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Skagway City and White Pass Summit

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Start with a tour of historic Skagway, and learn of its lawless days during the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897-99 and travel through the White Pass Summit with lots of stops along the way to photograph the beautiful scenery.
4.5 Stars250 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Scenic Waterfall Adventure

Price: $75.00   Sale Price: $65.00   Save: $10.00
When you stop in Skagway, there is no better scenic and relaxing ride to the area’s beautiful waterfall destinations, both in the state and along the Klondike Highway into Canada.

Shore Excursion Size: Standard

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Not Included

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Helicopter Glacier Discovery

Price: $359.00
Likely To Sell Out
Take an exhilarating ride above the magnificent Skagway glaciers on this once in a lifetime Skagway glacier helicopter tour.
5 Stars179 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

White Pass Summit Rail and Bus Excursion

Price: $175.00
See more of Alaska on this scenic excursion that combines the best of the White Pass Railroad with a bus tour along a different route with stops along the way.
5 Stars192 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours 45 Minutes

Self-Guided Jeep to the Yukon

Price: Starting at $359.00
Experience the breathtaking Klondike Highway from the seat of your very own Jeep! See stunning waterfalls, spot wildlife and much more as you journey deep into the Yukon Territory to the popular Emerald Lake.
5 Stars6 Reviews
Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Alpine Lake Canoe Adventure from Skagway

Price: $185.00
Here's your chance to follow in the wake of the Gold Rush era trappers and prospectors on this half day, moderate canoe tour at Summit Lake.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Water

Food/Beverage: Snack, Beverage Included

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Water
Food/Beverage: Snack, Beverage Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes

Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Rafting from Skagway

Price: $215.00
Enjoy an exciting raft trip down the Chilkat River through the famous Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve, the world's largest concentration of Bald Eagles. You will observe an array of wildlife along your rafting adventure, followed by a picnic lunch.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Active

Food/Beverage: Lunch and snack.

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

5 Stars11 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active
Food/Beverage: Lunch and snack.
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Chilkoot Lake Canoeing

Price: $199.00
A motor-assisted voyageur canoe journey awaits you on the gorgeous Chilkoot Lake, where you will be amazed at Alaska’s striking beauty. Relax, take photos, and search for wildlife in the inlets and coves on this impressive adventure.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Beverages/Lunch

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Beverages/Lunch
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Chilkoot Lake Wildlife Kayak Tour - Haines

Price: $215.00
Break away from the crowds of Skagway for some kayaking in a true naturalist's paradise: Haines, Alaska. The trip begins with a 45-minute catamaran ride along the steep-walled fjords, which connect Skagway to Haines.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Active

Food/Beverage: Box lunch

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

4.5 Stars26 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Box lunch
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Chilkoot Wilderness and Wildlife Viewing Tour - Haines

Price: $209.00
Leave the crowds of Skagway behind and visit Chilkoot Lake State Park in Haines. The trip begins with a high-speed catamaran ride along the steep-walled fjords which connect Skagway to Haines. Upon arrival in Haines, you will meet your expert naturalist guide for a tour of Chilkoot Lake State Park to view its spectacular scenery and diverse wildlife.
4.5 Stars17 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Boxed lunch
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Extended Summit Drive

Price: $140.00
Explore some of North America's most stunning wilderness and travel into the Yukon, Canada's westernmost territory.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Lunch Included

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

5 Stars2 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Hike, Float and Summit

Price: $229.00
On this active tour from Skagway, hike the Chilkoot Trail, float the Taiya River, and view the top of the scenic White Pass summit.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Snack, Beverage Included

Activity Level: Difficult

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

5 Stars4 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Snack, Beverage Included
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Historic Gold Rush Scenic Drive

Price: $60.00
Take this wonderful opportunity on a brief but comprehensive tour to experience what everyday life is like in Skagway and marvel at the panoramic, scenic beauty that surrounds it as you discover where the historic Gold Rush all began.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Not Included

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Inside Passage Sea Kayaking

Price: $229.00
Every summer a handful of adventurous explorers set out to paddle the 1,300-mile Inside Passage from Washington to Alaska. Take your turn on the water from Haines and see what the allure is all about.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Lunch Included

Activity Level: Difficult

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

5 Stars1 Review
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Nature Tour to Dyea

Price: $99.00
This unique tour offers an exploration to where both nature and history merge to create a ghost town. Discover Dyea where at one time over 8000 people lived, but today is a quiet monument that has gone to sleep in the protected Klondike National Historic Park.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic, Active

