8 Best Places to Visit in Alaska for the First Time

By  Manish Choudhary

1. Denali National Park 

See North America's tallest mountain, go hiking, and spot lots of wildlife.

2. Kenai Fjords National Park 

Take a boat to see glaciers and cool sea animals like whales.

3. Glacier Bay National Park 

Watch big chunks of ice fall off glaciers into the water, and see whales, seals, and birds.

4. Anchorage 

It's Alaska's biggest city, with city stuff and lots of outdoor fun like hiking and biking.

5. Juneau 

Alaska's capital is surrounded by mountains and water, with cool things to do like wildlife watching and boat tours.

6. Seward 

Visit this town to explore the ocean and see beautiful scenery, maybe even go fishing.

7. Talkeetna 

It's a cute town with great views of big mountains, and you can take fun airplane tours.

8. Fairbanks 

In summer, enjoy the sun all night long, and in winter, watch the northern lights. Plus, learn about gold mining history at a cool museum.