Anchorage Best Tours and Activities

Anchorage Trolley Tour
Anchorage Trolley Tour
         
Anchorage, AK
60 minutes
from 20 USD
Travel by trolley through Earthquake Park and historic neighborhoods on this one-hour Anchorage tour. Take a comfortable seat in one of three regularly operating cable cars for sights such as seaplanes descending on Lake Spenard and Lake Hood, and moose (safely) crossing the road. Guides with family ties to the area provide unique insight into the local history and culture in Alaska's most populous city. Bonus: This budget-friendly tour comes with a complimentary coupon booklet with some $200 in travel savings.
Anchorage City Tour with Optional Alaska Native Heritage Center Upgrade
Anchorage City Tour with Optional Alaska Native Heritage Center Upgrade
         
Anchorage, AK
Varies
from 49 USD
On this guided city tour, see top Anchorage attractions including Lake Hood, Bootleggers Cove, Earthquake Park and the Port of Anchorage. Enjoy views of the city and the Chugach Mountains from Flat Top Mountain, spot moose and other Alaskan wildlife, and upgrade to include a tour of the renowned Alaska Native Heritage Center, where you ll learn about Alaska s fascinating indigenous cultures.
Anchorage Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings
Anchorage Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings
         
Anchorage, AK
3.5 hours
from 99 USD
Explore Anchorage's best off-the-beaten path breweries on this tasty guided tour. See beautiful downtown Anchorage en route to a mix of new and classic breweries. You can learn a lot about a place from its beer, and Alaska is certainly no exception, with a proud beer history and current thriving scene. Learn the inside scoop on the local beer culture and brewery history from your informative guide, meet locals and savor those delicious suds.
Turnagain Arm and Alaska Wildlife Tour from Anchorage
Turnagain Arm and Alaska Wildlife Tour from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
3.5 hours
from 99 USD
You'll be guaranteed epic scenery and plenty of Alaskan wildlife viewing on this tour from Anchorage, which takes you along the Seward Highway to the Turnagain Arm and the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. See whales, wolves, moose, goats and sheep on your drive, and get up close to bears, elk and caribou on your educational tour of the rescue and rehabilitation center. You also have the option to adopt an animal!
Resurrection Bay Cruise from Seward Including Lunch on Fox Island
Resurrection Bay Cruise from Seward Including Lunch on Fox Island
         
Anchorage, AK
4.5 hours
from 109 USD
Soak up the serene beauty of the Alaskan wilderness on this 4.5-hour cruise across Resurrection Bay. Glide past majestic mountains, craggy cliffs and mammoth glaciers as your cruise boat cuts through the open waters. With the help of an expert wildlife guide, look out for whales, sea lions and other native wildlife. Then, indulge in Alaskan salmon, prime rib and other treats at an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch on Fox Island. End your tour with free time at a pebble beach, where you can skip stones and revel in the out-of-this-world scenery.
Resurrection Bay Cruise with Fox Island
Resurrection Bay Cruise with Fox Island
         
Anchorage, AK
4.5 hours
from 118 USD
Soak up the serene beauty of the Alaskan wilderness on this 4.5-hour cruise across Resurrection Bay. Glide past majestic mountains, craggy cliffs and mammoth glaciers as your cruise boat cuts through the open waters. With the help of an expert wildlife guide, look out for whales, sea lions and other native wildlife. Then, indulge in Alaskan salmon, prime rib and other treats at an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch on Fox Island. End your tour with free time at a pebble beach.
Girdwood Canyoneering Adventure
Girdwood Canyoneering Adventure
         
Anchorage, AK
3 hours
from 139 USD
Canyoneering is your action packed rappelling and climbing experience taking you over cliffs to hidden waterfalls through narrow slot canyons in lush Alaska rainforest. Explore Girdwood's Glacier Valley as you transport back in time from Hotel Alyeska to the Historic Crow Creek Gold Mine canyons mined by hydraulic giants. Although no experience is required this canyon is suited to people that have a decent level of fitness and a sense of adventure!
Seward Highway Tour from Anchorage: Turnagain Arm, Mt Alyeska and Optional Glacier Cruise
Seward Highway Tour from Anchorage: Turnagain Arm, Mt Alyeska and Optional Glacier Cruise
         
