The 5 Most Romantic Juneau Attractions

The many Juneau attractions are sure to add a romantic touch to your vacation. The attractions here are related to nature and its beauty. BBOnline recommends these attractions while you are in Juneau.

1. Mount Roberts Tramway
490 South Franklin Street
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 463-3412

The Mount Roberts Tramway is considered to be one of the romantic Juneau attractions you should not miss. This ride will take you away from the hustle and bustle of Franklin Street, which is swamped with tourists. Once above the ground you and your loved one can soak in the breathtaking view of the harbor. This aerial view allows you to see the sparkling water and witness the magnanimity of the mountains. This ride will take you 1760 feet above ground level.

2. Glacier Gardens
7600 Glacier Highway
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 790-3377

The Glacier Gardens is the perfect setting for a romantic day out. This is one of the popular Juneau attractions for couples on their honeymoon. It comprises of 50 acres of lush and green rainforest. As you walk hand in hand with your loved one you will come across one scenic vista after the other. The landscaping in this Rainforest will take you through gazebos, arches and waterfalls. The fragrance of fresh flowers in the botanical garden will please your senses. Set out from your Juneau Bed and Breakfast and enjoy this romantic outdoor locale.

3. Mendenhall Glacier
Juneau, AK 99801

The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center allows the tourists to learn facts about the Mendenhall Glacier. This center was initially an observation deck and is now open to the public. This is a view that you should not miss. The lake is filled with dots of icebergs and the snow-clad trees provide a stunning backdrop. The natural beauty of this glacier can be seen from a distance, but when you get closer to it you will be awestruck.

4. Juneau Icefield
Juneau, AK 99801

This Icefield is best enjoyed by an aerial view and several helicopter companies offer rides to the tourists. The Juneau Icefield is an accumulation of snow and ice that stretches from Taku to Skangay. This icefield is more than 3000 years old. It is also known as the big daddy of all icefields due to its sheer size. The trip to Juneau is filled with excitement and the vistas will strike a chord in your hearts. It is a great journey to embark upon with those close to your heart. The experience will add a sparkle to your romantic Juneau vacation.

5. Humpback Whales
Glacier Bay
Juneau, AK 99801

The Humpback Whales visit the Juneau waters in the months between April and November. This is the place where they come to eat and be merry. There are several tour operators that provide whale watching trips to the visitors. This is fast turning into the number one attraction in Juneau. You can view these whales up close and personal at Juneau. You can organize a trip to see the whales while you are staying at a Juneau inn.