Alaska travelers choose from 12 Best Western hotels.
Big, wild, and free – this is Alaska. Venture to the top of North America at Denali National Park and Preserve and the peaks of Mount McKinley. Soar with the eagles in Sitka as warmer weather draws the world’s largest concentration of Bald Eagles. Experience pure nature in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge – spring and summer are the time to set yourself free on an Alaska adventure.
As sunlight extends the days, Alaska transforms into the Land of the Midnight Sun. Take advantage with spring and summer festivals like April's Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau, Fairbanks' Golden Days and Midnight Sun Game, and the Kodiak Crab Festival in Kodiak.
Get up-close to a glacier on a visit to Kenai Fjords National Park; check out the coastal rainforest at Misty Fjords National Park; or paddle through fjords at Glacier Bay. Go big on your Alaska travels this summer with a road trip – check out Alaska's Inside Passage, South Central Alaska, or the Alaska Interior Tour.
Alaska's cultural sites are also a must-see. Hop on the Alaska Marine Highway, and check out Kodiak's Alutiiq Museum and Baranov Museum, Homer's Pratt Museum, the Soldotna Historical Society Museum, Maxine & Jesse Whitney Museum in Valdez, and the Dorothy G. Page Museum in Wasilla.