Guests will arrive into Winnipeg by their own arrangement and check into the Four Points Sheraton at the Winnipeg Airport. In the evening our Frontiers North Guide will host a meet and greet for tour guests to further discuss the trip itinerary.
Following breakfast, we depart Winnipeg for Riding Mountain National Park. Guests will enjoy an escorted tour of the Parks Canada Centre in the afternoon before departing on an evening safari in the park - our first chance to search for moose, black bear and bison. Guests will enjoy an overnight stay at Honeycomb Bed & Breakfast. Itinerary Note: Time will be spent exploring Riding Mountain National Park and its surrounding areas. Wildlife activities each day will begin at first light. These activities will provide the opportunity to spot bison, black bear, moose, elk, deer and other wildlife.
Guests will enjoy a morning safari in search of some of Manitoba’s largest land animals. In the afternoon, gusts will have time to relax at the resort or explore the surrounding area. In the evening we will depart on a dinner cruise aboard The Martese, a 95-passengner boat that tours beautiful Clear Lake. Guests will spend their final night at Honeycomb Bed & Breakfast.
After breakfast we depart on the journey back to Winnipeg. Following lunch, we’ll depart Winnipeg by air arriving in Churchill in the early evening. Dinner in Churchill will be followed by an evening Parks Canada presentation.
Guests will enjoy breakfast at a family-run Churchill restaurant followed by a Roads & Trails program for the morning. In the afternoon, our first encounter with the beautiful beluga whales will take place on a three-hour boat tour on the Churchill River. We’ll meander up and down the river beside the whale pods offering excellent photography opportunities. The boat tour includes a stop for a walking tour at the historically and architecturally significant Fort Prince of Wales.
Guests will start their day with a zodiac boat ride on the Churchill River. This gives guests a chance to get even closer to the beluga whales for incredible photographs and a unique view of the extraordinarily curious and friendly mammals. In the afternoon, we’ll join a local dog musher for an exciting dog-carting excursion. Guests will have a chance to meet the dog sled team and learn about this important local tradition.
Our last day is spent on a full day Tundra Buggy Adventure. Guests will experience the vast and colorful beauty of the Churchill Wildlife Management Area. There will be plenty of photography opportunities as we travel through the tundra in search of the majestic polar bear. We’ll depart Churchill in the evening and check into the Four Points Sheraton in Winnipeg upon arrival.
Guests may depart Winnipeg at their leisure.