5 Nights / 6 Days
Duration
Sep – Nov
Dates
 
Independent Vacation

 
 
 
 
DEPARTURE Winnipeg
HIGHLIGHTS Churchill Town and Area Tour, Churchill Itsanitaq (Eskimo) Museum, 2 Day Trips on Tundra Buggy, Dog Sledding excursion, Parks Canada Interpretive Centre
INCLUDED
Accommodation Breakfast Lunch
Dinner Arrival transfers Inter-city transfers
Departure transfers Sightseeing tours Tour Driver/Guides
Entrance fees  All taxes
NOT INCLUDED
Optional services

 

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best time to visit is from September to November.

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Additional information

Ticket typeAdult, Child (2-11 Years)
Day
1

Arrive Winnipeg

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.

Day
2

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.

Day
3

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.

Day
4

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.

Day
5

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.

Day
6

Depart Winnipeg

It’s the final morning in Winnipeg. Check out of the hotel and depart for Winnipeg airport.

Inclusions

  • 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) :

Month Dates
September 25
October 11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26
November 01, 04, 07, 10, 14

Base Price (2018) : 

Single Twin Triple Child (Under 12 years)
7,624 6,499 6,439 6,349

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.

PAYMENT POLICY:

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.

CANCELLATION POLICY:

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

Note:

  • Attractions & Tours are subject to weather conditions.
  • Rates are subject to availability at the time of booking.