Lazy Bear Lodge, Ultimate Arctic Summer Adventure, Belugas & Polar Bears

Enjoy a 6-night summer adventure along Hudson Bay to see polar bears and belugas and take a tour of the tundra.

Tour Description

With 60,000 Beluga Whales filling the Hudson Bay and Polar Bears leaving the melting sea ice, summer is an amazing time to visit Churchill! Over the course of this adventure, experienced guides will take you to beautiful wild places that offer the very best opportunities to see Polar Bears, Beluga Whales, and many other inhabitants of the summer sub-arctic, including birds, seals, Arctic Hare and Arctic Fox to name but a few.

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Features & Inclusions

  • 6 nights hotel accommodation
  • Flights between Winnipeg and Churchill
  • Meals: daily breakfast, 5 lunches, and 4 dinners
  • Transfers between hotels and airport in Churchill
  • Hudson Bay Coastal Boat Tour to see Polar Bears and arctic wildlife
  • Arctic Crawler™ Tundra Tour
  • Beluga Whales boat tour
  • Prince of Wales Fort walking tour
  • Cultural and Heritage (town and area) Orientation Tour
  • Optional kayak and snorkeling excursions in Churchill

Itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive in Winnipeg
Arrive in Winnipeg independently and check in at Inn at the Forks. Overnight in Winnipeg.

Day 2 – Winnipeg to Lazy Bear Lodge, Churchill
After breakfast, a group transfer will take you to the charter airport for your flight to Churchill. A Lazy Bear Lodge guide will meet you upon arrival at Churchill Airport and escort you to the lodge where you embark on the Cultural and Heritage Tour, which takes you to Churchill and the surrounding area where you will be exploring various historic sites. These include Cape Merry, an outside tour of the polar bear holding facility, the wreckage of the famous plane, “Miss Piggy”, and many other historic sites that make Churchill the town it is today. Afterwards, check in and meet your hosts for the next five days. This afternoon and during your holiday, you will have free time to independently explore special places in Churchill like the Itsanitaq Museum and the Canada Parks Museum as well as unique shops in town and see the authentic Native Art. You may also inquire with the front desk about optional tours and excursions you may book during your time at the lodge. Overnight at Lazy Bear Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 3 - Lazy Bear Lodge / Hudson Bay Coastal Boat Tour
Today after breakfast you depart on a full-day Hudson Bay Coastal Tour by boat to see the polar bears along the coast of Hudson Bay and other local river estuaries. These magnificent creatures can be seen in these areas, swimming in the water or cooling off on the rocks. A day of fun and learning is complemented by lunch served on board during the tour. Overnight at Lazy Bear Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 4 - Lazy Bear Lodge / Beluga Whale Boat Tour
After breakfast, you take to the waves again on a 3-hour Beluga Whale Boat Tour in search of the ivory-coloured beluga whales. Also included in the excursion is a walking tour of the historic Prince of Wales Fort, giving you a taste of the region’s past days. Overnight at Lazy Bear Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 5 Lazy Bear Lodge / Arctic Crawler™ Tundra Tour.
This 3-hour Tundra Tour will allow you to experience the Arctic Crawler™ and take you to explore the beauty of the tundra, the flora and fauna and possibly various wildlife in the comfort of a specially constructed all-terrain vehicle. Overnight at Lazy Bear Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 6 – Lazy Bear Lodge To Winnipeg
Following your last delicious breakfast at the Lazy Bear Lodge Café you will embark on any postponed or optional tours requested that were not able to be taken earlier during your stay due to weather or other factors. Afterwards, the lodge shuttle takes you to Churchill Airport for your return flight to Winnipeg. Upon arrival in Winnipeg, Lazy Bear Expeditions will provide a charter bus to the Inn at the Forks in downtown Winnipeg. Overnight in Winnipeg. (B, L)

Day 7 - End Of Package
After breakfast, transfer independently to Winnipeg International Airport for your return flight. (B)

Accommodation Options

Hotel Accommodations
Inn at the Forks, Winnipeg and Lazy Bear Lodge, Churchill

Dates & Prices

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Prices are correct at the time of publication, however are subject to change at time of booking. Prices are land-only, per person based on double occupancy.
Minimum age is 12 years old
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