Ready to see what Anchorage, Alaska has to offer your clients? Anchorage Wild Experts are invited to experience Southcentral Alaska first-hand through a familiarization - or FAM - tour. There are several ways for licensed travel trade to participate in the Visit Anchorage FAM program
If you are interested in a targeted FAM tour for you or your company, our tourism team can work with you to create an itinerary catered to your needs. This may include site visits to the area’s top activities, attractions, accommodations and points of interest. Our team will work with our partners to provide complimentary or reduced-rates as available.
*You will be responsible for all costs beyond the complimentary services, possibly including airfare, transportation, meals, etc.
Each year, Visit Anchorage invites select travel trade professionals to participate in one of several exclusive and fully-hosted familiarization tours of Anchorage. These small group FAM tours include accommodations, all group activities and meals as well as a limited airfare reimbursement. The confirmed hosted FAM tour dates are listed below.
Qualify for an Anchorage FAM Tour
- Complete Alaska Wild Expert (AWE) destination training prior to and within 12 months of the AWE training cutoff (see schedule below).
- Complete the Anchorage Wild Expert FAM Application form
- Connect with Anchorage AWE on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for ways to increase your chances to qualify.
FAM Tour Schedule
|UPCOMING FAMS||AWE TRAINING CUTOFF||AWE FAM TRIP DATES|
|Winter Iditarod FAM 2017||December 30, 2016||March 2-6, 2017|
|Spring FAM 2017||February 1, 2017||May 18-22, 2017**|
For more information on FAM tour opportunities, please email firstname.lastname@example.org