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Do you have a layover, overnight, day trip, or an extended stay in Skagway and the surrounding area? Why not get out and take in some Skagway activities? We have 34 tour ideas.


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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

DIY Jeep Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 to 10.5 hrs
Priced From: USD 302.50


<ul> <li>Be your own guide!</li> <li>Drive your Jeep Wrangler into the Yukon, listening to our fully narrated audio guide.</li> <li>Experience all the benefits of a private tour and a rental car combined.</li> <li>It's your Jeep for the day, make it your way! No crowds, no lines, no stress.</li> <li>Don't forget to bring your Passport, camera and... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Skagway Scooter Gold Rush Adventure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 160.00


Join this fun-paced joy-ride through Skagway's history. Smell the ocean breeze and enjoy the wind in your hair as you experience some of Alaska's most pristine beauty. On this spectacular 3-hour, 18-mile ride through Skagway following a stunning ocean road along the Taiya Inlet, with plenty of opportunity to take some beautiful photos and possibly even see some wildlife.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Yukon Dog Sledding Adventure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 to 4.5 hrs
Priced From: USD 149.00


Always dreamed of going Dog Sledding’ It's time to make that dream come true!Take a stunning trip into the Yukon Territory in comfort! Enjoy the beautiful scenery, look for wildlife and stop at several scenic view points on your way to Iditarod racer, Michelle Phillips' Mushers Camp!Once we have arrived at our destination, you will have plenty of time to hang out with some... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Yukon Sightseeing Adventure by Hummer

Skagway, USA
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 161.70


Your small caravan of explorers retrace the historic Trail of '98 from Skagway to Canada's Yukon Territory as you take the wheel of an automatic, four-wheel-drive Hummer H3 SUV along the Klondike Highway, with a stop in the historic Yukon town of Carcross and Emerald Lake, a highlight of the Yukon. An interactive radio allows everyone in the caravan to listen in as your guide regales you with tales of the gold... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Chilkoot Horseback Adventure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 159.00


If horses are more your style, then you're in luck! As the only horseback excursion in Southeast Alaska, you'll ride you through the lush portions of the Tongass National Forest and past the old ghost town of Dyea! Your guides will tell you the tales of the area's storied gold rush beginnings! Before you know it, you'll emerge onto the flats with an immaculate view of the Taiya inlet. Unleash your inner cowboy and come... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Glacier Point ATV Exploration

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 359.00


On this breathtaking Safari you'll take a 60 minute boat ride out to the Davidson Glacier filled with the potential for wildlife including whales, bald eagles, sea lions, and mountain goats! Once docked, you will be&nbsp;greeted&nbsp;and outfitted by your safety-oriented ATV guides. Before you know it, you'll be rumbling through miles of pristine, remote forest all with the breathtaking Davidson Glacier as the... Read More

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Bike & Mountain Bike Tours

Skagway Triple Adventure Tour: Bike, Hike, and Raft

Skagway, USA
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 189.00


This is a perfect tour for those seeking to spend their time outdoors in Skagway, Alaska. During this 5.5 hour tour, bike through the rainforest, hike on the historic Chilkoot Trail, and enjoy a leisurely float down the Taiya River.

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Bike & Mountain Bike Tours

White Pass Train and Bicycle Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 219.00


Board the historic White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad to Fraser Station, British Columbia Canada. Then switch to a bike for the fifteen mile guided coast from summit to sea back to Skagway.

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Cultural Tours

White Pass Summit and Yukon Suspension Bridge Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 99.00


This small group tour provides a wonderful opportunity to view the stunning scenery of the White Pass and the surrounding area with a local, high quality guide. Your three hour tour from Skagway, Alaska to the White Pass Summit and the Yukon Suspension Bridge is sure to be a highlight of your trip.

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Cultural Tours

Glacier Point Wilderness Safari

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 219.00


On this breathtaking Safari you'll take a 60 minute boat ride out to the Davidson Glacier filled with the potential for wildlife including whales, bald eagles, sea lions, and mountain goats! Once docked, you'll take a short hike (1/4 mile) to our canoes and then you'll make your way out to the glacier itself! Prepare yourself to take in the sheer immensity and majesty of the Davidson Glacier. You can't have any... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Grizzly Falls Ziplining Expedition

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 169.00


Are you looking for a fun, fast, and exhilarating excursion’ Then you're in the right place! Get ready to wind through the Tongas national rainforest while soaring over glacially fed waterfalls. Did we mention that we have more lines than any other zipline course in Alaska’

