When most people think of Alaska they think igloos and not islands. Well, we are ready to break down all the barriers and let out our best kept secret. With over 2,600 named islands and 6,640 miles of coastline, Alaska breaks the mold when it comes to island life. From black sand beaches, stunning vistas, volcanic formations and unlimited outdoor activities, you’ve just gotta check out this list of the 16 best islands to visit in Alaska.

Get ready to pack a bag and escape to a remote and relaxing island paradise, Alaska style. Have you ever been to any of these island treasures? Where is your favorite place to explore? Are there any of the best islands to visit in Alaska that aren’t on this list? Let us know in the comments below!

If you’re looking for more information about some of the beautiful islands in Alaska, check out These Remote Islands In The US Are Truly A Sight To Behold.

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