Skagway Shore Excursion: Scenic River Float Tour
Combine sightseeing and river rafting on this relaxing Skagway shore excursion. Enjoy a beautiful 10-mile (16-km) drive along the coast to the Dyea Valley, an old Gold Rush settlement rich with history. On the drive, you may spot seals, eagles and other wildlife. See the start of the famous Chilkoot Trail, where thousands journeyed in pursuit of gold in 1898.
per adult from
135 to 150 minutes
What's included :
- River float tour
- Professional guide
- All necessary equipment
- Port pickup and drop off
What's excluded :
- As you float down the gentle Taiya River, your naturalist guide will point out native wildlife. Sightings of bald eagles are common and you may even spot bears at certain times of year. You'll learn about Skagway's extraordinary history while enjoying the gorgeous river and spectacular mountain views. After the approximately 40-minute float, you'll relish in a riverside snack with your fellow travelers.
If time permits, you'll stop at an overlook to get a panoramic view of Skagway before heading back to your cruise ship. This scenic river float is suitable for all ages and skill levels, so bring the whole family along on the inflatable raft while you gaze at picturesque mountain ranges and forests.
Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return back to the ship in Skagway for this activity. If your ship is delayed and you are unable attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Departure Point :Skagway, Skagway, Alaska
Traveler pickup is offered
Please meet at the tour waiting area of the pier past security gate. Look for representative with Skagway Float Tours sign. Please be there 10 minutes before departure time.Ports
- Skagway Port
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Please see voucher for details regarding your departure point
- The Scenic River Float is suitable for most ages/ skill levels.
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Maximum per raft/group is 11
- Minimum age is 2
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.