Best Rail Vacations to View the Northern Lights
Sep 21, 2021 · By Vacations By Rail
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2022 Tour code: WC-AVCN-23
About the tour
From man-made attractions to some of nature's most splendid offerings, Alaska is filled with adventure. This week-long journey is your ticket to some of the best things Alaska has to offer. Your tour begins in Anchorage, where you board your Alaska Railroad train bound for Fairbanks. Your seat aboard the Aurora Train offers a glimpse at Alaska's majesty, with wide-open expanses of backcountry, charming villages and exciting cities joining for unforgettable vistas. Upon arrival, spend some time experiencing the unique offerings of Fairbanks before enjoying three relaxing days at Chena Hot Springs Resort. Here, you can rejuvenate your body with swims in the natural hot springs and set your sights on one of nature's most incredible displays, the Aurora Borealis. Whether you seek R & R or amazing adventures, there is much to experience on this Alaskan journey.
This vacation is available for travel from Faribanks to Anchorage based on your travel preference and train availability.
As your flight arrives in Anchorage today, transfer on your own to your centrally located hotel. You have the rest of the day to acquaint yourself with Alaska. There is an array of shops, art galleries and restaurants to choose from downtown, as well as museums and parks to explore. Overnight Anchorage.
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3.0 / 5 · 1 review
Submitted 21 Mar 2020
Train ride was great. Pikes Landing Lodge was excellent. The dog sled ride should be much longer for the money we paid. The rooms at resort were very basic. Food there was excellent.
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