Sitka, population around 9,000 is the capital of Russian America and the site of the handover of Alaska from the Russian’s to the United States in 1867, which explains it’s remnants of its Russian heritage.Your yacht will cross Sitka Sound to the St. Lazaria National Wildlife Refuge. Continue cruising through Peril Strait, a beautiful passage separating two of Alaska’s most scenic Islands — Baranof and Chichago.This is bear country, so keep a watchful eye for these gigantic creatures as they roam the beaches and bays. Your anchorage will be a remote cove, filled with opportunities for kayaking and exploring and taking in all the beauty!
Sitka Alaska Yacht Charter Vacation
While many travelers don’t immediately think of Sitka, this quaint Alaskan city is truly a gem. Featured in the movie the Proposal, Sitka offers incredible views and adventure for the luxury traveler. Even better by sea, a chartered yacht is a perfect way to experience everything Sitka has to offer.
Discovering Sitka Alaska By Sea
Set sail for this unique travel destination offering stunning national parks, an eclectic history, and picture-perfect landscapes. A true adventurers dream, Sitka provides extensive hiking opportunities, wildlife, and water activities for your entire group.
For the history buff in your group, combine nature and history in Sitka National Historical/Totem Park. Discover totem poles, hike the park trails, and even catch a glimpse of leaping salmon if you time your hike just right.
Other hiking trails offer day trips and short adventures as you discover Sitka’s terrain. Meet bears up close and personal in their own natural habitat in the Tongass National Forest rescue center.
In addition to bear and salmon sightings, discover eagles, whales, and much more of the Sitka wildlife during your time at sea.
Historical sites may also be a draw to you and your group. Explore America’s oldest Russian Orthodox Church, the Russian Bishop’s Home, Sheldon Jackson Museum, Russian Cemetery, Sitka Historical Museum, Baranof Castle State Historic Site, Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall, and much more.
All-Inclusive Sitka Alaska Vacation
Flawlessly combine the sites and sounds of Sitka Alaska into a complete vacation package designed for you and your group. Enjoy the comfort and luxury of a private yacht charter featured knowledgable crew as your guide, exquisite cuisine prepared to your taste, and adventures and activities to both relax and exhilarate.
Chartering a Crewed Yacht in Sitka
Your Top Yacht Charters team is your partner in luxury yacht travel. We take the stress and headache out of planning and preparation. Simply pack your bags and enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime vacation at sea. Contact us today to learn more.