Welcome to Northern Tales Travel Services, the one-stop shopping spot for all your winter adventures in the Yukon! Enjoy our Basic Aurora Viewing Package, which is recognized as one of the Canadian Tourism Commission’s Signature Experiences and has also receives consistently high reviews from past travelers on Trip Advisor. It offers great flexibility and you can built your individual program by adding optional winter activities such as dog sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice fishing and visiting the Yukon Wildlife Preserve & Takhini Hot Springs.
We offer additional aurora viewing packages including high-end lodge accommodation or in rustic cabin on the shores of Lake Laberge. Our programs featuring famous events like the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race, the Frostbite Music Festival and the Sourdough Rendezvous are also very popular.
Our number one priority is providing you with the best customer service and long lasting memories of your Yukon
Ice-Fishing & Snow Shoe Tour
Dec 01, 2014 - Mar 31, 2015$165
After a short drive to a frozen lake, we'll show you how to walk on snowshoes. With our fishing equipment, we'll walk onto the ice of the lake where we'll fish through a hole in the ice. With some luck we catch a Lake Trout or Grayling and pull it up through the hole. Includes transfers, snowshoes, angling equipment, instruction on how to use snowshoes and on how to fish, blankets, snack and hot drinks.
Wildlife Preserve & Hot Springs Tour
Aug 21, 2014 - Apr 15, 2015$95
From Whitehorse drive approx. 30 km to the Wildlife Preserve. 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 in package price).
1 Night Aurora Viewing Tour
Aug 21, 2014 - Apr 15, 2015$125
To the north an eerie, sulfurous-green sheen begins to ripple into the night sky. It arcs itself into an ebb and flow, slowly growing, then suddenly bursts across the full expanse of the night sky waving and dancing as if it were happy. It’s the spectacular and mystical Northern Lights and viewings such as the one above are common in the Yukon. Northern Lights viewing activities take place outside the city. A heated, cozy cabin or wall tent is available for your comfort. Hot drinks and snacks!
Basic Aurora Borealis Tour
Aug 21, 2014 - Apr 15, 2015Starting AtDetails$495
We want to invite you to experience the natural wonder of the Aurora Borealis with us - those mystic dancing northern lights over the nightly skies that have fascinated and influenced cultures around the world for centuries. We have various tours, ranging in length from 2 to 4 nights; however, you can certainly customize your trip with optional tours like sled dog rides and the Wildlife Preserve to match your interests.