Anchorage Winter Photo Safari

Good light, professional instruction, great way to see the area.

  • Starting at: $169 / per person
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Departure Time: Varies; approximately 3 hours before sunset
  • Dates: November 1, 2020 - March 31, 2021
  • Physical Activity: Prior photography experience or special photo equipment is not required for this tour. This is a moderate activity that involves walking 2-3 miles on snowy terrain.

Tour Overview

If you’re going to be in Anchorage this winter, a photography day tour is a fun experience for amateur to avid photographers alike to learn about Anchorage’s many attractions! This 4-hour sightseeing tour with your camera is a great way to discover and explore Anchorage in the winter.

Meet in downtown Anchorage and hunt for the best light of the day, which during winter at this latitude, often bathes the snowy landscape in stunning colors. You will be transported to scenic locations around Anchorage, Cook Inlet, and Chugach State Park to shoot enchanting Alaska winter landscapes. The trip’s itinerary is flexible and allows for spontaneous stops to photograph wildlife spotted en route. On certain dates, there is the opportunity to shoot the moon rising over the white-capped peaks of the Chugach Mountains. Along the way, you will be offered creative and technical photography tips and technical advice from your photography guide. This is a very small tour with a maximum of only 6 people.

What's Included

  • Transportation throughout area
  • Guided photography
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Camera, tripod, or related gear.

Special Terms

A 2-person minimum is required for the tour to operate.

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