6 days in Roanoke & Anchorage Itinerary

6 days in Roanoke & Anchorage Itinerary

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6 days in Roanoke & Anchorage Itinerary

Start: Roanoke
1
Roanoke
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  13​h 30​min
2
Anchorage
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Roanoke

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Roanoke

Roanoke ©
Roanoke is an independent city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Virginia Museum of Transportation and then stroll around Mill Mountain Star & Park.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Roanoke. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in December, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Anchorage.

Things to do in Roanoke

Museums Parks
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Virginia Museum of Transportation ©
Virginia Museum of Transportation
Mill Mountain Star & Park ©
Mill Mountain Star & Park

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nights
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.
Anchorage is known for historic sites, wildlife, museums, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, take an in-depth tour of Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum, and stop by Cabin Fever.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Anchorage trip planner .

Getting from Roanoke to Anchorage by combination of flight and car takes about 13.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Roanoke to Anchorage. In December, Anchorage is colder than Roanoke - with highs of 25°F and lows of 14°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Anchorage

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail ©
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Rail Tours

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