Your tour starts at your hotel, where you will be picked up between 8.30 and 9AM . From there it’s off to the historic Port of Anchorage and Ship Creek area where the city was born. Here you’ll learn about Anchorage’s colorful pioneer history, the early tent city, what life was like here before the age of modern conveniences and
how Anchorage got it’s name.
Next you'll travel past Bootleggers Cove, stopping for a visit to Earthquake Park. Here you’ll learn about the perils of living on the Pacific Ocean’s “Ring of Fire” and see places where the ground liquefied and massive landslides occurred during the biggest earthquake in US History, and 2nd largest earthquake ever recorded worldwide.
Next you’ll visit Lake Hood, the busiest seaplane base in the world! Watch some of Alaska’s finest bush pilots splashland and then take to the sky outbound for nearby wilderness areas.
The Chugach Mountains is your last and finest stop. Here you’ll experience Anchorage from the place locals go for stunning vistas and beautiful sunsets. Flat Top Scenic Overlook is home to many Alaskan animals. A short walk to the overlook provides beautiful views of the city of Anchorage and the Chugach Mountains, where more snow falls than anywhere else in the world.
After that, you will be brought back to your hotel where your tour ends at 11AM.
Available from May 17 to September 15, 2017
Anchorage City Tour$49 per personBooking Code SBT9
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