Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

Overview

PRICE PER PERSON CAD
$1,149 (4 nights / 5 days)

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT CAD
$300 (for 4 nights / 5 days)

* Prices per person based on double occupancy,
5% GST extra

** All transactions are in Canadian dollars



REQUIRED PARTICIPANTS
Min. 2 / Max. 12

AVAILABILITY STARTS
August 24, 2017  

AVAILABILITY ENDS
September 14, 2017

INCLUDED SERVICES

  • Airport transfers in Whitehorse
  • 4 nights accommodation in Whitehorse
  • 4 nights of guided aurora viewing including hot drinks & snacks at a heated viewing facility
  • All transportation as per itinerary
  • City Tour of Whitehorse
  • Guided day trip to Haines Junction and Kluane National Park
  • BBQ at Muktuk Kennels
  • Taxes, fees and licenses
  • Experienced driver / guide for the duration of the tour

Excluded SERVICES

  • Meals and beverages except where specifically noted
  • Tip for guide
  • Trip cancellation & medical insurance: We strongly recommend you purchase adequate insurance coverage at the time of booking. Your policy should cover injury, illness or death, trip cancellation, emergency medical, search & rescue, flight accident, travel accident, loss of baggage and personal effects.

TRIP DESCRIPTION

Experience the Yukon Indian Summer during the day and watch the northern lights at night.

AVAILABLE DEPARTURE DATES

TOUR FCA 01/2016:  August 24 to August 28, 2017 (5 days / 4 nights)
TOUR FCA 02/2016:  August 31 to September 04, 2017 (5 days / 4 nights)
TOUR FCA 03/2016:  September 07 to September 11, 2017 (5 days / 4 nights)
TOUR FCA 04/2016:  September 14 to September 18, 2017 (5 days / 4 nights)

Itinerary | 5 DAYS

Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

We’ll welcome you at the airport and transfer you to the Hotel in downtown Whitehorse.

The Hotel is located within walking distance of all attractions, restaurants, banks and stores. Afterwards there is time for shopping and dinner on your own.

At 10.30 pm we’ll depart for our first night of aurora viewing. A cozy, heated cabin with hot drinks and snacks makes your northern lights viewing even more enjoyable. Return to hotel around 3.00 am.

Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

Sleep in the morning.

10.00 am city tour with Main Street, Train Depot of the White Pass and Yukon Route, Log Skyscraper, Log Church, Sternwheeler SS Klondike, Fish ladder, Schwatka Lake and some residential areas.

In the afternoon you’ll have time to explore Whitehorse on your own.

By 10:30 pm we’ll drive out of town to view the Aurora Borealis. We’ll return to the hotel around 3:00 am.

Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

We leave in the morning from your hotel and drive on the Alaska Highway to Haines Junction and Kluane National Park. After a scenic 2 hour drive we’ll arrive at the park centre in Haines Junction. We’ll get the chance to examine geological, as well as anthropological exhibits and watch an interesting slide show.

In the afternoon there will be a guided walk in Kluane National Park.

On the way back to Whitehorse we’ll stop at Muktuk Kennels for a dog mushing experience. You will meet 100 Huskies and Frank Turner, a former participant of the famous Yukon Quest Dog Sled Race, who will introduce you to dog mushing. In the meantime Anne, his wife, has prepared a delicious BBQ and you will eat in the unique atmosphere of a professional dog kennel.

At around 7.00 pm we drive you back to Whitehorse to your hotel.

By 10:30 pm we’ll drive out of town to view the Aurora Borealis. We’ll return to the hotel around 3:00 am.

Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

There is the option to go on a day trip to Skagway in Alaska with the White Pass & Yukon Railway Company (based on availability) or spend the day on your own in and around Whitehorse.

At 10.30 pm we’ll leave for the third night of aurora viewing.

Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

Transfer to the airport for your flight home.

NOTES

On this tour there is a possibility that there may be last-minute changes to the itinerary due to the nature of the excursion. We may experience unforeseen delays due to weather or other reasons. We’ll do our best to provide an alternate program of equivalent importance and value, and of a similar nature.

Please send us an inquiry if you want to learn more about this tour. Inquire

+ Trip Add-ons

Add-on even more adventure for a complete Yukon experience!

Yukon Wildlife Preserve & Takhini Hot Springs

Takhini Hot Springs Tour

From Whitehorse drive approx. 30 km to the Wildlife Preserve. The Yukon Wildlife Preserve & Takhini Hot Springs Tour is an excellent guided tour and great opportunities to view and photograph wildlife in its natural habitat: Dall Sheep, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat, Deer, Elk, Woodland Caribou, Wood Bison, Musk-Ox and Moose may be seen, usually up close! Short drive to Takhini Hot Springs. Relax in the hot water pool and enjoy the winter landscape. Coffee shop and desserts available at the hot springs (not included).

PRICE PER PERSON CAD
$99.00

Duration: 4-5 hours

INCLUDED SERVICES

  • entry fees (Wildlife Preserve & Takhini Hot Springs)
  • 1.5 to 2 hour guided tour of Wildlife Preserve
  • all transfers