- Our list of the best things to do in Anchorage, Alaska, features the top 49 nearby activities — including 29 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Anchorage, AK has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Adventures, Tours, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 36 things to do within the city of Anchorage, AK , followed by 15 popular activities in nearby cities, including Eagle River, Girdwood, Talkeetna, Chugiak, Indian, Kenai and Wasilla
Planet Earth Adventures - Private Day Tours offers tours of Alaska and Canada on prearranged tours, as well as photography tours and workshops. The company offers customizable tours based on budget and individual preferences.
98% 552 votes
9170 Jewel Lake Road, Suite 202, Anchorage, AK 99502 MoreLess Info
Alaska Tour & Travel Day Tours offers tours to Anchorage, Fairbanks, Seward, and Denali National Park. Visitors can choose trips to see bears, learn about the native heritage, take guided fly fishing trips, or enjoy a scenic float trip.
A popular touristic attraction in the warm season for its scenic train-trips, the Alaska Railroad Depot offers 12-hour rides, in which wildlife can be spotted, and scenery can be admired. One of the stops is at the Denali National Park.
90% 372 votes
3530 Alamosa, Anchorage, AK 99502 MoreLess Info
Offering half-day tours, Anchorage Tours & Transfers - Wildlife Tour takes visitors on a trip through the important sites and landmarks of Anchorage. They go through the downtown area, Earthquake park, and the floatplane harbor.
Rust's Flying Service offers flights over Denali National Park, Mount McKinley, Prince William Sound, the Chugach Mountains, Cook Inlet Redoubt Bay, Brooks River, Katmai National Park, and Lake Clark National Park. The company also offers fly in salmon fishing trips.
With a total length of 11 miles, the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail offers the hikers and the bikers a view of the ocean and of Mount McKinley. It is popular among wildlife watchers, this being the home of moose, wolves, porcupines, and many species of birds.