About Gustavus


Let's have a look around into background of Gustavus
  • County: Skagway Hoonah Angoon Census Area
  • State: Alaska
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 58.4133333
  • Longitude: -135.7369444
  • Time zone: Alaska Standard Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8 hours

Weather in Gustavus

  • Climate: Continental Subarctic Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: Mid-May to September

Location

Gustavus is a second-class city in Hoonah-Angoon Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska. The population was 429 at the 2000 census and 442 as of the 2010 census.

Distance from Gustavus center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Gustavus Airport (GST / PAGS).

  • Driving Distance: 2 miles / 3 km
  • Driving Time: 4 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Gustavus Airport
  • Water: Ferry and Water Taxi

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

Emergency Contact Numbers in Gustavus city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Airport: +1 907-697-2251 (Gustavus Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 907-796-8900 (Bartlett Regional Hospital)

Events

  • The Great Gustavus Wild Animal Festival
  • Gustavus Peace March
  • Halloween Carnival and Costume Party

Tourist Attractions

  • Glacier Bay National Park Visitor Information Station
  • Glacier Bay Lodge Visitor Center
  • Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Theatre & Concerts

  • Glacier Cinemas

Visit Top Restaurants in Gustavus

  • Clove Hitch Cafe
  • Excursion Restaurant at the Bear Track Inn

Top Shopping Centers in Gustavus

  • Community Chest
  • ToshCo
  • Sunnyside Market and Deli

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Fireweed Gallery, Coffee and Tea House

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Donuts – Glacier Bay Country Inn Restaurant
  • Seafood Chowder – Glacier Bay Lodge Restaurant
  • Salad – Gustavus Inn at Glacier Bay

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Taxi: $ 3.40 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 2,262.50
  • Cheap meal: $ 15.00
  • Gasoline: $ 0.75 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 80.00

Information about Rome

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

Airport: Ciampino - G.B. Pastine International Airport 
Rail: Trenitalia: National Rail Passenger System.
Road: Bus: City Centre Electric Bus Services, Taxi – Metered Cabs.
 

Airport

The nearest major airport is Ciampino - G.B. Pastine International Airport (CIA / LIRA). Another major airport is Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO / LIRF).
Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km
Driving Time: 28 Minutes
Languages: Italian followed by English.
 

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – € 1 - € 2
For Hotels:
Room Service: € 1 - € 2
Housekeeper: € 1 - € 2
Concierge: Between € 2 - € 5
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: € 1 - € 2 
 

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