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City and Mountain Summit Shore Excursion in Skagway

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    What to Expect
    The professional drivers are also the tour guides providing a history of Skagway, and the Klondike Gold Rush, plus current day Skagway

    8am tour departs from the exit of Ship security, guests will be greeted by one of the representatives.

    11:30am tour departs from Yukon Heath's Popcorn Emporium located at 480 Broadway.

    On the way to the White Pass, will take you through the historic downtown district of Skagway, which features buildings dating back to the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897-99. Once leaving the town of Skagway, you will travel the Klondike Highway through the White Pass, following the historic trail the gold miners took to the gold fields. 

    Ample stops to take photographs to remember your visit to the town, such as the "Welcome to Alaska" sign, Bridal Veil falls, Tormented Valley, where the movie "The Big White" with Robin Williams and Disney's "White Fang" was filmed, which is a story based during the Klondike Gold Rush.

    Minimal walking or you can stay on the bus. It is all up to you.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Yukon Heath's Popcorn Emporium or Skagway Cruise Port for 8am departure only
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional Driver/guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Port pickup available on 8am tour.
    • Buses can accommodate up to 32 people, with public address system for easy listening.
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks - coffee, hot dogs, snacks available in Yukon Heath's Popcorn Emporium or throughout Skagway
    • Gratuities (recommended) - Our professional drivers always appreciate a tip.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please NOTE ALL 8 a.m. tours depart from your dock. Please arrive 15 minutes ahead of departure time. Don't forget your Passports! 1130 and 230 pm City Summit - departs from Yukon Heath's Popcorn Emporium, located at 485 Broadway Avenue, Skagway, AK 99840 (see map below). Please plan to arrive at our office 30 minutes early. If you have any questions, please contact us.
    • Collapsible non-electric wheelchairs/walkers can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • US and Canadian Citizens: Must bring a government-issued photo ID and proof of citizenship (US birth certificate or naturalization certificate) or a passport for re-entry to the United States. Children, ages 18 and under only require a birth certificate
    • Non-US Citizens: Either a Passport, I-94, Multiple Entry Visa or Resident Alien Card is required for re-entry to the United States
    • Operates in all weather conditions. Weather can vary greatly from one location to another, please dress in layers
    • Specific tour stops can be modified based on road conditions and weather.
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews bryan terrell bus tour great tour southeast tours a great story teller civil engineer come alive motor coach photo stops wonderful driver gold rush white pass shore excursion great sense of humor take pictures great pictures in town
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our tour guide Bryan was awesome. He was knowledgeable and entertaining. Unfortunately, the weather was very foggy and rainy so our view and photo opportunities were limited. Still a great tour.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Patti B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you want to see all there is to see in Skagway and save money, this tour is the one to get. Make sure you get Bryan. He is funny and knowledgeable. You get more things done and see more on this trip relative to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank solotraveler2020
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This tour was very enjoyable. Bryan Terrell, the mini-bus driver with the sweet mullet, was an outstanding tour guide. As we left Skagway, Bryan was a world of information. And his sense of humor was very enjoyable. Everyone on the bus felt at ease. In...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank EarlFordham
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The guide was interesting and we made several stops along the way to take pictures. The bus goes up to White Pass and slightly across the border into Canada, so you need to have your passport along. We got a view of the train across...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank WaysideTraveler
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I really enjoyed this tour. The scenery was amazing and Brian was a fantastic guide. Good mix of info, personal stories and humor. We definitely recommend!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Amy S
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    jennypvittery
    14 August 2019|
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    Response from bobbief747 | Reviewed this property |
    It was about 3 hours. Plenty of time to explore Skagway itself.
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    rong569
    27 June 2019|
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    Response from bobbief747 | Reviewed this property |
    If this person is able to get on the bus, a couple of steps up and down, this is still a great tour for sightseeing. Can request the front row seating behind the driver for good viewing. Otherwise, contact individual... More
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    21 May 2019|
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    Response from baird t | Reviewed this property |
    birth certificate or drivers license; best of all passport
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