West Camp Road, Whittier, AK, Alaska,
Whittier, Alaska The unique town of Whittier, Alaska is located approximately 65 miles south of Anchorage. With a population of approximately 200, Whittier is situated overlooking Prince William Sound, and has an industrial and military feel, ...


Whittier Is Worth Your While

Whittier, Alaska, located at the edge of Prince William Sound, offers visitors some of the best scenic venues for photography and opportunities for adventure. Poised between the harbor and the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel, Whittier was designed by the Army Corps of Engineers as a cargo port during WWII. This small town of 300 residents comes ...

Frugal Tips for Alaskan Cruisers

All aboard your adventure through beautiful Alaska! Cruising is an amazing way to visit many towns in a short amount of time for a fraction of what it would normally cost to visit so many destinations. Especially in Alaska where many towns are only able to be reached by boat or plane, cruisers are really travelling smart and getting the most out ...

Top Tours & Excursions In Whittier-Anchorage

Talkeetna Ziplining Adventure
Enjoy the views on your two hour drive north to the quaint historic village of Talkeetna where you'll soar over the top of the Alaskan forest on nine different ziplines. See amazing views of the mountains and catch glimpses of Alaskan wildlife before stopping for lunch and hearing stories of gold mining days....
Duration: 10 hours
Activity Level: High
Note: Weight minimum - 90 lbs; weight maximum - 270 lbs.
Wheelchair Accessibility: No
Food/Beverages: Lunch included
Tour Includes Lunch; Round trip transportation from hotel

Anchorage Craft Brewery Tour
Get your taste buds ready for a hoppy experience when your tour guide takes you on a tour of 3 different anchorage breweries, including Anchorage's oldest brewery and and taste why it got a medal at the World Beer Cup. Have a good time and taste some new beers why you're at it!...
Duration: 3.5 hours
Activity Level: Low
Note: Min. age 21 years
Wheelchair Accessibility: No
Food/Beverages: Light appetizers / Min. of 12 beer tastings

Turnagain Arm and Alaska Wildlife Tour
Travel along the the Seward Highway (a National Scenic Byway) along the Turnagain Arm, which some consider the most beautiful stretch of highway in America, before stopping for a tour of the the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center where you'll see caribou, elk and bears up close!...
Duration: Approx. 4 hours
Activity Level: Low
Tour Includes Hotel pick-up