Alaska Vacation | Offering more than Snow and Ice

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Only few places in the United States that have much natural beauty, and when it comes to wild natural beauty, Alaska wins, from the spectacular snow capped mountains to the peaceful lakes, Alaska offers an outdoor vacation that’s hard to forget.

 

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Alaska

How to get there

If you’re flying into Alaska, your main choices are Anchorage in the south of the state or Fairbanks in the north.

For getting the best from your journey in Alaska is to fly into one of those airports and out of the other one, and a part of your holiday will be traveling in the direction of your return airport, this can be by car or train.

A train journey you won’t ever forget

For more adventure, you can take the train from Anchorage to Fairbanks or vice versa, this journey of almost 350 miles, will provide you with breathtaking views of Mt. McKinley, crosses the 700 ft Mears Memorial bridge and holds to the side of Nenana River Canyon, and it also takes you across Hurricane Gulch – 918 ft wide.

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Alaska Railroad Adventure

Alaska vacation main tourist attractions

Sports and relaxing opportunities are numerous in Alaska, whether you prefer to go hiking in Denali National Park, or dog mushing near Fairbanks, you’ll find something amazing to experience.

Note that, if you are planning to spend the night camping in Denali National Park you will need to make a reservation, first, to do so as the park has firm monitoring processes in place.

 

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Hiking in Denali National Park

Fishing, canoeing on the lakes and photographing the amazing natural wildlife. You’ll even find you can have a round of golf or two if you’re missing your usual tee-time.

 

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Canoeing

 

Also you can find extreme sports like rock climbing, heli-skiing, rafting etc are also available for those who enjoy the thrill and adventure time.

 

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Heli skiing in Alaska

 

Alaska has a lot more to offer than snow and ice. A vacation here will leave you wishing you had longer time to spend there, and planning your return visit.