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Yellowknife Northern Lights Viewing Tour Including 3-Nights Accommodation

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    What to Expect
    In order to see the best best Auora Borealis, also known as Northern Lights, you have to be far away from city lights disturbances. This tour package takes you far away from Yellowknife's city lights into the wilderness where your mission to see the Northern Lights will be accomplished.
    Tour Package Itinerary:
    Day 1: Arrival Yellowknife - Aurora Viewing Tour
    Upon arrival your guide will assist you with hotel transfer. Day free of optional sightseeing. In summer/winter you have option to add a Yellowknife sightseeing tour. The tour takes you to historical buildings in Yellowknife; Legislative Assembly, museum, old town, (ice road/ice castle exploration in winter) and your professional guide will tell you the rich history behind Yellowknife.
    Evening: Hotel pick up followed by a guided search in the wilderness to the Aurora Borealis. After the tour, your driver will transfer you back to your hotel.
    Day 2: Aurora Hunting
    Day time to explore Yellowknife at your own leisure or you have the option to try one of the seasonal tours.
    (i) Summer Tours: Fishing tours, Wildlife Buffalo Tours or Glass-Works Workshop.
    (ii) Winter Tours: In winter time you have an option to add Dog Sledding Tours and or Ice Fishing Tours.
    Evening: Hotel Pick up and your guide/driver takes you for another night of spectacular Aurora hunting tour to a different location.
    Your night ends with transportation back to hotel.
    Day 3: Aurora Village
    Day free for you to tour on your own or you can join one of our seasonal tours.
    (i) Summer Tours: Cameron Falls Hiking, Aboriginal Cultural Tours or Glass-Works Workshops
    (ii) Winter Tours: Dog Sledding Tours, Ice Fishing Tours, Snowmobile Tours and or Glass-Works Workshops
    Evening: Early hotel pickup for 3-course dinner at Aurora Village. After dinner heated tee-pees will be available for you to relax whilst waiting for Aurora Borealis to come and dance your night away.
    Night ends with transportation back to hotel.
    Day 4; Hotel Check-Out and Airport Departures
    Hotel check-out and transfer to the airport.
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    Reviewed 22 March 2019 via mobile

    Everything was perfectly arranged, from the airport pick up to the activities in the tour. Arrived a little earlier from the first day of aurora hunting, which was amazing, driving on the surface of different frozen lakes, had a very nice guide, whose name I...More

    2  Thank MacaMartCam
    Reviewed 16 March 2019

    I would not recommend this company, but in fairness I have to say they did some things well. On the good side: our pickup at the airport was on time and effective. The cold-weather gear they rented us (parka, snow pants, fleece hat, snowboots) was...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

    We came to Yellowknife with a group of 8 people. It was amazing to see the most active Aurora on the first day of arrival after 20 hours flights. All of us were very excited. It was s great and amazing experience. We went to...More

    Thank 226virginiah
    Reviewed 22 January 2018

    I was so lucky to see the Aurora the first night when I arrived, and it was marvellous! It started as a white rainbow crossed the Great Slave Lake, and then red color appeared followed by purple orange yellow green and blue! Better book 3...More

    Date of experience: January 2018
    6  Thank Luosha L
    Reviewed 16 January 2018

    Tour guides were great. The driver on the second night hunting took us on a great adventure to frozen lakes all over the place, despite knowing it was too cloudy to see the aurora; so we still had fun! Standing on a frozen lake in...More

    Date of experience: January 2018
    5  Thank muriwaicloustons
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    10 March 2019|
    Response from 226virginiah | Reviewed this property |
    Per the local guide, the best time in Sep to early Oct, end Nov thru Feb/Mar. Summer time don't see northern lights because all day lights. End Oct to early Nov said to be weather usually not very good. Last year, the... More
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    Response from 226virginiah | Reviewed this property |
    The hunting tours usually starts from 10pm to 2am. So if you manage the flight arrival before 9pm should be good. Same time for Aurora Village tour.
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    • Duration: 4h
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