Skagway, Alaska Overview

The picturesque town of Skagway is famous for it's hospitality, sightseeing and recreational opportunities. Visitors can enjoy scenic views of Laughton glacier and Parsons Peak, or take an evening walk across the swinging foot bridge to Yakatania point, where bald eagles and harbor seals fish for supper. No matter what you decide to do, you will be amazed with the sights and activities in and around Skagway.

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Yukon Sightseeing Tour

Yukon Scenic Sightseeing Tour from SkagwayYour spectacular Yukon Sightseeing Tour begins with a narr...

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Bennett Scenic Journey

Lake Bennett Scenic Journey Train Ride Day Tour in Skagway, AlaskaTravel along the same route that t...

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White Pass Tour Deluxe

Join a 3-hour highlights tour of Skagway with a knowledgeable guide. Hear stories from the Gold Rush...

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Chilkoot Lake Wildlife Kayak Tour - Haines

Chilkoot Lake State Park Kayaking & Wildlife Trip from Skagway AKBreak away from the crowds of Skagw...

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    This gold rush town stands on the edge of the Tongass National Forest, offering a glimpse into the remote wilderness that makes up most of the state.

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by staceyface1

Skagway was my favorite port on this itinerary. We rented Jeeps at the popcorn place and drove up into Yukon and Carcross. Just gorgeous, even in the pouring rain! Stopped at the Red Onion Saloon on our way back to the ship. Really great day! Can’t wait to go back someday!

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by barkekk

White Pass Railway is a must!!! Incredible views. We rode the train up just over the Canadian border and our shuttle driver picked us up there and drove us back down. They stop and let you take pics on the way down. This is a good one all ages would enjoy.

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by eggguy254

Besides Victoria, this was my favorite stop. I understand that the train can be cool but I think we got a much better value by renting a jeep from DIY rentals and driving into the Yukon. We had the whole day, could stop whenever we wanted, could go farther and it was less than half of what the train would have cost us. Saw a couple of black bears at Emerald Lake and crossed paths with a momma and baby moose. Skagway has a beautiful waterfront area and the locals were very friendly.

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