North & Arctic

Observe the icy ground beneath as the sunlight bounces off the snow, making it sparkle.Realize the peacefulness around you rather than of the commotion of the city streets back home. Your first reaction to this unfamiliar territory is anticipation – were will this adventure take you, and when will you see your first polar bear?

VIA Rail train enroute to Churchill, Manitoba
VIA Rail train enroute to Churchill, Manitoba
The Tundra Buggy Lodge in Churchill
The Tundra Buggy Lodge in Churchill
Icebergs are a common sight in Canada's north
Icebergs are a common sight in Canada's north
A curious polar bear
A curious polar bear
Photography enthusiasts onboard the Tundra Buggy
Photography enthusiasts onboard the Tundra Buggy
A polar bear wanders along the Hudson Bay
A polar bear wanders along the Hudson Bay
Arctic fox
Arctic fox
The northern lights over the Tundra Buggy
The northern lights over the Tundra Buggy
Departing Churchill
Departing Churchill

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Canadian Arctic Wilderness Safari
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Canadian Arctic Wilderness Safari

10

days

starting fromUS $10,100per person

 

Explore the Canadian Arctic from the comfort of a unique wilderness lodge. Travel to Somerset Island in Nunavut, 500 miles (805 km) north of the Arctic Circle, and experience world-class wildlife viewing. Choose from activities such as kayaking, ATVing,... read more

from US $10,100 to US $13,165 per person

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Canadian Arctic Wilderness Safari

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10 days / 9 nights starting from US $10,100 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Observe the largest beluga whale pod in the world
  • See rare arctic wildlife from, polar bears to Arctic foxes
  • ATV riding in stunning scenery
  • Hiking in incredible canyons
Arctic Polar Bear Expedition
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Arctic Polar Bear Expedition

9

days

starting fromUS $10,999per person

 

On this Arctic summer adventure, join expert guides to see polar bears in remote and beautiful Qikiqtarjuaq National Park, on Baffin Island. Have your camera ready for impressive icebergs, glacier capped peaks, and up-close Arctic wildlife encounters.... read more

from US $10,999 to US $11,879 per person

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Arctic Polar Bear Expedition

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9 days / 8 nights starting from US $10,999 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Expert Arctic guides
  • Hiking in remote Auyuittuq National Park, on Baffin Island
  • Observing rare arctic wildlife such as polar bears and whales
  • Icebergs, mountains, and glaciers
  • Optional activities such as kayaking on glacier-fed lakes, or fishing for arctic char
  • Experiencing Inuit culture
  • “Warmer” days with endless daylight
  • Cozy, safari-style accommodations with delicious meals
High Arctic Explorer Expedition Cruise
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High Arctic Explorer Expedition Cruise

12

days

starting fromUS $11,589per person

This spectacular Arctic cruise is a perfect introduction to the wildlife, history, and scenery of the Canadian north. 24 hour daylight means plenty of time to observe wildlife including migratory birds, whales, polar bears, as well as haunting historic... read more

from US $11,589 to US $16,405 per person

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High Arctic Explorer Expedition Cruise

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12 days / 11 nights starting from US $11,589 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Pristine and stunning Arctic wilderness
  • Onshore hikes and wildlife spottting
  • Wildlife such as polar bears, beluga whales, muscox
  • High crew to guest ratio
  • Expert guides with insider area knowledge
  • Class 2 Icebreaker research vessel
  • Team of resource specialists
  • Unique optional kayak program
Northwest Passage and Greenland Expedition Cruise
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Northwest Passage and Greenland Expedition Cruise

15

days

starting fromUS $15,900per person

 

Travel back in time, along the paths of early Arctic explorers on this iconic small ship cruise expedition. As you travel along the Northwest Passage, explore the spectacular fjords and bays, view rare Arctic wildlife, and see other-wordly ice formations... read more

from US $15,900 to US $20,843 per person

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Northwest Passage and Greenland Expedition Cruise

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15 days / 14 nights starting from US $15,900 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Pristine and stunning Arctic wilderness
  • Onshore hikes and wildlife spottting
  • Wildlife such as polar bears, beluga whales, muscox
  • High crew to guest ratio
  • Expert guides with insider area knowledge
  • Class 2 Icebreaker research vessel
  • Team of resource specialists
  • Unique optional kayak program
Classic Churchill Polar Bears
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Classic Churchill Polar Bears

