29 days in Alaska & Sunnyvale Itinerary

29 days in Alaska & Sunnyvale Itinerary

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Anchorage
— 3 nights
2
Homer
— 2 nights
3
Juneau
— 2 nights
4
Haines
— 2 nights
5
Skagway
— 2 nights
6
Sitka
— 2 nights
7
Sunnyvale
— 13 nights

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Anchorage

Anchorage ©
Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): stroll through Virgin Creek Falls Trail, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Crow Creek Mine, then make a trip to Winner Creek Trail Hand Tram, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Roundhouse at Alyeska. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Beluga Point, then admire the natural beauty at Alaska Botanical Garden, then examine the collection at Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, and finally look for gifts at Polar Bear Gifts.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Anchorage online sightseeing planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Anchorage is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Anchorage is minus 11 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, you will find days in Anchorage are a bit cooler (24°C), and nights are much colder (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Homer.

Things to do in Anchorage

Parks · Museums · Wildlife
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Alaska Botanical Garden ©
Alaska Botanical Garden
Virgin Creek Falls Trail ©
Virgin Creek Falls Trail
Crow Creek Mine ©
Crow Creek Mine

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Homer

Homer is a city located in Kenai Peninsula Borough in the U.S. On the 7th (Tue), head outdoors with Brooks Alaskan Adventures - Private Day Charters, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then stroll through Homer Spit, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Grace Ridge Brewery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn more about the world around you at Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, then take in the exciting artwork at Ptarmigan Arts, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Carl E. Wynn Nature Center.

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You can do a combination of car and flight from Anchorage to Homer in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Anchorage in July, you will find days in Homer are little chillier (20°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Juneau.

Things to do in Homer

Outdoors · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Homer Spit ©
Homer Spit
Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center ©
Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center

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Juneau

Juneau is an unusual state capital in many respects.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take a peaceful walk through Treadwell Historic Mine Trail, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then look for gifts at Alaska Knifeworks. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Perseverance National Recreation Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gold Creek Flume Trail, and then get outside with Northern Passages and Glacier Bay.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Juneau trip planning website.

Fly from Homer to Juneau in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Haines.

Things to do in Juneau

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 11:
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Zipline
Northern Passages and Glacier Bay ©
Northern Passages and Glacier Bay
Alaska Knifeworks ©
Alaska Knifeworks

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Haines

Sitting on the shores of Alaska's longest fjord and surrounded by mountains, the port city of Haines boasts spectacular scenery.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Hammer Museum, then see the interesting displays at American Bald Eagle Foundation, then contemplate the waterfront views at Chilkat River, and finally tee off at Valley of the Eagles Golf Links & Driving Range. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours and then contemplate the waterfront views at Chilkoot Lake State Recreation Area.

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You can fly from Juneau to Haines in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Haines are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Skagway.

Things to do in Haines

Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
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Off-Road Tours
Chilkat River ©
Chilkat River

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Skagway

Skagway ©
The Municipality and Borough of Skagway is a first-class borough in Alaska on the Alaska Panhandle. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): hike along Yakutania Point, steep yourself in history at Moore Cabin, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Klondike Brewing Company. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Back Alley Rock Shop, contemplate the long history of Arctic Brotherhood Camp No. 1, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Skagway Spirits Distillery, then hike along Upper Dewey Lake, and finally view the masterpieces at BearHead Photography Gallery.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Skagway road trip website.

Getting from Haines to Skagway by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Skagway can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to fly to Sitka.

Things to do in Skagway

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 15:
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Yakutania Point ©
Yakutania Point
Fishing Charters & Tours
Upper Dewey Lake ©
Upper Dewey Lake

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Sitka

Sitka ©
The City and Borough of Sitka, formerly Novo-Arkhangelsk, or New Archangel under Russian rule, is a unified city-borough located on Baranof Island and the southern half of Chichagof Island in the Alexander Archipelago of the Pacific Ocean (part of the Alaska Panhandle), in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Alaska Raptor Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sitka National Historic Park/Totem Park, and then hike along Herring Cove Trail. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Island Artists Gallery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Starrigavan Recreation Area, and then see Off-Road Tours.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sitka trip maker website.

You can fly from Skagway to Sitka in 4.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Sitka can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Fri) before leaving for Sunnyvale.

Things to do in Sitka

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Alaska Raptor Center ©
Alaska Raptor Center
Sitka National Historic Park/Totem Park ©
Sitka National Historic Park/Totem Park
Off-Road Tours

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Sunnyvale

Sunnyvale ©
Sunnyvale is a city located in Santa Clara County, California. We've included these beaches for you: Natural Bridges State Beach and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve. Kids will appreciate attractions like Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and Lovers Point. Explore Sunnyvale's surroundings by going to Mission San Juan Bautista (in San Juan Bautista), Pebble Beach (Bird Rock Vista Point, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, &more) and Monterey (San Carlos Cathedral, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Capitola Beach, stroll through Half Moon Bay Coastal Trail, make a trip to Mavericks, and visit a coastal fixture at Point Pinos Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, read Sunnyvale trip itinerary planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Sitka to Sunnyvale with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Alaska Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Sitka in July, expect nights in Sunnyvale to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sunnyvale

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Pebble Beach, Monterey, Half Moon Bay, Pacific Grove, Capitola
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 31:
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Mission San Juan Bautista ©
Mission San Juan Bautista
Capitola Beach ©
Capitola Beach
Half Moon Bay State Beach ©
Half Moon Bay State Beach

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