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Overview

  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful drive” (16 reviews)
“beluga point” (12 reviews)
“turnagain arm” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Seward Highway, AK
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Reviews (134)

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"beautiful drive"
in 16 reviews
"beluga point"
in 12 reviews
"turnagain arm"
in 17 reviews
"bird point"
in 7 reviews
"moose pass"
in 5 reviews
"tern lake"
in 3 reviews
"pull over"
in 3 reviews
"return drive"
in 2 reviews
"tinted windows"
in 2 reviews
"majestic peaks"
in 2 reviews
"surfers riding"
in 2 reviews
"canyon creek"
in 2 reviews
"sterling highway"
in 3 reviews
"eagles soaring"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
in 8 reviews
"wildlife conservation"
in 2 reviews
"kenai peninsula"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We did this drive in May on a beautiful,bright sunny day......clear blue skies, shining snowy icy peaks,forests,glaciers, blue water running alongside the highway, life is definitely worth living ! We drove till the wildlife conservation centre & afterwards visited Girdwood. The drive takes much longer...More

2  Thank travelbugDelhi
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We rolled along the Seward highway on our way to a whale watching tour and a three day stay. The views were breathtaking but I would cation that the miles are deceiving. It takes much longer to travel than you think. You have to stop...More

Thank Moisquared
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We took a cruise out of seward. From anchorage you can take a scenic train, bus tour or drive. We opted to drive. Seward highway is the main road connecting anchorage to seward. It is one lane in each direction and hugs the alaskan coastline....More

Thank fall987
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We traveled the Seward Highway for its full 125½ miles from Seward to Anchorage. It was competed in 1951. It is Alaska State Route 9 for the first 37 miles from Seward to the Sterling Highway. Then, it becomes Alaska State Route 1. It runs...More

12  Thank Maurene_K
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We drove from Anchorage to Seward and the route was very nice so we spent some good hours and we stopped several time along the way to see some panorama.

Thank Rosario_it
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

So much to see on this drive! The water, the mountains, and the plants. This stretch of highway from Anchorage to Seward will take your breath away with beauty!

Thank Justinsullivanrt
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

We drove roundtrip between Anchorage and Seward. The highway is very scenic and beautiful. A couple of points worth stopping at: - Mile 110: Beluga Point - Mile 96: Bird Point - Mile 22: Nice views of Kenai Lake, limited parking though

1  Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We split our trip from Anchorage to Seward by staying overnight in Girdwood at the Alyeska Resort. Our tour guide explained that this highway passes through the scenic Chugach National Forest and along the Kenai Peninsula which offers some of the best panoramic views of...More

3  Thank DickandPaulineP
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

I traveled from Anchorage to Seward and back on the Seward Highway. Even though the weather was cloudy and rainy both days, it was a beautiful drive! The mountains, lakes, and forests make this a very scenic Alaskan drive!

Thank lirwin13
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We just returned from two weeks in Alaska and driving the Seward Highway was my favorite part of the trip -- so much so that we drove it a second time just to enjoy the beauty! Every pass brings a different experience, from snow covered...More

Thank Jan S
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ckdub180
5 December 2016|
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Response from CrankingChick | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the snow but my guess is that there will still be some in the higher elevations - we saw some in June. I think they keep this road plowed. You do go through some passes where the road is somewhat curvy... More
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