Alaska: The Bucket List
Alaska: Travel Facts
Main International Airport: Anchorage. A few Mainland flights (mostly to Seattle) also are accommodated in Juneau. Juneau, Fairbanks, and Ketchikam are designated as international airports, but have extremely limited schedules.
Currency: U.S. dollars.
Capitals: Juneau is the state capital.
Climate: Temperate rainforest on the southwest coast. Moderate northern maritime climate in Anchorage region. Arctic climate farther north.
Languages: English. Some native American languages are spoken in some native American communities.
More facts: U.S. immigration and tourism visas are explained by the U.S. Department of State.
Time zone: Standard time for Alaska is UTC – 9. See World Clock for seasonal adjustments.