CAPITAL CITY : WHITEHORSE THE CAPITAL CITY OF YUKÓN IS CALLED WHITEHORSE AND IS THE BIGGEST PROVINCE OF YUKÓN.
LOCATION OF YUKON
TRAVEL TO YUKON
To go from Seville to Yukon first we have to do the following stops: 1º: We take AVE Seville to Madrid. 2º: Madrid to New York. 3º:New York to Whitehorse. TOTAL PRICE--> 998'89 €
YUKON TERRITORY MAIN ATRACTIONS
KLUANE NATIONAL PARK
This vast park is dominated by mountains and ice in Canada's extreme alpine zone, and is a magnet to mountaineers and rugged adventure-seekers. Air flips over the area are also a very popular way to sightsee.
YUKON TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM
The Yukon Transportation Museum interprets the history and evolution of travel in the Yukon. You can learn about the Alaska Highway and Canol Road history while sitting in an authentic military tent, and you can visit the Bush Pilot Room, a photo exhibit of Yukon’s aviation history, and see a replica of Queen of The Yukon.
WHEATER AND CLIMATE
About the climate:
Summers are fairly warm with 24-hour daylight in June and July.
Winters are bitterly cold with short days and little sun.
The most spoken official languages in Yukon are :
-English --> 85% of the population
-French--> 3% of the population
With the Klondike Gold Rush, a number of folk songs from the Yukon became popular.
The major festivals include the Dawson City Music Festival, Frostbite Music Festival in Whitehorse, and the Alsek Music Festival in Haines Junction.
Keish (Skookum Jim Mason) (A important musician of Yukon)
CURRENCY OF YUKON The currency used in Yukon is the Canadian Dollar (CAD), which is divided into 100 cents. C$ 1.00 = 0.66€