The Christmas Lights Road Trip Through Alaska That’s Nothing Short Of Magical

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in the last frontier. Attention, Alaskans! The holidays are officially upon us and this enchanting Christmas Lights Road Trip is exactly what you need to get into the spirit of the season. So load up the kiddos, grab a couple friends, or take your special someone on this journey that will lead straight into a winter wonderland.

The entire trip takes about 8 hours and covers roughly 450 miles. Along the way you will have ample opportunities to see a mix of neighborhood Christmas lights, ice sculptures, holiday theme parks and so much more. You might even get to meet Santa Claus himself along with some of his trusty reindeer. Buckle up, this is going to be just what you need to keep the Grinch away!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more bright and magical holiday cheer, check out the 11 most enchanting Christmas towns in Alaska. You’ll also love this one spot in Alaska that is basically heaven on earth.