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Introduction ...

Whether we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

In addition, you'll find a link to the TripAdvisor Forum for Petersburg. If you have a question about your travel plans, post it on their Forum and see if others can give you an answer.

All of this can be found on the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg.

If you want to learn more about the surrounding area, the following map can help you find links to Tourism pages for other communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages Near Petersburg   ...

The red map marker shows the location of Petersburg. Clicking on the red marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for Petersburg.

Clicking on a blue marker will open the TripAdvisor Tourism page for that community. The Tourism page will open in a new browser window.

An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map. As above, clicking on a marker will open the selected Tourism page in a new window. Clicking on the community's name will cause a jump to the Tourism map for that community.

 

  Petersburg



  Kake  
  Wrangell  
  Point Baker  
  Whale Pass  
 
 

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Petersburg - within 48 miles [77.2 km].

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 4 communities listed.

For each community, we give:

  • The approximate distance and direction from Petersburg
  • If we know it, we give the population of the community
  • A link to the TripAdvisor Tourism page. The TripAdvisor page will open in a new browser window
  • A link that will jump to our map for the community's map of Tourism pages

Kake

39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the West Northwest (WNW) of Petersburg

Population: 570

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Kake

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Kake

Point Baker

40 miles [64.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Petersburg

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Point Baker

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Point Baker

Whale Pass

48 miles [77.2 km] to the South (S) of Petersburg

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Whale Pass

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Whale Pass

Wrangell

36 miles [57.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Petersburg

Population: 2,382

TripAdvisor Tourism page for Wrangell

Map of Tourism pages - centered on  Wrangell

 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Petersburg: www.petersburg.org/

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Petersburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Petersburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Petersburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Petersburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Petersburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.8124, Longitude: -132.9537     [Map].

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This page was last modified: 15 Nov 2016
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