Winter Arctic Discovery
Live and feel the snowy landscapes of Nunavut with exciting snowmobiling and dogsledding excursions.
Join a fascinating historical and cultural tour of Iqaluit, the capital city of Nunavut.
Explore the Canadian territory of Nunavut on this 4-day cultural experience in its capital city - the Iqaluit. Learn more about Inuit culture with a fascinating cultural and historical tour, then become an Arctic musher practicing dogsledding techniques during your canine-powered adventure. Ride your snowmobile across the icy wonderland, tackling migration paths while keeping your eyes peeled for amazing rock ptarmigans and Arctic foxes along the way. Follow the rhythm of this culturally rich land as you slide across the tundra, with fiery appreciation and admiration for the people who call it home.
Tour departs daily during summer and winter season.
Upon arrival in Iqaluit, transfer from the airport to your hotel. This afternoon, you will meet a local guide to discover the culture and history of Iqaluit.
Today, you’re an Arctic musher. You’ll learn established dogsledding techniques from your guide before heading out on a fast-paced canine-powered adventure. Interact with friendly, socialized dogs while your guide hooks up a harnessing assembly. During December through February, you’ll dog sled across tundra in scenic Sylvia Grinnell Territorial Park; during March to June you'll cross sled runs onto the frozen Arctic sea. Unharness, feed and assist in the care of your dependable dog team upon your return, bonding with these animals in gratitude for their hard work.
You’re set to explore it via snowmobile, a machine both efficient and exciting that typifies the modern Arctic lifestyle. Enjoy detailed training from an experienced guide, then pilot your own snowmobile through an icy wonderland. Travel on migration paths used by caribou for tens of thousands of years, keeping watch for rock ptarmigan and Arctic foxes along the way. Follow the rhythm of the land as you explore, speed onto sea ice or ride for hours into the tundra, inspired by the territory and the people who call it home.
Enjoy the morning at leisure then transfer to the airport for your afternoon flight to Montréal or Ottawa. End of tour.
per person, twin share
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