Oprah to wrap up week-long tour of Alaska in Ketchikan
Following a week-long tour of Alaska, famous television personality and entrepreneur Oprah Winfrey will be wrapping up the Alaska leg of her journey on Thursday, with the last scheduled stop-over being in Ketchikan.
Winfrey began her trip in Seattle, Washington and continued via a Holland America tour to Alaska's capital city of Juneau. From there she toured Glacier Bay National Park, Sitka, and today is sight-seeing in Ketchikan. Next Winfrey will proceed down to British Columbia before returning to the trip's origin back in Seattle.
According to a public relations manager working with Oprah's team, the itinerary of Oprah's trip looks like this:
July 15, 2017: Embark Seattle, Wash.
July 16, 2017: At sea
July 17, 2017: Juneau, Alaska
July 18, 2017: Scenic cruising Glacier Bay National Park
July 19, 2017: Sitka, Alaska
July 20, 2017: Ketchikan, Alaska
July 21, 2017: Victoria, British Columbia
July 22, 2017: Disembark Seattle, Wash.
In the mogul's social media accounts, she detailed some of the sites and experience she had on the trip.
"When in Alaska, do as the Alaskans do," Winfrey said in an Instagram video before she sipped a locally brewed pint from the Alaska Brewing Company. She said it was the way to go after a long hike.