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1st Alaska Tours

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1st Alaska Tours is a Fairbanks based touring and sightseeing company that operates year round. Explore the tundra on an Arctic Circle or Arctic Ocean/Prudhoe Bay tour and receive a certificate to commemorate your journey. Relax in the famous Chena...more
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Fairbanks, AK 99709-5534
+1 907-590-5900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it was great to be the only two people on the tour. Lynley was a great driver, did narrative of the area and history and was great about answering questions. She gave us plenty of time to stop and take pics. Just wish that moose...More

1  Thank Marge R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip excursion was fantastic!! We learned a lot and our guide (Tony) was the best. He is knowledgeable, friendly and a great person!

1  Thank Randolph G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went to Alaska to view the Northern Lights. Although, we didn’t see it on this tour, it was still a great one. Our tour guide, Bob, was very helpful and full of knowledge. We appreciated that he was very approachable when...More

Thank seamarly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the 3-day trip from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay; we didn't have time in our schedule for the 4-day trip which would have eliminated the grueling roundtrip to Prudhoe Bay from Coldfoot or Wiseman (19 hours roundtrip!). If you are just interested in getting...More

1  Thank 951arthurr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a great tour guide-driver Dave he made the trip fun & informative. he tried his best but no northern lights too cloudy. did see the arctic circle and had dinner at the park. Dave was so good at missing the potholes in the road...More

Thank bules35
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Arctic Circle with the 1st Alaska Tours where you have the convenience of pick up and drop off from your hotel and a boxed sandwich meal is provided. We actually picnicked at the Arctic Circle! Our tour guide, Dave, was very...More

Thank lucy19902015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our tour to the Arctic Circle with Lynley. The scenery was stunning and she was so full of information. A wonderful day! Highly recommend.

Thank Pioneer613817
Reviewed September 10, 2018

The pick-up process at the hotel was very disorganized. Picked up at Princess Fairbanks and 45 mins later returned to pick up 2 additional passengers due to scheduling issues with the drivers causing us to be delayed on arrival by 45 mins. The environment was...More

Thank Wilma J
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Lynley was attentive to every detail of the tour and because of her we saw a moose sighting and the Northern Lights on a cloudy night. She was very good with my 79 year old mother also. Highly recommend this tour.

1  Thank Aservies
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our day with Randy. The three of us were the only passengers on this tour which was lovely! We stopped for breakfast at the trucker stop, and had a late lunch stop also near the only bridge which crosses the mighty Yukon. Enjoyed...More

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Liz A
May 2, 2018|
Response from Lynley P |
Thanks for your question. Your chances are fairly good still in April to see the Northern Lights. I have seen some fabulous northern light shows in April myself, however they usually happen very late in the evening. A good... More
Jessica and Pet... F
June 21, 2017|
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Response from parkervj | Reviewed this property |
We did the Chena Tour first week of March 2017. Dinner was not included in the tour price but time was allocated to eat in the restaurant. Admission to the Ice Museum and to the Hot Springs was included in the tour price; we... More
April 25, 2017|
Response from 1stAOS | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we offer pick-up at the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge. Please note the Princess Wilderness Lodge is located in the Denali area. If you would like to let us know which tour you are interested in we would be... More