Yellowknife Tours

Your ultimate northern adventure

Each of our guides has extensive experience in the tourism industry. All of them know the North and understand both Northern and Asian culture. This understanding will make sure you get the maximum amount of learning and enjoyment out of your trip to the wild Canadian North.

Angela Law – In 2010, Angela co-launched a business offering tours of Yellowknife and the North to Chinese visitors. Already, the business has grown significantly and she has had many satisfied customers. Having served as a tour director in Hong Kong and Vancouver for over 40 years, Angela has vast experience in providing tours to Chinese and North American consumers. While in Hong Kong, she won the Best Tour Coordinator Award. While in Hong Kong, she helped numerous North Americans tour Asia.

After she immigrated to Canada in 1997, she directed tours for Chinese from Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Mainland China. In 2002, Angela moved to Yellowknife, Northwest Territories with her family. She has truly enjoyed the North’s unique culture and friendly people.

Chun Kwok Law – While in Hong Kong, Chun Kwok spent many years as a freelance tour director for North Americans travelling throughout Asia. He also served as the Camp Director for the Recreation Camp in Hong Kong.

Since immigrating to Canada in 1997, he has been a tour director for Chinese from Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Mainland China. In 2002, he moved to Yellowknife with his family. Recognizing the business opportunities in Yellowknife, he started a gift shop in the Diamond Capital. Along with his family, in 2010 he launched a Yellowknife tourism business to bring Chinese visitors to the North.

Verda Law – Verda is the owner of Yellowknife Tours. She is a tour planner and receptive agent for the tourism products in NWT. She moved to Yellowknife in '08 to join her family. In 2006, Verda graduated from University of Alberta with a degree in Sociology. She has also worked in public relations co-ordinating events for corporations in Hong Kong and Canada. She enjoys and appreciates the friendliness of the people of the North and also works in customer service for an aviation company in Yellowknife. As a consummate professional, Verda is always cheerful and has developed a reputation for being caring and knowledgeable.

To keep in touch with her Chinese roots, Verda served as the Executive Organizer of the China Earthquake Fundraising Group in Yellowknife. In this position she contacted local businesses for sponsorship and arranged for all local media to broadcast the China Earthquake relief effort. She has also been involved in other humanitarian efforts including a water project in 2010. She chaperoned 14 youth to Tanzania in East Africa, where they constructed a windmill, providing clean water to a local village.

In 2012 ~ 2014, Verda was nominated by the NWT tourism to go along with the Premier to Asia for the China Trade Mission. Her dream is to share the spectacular natural Aurora Borealis and the unique wilderness experience to the people around the world.

The following are actual thank you notes from guests of Yellowknife Tours:

“婷婷:謝謝你們一家親切、熱情、盡責的服務,令我們有賓至如歸的感覺,這幾天辛苦晒了!我們對你一家的服務態度非常滿意,希望在不久會再次到黄刀市找你們幫忙。希望你們的生意蒸蒸日上,成為全世界最出名觀賞北極光的旅行社。”

Lucia Wang & NG from Hong Kong

“Verda, Angela & Law, Really have to say many thanks to you guys, all the arrangements and warmest hospitality, which made every one of us feel like home. Every day’s programme was full of excitement. Law is really a professional tourist guide, that’s why we called him a life directory of Yellowknife. Verda, you made me so warm when I first touched ground of Yellowknife. Once again thanks for the Law family, hope to see you soon in Vancouver or again in Yellowknife.”

Wu from Vancouver

“Verda, very glad to know you and your family and thanks for your help in Yellowknife, NWT. We have a pleasant tour in NWT by your help. Actually, we learned a lot from you. If you plan to be in Vancouver someday, please let me know and I really like to be your friend in the future. “

Libert from Vancouver

“Once in a life time……lucky and amazed Twice….fulfilled and praised Third time ?! Crazy but blessed. Stole some time and went there last weekend for two nights. Another taste, another mood, dark blue starry night. The daytime dogsled race was a bonus!”

Stephen from Vancouver

“Thank you very much for your kindness while we were in Yellowknife. We really had a good time there. We never forget the beautiful Northern lights, dog sledding, kind people etc. We have a lot of wonderful memories and hope to see you again”

Yoriko from Japan

“We are home finally! Thank you and CK very much for arranging the activities for us. We truly have a memorable holiday!! Aurora is just magical!!”

Christina from Hong Kong

“我是这次12月7日至10日旅行团的周先生,我对于你们的旅行团服务觉得非常满意和感谢,这次的旅游达到了我的预期和期待。你们的团队非常默契,且每位工作人员都负责和认真。我会推荐你们的服务给家人以及朋友,希望还有机会再来观光。”

“看到如此有水準的北極光下影到的大自然和人之間的和諧,告誡我們要更加愛護保護大自然。大自然偉大,而你能無私地將自己的熱情和攝影技術與過客分享,這樣的精神也是傑出偉大的!通過你的指導,在場的拍友個個學會了極光下影人的技巧,你亦師亦友、人人沒齿難忘!今我收到這些極光照片不僅快樂幸福,其留念價值則無可估量。再次向你說聲,謝謝……”

彼得仔

“婷婷,你好!你辛苦了!你為我們所做的努力令我們感動感激,与你和你父母短短幾日相處將使我們畢生難忘!好人有好報,你個人和你家人一定會有幸福的未來。向你父母問候!祝你們闔家健康快樂,事業興旺發達,更上一層樓!!拜拜……”

彼得仔

“Angela, CK & Verda, Thank you for your professional tour guide and care, especially CK who stayed with us whole night, Tim felt deeply grateful and very satisfied with what he saw on his last date. Highly recommend your tour to other people interested in aurora. We did take a lot of beautiful aurora at lake side.”

Ivy & Tim from Australia

“Verda, Angela & CK, We were back safely and happily. All of us were talking that you guys had giving us the warmest hospitality and your professionalism in tour. Really thanks, and hoping that your tour company will have a prosperous future in the coming year.”

Stephen & Agnes

“Last year’s Aurora trip was so good, we decided to have a taste again this year. On March 13 Sunday night, we were so lucky to have the best show so far in the past couple years.”

Stephen & Agnes from Vancouver

“Steven and I had a great time staying in Yellowknife. We’d like to recommend you to our friends. Many claim that they want to visit Yellowknife, and we’ve told them about your tour and your warm hearted services. Thanks. ”

Cathleen Ou from Regina

“Thanks for your photos and all staffs excellent services. I have already left comments on webpage. Definitely five star service and strongly recommend. I wish that see you again at Yellowknife or Vancouver. Have a nice holiday.”