Wooden boat

Map - Franklin


We welcome you on board Yukon, the traditional danish build sailing ketch.

We sail in harmony with the wind and the waves, all on board can get involved with the daily routine of a sailing vessel or you simply sit back and relax.

As the elements gradually begin to work their magic, one cannot help but be enchanted by the sensation of a ship under sail at sea.

Come sail with us!

Sleep on board - alongside the jetty

  • Duration: 1 night only.
  • Wooden Boat Sleep: 1 night 2 people AU$160 including breakfast.
  • Sail and Sleep: 90-minute cruise + 1 night 2 people AU$230 including breakfast.

To sleep on board a wooden boat, is just something different!
Now you can sleep one night on board Yukon, the two masted wooden Danish ketch, while she is alongside the jetty in Franklin, on the calm Huon River.

Yukon-Tours has been our family owned and operated business for the last 20 years. 

We invite you to experience Yukon’s cozy space while visiting the Huon Valley. 

The price includes a bunk made up for you and your partner, friendes or family and help-your-self continental breakfast. Familiarize yourself with the space of the vessel here the ‘captain’s cabin’ (w/double bed) is also available.

Find the booking schedule in the right column and details and terms and conditions are here

Wooden Boat Sleep:
For this one night experience, we offer the private space on board for a group of up to 7 people. We welcome you on board at 5 pm, show you around  and leave you to enjoy the space in peace. Check out 10 am the following morning.
2 people $160/per extra person $60

Sail and Sleep:
Why not combine an afternoon 90-minute Calm Water Cruise with one night on board Yukon. 3pm departure with other passengers. After the sail you can enjoy a walk on the waterfront while we prepare the vessel for you.
2 people $230/per extra person $110
Family (2 adult+2 child) $390

We also offer overnight cruises to destinations like Bruny Island or Port Davey