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.When your cruise ship docks, depart Skagway for a 10-mile (16 km) van tour along the coastline to the Chilkoot Trail trailhead and then enjoy 1.5 to 2 hours of hiking and 45 minutes on the raft. Have your camera ready for occasional wildlife sightings both on land and in the water.
• 4 hours
Journey to the Arctic Circle from Fairbanks for a first-hand experience of the Earth’s northernmost circle of latitude. Here, in the summer and winter, the sky is completely dark or light for 24 hours a day! Travel along the famous Dalton Highway and spot wildlife as you cross the Yukon River. When you arrive, learn about the area’s indigenous Eskimo culture, take a walk with your guide, snap photos of the arctic landscape, and enjoy lunch amidst the incredible surroundings. You’ll take home an official Arctic Circle certificate to commemorate this amazing Alaska experience. Be sure to bundle up! This small-group tour is limited to eight people, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
• 12.5 hours
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 along the way. Bring your passport.
• 3 hours
The 5-hour Kenai Fjords wildlife cruise ventures 55 miles round-trip and discovers wildlife found in and around the pristine waters of Resurrection Bay. A National Park Ranger will be onboard to narrate your cruise as you experience wildlife and visit massive bird rookeries and sea lion colonies, stopping along the route to view passing whales and otters. Enhance your cruising experience with the purchase of our all-you-can-eat Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet, served onboard while you cruise.
• 5 hours
Join us for a 1.5-hour ride aboard a state-of-the-art amphibian that will amaze you by transforming from bus to boat! Enjoy both a harbor tour through the Tongass Narrows and a Ketchikan city tour. Your entertaining tour guide will enhance your experience with informative narration about the sights you see. Journey aboard a coast guard certified and inspected amphibian vehicle.
• 1.5 hours
Wildlife lovers and nature enthusiasts, this small-group safari in Banff is for you. On this 2-hour wildlife tour, explore a variety of Banff's beautiful landscapes in the evening, giving you the best chance to observe animals in their natural environment. Your knowledgeable guide will teach you how Alaska's national parks strive to protect animals and their habitat.
• 2 hours
From late December through early May, thousands of humpback whales migrate to the warm waters of Hawaii. Catch a glimpse of the magnificent mammals on a whale-watching excursion from Waikiki. Venture out on the water with a small group of people to witness the humpback whales breach, play or feed around you. Your guide guarantees sightings, and in the rare event that you don’t see any supersize stars, you get to do the 2-hour tour again for free!
• 2 hours
Travel by trolley through Earthquake Park and historic neighborhoods on this one-hour Anchorage tour. Take a comfortable seat in one of three regularly operating cable cars for sights such as seaplanes descending on Lake Spenard and Lake Hood, and moose (safely) crossing the road. Guides with family ties to the area provide unique insight into the local history and culture in Alaska's most populous city. Bonus: This budget-friendly tour comes with a complimentary coupon booklet with some $200 in travel savings.
• 1 hour
Explore the wildlife highlights of Sitka on a 2-hour tour with knowledgeable local guides who share their expertise on this remarkable and beautiful area. Walk among the towering totem poles of Sitka National Historical Park, watch the antics of the brown bears at Fortress of the Bear, and gaze at the breathtaking scenery around Sitka. You’ll also see Japonski Island, the O’Connell Bridge, Alaska Pioneer Home, Sheldon Jackson Museum and St Michael’s Cathedral. This small-group tour ensures a more personalized experience.
• 2 hours
Take advantage of your next port in Juneau, Alaska, to embark on an informative whale-watching cruise. Your captain will guide you through pristine waters as you look for whales, sea lions and bald eagles. Enjoy a delicious local snack and learn about the area from an onboard naturalist. Discover the beauty below and above the blue waters in the outdoor lovers’ paradise. And don’t worry — you’ll be back at the port in time to board your cruise ship.
• 3 hours