Arctic Circle “Fly & Drive” Tour from Fairbanks

Guided one day trip above the Arctic Circle to visit a historic outpost and walk on the tundra.

  • Starting at: $399 / per person
  • Duration: 11-12 hours
  • Departure Time: Daily at 1:00 pm
  • Dates: May 22 - August 20, 2017
  • Highlights: This guided tour departs from Fairbanks in the afternoon with local guide who will provide insights into Alaska's arctic region. Travel by air, landing above the Arctic Circle and by land on the famed Dalton Highway "ice road" on the return, crossing the Yukon River.

Tour Overview

Take a small group tour into Alaska’s Arctic Region by air and land with an afternoon departure from Fairbanks in a small plane which will give you a sense of the vast scale of Alaska’s arctic region. Enjoy a walk on the arctic tundra and visit the Arctic Circle Trading Post, situated in the rural community of Joy, Alaska. Return by bus touring on the rugged Dalton Highway. Along the way, marvel at the majestic beauty of the Far North’s most famous waterway, the Yukon River, and learn of its storied past. View the remarkable Trans-Alaska Pipeline and cross the Arctic Circle in a ceremonious fashion, where you will receive an official Arctic Circle certificate.

The Arctic weather conditions may delay the return flight of this tour, therefore, an overnight in Fairbanks is highly recommended.

NOTE: Not recommended for young children. By Alaska law all children under 4 years or under 40 lbs must be seated in a car seat. Children between 4 and 8 years and between 20-65 lbs must be in a booster seat. Parents are responsible for providing the appropriate car/booster seat.

What's Included

  • Scenic flight to Arctic Circle
  • Narrated return tour to Fairbanks
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Any meals or transfers to and from your Fairbanks hotel.

Required at Booking

Body weights for each passenger.

Special Terms

A 4-person minimum is required for the tour to operate. Due to plane dimensions, there is a weight limitation of 340lbs per passenger.


Starting at: $3509 / per person

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