6 days in Alaska Itinerary

6 days in Alaska Itinerary

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6 days in Alaska Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  21​h 15​min
1
Anchorage
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Homer
— 1 night
bus + taxi:  3​h 45​min
3
Seward
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Whittier
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

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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 26th (Thu): stop by Cabin Fever, examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Anchorage trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Anchorage is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Anchorage due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in September: high temperatures in Anchorage hover around 16°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Homer.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center ©
Cabin Fever ©
Cabin Fever

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Homer

Homer ©
Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Homer Spit and then admire the majestic nature at Kachemak Bay State Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Homer vacation planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Anchorage to Homer in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In September, daytime highs in Homer are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seward.

Things to do in Homer

Parks Nature Beaches
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Kachemak Bay State Park ©
Kachemak Bay State Park
Homer Spit ©
Homer Spit

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Seward

For most visitors to this part of the world, the wild part of Alaska starts at Seward, a small port city that takes advantage of the region's natural beauty.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Resurrection Lutheran Church, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Alaska SeaLife Center, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seward online trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of bus and taxi from Homer to Seward in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Whittier.

Things to do in Seward

Tours Adventure Outdoors
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Alaska SeaLife Center ©
Alaska SeaLife Center

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Whittier

Whittier
Whittier is a city at the head of the Passage Canal in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): make a trip to Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Whittier online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Seward to Whittier takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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