6 days in Alaska Itinerary

6 days in Alaska Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Alaska journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Ranchi
Fly:  33​h
1
Ketchikan
— 1 day
ferry + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Juneau
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Anchorage
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Ranchi

1
day
Ketchikan

Ketchikan ©
The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
On the 15th (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Creek Street, then examine the collection at Dolly's House Museum, then stop by Chinook and Company, and finally explore and take pictures at Totem Bight State Historical Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ketchikan online vacation builder .

Ranchi, India to Ketchikan is an approximately 33-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Alaska Standard Time (AKST), which is usually a -14 hour difference. Traveling from Ranchi in September, expect Ketchikan to be colder, temps between 18°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Ketchikan

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Creek Street ©
Creek Street
Totem Bight State Historical Park ©
Totem Bight State Historical Park
Dolly's House Museum ©
Dolly's House Museum

1
night
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stop by Glacier Smoothie Soaps LLC and then explore the activities along Tracy Arm Fjord.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Juneau travel planning tool .

Getting from Ketchikan to Juneau by combination of ferry and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Juneau can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Juneau

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Tracy Arm Fjord ©
Tracy Arm Fjord
Glacier Smoothie Soaps LLC ©
Glacier Smoothie Soaps LLC

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): trek along Virgin Creek Falls Trail, then look for all kinds of wild species at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, and then see the interesting displays at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Anchorage road trip app .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Juneau to Anchorage takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In September, daily temperatures in Anchorage can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Virgin Creek Falls Trail ©
Virgin Creek Falls Trail

Similar Plans

9 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Alaska BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans