This 4-hour guided tour takes you on a mission to see one of the world's most famous natural phenomena: The Aurora Borealis! Also known as the Northern Lights, this tour takes you various places outside Yellowknife where city lights can't disturb your mission of experiencing the natural phenomenon.
• 4 hours
Discover Yellowknife the home for famous arctic diamonds, Ice Pilots television series and the spectacular Aurora Borealis on this 3-hour sightseeing tour.
• 3 hours
Hunt for the mystical Aurora Borealis, or more commonly known as the Northern Lights, and then dine at the classy Aurora Village lodge restaurant. The first 2 nights of your tour will take you into the wilderness to search for the best aurora viewing. Transportation is included to and from your hotel. On your third night, the tour takes you to one of the world's best aurora viewing facilities featuring heated tee-pees. Wine and dine at the Aurora Village camp whilst waiting for the Northern Lights to paint the sky for you. At the end of the tour your driver and guide will guide you back to your hotel.
• 4 hours
Sled through frozen lakes and trails with the fastest sled-dogs in the north and the defending champions of the Canadian Dog Derby. You don't want to miss this thrilling ride-of-a-lifetime. These intelligent dogs know the way and love to sled fast on a cold arctic winter day. Make sure you bring your GoPro camera to capture the best moments on your dog sledding adventure.
• 1 hour
As a tourist attraction, the Snowcastle is at the top of the pile of the many wonderful winter things to do in Yellowknife. And though it might melt away every year, the community of Yellowknife has enough hot chocolate scented, music infused, and northern lights show extravaganzas to last until the next year’s festival begins.
• 1 hour
Make your trip to Yellowknife one to remember with an exhilarating 20-minute helicopter ride over the city of Yellowknife! Enjoy a fabulous view of frozen boat houses on Great Slave Lake from a state-of-the-art, Bell206B helicopter.
• 30 minutes
This half-day tour from Yellowknife gives you an opportunity to take a close look at wood bison, known as mountain buffalo. It's also possible to come across other wild animals, such as foxes, bears or wolves. Learn the little-known facts about wood bison and a rich history that connects them with many communities around Yellowknife from your informative and professional tour guide.
• 5 hours
Spot boat houses and see the world's greatest light show on this unforgettable Great Slave Lake boat cruise. Your evening begins with hotel pick up. You'll then board the boat and set off from Yellowknife Bay. Wrap yourself with nice warm jacket and prepare to be amazed. Setting out in search of the Northern Lights on a cruise, watch the sky for signs of the mesmerizing natural wonder and hear the wolves that surrounds it.
• 3.5 hours