Tour of Anchorage

Tour Number

Activity Level

419030


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Spanish (basic)

A quick tour of Alaska's biggest city


Explore Alaska's surprisingly wild metropolis. We'll take a spin around Anchorage and I'll tell you all about Anchorage's history and people. We'll visit scenic and historic spots as well as its more contemporary downtown. Generally the tour will include the historic locale of Ship Creek where the town was founded, a guided tour through Earthquake park, a visit to the world's largest float-plane base at Lake Hood and a trip to one of America's most scenic highways, the Seward highway where we might just see a whale if we're lucky. And last, a visit to Arctic Valley to visit a shuttered cold-war Nike nuclear missile base that is now a ski resort.

The tour can be tailored to your interests.

Itinerary

Downtown Anchorage

Ship creek the where the original tent city stood

West Chester lagoon

Earthquake Park

Point Woronzof

Lake Hood float-plane base

Arctic Valley

Scenic Seward highway & Beluga point

Potter marsh

This is the general tour but of course can be modified to suit your interests

We will visit places that reflect your interests and be very flexible.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Anywhere in Anchorage, be it the cruise ship terminal or your hotel

End location: Anywhere in Anchorage

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

2016 Subaru Forester or 2009 Ford Explorer

What’s Included

My services as a tour guide and transportation to in and around Anchorage and back to anywhere in Anchorage.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 usd - Lunch at Arctic Road Runner

What’s Extra

Anything you decide to buy along the ways such as souvenirs, meals or other shopping

Restrictions

None

Contact this Guide

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