Guided Anchorage Sightseeing and History Tour

Guided Anchorage Sightseeing and History Tour

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      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      2 Hours
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      $ 49

      Experience some of the best locations around Anchorage on this two-hour tour! See the historic Port of Alaska, Earthquake Park, and more. Take in the stunning view of the Chugach Mountains' scenic overlook for a memorable end. 

      Tour highlights

      • Best locations around Anchorage 
      • Port of Alaska
      • Ship Creek
      • Earthquake Park
      • Lake Hood Airport
      • Chugach Mountains

      What’s included in the tour

      • Expert guide 
      • Mini coach transportation 

      We'll do our very best to ensure you'll GoBe an explorer in Alaska. Please note there is very limited space available on this tour and all reservations must be reconfirmed. Thanks for your understanding.

      Meeting point

      Please make your way to 515 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska.

      Helpful hints

      In need of retail therapy after your tour? Your guide can advise you where to go in search of that "must have" souvenir to take home.

      Getting around

      You must be able to step into and out of the mini coach touring vehicle and be able to walk approximately 0.25 miles on paved pathways.

      Activity type

      Family Friendly, Cultural, Walking, Scenic

      Transportation used

      15-seat Mini Coach. Alaska Car Seat Laws apply: parents are responsible for properly restraining children according to Alaska Car Seat Laws.

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      Tour Participation Requirements

      Activity Level

      This experience is rated mild. To participate fully, you may be required to walk over primarily even surfaces at a leisurely pace. You may encounter a limited number of steps, cobblestones, or uneven surfaces, and you may have to stand for extended periods of time.

      Age restrictions

      Suitable for all ages.

      Your Anchorage sightseeing tour begins at the heart of the city’s downtown area. From there, you will proceed to the Port of Alaska and Ship Creek. This is the historic area from which the city originated. Discover Anchorage’s rich legacy as one of the first tent cities in Alaska, its early pioneers, and how the city earned its name. This historic experience adds another layer to your sightseeing tour! 

      Next, you will travel to Earthquake Park, the site of a neighborhood that disappeared into the ocean in 1964 after a devastating quake. Your guide will discuss the dangers of living in an earthquake zone known as the Pacific Ocean’s “Ring of Fire.” Explore the places that were severely affected by the second-largest earthquake ever recorded worldwide and the most destructive in United States history. 

      Afterward, head to the Lake Hood Airport, a hub for seaplanes. It’s the top seaplane base in the world. If you’re lucky, you just might be able to such these flying marvels ascend or land with a splash! 

      For an unforgettable finale, your last tour stop is at the Chugach Mountains. This is an incredible experience with the best of Alaska’s natural beauty. Get breathtaking views of the city of Anchorage from this scenic overlook. 


      Non-refundable if canceled within 14 days of requested services.


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      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      Anchorage, Alaska, USA
      Great photo opportunities
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      Wear comfortable shoes
      Wear Sunglasses
      Wear warm layers

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