Remote landscapes, untouched beauty and a rich, varied culture are just part of what makes Alaska such an adventure. Take in the unparalleled views as you explore Alaska's natural wonders, from mountain ranges to wildlife refuges. In both rural and urban areas, you'll meet people from a variety of Alaska Native American cultures, all with their own stories and traditions to share.
- During the summer months, Alaska is known as the land of midnight sun due to a natural phenomenon that causes 24-hour daylight.
- 17 of the 20 highest peaks in the United States are in Alaska.
- Alaska has an estimated 100,000 glaciers – the most of any inhabited area in the world.