Ninilchik is idealy located to easily and quickly access all of the Kenai Peninsula. Ninilchik is on the west side of the Kenai Peninsula on the coast of the Cook Inlet. Ninilichik is a 4 hour drive from Anchorage and about an hour drive from the City of Kenai. We are between Soldotna and Homer. They are both a 45 minute drive from Ninilchik. Ninilchik is a small fishing village that lives up to its given name “peaceful settlement by a river". You can fish for King or Silver Salmon and trout in our rivers, hop on a day charter for halibut or salmon. Hike, ski or snow-machine in our hills. Mt. Iliamna and Mt. Redoubt, both active volcanoes, greet visitors to the area. While your are in Ninilchik, be sure to see and experience the historical Ninilchik Village, including the gift shop and general store, located just minutes away, and the Historical Russian Orthodox Church.