Summer is the perfect time to visit Churchill, Manitoba! Thousands of belugas whales migrate into the Churchill River and the surrounding landscape erupts into colourful blooms.
During the summer months of July and August, the Churchill River is home to thousands of beluga whales that migrate into the area to feed and give birth. You can experience the beauty of the beluga song by boat, kayak or, for the more adventurous, get up close and personal on a beluga whale paddleboarding adventure.
Back on dry land, an official Tundra Buggy© excursion in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area completes the adventure. Enjoy the chance to see the tundra as you've never imagined it - blooming with colourful flowers and teeming with wildlife! You may even catch a glimpse of the first summer polar bears as they migrate through the area.
This unique unescorted summer experience will leave you in awe of the beauty of Canada's North.
Summer Arctic Wildlife Safari includes:
- Return UK Flights
- Includes all internal flights
- 8 nights accommodation
- Niagara Falls Tour
- Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch
- 1 Day on Tundra Buggy
- All Churchill wildlife tours
Day 1 - Arrive Toronto
Make your way from the airport to your hotel.
Day 2 - Toronto
A free day to explore Toronto. Why not visit the CN Tower or visit the historic Distillery District, catch the ferry from downtown to Toronto Island or take a hop on hop off city tour
Day 3 - Niagara Falls Tour
Tour duration: 9 hours
This award-winning Niagara Falls Day Tour from Toronto is the best way to experience one of Canada's most spectacular sights. Every detail has been meticulously planned to ensure this fully guided luxury tour will be the highlight of your trip to Canada. With complimentary door-to-door service, you'll be picked up anywhere in downtown Toronto. A modern vehicle and certified driver ensures a smooth ride so there is no need to worry about driving on your own. Along the route, your exceptional tour guide points out hidden gems and provides local insight. In Niagara Falls, you'll bypass the regular line with priority access to the Hornblower Niagara Cruises boat tour. With a maximum of just 12 guests, there are no long waits to get on and off our vehicle at each stop giving you more time to enjoy Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake. Get ready for an experience unlike no other, on a tour unlike any other.
Included: - 1 driver and 1 tour guide - Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off in Toronto - Admission for Niagara City Cruise* - Journey Behind the Falls (optional - available at additional cost) - Free time at the falls - Free time in Niagara-on-the-Lake - Floral Clock - Niagara Parkway
Fairmont Royal York
Day 4 - Toronto to Winnipeg
Guests will arrive into Winnipeg and check into the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel at the Winnipeg airport; Evening meet and greet hosted by Frontiers North representative. Meals: None
Day 5 - Winnipeg to Churchill
Early morning flight to Churchill; Churchill and area tour; Free time to explore Churchill.
Day 6 - Beluga Whales & Prince of Wales Fort
Boat tour of the Churchill River; Interpretive walking tour of Prince of Wales Fort and Dog carting and interpretive program.
Day 7 - Beluga whale zodiac tour
Zodiac boat ride on the Churchill River.
Day 8 - Tundra Buggy Adventure
Tundra Buggy adventure in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area; Evening flight to Winnipeg; Guests will check into the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel.
Breakfast and Lunch Included.
Day 9 - Fly Winnipeg to UK
Guests may depart Winnipeg at their leisure. Meals: None Fly from Winnipeg to the UK
The Hilton Toronto hotel is located in downtown Toronto. Close to Toronto Union station and only 40 minutes from Pearson International Airport, the hotel is connected to the Toronto PATH system, making getting around easy. The 17 miles of connecting tunnel not only ensures easy access around the city but is home to the world’s largest underground shopping space, offering over 1,200 outlets. Toronto Hilton is opposite the Four Seasons Centre for Performing Arts and within 12 minutes of The Princess of Wales Theatre and CN Tower. The Harbour Front is a 20-minute walk away.
Fairmont Royal York
A luxury Toronto hotel, located in the heart of the city, The Fairmont Royal York has everything you need for a memorable stay – opulent surroundings, a knowledgeable Concierge team, fine dining, state-of-the-art exercise facilities, plus so much more. Conveniently located steps away from the best nightlife, dining, shopping and other attractions and situated across from Union Station at 100 Front Street West within the financial and entertainment districts. The hotel is connected by the underground PATH Walkway to approximately 1,200 shops, services and attractions, including: Hockey Hall of Fame, Air Canada Centre, Eaton Centre, Union Station
Aerial shot of Tundra Buggy (Charles Glatzer)
Polar bear inspects the Tundra Buggy
Polar bear mother and cubs
Alternative Holidays That May Interest You
Below you will find a small selection of 2022, 2023 holidays that may interest you. Remember, we tailor-make each holiday to your exact needs, so please call us on 0800 270 0009 and let one of our Holiday experts design the perfect trip for you