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2020 Wild Canada: Belugas & Bears

Winnipeg Round-trip
Operator
Abercrombie Kent
Days
8
From
USD $6,595

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Fri, Aug 07, 2020
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Fri, Aug 14, 2020
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Itinerary

Countries Visited

Canada

Cities Visited

Churchill, Winnipeg


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Tour Itinerary

Set out on a summer wildlife adventure throughCanada’s northern reaches, witnessing beluga whalesas they gather at the mouth of the Churchill River,searching for magnificent polar bears on shore anddiscovering the history of the Hudson Bay fur trappers.

Day 1: Arrive Winnipeg, Canada

Arrive in Winnipeg, where you are transferred to yourhotel. Gather tonight for a welcome dinner.

(Dinner)
Hotel: Fairmont Winnipeg  

Day 2: Winnipeg

Begin your day at the Assiniboine Park Zoo, going behindthe scenes for an up-close perspective of its exhibits. Getan insider’s look at the research facilities as well, learningabout critical efforts underway to help the Canadian polarbear population. Afterward, tour bustling Winnipeg, capitalof the prairie province of Manitoba. Enjoy lunch at leisurebefore journeying to FortWhyte Alive, where you encountermighty bison and learn how they influenced local history.Then, paddle a voyageur canoe used by fur trappers; explorea Plains Cree tipi; and step into a one-room sod house,where you sip wild bush tea and taste bannock cookedover a campfire.

(Breakfast)
Hotel: Fairmont Winnipeg  

Day 3: Churchill

Fly by charter air to Churchill on the shores of HudsonBay. Check in to your rustic lodge, constructed by handwith trees salvaged from a forest fire. After lunch, a localexpert reveals Churchill’s intriguing heritage. See the cargoaircraft wreck of “Miss Piggy,” and visit the “polar bearjail” for a sense of what it’s like to have wild bears at yourdoorstep. Later, head to the nearby boreal forest to meet alocal dog musher and his pack. After learning about thistime-honored form of transportation, take a spin alonga forest trail. This evening, learn to capture professionalquality images on a smartphone camera with tips from anexpert wildlife photographer.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Lazy Bear Lodge  

Day 4: Hudson Bay

This morning, embark on an extended boat trip cruisingHudson Bay. Keep close watch as your captain tries to locateelusive polar bears, beluga whales and other wildlife alongthe coast and in the water. If conditions allow, disembarkto explore the bear’s summer habitat on foot. Return toChurchill for a relaxing evening at leisure.

(Breakfast, Lunch)
Hotel: Lazy Bear Lodge  

Day 5: Churchill

Cross the Churchill River to the Prince of Wales Fort,a former outpost of the Hudson’s Bay Company. Duringthe summer, the waters here are home to thousands ofbeluga whales; thrill to up-close views of these friendlymammals from a sturdy Zodiac. Later, join your lodge’schef to discover abundant local fish during a hands-oncooking class.

(Breakfast, Lunch)
Hotel: Lazy Bear Lodge  

Day 6: Churchill

Today, a massive Arctic Crawler™ super-bus carries youinto the wilderness in comfort and safety. Keep watchfor eagles, bears and other wildlife. Then, view the wreckof the ‘Ithaca,’ which ran aground just offshore during a1961 storm. Experience beluga whales again, this time bykayaking or floating on a personal inflatable raft amongthese gentle giants. Tonight, feast on a hearty meal atyour lodge.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Lazy Bear Lodge  

Day 7: Winnipeg

Visit the Churchill Northern Studies Center, where youlearn about the role it played during the Cold War-eraspace race and hear about crucial scientific research beingconducted today. A charter flight returns you to Winnipeg.This evening, visit Dalnavert House, built by Hugh JohnMacdonald, son of Canada’s first prime minister andthe then-premier of Manitoba. Enjoy a private tour andreception before sitting down to a special farewell dinner.

(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Hotel: Fairmont Winnipeg  

Day 8: Depart Winnipeg

Transfer to the airport and board your homebound flight.

(Breakfast)

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Questions & Answers

Question: How many suitcases can I take with me on my trip?

Each person is allowed one "check-in," and one "carry-on." Remember to take all valuables with you as "carry-on", because electronic equipment, cameras, laptops, jewelry, business documents and money are not covered by the airlines' liability, so always carry them aboard with you.

Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.

Abercrombie Kent Tours Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4
Accommodations
3.9
Itinerary
4.4
Professional Staff
4.3
Repeat with Operator
3.9
Value for Money
3.6

Ratings based off 24 reviews about Abercrombie Kent Tours - currently showing 1 reviews with comments only

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