• Bears in Katmai National Park

Alaska Holidays

Holidays in Alaska are an outdoor lover’s dream, perfect for adventurous travellers who want to experience The Last Frontier. Around 80 percent of this epic state, the largest in the USA, is inaccessible by road, making it an unspoiled paradise filled with wildlife. Come to Alaska for snow topped mountains, mammoth glaciers, coastal rainforests, lakes and some of the world’s most impressive National Parks. Get the best views of this vast wilderness on a helicopter ride over Alaska.

Alaska holiday highlights include spotting all kinds of wildlife, from whales, moose and wolves to Grizzly and Brown Bears. Explore Russian and Native American heritage in the city of Anchorage, see the Northern Lights in Fairbanks and hike the Harding Icefields.

Destination Highlights
  • Experience the wonders of Denali National Park
  • See Northern Lights in Fairbanks
  • Cruise Glacier Bay National Park
  • Spot Grizzly Bears in Katmai
  • Go whale watching
  • Hike in Harding Icefields

Time Zone

GMT -8 hours

Flight Time

Approx. 17 hours; flights are indirect via other airports in the United States

Currency

USD - US Dollar

Visa Information

Ensure you have a valid ESTA prior to travel

Language

English, although Native Alaskan languages are still spoken

Health Information

No vaccinations are required for travel to Alaska

The best time to visit Alaska

Select month

Average weather in January

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
-5ºC
40mm

Average weather in February

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
-4ºC
40mm

Average weather in March

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
1ºC
60mm

Average weather in April

Good travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
9ºC
80mm

Average weather in May

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
15ºC
100mm

Average weather in June

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
20ºC
100mm

Average weather in July

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
22ºC
120mm

Average weather in August

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
21ºC
140mm

Average weather in September

Good travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
17ºC
140mm

Average weather in October

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
10ºC
90mm

Average weather in November

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
4ºC
90mm

Average weather in December

Average travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Alaska
-3ºC
70mm

Types of Alaska holidays

Alaska Multi Centre Holidays

Multi Centre Holidays

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