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Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience

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Overview
The wild snow-covered of the Arctic Circle lie 200 miles north of Fairbanks. On this tour, maximize your time and experience the Arctic by both plane and road. Fly up to the remote outpost of Coldfoot in the Brooks Mountain Range, then return along the famous Dalton Highway. Along the way, see the Trans Alaska Pipeline, admire views of the Yukon River, and take photos by the Arctic Circle Monument Sign.
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You'll start at
3788 University Ave S
3788 University Ave S, Fairbanks, AK 99709, USA3820 University Avenue, South / East Ramp Airport - this is the small plane side of the airport. All guests MUST CALL and reconfirm their tour 24 - 48 hours prior to departure.
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    Northern Alaska Tour Company
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Coldfoot
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    James Dalton Highway
    Stop: 10 hours - Admission included
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You'll end at
3788 University Ave S
3788 University Ave S, Fairbanks, AK 99709, USA3820 University Avenue, South / East Ramp Airport - this is the small plane side of the airport. All guests MUST CALL and reconfirm their tour 24 - 48 hours prior to departure.
See address & details
Highlights
  • Spectacular aerial views over the Arctic Circle
  • Unforgettable photos by the Arctic Circle Monument Sign
  • Winter tour: admire Alaska’s snow-covered landscapes
  • Round-trip transport: no need to worry about driving in the snow
Important Information
Departure Point
3788 University Ave S, Fairbanks, AK 99709, USA
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - James Dalton Highway
Exclusions
  • The listed price does not include a parking fee, payable at the time of tour check-in.
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
12Reviews
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FarAway213527 wrote a review Feb 2020
22 contributions2 helpful votes
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Totally amazing! The guide (Tim) who drove us up was very knowledgeable and an excellent driver. I never felt that safe driving in those conditions. I will definitely be using them for future trips.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience
Responded 25 Feb 2020
Thank you FarAway213527 for joining Tim on your Arctic Circle Adventure. We appreciate your recognition of the commitment Tim and all of us here have for providing a safe, enjoyable adventure for our guests. So glad you enjoyed your time with us and we would love to see you in the future! Kathy
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Jen K wrote a review Oct 2019
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We had THE BEST time on this tour! My husband and I were visiting for our honeymoon, and really struggled to find a tour company that would do flightseeing for us with less than 4 people in our group. I came across this tour company, and the process was so easy to book! When we
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Dear Jen K, go glad you enjoyed your time with us and Wes We appreciate you sharing your experience with others and wish you a great winter! Kathy
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jclaxton777 wrote a review Oct 2019
Mount Juliet, Tennessee10 contributions2 helpful votes
We loved our flight to Coldfoot and back to Fairbanks in the same day. Perfect amount of time in the air with the fabulous pilot, Todd. He was all business when he needed to be and a wonderful guide telling us where we were and what we were seeing from the plane when he wasn’t
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Thank you jclaxton777 for joining us on the Arctic Circle Winter Air Adventure. So glad you enjoyed your time with Todd and Jackie. Thank you for sharing your experience with others. Kathy
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Steven C wrote a review Jul 2019
Martinez, California464 contributions207 helpful votes
We departed Fairbanks by van around 8 in the morning, headed out the Elliott Highway until we joined the Dalton Highway, and then north all day. It was my wife and I, a couple we were traveling with, and another couple on the van, so very relaxed. Scenery is beautiful- views of
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience
Responded 2 Aug 2019
Steven C - so glad you enjoyed you joined us on the Arctic Circle Aurora Fly Drive - Northbound Adventure! Such a great description of the ground tour and all you saw and learned along the way - thank you for sharing. Kathy
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Rosemary B wrote a review Dec 2018
St. Petersburg, Florida4 contributions2 helpful votes
The company is very professional - and safe. We had the best experience ever. I recommend it to anyone who wants to experience Alaska.
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Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from NorthernAKTourCo, Guest Relations Manager at Winter Arctic Circle Flight and Driving Tour Experience
Responded 16 Dec 2018
Thank you Rosemary B for choosing Northern Alaska Tour Company and for your recommendation. We appreciate your recognition of the work/training our guides do to provide that safe adventure for you in Alaska's Arctic. Happy New Year! Kathy
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About the operator

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By: Northern Alaska Tour Company
chiefsrp
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Coldfoot/Pipeline Tour
We drove to Coldfoot on the guided tour bus and returned by Air. Spent 2 nights in Coldfoot and had a great time. S
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And456
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Denali Winter Drive
We went on the Denali winter drive, and had a great time! Our guide, Don, was very friendly and informative - he ma
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DJE20
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Drive from Fairbanks to Denali with Hike
This was just incredible. Weather matters alot and we had the best. At the first turn out from Fairbanks, we could
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Pranjal K
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What a great day we had with Mr Rob!
Rob was our driver cum guide for this tour to drive up to Arctic Circle monument and back in Fairbanks. He was very
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ericoftheeeast
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Great views of Yukon river and Brooks Range
My daughter and I took the 3 hour trip- 1 hour fight to Coldfoot, AK (above arctic circle), 1 hour tour in Coldfoot
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Z1557EXdavids
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Highlight of our visit to Fairbanks
It's a long trip up the Dalton highway, but one worth taking. The bus was very comfortable and the drive memorable.
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melaneychen
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Denali Winter Drive and Hike - amazing experience!
We were a small group of 6 guided by Mike down to Denali park. We stopped by many scenic points to take pictures an
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529tingc
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YUKON RIVER CAMP
We went to Yukon River Camp tour in Jan,2020. Claire was our tour guide and driver. She is super friendly and has a
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Ginny E
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Amazing trip to Kaktovic to view Polar Bears in their natural habitat!
Our day started in Fairbanks and from there we flew to Deadhorse to refuel and stretch our legs. From there it was
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aliceaW2728WS
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Amazing trip with Claire, the BEST tour guide one could ever expect.
Before sharing any other moments about my trip to Fairbanks, I have to make this post happen first as my promise to
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donnagI3843EO
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Bucket List Item! Check!
1st of Claire was our tour guide and she was absolutely amazing! She was a great communicator about logistics, anim
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Jane101102
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best tour guide ever
It is a 16 hour trip, I feel lucky not try to do it myself. The road is unpaved, partially icy and a lot 18-wheeler
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445cherie
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Great
We did a trip to Denali with Mike as our guide. He was amazing, very knowledgeable and entertaining. I would highly
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irbp
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Took the 3 night tour to Coldfoot
We took the extended 3 night tour to Coldfoot, driving north on the Dalton Hwy across the Yukon River and the Arcti
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Kathy R
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Winter drive to Arctic bCircle
Such a beautiful drive, very long, but beautiful. The winter conditions were difficult but I felt so safe with our
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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