Visit Seward


Looking for directions to get to certain businesses?
Get a map of Seward Members Business locations in the Destination Guide.



Getting to Seward is an experience in and of itself. The Seward Highway National Scenic Byway and All-American Road starts here, and the drive from Anchorage is sure to be a highlight of your trip. The following Seward Highway electronic road guides will provide you with all the information you need about how to make the most of your drive.

The Kenai Peninsula Wildlife Viewing trail also starts here, with the Whale’s View path. More information about the 13 viewing locations on Whale’s View, or for more information on the trail itself, look to Wildlife Viewing Trail website.

No Vehicle?

If you don’t have a vehicle of your own, but want to experience the Scenic Byway, look to our motor-coach and other ground transportation providers. Relax aboard as you leisurely travel between Seward and Anchorage. Year-round transportation options are also available. Once you are here you can take advantage of Seward’s Free Shuttle 


Many seasonal visitors arrive in Seward on a cruise ship and plan to spend a day or two in the Seward area before moving on. This web site will give you an idea of all there is to experience and enjoy in the area. When you arrive, our friendly staff will meet you at the cruise ship terminal and help you find your way to your next adventure. Depending on your travel plans, a variety of Chamber members are available to get you to your next destination.

By Rail?

The Alaska Railroad offers a one-of-a-kind trip to Seward. Relax on your journey and feel well-rested and ready for adventure once you arrive. The train docks in walking distance from the Seward small boat harbor, and if you have reservations before you arrive, many local businesses will meet you at the station for true door-to-door service.