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Alaska Borealis Tours & Taxi

Fairbanks, AK 99709
+1 907-370-3889
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Excellent

We got lucky and saw the lights during a week when many people didn't. Travis is an honest guy who... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
LarryJ917
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Bratislava, Slovakia
Awesome trip with customized attention

We had great communication with Travis before the tour. He researched the most likely time to see... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
pehoc
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Port O'Connor, Texas
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Tour/Transportation company from Fairbanks, AK Chena Hot Spring Tour adult $165pp. Child $115pp 16 and under Aurora Seeker Tour $110pp Wild and Free Mushing Tour $495pp Customizable tours and transportation available
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Hours Today: 4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Fairbanks, AK 99709
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We got lucky and saw the lights during a week when many people didn't. Travis is an honest guy who honored the price on an outdated flyer we found at our hotel. He's also an aurora devotee who was about as excited to see the...More

Thank LarryJ917
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We had great communication with Travis before the tour. He researched the most likely time to see the aurora and scheduled the pick up to maximize our chances. He was knowledgable about the aurora and aurora photography and not only helped us set up our...More

Thank pehoc
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Travis is a master aurora chaser! He knows his stuff. He gives tours throughout the winter. He knows the best places to view the stars and the Aurora. And he will completely tailor the tour to suit your desires, time and logistics.I highly recommend him...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

What a great night ! My adult daughter and I booked the Chena Hot Springs tour and were the only ones that night. Travis picked us up slightly after 4pm from our hotel. The drive to Chena Hot Springs Resort is approx 2hrs from Fairbanks....More

1  Thank Deb S
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I highly recommend this tour. Travis was an awesome tour guide and was very flexible with my schedule. I booked the tour online the day of and he was able to accommodate my booking even though he had a tour earlier in the evening. Great...More

2  Thank stephhatchman
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Let me preface my review by mentioning that Mother Nature did not cooperate with the timing of our trip. Catching the northern lights is totally hit or miss - in our case, we caught a bunch of cloudy/snowy weather so we didn't have optimal conditions....More

2  Thank Kiran N
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I booked a tour with this company not knowing what to expect as this was first time in Alaska ! I came here for aurora photography but weather had something alas in mind. Knowing I would not see the lights tonight I went on tour...More

2  Thank emnurseliz3
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Of course my opinion of this night is colored by the fact that the aurora was so amazing that I have already forgotten the sub-zero temperatures & the wind, but this review is supposed to be of the tour company & not how lucky our...More

3  Thank Kit640
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I'm still amazed! I called Travis for the "Chena Hot Springs Tour".. It was the best tour I've ever had so far! I mean, since when he picked me up at the hostel I was. I had the best experience in my entire life, and...More

3  Thank Sergio R
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

I've been in Fairbanks for 3 intense days only, travelling alone and I must say I was absolutely fortunate to find Travis. I had nothing scheduled for my last day in town, found his ad in my hotel lobby and gave him a call around...More

3  Thank Yamila N
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cgp9999
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Response from Sergio R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Elkin, as I know, they where doing this tour only on winter time but they have for sure new tours for summer as well. Txt them and they will answer you.
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