Honeymoon Destinations in Alaska

Best Honeymoon Destinations in Alaska

A newly wed couple starts their wedding life from their Honeymoon. It is that part of their life during which both, bride and the groom, get ample time to know each other’s likes, dislikes and above all they get to know each other as to the kind of a human being. Every couple, before their marriage takes ample time to decide the venue for theirhoneymoon. Alaska can be a good honeymoon destination for couples who have a fondness for exotic places and some adventure also. 

Placed in the farthest northwest North America, Alaska is the largest state of the United States by area, enclosed by Canada on the eastern side, Arctic Ocean on northern side and the Pacific Ocean on western and southern side. Every region of Alaska offers a matchless experience to the tourists. The huge landscape of Alaska has five diverse regions: Far North, Southwest, Inside Passage, South central and Interior. A paradise for newly weds; a couple can not only spend some quality time with each other but can also do some interesting activities too. Activities like traveling, wildlife tours, glacier tours and kayaking can be some attractions for the tourists visiting Alaska. The Alaskan regions can be described as under:

1. Honeymoon Destinations in Far North

Arctic Circle is a major attraction out here in the far north region of the Alaska. A story prevails here that as visitors traverse through the Arctic Circle, some pilots slightly give a jerk to the plane to let the passengers make out that they are passing the renowned circle of Arctic. While visiting this region, the visitors may get to know about the Inupiat Eskimos and their culture very closely. The Inupiat living here, lead a subsistence life while preserving their history. The chilly temperature of the arctic gives an opportunity to the couples to get romantic with their beloved while expediting in the snow. Being one of the most diverse regions, the Far North is filled with a rich history, natural wonders, cultural opportunities, wildlife and a landscape that range from coastal plains to mountain ranges.

Monuments devoted to the famous humorist Will Rogers and pilot Wiley Post commemorating the 1935 plane crash, in which both of them died can be a good to visit sight for the couples who love to know the past of the region they visit. The Simon Paneak Memorial Museum offers the tourists, different biological exhibits, cultural displays and home crafts of the Inupiat. Another sight which the tourist would love to visit is Nome. Surrounded by tundra forests, Nome provides access to nearly 300 miles of surrounding roads, used by visitors for exploring the countryside, thus giving an opportunity to the fun and adventure loving couples to explore and discover wild life of the region. Another activity that appeals to the visitors can be watching species of Asiatic Birds that visit this region situated in the St Lawrence islands.

2. Honeymoon Destinations in South Wes

The southwest region of Alaska is a blend of different cultures including those of Eskimos, Aleuts and the Athabascans. Couples who love natural surroundings, the wonders of Southwest Alaska is a must see for them. Watching brown bears, birds of more than 240 species inhabiting Alaska’s Southwest region can be a wonderful experience for animal loving couples. Another activity that a couple can enjoy is visiting the landscape in Katmai National Park created by the 1912 eruption of the Novarupta volcano. Many activities attract tourists here in this part of Alaska. Fishing in the summers offers the newly weds a great time relaxing with their beloved in solace while fishing in sea. Skiing is also a major attraction on this part of Alaska during the winters which not only provides the couples a romantic getaway but all together a new experience of skiing.

3. Honeymoon Destinations in South Central

Home to over half of Alaska’s population, the south central region is a playground of various activities ranging from world-class fishing to hiking and wildlife viewing, offering diversified activities to the couples coming there for theirhoneymoon . Couples who love to explore the adventure of this region get to do activities like mountain hiking or wildlife viewing enjoying the company of their beloved in the laps of the nature. Huge mountains, large lakes offer the advantages of distant wilds.

Anchorage is another popular destination for the visitors coming here and also a center of commerce for the region. Being the largest city, it has numerous luxury hotels, good to eat cuisines and many shopping complexes. Visitors can enjoy shopping here and take away numerous gifts and specialties of this region for their dear ones. Visitors who love to explore the flora and fauna of the region can get to visit many wildlife museums, the Alaska Zoo and Potter March. Sport fishing, river rafting are another fun activities which a couple can enjoy with their beloved.

