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Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Whitehorse trip was one of our best vacations ever!

We booked the 3-night tour and crammed so much activity into that weekend! All the Northern Tales... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Marni J
Vancouver, Canada

We were picked up from the airport by Kristen and from then on, our trip was amazing. We saw the... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Northern Tales Travel Services, your one-stop shopping spot for year-round adventure in the Yukon! In winter, enjoy an aurora borealis viewing package with optional winter activities such as dog mushing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice fishing, sightseeing flights and special events. Summer experiences include hiking the Chilkoot Trail, canoeing remote rivers reachable only by float-plane, fishing on the Big Salmon River, trekking past glaciers in Kluane National Park, and much more! Ask about custom, individual and private trips by foot, boat or van.
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Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We booked the 3-night tour and crammed so much activity into that weekend! All the Northern Tales staff were fantastic before, during and after our trip. The guides were friendly and extremely knowledgeable and really added to our experience. We rented the Arctic gear, which...More

8  Thank Marni J
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were picked up from the airport by Kristen and from then on, our trip was amazing. We saw the northern lights and got fantastic photos thanks to expert advice on how to set things up from Kristen. We visited Boreale Ranch, the wildlife preserve...More

Thank Jwilson70
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Thanks Tom and Mayumi for being the excellent tour guides! they were very kind, helpful and knowledgable in setting up cameras so you have the best photos! BUT Even I did not have my own professional camera, I could download beautiful photos taken from the...More

1  Thank TanyapatD
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Good morning, I am sorry my response has been delayed. Our trip to Whitehorse and excursion activities were refreshing and overwhelming pleasant. We have taken numerous trips where the guides rushed through information or didn't seem totally interested in their product. We all thoroughly enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The northern lights tour was great. The tour organisers gave all relevant information needed to see and enjoy Whitehorse and the surrounding attractions. The guides who took us out each night were lovely and full of information not only about the Lights but also many...More

Thank Belinda H
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We booked our trip 2 days prior to departure and Northern Tales was super helpful arranging everything for us including our flights! We had an awesome time at Whitehorse and will definitely recommend Northern Tales to all our friends and family!

1  Thank Alice L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Northern Tales Tours is definitely the only way to see this part of the Yukon. From the time of making reservations to the return trip home we were looked after like family. That takes a lot of coordination to keep a group of 17 together...More

1  Thank msboschetto
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Northern Tales is the best tour company to see the Northern lights! Erika and Anila were in constant communication with us (via email...they really don't talk with you over the phone...best way is to email back and forth)to make sure we had everything that we...More

Thank Larry Y
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We loved everything about our trip!! My 5 year old son and 65 year old father loved every minute. The aurora tours were great. We enjoyed the night sky, hot chocolate, roasting marshmallows over the fire and the little toboggan hill also kept us busy...More

1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I want to say thanks to Northern Tales for making my trip to the Yukon an amazing experience ! All guides were lovely and went out of their to make sure my experience was fun and went smoothly. Im particularly grateful for extra assistance to...More

1  Thank loreysmith
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Niki C
18 July 2017|
Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi Niki, thank you for checking with us. We are only closed on December 24th and 25th and are open an all other days during the Christmas/New Year's Eve period. If you are flexible in your time of travel, you might want to... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi Bea, our tours start at the Best Western Gold Rush Inn but we can pick you up at any downtown hotel or hostel in Whitehorse. Please let us know if you should have any further questions. Thank you!
24 June 2017|
Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi, There is nothing like the best time for aurora viewing, because all depends on solar activities and the aurora performances have nothing to do with temperatures or seasons on earth. If you are flexible in your time of... More