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Old Town

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
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Good Places to eat and Nice Scenery

It is within walking distance from downtown But it is spread out so I would recommend renting a car... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Barrhead, Canada
Go at day and at night

Lots to see through the Old Town, all the way to the Rock with good restaurants. Particularly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toronto, Canada
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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is within walking distance from downtown But it is spread out so I would recommend renting a car to see it properly. There are great views from Pilots Monument, Good fun eclectic restaurants and shops that are full of culture, it may not be...More

Thank Z441VQnicolem
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see through the Old Town, all the way to the Rock with good restaurants. Particularly Bullock's Bistro is worth the wait for 1 hour and you get a bonus to see the extraordinary sunset. Go up bush pilot monument on the Rock at...More

Thank TCspeech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old Town was awesome, I enjoyed it so much that I came back and explored it further a few times. From excellent and fun restaurants, a micro brewery, local arts and crafts stores, parks, memorials, to eclectic buildings and people this place has it...More

Thank BRDman7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good area to explore and with lots of old charm since the 1930s. A real mixture of emotions, old and new, full of interesting views for the cameraman.

Thank MARTIN12014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Town is a must go area, from the bush pilot monument for a great view, to the best restaurants, neat stores and interesting residential properties. We'll worth the walk from downtown

Thank kmom9663
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yellowknife is young and still packed with great history. I loved walking and looking at each structure and noticing how each owner had personalized it and modified it to their needs. There are downloadable guides on the Yellowknife website including stories, pictures and maps. Do...More

Thank theoldgunner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is within walking distance from downtown and there are eateries and shops that display the local characteristics, it may not be spectacular but definitely worth visiting for at least half a day!

Thank Reviewer W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Easy walking. Yellowknife app provides detailed walking tours. Nice restaurants,and lake viewing of houseboats and float planes.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Spread out and interesting - there are. Some great shops and restaurants, and good views of Great Slave Lake. But it is spread out so rent a car to see it properly.

Thank Latkes66
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you like unique shops and one of a kind little houses then visit old town Yellowknife. Can spend a day or half a day walking around with fun things to see and several restaurants to eat. Call city cab and they will send a...More

Thank Luv2travel4ever333
Nearby Restaurants
Bullocks' Bistro
877 reviews
.13 km away
The Woodyard Brewhouse & Eatery
172 reviews
.52 km away
Dancing Moose Cafe
253 reviews
.16 km away
Traders Grill
245 reviews
1.55 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bush Pilot's Monument
159 reviews
.01 km away
Down to Earth Gallery
56 reviews
.47 km away
Aurora Emporium Art Gallery
22 reviews
1.55 km away
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