Are you dying for a weekend road trip from Anchorage? Beautiful and charming Seward is less than two and a half hours from downtown Anchorage. Situated at the head of Resurrection Bay on the Kenai Peninsula, this charming town is full of history, adventure, and breathtaking scenery. No matter what your interest, there is something for you in Seward, Alaska!
For the Adventurer
If you love to get your adrenaline flowing, you’re going to love Seward, Alaska. We have lots of water activities including sailing, rafting, paddleboarding, kayak tours, and some of the best fishing in the world! Go to great heights with one of Seward’s exciting air tours or see picturesque Seward behind a team of huskies on a dog-sledding tour. Hike a glacier, go horseback riding, or ski on our world-class slaloms. There is no shortage of outdoors adventures in Seward, Alaska!
For the Leisure Lover
If you want to relax at a slower pace for the weekend, Seward is the place to do it. Pamper yourself at a salon or day spa. Sleep in at the Sauerdough Lodge, then grab a leisurely breakfast at the Sea Bean (we recommend the sunshine sandwich of happiness!). Stroll through our downtown and pop into our local boutiques. Later, feast upon gorgeous views, prime rib, and Alaska salmon on a dinner cruise.
For the Cultured
For the art lover, we have seven different galleries specializing in everything from fine art to pottery. Visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center to learn about our native culture. Get familiar with the history of our town by taking a historic walking tour or visit the Seward Community Museum, a favorite attraction for visitors.
Escape the busy city life in Anchorage and get to know beautiful Seward, Alaska!