Useful Links for Visiting Alaska

Alaska is the northernmost and the largest state in the United States, consisting of the mainland and almost three thousand islands. The beauty of this land is breathtaking. Along the seaside, there are rugged glaciers, stunning fjords, and bays. Besides its unique nature, Alaska is also rich in cultural and historical sights.

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Alaska is the 49th state of the United States, admitted to the Union in 1959. Before this, it was under the rule of Russia for some time. Its capital is Juneau, the largest city – Anchorage, nicknamed The City of Lights and Flowers. Other major cities: Fairbanks, Ketchikan, Sitka.

The symbols of the state are the forget-me-not, the moose, the Sitka spruce, and the willow ptarmigan. Canada's Kluane and Tatshenshini-Alsek National Parks and Alaska's Wrangell St. Elias and Glacier Bay National Parks are a single joint US–Canadian World Heritage Site since 1994.

"To the lover of wilderness, Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world." – John Muir, a Scottish-born American naturalist, and writer.

 If you plan to travel to Alaska, below is a list of useful links to help you organize an excellent vacation in the Last Frontier. Have a nice trip!

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US Visas – all info about US visas for foreign citizens to travel to the United States

Traveler's Health – travel vaccines and advice for the United States

Transportation – compensation for flight delay or cancellation – explore Alaska by bus – explore Alaska by train – find the best car rental deals in Alaska – find cheap flights to Alaska – explore Alaska by cruise ship

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Food & Dining – have your favorite Alaska Dinner Factory food delivered to your door – find best places to eat Alaskan salmon – find the best restaurants in Alaska 

Welcome to Anchorage – find out more about Anchorage's perfect blend of natural wonders and urban appeal – find the top-rated and best-reviewed tours and activities in Anchorage – discover the best of Anchorage – find the best things to do in Anchorage – see all of Anchorage's top attractions

All Alaska – get a free copy of the Alaska map mailed to your door or explore the map online – visit 5 historic landmarks and monuments in Alaska – learn more about Alaska – book most exciting things to do, attractions, and tours in Alaska – enrich your vacation in Alaska with a visit to the state's museums – explore Alaska in nine incredible ways – explore Alaska's outdoor and cultural destinations – live the high life with an Alaska vacation package – find unforgettable things to do in Alaska – discover all the information you need for your vacation in Alaska – see weather forecasts and learn more about Alaska's climate – find out 1 World Heritage site in Alaska