21374
Alaska
America's Arctic: Fairbanks' Winter Carnival and the 2014 Arctic Winter Games
Program No. 21374RJ
Length
15 days
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15 days
14 nights
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At a Glance

Experience a festival atmosphere unlike any other in the nation at the Fairbanks Winter Carnival and the Arctic Winter Games. Your full immersion in these celebrations of the Far North include opening and closing ceremonies, as well as gala presentations highlighting the diverse Native cultures of Alaska. Observe the Aurora Borealis while learning the science behind them and visit museums and wildlife research stations for a complete understanding of the natural and human history of the region. After the festivities in Fairbanks, journey 60 miles north of the Arctic Circle for a one-of-a-kind encounter with the Arctic wilderness and its hardy inhabitants.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Wonder at the spectacular sculptures at the World Championship Ice Art Competition, showcasing the work of premier ice artists from all over the world
  • Cross your fingers — you have a good chance of observing the world-famous Northern Lights in Fairbanks and Coldfoot.
  • Be your own Arctic athlete in Coldfoot, where you enjoy a dog-sled ride with a musher and take a short snowshoe hike through the woods.