- Explore some of the highlights of Whitehorse which includes Klondike National Historic Site and the Yukon Wildlife Preserve.
- Enjoy a scenic afternoon cruise from Skagway along the beautiful and pristine fjord of the Lynn Canal.
- Spend a day at Kluane National Park, a World Heritage Site and home to Canada's highest peak, Mount Logan.
- Visit some of Dawson City's historical sights such as the SS Keno, The Grand Palace Theatre and Diamond Tooth Gertie’s Casino to name a few.
- Best time to travel MAY - SEP
- Accommodation Throughout
- Car Hire
- Domestic Flights
- International Flights
This fly drive takes you through the wide open spaces and sparsely populated territory of Yukon, situated in the upper Northwest corner of Canada. Visit historical gold rush towns and drive through jaw-dropping natural landscapes, look out for local wildlife such as caribou, wolves and grizzly bears.
This tour also takes in Skagway, Haines and Tok in Alaska, as well as visiting Kluane National Park with its majestic mountain peaks, home of Mount Logan, Canada's highest peak and the world's largest non-polar ice fields. With one-quarter of Yukons population being of Aboriginal ancestry and First nations people, you will have numerous opportunities to learn of their culture, arts, crafts and cuisines.
Take time to explore historic Dawson City which is bursting with heritage sites and attractions such as Diamond Tooth Gertie's Casino with its legal gambling tables and 'Can-Can' floor shows.
This self-drive holiday through Yukon rewards you with unique history, scenery, wildlife and experiences unlike anywhere else in Canada. For those with more time to spare this itinerary can be adapted to include the Dempster highway through the spectacular subarctic scenery of Tombstone Provincial Park and cross the Arctic Circle. There are opportunities to extend your fly drive in to Alaska and visit Denali National Park, Fairbanks, Anchorage and Seward.
Day 1 Travel to Whitehorse
Day 2 Whitehorse
Day 3 Whitehorse (Yukon Wildlife Preserve)
Day 4 Whitehorse to Skagway (110 miles)
Day 5 Skagway to Haines (ferry duration 1 hour), (driving 5 miles)
Day 6 Haines to Haines Junction (147 miles)
Day 7 Kluane National Park
Day 8 Haines Junction to Tok (290 miles)
Day 9 Tok to Dawson City (185 miles)
Day 10 Dawson City
Day 11 Dawson City
Day 12 Dawson City to Whitehorse (333 miles) to UK
1/12 - Vancouver
2/12 - Miles Canyon, Just South of Whitehorse
3/12 - Canadian Lynx
4/12 - Tagish Lake, Yukon
5/12 - Young Moose on The Chilkat River, Alaska
6/12 - Dall Sheep on The Mountain Slopes Of Kluane National Park
7/12 - Kluane National Park
8/12 - Dall Sheep on The Mountain Slopes Of Kluane National Park
9/12 - Views over Dawson City & Yukon River
10/12 - Dawson City Can-Can Show - Courtesy Government of Yukon
11/12 - Dawson City, Yukon
12/12 - Five Finger Rapids