Overall Alaska offers all types of activities to the tourists. From enjoying natural wonders, to fishing to river rafting to bird watching to adventures like mountain hiking, every thing can be done here on Alaska. Thus, offering different things to couples having varied tastes. Regions like the Interior of Alaska, and the Inside passage of Alaska also offers every activity that a place can offer. From exploring the flora and fauna of the place, to watching the wildlife.

Alaska Adventure Getaway

5 relaxing days and 4 peaceful nights
4 Nights Deluxe Lodging breakfast, evening refreshments, on-site activities.
Tongass Coast Wildlife Kayaking 5 hrs
Glacier Walk and Flightseeing via Helicopter 3hrs (upgrade to trek available)
Tracy Arm Fjord & Sawyer Glacier Cruise 8 + hrs
Deluxe Welcome Basket/Beverage
Time to explore local attractions: Mendenhall Glacier, Mt. Roberts Tram, Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure, Salmon Hatchery & Aquariums, State Museum, Shopping and more.

Alaska Sweetheart Adventure

8 Days of Adventure & 7 Luxurious Nights
7 Nights Deluxe Lodging breakfast, snacks, evening refreshments, on-site activities are available
Pearson’s Pond Deluxe Romance Package On Arrival Includes sparkling, chocolates, flowers, balloons, rose petals, the lights on low, candlelight, soft music
Whale Watching 3.5 hrs
Taku Glacier Lodge Flightseeing & Feast 3 hrs
Glacier Flightseeing via Helicopter and Glacier Trek 4 hrs
Bear Country Tour  3 hrs

Alaskan Retreat

12 Days and 11 Terrific Nights
11 Nights Deluxe Lodging breakfast, snacks, evening refreshments, on-site activities are available
Tracy Arm-Fjord & Sawyer Glacier Cruise 8 hrs
Helicopter Flightseeing and Glacier Walkabout 2.3 hrs
Mendenhall Glacier Float Trip 3.5 hrs
Rainforest & Sea Coast Walk 3 hrs
Four Glacier & Dogsled Adventure by Helicopter 3 hrs
Bear Country Tour by Floatplane 3 hrs
local attractions Mendenhall Glacier, Mt. Roberts Tram, Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure, Salmon Hatchery & Aquariums, State Museum

Top Hotels in Alaska For Honeymoon Couples

HOTELS NAME HOTEL LOCATION HOTEL ADDRESS
Kennicott Glacier Lodge Kennicott Wrangell-St.
Elias N.P.
Kennicott
Alaska - 99588
Super 8 Motel - Ketchikan Ketchikan 2151
Sea Level Dr.
Ketchikan
Alaska - 99901
The Narrows Inn Restaurant and Marina Ketchikan 4871 N,
TONGASS HWY
Ketchikan
Alaska - 99901-3269
The Gilmore Hotel Ketchikan 326
Front Street
Ketchikan
Alaska - 99901
Westcoast Cape Fox Lodge Ketchikan 800
Venetia Way
Ketchikan
Alaska - 99901
Best Western Landing Hotel Ketchikan 3434
Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan
Alaska - 99901-5633
Buskin River Inn Kodiak 1395
Airport Way
Kodiak
Alaska - 99615
Best Western Kodiak Inn Kodiak 236 W
Rezanof Drive
Kodiak
Alaska - 99615-6044
Mccarthy Lodge & the Ma Johnsons Hotel McCarthy 101
Kennicott Avenue
Mccarthy
Alaska - 99588
Aurora Inn and Executive Suites Nome 320 E
Front Street
Nome
Alaska - 99762
Gold Miners Hotel Palmer 918
South Colony Way
Palmer
Alaska - 99645

Alaska Honemoon Cruises

  • Carnival Cruise Line
  • Norwegian Cruise Line
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Crystal Cruises
  • Holland America Line
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • Pearl Seas Cruises
  • Princess Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Honeymoon resorts

Alaska Travel Guide