Northern Lights, better known as the Aurora Borealis, are caused by magnetic storms that paint the sky with vibrant colors. The color variations depend on the weather and location and can range from red to purple in clear skies. The most common seen colors are typically green, white or yellowish. Throughout the night, your guide and driver will be on constant look-out for the best places to witness this natural phenomenon.
Day 1: Arrivals
Your day begins with airport pickup and hotel transfer. Upon arrival your guide will hand out a welcome package with your tour itinerary.
Day 1: Daytime
Explore the city of Yellowknife at your own pace or join one of the optional tour add-ons.
Day 1: Night
After hotel pickup, hunt for the Aurora Borealis in the wilderness and away from Yellowknife's glowing lights. Your professional driver-guide will narrate throughout the tour. Your tour ends with hotel drop-off.
Day 2: Daytime
Free personal time for you to explore. If you wish, you can join one of the optional tour add-ons.
Day 2: Night
Regroup for the second night of aurora hunting at different locations. Your guide will assist you to set up your tripod and camera, so that you can capture the best aurora borealis display show. At the end of the tour, your driver-guide will drop you off at your hotel.
Day 3: Return
Hotel check out and airport transfers