Royal Alaska, Yukon & Cruise

From Vancouver to Whitehorse, enjoy a luxury Alaska Cruise through the infamous Inside Passage, Juneau & Skagway before exploring Alaska on a 19 day tour.

19 Days
Vancouver to Whitehorse
From (NZD)
$ 13,285
$ 12,785
Dates & Pricing

2020 Vancouver > Whitehorse

Tour Map
Tour Code:
RACI
Duration:
19 days
Departure City:
Vancouver
Return City:
Whitehorse

19 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Vancouver > Alaskan Cruise

    Welcome to Vancouver (please book flights to arrive by 11am). Today, board your luxurious cruise ship. Check into your Verandah Stateroom on the Holland America ms Westerdam or ms Noordam.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Cruising the Inside Passage

    Spend the day cruising the Inside Passage, one of the world’s most spectacular waterways.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Ketchikan

    Today, see Alaska’s first city, known as the ‘salmon capital of the world’.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Juneau

    Explore Alaska’s tiny state capital, only accessible by air or sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Skagway

    Wander through historic Skagway where echoes of the Gold Rush era can still be seen.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Glacier Bay

    Enter the iceberg-strewn waters of Glacier Bay National Park. A National Park Ranger will help you spot wildlife, while explaining glacial activity.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Scenic Cruising

    Enjoy the luxurious amenities and wide array of activities on the final day of your Alaskan cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Seward > Anchorage

    Disembark in Seward and take a scenic rail journey past magnificent glaciers, canyons and waterfalls. Check into Hotel Captain Cook after a short orientation tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Anchorage

    Discover Alaska’s largest city on a city tour of Anchorage.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  10. Day 10 - Anchorage > Talkeetna

    Travel north to Denali State Park, stopping in at the quirky town of Talkeetna en route. Enjoy a Special Stay at the lovely Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - McKinley Explorer Train > Denali

    Relax on board the full-dome McKinley Explorer as you travel through spectacular landscapes to Denali National Park. Enjoy a two night Special Stay at the McKinley Chalet Resort and enjoy the Music of Denali Dinner Show.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Denali

    Freechoice

    Today, explore the rugged Alaskan wilderness through a range of handcrafted activities.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Denali > Fairbanks

    Visit Husky Homestead, home of four-time Iditarod champion Jeff King. Enjoy a warm welcome and gain insight into rural Alaskan lifestyle while getting to know a champion Iditarod team. Check into the Westmark Fairbanks Hotel for a two night stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Fairbanks

    Learn of Alaska’s gold mining history. View the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, then board a replica of the Tanana Valley Railroad to Gold Dredge 8. This afternoon, board an authentic sternwheeler for a cruise along one of Alaska’s great rivers.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  15. Day 15 - Fairbanks > Dawson City, Yukon

    Fly to Dawson City, once the heart of the Klondike Gold Rush. Two night stay at the Westmark Inn Dawson.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Dawson City

    Freechoice

    Choose how you wish to spend your day in Dawson City.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  17. Day 17 - Dawson City > Whitehorse

    Fly to Whitehorse for a two night stay at the Raven Inn or similar.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  18. Day 18 - Whitehorse

    Visit the Yukon Wildlife Preserve to see wildlife in their natural habitat, including moose, caribou, lynx and bison. Afternoon is at leisure. Enjoy a farewell dinner as your journey draws to a close.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Whitehorse

    Transfer to Whitehorse airport for your homeward flight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Highlights
  • Relive the days of gold-rush fever with an exploration of the Yukon’s quirky Dawson City
  • Explore Yukon Wildlife Preserve, teeming with magnificent beasts including moose, caribou, lynx and bison. Most four-legged creatures outnumber humans in this remote region
  • Relax in the breathtaking Alaskan wilderness with special stays at boutique Princess lodges in Mt McKinley and Denali National Park
  • Discover one of Alaska’s great rivers on board an authentic sternwheeler

5-star luxury inclusions
  • Your choice of Freechoice activities
  • 2 memorable Scenic Special Stays
  • Fully escorted by expert local Tour and Cruise Directors
  • Luxury group touring with knowledgeable local guides
  • All internal flights
  • All tipping and gratuities

Pricing & Availability