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  1. Aurora Village

    # 1 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 885 times in trip plans
    Aurora Village

    Tags: Village, Tourist Center

    Address: 5114 52 Street Yellowknife, NT X1A 1T7

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The northern lights are one of the most fascinating phenomena on earth. Colorful strands of radiant light dance on the hemisphere to bring out the magnanimous and kaleidoscopic show that nature puts u...Read more

  2. Northern Frontier Visitors Center

    # 2 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 834 times in trip plans
    Northern Frontier Visitors Center

    Tags: Tourist Center

    Address: 4807 49 Street #4, Yellowknife, NT X1A 3T5, Canada

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Make this your first stop on your visit to Yellowknife. Warm handshakes and smiling faces welcome you to the city and its tourist center. Almost everything you need to know about Yellowknife is presen...Read more

  3. Prince Of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

    # 3 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 588 times in trip plans
    Prince Of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Entertainment, Lake

    Address: 4750 48 St, Yellowknife, NT X1A 3T5, Canada

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With Frame Lake peeping from behind, this well laid out archive and museum makes for an educative and entertaining visit. Beautifully curated displays showcase natural history, European exploration, n...Read more

  4. Old Town

    # 4 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 683 times in trip plans
    Old Town

    Tags: Walking Area, Monument, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Old Town area in Yellowknife makes for a wonderful walking area. Surrounded by cafes and restaurants, this neighbourhood is lively and full of cheer. With spectacular views of the lake, the Old To...Read more

  5. Cameron River Falls

    # 5 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 410 times in trip plans
    Cameron River Falls

    Tags: Outdoors, Trail, Park, Waterfall

    Address: Cameron River Crossing Territorial Park 4 | adjacent to Ingraham Trail, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Nestled in the Hidden Lakes Territorial Park, the Cameron River Falls trail is a year round hiking trail that leads up to a charming bridge and gorgeous waterfalls. The 1.2 kilometers hiking trail is ...Read more

  6. The Legislative Assembly Building

    # 6 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 714 times in trip plans
    The Legislative Assembly Building

    Tags: Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: 4517 48 Street Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9 Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Legislative Assembly is the seat of elected government in the Northwest Territories. The building is built beautifully and has become the symbol of solidarity and uniqueness in Yellowknife. Border...Read more

  7. Frame Lake Trail

    # 7 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 707 times in trip plans
    Frame Lake Trail

    Tags: Trail, Park, Monument, Cemetery

    Address: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Frame Lake Trail is a five kilometer trail of well maintained paved and graveled walkways and bike routes that circles the scenic lake, connecting downtown Yellowknife with the residential and com...Read more

  8. Down To Earth Gallery

    # 8 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 678 times in trip plans
    Down To Earth Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery

    Address: 5007 Bryson Drive, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    An art gallery that supports local artistes and showcases the talents of Yellowknifers, the Down to Earth Gallery is a great place to but souvenirs and check out some incredibly beautiful pieces of ar...Read more

  9. Northern Arts And Cultural Centre

    # 9 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 478 times in trip plans
    Northern Arts And Cultural Centre

    Tags: Art And Culture, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: 5399 49th St, Yellowknife, NT X1A, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This 300 seat performing center is the only one of its kind in Northwestern territory.  It was made in 1984 with a mandate to boost and encourage performing arts in the region. There are a number...Read more

  10. The Wildcat Cafe

    # 10 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 272 times in trip plans
    The Wildcat Cafe

    Tags: Cafe, Restaurant, Tourist Center, Heritage Building

    Address: 3904 Wiley Rd, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L5, Canada

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm Details

    The Wildcat Cafe is a vintage log cabin in that represents the mining camp style of early Yellowknife. The building houses a summer restaurant that is extremely popular with locals and tourists alike....Read more

  11. Prelude Lake Territorial Park

    # 11 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 288 times in trip plans
    Prelude Lake Territorial Park

    Tags: Beach, Trail, Park, Lake

    Address: Fort Smith, Unorganized, NT, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The biggest developed park on the Ingraham Trail, Prelude Territorial Park offers a variety of recreational facilities. There is a sandy beach for swimming, a dock and boat launch and boat rentals. Th...Read more

  12. Cameron River Ramparts

    # 12 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 219 times in trip plans
    Cameron River Ramparts

    Tags: Outdoors, Waterfall, River

    Address: Cameron River Crossing Territorial Park | Am Ingraham Trail, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Ideal for hiking, Yellowknife has something to offer for every level of difficulty. The Cameron River Ramparts is an easy hike to a tiny but beautiful white, gushing waterfall. The spot is a great pla...Read more

  13. Great Slave Lake

    # 13 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 181 times in trip plans
    Great Slave Lake

    Tags: Tourist Center, Leisure, Lake

    Address: Northwest Territories X0E, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    At 2000 odd feet 480 kilometers wide, the Great Slave Lake is a grand lake that is also the biggest in the Northwestern territories. The Deh Cho Bridge on the lake is the longest jointless bridge in t...Read more

  14. Ingraham Trail

    # 14 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 423 times in trip plans
    Ingraham Trail

    Tags: Trail, Scenic Drive, Lake

    Address: Yellowknife, NT X0E

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Perhaps the most scenic drive in the world, highway no 4 or Ingraham Trail as it is known in Yellowknife is a 70 kilometer long trail that was built as a part of the ‘road to resources’ ro...Read more

  15. Giant Mine

    # 15 of 19 Things To Do in Yellowknife | Added 254 times in trip plans
    Giant Mine

    Tags: Trail, Mine, Tourist Center

    Address: Yellowknife, NT Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Giant Mine is a gold mine in Yellowknife. Mining in and around this city and especially on the Ingraham Trail has led to the production of about seven million ounces of gold, resulting in one of t...Read more

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