Insider Picks

Welcome to Insider Picks – the best place to come for the coolest, up-to-date event packages in Edmonton, the local region and all the non-stop destinations we fly to. Our team of self-proclaimed travel experts have searched high and low for the best, most exciting deals on vacation and staycation packages.

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Northern Lights

Northern Lights Spa Getaway

Experience bathing in geothermal hot springs and searching for the vivid & luminous northern lights, a unique combination best experienced in our home of Iceland. This vacation getaway includes a three-nights stay at the Hotel Cabin in Reykjavik, plus an evening visit to the geothermal pools, steam rooms and saunas of the Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Baths. If viewing conditions are favorable, you'll top off your relaxing spa visit with a guided hunt for the northern lights. The evening also includes a buffet dinner at Fontana's cafe, featuring delicious Icelandic countryside cuisine made from local organic produce.

Northern Lights Adventure Package

See the majestic aurora borealis from one of the best vantage points in the world – Yellowknife, NWT. With airfare, accommodations, equipment and guided tours, the Northern Lights Adventure Package provides everything you need for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.


Lose yourself in one of the Renaissance’s 200+ luxurious rooms almost as soon as you land. Edmonton’s highest-rated hotel is conveniently attached to its highest-rated airport. A perfect pairing for a perfect stay.