11 days in Alaska Itinerary

11 days in Alaska Itinerary

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Fairbanks
— 3 nights
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Homer
— 1 night
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Seward
— 1 night
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Anchorage
— 5 nights

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Fairbanks

Fairbanks ©

The Golden Heart City

With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
Kids will appreciate attractions like University of Alaska Museum of the North and Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge. Appreciate the collections at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum and Bouchard's International Dog Mushing and Sled Museum. Spend the 6th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Santa Claus House, deepen your understanding at University of Alaska Fairbanks, and go for a walk through Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary.

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Dallas to Fairbanks is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Alaska Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dallas in March: high temperatures in Fairbanks hover around 23°F and lows are around -3°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Homer.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Side Trip

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Homer

Homer ©
Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. On the 8th (Mon), kick back and relax at Anchor River State Recreation Area, get a new perspective on nature at Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, then grab your bike and head to Homer Spit, and finally see the interesting displays at Pratt Museum.

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You can do a combination of flight and car from Fairbanks to Homer in 7 hours. Another option is to drive. While traveling from Fairbanks, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Homer, ranging from highs of 39°F to lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Seward.

Things to do in Homer

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

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Biking Trail
Homer Spit
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Specialty Museum
Pratt Museum
4.6

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Seward

Alaska Starts Here

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then explore the activities along Resurrection Bay.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seward road trip site.

Drive from Homer to Seward in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. In March, daytime highs in Seward are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Anchorage.

Things to do in Seward

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Helicopter Tour
Helicopter Tours
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Anchorage

Anchorage ©

The City of Lights and Flowers

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 a sense of the local culture at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center and Tony Knowles Coastal Trail. Get in touch with nature at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and Alyeska Ski Area. There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Alpine Air Alaska, look for gifts at Cabin Fever, tee off at Anchorage Golf Course, and glide through natural beauty at Hillside Park.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Anchorage planner.

Traveling by car from Seward to Anchorage takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Seward in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Anchorage, with lows around 18°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Anchorage

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife
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Historic Walking Area
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
4.6

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