Seward, Alaska is a port city and an alpine resort town. Imagine a sparkling body of water, Resurrection Bay, with towering mountains lining its shores. Mt. Marathon, where the famous Fourth of July race is held, lies in front of the Harding Icefield which extends down the coast. Marine life abounds, eagles and seabirds fill the air, and mountain goats, bear and moose, all inhabit the surrounding forest.
Shopping in Seward (anchorage), AlaskaDowntown Seward has a couple great options to pick up an Alaskan souvenir. Here are our recommendations for shopping by Seward Cruise Port.
Sweet DarlingsAlaskan Confectioners - Makers of Alaska's Finest Handmade Candies, Fudge, Chocolates, Berry Bark and Candy. Don't forget the GELATO! Made on the premises fresh daily.
The Fish House/True Value HardwareThe place to go for local charter and fishing info, gear, tackle, etc. One giant building is split between the fish house and the hardware store. If it can be had in Seward, most likely you'll find it here.
Brown & Hawkins Mercantilethe local North Face, Mountain Hardware, Patagonia, Carhart outdoor wear store. Located on 4th St. in historic downtown Seward, Alaska.
Resurrect Art Coffee House GalleryHistoric Landmark. Local original art and gifts. Friendly baristas, excellent coffee. Live Jazz Tuesdays all summer.
Attractions in Seward (anchorage), AlaskaYou'll find in Seward that the most popular things to do involve the area's beautiful landscapes and ecology.
Exit GlacierExit Glacier is the only part of Kenai Fjords National Park accessible by road. Here you can stroll the trails, walk very close to an active glacier or take a ranger-led walk. It is a place where you can witness up close how glaciers re-shape a landscape and learn how plant life reclaims the barren rocky land exposed by a glacier's retreat.
The Sealife CenterAquarium and research facility featuring marine life of the Gulf of Alaska.
Best cruise excursions in Seward (anchorage), AlaskaWe've analyzed tens of thousands of cruise tours to find your ideal attraction while in port. Based on these reviews, here are the Best Cruise Excursions in Seward (anchorage), Alaska
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