11 days in Alaska Itinerary

11 days in Alaska Itinerary

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11 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  23 h 45 min
1
Juneau
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h
3
Anchorage
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
4
Fairbanks
— 2 nights
Fly:  30 h
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): head outdoors with Northern Passages and Glacier Bay and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Nugget Falls, explore the striking landscape at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, and then hike along Gold Creek Flume Trail.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Juneau online holiday planner .

Bangkok, Thailand to Juneau is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Alaska Standard Time (AKST), which is usually a -16 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bangkok in April, with highs in Juneau at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

Things to do in Juneau

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Nugget Falls ©
Nugget Falls

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Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve provides a glimpse of what much of the planet looked like when it emerged from the Ice Age.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Juneau to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. In April, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll travel to Anchorage.

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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 8th (Wed): examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, look for all kinds of wild species at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, and then trek along Virgin Creek Falls Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): stop by Cabin Fever, explore the landscape on two wheels at Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary, and finally explore the striking landscape at Beluga Point.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Anchorage trip itinerary tool .

Explore your travel options from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to Anchorage with the Route module. In April, daily temperatures in Anchorage can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Fairbanks.

Things to do in Anchorage

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Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary ©
Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary

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Fairbanks

With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore and take pictures at Creamer's Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): learn more about the world around you at University of Alaska Museum of the North, then go for a walk through Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary, and then hike along Angel Rocks Trail.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Fairbanks trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Anchorage to Fairbanks takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Anchorage in April, expect Fairbanks to be little chillier, temps between 7°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fairbanks

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Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary

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