4 days in Anchorage & Brighton Itinerary

4 days in Anchorage & Brighton Itinerary

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4 days in Anchorage & Brighton Itinerary

Detroit
+4
bus + foot + bus + Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
Anchorage
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
Brighton
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
Detroit

1
day
Anchorage

Home to nearly half of Alaska's population, the port city of Anchorage covers a staggering area of over 4,900 sq km (1,900 sq mi) surrounded by mountains.
To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Anchorage trip itinerary planner.

Detroit to Anchorage is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Detroit to Anchorage due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Detroit in November, expect Anchorage to be little chillier, temps between 29°F and 18°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Brighton.

Things to do in Anchorage

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Anchorage Museum

1
day
Brighton

Brighton is a suburb in metro Detroit located in the southeast portion of Livingston County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kensington Metropark and then tee off at The Golf Club at Mt. Brighton.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Brighton itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Anchorage to Brighton. The time zone difference moving from Alaska Standard Time (AKST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 4 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Anchorage in November, with highs in Brighton at 47°F and lows at 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brighton

Golf Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Kensington Metropark
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The Golf Club at Mt. Brighton
Kensington Metropark

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