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Capturing an amazing Aurora sighting just outside the cabin

Aurora Viewing at Bettles Lodge

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Capturing an amazing Aurora sighting just outside the cabin
Featuring cloud-free nights, Bettles is the perfect location to experience and witness the most spectacular light show on Earth – the Aurora Borealis.
Winter
Independent tours

Highlights

2-night accommodation in a lodge  located in one of the best places to witness the Aurora Borealis

Scenic flight between Fairbanks and Bettles Lodge

Bettles village tour, cross-country skiing & guided snowshoe excursions

Bonfire night

Get to witness the most spectacular phenomenon on Earth, the Aurora Borealis, at the historic Bettles Lodge, located directly under the Auroral Band where the highest Aurora activity in the northern hemisphere takes place. Travel to Bettles, home of the Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, via a scenic flight over the stunning Yukon region and Arctic Circle.

Whilst waiting for the beautiful Aurora or Northern Lights to paint the cloud-free night sky, enjoy a tour around a secluded village or relax in a warming cabin, sipping hot chocolate, tea, or coffee. During the day, you may enjoy winter activities at your own pace, such as snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

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Included

2-night accommodation, shared bathroom
All meals as per itinerary
Roundtrip airfare between Fairbanks and Bettles Lodge
Guided snow shoe excursions
Arctic gear hire
Cross country skiing
Nightly Aurora viewing

Itinerary

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Day 1
Fairbanks - Bettles Lodge

Depart Fairbanks on your scenic flight over the Yukon River and above the Arctic Circle. The Bettles Lodge staff will greet you at the airplane to take your luggage and show you to the lodge for check in. 

Dinner
Day 2
Bettles Lodge

After breakfast, enjoy a guided snow shoe excursion or a self-guided cross-country ski around the lodge. In the evening, enjoy a bonfire out by the fire pit. 

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
Bettles Lodge - Fairbanks

After breakfast, scheduled flights from Bettles to Fairbanks where the package ends. 

Breakfast

Additional information

Official language
English
Currency
USD
2 nights
from AUD1,688
per person, twin share
Fairbanks
1 October 2020 - 14 April 2021
Canada & Alaska Brochure
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