Settled at the head of Resurrection Bay on the Kenai Peninsula, Seward is one of Alaska’s oldest and most scenic communities. Discover the Alaska Sealife Center, historic downtown district filled with quaint shops and art galleries, and of course the amazing boat harbor that is shared with humans and wildlife alike.

Hotels: Hotel Seward, Best Western Edgewater Hotel, Harbor 360 Hotel, Seward Windsong Lodge.
Remote: Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge.
Activities: Alaska Sealife Center, Real Alaska Tour, Resurrection Bay Park Ranger Cruise, Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise, Fox Island Resurrection Bay Cruise, Catamaran Cruise to Kenai Fjords National Park, Fishing with Saltwater Safari.
Arrival time: From Anchorage and Girdwood: 11:05 AM
Departure time: To Girdwood and Anchorage: 6:00 PM
Distance from:
  • Anchorage: 126 miles, 4 hours by train, 2.5 hours by car
  • Fairbanks: 486 miles, 16 hours by train, 10.5 hours by car
  • Denali: 363 miles, 11.5 hours by train, 6.5 hours by car
  • Talkeetna: 226 miles, 7 hours by train, 4.5 hours by car

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