6 days in Alaska Itinerary

6 days in Alaska Itinerary

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6 days in Alaska Itinerary

Detroit
+3
bus + foot + bus + Fly:  11​h
Juneau
— 2 nights
Fly + ferry:  2​h 45​min
Ketchikan
— 2 nights
+4
ferry + Fly + bus + foot + bus:  10​h 30​min
Detroit

2
days
Juneau

Juneau ©
Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gold Rush Dog Sled Tours as well as Sawyer Glacier. On the 25th (Wed), trek along with Gold Rush Dog Sled Tours. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Caribou Crossings and then get outside with Sawyer Glacier.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Juneau route builder website .

Detroit to Juneau is an approximately 11-hour combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Detroit to Juneau is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Detroit in July, you will find days in Juneau are colder (63°F), and nights are little chillier (50°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Ketchikan.

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Sawyer Glacier ©
Sawyer Glacier
Gold Rush Dog Sled Tours ©
Gold Rush Dog Sled Tours
Alaskan Brewing Company ©
Alaskan Brewing Company

2
days
Ketchikan

Ketchikan ©
The narrow city of Ketchikan clings to the bluffs that form Revillagigedo Island's southwestern shore.
Misty Fjords National Monument has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Creek Street, tour the pleasant surroundings at Totem Bight State Historical Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Misty Fjords National Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Totem Heritage Center, trek along Deer Mountain Trail, then contemplate the long history of Saxman Native Village, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ketchikan online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Juneau to Ketchikan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July in Ketchikan, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Totem Bight State Historical Park ©
Totem Bight State Historical Park
Creek Street ©
Creek Street
Misty Fjords National Monument ©
Misty Fjords National Monument

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