Make the most of your vacation with a shore and land excursion that appeals to your interests. Knowledgeable, professional guides lead all excursions and offer special insights into the culture, history, wildlife, and geology of each destination. Discover first-hand how islanders went about the business of growing, harvesting and refining sugar in 18th century Barbados. Take an invigorating mush across a snow-covered glacier aboard an Alaskan dogsled. Or stroll through the maze of tiny streets in Mykonos, the birthplace of Apollo.
This family friendly tour provides the highlights of the Alaska Gold Rush with a Salmon and Rib buffet. First, climb aboard the White Pass and Yukon Railway and ascend into the scenic mountains, hearing stories of the miners who made this sojourn on foot more than a century ago. Arriving in Fraser you'll board a motor coach and travel back to Skagway and the Klondike Gold Dredge. Enjoy a few laughs with a cast of costumed characters, straight from 1898, who will help you "strike it rich" by panning for gold in heated troughs. Savor wild Alaskan salmon and country spare ribs and assorted side dishes at the buffet. Bring your passport.
Discover Liarsville Gold Rush Trail Camp, so named for the journalists dispatched to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush who fabricated tall-tales from this location. An all-you-can-eat feast in the forest includes wild Alaskan-caught salmon freshly grilled over an alder wood fire with assorted side dishes. After your meal, visit the gold rush era trail camp where you will meet a cast of sourdoughs and dance hall girls will entertain you with melodrama. Learn the art of gold panning and be set free in the Liarsville gold fields, where you're guaranteed to find gold in every pan! Have your picture taken with one of the dance hall girls or the camp's lovable mascot, an Alaskan malamute.
Immerse yourself in Alaskan history and adventure! This exclusive tour gives full access to all tour venues at the Klondike Gold Fields. Experience the most popular attractions all in one place, complete with lunch! Meet a real-life Iditarod musher and his team of sled dogs, including the puppies. Pan for gold and tour an original Klondike Gold Dredge. Feel the cold of the Klondike winter in the 40 Below Experience. Heat up with the Klondike Grill and sample liquid gold at the Gold Rush Restaurant & Brewery. Great family fun in an idyllic setting awaits you at the Klondike Gold Fields where everyone will strike it rich!
Important: Please remember you have up to 4 days prior to your sail date to purchase your regular shore excursions online. If you are within the 4 days, you will then need to purchase your shore excursions onboard; land excursions would need to be purchased directly through your Tour Director on the land portion of the Alaska Cruisetour. For example, if you are sailing on October 18, you can make Shore & Land Excursion purchases online until October 13.