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Skagway Cruise Reviews

Skagway Cruise Port
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Skagway Overview
In 1897, gold stampeders from all over the world arrived in Skagway by steamship, bound for the Dawson Gold Fields in Canada's Yukon Territory. It wasn't long before the rough-and-tumble tent town ...
chimchimman
06/15
Outstanding, the best part of the trip, town very clean, a lot to do. Read more
Liz632972
06/15
A real Wild West type town, few cars, lots of trains and boats! Again friendly helpful people proud of ... Read more
msprich
06/15
horrible little town, best place was called Broadway Bites. great food there Read more
nofufu
06/15
Previously had taken bus tour up in to Yukon / Carcross and White Pass Railway back which was a great trip. ... Read more
TEandPE
06/15
We went on a wonderful hike near town -- very beautiful! Read more
ccrain
06/15
Skagway has the best options for seeing a lot of stuff from a bus or train. I overheard several comments that ... Read more
lbbchmm49
06/15
Skagway is truly a frontier town. Shopping was unique experience. Read more
Mytyme2Travel
06/15
Walked around town. There were some interesting sights and we enjoyed the day. Read more
love2cruise201506
06/15
This was fun but a bit boring. Read more
love2cruise201506
06/15
Thoroughly enjoyed the excursion. Absolutely beautiful scenery. One of the highlights of the cruise. Read more
CruiserPatrick
06/15
Skagway has some interesting places to visit. If you don't take the White Pass railway you can check out ... Read more
BBNY
06/15
We rented a car and drove into the Yukon and Emerald Lake. It took about 6 hours and we saw lovely scenery, a ... Read more
LewCrew
06/15
Our ship was docked right next to the train stop. This was a smaller town than Juneau and there were fewer ... Read more
Kcforeman
06/15
We did not disembark at this port. The onboard ship activities kept us busy and since the weather was cold ... Read more
Suzanne Marie
06/15
Loved the town and people - saw some wildlife thanks to local directions. Great place for art. I really ... Read more
lrichards
06/15
We did a private tour (Yukon rail and bus with Chilkoot tours) and it was a great day. We did the train up ... Read more
stasut
06/15
Since I had visited before, I just walked into town and went thru the shops. It was a quiet restful day. ... Read more
surgie
06/15
We rented a car through Avis and were very happy to have a day on our own. We drive to Emerald Lake and back, ... Read more
poolwife
06/15
Since we had taken the Whitepass railroad and shuttle excursion to Emerald Lake before, we decided to just ... Read more
Al15005
06/15
Nice little city. We were on our own and walked around. We spent more time in port than needed for us. ... Read more
rockinrobbo10000
06/15
Brilliantly well preserved gold rush town, which is also very easy to get around. Bus will take you to ... Read more
blschletter
06/15
Least favorite of our stops but then again I didn't take an excursion. I heard from fellow passengers and my ... Read more
Zoeyjilli
05/15
Love this port and enjoyed our time there. Highly recommend Float plane here but book yourself save money ... Read more
Westcoast BC
04/15
We were on a budget and did not take excursions. Skagway was my favorite stop for walk about. We spent ... Read more
MichelleShaun
09/14
Loved this town!!! it is just the right size for wondering around. Read more

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