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Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Great night out under the northern lights

We made a last minute reservation for a viewing tour when our own BNB host let us down. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lizalang1
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Sydney, Australia
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Excellent night!

I highly recommend this tour. All the guides were very nice and friendly!! I want to go again! I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mannu B
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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
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+1 867-667-6054
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a last minute reservation for a viewing tour when our own BNB host let us down. The northern lights tales team were very accommodating to us and extremely professional. The tour includes photos of your evening which is a wonderful bonus. We loved...More

Thank Lizalang1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend this tour. All the guides were very nice and friendly!! I want to go again! I got some amazing photos on my camera. And it really helps having that cabin close by when it's super cold.

Thank Mannu B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This company was very organised and easy to book with. I booked the Northern Lights tour and couldn't have been happier. They picked me up from the hotel on time and our driver was polite and chatty. The facilities for the night were very homely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say this was one of the best experiences I have had! Very helpful and professional staff. I mostly interacted with Kristin, as she picked me up at the airport and gave me lots of great information! She knows the area, places to...More

Thank Travelgirl12172013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the very beginning Northern Tales was organized. They got back to me right away when I emailed them and booked all the side trips I requested. Once there you are picked up and brought to your hotel. They are also located in the Gold...More

Thank Sue6340
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

When the sky burst into dancing green, a night I will never forget! Thank you Northern Tale for such a wonderful Aurora viewing experienced. You guys are the best. Keep it up!

Thank Van V
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Tour guides Tom, Silke, and Kristin made this vacation experience a memorable one. They were knowledgeable and insightful in our viewing of northern lights, animal sanctuary, and national parks. There guidance exceeded all expectations.

1  Thank pldj m
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We spent an amazing evening with our guide- she was knowledgable, friendly and engaging. Not only did we get to see the Northern Lights in all their glory we had a photography camera lesson as well. Dress warm - hot drinks, cookies and even a...More

Thank CherylTurner5085
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We travelled to the Aurora viewing twice and both nights we were fortunate enough to see the Northern Lights. My camera was not good enough to use but Silke, your tour guide, took some amazing photos, so thank you very much. It was an great...More

Thank wacacata
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate that we did get a showing of the lights however prior reviews had indicated that whilst waiting for the lights we would hear local stories, the guide was pleasant however did not communicate any local information which was disappointingMore

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Northern-Tales, Owner at Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you had a nice aurora borealis display showing up for your tour. We apologize that your expectation regarding hearing local stories was not fulfilled. This is not an included service in our...More

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415Care
31 August 2017|
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Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi, The Northern Lights are visible from the end of August to mid April of the following year. During the summer months the nights are not dark enough to see the aurora borealis. During the season there is nothing like the... More
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Emma H
27 August 2017|
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Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi Emma, 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... More
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Sagar1279
23 August 2017|
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Response from Northern-Tales | Property representative |
Hi there, The Aurora can be seen between late August and mid April. 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... More
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