Sitka, AK


Just across the water from snowcapped Mount Edgecumbe, Sitka displays its brilliant history. Tourists will find the onion-domed Russian Orthodox cathedral reminiscent of its czarist past. The charming town is known for its picturesque views and thriving fishing industry. Shore excursions are plentiful, including wildlife viewing, sea kayaking, sportfishing and cruising Silver Bay, but the city also lends itself to adventures by foot or bike.

Language: English
Currency: US$



Temperature (Celsius)
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High3 4 6 9 12 14 16 17 15 11 7 4
Low-3 -2 -1 1 4 7 9 9 7 4 1 -2
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Centimeters23 18 18 15 13 10 13 18 28 38 28 25