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"Best Things To Do in Anchorage"

We provide exceptional Sightseeing Tours to all the "Must-See" attractions in Anchorage. Get the most of your visit by allowing PicTours Alaska to show you the top things to do in Anchorage. Every location is hand-picked and evaluated daily, so you will experience the absolute best moments while in Anchorage. We offer free photography advice and lessons for all digital devices. With that said, plan on capturing the highest quality photographs worth framing.

Every tour is catered to serve you. Whether your a cruise ship passenger or catching a late evening flight--PicTours Alaska is here to take care of you. We treat everyone like family. We truly want you to experience the local sights, its wilderness, its wildlife, its glaciers and all of our Municipal attractions.

We pick-up at all major downtown & midtown hotels. Tour duration is approximately 2-5 hours. Departure is daily from the Downtown Visitor Information Center. Located at 524 West 4th Avenue @ F Street. Look for the Log Cabin.

PicTours Alaska amenities include: Water, Snacks, WiFi, Free Photography Lessons, a Guide to Better Photography and Live Entertainment. [see video of what to expect during Tour]

You are welcomed to call me, +1-907-441-2274 or text me if you have any questions or want to talk about the perfect itinerary for you.
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Experience Anchorage off the tourist path.

This 2 hour tour visits; several upscale neighborhoods, our modern UMED District (University of Alaska and statewide Hospital system), a Brilliant Glass Sculpture of the Northern Lights, ride along on the Chugach Mountain range, Hilltop Ski Resort and see just how locals live.

Come with us on a relaxing drive to enjoy colorful and unique city parks, scenic outlooks, local and historical sites.

Departs 11 am Monday - Friday:

Anchorage Sites include:
a) Tent City Flats
b) Valley of the Moon
c) University of Alaska Campus-Medical District
d) Hilltop Ski Resort
e) Oceanview lookout
f) Westchester Lagoons
g) Park Strip

BOOK NOW Choose: "Winter Scenic Tour of Anchorage"

A Guided Tour Along the Most Scenic Highway in America.

Learn about our rich history of native american inhabitance, gold discovery and a interesting events that makes Alaska unique. As we depart downtown Anchorage, our direction is south-east, along the Turnagain Arm, a beautiful glacial waterway. This scenic drive overlooks dynamic backdrops of mountainscapes, mountaintop glaciers and alpine meadows.

See breathtaking scenes of everchanging colors and lighting. We will stop at perfect photo locations that have been previously scouted for their timely picturisque beauty, suberb lighting conditions and abundance of colors. Once there, feel free to participate in a photo lesson, or just relax while soaking in the fresh air and wonderous views.

We offer our method of becoming a better photographer to all. It doesn't matter if you have a cellphone or DSLR, our coaching approach is both collabrative and creative. We look for the most opportune locations that allows you to capture stunning memories with every click. Each photo will be worth showcasing to friends and family back home. This tour is boots-to-the-ground, however very Senior Friendly.

This tour is very sought after, and includes access to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, as part of one-of-many locations you will experience during this excursion.

Choose from Two Departure Times
1) 12 p.m.
2) 5:30 p.m. Ideal for that Sunset Experience!

Photo Lesson Stops include:
a) Beluga Point
b) Bird Point
c) Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
d) Glacier Valley.

Available: Monday-Friday or Weekend/Holiday's
Entrance fees included as part of tour.

NOTE: 5:30 pm excursion incorporates sunset photography and colorful sightseeing locations. Duration: 3.5 hours and may exclude the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in-lieu of higher scenic opportunities. All returns to original departure sites.

Alaska Wildlife Most Scenic Highway (M-F)
Alaska Wildlife Most Scenic Highway (Weekend/Holiday)
Wildlife Glacier Viewing - Sunset Tour

Alaska Botanical Gardens allows you to take in the beauty of Alaska's native flora and northern-hardy perennials at this tranquil garden located amidst 110 acres of boreal forest.

The Alaska Zoo is located on 25 acres on the Anchorage Hillside. The zoo is currently home to more than 100 birds and mammals, representing some 50 species. The zoo has the widest variety of animals native to the state of Alaska such as polar bear, as well as some exotics such as Amur tigers, Bactrian camels, and yaks.

The Anchorage Museum brings the best of Alaska to the world and the best of the world to Alaska.Through a combination of art and design, history, science and culture, the Anchorage Museum creates a rich, deep understanding of the human experience and offers something for everyone.

Departure Times begin at 10:15 and Every Hour and half from Corner F Street & 4th Avenue This tour does not include amenities.


Photo Adventure while avoiding the Crowds

Travel Beyond what a shuttle, bus or train can offer you. We are off to Whittier! Lose the crowds and go first-class to your Princess Cruise Ship. Enjoy the 60 mile drive from Anchorage to Whittier's Cruise Ship Port.

We believe that to see Alaska, you need to walk on its ground. Our Hotel-to-Ship Photo Adventure will make stops along the way to interact with Alaska's nature. Duration 4 hours.

Pick-up: Ted Stevens Int'l Airport Baggage Claim; All downtown & midtown hotels or downtown Anchorage Visitor Center.


BOOK NOW Private Wildlife to Cruise Port - SAVE 20% EARLY BIRDS

Snowmobile AdvenTOUR!

Imagine riding the very same trails, on the same day, as the Iditarod Dog Mushing Teams. Ride with us, as we snowmachine on the Official Iditarod Dog Race trails.

That's right, experience the race as it unfolds in the wilderness. Be Guided and ride safely with tested professional snowmachine guides. You will be assigned your own snowmachine to use. All trials are groomed, making for a comfortable experience.

We meet and depart from the Big Lake Area. The tour will ride north along the Susitna River trails and head towards the racers as they decend south from the Willow Lake area.

All snowmachine equipment, outfitting, pick-up and meals is included. Call if lodging arrangements is needed--we can handle this too. Some experience on motorcycles, dirt-bikes, wave-runners or snow-machines is recommended, but not necessary--this is boots-to-the-ground adventure!



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