Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village Package

Overview

PRICE PER PERSON CAD
$3,369.00 (4 nights/5 days)

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT CAD
[minimum 2 person]

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

** All transactions are in Canadian dollars



REQUIRED PARTICIPANTS
Min. 2/ Max. 6

AVAILABILITY STARTS
September 1, 2019  

AVAILABILITY ENDS
April 15, 2020

INCLUDED SERVICES

  • 2 nights of accommodation in Whitehorse in 3 star hotel (1st and last night)
  • 2 nights of B&B accommodation in Old Crow (rustic accommodation)
  • All transfers as per itinerary including English speaking driver / guide
  • Flights from Whitehorse to Old Crow (and return)
  • Airport transfers, introduction, Aurora viewing and assistance.
  • 2 nights of Aurora viewing at Northern Tales Viewing Site (including hot drinks and snacks)
  • 2 nights of Aurora Viewing in Old Crow
  • Information meeting upon arrival
  • City Tour of Whitehorse (90 minutes)
  • Sightseeing town tour of Old Crow (guided)
  • Visit of John Tizya Hertigage Center Old Crow (guided)
  • Full guided services for the entire Old Crow Portion (Guide will fly with you from & to Old Crow and will be with you for the entire duration)
  • Emergency equipment like First Aid Kit & Sat-phone
  • Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages

Excluded SERVICES

  • all meals
  • while in Old Crow: Breakfasts, lunches and dinners are self-prepared & self-served, in coordination with your guide
  • Alcoholic beverages (Old Crow is a dry community and alcohol is prohibited within the town limits)
  • Travel insurance
  • Winter Clothing Rental (MANDATORY for the months October until April!)
  • Additional Day Tours that are not mentioned in the itinerary (must be pre-booked)

TRIP DESCRIPTION

Aurora Borealis itinerary for basic tour package combined with 2 nights in the Arctic Village of Old Crow, Yukon.

Itinerary | 5 DAYS

Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village

We’ll welcome you at the airport and transfer you to your Hotel in downtown Whitehorse. The hotel is located within walking distance of all attractions, restaurants, banks and stores. We will have an informational meeting and registration for optional tours at the hotel. Take your time for fitting the winter clothing (optional), shopping and dinner on your own.

At 10 pm departure for Aurora viewing. A cozy, heated cabin or wall tent with hot drinks and snacks makes your Aurora viewing even more enjoyable.Return to hotel around 2.30 am.

Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village

Transfer from accommodation to Whitehorse airport
Scheduled flight to Old Crow with Air North, Yukon’s airline in ATR 42 – 300 twin prop engine plane, seats up to 42 passengers
transfer from Old Crow airport to B&B, lunch at B&B
Walking tour through the village of Old Crow and along the Porcupine River
Shopping at local store
Dinner cooking at B&B
Northern Lights tour with local guide (approx. 3 hrs)
Overnight in B&B

Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village

After breakfast in B&B, we visit the John Tizya Center with informative displays of the heritage and culture of Old Crow and the Vuntut Gwitchin’ people.
Lunch back in the B&B
In the afternoon, tour with local guide to Old Crow Mountain with incredible views of the Old Crow Flats, a mixture of lakes and rivers.
Quiet time in B&B
Dinner at B&B
Northern Lights tour with local guide (approx. 3 hrs)
Overnight in B&B

Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village

After breakfast, we do a bit more exploring and more sightseeing.
Then transfer to Old Crow Airport.
Flight back via Inuvik to Whitehorse. Amazing wild landscapes below us. Lots of photo opportunities.
From Whitehorse airport, transfer to Hotel in Whitehorse.
Overnight in hotel in Whitehorse.

At 10 pm departure for Aurora viewing. A cozy, heated cabin or wall tent with hot drinks and snacks makes your Aurora viewing even more enjoyable.Return to hotel around 2.30 am.

Aurora Borealis & Arctic Village

Transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Additional Details for the 2 nights in Old Crow:

  • up to 4 person per accommodation (rooms come with 2 single beds)
  • accommodation in Old Crow are basic and meals need to be self-prepared (with your guide)
  • shared bathrooms and shared kitchen in Old Crow

 

TRIP OPTIONS (must be booked in advance!):

Please check with the office for day tour options at time of booking.

 

WINTER CLOTHING PACKAGE for 4 nights: $ 149.00 CAD + 5% GST per person Includes:

  • Winter outerwear pants and inner fleece liner, Winter outerwear jacket with inner fleece liner.
  • Winter boots (Sorel Glacier or similar), Insulated mitts, Insulated headgear / cap.
  • Needs to be booked in advance to ensure availability.
Please send us an inquiry if you want to learn more about this tour. Inquire