Fall Colour Aurora Borealis Tour

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

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Tour Details

Availability Starts
August 18, 2020
December 1, 2020
August 18, 2020
October 15, 2020
December 1, 2020
December 1, 2020
December 1, 2020
December 1, 2020
December 7, 2020
December 4, 2020
December 10, 2020
February 25, 2021
August 18, 2020
September 1, 2020
August 18, 2020
September 1, 2020
August 20, 2020
Availability Ends
April 14, 2021
March 31, 2021
April 9, 2021
April 14, 2021
March 31, 2021
March 31, 2021
March 31, 2021
March 31, 2021
March 28, 2021
March 28, 2021
March 25, 2021
March 1, 2021
April 14, 2021
April 15, 2021
April 15, 2021
April 15, 2021
September 14, 2020
Duration
3 - 4 Hours
Half Day 3-4 Hours
5 Days, 4 Nights
4 - 5 Hours
4 - 5 Hours
3 - 4 Hours
7-8 Hours Full Day, 3-4 Hours Half Days
7-8 Hours Full Day, 3-4 Hours Half Day
5 Days, 4 Nights
8 Days, 7 Nights
5 Days, 4 Nights
5 Days, 4 Nights
1 Night
5 Days, 4 Nights
2 Nights / 3 Nights / 4 Nights
6 days, 5 nights
5 days, 4 nights
Required Participants
2
1
2
Min. 2 person
Min. 2 person
Min. 2 person
Min. 2 person
Min. 1 person
Min. 1 person, Max. 6 people
Min. 2 people, Max. 6 people
Min. 2 people, Max. 16 people
Min. 2 people, Max. 12 people
Min. 1 person, Max. 30 people
Min. 2 people, Max. 12 people
Min. 1 person
Min. 2 people, Max. 12 people
Min. 2 people
Pricing

CAD$ 1149+ 5% GST per person, based on double occupancy.

Single room supplement for $CAD 315 + 5% GST.

All transactions are in Canadian Dollars.

TOUR FCA 01/2020:  August 20 to August 24, 2020
TOUR FCA 02/2020:  August 27 to August 31, 2020
TOUR FCA 03/2020:  September 03 to September 07, 2020
TOUR FCA 04/2020:  September 10 to September 14, 2020

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Day 1

We'll welcome you at the airport and transfer you to the Best Western Gold Rush Inn in downtown Whitehorse. The Hotel is located within walking distance of all attractions, restaurants, banks and stores.

Day 2

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 10.30pm we will drive out to our Aurora Viewing Site. We will return around 3.00am.

Day 3

We leave at 10am from your hotel and drive on the Alaska Highway South and the Klondike Highway South to Carcross, toward the Coastal Mountain Range. We will do a side trip onto Annie Lake Road, with a stop at the Wheaton River. The mountain scenery is simply stunning. 

 After a scenic 1 hour drive we'll arrive in Carcross and visit the village. We will have time to stop at the local cafe for some fresh baked goods and latte or espresso or tea. We’ll get the chance to examine historical exhibits enroute.

Lots of great opportunities to stop along the way to take pictures and we have time to enjoy this vast and majestic landscape.

At around 3pm we arrive back in Whitehorse.

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.

Day 4

There is the option to go on a day trip to Skagway in Alaska 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.Optional day tour: Skagway Coach/Train Combo with Whitepass & Yukon Railway; please book directly online

Day 5

Transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Things you should know ...

Included

  • 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 trip to Carcross and Coastal Mountains with Annie Lake Rd
  • Taxes, fees and licenses
  • Experienced tour guide

Excluded

  • Meals and beverages except where specifically noted
  • Tip for guide
  • Optional day trip to Skagway on Sundays (http://www.wpyr.com/whitehorse.html) - offered daily until the first week of September
  • 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.

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 make sure you have all necessary documents for entry into the USA! Conditions change on short notice and Northern Tales Travel assumes no liability, if you are denied entry into Alaska.

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