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Flights to Aklavik

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Positioned in the Northwest Territories of Canada, Aklavik is a unique and charming community. Fun fact: Aklavik's name comes from the Inuvialuktun language and translates to "barren ground grizzly place." The area has a rich history with multiple Indigenous groups including the Inuvialuit, Gwich'in, and Métis people. While Aklavik was once a regional administrative centre, today it's a smaller community known for its connection to the cultural heritage of the Northwest Territories.

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Airports near Aklavik

There are multiple ways to reach Aklavik - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Aklavik.

Inuvik Mike Zubko Airport

Located approximately 100 kilometres southeast of Aklavik, this airport is the closest commercial passenger airport to Aklavik. It offers flights to various destinations within Canada.


Yellowknife Airport

Situated around 500 kilometres southeast of Aklavik, Yellowknife Airport is another option for travellers. It is a larger airport with more flight options and connections to other destinations in Canada and internationally.


Edmonton International Airport

Although it is quite a distance from Aklavik (approximately 1,200 kilometres southeast), Edmonton International Airport is a major hub in western Canada. travellers may need to take a connecting flight from here to reach a more local airport closer to Aklavik.


Whitehorse International Airport

Located in the neighboring territory of Yukon, Whitehorse International Airport is approximately 1,000 kilometres southwest of Aklavik. It offers flights to various destinations within Canada and can serve as a connecting point for travellers heading to Aklavik.

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If you'd like to easily manage your travel expenses and don't want to pay the full cost of your flights to Aklavik upfront, why not consider using Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) payment methods at Alternative Airlines?

With BNPL plans, you can divide the cost of your tickets to Aklavik into smaller, more manageable chunks that can be paid back over time. There's usually no interest involved, however, it's wise to check with the lending provider beforehand.

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Things to do in Aklavik

With a wealth of sights to see in Aklavik, here are our top 3:

Experience the Unspoiled Wilderness

Discover Aklavik, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Canada's Northwest Territories. Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of the Arctic tundra, where the Northern Lights dance across the sky and wildlife roams free.

Step Back in Time

Visit Aklavik's historical sites and learn about the rich cultural heritage of the Inuvialuit and Gwich’in people. Explore the old Hudson's Bay Company trading post, or take a guided tour of the local cemetery, the final resting place of many famous Arctic explorers.

Adventure Awaits

Whether you're an avid fisherman, a nature enthusiast, or a thrill-seeker, Aklavik offers a plethora of outdoor activities. Enjoy world-class fishing and hunting, embark on a dog sledding adventure, or navigate the winding channels of the Mackenzie Delta by boat.

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