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Alaska Trips
with AdventureSmith

Choosing to explore Alaska with AdventureSmith means choosing an award-winning company that pioneered expedition voyages and authentic Alaska trips. Our Alaska travel experts have lived, worked and explored the region in depth as former guides, operations managers and naturalists. We can help you choose the best Alaska trip or craft a custom private Alaska vacation package based on your interests, ability and budget. Why book your Alaska trip package with AdventureSmith?

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Work with one specialist to research, purchase & prepare for your Alaska trip. Tell us your dream, we’ll make it happen.

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We have an unmatched selection of statewide Alaska trips aboard over 50 small ships and lodges.

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Founded by a former Alaska guide, AdventureSmith matches you with the best Alaska vacation packages.

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We specialize in custom itineraries. Private trips for small groups, families, couples & solo travelers.

Kayakers in yellow kayaks and red life jackets paddle in Alaska towards a small wooden ship floating in front of them

Alaska Vacation Packages

Why choose an Alaskan vacation package from AdventureSmith? You could travel to Alaska on your own. Rent an RV and head out on the open road. Or book a big ship cruise. But this Alaska travel strategy barely scratches the surface of what Alaska has to offer.

On an all-inclusive Alaska vacation, we do the work for you. Transportation, accommodation, meals, activities and guides are seamlessly woven into the perfect trip. Don’t leave your Alaskan trip to chance; work with an Alaska travel specialist.

Our Alaska vacation packages in 2024 and beyond handle all the details and latest travel requirements, so you can sit back and get excited for your trip.

The Best Alaska Trips

Our experience and insider info equates into the best Alaska trips for our clients. What is the best way to travel to Alaska? Stay deep inside Denali National Park to experience it as few visitors do. Boat into a remote lodge within Kenai Fjords National Park. Or arrive at your Alaska wilderness lodge in true local style – by floatplane. Our team helps you escape the tourist crowds.

Where to go? View our Glacier Bay National Park Trips and How to Visit Denali National Park to learn more about Alaska’s crown jewels. Our selection of Alaska trips also includes Katmai National Park & Preserve, Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska Inside Passage cruise itineraries that visit Admiralty Island Wilderness and many other hidden gems. Contact us to customize your own best Alaska vacation.

During their Alaska trip, a family of 4, mom, dad and their two boys, stand in front of a brown sign that says Glacier Bay National Park and Reserve.
Alaska travelers hike on a rocky shoreline with ocean and snowy mountains

Alaska Hiking Trips

All of our Alaska trips include guided hikes with expert naturalist guides, even if you’re taking a small boat Alaska cruise. Alaska tours with hiking olet you choose challenging full day treks, wilderness beachcombing or easy nature walks. Whether you are hiking in Glacier Bay from a small vessel or exploring Denali’s wilderness on a van-supported day hike, our Alaska hiking trips are second to none. Wilderness permits limit group size so your Alaska hiking trip is always intimate. Explore nature and experience solitude on an Alaska hiking trip.  

“Our Alaska adventure trips are focused on active and educational explorations of the natural world.”


Alaska Trips

Temperature & Rainfall

Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High (F) 22 26 33 44 55 62 65 63 55 40 28 22
Avg. Low (F) 9 12 17 28 39 47 52 49 41 58 16 10
Avg. Rainfall (Inches) 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.7 1.0 1.9 2.7 2.6 1.9 1.0 1.1
Avg. Daylight (Hours) 5.5 7.5 10 13 17 19 19 17 14 11.5 8.5 6

Alaska Summer Vacation

When is the best time to visit Alaska? While you can travel to Alaska year-round, Alaska’s best weather, and main season for tourism, is May through September. During this time, Alaska travelers enjoy warmer temperatures, long days with late sunsets and accessible wildlife. The climate data listed above is for Anchorage, Alaska. Keep reading for Southeast coastal and Interior microclimates to consider.

Learn More About Alaska’s Climate

Find statewide Alaska climate for tables and information to help plan your Alaskan trip at the perfect time.