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Turnagain Arm and Portage Valley Private Tour
"From Anchorage we'll travel along the scenic Seward Highway. One of only 13 highways in the US with the distinction of ""All American Road"". Along the way we will have great opportunities to view and photograph wildlife and scenic vistas. First we stop at the beautifu where you will board the mv Ptarmigan for an optional one-hour cruise across the stunning scenery of iceberg-dotted Portage Lake. After the cruise stop in at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving Alaska's wildlife. The AWCC takes in injured and orphaned animals year-round providing spacious enclosures and quality animal care. Here you can view and photograph up close Alaska's iconic animals that are unable to be released into the wild. Afterwards head back to Anchorage and enjoy a narrated city tour including all the best dining places.Whats Included:     Services of a professional private tour guide     Door to door round trip transportation from Anc
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Private Tour: Anchorage 3-Hour Tour
"This fun 3-hour adventure starts from a pickup location of your choice. First you'll visit historic Ship Creek where Anchorage was first settled as a tent city in 1911. Here you'll find a thriving urban salmon stream where downtown anglers often catch salmon on their lunch breaks from work. This is also the location of the Anchorage rail terminal for the historic Alaska Railroad.Your guide will then take you to Earth where you can take in the stunning view of the Anchorage skyline set against the backdrop of the Chugach Mountains and Cook Inlet. You may even catch sight of a moose along the roadway! Next stop at the busiest seaplane base in the world Lake Hood. Watch as local bush pilots expertly land their planes and taxi to their landing docks. Following this stop you'll visit the incomparable Turnagain Arm and Beluga Point. Take in the majestic scenery and scout for Beluga whales
From $345.00
 
Private Tour: Anchorage 3-Hour Tour
"This fun 3-hour adventure starts from a pickup location of your choice. First you'll visit historic Ship Creek where Anchorage was first settled as a tent city in 1911. Here you'll find a thriving urban salmon stream where downtown anglers often catch salmon on their lunch breaks from work. This is also the location of the Anchorage rail terminal for the historic Alaska Railroad.Your guide will then take you to Earth where you can take in the stunning view of the Anchorage skyline set against the backdrop of the Chugach Mountains and Cook Inlet. You may even catch sight of a moose along the roadway! Next stop at the busiest seaplane base in the world Lake Hood. Watch as local bush pilots expertly land their planes and taxi to their landing docks. Following this stop you'll visit the incomparable Turnagain Arm and Beluga Point. Take in the majestic scenery and scout for Beluga whales
From $345.00

Most Viewed Nightlife in Anchorage

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Koots!

If your looking for a nightclub with all kinds of people in a very rustic setting, then Koots is the place for you. You'll find all kinds of people from rednecks to pimps in fur coats! This is not an...
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Humpys

Humpy's has become a very popular spot the past five years or so. Very large on the inside, they have a great menu and a very wide selection of beverages. Live music most nights with a solo local...
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Snow Goose

The Snow Goose Restaurant have live music all week long. It is a restaurant with it's own brewery. My favorite on a sunny summer day is a drink and a cigar on their open deck looking out over Sleeping...
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Club Paris

Consistently voted best steak in Anchorage, Club Paris is an Anchorage staple for good meat and cocktails. An elegant little hangout, it's survived the 1964 earthquake, and it's an alaskan original....
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McGinley's Pub

Anchorage's first Irish Pub, McGinley's, opened in October of 2006. I went to visit about a month after opening. Not very Irish except for what they have on tap. Large and bright with a large...
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The Whale's Tail

At the ground floor of Tower One is the newly redecorated Whale's Tail. And I love what they've done with the place. Very trendy but still comfortable.The only place in Alaska that has automated wine...
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Fletcher's

Located in the Captain Cook Hotel downtown, Fletchers has become my favorite watering hole over the years. --Great decor - very nautical with deep rich woods and yet elegant. Kind of an upscale pub...
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The Anchor Pub and Club

I never write reviews but this place definitely deserves one....This place wasnt bad until a fight broke out and my friends and I were assaulted by a drunken local. By the time the bouncers actually...
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Platinum Jaxx

This is one of only a few nightclubs in Anchorage that actually will give you the experience of being in a nightclub in the lower 48. Platinuxx Jaxx is easily the nicest nightclub in Alaska. The club...
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The Anchor Pub & Club

This is one of the classier nightclubs in downtown Anchorage. The decor is somewhat upscale with comfy lounge area near the front door and upstairs. The upstairs lounge area is huge and you can see...
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Darwin's Theory

When I'm in the big city and getting tired of the yuppies, I sometimes head to Darwin's Theory. Small and a little seedy, many folks from "bush" Alaska stop in for a few beers. Mix them in with a few...
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Fly by Night Club

UPDATE - MR WHITEKEYS RETIRED SEPTEMBER 2006 - FLY BY NIGHT CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE !!! I drove by recently (2/14/08) and still closed.Every night of the week at 8 PM, one of the best produced and...
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Blues Central / Chef's Inn

One of my favorites night clubs is Blues Central. Live music every night with a jam session on Sundays. Local, talented, musicians can be found here most nights and occasionally they import. Place is...
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Chilkoot Charlie's

This place is absolutely great. It is gigantic with several large bar areas, including a recreation of the infamous "Bird House" bar which burned down many years ago. There is at least one place in...
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Top Hotels in Anchorage

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4th and K St, Anchorage, Alaska, 99501, United States
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4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage, Alaska, 99517-323, United States
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600 E. Benson Blvd,, Anchorage, Alaska, 99503, United States
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101 West 48th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska, 99503, United States
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4050 University Lake Drive, Anchorage, Alaska, 99508, United States
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820 W. 7th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska, 99506, United States
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Top Things to Do in Anchorage

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Portage Glacier

The Portage Pass Trail is a short, relatively easy, and well-maintained USFS trail that gives amazing views. Of all the trails you will hike in Alaska, this one provides the best "bang for your buck"...
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Chugach Mountains

Hiking Flat Top was a routine for the friends in Anchorage that I was visiting so they had no problems. For a flat-lander like me from Florida, it was a heck of a workout! The motivation to make it to...
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Alaska Zoo

The Alaska zoo is a little different to other Zoos, as it takes in sick and injured animals and rehabilitates them. We had a look at the Zoo as its too hot in Australia to see the cooler climate...
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Iditarod

Sure, the start line is where the excitement is, but you will get a better views and thinner crowds if you move a bit down the track! My experience was that it was easy to find free curbside parking...
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Native Heritage

There is a free trolley bus from downtown Anchorage to this place, although once you get your bearings around downtown Anchorage it hardly seems worth it as it’s only a short walk from the train...
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Potters Marsh

Just at the southern edge of Anchorage, where the Seward Highway meets Turnagain Arm, is a large expanse of open wetlands. A wooden walkway has been constructed that allows you to walk out into the...
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RickinDutch

"Not Alaska - But You Can See It From Here"
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kaloz

"Alaskan Fun Starts Here"
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Stephen-KarenConn

"Anchorage, Alaska: A Great City in The Great Land"
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PA2AKgirl

"My 2 Alaskas"
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onebadcat

"Anchorage - Gateway to Wild Alaska"
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