18 days in Pensacola & Fairbanks Itinerary

18 days in Pensacola & Fairbanks Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  6 h
1
Pensacola
— 10 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
2
Fairbanks
— 7 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: New York City

10
nights
Pensacola

Pensacola ©
Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pensacola: Fort Walton Beach (Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park, Okaloosa Island, &more), Orange Beach (The Wharf, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more) and Santa Rosa Beach (in Santa Rosa Beach). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at National Naval Aviation Museum, don't miss a visit to Destin Harbor Boardwalk, visit a coastal fixture at Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum, and kick back and relax at Navarre Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Pensacola trip maker app.

New York City to Pensacola is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Pensacola. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Pensacola, ranging from highs of 90°F to lows of 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Fairbanks.

Things to do in Pensacola

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Orange Beach, Pensacola Beach, Mobile
Highlights from your plan
National Naval Aviation Museum ©
National Naval Aviation Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pensacola Beach ©
Pensacola Beach

7
nights
Fairbanks

Fairbanks ©
With its strip malls and fast-food restaurants, Fairbanks appears a bit functional on first glance.
Spend the 27th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with University of Alaska Museum of the North, see the interesting displays at Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, admire the natural beauty at Georgeson Botanical Garden, and gain insight at University of Alaska Fairbanks.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fairbanks itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Pensacola to Fairbanks takes 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Pensacola to Fairbanks. Traveling from Pensacola in August, things will get colder in Fairbanks: highs are around 67°F and lows about 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fairbanks

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Claus House
Highlights from your plan
University of Alaska Museum of the North ©
University of Alaska Museum of the North
Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum ©
Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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