10 days in Alaska Itinerary

10 days in Alaska Itinerary

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10 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Anchorage
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Fairbanks
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
3
Juneau
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Milan

2
nights
Anchorage

Anchorage ©
Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
Anchorage is known for historic sites, wildlife, museums, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, deepen your understanding at Alaska Native Heritage Center, delve into the lush surroundings at Chugach National Forest, and get engrossed in the history at Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Anchorage trip planner .

Milan, Italy to Anchorage is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Milan to Anchorage. In November, Anchorage is cooler than Milan - with highs of 29°F and lows of 18°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Fairbanks.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Chugach National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Alaska Native Heritage Center ©
Alaska Native Heritage Center

2
nights
Fairbanks

Fairbanks ©
With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
On the 20th (Wed), learn more about the world around you at University of Alaska Museum of the North, deepen your understanding at University of Alaska Fairbanks, and then examine the collection at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum.

Plan trip to Fairbanks with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Do a combination of car and flight from Anchorage to Fairbanks in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In November, Fairbanks is little chillier than Anchorage - with highs of 13°F and lows of -1°F. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Claus House
Highlights from your plan
Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum ©
Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum
Santa Claus House ©
Santa Claus House

3
nights
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring at Tracy Arm Fjord. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, admire the natural beauty at Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and contemplate the long history of Alaskan Pipeline.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Juneau vacation planner .

You can fly from Fairbanks to Juneau in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Fairbanks in November, with highs in Juneau at 38°F and lows at 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Juneau

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Alaskan Pipeline
Highlights from your plan
Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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