Guided tour

Fairbanks City Tour

Activity provider: 1st Alaska Tours
Guided tour

Fairbanks City Tour

Activity provider: 1st Alaska Tours

From US$ 140 per person

Discover the best of Fairbanks! Visit the Santa Claus House, Morris Thompson Cultural & Visitors Center, the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, and Museum of the North on this exciting tour of the Alaskan city.

About this activity

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Duration 5.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup from selected hotels in Fairbanks.


  • See all the best sights in the city of Fairbanks!
  • Visit Santa Claus House and the Museum of the North
  • Check out the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, and more
Full description
This city tour combines fun with Fairbanks history, Alaskan craftsmanship, and Alaska winter activities. Start your day off with a visit to the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center and take a peek into Interior Alaska's history and culture. Next, stop in at the Trans Alaska Pipeline, which is the perfect spot to learn about the astonishing engineering of the pipeline, the oil field in Prudhoe Bay, and the Alaska oil industry. At the Museum of the North you can see dramatic architecture and new exhibit galleries while discovering fascinating stories about Alaska's cultures, places, history, and wildlife. Finish your afternoon at the Santa Claus House, where you can see Santa at his home at North Pole, and maybe get a chance to have your picture taken with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. (Not guaranteed)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in town
  • UAF Museum entrance fee
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Please note that this tour is non-refundable unless the supplier cancels the service.
Customer reviews

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March 23, 2023

December 30, 2022

Bill was knowledgeable and personable. Pick up was on time and we had a comfortable van. The Cultural center had wonderful exhibits with information about the historical way of life. The stop at the pipeline showed just how massive the engineering was for this structure. We enjoyed the history and artifacts as well as artwork at the university museum. The campus was gorgeous at the top of the hill side. The North Pole stop was fun to say you were there. The reindeer yard was fun to see. The gift shop had Christmas items for everyone on your list.

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March 18, 2022

Product ID: 14772