11 days in Alaska Itinerary

11 days in Alaska Itinerary

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11 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Hartford
+3
train + foot + Fly + bus:  13​h 45​min
1
Seward
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Anchorage
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Juneau
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Hartford

3
nights
Seward

For most visitors to this part of the world, the wild part of Alaska starts at Seward, a small port city that takes advantage of the region's natural beauty.
Take a break from Seward with a short trip to Exit Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, observe the fascinating underwater world at Alaska SeaLife Center, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Seward trip planner .

Hartford to Seward is an approximately 14-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hartford to Seward is minus 4 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Hartford in June, with highs in Seward at 61°F and lows at 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Anchorage.

Things to do in Seward

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Exit Glacier
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
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, contemplate the long history of Alaska Native Heritage Center, look for gifts at Cabin Fever, and get to know the fascinating history of Tony Knowles Coastal Trail.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Anchorage travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Seward to Anchorage takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a train. In June in Anchorage, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Anchorage

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

4
nights
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Juneau is known for wildlife, nature, adventure, trails, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tracy Arm Fjord, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, explore the striking landscape at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery.

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Getting from Anchorage to Juneau by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. In June in Juneau, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Juneau

Parks Nature Tours
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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