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Northern Alaska Tour Company

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Experience Alaska’s Arctic! Northern Alaska Tour Company pioneered Arctic Circle touring on Alaska’s Dalton Highway. We invite you to experience for yourself the legendary hospitality and authentic interpretation that made our Arctic Circle...more
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Fairbanks, AK 99708
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a history-packed day with John, who imparted a wealth of knowledge about the various highways we traveled, the pipeline, mammals, birds and the stops we made before we reached the arctic circle had their own charm. There is full disclosure about the fact...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Mike A for choosing Northern Alaska Tour Company for your Arctic Circle and Aurora experience. So glad you enjoyed your time with John and Kyle. We appreciate your kind words and recommendation. Best wishes for a bright spring! Kathy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this trip was fabulous (well, maybe two hours fewer on the road would have been nice, although it certainly gave you a sense of the size of Alaska). I can’t even express how interesting Coldfoot is (and, yes, I reviewed the “inn” separately)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sewkap for you kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and the quirky crew you met along the way. And, you are not the first to mention the length of the road ... many times we get the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were only in Fairbanks for a few days to do a few shows and the one thing we wanted was to see The Lights. Rob was our driver for the weekend making sure we got from point A to B safely in the winter...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you George for your kind words -- AND for recognizing the talent and caring personality of our guide Rob. So glad he was able to take care of you AND that the lights cooperated for you. It was a great weekend so glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Northern Alaskan Tour Company operated two of my tours booked through other travel agencies. First I did the Artic Circle Winter Air Adventure flying from Fairbanks to Coldfoot and back. The pilot as well as the guide on ground in Coldfoot were great and provided...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sandra K for joining us on both adventures - THANK YOU! We appreciate you choosing Northern Alaska Tour Company to be a part of your Alaskan adventure. So glad you were able to get out and still enjoy Denali National Park despite the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the most amazing holidays of my life. However, it wasn't all smooth sailing. We arrived at the NATC office to travel by bus to Cold Foot only to be chastised by reception that we were late. We were supposed to be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, thank you Tuross for taking the time to write a thorough review. We appreciate you choosing Northern Alaska Tour Company and wish you a bright spring! Kathy

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Travelling to and from Coldfoot was excellent with an informative guide and comfortable coach and light aircraft coming back. Plenty of mosquitos so wear protection 24/7, they will be ready to bite before you wake up! So excited about my visit to the Anaktuvuk Pass,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thank you Odyssey204312 for both joining us on your Arctic Circle Adventure and sharing your feedback. All feedback helps us know what we did right and how we can communicate better -- both in what we share a tour experience is and to help those...More

Reviewed January 4, 2019

My family (four of us) just took the "Arctic Circle Aurora Drive Northbound/Fly" tour; it's very very expensive (total $2916, $729 per person). It's the huge money and big decision for my family to book this tour! We booked it mainly because of the fly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Dear Qingzhou J, Thank you for joining us on the Arctic Circle Aurora Fly Drive Adventure Northbound. We understand your disappointment that weather affected the method of your travel out of Coldfoot. No one takes joy out of having to make tour alterations and that...More

Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Great experience flying over the arctic tundra and the Yukon river. Had a drink in Coldfoot Camp Bar (America’s northern mist bar). Driving on the Dalton Highway was an experience in itself. The guides were very sweet and fun. Got to try Saucer Sledding and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thank you jacky15491 for taking the time to write your review. CHEERS! on your stop at the Frozen Foot Saloon at Coldfoot Camp -- yes, the northern most bar in the US. So glad you had fun on the ground tour. Best regards, Kathy

Reviewed December 21, 2018

The Arctic Circle is truly a unique experience. Of the 700,000 inhabitants of Alaska, less than 2% have crossed into the Arctic Circle. We flew from Fairbanks to Coldfoot - population twelve! Upon arrival we were greeted by their staff and driven to the Alaska...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thank you thomh235 for joining us on the Arctic Circle Winter Air Adventure - way to get out and join the 2%! We appreciate you taking the time to share with others your experience. Best regards, Kathy

Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful trip to Denali, Tim was our guide and he is great. We went to a small village called Nenana, visited a small Episcopal Church. Had lunch at the visitor center in Denali. While there we got to try walking in snow shoes....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Northern Alaska Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Thank you DellaE for choosing Northern Alaska Tour Company for your Denali Winter Drive. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others. Happy New Year! Kathy

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dicktracy1782
February 12, 2018|
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo | Property representative |
Thank you for asking. Yes, during Midnight Sun Season we have both a morning and afternoon departure of the Arctic Circle Fly Drive. While they both include the same tour components there is a slight rate different. For a... More
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patricia2914
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Nancy E | Reviewed this property |
Hi Patricia! We did the drive two days and flew home on day 3. I'll be honest: the ride was rugged and it was rainy in September, but we loved it! Our tour guide, John, made the trip so interesting. We stopped at places... More
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OLLIEATBONNYS
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Response from dawnbI3528NK | Reviewed this property |
Really depends on time of year you visit. For our trip to the Arctic Circle in early April, was pretty warm (30F) with no winds. We did have base layer of UnderArmour 4.0 (which was actually too heavy) under jeans. I like... More
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