River bridge and fall colors in Mat-Su Valley near Palmer.

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Your most asked Alaska questions answered.

Among the many frequently asked questions we get from our guests, there are a handful that stand out. Not just because of how often they're asked, but also because of how important we think they are.

It starts with deciding who to work with when planning your Alaska vacation. You have options, but these 10 questions to ask before you book with any tour company will ensure you're getting the best service. And while we're on it, here's why you should book with us. We give you plenty of reasons, starting with Alaska Tour & Travel being locally owned and operated right here in Anchorage by a team with over a century of combined experience in Alaska tourism.

You can jump right into trip planning with our advice on the best time to visit Alaska and what to pack before you come. There are also details on how to get around Alaska and the places you absolutely must see on your vacation.

Want more specific information? Check out our transportation advice, Alaska cruise advice, and general FAQs.

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