Are you looking forward to experiencing a summer vacation surrounded by winter, glaciers, wildlife and the Northern Lights? If so, a visit to Alaska is the best option for you! We recommend that you visit Anchorage first, Alaska’s largest city.

Enter Chugach State Park

Wolves, moose, bears, beavers, lynx and other species of aminals can be found in Chugach State Park. The park is bordered by the Seward Highway and meets the sea at several spots along the Turnagain Arm shoreline. The holdings are adjacent to Chugach National Forest, attracting tourists between Anchorage and Seward or Whittier.


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Participate at the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center

The Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center houses a diverse collection of Alaskan and polar art and history. Every year, the museum hosts many traveling exhibits from throughout the world. Young researchers like the lab’s hands-on science and technology exhibits. Permanent exhibitions throughout the four-story structure include Art of the North and a Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center. Other sorts of visual entertainment are available at a planetarium.


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Embark on the Alaska Railroad

Anchorage started in the early twentieth century as a tent town to facilitate the construction of the Alaska Railroad. Today, the Alaska Railroad runs from Seward to Fairbanks, with a significant stop in Anchorage. The train stops at Denali National Park & Preserve, Girdwood and remote regions, only accessible by train. The state now controls the Alaska Railroad and provides dozens of passenger routes and event trains to over 500,000 visitors each year.


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