11 days in Northern Inside Passage Region Itinerary

11 days in Northern Inside Passage Region Itinerary

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11 days in Northern Inside Passage Region Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Juneau
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Skagway
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Sitka
— 1 night
Fly + ferry:  2​h
4
Ketchikan
— 4 nights
ferry + Fly:  23​h
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Spend the 6th (Mon) exploring at Tracy Arm Fjord. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the sheer force of Nugget Falls, meet the residents at DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Juneau online trip itinerary maker .

New Delhi, India to Juneau is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Alaska Standard Time (AKST), which is usually a -14 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in May, with highs in Juneau at 18°C and lows at 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Skagway.

Things to do in Juneau

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Skagway

The Municipality and Borough of Skagway is a first-class borough in Alaska on the Alaska Panhandle. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Jewell Gardens, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then get engrossed in the history at Skagway Museum and Archives.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Skagway route planner .

You can fly from Juneau to Skagway in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Skagway are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to fly to Sitka.

Things to do in Skagway

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Jewell Gardens ©
Jewell Gardens
Skagway Museum and Archives ©
Skagway Museum and Archives

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Alaska Raptor Center, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitka National Historic Park/Totem Park.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sitka sightseeing tool .

Traveling by flight from Skagway to Sitka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Skagway in May, plan for slightly colder days in Sitka, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Ketchikan.

Things to do in Sitka

Wildlife Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alaska Raptor Center ©
Alaska Raptor Center
Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Ketchikan

The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
Ketchikan is known for historic sites, nature, nightlife, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cast your line with a fishing tour, steep yourself in history at Saxman Native Village, trek along Deer Mountain Trail, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see maps and tourist information, read our Ketchikan journey maker app .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Sitka to Ketchikan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ketchikan

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Zipline
Misty Fjords National Monument ©
Misty Fjords National Monument