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Old Town, Yellowknife

(4.2/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Go back in time at Old Town, featuring 1930s buildings that include private homes and miners' shacks. See the monument dedicated to the bush pilots of the area, and don't miss the gift shop where you can find some traditional souvenirs like pottery, carved items, and other examples of local artistry. After your tour, take a break at one of the cafes or restaurants, ideal for trying local beers and sampling some regional cuisine. Put Old Town into our Yellowknife vacation builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Yellowknife.
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  • A must do area to walk around and experience the way most people in Yellowknife live and the conditions they must endure in their harsh winter. Easy walking distance from town or just catch a local bu...  more »
  • 從new town 走到old town大約20-30min左右,如果不趕時間,不妨散步順道欣賞沿路風景,我們是先走到大奴湖(Great Slave Lake)看冬季才有的活動,在Ice castle拍拍照片後再走到old town大約只需要10min,可以發現old town的風格與new town完全不同,房屋的色彩很鮮豔,路上還有一些特色小店藝術作品可以逛逛,意外的驚喜是隱藏在雪地裡的Pta...  more »
  • Where can I see the Aurora winter fantasy if frozen river at night you can see a fantastic dance of the northern lights above the River, with a camera and a tripod if you go prepared, you can take to winter Aurora day quite cold, so be sure to visit caenggidorog the extra batteries let you mind
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