6 days in Alaska & Salisbury Itinerary

6 days in Alaska & Salisbury Itinerary

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1
Juneau
— 2 nights
2
Ketchikan
— 2 nights
3
Salisbury
— 1 day

2
nights
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
On the 11th (Tue), stop by Glacier Smoothie Soaps LLC and then explore the activities along Tracy Arm Fjord. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Nugget Falls, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at DIPAC's Macaulay Salmon Hatchery.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Juneau trip itinerary builder tool.

Washington DC to Juneau is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Alaska Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Washington DC in August, with highs in Juneau at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ketchikan.

Things to do in Juneau

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Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ©
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Nugget Falls ©
Nugget Falls

2
nights
Ketchikan

The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Creek Street, examine the collection at Dolly's House Museum, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenadmire the majestic nature at Totem Bight State Historical Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Totem Heritage Center, and finally steep yourself in history at Saxman Native Village.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Ketchikan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Juneau to Ketchikan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In August in Ketchikan, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Salisbury.

Things to do in Ketchikan

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Fishing Charters & Tours
Creek Street ©
Creek Street
Zipline

1
day
Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a city in North Carolina and the county seat of Rowan County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Dan Nicholas Park.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Salisbury day trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ketchikan to Salisbury. The time zone difference when traveling from Ketchikan to Salisbury is 4 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ketchikan in August: high temperatures in Salisbury hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salisbury

Theme Parks
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Dan Nicholas Park ©
Dan Nicholas Park

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