Alaska is one of the most beautiful and enjoyable places in the country. Alaska is famous for its spectacular landscape, massive glaciers, natural forests, romantic lodges and abundant wildlife. There is the highest mountain in North America and Northern Lights. Drive along the 1,500-mile Alaska Highway, and explore Alaska’s charming towns and cities, including Juneau, Anchorage, Ketchikan, Talkeetna, Skagway, Sitka, Haines, Homer, and Valdez. Here are the best places to visit in Alaska, including Denali, Glacier Bay, and Mendenhall Ice Caves.