Prince William Sound, Anchorage, Alaska

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: n/a
Wazling's pictureby Wazling Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 25th of February, 2011
Alaska is famous for its sea resorts and high mountains, mostly glaciers. Traveling down to Whittier from Anchorage either by train, motor-coach or by car is a unique experience in its own. From Whittier however, taking part on a glacier cruise with the Prince William Sound is something memorable.

The sights and sounds mingling with the crisp fresh air fills you with wonder. I highly recommend at least the day tour to experience this side of Alaska too!

Address:
Anchorage, AK

Price:
Varies on tour.

Opening Hours:
Daytime.

On the web:
http://www.princewilliamsound.com/

 
Heiny's ATV AdventuresAlaska Zoo
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Anchorage

  • Chugach Mountains
    It is the third largest state park in the country and it covers almost half-million acres of wilderness. Wildlife, hiking, climbing, camping, and backpacking are only a few things that you can do here. On a clear day, you can ever see as [...]
    D: 72.8mi20
  • Alaska Railroad Depot
    To see and experience a better and a larger part of Anchorage and Alaska, you shouldn't miss boarding a tour with the Alaska Railroad Depot. They have trains going to various locations, ticket prices depend on the location you depart [...]
    D: 0.7mi00
  • Snow City Cafe
    After we ate at the Snow City Cafe one morning, we went there almost every day for breakfast. The food is so delicious you just have to return the next day to either try something else or just have what you had the previous day. Prices are [...]
    D: 0.3mi00
  • Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
    There aren't so many trails in Alaska, however the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail is maybe the easiest and almost the longest starting from downtown at the most northeastern part of West 2nd Avenue. You can bike, hike, look at some really [...]
    D: 0.5mi00
  • Orso Ristorante
    Quite close to the Alaska Center of Performing Art and the City Hall, the Orso Ristorante serve Italian food, bringing a little bit of Europe to this cold country. The place has a nice ambiance, with a great and friendly staff who are happy [...]
    D: 0.4mi00

Things about Anchorage you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Anchorage History

The Anchorage International Airport which opened in 1951 was one of the most prosperous of its time in the US territory as it provided flights both for Europe and Asia, but the flight tradition of Anchorage goes back to the ‘30s, when the Merrill Field landing strip was one of the busiest in the United States. Given its position, Alaska in general and Anchorage in particular were transformed [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Bern, Switzerland
The Fastnacht(or in 'bärndütsch' fasnacht) is one of the bigest event in this muliticultural country, irrespectively of different...
Night Life & Entertainment: 'Fastnacht'

Plitvice, Croatia
If you are at Plitvice you should definitely take a look at the lakes of Plitvice. They are gorgeous and also famous through the german Winnetou...
Outdoors Activities: Famous Lakes, also known from the old Winnetou films

 

Sopron, Hungary
Last year we stayed a night in the Mandarin pension in Sopron. I can recommend this place because I was really satisfied with it. We paid around 20...
General: Mandarin Pension in Sopron

Aosta, Italy
Visit the museum of ancient roman relicts and the roman baths in the city center.
General: The museum of ancient roman relicts

 

Florence, Italy
They have great Italian food and good jazz all the time. They have a TV and you can freely read newspapers and magazines. Altogether it's a rather...
Night Life & Entertainment: Caffè Megara

Brasov, Romania
Brasov will have, starting from next year, most likely an international airport, that will link this marvelous city with the rest of the world. Now...
General: Brasov's new airport

 

Cluj-napoca, Romania
Visit the beautiful Saint Michael's church...it is the symbol of the city besides the statue of King Matthias sitting on his horse..one of the...
General: Cluj Napoca

Navodari, Romania
I was here as a kid but I remember that very close to this city (or maybe it was in the city...) is a place where you can see dolphin shows.
Family & Fun: Dolphin shows in Navodari

 

Moscow, Russia
Using the metro is the best and fastest way to get around Moscow, although it might prove to be difficult to understand how things work. Metro...
Public Transportation: Use the Metro

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona
Bright Angel Trail is certainly the most famous of all trails at Grand Canyon. You’ll need a lot of time to do the whole trail. If you do the...
Outdoors Activities: Bright Angel Trail

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*