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You will enjoy a boat tour on the Mackenzie River, a flight-seeing trip by floatplane into Nahanni National Park, which includes some time on the Nahanni River near Virginia Falls, plus an epic road trip from Yellowknife to Fort Simpson. The Nahanni is a premiere Canadian adventure destination and should be on your bucket list. If you choose the longer tour, you will also spend time in the arctic, plus an interpretive boat tour on the Arctic Ocean. Accommodations are at hotels or B&Bs in the local communities. Complete itineraries for these tours are available upon request.
Your lead guide on this Northern Canadian journey is famous for his knowledge of the area, and he speaks all Indigenous languages of this region of Canada. Joe, ‘The Aurora Hunter’, was born and raised in the NWT and had a strong track record of leading visitors and tour groups into the wilderness of Canada’s north. Joe’s Dene background and his connection to the local communities and the land on this spectacular northern trip cannot be overstated. He continues the tradition of storytelling, keeping the spoken history and many Indigenous languages of his people alive. Joe’s family has lived here for generations, and his ancestors have lived here for thousands of years.
The Dene people of Canada are waiting here to welcome you into their homes and homeland.
This is an authentic experience, and their Indigenous culture is shared by the elders and youth, with the utmost respect for the timeless tradition and history. You are in good hands.
BOOKING & CANCELLATION POLICY:
All bookings require a deposit of 15% per person in order to confirm your dates. The balance is due at least 60 days before your trip departure date, when the deposit becomes non-refundable. Between 59 and 31 days prior to departure, there is a 75% refund of all funds. 30 days or less prior to the Package departure date, there is a 50% refund of all funds.