Food/Beverage: Not Included

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Rock Climb and Zip Line Combo

Price: $195.00
This adventure is perfect for all abilities, if you are looking for your first climbing or zip lining experience, or even experienced guests looking for a challenge.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Beverages / Snacks Included

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes

5 Stars4 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Beverages / Snacks Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes

Skagway Golf

Price: $199.00
Welcome to one of the most unique golf courses in the world, located on tidelands where you can golf in the splendor of Alaska.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Snacks, Beverages Included

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

4.5 Stars2 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Snacks, Beverages Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

White Pass Mountaineering Adventure

Price: $439.00
Calling all adrenaline junkies: Get your fix with this jaw dropping mountain climb in the alpine wonderland of White Pass.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Outdoor

Food/Beverage: Lunch Included

Activity Level: Difficult

Shore Excursion Duration: 9 Hours

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Outdoor
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 9 Hours

White Pass Summit and Yukon Suspension Bridge

Price: $119.00
Relive the Klondike Gold Rush days with this exciting tour of Skagway and White Pass Summit. Test your nerves with a walk across a 200-foot pedestrian cable suspension bridge over the Tutshi River Canyon.
5 Stars20 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: None
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

White Pass Summit by Bus

Price: $55.00
Take an 18-mile ride along the famous Klondike Highway from Skagway to Tormented Valley to see waterfalls, glaciers, historic sites and more. Plenty of photo ops.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: None
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Wildlife Safari and Bear Viewing - Haines

Price: $239.00
The Chilkat River is home to some of the best bear and wildlife viewing in Alaska, and this tour offers easy roadside viewing access! Travel to Haines and discover magnificent wildlife and breathtaking views with an experienced naturalist as your guide, see and learn about the plants and animals that make up the ‘wilds’ of Alaska.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic, Water/Beach

Food/Beverage: Lunch Included.

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included.
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Yukon Klondike Adventure by Bus

Price: $135.00
Join the fun and excitement on this fascinating bus tour that will guarantee to captivate you in ways you would never imagine.

Shore Excursion Size: Standard

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic

Food/Beverage: Meal

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

5 Stars1 Review
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Meal
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Helicopter Dog Sledding Adventure

Price: $617.00
Enjoy an authentic Alaskan adventure that combines the unmatched scenery of touring the expansive winter wilderness from a helicopter with taking part in the Alaskan tradition of dog sledding.
5 Stars36 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Ocean Raft Adventure

Price: $155.00
This intimate thrill-ride is designed to get you extra close to the rugged shoreline while zipping along the fjord in custom-built ribs.
5 Stars48 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Bennett Scenic Journey

Price: $280.00
Breathtaking sights await on this beautiful ride along the Klondike Highway to and from Skagway. Gorgeous waterfalls, rivers, mountains, glaciers, and more sights await.
5 Stars44 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 8 Hours

Yukon Rail and Bus Adventure

Price: $240.00
Where other train trips stop at the gate to the Yukon, this all day adventure takes you deep into the Yukon for the majestic scenery you came to see. This is the ultimate Skagway Train and Bus Adventure.
5 Stars115 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 7 Hours 30 Minutes

Scenic Skagway Float

Price: $95.00
Combine sightseeing and rafting on this relaxing excursion that is perfect for all ages.
4.5 Stars47 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Snack Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Scenic Hike and Float

Price: $135.00
Combine active hiking in the footsteps of the stampeders along the Chilkoot Trail with a scenic float on the the river on this half day program.
4.5 Stars65 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Snack Included
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Yukon Sightseeing Tour

Price: $95.00
For those who want to experience and photograph the incredible beauty of the Yukon, journey beyond the White Pass Summit Area, even further into this unspoiled world on this Skagway tour.
5 Stars53 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes

Deluxe Yukon Sightseeing Tour

Price: $139.00
Travel beyond the White Pass Summit Area to savor majestic mountain vistas, pristine lakes, and crisp, clean air on this full day outing.
5 Stars100 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Yukon Dog Musher Adventure Tour

Price: $219.00
This full day tour takes you deep into the beauty of the Yukon Territory to see first hand how mush dogs are trained in the summertime without snow.
5 Stars53 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp and Salmon Bake

Price: $65.00
At the foot of White Pass, nestled beside a waterfall, discover Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp and Salmon Bake. Feast on Alaskan salmon grilled over an alder wood fire. After your meal, enjoy panning for gold, the waterfall and the authentic exhibits of Liarsville.

