Summer Arctic Circle Tour
The Land of the Midnight Sun awaits you in Bettles! Join us above the Arctic Circle for our all-inclusive package beginning in Fairbanks. Sit back and relax while our staff takes care of all your travel needs. Create a unique adventure to fit your vacation needs. Our all-inclusive tour includes everything you need with many additional activities available. No request is too small, specializing in custom trips to the Arctic for the past 30 years, we have the experience to make your Alaskan bucket list dream a reality. Discounted rates for extended stays, special events, honeymoons, weddings, family re-unions and large groups.
Your scenic flight to Bettles from Fairbanks will depart in the afternoon, enjoy the 1-hour flight over the Yukon River and above the Arctic Circle with our experienced and knowledgeable Alaskan pilots. The Bettles Lodge staff will greet you at the airplane to take your luggage and show you to the lodge for check in. Get acquainted with our friendly staff and cozy accommodations.
All Lodging is included in the tour package. We welcome you to the Arctic with all the amenities you need! Deluxe Rooms available with jacuzzi tubs and private bath, as an additional option schedule a massage or use our wood-fired sauna.
We welcome you to an incredible dining experience. Serving Alaskan Fare with fresh vegetables from the garden in the summer. Bettles Lodge is capable of accommodating all of your dietary needs. Included in the tour are three meals per day, snacks, one nonalcoholic beverage per meal and dessert. Our full bar can accommodate your beverage of choice from micro brewed Alaskan Beers to full bodied glasses of wine and cocktails not included in package price but available for any and all of your celebratory needs.
Our knowledgeable tour guide will show you around on a Village tour of Bettles. See how rural Alaska really is, no false fronts here! A lodge built by Alaskans that the Klaes family has expanded into a frequent stop for many international travelers and Alaskans alike. Bettles is isolated from the outside most of the year, with only an ice road two months out of the winter. See how the rest of Alaska used to be and only a small part still continue to live. Find some peace away from cell phone service as you imagine life 100 years ago. Included in the package will be the exciting Koyukuk River boat tour to the ghost town of "Old Bettles" founded in 1898, where the last gold rush took place. Other activities that are not included in the tour package but are worth their weight in gold: Flight Seeing to the nearby Parks, Fishing Excursions, Gold Panning, Dog Sled Demonstrations, Rafting Adventures and much more.
Summer or Winter, let us create your unique arctic adventure.