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  Iditarod Custom Itinerary Tour  
This is the tour for the real sled dog enthusiast. Follow the iditarod Trail from the start - to the finishing line all the way up to Nome on Alaska's Bering Street. Only 4 clients with an private airplane and pilot are always on top of the race visiting the most remote areas on Earth. Stopovers on hardly reachable checkpoints such as Kaltag and White Mountain, a flight through the Alaska Range and the glory of the Iditarod championship after arriving in Nome are the highlights of this exclusive program.
01 Anchorage / Arrival Day
Hotel Transfer. Remaining day on your own.
**** Hotel Anchorage
02 Anchorage / Race Start
Morning tour briefing. Observe Race Ceremonies from 08:00 am onwards. Evening: Welcome Dinner
**** Hotel Anchorage
03 Anchorage - Yentna Station - Finger Lakes (Flight)
Afternoon fly out to Yentna Station the first checkpoint in the wilderness. Continue to a remote lodge near the Iditarod Trail. Plenty of time to relax or for ice fishing, snowshoe tours or snowmobile rides. Overnight & Dinner at the wilderness lodge.
04 Finger Lakes (Flight)
Full day at the checkpoint. Overnight at a wilderness lodge.
05 Finger Lakes - Rainy Pass Area - Nikolai (Flight) *
Morning at Finger Lakes Checkpoint. Flight into the majestic Alaska Range. Stopover at Rainy Pass, - Puntilla Lakes, - and Rohn Roadhouse Checkpoints. Continue across the Farewell Burn area to Nikolai.
06 Nikolai *
Area orientation and introduction to dog mushing. Opportunity to run a dog team and explore / photograph the surrounding countryside. This is usually the area were the leading dog teams are taking their mandatory 24 hour layover. Overnight.
07 Nikolai - McGrath - Galena, Ruby or Anvik (Flight) *
We continue to fly along the trail and spot teams from the air. Frequent landings with excellent photo opportunities.
07 Nome (Flight) *
Flight via Kaltag and the White Mountain area to Nome. Evening arrival in Nome. Mushers are expected to cross the finishing line in Nome between the 7-9th day.Overnight.
** Hotel Nome
08 Nome
Day on your own.
** Hotel Nome
09 Nome
Day on your own.
** Hotel Nome
10 Nome
Day on you own. The first musher is expected to arrive tonight.
** Hotel Nome
11 Nome - Anchorage
Scheduled return flight to Anchorage. Hotel transfer, Overnight. End of Services
**** Hotel Anchorage
Rates per Person in US$ / Please request the detailed tour program
DATES Double / or Shared Rooms
Please enquire Rates on Request
* Itinerary may change depends on race schedule. Minimum 2 - Maximum 4 Clients.
Airport Transfers on Arrival & Departure Day

03 Nights in Anchorage **** Hotel - Rooms with Private Bath

02 Nights at a Wilderness Lodge - Rooms with Shared Bath

04 Nights in Nome ** Hotel - Rooms with Private Bath

03 Nights in Cabins, B&B;ís or similar Accommodation in Dormitory Rooms

11 x Continental or American Breakfast

MAP Day 3-4 Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Hotel Tax

English Speaking Guide/Pilot Service

Private Charter Flights Day 2-7

Daily Lunch Packs Day 4-7

Scheduled Flight Nome - Anchorage

Welcome Dinner in Anchorage

Official Iditarod Press Kit

50 Page Tour Documentation

Toll free help line access

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