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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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Reviewed 3 days ago

Arriving at Yellowshire is alredy a blast when you look around and see nothing but a winter snowy paradise! Booking everything with Arctic Tours Canada was amazing; specially due to the fact they got me everything I needed, from tous and hotel to food and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed the tour. The first day we did not see much, however, the next day the northern lights was all over. We witnessed it on the first stop and we were happy. But the driver took us the second spot. We waited and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Family392
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Would not recommend. We were picked up in old school bus, seats so close together you had to sit sideways as no room for legs. Bus was so hot as driver did not have on coat but all passengers were dressed for -27C and temperature...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

December, 25th: This tour always stop at the same places. We were in a minivan (2nd bus broken) and there were no communication between the first bus and us so we lost each other. Our driver didn't seem to know what to do or how...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took an Aurora Hunting tour with Alison as the tour guide on December 26, 2018 and stopped at 3 spots (all on lakes) outside of Yellowknife. At the first spot, the aurora was weak and we could not see anything, but Alison found the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I joined the two tours in the middle of Dec and enjoyed the trip. They use their experience to look for beautiful aurora.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Zhang Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just came back from our Yellowknife trip. We booked three tours: Aurora Hunting, Dog Sledding, and Snowshoeing, and had a fun time in those tours. The tour guides were very friendly, helpful, and patient. Plus, each tour didn't have a large group, which was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sunshine11902569526
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the awesome Aurora Hunter and Great Aurora Photographer Winfreddy. he is very professional and nice. Don't be shy to ask him any question about aurora. If u want the great photo with aurora, just don't forget buy the photo package they provide, which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SimonChang1028
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This is our second time attempting to see the northern lights. We are so happy to be chasing the lights in different locations and try to avoid the clouds instead of just staying in 1 place. Our guides, alison and willie, were very nice and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

I joined 2 tours for Yellowknife. Before I think this company is quite trouble. Because it need phone confirmation rather email confirmation. I hope they can improve that. Besides, Arctic this one is excellent. Wiley is the driver & photographer & with one taiwan working...More

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zhengweispore
April 26, 2018|
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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
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