Aurora Dining Experience

Three Course Meal at Aurora Village

Dining & Aurora Viewing

Join us at Aurora Village for a special dining experience –  a three-course meal in our beautiful dining hall. Delicious mains will have your tastebuds happy before exploring the Village as the brilliantly beautiful Aurora dances across the northern sky…

Product Description

Experience delicious cuisine at Aurora Village. Our three-course Dinner Package begins with your choice of garden salad or northern lake fish chowder. The Mains are a choice of slow roasted Smoked Buffalo Prime Rib au jus, or local Great Slave White Fish with smoked onion cream sauce, along with roasted vegetables and potatoes. 

Finish it all off with your choice of Apple Tart Tatin (Upside-down Apple Pie) with Vanilla Ice Cream or Raspberry white chocolate Bannock Pudding, with Yukon Jack caramel butter sauce and vanilla ice cream.

Local NWT beer, Maple Whisky, and Icewine are some of the many selections available in the Aurora Village bar or try our signature Aurora Cocktail. Hot chocolate, coffee and other hot beverages are included.

This also gives you more time to see the Aurora as you get out to the Village early – not to be missed.


*(Must have an Aurora Tour Booking)


See our Dining Page for more information 

A La Carte Aurora Dining

Activity Pickup Times

Please be in the lobby of the hotel at least 5 minutes before the scheduled time. Our guides will be waiting in the lobby of the hotel. We do consider on-time departure important. We thank you for your cooperation!

Pickup times

18:30 Chateau Nova
18:25 Explorer Hotel
18:20 Days Inn
18:15 Discovery Inn
18:10 Quality Inn

Tour Duration

One Night 6.5 hours – including 2hr – 3 course dinner.

Aurora Viewing –  Tour 4.5 Hours

* includes 20-30 minutes transportation each way

Additional Information

Must have an Aurora Viewing booking to book the Aurora Dinning Experience. Please contact us with your booking details if you wish to add dinner to your  booking. 


Due to our isolated geographic location, it is important we know in advance of any of your needs so we can best prepare. Vegan, dairy-free, nut-free, gluten-free are all accommodated but please advise us in advance.

What do I need to bring?

Winter clothing is essential – we rent winter clothing per day to Aurora Village guests.

Heated Seats

For people that want that extra comfort you can upgrade to our custom built heated seats. Cosy up inside these specially designed seats with 360° swivel – giving views from all angles to enjoy the show. There is a photographer on hand in our Village Gift Shop where we provide tips and tricks for the perfect Aurora photo. If you bring your own camera we also rent tripods. The Gift Shop is stocked with locally harvested goods, crafts, syrups, teas, art and souvenirs we also have an incredible range of Aurora Photography for you to choose from and take home. And don’t worry, we have very warm, spacious, and well-lit washrooms for maximum comfort!

  • Round-trip transportation from downtown Yellowknife with hotel pickup.
  • Transport along the Aurora ‘Hunting’ Ingraham trail.
  • Aurora Dining Experience with Approx. 4 hrs Aurora Viewing
  • Warm Teepees with Log Fire Wood Stoves
  • Hot Beverages.
  • Photography tips and tricks.
  • Nightly Ice Show*
  • Language Specific Guides (English, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Cantonese)
Cancellation policy
  • A cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled two (2) days or less before tour.
  • A cancellation fee of 10% applies to all cancelled bookings.
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