Shore Excursion Size: Standard

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic

Food/Beverage: Salmon Bake, Beverages Included

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

4.5 Stars43 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Salmon Bake, Beverages Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Jet Boat Adventure from Skagway

Price: $229.00
Experience the wilderness Alaska is famous for on this narrated river tour. The Chilkat Eagle Preserve showcases breathtaking sights sure to leave a lasting impression.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic, Water/Beach

Food/Beverage: Lunch, Beverage Included

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

4.5 Stars6 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Lunch, Beverage Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Chilkoot Lake Nature and Wildlife Viewing

Price: Starting at $550.00/person
Experience the bear-viewing opportunity of a lifetime with this private tour of Chilkoot Lake State Park. Afterward, stop at a historic cannery then enjoy a delicious lunch whipped up by a celebrity chef.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Water

Food/Beverage: Meal

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water
Food/Beverage: Meal
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Chilkoot Lake Nature and Wildlife Viewing with Glacier Flightseeing

Price: Starting at $981.00/person
Take a walk on the wild side of Alaska with this combination plane and boat tour. Soar past glaciers, get up close and personal with the animals, then be treated to lunch by a celebrity chef.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Water

Food/Beverage: Meal

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water
Food/Beverage: Meal
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Chilkoot Lake Wildlife Kayak Tour

Price: Starting at $551.00/person
Enjoy the kayaking adventure of a lifetime with this private wildlife kayaking tour at Chilkoot Lake. Get up close to many animal such as bald eagles, brown bears, sockeye salmon, and much more.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Water

Food/Beverage: Meal, Beverage

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water
Food/Beverage: Meal, Beverage
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Flightseeing and Rafting Adventure

Price: Starting at $962.00/person
Explore the natural beauty of Alaska 4 different ways during this exciting day tour. Fly over Glacial Bay National Park, take a drive along Haines Highway, ride a catamaran across the Lynn Canal, and raft through the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Water

Food/Beverage: Meal, Beverage

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water
Food/Beverage: Meal, Beverage
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Rafting

Price: Starting at $540.00/person
Enjoy an exciting, private raft trip down the Chilkat River through the famous Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve, the world's largest concentration of Bald Eagles. You will observe an array of wildlife along your, followed by a picnic lunch.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included.

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included.
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Chilkat Valley Photography Tour in Haines

Price: Starting at $539.00/person
On this picturesque, private tour you will travel with a professional photographer and guide to the scenic Chilkat Valley in Haines.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included.

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 minutes

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included.
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Hike, Float and Summit

Price: Starting at $310.00/person
This private, active tour in Skagway will allow you to hike the Chilkoot Trail, float the Taiya River and view the top of the scenic White Pass summit.

Shore Excursion Size: Private

Shore Excursion Type: Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: Lunch Included.

Activity Level: Difficult

Shore Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included.
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Skagway Tours & Shore Excursions in Alaska

Though Skagway is a small city, home to less than one thousand people, there is something for every visitor. Here at Shore Excursions Group, we make sure that you have something to enjoy in this scenic and petite city. For the adventurous types, we offer Skagway Excursions for hikers, boaters, bikers, kayakers, and those who love the thrill of Jeeps and helicopters. For the more laid-back tourist, we have Alaskan cruise excursions for photographers, gold miners, and anyone who simply wants to discover the breathtaking beauty of the Skagway wilderness and wildlife. Experience the best shore excursions when docked in Skagway.

Top Skagway Excursions include:

Note that the following are sample tours and may not work with your itinerary. Find excursions for your cruise itinerary here.

Skagway may be small, but it is packed with some of the best sightseeing opportunities in the entire nation. Nestled in the northernmost reaches of the Inside Passage, it features a wide variety of entertainment venues, streets lined with wooden boardwalks, and restored buildings that look just as they did 100 years ago! Explore Alaska's wild interiors through our Skagway excursions by riding the White Pass & Yukon Railway, Zip lining your way through some of Alaska's largest pines, or by taking a heart-pumping glacier ATV tour! Noted for its friendly inhabitants and exceptional hospitality, our comprehensive list of Skagway shore excursions and tours offers visitors all the amenities they desire for a relaxing, adventurous and unforgettable vacation.

Skagway excursions to Alaska port.