Alaska has always been a popular holiday destination, and with so much to offer the tourist, it is perhaps not surprising that holidays to Alaska are now attracting record numbers of visitors.
Alaska’s vast landscape offers the tourist numerous options to enjoy their holiday. Whether it is just taking time to enjoy the many national parks, visiting the local state museums, participating in outdoor sports and activities, or visiting landmarks such as the Denali National Park, or Lake Louise, there is so much for the holidaymaker to see and do; Alaska is truly a destination that offers something for everyone.
If you not the adventurous sort, you might want to make the most of the wildlife; whales, seals and bald eagles are just some of the sights you can expect to see, and the stunning scenery will never be forgotten.
Whether you are travelling by road, rail or car or taking part in one of the many Alaska cruises, you are guaranteed some spectacular sights.
For those are planning on making the state their next holiday destination, it’s a good idea to enquire about tailor made holidays in Alaska as this will offer you the best opportunity to see the many highlights it has to offer.
Highlighted below are some of the most popular attractions:
The icy waters of the Kenai Fjord are home to many forms of different wildlife. It is also home to the Harding Icefield and numerous glaciers. A visit to Kenai Fjord is a must for any avid bird spotter, and there are also many spectacular species of plants to view.
With numerous trails and national parks, its wildlife, and the opportunity to learn more about Native American cultures, Anchorage is truly one of the high spots of any Alaskan holiday. One landmark that mustn’t be missed is the Chugach Mountains, and there’s also plenty of opportunity to see glaciers when you are taking part in one of the Alaska Cruises.
Prince William Sound
Prince William Sound is famed for its beaches and for its hundreds of different species of wildlife. You’ll also have the chance to explore many different types of Marine life including whales, seals and sea lions.