This short two-hour tour starting at 2:00pm each afternoon serves as an introduction to Yellowknife for first time visitors. It features stops at the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories, the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, and a drive through downtown and Old Town Yellowknife. History of Yellowknife and northern culture are showcased in this tour.
In winter, we will drive onto the Great Slave Lake on its famous Ice Road, and get off the bus to see the ‘ice’ when its safe to do so. (It is safe to drive on the ice by early December.) In summer, we climb the Pilot’s Monument in old own. You will enjoy a fantastic panoramic view of Great Slave Lake, the city, and far beyond.
Guides in English, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, and Cantonese are available.
Approximately 2 hours
Hotel Pick-up Schedule
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14:00 Chateau Nova
13:55 Explorer Hotel
13:50 Days Inn
13:45 Discovery Inn
13:40 Quality Inn
13:35 Coast Fraser Tower