Aurora Borealis Introductory Photography Tour

Learn how to capture Northern Lights images.

Novices Welcome
  • Starting at: $165 / per person
  • Duration: 6.5 hours
  • Departure Time: Daily at 8:30pm
  • Dates: August 21 - October 10, 2018 and November 1, 2018 - April 10, 2019
  • Child Age: 18 year old minimum

Tour Overview

A beginner’s guide to capturing the Northern Lights! Travel away from the Fairbanks city lights to a prime Aurora viewing destination. Upon arrival at the Aurora Photography yurt you will learn how to best photograph the Northern Lights and how to handle your gear properly in Alaska’s cold climate. You will then have plenty of time to practice and improve your new skills capturing the moving images.

We recommend you dress warmly for this tour as you will be primarily outside. There is a heated yurt available as well as warm beverages. Your driver will return you to your hotel around 3:00 am.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip transportation
  • Photography assistance
  • Warm beverages and access to heated yurt

What's Not Included

Cameras and related gear are not provided.  We recommend you bring a digital camera with manual, tripod, extra batteries, shutter release if available, headlamp or flashlight.

Required at Booking

Hotel information in Fairbanks.

Special Terms

There is a 2-person minimum required for this tour to operate. Adult-oriented due to the nature of this tour; older children / teenagers on request. Please be aware all bathrooms are Outhouses.

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