Yellowknife Aurora Borealis

Yellowknife Aurora Borealis

5 Days / 4 Nights

Price from$2,897

On winter nights the Aurora Borealis is often so vivid it seems close enough to touch. Far from city lights, watch the night sky light up. A place where traditional aboriginal culture blends together with modern amenities for a truly remarkable experience discovering the mystery of the Aurora Borealis. It's a marvel that seems to embody the mysteries at the crossroads of heaven and earth in all of its elegance and raw beauty.

Day 1: Arrive in Yellowknife, NWT Your amazing staying begins in Yellowknife, famous for its rustic beauty outdoors, but that doesn't mean you can`t relax in absolute comfort indoors. On arrival there will be time to relax before an evening welcome dinner. Overnight: Coast Fraser Tower (Dinner)

Day 2: Yellowknife, NWT Your journey starts with the Yellowknife city tour. Visit the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, a museum that chronicles Aboriginal and European history in the North and displays environmental exhibits. Yellowknife is probably the best place to view one of the Earth's greatest natural wonders, the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights. That's because the area experiences more clear nights than other northern locations. Amazing Aurora displays are possible on over 240 nights each year! Afterwards begin your 1stAurora viewing night. You will stay in the warm chamber to explore the amazing Aurora Borealis; in the meantime you can enjoy free hot drinks and late snacks. Overnight: Coast Fraser Tower (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 3: Yellowknife, NWT Travel to Great Slave Lake, this lake is one of the world's largest fresh-water bodies of water. Aside from the natural beauty of the Aurora Borealis, you will attend an aboriginal ice fishing demonstration. Then return to your lodge and enjoy a feast of freshly caught fish. Afterwards, we will have the 2nd Aurora Viewing tour. Overnight: Coast Fraser Tower (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 4: Yellowknife, NWT Experience the world class dry land training, dog sledding and snowmobiling. Optional activities are available to choose from, the last night of Aurora Viewing tour will be arranged at night. Overnight: Coast Fraser Tower (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 5: Depart Yellowknife, NWT After breakfast, we say goodbye to this wonderful adventure in the Northwest Territories. (Breakfast)

Optional Winter Clothing Package Includes • Jacket • Snowpants • Mitts/Gloves

Tour of Distinction These tours are defined by their incomparably unique itineraries, featuring 'off the beaten path' destinations and immersive experiences. An intimate group size allows us to stay in smaller, centrally located, unique and boutique style inns, lodges and hotels, utilize traditional local transportation and dive deep into each destination's local culture and traditions.

• Expert Tour Leader • Maximum 21 passengers • Unique inns & 3-4 Star boutique hotels • Mini coach & comfortable local transport • Variety of 'off the beaten path' experiences • Breakfast and Dinner daily and most gratuities included • Daily dining in unique local restaurants

• 8 Meals - 4 Breakfasts, 4 dinners • Escorted coach tour with local Canadian guide • 3 1/2 - 4 Star accommodation • Transfers & transport • Sightseeing & entrance fees

Pricing (per person) $NZD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2019

16 Jan - 13 Feb

Winter Clothing Package

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$2,897

$170

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$3,558

$170

Departs

2019
Jan 16
Feb 13 - Guaranteed Departure

Booking conditions

Please Note: If the tour is not a guaranteed departure the tour operator reserves the right to transfer 10 passengers or less to an independent travel programme if necessary. This programme will include similar inclusions to the escorted touring programme. This will be notified to the client and approved at least 60 days prior to departure. If a client decides it is in their interest to cancel at this point in time no cancellation fees will be payable.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Optional winter clothing rental package

Gratuity

• Gratuities are not included for Tour Leader