Experience the magic of spring in Alaska like never before. Journey through the heart of this pristine wilderness, starting in Anchorage and making your way to the quirky town of Talkeetna. Next, travel to the city of Fairbanks and venture to the remote wilderness of Coldfoot Camp. Experience the wonders of this remote destination while keeping your eyes peeled for the Northern Lights.
Get ready for an unforgettable spring adventure that combines rail and air travel with nature's breathtaking light show.
Welcome to Alaska! Your adventure begins with a restful night’s sleep at one of our partner hotels in Anchorage. Wake up, make your morning coffee, and get ready for your journey to begin. Overnight at a partner hotel in Anchorage.
Day at leisure in Anchorage to shop, add on a tour to go see moose and bears, or just relax in a partner hotel for your last night on vacation. Overnight at a partner hotel in Anchorage.
Hop aboard the Alaska Railroad's winter Aurora Train for a unique opportunity to see Matanuska-Susitna valley with a fresh snow, and stunning views of the Alaska Range. Overnight at Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge.
After a morning at leisure, board Alaska Railroad's Denali Star train northbound to Fairbanks. Overnight at partner hotel in Fairbanks.
Fly north above the Arctic Circle and land in rustic Coldfoot, Alaska, a staging area for flights into Gates of the Arctic National Park and the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. You can choose to join an optional aurora-viewing expedition to nearby Wiseman, a historic gold mining community. Overnight in Coldfoot.
Today, you may choose from a variety of optional tours which include an excursion along the Dalton Highway into the Brooks Range, as far north as Atigun Pass, and additional aurora viewing in Wiseman. Overnight in Coldfoot.
Return to Fairbanks via a guided ground tour, where you will travel a portion of the rugged, 414 mile Dalton Highway. Cross the Arctic Circle in ceremonious fashion, and receive an official Arctic Circle Adventure Certificate to prove it. Overnight at partner hotel in Fairbanks.
Begin your day with a tour aboard the Riverboat Discovery to explore the heart of interior Alaska. This itinerary concludes here, but we hope you will continue on with your next Alaska adventure.
Have more time for adventure? Consider departing from Anchorage instead of returning to Fairbanks.
Snowy days and starry nights are even more magical in Talkeetna. During March, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge opens its doors for wintertime adventures in one of Alaska's quirkiest towns.
Travel above the Arctic Circle, get a chance to see the Northern Lights in all their glory, even hike on a glacier or follow the Iditarod sled dog race. It’s all here for March only.
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