Surrounded by lush rainforests, cascading waterfalls, breathtaking glaciers and the scenic Chugach Mountains, Valdez is Alaska’s ultimate summer vacation destination.
Easily accessible from both Anchorage and Fairbanks, the coastal city is a prime candidate for a summer road trip. Hiking, fishing, boating, biking, kayaking, rock climbing, rafting, flightseeing, wildlife viewing — the adventures in Valdez are virtually endless. Spend a day in town exploring the area’s history at the Valdez Museum, admiring local art, savoring authentic eats, spotting wildlife or relaxing at a cozy local lodge. Even better, Valdez makes planning easy with a free vacation planner.
Discover Valdez this summer.