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Cultural Tours

Sled Dog Discovery in Skagway

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 129.00


We know almost everyone is a puppy lover! Get ready for puppy overload because you're about to ride with a team of 16 powerful huskies many of which are veterans of the Iditarod! This is how their mushers keep them in shape during the summer season. And afterwards, you'll cuddle with adorable Alaskan Husky puppies that will one day grow up to be sled dogs themselves! Learn what it takes from both musher and sled dog to become... Read More

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Dining Experiences

Skagway Salmon Bake at Historical Liarsville Camp

Skagway, USA
Duration: 1.5 hours
Priced From: USD 48.30


A trip to Skagway just isn't complete without experiencing an authentic Alaskan salmon bake. During this 1.5-hour outing, dine on delicious Alaskan fare including wild Alaskan salmon and many more tasty treats. Enjoy your meal in the village of Liarsville, a re-created Gold Rush-era mining camp where after your all-you-can-eat buffet, you will have free time to explore the area, visit the Gold Rush-era exhibitions and... Read More

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Eco Tours

Skagway Yukoner Half-Day Journey

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 65.00


Inhale the vastness of the wilderness as your bus meanders up the Yukon Territory.  Gold rushers blinded by the pursuit of riches, didn't see the beauty of the land as they traveled to the gold fields. Opportunity awaits you for a different reason to climb the Yukon Highway. Make this three and a half hour journey to understand the Yukon's stunning vistas and wildlife.

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Half-day Tours

White Pass Deluxe Tour from Skagway

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 45.00


Join a 3-hour highlights tour of Skagway with a knowledgeable guide. Hear stories from the Gold Rush and see amazing waterfalls, azure glaciers and mountain views that seem to never end. Visit the Gold Rush Cemetery and a sub-arctic Alpine valley called Tormented Valley, where everything is dwarfed and distorted. Travel in comfort aboard a 24-passenger mini-bus with bucket seats and large windows, perfect for sightseeing... Read More

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Jet Boats & Speed Boats

Jet Boat Adventure and Haines Highlights - Skagway Departure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 199.00


Experience the true wilderness of Alaska via jet boat tour in the heart of the Eagle Preserve! Explore miles of the stunning Chilkat River System. Your small group tour starts with a ferry ride to Haines. Then up the scenic byway to where your boat awaits you. Wildlife and scenery opportunities... Read More

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Rafting - Skagway Departure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 203.00


Treat yourself to a small group rafting and scenic driving tour through the famous Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. This is a scenic float trip (no whitewater) through the home of the largest bald eagle congregation in the world. Thousands of bald eagles travel here to feed on salmon in... Read More

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Chilkoot Wilderness and Wildlife Viewing - Skagway Departure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 193.00


<strong>Leave the crowds of Skagway behind and visit Chilkoot Lake State Park in Haines.<br /></strong><br />Your tour begins with a high-speed catamaran ride along the steep-walled fjords which connect Skagway to Haines. Over a dozen unnamed waterfalls drop... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Full-Day Tour of the Yukon

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 103.95


Spend time in port in Skagway enjoying a full-day shore excursion into the Yukon, Canada's westernmost territory. Explore some of North America's most stunning wilderness, stop for lunch at Caribou Crossing, a wildlife museum, and visit a dog-sled camp, where you can meet the adorable huskies... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Chilkoot Trail Hike and Float Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 99.75


The Chilkoot Hike and Float Tour is a great family-oriented hiking adventure along the world famous Chilkoot Trail. This wilderness hike takes place in the heart of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park and is Skagway's most affordable hiking and rafting adventure tour.<br /><br... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Half-Day Tour to the Yukon Border

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 68.25


Perfect for a short time in port, this Skagway shore excursion will show you a glimpse of Canada's legendary Yukon. On this half-day tour by mini-bus, you'll cross the border into Canada and drive along the Klondike Highway in British Columbia. As you travel, you'll see local landmarks and maybe... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: White Pass Summit and Skagway City Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 47.25


When your cruise ship docks in Skagway, enjoy a shore excursion to see the best sights of the city, and take in the views from the majestic White Pass Summit area. Following the Klondike Highway, you'll have the opportunity to photograph the Gold Rush Cemetery, Skagway Scenic Overlook and the... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Scenic River Float Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 78.75


Combine sightseeing and river rafting on this relaxing Skagway shore excursion. Enjoy a beautiful 10-mile (16-km) drive along the coast to the Dyea Valley, an old Gold Rush settlement rich with history. On the drive, you may spot seals, eagles and other wildlife. See the start of the famous Chilkoot Trail, where thousands journeyed in pursuit of gold in 1898.

