Getting Around

Exploring Haines and its surrounding areas without your own transportation is certainly doable, thanks to the various local options available. Here are some ways to get around and see the sights:

  1. Rental Cars: You can rent a car from local rental agencies in Haines. Having your own vehicle allows for flexibility in your schedule and the ability to explore the region at your own pace.

  2. Bicycles: If you prefer a more eco-friendly and active mode of transportation, consider renting a bicycle. Haines offers scenic routes and bike-friendly paths for cycling enthusiasts.

  3. Shuttle Services: Local shuttle service during ship dockings can take you to popular attractions and points of interest. 

  4. Walking: Haines is a pedestrian-friendly town, and you can explore much of it on foot. Stroll through the historic downtown area, visit shops, restaurants, and take in the local culture at a leisurely pace.

  5. Tours and Excursions: Consider guided tours or excursions that include transportation. These can be a great way to explore the area and learn about its history and natural beauty.

Some attractions and activities may be within walking distance of your accommodations, while others may require a bit more planning. Always check schedules, availability, and any reservation requirements for the mode of transportation you choose.  With these options, you can make the most of your visit to Haines and experience all the beauty and culture this small Alaskan community has to offer.

Plan Your Visit

Visiting Haines will take some planning, but once you get here, you will be happy you did. There are many ways to get here. Find out which one suits you best!