Arctic Circle Full-Day Adventure From Fairbanks

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    08:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all major hotel in town, not Airbnb nor private residences.
    All other locations we ask to meet up at one of the pick-up hotels.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Visit the famous Arctic Circle and walk through the stunning landscapes around the Mighty Yukon River and high above the treeline on Finger Mountain during this day-long adventure. Hotel pickup and drop-off from Fairbanks city limit is included.

Highlights

  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Alyeska Pipeline Viewing Point, Fairbanks, Alaska

Get a close up view of the famous pipeline and learn interesting facts about the engineering and building period.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Yukon River, Alaska

Walk right to the edge of Alaskas most famous river. It will impress you with its majesty and history.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Blm arctic circle monument sign, Fairbanks, Alaska

Have your picture taken at the Arctic Circle and receive your Arctic Circle Certificate.

Duration: 45 minutes

Inclusions

Bottled water

Driver/guide

Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Not wheelchair accessible

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

Traveler Reviews

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  • 16-Sep-2022

    My friend and I took this tour (Arctic Circle) and wasn’t sure what to expect. The tour guide Bruce was AMAZING! He was funny and very informative with the area. He gave us plenty of time at each stop to walk around and enjoy the sights. We had the best time and will remember this tour for a very long time! Thank you Bruce and 1st Alaska Tours for helping make a bucket list come true!

  • 15-Sep-2022

    What a wonderful day. Josh was a great tour leader. The day was well paced and relaxing. We learned plenty about Alaska from Josh. I highly recommend the tour and the company.

  • 09-Sep-2022

    Had a great time on our ride to the Arctic circle. Linus was a fascinating guide, both for his Alaskan knowledge and his personal story living in a “dry” cabin. We learned about the interior of Alaska and got up close and personal with the pipeline. The Dalton Highway is mostly dirt and potholes but Linus navigated the road well and kept us feeling safe despite the numerous large trucks hauling mining equipment to and from Prudhoe Bay. Seeing a black bear and her cub cross the road in front of us was a nice bonus and reminded us that we were in a true wilderness. It was a long day but one of the best we had during our Alaskan vacation.

  • 30-Aug-2022

    It was a long drive, but we took sufficient breaks going and coming. At the Circle, we were loading up to begin the return and our driver, Bruce noticed the lynx watching us almost right next to the van. So we watched it watch us for several minutes before the cat got bored and wandered off. The best thing happened after returning to Fairbanks; our granddaughter left her hat in the van. I called at 3:30 AM to let them know. They called the next day and offered to meet us at the airport to return the hat, which happened as planned. Best in class service. Thank you.

  • 15-Aug-2022

    The entire experience with 1st Alaska Tours was great. All phone calls and email questions were answered quickly. Staff were very friendly and cooperative. Our tour guide "Bruce" was on time for our hotel pickup, and very friendly and professional the entire trip. It was an excellent experience and adventure and we would definitely recommend 1st Alaska Tours to others.

  • 12-Aug-2022

    It was a wonderful and interesting tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and fun. The sights are awesome and something you don’t see every day. We saw moose and were fortunate to see a grizzly bear on our way back.

  • 03-Jul-2022

    If you make the trek to the top of the world, Josh absolutely needs to be your guide. He was personable, attentive, knowledgeable, witty, and a responsible driver on an otherwise dangerous road. Our Floridian son had never seen/played with snow, Josh knew exactly where a small patch of snow was for them to have a snowball fight. When another child was experiencing motion sickness, he knew where to stop so we could stretch our legs to relax and regroup. Aside from mosquitoes being infatuated with him and his van, make sure to pack your bug repellent if you are visiting during the Spring/Summer. The bugs did not take away from the experience, but will enhance your Alaska adventure. His stories and pictures from the Northern Lights tour have convinced my husband and I we need to come back during the winter and do this tour with him again. Don’t be fooled by the man from West Palm Beach, he was born to be an Alaskan and guide this tour. He was fantastic!!

  • 15-Feb-2022

    I was worried about how long the tour was but our guide, Joshua, was amazing. Top notch, all around great guy who gave us an amazing experience! Our added bonus was seeing the Northern Lights.

  • 04-Dec-2021

    What a awesome day!!! Josh is a absolutely great tour guide and safe driver. He is very experienced, told us about Alaska, patiently answered all our questions. We learned a lot about Alaska. On our way back to hotel, he stopped 3 different places, where he thinks the best spots for the northern lights. He helped us to take good pictures in the very cold temperatures. I’m very thankful. I highly recommend this tour company and this excellent tour guide.

  • 07-Oct-2021

    The Arctic Circle tour was A-W-E-S-O-M-E!!!!! It may have been an all day ordeal, but Josh was great! He made the event a memorable one!! Very informative about the Alaskan pipeline! Stressed the crossing into the Arctic circle as a unique experience, and he made sure we saw the Northern lights!! But, Josh made the trip!! Without his affability, it could have been a very long day!!

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