For the best fares and an unparalleled flying experience, choose Icelandair to fly from London (LHR / LGW) to Anchorage (ANC). Icelandair provides hundreds of hours of movies and music in the in-flight entertainment system, Wi-Fi access on most flights, and a USB power port at every seat to power up your laptop or smartphone. You'll enjoy an easy transit at our Keflavik hub and one of the shortest flying times over the Atlantic.
In Anchorage, nature is always at your doorstep. Alaska's largest city is located at the endpoint of Cook Inlet in Alaska's south-central region and lies in the vicinity of five national parks, providing visitors with ample opportunity for nature hikes and cycling tours. The surrounding area has a large population of moose and they can often be seen strolling through the town.
Looking inland from the downtown area, the Chugach Mountains form a majestic backdrop to the city and indicate the direction of Chugach State Park. Any preference in outdoor activities is provided for here, among them rafting, fishing and kayaking. Flattop mountain is an ideal hiking spot, where your efforts will be rewarded by a splendid view of the surrounding mountainous terrain. A sightseeing tour of the area’s amazing and forbidding glaciers or a walk in the Chugach National Forest are also on the menu.
After a long day exploring the splendor of Alaskan nature, the city of Anchorage welcomes you to a variety of dining options, ranging from local seafood to Indian cuisine to reindeer sausages. The city also has various cultural attractions which are not to be missed. These include Anchorage Museum, with its rich display of artifacts concerning the history, nature and culture of Alaska, and Alaska Zoo, where polar bears, snow leopards and other animals native to northern regions are to be seen.
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Passengers traveling from Europe to North-America with Icelandair have the option to stopover in Iceland. You could simply change planes and be in and out of the airport in under an hour, but you could also do a stopover on our island for anywhere from 1 to 7 days, at no additional airfare. You will have the opportunity to explore Iceland's geyser, waterfalls and caves, and to visit the charming capital of Reykjavik.