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Churchill town and Tundra Explorer

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Every fall, savvy wildlife photographers from around the world go in Manitoba’s north to observe one of nature’s greatest moments. Witness the polar bear migration in the small town of Churchill, a once-in-a-lifetime encounter!
Canada
Wildlife
Independent Holiday Packages

Highlights

Explore polar bear habitat on board of the Tundra Buggy 

 

Return flights to Winnipeg Airport

Learn about the local heritage of this remote community

Visit Itsanitaq Museum and PBI House

Start your experience in Winnipeg and take in the splendid architectural wonders that this charming city has to offer. Fly to Churchill, a remote community on the shore of Hudson Bay and be ready to be marvelled by the greatest polar bear migration. Travel in the comfort of the Tundra Buggy Vehichle, a truly unique experience in some of Churchill’s most remote and exclusive areas.

Learn about the local culture of the Manitoba region with a visit to the Itsanitaq Museum, where a collection of preserved Inuit carvings and artifacts are among the finest and oldest in the world. Take a flight back to Winnipeg where your journey comes to an end.

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Included

2 nights in Winnipeg at Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel - 3*
3 nights in Churchill in - 3* hotel
Roundtrip flights between Winnipeg and Churchill
Transfers between Churchill airport and hotel
Meals as per Itinerary
Churchill and area tour, Churchill Itsanitaq Museum
Polar Bears International House visit
2 Tundra Buggy bear watching excursions with a maximum of 22 guests
Dog sled program
Frontiers North Interpretive Guide
Baggage handling
Day 1
Winnipeg

Please make your own transfer arrangements to Winnipeg and check in at Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel. In the evening, you will meet your Frontiers North Adventures Interpretive Guide for a brief orientation.

Overnight stay at Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel.
 

Winnipeg
Museum for Human Rights | Winnipeg
Day 2
Winnipeg→ Churchill

This morning you depart from Winnipeg on an early flight to the remote town of Churchill. After arriving in Churchill and being transferred to your hotel, you will enjoy a Churchill and area tour, a visit to the Parks Canada Visitor Centre and PBI House.

Overnight stay in Churchill in a 3* hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Winnipeg→ Churchill
Churchill Town
Day 3
Churchill

After breakfast, board an official Tundra Buggy® - a specially constructed vehicle that travels across the tundra to explore polar bear habitat. Enjoy a full-day Tundra Buggy® Adventure in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area – home of polar bears, arctic foxes, ptarmigan and other unique arctic wildlife. Wear comfortable, layered clothing. Each Tundra Buggy is heated and equipped with washroom facilities and an external viewing platform. A picnic style lunch and refreshments will be provided. Return back to town around 17:00, followed by an evening cultural presentation by a local resident. 

Overnight stay in Churchill in a 3* hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Churchill
Tundra Buggy
Day 4
Churchill

After breakfast, begin your day with a dog sledding excursion with a local musher for a 1.5 km dog sled ride followed by a visit to the Itsanitaq Museum and PBI House

Overnight stay in Churchill in a 3* hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Churchill
Polar Bears
Day 5
Churchill→ Winnipeg

After breakfast, enjoy the thrill of the Tundra Buggy® during your last day in Churchill. Lunch on board of the Tundra Buggy is included. Then, in the late afternoon you will be transferred to the Churchill airport for your return flight to Winnipeg. Light meal on board the plane is included.

Overnight stay at Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Churchill→ Winnipeg
Polar Bear
Day 6
Winnipeg

Today, check out of your hotel and depart for your next destination.
 

Winnipeg
Winnipeg

Additional information

Official language
French & English
Local currency
Canadian Dollars
Independent Holiday Package

Start your holiday when and with who you want! Our Independent Holiday Packages are NOT group tours with set departure dates. Available daily, they are pre-designed, purpose built, packaged itineraries full of memorable experiences delivered by our hand-picked local partners.

5 nights
from AUD10,115
per person, twin share
Canada
Winnipeg
Winnipeg
Wildlife
Independent Holiday Packages
25 September 2022- 13 November 2022

Hotel options

Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel
Lakeview Signature Airport Hotel

Winnipeg
Relax with contemporary amenities and superior service at Lakeview Signature, Trademark Collection by Wyndham, offering a free 24/7 shuttle to Winnipeg Richardson International Airport (YWG), which is less than a kilometer away. Enjoy the shops and movie theater at CF Polo Park, Winnipeg Jets hockey games at Bell MTS Place, and family fun at Assiniboine Park Zoo.

Important notes

  • Please note that this product is not part of our flexible booking policy as the supplier terms and conditions apply. Our team will advise of the exact booking conditions at the time of booking.
  • Proof of Travel Insurance is mandatory and will be requested at the time of booking.
  • Please note that the tour schedule is subject to change based on weather or other circumstances beyond the supplier’s control.
  • It is important to bring warm layered clothing such as snug but comfortable fitting windproof outerwear with an attached hood or very warm hat, a pair of ski or wind pants, long underwear, as well as a fleece jacket and/or sweater.

Blackout dates may apply during festive season.