Alaska: Aurora & Igloos


Anchorage, Fairbanks.

Wear your spikes for a once in blue moon climb through the Matanuska Glacier.

Snowmobile to the fabulous 1,000,000 sections of land White Mountains National Recreation Area.

Run through the snow in a remarkable canine sled ride.

Watch the Aurora Borealis light up the sky from the solace of your private igloo.

Including a curated determination of chief facilities.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Discovery, Family, Guided Tours
  • Activity Level Leisurely
  • Group Size Medium Group
All about the Alaska: Aurora & Igloos.

A travel experience like no other

This example agenda was made by specialists and is intended to move your next excursion. It is fit to be modified to suit your inclinations, tastes, and spending plan so you can interface with neighborhood societies and experience legitimate travel on your own terms, and leaving at whatever point you pick.

  • DAY 1

ANCHORAGE The Adventure Begins

  • Airport Transfer with Meet & Greet – Private.


  • DAY 2

ANCHORAGE Call of the Wild

  • Turnagain Arm Winter Tour (with Lunch, 8 hrs) – Private.


  • DAY 3

ANCHORAGE Breathe the Mountain Air

  • Matanuska Glacier Hike (with Lunch, 8 hrs).


  • DAY 4


  • Airport Transfer – Private
  • Air – Anchorage – Fairbanks [Separate Purchase – 1 hr] –
  • Airport to Borealis Basecamp, 45 min – Private
  • Aurora Viewing at Borealis Basecamp.


  • DAY 5

FAIRBANKS A Sight To Behold

  • White Mountains Snowmobile Tour at Borealis Basecamp (with Lunch, 6 hrs) – Private.


  • DAY 6

FAIRBANKS Nurtured by Nature

  • Snowshoeing at Borealis Basecamp – Self-Guided
  • Dogsledding at Borealis Basecamp (1 hr) – Shared.


  • DAY 7

FAIRBANKS Until Next Time…

  • Borealis Basecamp to Airport, 45 min – Private.


The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • One bag and one carry-on per individual for trip moves
  • A welcome at the air terminal or at your convenience from one of our delegates – your master will affirm your meet and welcome area with you
  • Neighborhood private aides or shared visits that take you through your agenda features and encounters, your last schedule will affirm the kind of visit
  • A private driver for visits and moves (in certain nations our neighborhood private aides likewise go about as your driver – your Destination Expert will examine with you if material)
  • All convenience stays, visits, and moves for booked exercises are shrouded except if in any case recorded in the agenda
  • day in and day out in-objective help from our neighborhood office
  • A completely redone agenda dependent on your inclinations and timetable.
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Identification expenses, vaccination expenses, and nearby takeoff charges (when pertinent)
  • Discretionary improvements like room or flight updates, or neighborhood camera or video expenses
  • Extra touring, exercises, and encounters outside of your agenda
  • Early registration or late registration from inns (except if in any case determined)
  • Individual charges like clothing, calls, SIM cards, or room administration
  • Overabundance stuff charges, and where material, things excluded from your toll
  • Snacks, suppers, and beverages (heavy drinker and non-drunkard), except if indicated in the schedule
  • Tips for administrations and encounters
  • Visas (except if noted)
  • Travel protection, which we offer and can be bought after you’ve booked your visit
  • Your global airfare – kindly can let your master say whether you’d prefer to get evaluating from our Air Team.
  1. Day 1 ANCHORAGE

    The Adventure Begins

    Upon arrival in Anchorage, meet your private driver guide for a transfer to your hotel.

  2. Day 2 ANCHORAGE

    Call of the Wild

    Explore the scenic Seward Highway accompanied by your private driver-guide in a full-day exploration of the Turnagain Arm waterway. Along the way, you’ll enjoy great opportunities to view and photograph diverse wildlife and stunning scenic vistas. Your first stop is the ski town of Girdwood to ride a scenic tram that travels to the top of Mt Alyeska. Take in breathtaking views before continuing the journey to stunning Portage Valley, home to hanging glaciers, frozen waterfalls, and Portage Lake. Your final stop is the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving Alaska’s wildlife. The AWCC takes in injured and orphaned animals year-round, providing spacious enclosures and quality animal care. Here you can experience an up-close encounter with some of the state’s most iconic inhabitants, providing great photo opportunities. Although the animals at the AWCC are unable to be released back into the wild, they are rehabilitated and cared for by a team of dedicated staff. Your tour then concludes with a private transfer back to Anchorage.

