Region: Inside Passage Alaska
Located in the Inside Passage region of Alaska, Sitka is a small island community surrounded by rainforest and nestled between mountains and the sea. The community prides itself on its natural beauty, adventures, arts, wildlife and culture. Here, you will find the overlap and coexistence of the Tlingit, Haida, Aleut and Tsimpsian peoples. There are many historical and cultural sites to visit in Sitka including the Alaska Native Brotherhood building, Totem Square, Sitka Historical Park and Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi Community House to watch Tlingit dancers.
In addition to exploring Sitka’s rich history and culture, there are plenty of adventure activities like fishing, flightseeing, hiking and walking tours, kayaking, biking and enjoying a wildlife cruise.