Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska and it's no accident that many of our cruisetours begin and end in this major metropolis. As locals say, 'Anchorage is great. It's only 20 minutes from Alaska'. Here, you'll find everything you would find in other US cities, but it serves as a great introduction to Alaska, too.Find Cruises Sailing to This Port
There's so much to do in Anchorage, we could never capture it all. So cruisetours visiting Anchorage usually provide guests with free time to explore on their own. You might want to try out some of the fun activities listed here or perhaps discover something new on your own. After all, independence is the true spirit of Alaska.
|For a great introduction to native Alaskan culture, visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center. Opened in 1999, this wonderful, state-of-the-art centre features theatres, exhibitions, artists and artisans, a smokehouse, a carving centre and traditional village structures.|
|Head to Resolution Park for a breathtaking view of the Talkeetnas and the snow-covered Alaska Range.|
|Learn about the Northern Lights, oil exploration, bears and other local features at the Anchorage Museum in the Imaginarium Discovery Centre. This award-winning, hands-on science centre is great for kids and adults alike.|
The official currency of the United States is the US dollar (USD).
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Learn more about this port city with these tourist information guides.