Skagway, Alaska

Skagway, Alaska
Location: north of Juneau, Alaska by ferry
Length of visit: 2 hours
Major draws: Historic buildings, shopping, scenic views
Strenuosity: 1 out of 10
Cost/Fees: Free
Additional considerations: Cruise ships unload thousands of people into this tiny downtown area
Description: As afternoon turns to evening, Skagway relives its history by turning from a boomtown of tourists to a quiet ghost town. We highly recommend the fun and entertaining Days of ’98 musical; and remember to show up early for “free” gambling with the actors and actresses.