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

Scenic Byways

Seward Highway near Lost Lake north of Seward

Driving in the Last Frontier is unlike driving anyplace else in the country. Spectacular views, majestic lakes and rivers, towering mountains, glaciers, wildflowers and wildlife are all an exciting part...

Wildlife Viewing Safety

caribou in Denali National Park

Alaska is a wild land from our largest cities to our most remote islands. For safety, take a companion, let someone know your plans, and be prepared for emergencies with...

Temperatures

canoeing in Interior Alaska
Interior Average high/low (F) temperatures
Jan: 2/-13
Feb: 10/-10
Mar: 26/1
Apr: 44/19
May: 61/35
Jun: 71/47
Jul: 73/50
Aug: 67/45
Sep: 55/34
Oct: 32/16
Nov: 12/-2
Dec: 5/-9
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Making Reservations

guided sportsfishing

You will need to make as many pre-arrangements as possible for a trip to Alaska.

Hotel and rental cars can be expensive and hard to find if you wait too...