Cordova, Alaska has a population of just over 2,300 people and was given it's name by spanish explorer Salvador Fidalgo back in 1790.
Cordova is mainly considered a tourist city even though it requires a ferry / plain trip to get there because there are no roads in or out of the town.
Some of the main tourist attractions for Cordova are as follows:
To read more on the best things to do in Alaska here. We go into detail on some of the best cities along the Inside Passage to travel.
If you are interested in traveling to Alaska, one of the best things to do is to go on an Alaskan Cruise. This way you can experience the incredible adventure that Alaska brings. From whale watching, bears, fishing, glacier calving and more. Read more about our best 7 day Alaska cruise here.
The best time to travel to Alaska depends on what you are wanting to do. The best time to cruise to Alaska is between May and August.
The lowest rainfall in Alaska is during the months of May and June. If you are wanting to visit Alaska to see whales, it's best to go on a cruise during June and July after the whales have made their migration.
However if you want to see bears in Alaska, the best time to travel to Alaska is during the month of May.