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North Star Adventures

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Welcome to Yellowknife! We offer a number of fun and exciting summer and winter Day Tours and Packages. Our specialty is our Aurora Hunting™ tours! We are the world's FIRST Aurora Hunting tour company. We know Aurora! In the summer season, we offer...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
100 - 4802 50th Avenue | YK Center Mall, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 1C4, Canada
+1 867-669-2900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

-the bus is comfy, strong heat -the tour guide is friendly and helpful -they did offer cookie and hot coco the office made mistake regarding the email address, so we never receive the pick-up time confirmation. ( i did received the payment confirmation ) when...More

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JosephB3599, Manager at North Star Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes, unfortunately it was an oversight on our part and we apologized for this. We did send them the correct pickup time but again it was to their original email. This is why we always ask guests to try to keep with one email address...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a disappointing tour with another tour operator on our 1st night, we went to Northern Star Adventure’s office, hoping to check on the chance for seeing aurora on the 2nd night (our last chance before flying out), YoYo was very helpful on giving us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined the tour in early October and it was fun. Thanks to our tour guides, Alice, Yoyo, Linda and driver Maggie, they are professional, passionate and provide us with a lot of useful information. It was an extraordinary experience to 'hunt' for the aurora.

1  Thank EHung68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got see aurora even in cloudly night, which leave me an unforgettable and precious experience for my life. The staff are professional, friendly and dedicated. Many thanks for Alice and driver Maggie (also thanks Yoyo for always keep in close touch with when booking)...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alice and Maggie were very professional and helpful during our tour. Not only did Alice help us to take pictures (with dancing aurora!), she also helped us to set up our cameras (on the coach not in the cold). It was definitely a once a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aurora hunting tour is a must do if you come to Yellowknife, I also join the city tour and buffola viewing tour. Their staff are very friendly and nice. Thx for Yoyo, Linda, Alice and drivers Maggie and Randy. It's a lifetime memory that I...More

1  Thank ttww2324
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

many thanks to Linda and Maggie for the wonderful aurora tour. we were here for two nights and we saw pink dancing aurora and shooting stars. it was more than beautiful.Linda is a very good story telling and she taught us a lot about the...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2018

A big thanks to Linda and Maggie for our Aurora Hunting tour on Sep 18, 2018. We had very cloudy sky that night yet Linda and Maggie tried their best to "hunt" aurora for us. Thanks for their hard work we were lucky to have...More

1  Thank YY102010
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We joined Aurora Hunting Tour with Alice and Randy on 12th Oct. Big thanks to their work hard for keeping on to find good spots to see Aurora. We took a lot of nice pics and very appreciate their good job. Thank you :)

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Reviewed October 12, 2018

We joined the aurora hunting tour on Sep 13 evening, it was cloudy that evening. The driver Dan and tour guide Sherry took us to three locations, we did see a bit of faded northern lights from naked eye, but not the fantastic dancing aurora...More

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JosephB3599, Manager at North Star Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Due to exposure times of the photo, guests are asked to remain very still during the photo. Unfortunately this group had a hard time holding still resulting in them being blurred. As for looking up, this was their choice, our guides let them know we...More

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July 16, 2018|
Response from Johncdhk | Reviewed this property |
Contact North Star adventure they take care all activity and we were super happy with their service. Night hunting Aurora from 8pm to 2am, snow mobile 2-3 hour trip, ski trail hiking, winter clothing rental is must, just... More
June 11, 2018|
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Response from Alex W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what information you are looking for. The hotels are separate entities from North star who is a tour operator. North start picked us up and dropped us off at our hotel for the aurora hunting tour. Go with Yoyo's... More