Fairbanks is located within the Auroral oval offering great Northern Lights views. The location makes it one of the most popular Aurora Borealis destinations for Americans.
Due to its popularity, there is a large number of accommodation options available in Fairbanks including the Bridgewater hotel, Sophie station suites and Bear Lodge at Wedgewood Resort. It also features the famous Borealis Basecamp.
Besides the Northern Lights, the town also offers some great shopping, restaurants and attractions including Pioneer Park where you learn about the history of Alaska. Also, consider visiting the Fairbanks Ice museum which has beautifully carved ice sculptures and multimedia shows.
Overall Fairbanks makes a fantastic option if you want to experience the amazing Northern Lights this winter. View more accommodation options in Fairbanks, Alaska