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Best of Ketchikan Guide

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Ketchikan
Ketchikan, one of Alaska's most Southeastern cities, is the first stop for many cruises on their way to more Northern climes. A stay in Ketchikan itself can be rewarding, however, as the city is the gateway to Misty Fjords National Monument, an area so beautiful, it is known as "The Yosemite of the North." With steep valleys formed by glaciers and lava flows left by volcanic activity, Misty Fjords offers gorgeous views of natural formations, all reflected in the calm waters of Pacific inlets.

All things to do » Things to do

Misty Fjords National Monument
Misty Fjords National Monument
This huge wilderness area includes hundreds of rivers and streams fed by melting glaciers each spring.
Attraction type: National Parks; Geologic Formations; Monuments/ Statues
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Southeast Exposure Outdoor Adventure Center
Southeast Exposure Outdoor Adventure Center
Owner description: Southeast Exposure: Ketchikan Kayak & Zipline Adventure Tours.Welcome to Southeast Exposure. Established in Ketchikan, Alaska in 1986, we provide guided sea kayaking tours... more Owner description: Southeast Exposure: Ketchikan Kayak & Zipline Adventure Tours.Welcome to Southeast Exposure. Established in Ketchikan, Alaska in 1986, we provide guided sea kayaking tours, rentals, and lessons in and around Ketchikan Alaska. less
Attraction type: Water sports; Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Totem Bight State Park
Totem Bight State Park
Attraction type: State Parks; Historic Sites
Potlatch Totem Park
Potlatch Totem Park
Attraction type: Parks
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Settlers Cove State Recreational Site
Settlers Cove State Recreational Site

All places to eat » Places to eat

George Inlet Crab Feast
George Inlet Crab Feast
Ranked #1 of 57 restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Bar Harbor Restaurant
Bar Harbor Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 57 restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Eclectic
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Burger Queen
Burger Queen
Ranked #3 of 57 restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: Hamburgers, Sandwiches
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery
Ketchikan Candies
Ketchikan Candies
Ranked #4 of 57 restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: Bakery
Sweet Mermaids
Sweet Mermaids
Ranked #5 of 57 restaurants in Ketchikan
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

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Captain's Quarters Bed and Breakfast
$80 - $85
Ranked #8 of 18 Ketchikan B&B and Inns

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Metlakatla Hotel
Metlakatla Hotel
$99 - $169
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Metlakatla

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Black Bear Inn
3.0 of 5
Black Bear Inn
$142 - $268
Ranked #1 of 18 Ketchikan B&B and Inns
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Anchor Inn by the Sea
Anchor Inn by the Sea
$100 - $185
Ranked #2 of 18 Ketchikan B&B and Inns
Alderhouse Bed and Breakfast
Alderhouse Bed and Breakfast
$125 - $137
Ranked #3 of 18 Ketchikan B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

BEST WESTERN PLUS Landing Hotel
4.0 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Landing Hotel
$168 - $309
Ranked #1 of 9 hotels in Ketchikan
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