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Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon

411 Main Street, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2B6, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Great experience!

The experience with Northern Tales was great. The guides were all very friendly and helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sao Paulo, SP
Love love love!!!

The team at Northern Tales is incredible. They were very thorough with my 1,001 questions before... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarah B
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Welcome to Northern Tales Travel Services, your one-stop shopping spot for your Fall & Winter & Spring Northern Lights Adventure in the Yukon! Enjoy an aurora borealis viewing package with optional winter activities such as dog mushing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice fishing, sightseeing flights and special events. Ask about custom, individual and private trips.
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411 Main Street, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2B6, Canada
+1 867-667-6054
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience with Northern Tales was great. The guides were all very friendly and helpful. Special note to Kristin who was great during the Northern lights as well as the visit to the wildlife preserve and hot spring. Everyone was very accommodating and nice! Dog...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The team at Northern Tales is incredible. They were very thorough with my 1,001 questions before booking and they had a ton of suggestions which all worked out well. Let’s start with their recommendation of Air North. If any of you flew with them, you...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did not buy the package from Northern Tales which I believe is a fairly good value because hotel and tours are included. I used the company of a one night Aurora Borealis tour. It was definitely way over-priced at $125.00. The guide was very...More

2  Thank kumack
Northern-Tales, Owner at Aurora Borealis & Northern Lights Tours Yukon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thank you very very much for taking the time to writing your feedback. We are happy to hear that you had a nice Aurora Borealis show during our tour. Please accept our apology that we missed to give you a proper introduction at the...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I strongly recommend northern tales. They are very interested in help plan your trip and kind during your stay in Whitehorse. The guides are the best! And specialized in northern lights watch! Go for it!!! :)

1  Thank QuelMM
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a well organised way to see the aurora borealis. Okay the toilets are of the outside, cold and compost type, but you'll survive! Hot drinks and snacks are continuously available in the heated, timber framed tents. I've been in mid-winter too and its...More

1  Thank Stevethearchitect
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We travelled out to the viewing site several times during our visit. Each night we were accompanied by a team of friendly and professional staff who went out of their way to ensure we had an unforgettable experience. Loved the cabins as well as sitting...More

1  Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Took a 4 day and 3 night trip to Whitehorse and did the aurora tour every night there, saw them and the company took pictures for me free of charge. Just as advertised with a great staff.

1  Thank jmille17
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had 3 disappointing nights at first as it was cold, wet and cloudy. But on the last night we were blessed with an awesome experience of the aurora borealis. The arrangements made by Northern Tales were excellent. Staff were helpful and efficient in their...More

Thank chu136
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Very well organised tour. It was quite chilly and the team had tea, coffee, marshmallows to toast in the campfire. Was a great night with great company. Just perfect! The staff were great. Our guide Christine was a geologist and was very knowledgeable and so...More

1  Thank Katrina L
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Northern Tales team are so nice and professional. They reponded to my inquiries very efficiently, picked me up on time and helped to take photos with the lights. And I saw the beautiful dancing Northern Lights with Milky Way!!

Thank Lin Y
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7 November 2017|
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Response from Stevethearchitect | Reviewed this property |
Book it with Northern Tales, who include the hotel and northern lights. Use your local travel agent or go direct. The transfers from the airport are included.
31 August 2017|
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
Emma H
27 August 2017|
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