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Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Loved this trip!

Did the 3 night package and it was great. During the booking process, Northern Travels answered... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Christine C
Los Angeles, California
4 wonderful days

Our 4 night package was the highlight of a wonderful Canadian holiday. The team at Northern Tales... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
Liz G
via mobile
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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 31 January 2017

Did the 3 night package and it was great. During the booking process, Northern Travels answered all of my questions promptly and completely. Easy to book additional trips and ensured that I had all the necessary information. Even the night that we were unable to...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Our 4 night package was the highlight of a wonderful Canadian holiday. The team at Northern Tales were friendly and welcoming from the moment we arrived at the airport. Our itinerary was arranged as requested even ensuring we shared the snowmobiling experience with our friends...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We were so excited to go the Yukon to hopefully get lucky and catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights and we werent disappointed. However, even if we didnt get to see the aurora it still wouldve been a great trip! The guides were all...More

1  Thank LittleAshie
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We booked with Northern Tales Travel Services and were not disappointed. We booked for 4 nights and had a good showing on one night and an excellent showing on one night. The staff found other things for us to do on the nights of no...More

2  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Northern Tales organised everything so well...guides and staff were responsive and knowledgeable. We were looking for an ‘extreme adventure’ and dog sledding at -37C and snowmobiling at -25C certainly fit that bill! We had a great Aurora viewing on night two and found the wildlife...More

2  Thank sharonF1692OF
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I went in November 2016 and was really impressed with the friendliness of the staff. They picked us up from the appropriate hotel, showed us how to set our cameras and provided stories and tip. They also talked to you in a way that was...More

1  Thank Nadia_Canada
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had an awesome time. We loved all the activities that we booked with Northern Tales (day tour of whitehorse, wildlife reserve, hot springs and dog sledding). The highlight of course is the Northern Lights. The staff are amazing. They are very knowledgeable and very...More

4  Thank Helen C
Reviewed 14 January 2017

It really brought us to a place where we could see the northern lights. Staffs were very nice to take pics for you and help with the camera settings. We were lucky to see the lights. The company is highly recommended. They are really great~

Thank dkswing
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Everything was great in our trip to Whitehorse. The tours we chose were amazing (snowmobiling over a frozen lake, swimming in hot springs, the wildlife reserve as well as dog sledding) and all the staff from Northern Tales was of great help (specially Erika, Anila,...More

1  Thank ACR80
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I did two aurora tours while up in the Yukon, and the first was with another company. The second night i went with Northern Tales and their tour guides were so friendly, and their cabin was so warm and cosy that it felt completely different...More

1  Thank iamalyonhearmeroar
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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