  3. Day 3 ANCHORAGE

    Breathe the Mountain Air

    Meet your private driver-guide at your Anchorage accommodation before setting off to explore the breathtaking Matanuska Glacier, one of Alaska’s premier destinations. At 27 miles long and 4 miles wide, Matanuska is Alaska’s largest glacier accessible by road. Marvel at the ice that formed thousands of years ago, nestled high in the Chugach Mountains. Your day will start with a magnificent scenic drive along the Glenn Highway with stunning mountain vistas and plenty of time for photo stops. The drive then meanders east along the Matanuska River Valley before ending at the toe of the glacier. From here you’ll don your ice cleats and helmets and begin traversing the glacier on foot. Due to the dynamic nature of Matanuska, each day offers a unique experience as you walk for three miles on the ice. This once-in-a-lifetime tour can be easily customized to suit your interests, allowing you to fully immerse yourself within the wonders of this scenic marvel. Your tour concludes with a private transfer back to your accommodation in Anchorage.


    A Change of Scenery

    Enjoy a private transfer to Ted Stevens International Airport today.

    Board a flight in Anchorage with service to Fairbanks. The flight duration is approximately one hour and 5 minutes.

    Please note that the flights are not included in the price and must be purchased separately. 

    Meet your driver for a private transfer from Fairbanks Airport to Borealis Basecamp. On arrival, meet the incredible staff who’ll then usher you to your Arctic Igloo for an evening of Aurora viewing.

    Take in the dazzling spectacle of the Aurora Borealis during your stay at Borealis Basecamp. Guests stay in exclusive fiberglass igloos similar to those utilized by polar expeditions and research stations. Crafted exclusively to maximize aurora viewing and guest comfort, these igloos are intimate retreats in the midst of an Alaska winter. Clear, curved windows stretch 16 feet across each igloo roof, inviting you to unwind in bed and view the dancing northern lights.

  5. Day 5 FAIRBANKS

    A Sight To Behold

    Experience the majesty of the White Mountains in an exclusive six-hour tour through the spectacular Alaskan backcountry. Meet your private tour guide at the basecamp’s front desk to learn the basics of riding snowmobiles (called snowmachines in Alaska). After gearing up, it’s time to hit the trail. Journey north alongside the Trans Alaska Pipeline until you reach the opening to the White Mountains recreation area. Here you can enjoy a hot drink and snacks before driving to a lookout point located 13 miles from Borealis Basecamp. On arrival, your personal guide will prepare a hot lunch to keep you fueled for adventure. Immerse yourself in unforgettable snow-capped scenery before returning to camp. This incredible experience includes advanced arctic snow gear to keep you warm the whole way, a hot lunch, continuous hot coffee, tea, and hot chocolate, snacks, and hand warmers.

  6. Day 6 FAIRBANKS

    Nurtured by Nature

    Enjoy some self-guided adventure and explore the area’s winter wonderland with a snowshoeing excursion. Grab a pair of snowshoes from the basecamp’s Guide Staff and meander along maintained trails throughout the property. Snowshoes are available for check out from the front desk free of charge during your entire stay.

    An enchanting thrill awaits with a dog sled excursion at Borealis Basecamp. Join your expert ’musher’ and ride along the 800-mile Trans-Alaska Pipeline, passing through an active trapline. Your mushing guide will describe life along the rugged trail as the sled dog team swings through the snowy forest.

  7. Day 7 FAIRBANKS

    Until Next Time…

    Depart Borealis Basecamp with a private transfer to Fairbanks Airport. The approximate travel time is 45 minutes.