Tours and Tickets by 1st Alaska Tours
Northern Lights and Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks
Cross the Arctic Circle and look for the Northern Lights on a full-day guided tour from Fairbanks. Travel through the remote Alaskan wilderness where you pass the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, stroll along the Yukon River, and perhaps see wildlife such as fox, moose, and bear. Return in the evening and hope to witness the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) in the night sky. Hotel pickup makes for a seamless trip.
Northern Lights and Chena Hot Springs Night Tour from Fairbanks
Combine two natural phenomena—plus a man-made marvel—on a tour that includes Northern Lights hunting and a visit to the Chena Hot Springs and Fairbanks Ice Museum. While waiting up to catch the Northern Lights can be difficult to do on your own, by starting the tour with other activities, it is a breeze to stay up until midnight for the Northern Lights portion of the tour.
Northern Lights Murphy Dome Viewing in Fairbanks
Capture the photos of the Northern Lights that you have been dreaming of on this guided night trip to the Murphy Dome from Fairbanks. One of the tallest peaks in the region, Murphy Dome provides one of the best vantage points to witness the Aurora Borealis. Watch the night sky blaze with color while savoring a hot beverage. Hotel transport included.
Northern Lights Lodge Viewing in Fairbanks
Witness the magical phenomenon of the Northern Lights from inside a warm lodge located far from city lights. An informative guide explains the science behind the dancing lights streaming across the night sky. Bring along your camera and capture this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Hotel transport from Fairbanks included.
1-hour Winter Dog Sledding in Fairbanks
Join a musher guide and a team of happy hounds for a half-day dog-mushing tour from Fairbanks. Ride as a passenger as you learn what it takes to lead a team of dogs, then give it a try yourself by taking the reins of the dog sled. Get chance to pet cute puppies in the kennel, and warm up in a cozy cabin before return transfer to your hotel.
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Tony was our guide and went above and beyond. Since we were running early he took us to wood crafters store which I’m sure we wouldn’t have otherwise seen - nice stop. After our evening visit to the kennels he drove us past several restaurants and other sites near the hotel that…
Our tour guide was Joseph. He told great stories and was very entertaining. He was knowledgeable about the lights and Alaska. Joseph picked us up on time and drove the snow covered road like a pro. The best part of the evening was seeing the northern lights and meeting and…
The night was first rate from start to finish! Caleb picked us up, we got to meet puppies and the whole sled dog crew, and then watch our musher hook-up our team. Then we went on a fabulous ride -- the night was on the warm side, for Fairbanks in March (about 20F) and so the…
What a wonderful experience! The lights were spectacular and the accommodations more than adequate. I really enjoyed chatting with Michael, our guide. I learned a lot about natural resources management and conservation within the unique political, social and ecological context…