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Authentic Salmon Bake in Historical Liarsville

Skagway, USA
Duration: 1.5 hours
Priced From: USD 48.30


An authentic Alaskan salmon bake is an experience not to be missed while in port in Skagway. During this 1.5-hour shore excursion, dine on delicious Alaskan fare including wild Alaskan salmon and many more tasty treats. You'll enjoy your outdoor meal in the village of Liarsville, a re-created Gold... Read More

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Half-Day ATV Shore Excursion With Glacier from Skagway

Skagway, USA
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 261.45


Glacier ATV tours are all about adventure, fun, and having a completely unique experience. During this 5-hour shore excursion you'll travel to Mineral Mountain on a brand new ATV with an experienced and professional tour guide who will safely drive you up for over 6 miles through beautiful forests... Read More

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Skagway City and Mountain Summit Shore Excursion

Skagway, USA
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 51.45


The Skagway City and Mountain Summit Tour highlights the best that Skagway has to offer!  On our way to the White Pass, we will take you through the historic downtown district of Skagway, which features buildings dating back to the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897-99.  Once we leave the town of Skagway, you will travel the Klondike Highway through the White Pass, following the historic trail the gold miners took to the... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Yukon Discovery Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 114.45


Take the ultimate Yukon experience with the Yukon Discovery Tour! Drive through the White Pass and into Canada and the Yukon Territory where you will see the Carcross Desert, Emerald Lake and have lunch at a dog mushing camp. Lunch, dog mushing camp, puppies, petting farm &amp; wildlife museum are included in the price of the tour!

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Half-Day Yukon Sightseeing Shore Excursion from Skagway

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 72.45


The Yukon Sightseeing Tour is especially formatted for those who want to experience and photograph the incredible beauty of the White Pass and Canada's Boreal forest. The Yukon Sightseeing tour will introduce you to Skagway's rich Klondike Gold Rush history and unbelievable wilderness. Journey... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Yukon Dog Sledding and Sightseeing Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 177.45


Ride with the some of the premier Alaska Racing Huskies, an educational Q &amp; A presentation on Mushing by our resident mushing experts, and a visit to the FREE Puppy Camp. Feel the excitement of riding with an experienced dog sled musher over cut trails through the Yukon... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Bennett Train Journey on the White Pass Rail

Skagway, USA
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 234.00


While in port in Skagway, hop aboard a replica vintage Gold Rush-era train for a scenic journey through the great Alaskan and Canadian wilderness. Traveling along the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway – an International Historic Civil Engineering Landmark – enjoy beautiful views of... Read More

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Skagway Shore Excursion: White Pass Summit Tour

Skagway, USA
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 46.66


While in port in Skagway, enjoy a 2.5-hour coach trip to the White Pass Summit, taking in the majestic mountain scenery of waterfalls, rivers, glaciers and forests along the way. Hear from your expert guide about Skagway's boom times during the 1898 gold rush. You'll be amazed at the natural beauty of the Alaskan wilderness and how far the gold-seekers traveled to try to hit pay dirt.

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Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Tour of Skagway

Skagway, USA
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 450.00


Take a tour with Skagway's only year round tour company. We have been introducing guests to our beautiful sites since 1992. Our vehicles are well maintained mini buses with bucket seats and big windows that will allow you to walk on and off. Fully narrated tours customized to your likes. Every stop allows you to get off and take pictures, enjoying the sites up close and personal.

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Ski & Snow

Sled Dog Adventure and Pan for Gold in the Yukon

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 79.00


Start in town or at your ship on this 4.5 hour adventure. Board our 15 to 25 passenger mini bus to explore the White Pass elevation 3292 feet all the way to the Yukon. With stops to get out and see amazing Waterfalls up to 3000 feet tall, Azure Glaciers, Alpine Valleys, Snow Capped Mountains and huge Mountain Lakes. Your Guide will tell you gold rush stories, lots of history, and information about the Plants and... Read More

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Yukon Dog Sledding Adventure

Skagway, USA
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 180.00


Always dreamed of going Dog Sledding’ It's time to make that dream come true!Take a stunning trip into the Yukon Territory in comfort in our brand new 2015 Ford Transit Vans! Enjoy the beautiful scenery, look for wildlife and stop at several scenic view points on your way to Iditarod racer, Michelle Phillips' Mushers Camp!Once we have arrived at our destination, you will... Read More

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