10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Juneau
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Anchorage
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h
3
Kodiak Island
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 15​min
4
Fairbanks
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Indianapolis

2
nights
Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
On the 28th (Tue), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Perseverance National Recreation Trail, appreciate the history behind Statue of Patsy Ann, the Dog, then stop by Caribou Crossings, and finally explore the world behind art at Juneau-Douglas City Museum.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Juneau trip simple and quick.

Indianapolis to Juneau is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Alaska Standard Time (AKST) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Indianapolis in May, expect Juneau to be slightly colder, temps between 60°F and 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Juneau

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Caribou Crossings ©
Caribou Crossings
Juneau-Douglas City Museum ©
Juneau-Douglas City Museum

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Indian Valley Mine & Gifts, look for all kinds of wild species at Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary, and then identify plant and animal life at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. On your second day here, stop by Stewart's Photo Shop and then examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Anchorage travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Juneau to Anchorage by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in May, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Kodiak Island.

Things to do in Anchorage

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Indian Valley Mine & Gifts ©
Indian Valley Mine & Gifts

1
night
Kodiak Island

Kodiak Island ©
On the 1st (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Herman's Chapel and then cast your line with a fishing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge and then kick back and relax at Fossil Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kodiak Island tour itinerary tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Anchorage to Kodiak Island. When traveling from Anchorage in June, plan for little chillier days in Kodiak Island, with highs around 48°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Fairbanks.

Things to do in Kodiak Island

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge ©
Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge

2
nights
Fairbanks

With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Fairbanks online tour itinerary maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kodiak Island to Fairbanks. Traveling from Kodiak Island in June, you will find days in Fairbanks are much hotter (71°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours

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