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Arctic tours Canada is a Yellowknife registered tour operating company that offers aurora hunting tours, Yellowknife city tours, wildlife tours, Cameron falls hiking tours, snow shoeing tours, snow castle tours, ice fishing tours, snowmobile tours...more
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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were picked up at our hotel and taken to the middle of what seemed like bugger all no place to see the most incredible sky we have ever experienced. The tour guide and driver were amazing; we would do this again!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank HowlingHedgehogs
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a 3-night tour (with the extra night, we requested they arrange for us to do the Aboriginal Storytelling/light viewing--which I don't recommend at all, but Arctic Tours was only the booking agent for this and did not serve as guides). We spent two...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank makotara
Reviewed 4 days ago

I would not recommend this company, but in fairness I have to say they did some things well. On the good side: our pickup at the airport was on time and effective. The cold-weather gear they rented us (parka, snow pants, fleece hat, snowboots) was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dichroicpb
Reviewed 6 days ago

We joined 2-Nights Aurora Hunting with Arctic Tours Canada, which was a great guiding team that their tour guides provided well organised schedule and introduction of aurora, also they could speak Mandarin and English. The aurora borealis in the distance on the beautiful night was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank erinmione6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, good guiding arrangements and treat us as best friends. We have a wonderful honeymoon holidays~~

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stay52004604670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Yellowknife for a few nights to see the aurora and used a few different tour companies. Arctic Tours Canada were the best organised. They have different phone numbers at their office for Chinese and English and they are quick to answer if you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NorthernVisitor548
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great operation. Picked us up at our hotel and took to a property. 20mins from down town Yellowknife. There is a comfortable indoor waiting area with coffee and snacks. There are 2 ppl per sled and you can ride and drive. The dogs are happy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing tour with OG (Original Gangsta) and Carly! We drove on the Ice Road and visited the First Nation settlement of Detta, learned about the history, passed by the Snow Castle and even got to meet the Snow King...incredible value for money and will defo...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Hayley H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time seeing the Aurora still remember how 歐吉 and Alison introduced the pretty Aurora in Yellownife!!! They stay outdoor with us and help us taking photo in the freezing winter.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Claire0125000
Reviewed 9 February 2019

Thanks for the tour guiders Rebecca, Alison, Carly and Shadon, I had see aurora and had a awesome time with my mom during staying days. :D

Date of experience: February 2019
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27 April 2018|
Response from FedGates | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your message. October 10th is good time to see aurora. End of October Yellowknife temperatures starts to drop creating over cast night sky which is not ideal to see aurora. You might want to come early to... More