Arctic Ocean & Prudhoe Bay Adventure (northbound)

Cross the Yukon River, straddle the Arctic Circle and journey through the Brooks Range in route Alaska's arctic coastal plain.

  • Duration: 3 days
  • Accommodation: 2 nights
  • Starting at: $1339 / per person
  • Availability: May, June, July, August, September
  • Highlights: Travel from Fairbanks with an expert driver guide who will provide personalized insights into the history and current everyday life in Alaska's northern regions, First landmark is crossing the mighty Yukon River, with its headwaters in British Columbia Canada flowing to Alaska's Bering Sea coast - over 1980 miles. Next cross the Arctic Circle for overnight at Coldfoot Camp. Continue north through the spectacular Brooks Mountain Range through Atigun Pass and descending down onto the are known as Alaska's North Slope. Tour America's richest oil field at Prudhoe Bay before flying back to Fairbanks.

Tour Overview

A classic journey along one of the most remote roads anywhere in the world. Alaska’s Dalton Highway is the state’s lifeline to the Arctic and Far North Region. Starting in Fairbanks, the first day of this Alaska fully-guided van tour takes you north through the sub-arctic region, crossing the Arctic Circle to visit the tiny settlement of Coldfoot. Then with your professional guide educating you along the way, visit Gates of the Arctic National Park, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the Brooks Range and Alaska’s North Slope. With rustic accommodations in Coldfoot and Deadhorse you sample how true Alaskan life is lived in the rural north.

What's Included

  • 2 nights accommodations
  • Overland van transportation with driver/guide from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay
  • Guided Prudhoe Bay sightseeing tour
  • Flight from Prudhoe Bay to Fairbanks
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Meals, optional excursions, and gratuities.


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Tour Itinerary

Due to the tour's varying departure and arrival times, an overnight in Fairbanks before and after this tour are necessary.

Day
1

Crossing the Arctic Circle

Depart Fairbanks in the morning. Travel north on the Dalton Highway to the Yukon River. An experienced driver guide will provide insight and information about Alaska's Arctic region as you travel into the foothills of the Brooks Range. Overnight at Coldfoot Camp.

Day
2

Deadhorse & the Arctic Ocean

In the early morning continue north. Your first stop is a visit of the small community Wiseman.  You travel through the remote Brooks Range, the farthest north mountain range in North America.  Spectacular Alaskan peaks and vast landscapes make this one of the most unpopulated regions in the world.  Overnight at Deadhorse.

Day
3

Deadhorse, Prudhoe Bay to Fairbanks

Enjoy a guided oil field tour including a stop at the Arctic Ocean. Afterwards transfer to Deadhorse Airport for your charter flight to Fairbanks. Arrival back in Fairbanks between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm.

Note: Overnight accommodations for this program consist of very basic, clean rooms that are extremely rustic by urban standards. Rooms do NOT have private bathrooms. Toilets and shower stall facilities are located down the hall. Rooms have 2 twin size beds.



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Browse Dates & Rates

This tour departs on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Due to internal flights we will need the following: Full name, including middle names as listed on identification; issuing country (passport) or state (driver's license), ID number; dates of birth, and body weight.

Luggage is restricted on this tour to one bag per person with a maximum weight of 10-15 pounds.



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