Enjoy a local's introduction to Cordova. Walk the docks, tour our Native heritage and Historical museums and get the feel of life off the road system.
Learn Cordova’s world famous fisheries and fishing techniques.
Visit the Ilanka Cultural Centre.
Enjoy glimpses of the past of Cordova’s Historical Museum.
View local historical sites along Main Street.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
What is it like living in an off-road fishing community? Gain a local perspective on life in Cordova and its rich past with a walking tour of the harbour and City Centre. Understand how Cordova's fleet fishes a sustainably managed resource. Appreciate the area's cultural heritage and historic development with visits to the town's two museums. Chat with your guide about the treasure and quirks of small-town life in Alaska.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Walking information: Gentle walking, some inclines, about a mile's distance.