Yellowknife & Northwest Territories
Almost every night in winter, Yellowknife’s clear skies dance and shimmer with the greens, blues and whites of this incredible spectacle. Set in the wondrous natural surroundings of Great Slave Lake is a remarkably modern city where you can experience rustic nature and traditional culture without forgoing urban amenities. Whether you are driving on an ice road; dancing under the aurora borealis; enjoying a dogsled ride; golfing under the midnight sun; fishing for world class trophies; or watching the creation of a brilliant northern diamond, you will enjoy the character of the city and feel the warmth of authentic Northern hospitality.
When to visit
There are two great aurora viewing seasons:
Fall (mid-August to early October) and winter (mid- December to mid-April).
Some popular Yellowknife & Northwest Territories Packages
Experience the awesome Calgary Stampede and travel by a panoramic train to admire Canada’s most breathtaking scenery.
Tick off from your bucket list the highlights of Canada and Alaska, travelling on board Rocky Mountaineer and cruising through the scenic Inside Passage.
Explore the heart of Canadian Rockies aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. This enthralling, 12-day package will take you to the heart of the Canadian Rockies.
Live and feel the true essence of the North with this bestseller package tour of the Yukon Territory, incredibly famous for its historic trading routes, Gold Rush trails, and untouched wildlife.
Discover the best of the Canadian Rockies during this heart-stopping 10-day rail tour from Vancouver. Witness the incredible wildlife at Jasper, Banff and Yoho national parks, walk along the famous Glacier Skywalk and enjoy a cruise along the azure waters of Maligne Lake.
Embark on an adventure to discover the home of grizzly bears and other wildlife, a pristine wilderness in the Knight Inlet—a magnificent fjord in British Columbia’s coastal mountains.
Witness compelling landscapes as you drive through Yukon, Canada’s beautiful wilderness province teeming with exotic wildlife and fascinating historic sites.