Anchorage, AK
6-8 Hours
from 149 USD
On this tour to Turnagain Arm from Anchorage, you ll travel along the incredibly scenic Seward Highway, a designated National Scenic Byway and one of only 41 All-American Roads in the US. This means you ll be treated to some of the country s most spectacular landscapes as you travel to the Cook Inlet and Turnagain Arm, stopping at Mt Alyeska along the way for lunch and a tram ride up the mountain. You ll also take a guided tour of the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center to see bears, moose, elk and more.
Dog Sledding and Snowshoeing Winter Adventure from Anchorage
Dog Sledding and Snowshoeing Winter Adventure from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
4 hours
from 199 USD
Enjoy the best of the winter season in Anchorage with a half-day of dog sledding, snowshoeing and s'mores. Get picked up from your Anchorage hotel and whisked away for a 4-hour winter adventure, including a 40-minute dogsled ride and a snowshoe trail walk. Come dressed for the occasion, or borrow cold weather gear before you explore the Alaskan outdoors. On your excursion, enjoy a trailside campfire roast with marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolates and hot cocoa, before being transported back to your hotel.
Glaciers and Wildlife - Super Scenic Guided Day Tour from Anchorage
Glaciers and Wildlife - Super Scenic Guided Day Tour from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
8 hours
from 199 USD
Small groups discover glaciers and wildlife on one one of the most intriguing road trips you will ever experience. A local expert will narrate on your 8 hour day tour from sea level in Anchorage, Alaska to 1800 feet in the Chugach Mountains.
Matanuska Glacier Hike from Anchorage
Matanuska Glacier Hike from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
8 hours
from 249 USD
For a unique Alaskan adventure, take a guided hike along the ancient Matanuska Glacier, the largest glacier in Alaska accessible by car! Explore blue melt-water pools, impressive ice formations and deep crevasses, and learn about this astounding natural wonder from your expert guide. Tucked in the beautiful Matanuska-Susitna Valley, this breathtaking area is shaped by three mountain ranges - the Alaska Range, the Talkeetna Mountains and the Chugach Mountains - so you'll be treated to unforgettable vistas during your moderate 2-hour hike, with all gear and safety equipment included.
Full Day Willow Dog Sledding
Full Day Willow Dog Sledding
         
Anchorage, AK
8 hours
from 299 USD
Dog Sledding is Alaska's official sport. And we are pleased to introduce you to the very best - Dallas Seavey Racing, winners of four Iditarod Championships!
Talkeetna Zipline Adventure from Anchorage
Talkeetna Zipline Adventure from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
10 hours
from 349 USD
Experience the vast Alaska wilderness as you fly through the air on a guided zipline tour. The town of Talkeetna and the surrounding wilderness are home to deep valleys and towering mountains as well as lots of wildlife, and one of the best way to see all of this is by flying through the air like an eagle. You'll be picked up from your Anchorage hotel and stop for lunch with your guide in Talkeetna as you glean a bit about the local history. Then it's off to the zipline course for 3 hours of fun-filled adventure.
Talkeetna Rafting and Rail Tour from Anchorage
Talkeetna Rafting and Rail Tour from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
10 hours
from 359 USD
Crisp mountain air, a fresh glacier-fed river and intriguing wildlife are just some of the reasons to visit southern Alaska for this full-day train and rafting tour. Ride one of the last flag-stop trains in America through lush mountains and then gear up for a relaxing ride along Alaska's crystal-clear Susitna River. Watch for eagles, salmon, moose and even the occasional bear as you cruise through this quiet Eden on an adventure you won't soon forget.This is a small-group tour limited to 15 people, ensuring a personalized experience.
Helicopter Tour and Glacier Landing from Anchorage
Helicopter Tour and Glacier Landing from Anchorage
         
Anchorage, AK
4 hours
from 499 USD
Sit back, relax and get lost in the beauty of Alaska's epic glacial scenery on this helicopter tour. From Anchorage, travel along the National Scenic Byway, stopping to view wildlife, and then take an exciting 1-hour round-trip helicopter flight over the Chugach Mountains for aerial views of Whiteout Glacier, Knik Glacier, Lake George and more. Land on Colony Glacier for an unbelievable panorama of the magnificent landscape.
Alaska Bear Country Day Trip to Katmai or Lake Clark by Airplane
Alaska Bear Country Day Trip to Katmai or Lake Clark by Airplane
         
Anchorage, AK
6 hours
from 625 USD
Take an unforgettable day tour from Homer, Alaska, into the epicenter of one the world's largest concentrations of brown bears. Witness wild bears in their natural habitat as your expert guide takes you into deep into Katmai National Park or Lake Clark National Park for safe, close encounters with these powerful giants. During the short round-trip flight you'll see glaciers and volcanoes as you soar over the rugged Alaskan coast.