About Galena


Let's have a look around into background of Galena
  • County: Yukon Koyukuk Census Area
  • State: Alaska
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 64.7333333
  • Longitude: -156.9275
  • Time zone: Alaska Standard Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -9 hours

Weather in Galena

  • Climate: Continental Subarctic Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: June to August

Location

It is a city in the Yukon Koyukuk Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska. At the 2010 census the population was 470.

Distance from Galena center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Edward G. Pitka Sr. Airport (GAL / PAGA). This airport has domestic flights. Another major airport is Koyukuk Airport (KYU / PFKU), which has domestic flights from Koyukuk, Alaska.

  • Driving Distance: 2 miles / 3 km
  • Driving Time: 5 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Other Native North American languages.

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Edward G. Pitka Sr. Airport
  • Rail: Alaska Railroad Corporation
  • Road: Bus: KIYU and Interior Alaska Bus Line.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking: 

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities




College Station

Location

College Station is a city in Brazos County, Texas, situated in East-Central Texas in the heart of the Brazos Valley, in the center of the region known as Texas Triangle. As of the 2017 census, College Station had a population of 110,095.
 

Weather

Climate: Sub-Tropical Climate
Best Time to Visit: March to June

Tourist Attractions

Kyle Field
Bonfire Memorial
Santa's Wonderland

Emergency Contact Numbers in Galena city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1800 266 8625
  • Airport: +1 907-656-1236 (Edward G. Pitka Sr. Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 907-656-1366 (Galena Health Clinic)

Events

  • Jo Daviess Quilt and Fiber Arts Show
  • Market House Square Arts Festival
  • Midwest Garlic Fest

Tourist Attractions

  • End Of Iditarod sled Dog Race
  • Newton Peak

Theatre & Concerts

  • Gold Coast Cinema
  • Riverfront Theatre 
  • Blue Loon

Visit Top Restaurants in Galena

  • Milano's Pizzeria
  • Polar Cafe
  • Safety Roadhouse

Top Shopping Centers in Galena

  • Sweetsirs
  • Maruskiya's
  • Chukotka-Alaska Inc

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum
  • Bering Land Bridge National Preserve

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Pho – Twin Dragons
  • Burger – Husky
  • Sushi – The Bering Sea Sushi Bar & Grill

Sports Club

  • Wilderness Ski Doo – Ski 
  • North Star Golf Club – Golf
  • Fairbanks Grizzlies – Football

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 2.50
  • Taxi: $ 1.00 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1,977.78
  • Cheap meal: $ 24.00
  • Gasoline: $ 0.74 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 60.00

Information about Atlanta

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Harts-Field Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak via Crescent
  • Road: Bus: Emory University

Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the main and the busiest airport in the world in terms of passenger boarding. It serves over 88 million passengers annually.

Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km

Driving Time: 16 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish and Korean.

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: $5 Minimum
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5
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