Northern Lights Viewing with Chena Hot Springs

Great winter tour to visit historic natural hot springs and see the magical aurora while in Fairbanks.

  • Starting at: $200 / per person
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Departure Time: Daily at 5:00pm
  • Dates: August 21 - October 10, 2018 and November 1, 2018 - April 10, 2019
  • Child Age: 5 years old minimum

Tour Overview

Enjoy a Fairbanks day tour to see the Northern Lights, the Ice Museum, and Chena Hot Springs! You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred 1.5 hours to Chena Hot Springs. After arriving take a guided tour of the Ice Museum. Afterwards, soak and relax in the natural hot springs. There is an indoor and outdoor pool as well as an outdoor hot tub. Please bring your own towel and swimsuit. At around midnight, look for the Northern Lights to dance across the sky. Depart at 2:30 am, arriving back at your Fairbanks hotel around 4:00 am.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip transportation from Fairbanks
  • Tour of the Ice Museum
  • Admission to the hot springs
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Meals, towel rental for the hot springs, and alcoholic beverages at the ice bar during the Ice Museum visit.

Required at Booking

Hotel information in Fairbanks.

Special Terms

There is a 2 passenger minimum in order to operate this tour. Children must be 5 years old to participate in this tour.

At Chena Hot Springs, the outdoor pool is a natural rock lake pool and can be enjoyed by adults 18 years & older. There is a heated indoor pool and outdoor hot tub for families.

Please note that aurora viewing is dependent on weather and aurora activity. Refunds due to poor or no visibility are not available.

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