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Chilkoot Charters & Tours

340 - 7th Avenue, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3400
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USD 47.29*
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Skagway Shore Excursion: White Pass Summit Tour
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Skagway Shore Excursion: Bennett Train Journey on the White Pass Rail
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USD 243.24*
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Bennett Train Journey on the White Pass Rail
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340 - 7th Avenue, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3400
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Arrived in Skagway on the Coral Princess. I booked this tour independently, after reading reviews and looking at cost. I debated whether to bus first or train first, finally decided on train first and I'm so glad I did. There were 4 of us traveling...More

1  Thank Shoonie
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Booked this day long trip for husband and I along with our parents. We have some ambulatory issues so we wanted to see the beauty of Alaska with limited walking. I was not super excited about this because this is not my kind of adventure...More

Thank HoneyDelunatic
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Really enjoyed taking the WPYR train up to Fraser BC and then bus/van back down. Our guide Brian picked us up from the cruise dock, exactly on time and where instructed from the info received when booking online. Brian took us through town and got...More

Thank RoadsterVancouver
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Bus left early (?!) and we arrived on time. The owner, Roy, tried to reach the driver by radio but Mike (driver) did not respond. Roy then put us, 2 people, in his personal pickup truck and gave us city tour (trying to find bus)...More

Thank Bert D
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Bruce was a great guide with a ton of information. He answered all the questions we had. Many stops for photo ops, where he offered to take photos of the various groups on the bus, which had 10 passengers at the max. There were four...More

Thank asia999
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were traveling with nine family members (ages 6 to 76) and were looking for a tour that was more flexible than the ones offered by the cruise lines. We were pleased with this privately owned tour company. They offer a variety of tours. We...More

Thank Carl O
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were on a cruise so this was one of our day tours. We chose the bus for the trip up and then the rail back down. Bruce our guide was very friendly and gave lots of information as we travelled. Bruce also pulled over...More

Thank VMP81
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Our guide James made this trip! His lovely Irish lilt and warm stories made the day go by too quickly. The wonderful train ride and husky puppy visit, topped off with a very nice lunch helped keep us sustained. The scenery and wonderful pictures made...More

Thank Shirlcon
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We took the Yukon Rail & Bus excursion with Chilkoot Charters & Tours. We started by van with a tour through Skagway and a history lesson from our driver. Then we headed up the highway and out of town to the Canadian border. Again our...More

1  Thank pcwalton1
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great tour guide (Mike) got us to the photo op spot before the other tour buses, funny stories, willing to turn the van around right away to see the bear spotted on the side of the road

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We are traveling to alaska in may 2017 and thinking of taking the skagway train ride. However, im terrified of heights. What do you think?
23 April 2017|
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Dave H
This looks like a train trip, but when I click on the Book Now button it takes me to a paige talking about a trip by bus. Very confusing.
3 October 2016|
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Response from JackLosey L | Reviewed this property |
Actually, you can get as many configurations as you want: train to Yukon and train right back, train to Yukon and tour bus further into Yukon, train to Yukon and tour to hike, you get the picture. Give them a call, they are... More
What's the difference between Bennett Scenic Journey and the Yukon Rail and Bus? We want to ride the train, but have plenty of stops to take photos
11 July 2016|
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Response from Grace D | Reviewed this property |
We went thru the chilkoot charters and tours company. A smaller bus was used since there were 14 people on board so it was easier to do stops and in fact when someone saw a bear we just turned around. You don't get that on... More