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Anchorage Northern Lights Tour


  • See the Aurora Borealis 
  • Northern lights and Portraits Included
  • Learn the Science Behind the Aurora Borealis
  • Warm shelter, clothing and hot drinks provided

Tour Description

The aurora borealis is one of the most amazing natural wonders on earth.  Join us on a quest to view and photograph the northern lights in and around the Anchorage area.  We will use our comfortable tour vehicle as a base camp as well as a state of the art portable winter shelter complete with heater, camp stools, hot drinks and snacks.  We use modern technology to forecast both the space and earth weather each night.  The tour only operates on nights that have a reasonable expectation for the lights to be visible.   We have approximately a 90% success rate of  the northern lights when we do operate a tour.   This tour is designed for anyone who has viewing the northern lights on their bucket list including both sightseers and serious photographers.  Aurora photography instruction as well as Aurora portraits are provided. No need to worry about capturing the lights on your cell phone camera.  We take high quality pictures for you included in the price!  Tours generally depart between 9-11 pm and return between  3-4 am depending on the season and conditions. 

Price: $195.00 per person.  Additional nights $95 per person.

Whats Included:

  • Services of a professional Alaskan aurora guide 
  • High quality Aurora Borealis photos and portraits
  • Transportation in a clean and comfortable tour vehicle
  • Snacks, Hot Drinks
  • Winter shelter with portable heaters and seating

Please note:  This tour is designed for guests 12 years and older.  If you have small children and wish to view the northern lights with us, please book our Anchorage Private Aurora Tour.

* Because of the unpredictable nature of space and earth weather, we recommend that you book for the very first night you have available and list all other nights you have available on the booking form.  We will confirm if the tour is operating or cancelled by 6 PM on the day of your scheduled departure time. If your tour is cancelled you will automatically be booked for the next night you have listed. 

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Customer Testimonials

Steve was amazing. Easy going, super sensitive to our needs and went the extra mile to make sure we were all comfortable in the freezing cold. He’s also incredibly knowledgeable about the area and provided a truly exceptional experience. Also great prices!! Highly highly recommend.
This was an amazing tour! Steve is full of knowledge about the city, plants, wild life, customs and more. He was friendly, polite, and made sure we were happy. Highly, highly recommend this tour with Steve. We plan on using him again and again for tours.
Bill gave us an awesome day after disembarking our cruise in Seward. A relaxed but really fun day - Bill was at all times accommodating, pleasant, informative, went the extra mile to give us a great time. Unquestionably the best way to get from Seward to Anchorage!! Highly recommended.