Magical Alaska Winter Tour

Unforgettable winter adventure full of contrasts
Michael DeYoung

Magical Alaska Winter Tour

Journey to the Northern Lights

This trip offers you an unforgettable winter adventure full of contrasts. Visit the bustling city Seattle and discover the secrets of Anchorage . Navigate snowy winter roads through unspoilt countryside, take a unique snowshoe hike, relax in the sauna and end your day by a crackling campfire. See the sky lit up by the dancing colors of the overwhelming Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. An absolute highlight of an already memorable trip. Where the world can't find you…

TIPS & TOPS MAGICAL AURORA BOREALIS IN ALASKA:

  • Up for action? Step on the pedals and cycle through Seattle, past the Union lake and to Kerry Park for breathtaking views of the city skyline. Stroll Pike Place Market before landing at the Waterfront
  • Take a scenic flight over the beautiful Kink Glacier during your stay in Anchorage and visit Earthquake Park , the Alaska Experience Center or the local breweries
  • Enjoy the winter silence on an adventurous sled ride with huskies
  • Great chance of seeing the Aurora Borealis from Bettles which is isolated most of the year
  • Visit ' Old Bettles ', a ghost town where the last gold rush in Alaska raged
  • Take in the views as you fly over the Yukon River and the Artic Circle on the way to Bettles
  • Ski lover? Extend your trip with a stay in Jasper National Park and ski nimbly on the slopes of the Marmot Basin . You can choose from no less than 91 descents, ranging from blue to black. Experienced skiers can go off-piste skiing together with a guide

YOUR TAILORMADE JOURNEY

Daily overview

1 Arrival in Seattle – make your own way to your accommodation
2-3 Leisure in Seattle
4-5 Flight to Anchorage – day off
6 Departure to Talkeetna – Snowy Boreal Forest Sleigh Ride
7 Train trip by Aurora Winter Train to Fairbanks
8 Flight to Bettles
9-10 Guided snowshoe excursion or cross country skiing - waiting for Aurora Borealis at the lodge or at the Aurora Viewing Cabin
11 Flight back to Fairbanks – shuttle to your accommodation

HIGHLIGTHS OF THIS TRIP

Fairbanks

A modern city in the middle of the wilderness, a good base for short trips, and also the gateway to the Arctic.

MORE INFORMATION?

We are happy to help you put together your dream trip. Based on your wishes, our regional specialist will put together a tailor-made trip for you. A travel proposal with highlights you have chosen, the type of accommodation that suits you and the length of travel you wish for. Contact us without obligation. We are happy to advise you!

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