|HIGHLIGHTS||Churchill Town and Area Tour, Churchill Itsanitaq (Eskimo) Museum, 2 Day Trips on Tundra Buggy, Dog Sledding excursion, Parks Canada Interpretive Centre|
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The best time to visit is from September to November.
|Ticket type||Adult, Child (2-11 Years)|
Arrive at the Winnipeg airport and check-into Four Points by Sheraton hotel which is just across the street from the Winnipeg airport. After having dinner (on own) in the hotel restaurant, meet your guide and group for a brief orientation. Overnight at Winnipeg hotel.
Winnipeg to Churchill (B, L, D)
After a very early breakfast, board the bus for a short ride to the private hangar from where the plane will depart for the 2-hour flight to Churchill. Upon arrival, head straight out on a Churchill Town and Area Tour and visit areas surrounding the town of Churchill, including historical Cape Merry, Port of Churchill, the site of a crashed airplane affectionately known as Miss Piggy and Manitoba Conservation’s Polar Bear Holding Facility (weather permitting). Lunch would be a home cooked meal at one of Churchill’s family run restaurant. Later visit the Eskimo (Itsanitaq) Museum which houses one of Canada’s finest collections of Inuit carvings, kayaks and artefacts dating from pre- Dorset, Dorset, Thule, and modern Inuit times. Then head out to the hotel for the dinner. Final activity of the day is an evening cultural presentation by a local. Overnight at Churchill hotel.
Churchill (B, L, D)
After breakfast the group will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the Tundra Buggy Dock for boarding the Tundra Buggy. Hit the trails and travel into the Churchill Wildlife Management Area in search of polar bears and other artic wildlife and the interpretive guide will point out the interesting facts about the area’s geology and history. Enjoy a picnic style lunch right on the Tundra Buggy. Return to the town for a warm dinner and relaxing evening. Overnight at Churchill hotel.
Churchill (B, L, D)
Today is the second and final Tundra Buggy adventure. Again, the group will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the dock for boarding the Tundra Buggy. Another great day on the Tundra, full of extraordinary wildlife and many chances to get great photos. Enjoy a picnic style lunch right on the Tundra Buggy. In the evening, enjoy another delicious meal in Churchill.
Churchill to Winnipeg (B, L, D)
After breakfast, first excursion of the day is a Dog Sledding program led by a local dog musher. He explains the basics and the importance of Dog Sledding to the northern communities before taking a mile long ride through the boreal forest. Then proceed back to the town for lunch. Head over to the Parks Canada Interpretive Centre, which has in depth displays revealing the remarkable history of Churchill through wildlife dioramas and exhibits that portray the history of fur trade in the area. Transfer back to the Churchill airport for the return flight to Winnipeg. Upon arrival, check back into Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Winnipeg.
It’s the final morning in Winnipeg. Check out of the hotel and depart for Winnipeg airport.
- 02 Night accommodation in Four Points By Sheraton, Winnipeg
- 03 Night accommodation in Churchill hotel
- 04 Breakfast, 04 Lunch & 04 Dinner (Standard American Cuisines)
- Return airfare from Winnipeg to Churchill
- Churchill Town and Area Tour
- Churchill Itsanitaq (Eskimo) Museum
- 2 Full-day trips on Tundra Buggy
- Dog Sledding excursion
- Entrance to the Parks Canada Interpretive Centre
- Accompanied by a Frontiers North Interpretive Guide
- All transfers (except arrival and departure airport transfers)
Departures Dates (2018) :
|October||11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26|
|November||01, 04, 07, 10, 14|
Base Price (2018) :
|Single||Twin||Triple||Child (Under 12 years)|
Base Price is Per Person in Canadian Dollars
Applicable Taxes: 5% GST + 4% PST. Taxes are subject to change.
Recommend Gratuities CAD 10 per person per day for the Tundra Buggy Drivers and CAD 15 per person per day for the Frontiers North Interpretive Guides.
Deposit: CAD 750 per person due at time of booking
Reservations must be accompanied by the guests’ full name.
Full Payment: Due 90 days prior to departure.
|Days Prior To Departure||Deposit & Cancellation Penalty Per Person (Cad)|
|Booking – 90 days||CAD 300 per person, non-refundable|
|90 – 61 days||50% of total invoice, non-refundable|
|60 – 0 days||100% of total invoice, non-refundable|
- Attractions & Tours are subject to weather conditions.
- Rates are subject to availability at the time of booking.