10 days in Alaska Itinerary

10 days in Alaska Itinerary

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10 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  27 h
1
Homer
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Anchorage
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
3
Fairbanks
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h
4
Juneau
— 2 nights
Fly:  23 h 45 min
End: Bangkok

1
night
Homer

Homer ©
Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Norman Lowell Studio & Gallery, admire the majestic nature at Anchor River State Recreation Area, then explore the world behind art at Bunnell Street Arts Center, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Homer Spit.

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Bangkok, Thailand to Homer is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Alaska Standard Time, which is usually a -16 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bangkok in April, with highs in Homer at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Homer

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Anchor River State Recreation Area
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Homer Spit ©
Homer Spit
Norman Lowell Gallery ©
Norman Lowell Gallery
Bunnell Street Arts Center ©
Bunnell Street Arts Center

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center and Tony Knowles Coastal Trail. Let the collections at Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum and Alaska Native Medical Center Craft Shop capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, explore the striking landscape at Beluga Point, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Family Cathedral, and meet the residents at Alaska Zoo.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Anchorage vacation builder .

Do a combination of flight and car from Homer to Anchorage in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In April in Anchorage, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fairbanks.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail

2
nights
Fairbanks

With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
On the 9th (Thu), gain insight at University of Alaska Fairbanks and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a walk through Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge and then learn more about the world around you at University of Alaska Museum of the North.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Fairbanks vacation site .

Getting from Anchorage to Fairbanks by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Anchorage in April: high temperatures in Fairbanks hover around 7°C and lows are around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Juneau-Douglas City Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Juneau Artist's Gallery, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Juneau day trip planning website .

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 a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Fairbanks in April, with highs in Juneau at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Juneau

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Juneau-Douglas City Museum ©
Juneau-Douglas City Museum
Juneau Artist's Gallery ©
Juneau Artist's Gallery

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