LOCAL CULTURE AND ATTRACTIONS
Despite limited time, you needn’t let a brief visit hold you back.
The Airport Chalet’s prime location allows easy access to many surrounding points of interest, just a short walk or cab ride away.
During your stay at the Airport Chalet, you don’t have to venture very far to experience the beauty and history of the Yukon. Below are just a few attractions to be sure to visit during your time in Whitehorse.
Beringia Interpretive Centre
a state-of-the-art museum that offers visitors a vast collection of ice-age fossils, including life-sized replicas of extinct mammals, is displayed in interactive exhibits that provide a hands-on learning experience for visitors.
Guided tours and educational programs are available
Yukon Transportation Museum
Discover the history of Yukon transportation and the part these modes of transportation played in the shaping of the Yukon of today.
Across the Alaska Highway from the Airport Chalet
MacBride Museum is a fun, interactive and educational museum that highlights the overall history of the Yukon.
A breathtaking natural wonder that offers visitors a glimpse into the rugged and untamed beauty of Canada’s northern wilderness. This stunning canyon, formed by the twisting and turning waters of the Yukon River, boasts towering cliffs, rushing rapids, and crystal clear water that combine to create a truly awe-inspiring sight
The Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre
A cultural hub that celebrates the history, traditions, and contemporary life of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation. This impressive facility boasts a vast collection of artifacts, artwork, and multimedia exhibits that provide visitors with a comprehensive understanding of the Kwanlin Dün culture.
Yukon Shinevalley Expeditions
A premier outdoor adventure company that offers visitors an unforgettable wilderness experience in one of the most rugged and beautiful regions of Canada.
Visitors can choose from a variety of tours and activities, including hiking, camping, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Shuttle Service available
Listers Motorsports Rentals
Whether you’re an experienced rider or a novice adventurer, Listers Motorsports Rentals offers ATVs, snowmobiles, and side-by-side UTVs that are sure to satisfy your thirst for outdoor adventure on Yukon’s trails and mountains.
Eclipse Nordic Hot Springs – Yukon
The 19+ only Eclipse Nordic Hot Springs boasts four pools, two steam rooms, two saunas, relax rooms, an in-house café.
In summer and fall, this also includes Club Mud, barefoot walking paths, fire bowls, Japanese clay tubs, a cold plunge pool, more deck space, and outdoor saunas.