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

Summer Activities

A memorial to the World War II heritage of Unalaska in the Aleutian Island chain
– Eat your fill of famous Alaska King Crab at Kodiak's Crab Festival
– Observe brown bears in their natural habitat at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park
– See...

Public Transportation

tourist getting off a bus
Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau and Ketchikan operate public transportation systems....

Chilkoot Trail

Chilkoot Trail - Summit of Chilkoot Pass

A Southeast Alaska Inside Passage vacation would not be complete without learning about its fascinating Gold Rush history. While hiking either all or part of the Chilkoot Trail just outside...

Driving Tips

Chugach Mountains

The vast majority of Southcentral Alaska is on the road system so traveling by car in this region is common. If you drive to Alaska, first remember you will have...