11 days in Alaska Itinerary

11 days in Alaska Itinerary

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Ketchikan
— 2 nights
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Sitka
— 2 nights
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Juneau
— 3 nights
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Skagway
— 3 nights

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Ketchikan

Ketchikan ©

Salmon Capital of the World

The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Snorkel Alaska and Ketchikan Rainbird Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Ketchikan Helicopters and Rotary Beach. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Creek Street, get a new perspective on nature at Southeast Alaska Discovery Center, hike along Deer Mountain Trail, and make a trip to Scanlon Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Ketchikan visit app.

Nashville to Ketchikan is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Nashville to Ketchikan. When traveling from Nashville in May, plan for much colder days in Ketchikan, with highs around 59°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Sitka.

Things to do in Ketchikan

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Creek Street ©
Creek Street
Snorkel Alaska ©
Snorkel Alaska
Ketchikan Helicopters ©
Ketchikan Helicopters

2
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Sitka

Sitka ©
The City and Borough of Sitka, formerly Novo-Arkhangelsk, or New Archangel under Russian rule, is a unified city-borough located on Baranof Island and the southern half of Chichagof Island in the Alexander Archipelago of the Pacific Ocean (part of the Alaska Panhandle), in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sitka Lutheran Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at Alaska Raptor Center, then see the interesting displays at Sheldon Jackson Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Russian Bishop's House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Cathedral, take in the exciting artwork at Island Artists Gallery, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sitka sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ketchikan to Sitka by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight; or ride a ferry. May in Sitka sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Sitka

Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alaska Raptor Center ©
Alaska Raptor Center
Fishing Charters & Tours
St. Michael's Cathedral ©
St. Michael's Cathedral

3
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Juneau

America's Largest Capital Area

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Alaskan Brewery and Bottling Company. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Perseverance National Recreation Trail. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, stroll through Mount Roberts Trail, tour or see a show at Juneau Arts & Humanities, and look for gifts at Glacier Smoothie Soaps LLC.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Juneau trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sitka to Juneau takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. June in Juneau sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Skagway.

Things to do in Juneau

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

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Skagway

Skagway ©
The Municipality and Borough of Skagway is a first-class borough in Alaska on the Alaska Panhandle. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): examine the collection at Corrington’s Alaskan Ivory & Museum, take an in-depth tour of Jeff. Smiths Parlor Museum, take an in-depth tour of The Mascot Saloon, then steep yourself in history at Arctic Brotherhood Camp No. 1, then let the river carry you with Skagway Float Tours, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Klondike Brewing Company. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Moore Cabin, view the masterpieces at BearHead Photography Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Skagway Museum and Archives, then get engrossed in the history at Trail of '98 Museum, and finally sample the fine beverages at Skagway Spirits Distillery.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Skagway day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Juneau to Skagway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. June in Skagway sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Skagway

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Moore Cabin ©
Moore Cabin
Skagway Float Tours ©
Skagway Float Tours
Trail of '98 Museum ©
Trail of '98 Museum

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