If you’re planning a trip through Alaska then you’ll surely get to Fairbanks sooner or later, and when you do consider our Fairbanks car hire services as your main means of transportation through the city. Fairbanks is the second-largest city in the state and it acts as a sort of transportation hub for the entire state being a junction place for many major highways.
The city is served by the Fairbanks Airport which sees both local and international flights, you can also reach the city by road or by train during the summer. If you do fly into Fairbanks then make sure to employ our Fairbanks car rental services and have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you at the airport at an hour that you specify.
Once in the city there are a few things that you can see but arguably more that you can do. As far as seeing goes, Creamer’s Field used to be a dairy but has become a stopover point in the migratory journey of various birds, such as geese, cranes and ducks. The old farmhouse on the grounds has a visitor center and there are many trails which wind around the refuge.
The University of Alaska Museum features a great collection of exhibits related to the state’s nature, history and cultures and you can find some interesting displays on the Northern Lights.
The city is home to the World Ice Art championship which takes place every year, usually around the end of February or the beginning of March. Ice sculptors from across the globe will travel here to create wonderful pieces of art out of ice.
Anyone who visits Fairbanks should visit the Pioneer Park as it includes several attractions including an aviators museum, a fish-wheel, a native village, President Harding’s rail car an many more.
These have been only a few of the many things that you can see and do while in Fairbanks, so make sure to consider employing our Fairbanks car hire services on your trip there in order to better explore the city and its surrounding countryside.