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Yellowknife Vacation Package Deals

Sit back, relax and let the expert team at Orbitz help you dream up an incredible Yellowknife trip. If you're eager to combine your flight and hotel options to stretch your dollar, you're in luck!

Are you interested in saving up to $369^? All you need to do is combine your bookings by choosing your desired airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences.

And that's not all — you've got lots of flexibility. Mix and match from 500 airline partners and no less than 500,000 hotels across the world.

Yellowknife Travel Guide

Where is Yellowknife?

A successful, stress-free getaway starts with a bit of research. Keep reading to find out just where Yellowknife is.

This popular city is the provincial capital. It is located 1,900 miles to the west of Ottawa, the country's capital.

Ready to meet some of the locals? 16,000 people call this part of Northwest Territories home.

Places to Visit in Yellowknife

There are numerous stories and events that helped mold this region into what it is today. Take a look at the comprehensive displays at Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre. Like some more options? Make sure you stop at Northern Frontier Visitors Center to pick up some maps and pamphlets before you start exploring. But wait, there's more! Northern Arts and Cultural Centre features a variety of local art displays, live music performances and courses. Call in and see what's happening.

Car Rentals in Yellowknife

Explore the region when and how you want by checking out car rentals in Yellowknife with Orbitz. Start up that engine and fasten your seatbelt — it's time to roll!

After you've grabbed your suitcase at Yellowknife Airport, you can be cruising off into the sunset before long. Rent a vehicle from Budget, which is 2 miles from the terminal at 20 Airport Road.

Where to stay in Yellowknife – Hotel Accommodation

With no more than 11 hotels in Yellowknife, you'll have to get in soon! Orbitz has everything you'll need to secure a comfortable room.

Can't decide where to lay your head? We're here to make it a little easier! Our top picks are The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife and Coast Fraser Tower Hotel.

Nearest Airports to Yellowknife

Crowded security lines, overpriced food and drink, late flights — it'll all be forgotten once you finally touch down in your destination. Yellowknife Airport (YZF) is Yellowknife's most convenient airport. It's located 2 miles from the town center.

Popular Places to Visit Near Yellowknife

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No Cancellation Fees

Plans sometimes change in a flash, which is why we won't request a fee if you have to cancel or adjust your booking.^ However, it might be sensible to check if your selected hotel and airline share a similar policy.

Top Rated Hotels for your Yellowknife Vacation

The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
3.5 out of 5.0 4825 49 Avenue, Yellowknife, NT
Free Cancellation
$109
5.0/5 (1 reviews)

Very good location, close to everything. Microwave and refrigerator in the room provide some cooking capability.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2017
Guests of The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife enjoy a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center. You can take advantage of free parking, ...
Stanton Suites Hotel Yellowknife
Stanton Suites Hotel Yellowknife
3.0 out of 5.0 476 Range Lake Rd, Yellowknife, NT
$141
4.5/5 (4 reviews)

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Reviewed on Dec 18, 2018
Guests of Stanton Suites Hotel Yellowknife enjoy a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Free parking is available if you drive. ...
Super 8 by Wyndham Yellowknife
Super 8 by Wyndham Yellowknife
2.0 out of 5.0 308 Old Airport Road, Yellowknife, NT
Free Cancellation
$103
4.0/5 (4 reviews)

This hotel is well located near Tim's, Walmart ,Coop, staples, subway and a very nice bar. Great to have breakfast included in the price

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2015
Guests of Super 8 by Wyndham Yellowknife enjoy features like a 24-hour fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and laundry facilities. Free parking is available ...

Things To Do during your Yellowknife Vacation

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.