Alaska is a state in the United States located northwest of the North American continent, with an international border to the east, the Pacific Ocean to the west and south and the Arctic Ocean to the north.
Alaska is a very unique destination, different from every other place in the world. Each and everyday offers a new memory which will stick with you for the rest of your life: stunning scenery, incredible wildlife, glaciers and mountains, inspiring native cultures and the rich history and heritage.
Here in Alaska, there are many things to do and see. Spend a day exploring the Backcountry, enjoy a picnic near some ice glaciers, raft a rapid river, try your hand fishing Alaska’s world-class halibut and salmon or even challenge your physical abilities by hiking up the amazing trail system that snakes through most major communities. For those seeking action as well as adventure, there’s plenty on offer with dog sledding, jet boating, kayaking and even skimming the wilderness in a bush plane!
Alaska offers endless options when it comes to art, culture and history. This wonderful destination allows visitors to explore and experience the state’s unique culture through many avenues including Native dancing, the blanket toss, totem carving, traditional music, crafts and festivals. Alaska also offers a range of cultural and historical museums and heritage centres.
Apart from shopping, dining and entertainment, Alaska boasts incredible wildlife! Where else in the world can you see polar bears, whales, gray wolves, grizzly bears and hundreds of other rare and endangered species in their original habitats?
There is a large list of accommodation to suit every budget which include self-contained apartments, holiday resorts, hotels and more.