Yellowknife 5 days 4 nights Autumn Season Northern Lights Holiday package
- Duration: 5 Days (approx.)
- Product code: AN5D4NF
Immerse yourself in the wintry wonders and snowy scenery of Yellowknife during 5 days 4 nights action-packed 5 days of subarctic autumn outdoor adventure. Spend the daylight hours hiking, dog sleigh on-wheels, learn Yellowknife history, visit tourist attractions on guided Yellowknife sightseeing tour and soak in the splendor of the Northern Lights show after-dark aurora-hunting-viewing excursions.
- 5 days 4 nights accommodation at Quality Inn hotel or similar
- Complimentary continental breakfast at some hotels
- 2 nights Aurora Hunting Tours
- 1 night aurora viewing in tee-pees at Aurora Village
- 1 night aurora Viewing in Cabin
- One night 3 course dinner at Aurora Village lodge
- Snacks and beverages at some tours
- Yellowknife sightseeing tour
- Dog-mushing-on wheels tour
- Cameron Falls Nature Hiking tour
- Round trip tours & hotel transportation
Day 1: Arrival in Yellowknife & Night-time Aurora Hunting
Arrive in Yellowknife and check in at your hotel, resting up before heading out into the night to seek out the aurora borealis and after hotel pick up your guide will share some camera settings information as your driver takes you Spend 4 hours tracking down this luminous spectacle with your guide, taking in the dazzling light show in the remote wilderness of the Northwest Territories.
Day 2: Yellowknife Sightseeing & Night-time Aurora Viewing in Cabin
During the day, scope out historic sights in Yellowknife with your guide, visiting landmarks like the Legislative Assembly, the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Center and pilots monuments.
Your second night of aurora viewing experience starts with hotel pick up to a warm cozy viewing cabin. Enjoy some fresh home made bannock and soup chowder whilst waiting for aurora to dance the night for you. If you wish, try some traditional aboriginal clothes available at your request for spectacular aurora photos. At the end of tour your driver will drop you back to hotel.
Day 3: Dog-mushing-on wheels & Dinner and Aurora Viewing at Aurora Village
During the day, venture out to a dog sledding kennel, where you can meet friendly team of sled dogs—defending champions of the Canadian Dog Derby. Go for a thrilling dog mushing on wheel ride along the boreal forest trails with sled dogs in training preparation for winter dogsledding. At the end of tour your driver will drop you back to hotel to rest up for your nighttime excursion,
Your evening outing starts a little earlier as you head to the Aurora Village for a delicious 3-course farewell dinner meal in the cozy lodge. After dinner, head to a heated tee-pee to gaze up at the stars and watch the aurora borealis from the comfort of the heated tee-pee or heated chairs if you like.
Day 4: Cameron Falls Nature Hiking & Night-time Aurora Hunting
Your day starts with hotel pick up to Cameron Falls hiking. Enjoy this 4-hour hiking day tour at Cameron falls and reconnect with nature and wildlife at its best. On this tour you may encounter some northern wildlife, take in stunning views of the waterfalls, and learn about the region and wildlife!. At end of hiking rejuvenate yourself with light snack and bottled water provided. Tour ends with hotel drop off.
At night, venture back out for another aurora-hunting expedition. After amazing night of northern lights searching and photography hotel drop offs follows.
Day 5: Checkout & Departure
Hotel check out and airport transfer.
*Please note tour itinerary order may change without notice due to confirmed number of actual bookings for tours at that time. Please check with supplier prior to arrival to Yellowknife for any changes to tour itinerary order of activities.*