Why This Trip?
This trip lets you spend some time exploring Alaska's largest city—from its fascinating museums to its great restaurants. But it also carves out a day for a very special trip down to Seward, where you can experience the thrill of seeing glaciers and wildlife in stunning Kenai Fjords National Park.
Arrive & Overnight in Anchorage
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Spend your first day taking in everything that bustling Anchorage has going on. Stroll its streets on your own or take a day tour for a complete overview. Get an in-depth picture of the city and state at the Anchorage Museum, or visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center for a dose of history and culture. And of course you'll want to experience the city's fantastic bars and restaurants.
Day in Seward | Overnight in Anchorage
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One of Alaska's most dramatic spots is easy to reach by train or motorcoach. Enjoy the ride as you travel to the seaside town of Seward. There, you can take a half or full-day cruise into the jaw-droppingly beautiful Kenai Fjords National Park and get an up-close view of massive blue glaciers and keep an eye out for whales, sea otters, harbor seals, sea lions, and puffins. Travel back to Anchorage this evening.
Day in Anchorage
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Take advantage of your final day in Anchorage to see anything you missed the first day. You have lots of fun options for a city tour. One is to take a trolly around to all the hot spots. Love to bike? Go on a bicycle tour with Alaska Trail Guides. And if you're into visiting breweries, Anchorage is a great place to do it. The Big Swig Brewery Tour gives you a sampling of the innovative beverages being brewed here.