Tour
Alaska Polar Bear Expedition

Alaska Polar Bear Expedition

Departs from Fairbanks (August 25th - September 25th)

Rates

$1989 pp

Description

Viewing polar bears in the wild is one of the most unique experiences in the world. Take a walk on the wild side and see polar bears in their natural habitat. Safely view and photograph polar bears, in a rare and special wildlife encounter. Visit the Inupiat Eskimo village of Kaktovik, which is located along the coast of the Arctic Ocean on Barter Island and is the only village within the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

  • Fly north over the expansive Yukon River Valley, home of traditional peoples that sustain their lifestyle and culture as they have for thousands of years.
  • Cross the Arctic Circle. Experience the rugged and magnificent Brooks Mountain Range as the flight route travels through the Gates of the Arctic National Park.
  • Land at the Inupiat Eskimo village of Kaktovik and travel to Marsh Creek Inn for lunch and an orientation on the community and polar bear viewing experience.
  • Join a Coast Guard licensed boat captain on a water viewing expedition of these giants of the north.
  • Late afternoon departure for Fairbanks.
  • August 25 – September 25: Daily
  • Minimum of 4 participants required

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