Explore the best of Yukon and Alaska on one of these camping or hotel sightseeing van tour. Discover the land of the midnight sun, the land of rivers, deep blue lakes and magnificent alpine scenery. Superb regions, untouched wilderness, adventures, legends and tremendous scenery are just a few words to describe Alaska and the Yukon. If you would like to share some of these highlights and look beyond the common tourist routes, don't hesitate to book this fantastic van adventure.
The camping tour is a complete northern experience that cannot be matched. You'll hike two national parks, Kluane in Canada and Denali in America, and trek into the Tombstone Mountain area of northern Yukon. Beginning in Whitehorse, the tour will make its way to Skagway, the first official Alaskan city, and ferry to nearby Haines, a town nestled on the edge of the ocean.
There's a visit to Dawson, where Diamond Tooth Gerties' can can girls will prance across the stage, while you try your luck at blackjack or the slots. You'll also get to try your hand at gold panning, the ultimate pioneer experience. For a little extra, you can fly onto a glacier, river raft down the Tatshenshini River or spend a day fishing.
If you prefer a bit more luxury on your tour then the hotel-based road trip offers the very best of Canada's Yukon and Alaska while staying in comfortable hotels along the route.
Departing from Whitehorse, the Yukon's capital, this classic roundtrip van tour travels through some of North America's most pristine wilderness landscapes, spectacular scenery communities on modern highways following ancient wildlife corridors, historic First Nations trading routes and Gold Rush trails. Along the way, you will experience a vast array of impressive mountain ranges, cascading glaciers, First Nations culture and unique Gold Rush history.
This tour visits three of the North's most famous national parks, including Yukon's Kluane - home to Canada's tallest mountain and the world's largest ice-field (non-polar); Denali, North America's premier wildlife viewing location and home to the tallest mountain on the continent; and guests can join an optional tour to the all-marine Kenai Fjords National Park, which offers North's premier marine life viewing. All this and more awaits you in the Land of the Midnight Sun!