Plan Your Trip

Whether by air, road or sea, a vacation to Alaska includes a scenic journey that is sure to be as memorable as the destination.  The methods to reach the Last Frontier are many, and each has its own unique set of benefits.

Once you arrive, you can travel within the state by plane, boat, train, car or motorcoach/bus.  No matter which mode you choose, traveling through Alaska offers a front row seat to experience inspiring scenery and exquisite wildlife.

Alaska Tips

Yukon River

Clouds dot the sky above the Yukon River near Circle, AK

There are several ways to access one of the longest rivers in the North made famous by Robert Service.

Drive to Whitehorse on the upper reaches of the Yukon or...

Transportation

Alaska Marine Highway vessel makes it way through a bay

By Air
The Inside Passage is served by jet via Alaska Airlines to the communities of Yakutat, Juneau, Sitka, Petersburg, Wrangell and Ketchikan. Alaska Airlines also provides seasonal jet service...

Currency

a cruise in Prince William Sound
As part of the United States, American currency is the standard. Communities closer to the Canadian border will accept Canadian or American currency and some local banks will exchange currency....

Winter Activities

snow biking at Creamer's Field
– Soak in the hot springs at Chena View the Northern Lights, nature's most spectacular light show
– Take an overnight dog mushing trip through Denali National Park & Preserve
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