26 Jan Why you Should add a Luxury Alaska Tour to your Travel Bucket List
Alaska is the biggest state in the United States at more than twice the size of Texas. If you like places filled with nature, wildlife and few people then Alaska is the place for you. There are many tours available in the state that offer unique experiences. These luxury tours allow you various options in means of travel and exploration. Consider a tailor made tour and get insider access on a tour with an itinerary made specifically for you. If you are looking for the ultimate luxury vacation then consider touring by cruise ship or plane. Alaskan luxury tours allow you to walk through the untouched wilderness or visit the towns of gold rush history. With so much to learn and discover, we promise you this will be the tour of a lifetime. Here are 4 reasons why you should add a luxury Alaska tour to your travel bucket list.
Did you know that Alaska is home to 16 species of whales including humpback whales and orcas? It is likely that with a single trip to the state you will see more than one species of whale as well the United States mascot, the Bald Eagle. Alaska is abundant with this species of bird. You will see many different kinds of animal species from brown bears fishing in salmon filled streams to caribou, moose, wolves, sea otters, walrus, and mountain goats. Make sure you have your cameras ready to snap photos of all the wildlife you are sure to see.
As a paradise to any adventurer, Alaska has activities you won’t find anywhere else in the word. Book with Luxury Lodge Alaska for a unique heli skiing experience or plan a dog sledding excursion. If you are into watersports consider going kayink in waters that are the homes to icebergs and glaciers. Ziplining panning for gold, sailing and salmon hunting are just a few the endless experiences Alaska has to offer.
Alaska is the United States largest wildlife with 80 percent of the land being untamed and untouched. A large portion of the state’s coastline is wilderness so if you decide to tour by cruise ship you can rest assured knowing that there will be limitless possibilities of what you could see. From full forests and snow-capped mountains to glaciers, fjords and some of the most beautiful waterfalls in existence, the wilderness scenery will not disappoint. If you are touring by land consider taking some time to go fishing. Alaska ranks as one of the best locations to fish in the world.
Mountains and Glaciers
Alaska is home to 17 of the 20 largest mountains including the largest in the United States called Denali. If ice and mountain climbing are activities on your personal bucket list, cross them off in Alaska as you explore one of the states many peaks. You can even schedule a hike through a mountain or a view through the window of a helicopter. The unique beauty isn’t limited to the various mountains within the state as Alaska is also home to 100,000 glaciers. Keep an eye open for seals and humpback whales as you kayak or raft besides these massive pieces of ice. Document your trip through photos so that you can share the memories with your loved ones for generations to come.