LITTLETON, Colo. -- Globus, based here, scheduled a 15-day Ultimate
Alaska and the Yukon tour in 2000.
The itinerary features a four days of sailing on Cruise West's
Sheltered Seas between Ketchikan and Juneau by way of Misty Fjords,
Tracy Arm, Leconte Glacier and other Inside Passage wilderness bays
Passengers on the Sheltered Seas, a day boat, will spend the
evenings ashore in the best available lodges and hotels.
Also included in the Globus package is passage on the White Pass
& Yukon Railway from Skagway up to Canadian territory.
From the Canadian border, the group will take a motorcoach ride
through the colorful gold rush townships of the Yukon before
reentering Alaska for an overnight in Fairbanks in the interior
From Fairbanks, the Globus participants will board an Alaska
Railroad train for the ride through Denali National Park to
Anchorage. A day cruise to Barry Arm in Prince William Sound rounds
out the program.
The itinerary leaves enough free time for optional river
rafting, wildlife viewing and flightseeing over Leconte
The package is priced from $3,699 per person, double, land only.
That price includes the best available hotels, daily breakfast and
many dinners, services of a tour director, sightseeing, land
transportation, hotel taxes, service charges and baggage
For a copy of the Globus U.S. and Canada brochure, agents should
call (800) 999-8800. For reservations, call (800) 221-0090.