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Aurora Village

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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
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Aurora viewing

There's many ways to see the 'aurora brealis'. Aurora hunting, seeing in your hotel, lodge, rental... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
재영
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Daegu, South Korea
Hassle-Free, Well-Organized, Efficient

Pre-booking my package was easy with emails fairly quickly answered. Upon landing at Yellowknife... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
hkg2009hkg
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Hong Kong
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A place where traditional Aboriginal culture blends together with modern amenities for a truly remarkable experience discovering the mystery of the aurora borealis. We are the aurora-viewing destination of choice in Yellowknife, Canada, providing the utmost in comfort and absolute beauty.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“hot drinks” (20 reviews)
“dining hall” (6 reviews)
“gift shop” (16 reviews)
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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

There's many ways to see the 'aurora brealis'. Aurora hunting, seeing in your hotel, lodge, rental car,... etc., But, If you're not used to geography and you're not from nordic country, i recommend this tour. aurora is several hundred kilometers high up in the sky...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Pre-booking my package was easy with emails fairly quickly answered. Upon landing at Yellowknife, the guide greeted us with a welcome kit and a briefing on what to expect in the coming days. The hotel room key was already available and the winter clothes have...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

It's really a good package if you have no time to plan and prepare anything, cause aurora village prepares everything for you, including transportation, hotel and the clothes. Our guide is really nice and provide the information for us, not only for the aurora tour,...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

They offer packages comprising hotel, day time activities, aurora viewing and clothing rental so you do not need to look anywhere else. This is particularly convenient for first timers. The village is about 30 minutes drive away from downtown and their shuttles will pick you...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I joined 3 different tour companies for the aurora viewings. It really depends on luck if mother nature is cooperating. Our second night with Aurora Village, the forecast said moderate activities. We didn't see much as it was quite cloudy. Pros: - beautiful camp ground...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This place is very organized in so many ways. They picked us up at the airport, gave us detailed instructions about the tour, and a packet of information. They checked in to our hotel and left a set of outfit and boots in each room....More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Company was very thorough. Rented winter clothes, and we were helped with sizing and use. Good service, and useful during the day as well. Facility was good and explanation of Aurora was good. Comfortable bus, and shelter at viewing site.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

This company is the best stand over all the those tour put together ! They all way put the customers first ,personalized,of Great Time ! I been traveled all around the world ,I did went to Iceland ,Norway , to see the Aurora ,why pay...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Convenient place with a restaurant, gift shop, professional photographers, private teepees (which I thought was worth it) and organized bus schedule. Lots and lots of people but the complex is huge and it didn’t feel crowded. Tour was in Chinese Japanese and English. Plenty of...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We went to aurora village for dog sledding and snowshoeing during the day and it was awesome! The guides there are super friendly and caring. During the night, the guides were also nice too. Natalie, our tour guide, was super sweet! She helped us setting...More

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Carmen M, Guide Supervisor at Aurora Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Hi Kayla and thank you for your review. We are very happy you enjoyed your experience with us. I'm glad Natalie was able to help you with everything, we strive to give the best service in all areas. We will pass on your message to...More

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Sanny07
31 January 2018|
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Response from Carmen M | Property representative |
Hi Sanny, yes we have been seeing some beautiful aurora recently. If you go to our website: auroravillage . com we have a 'nighly aurora photo log' where you can see the photos we took of the aurora each night, for the whole... More
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Rikita Z
5 March 2017|
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Response from CuriousoneHongKong | Reviewed this property |
The official Aurora site said that From mid-August to the end of September and from mid-November to mid-April are the best aurora viewing seasons in Yellowknife. These are the seasons they are open because there will be... More
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10 February 2017|
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Response from Dartagnham | Reviewed this property |
Better call then directly. You will have questions and they can help you immediately.
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