Explore this beautiful part of Canada with scenic drives and boat rides to historic towns and cities. Enjoy the spectacular Yukon river and Kluane National park and relive the historic gold rush era with goldmine tours and even try your hand at gold panning. This itinerary offers the very best of Canada's Yukon - all the highlights in one superb summer holiday adventure.
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Cross the Yukon River by state ferry and drive the Top of the World Highway towards Tok. Weather permitting, you'll experience stunning views of far reaching countryside from the Top of the World Highway. Head next towards the Taylor Highway to the Alaska Highway. At the intersection with the Alaska Highway continue east towards Beaver Creek, Canada.
The small town of Beaver Creek is a remote outpost in the Yukon very near to the Alaskan border. It's home to the White River First Nations tribe. Throughout the year this area offers an abundance of outdoor activities including snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in winter and excellent hiking in the warmer months.
Drive the Haines Highway along the perimeter of Kluane National Park towards Haines. Just 20 miles before Haines the highway leads through the Chilkat Valley and its Bald eagle preserve.
This 48,000 acre Preserve that spans over the Chilkat, Kleheni and Tsirku Rivers was established to protect and perpetuate the world's largest concentration of Bald Eagles and their critical habitat. It also sustains and protects the natural salmon runs. Overnight Haines.
Today is the last day and your flight back to the UK, however your adventure doens't have to end here. Perhap syou may want to extendyour stay and explore more of Canada and its popular cities or maybe you would like to include a trip to somewhere in the USA before flying back home.
Call the travel specialists at Bon Voyage to discuss your perfect Silver Trails - Summer in Yukon adventure.