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North Star Adventures Day Tours

Station Main Box 352, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
867-446-2900
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Ranked #2 of 6 Activities in Yellowknife
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: If you are looking for a smaller, more personal tour experience or if you are looking to do a tour with a local Aboriginal tour company then this tour... more » Owner description: If you are looking for a smaller, more personal tour experience or if you are looking to do a tour with a local Aboriginal tour company then this tour company is for you! Visit our website for more information. 100% Aboriginal Owned - 50,000 Years of Experience. « less
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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I could not see the Aurora with Joe, but I would still recommend the North Star to you. You all know seeing Aurora is ultimately controlled by the God, by the weather. We just picked the bad timing...but then as you have looked up their website, where Joe put his list of best viewing time of the year, we are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I had my first Aurora travel with North Star Adventure for 3 consecutive nights in late Sep and early Oct. I gotta say, Joe and his team were nice, helpful and very resourceful for all time. Joe is very professional and passionate about aurora. The hunting is never easy. Yet, Joe always makes his best effort to bring us to... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

During our stay at Yellowknife for three nights, it was really cloudy, so we decided to change our plan to hunt for the aurora instead of staying at one spot. Really appreciated Joe for accepting our last minute request to join the trip and quickly response to us. Joe is very professional and expertise in hunting for aurora even in... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I reviewed North Star Adventures last year - mentioning that if you REALLY WANT TO SEE THE AURORA, choose this tour. Unlike other options in Yellowknife, where you visit one facility and hope the clouds clear above you, the tour guide drives you around the countryside - looking for places with clear skies and active aurora. WE SAW THE AURORA... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I have joined different Aurora tours in Finland and Norway before, but North Star Adventures is the best tour I have experienced so far. Joe is very passionate about aurora hunt, I were quite lucky to see aurora in the first spot that he took us and stayed there till 1am until the aurora diminished. When Joe started driving again,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Staying in Yellowknife was truly a great experience for me who come all the way from Hong Kong. Although the days we're there were pretty much cloudy but Joe was very professional, he made his biggest effort to drove to different destinations to hunt for the Aurora. The aurora there was just amazing, and the best thing of this trip... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Joe and his team are the Pro. He is super nice and accepated our last minute tour joint request, and provide us free pick up & drop off sUervice for location which ('Aroura Village'very rude service will not do even we pay.) We greatly appreciated Joe's hospitality, extensive knowledge of the aroura hunting, viewing and photography skill, he took great... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Sign up online, Did not get confirm from email. After write email to ask for confirm for the trip, reply with wrong detail about the person number register to the trip. During the trip help ppl taking picture also take picture with the tour member and at the end of the trip tell the tour member to send them email... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I stayed in Yellowknife for three nights with my family. We were very lucky to see the northern light three days in a row though we saw it for just 1 minutes on the second night because of cloud. I joined Joe's tours the last two days. Joe was a cheerful and charismatic guide. I enjoyed the aurora viewing experience... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

I was iffy to join tour because people always says if the northern lights is out, it's out. You can see it anywhere and if you have rented a car it's even better. I have to say it's only partially true as for my experience I find joining North Star was the best $99 I have spent through out my... More

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