5

days

starting fromUS $4,225per person

Visit Churchill, Manitoba, the 'Polar Bear Capital of the World' in October and early November when polar bears congregate at nearby Cape Churchill in large numbers, waiting for the ice to form on Hudson Bay. Once the ice is stable enough, they disperse... read more

from US $4,225 to US $5,597 per person

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Classic Churchill Polar Bears

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5 days / 4 nights starting from US $4,225 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Close-up polar bear encounters
  • A 22-30 person maximum on the Tundra Buggy
  • Exciting day activities
  • An optional helicopter sightseeing tour
  • This trip is popular - book early!
Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure
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Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure

9

days

starting fromUS $6,220per person

 

Travel across Canada on a once in a lifetime overnight train journey across Canada, before visiting Churchill's famous polar bears. With a friendly and knowledgeable guide, spend two days on a specially designed Tundra Buggy watching polar bears in their... read more

from US $6,220 to US $7,053 per person

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Canadian Rail and Polar Bear Adventure

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9 days / 8 nights starting from US $6,220 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Overnight journey from Vancouver through the Canadian Rockies to Winnipeg by train
  • Close-up polar bear viewing from the comfort of the Tundra Buggy
  • Exploring Winnipeg and Churchill with a choice of exciting day activities to enjoy
Churchill Belugas and Bears Summer Adventure
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Churchill Belugas and Bears Summer Adventure

6

days

starting fromUS $3,747per person

Accessible only by air and rail, Churchill is located on the shores of Hudson Bay and is home to a myriad of wildlife from polar bears to the elusive arctic fox, and the playful beluga whales who return to the Churchill River following the ice breakup... read more

from US $3,747 to US $4,047 per person

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Churchill Belugas and Bears Summer Adventure

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6 days / 5 nights starting from US $3,747 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Unique whale watching excursion
  • Exciting activities and guided tours
  • The sub-arctic experience and scenery
  • Spectacular photo opportunities from aboard a zodiac boat
  • This trip has limited space and availability - book early!
Tundra Buggy Lodge Polar Bear Viewing
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Tundra Buggy Lodge Polar Bear Viewing

7

days

starting fromUS $6,099per person

 

Hundreds of Polar Bears gather around Churchill, Manitoba in late October and November, waiting for the Hudson Bay to freeze over. For a few weeks, it's possible to safely and comfortably observe the majestic Polar Bears in their natural habitat. Staying... read more

from US $6,099 to US $7,190 per person

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Tundra Buggy Lodge Polar Bear Viewing

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7 days / 6 nights starting from US $6,099 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Staying out on the tundra in the Tundra Buggy Lodge
  • Close-up polar bear encounters around the clock
  • Spectacular photo opportunities
  • Possibility of seeing the Northern Lights
  • A 20 person maximum on the Tundra Buggy
  • This is a popular trip - book early!
Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing
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Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing

12

days

starting fromUS $8,990per person

For just a special few weeks each year, witness both Polar Bears and Grizzly Bears in their natural habitat with a naturalist guide. From the lush and abundant Great Bear Rainforest, to the barren arctic tundra of Churchill, no safari better represents... read more

from US $8,990 to US $9,818 per person

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Lords Of The Wilderness Bear Viewing

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12 days / 11 nights starting from US $8,990 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Seeing Grizzly bears gorging on salmon in anticipation of their upcoming hibernation
  • Visiting Churchill’s famous polar bears
  • Traveling by float plane
  • Amazing polar bear viewing opportunities on the Tundra Buggy
Best Value Churchill Polar Bear Viewing
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Best Value Churchill Polar Bear Viewing

4

days

starting fromUS $2,471per person

This is our most independent polar bear trip, you'll have ample time out on the tundra buggies viewing the polar bears up close and have time to experience life in the frontier town of Churchill. This package is perfect for adventurous types who want... read more

from US $2,471 to US $3,487 per person

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Best Value Churchill Polar Bear Viewing

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4 days / 3 nights starting from US $2,471 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Close-up polar bear encounters
  • Spectacular photo opportunities from the Tundra Buggy
  • Includes exciting day activities
  • This trip is popular - book early!
Churchill Polar Bear Express - Tundra Buggy Lodge
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Churchill Polar Bear Express - Tundra Buggy Lodge

5

days

starting fromUS $4,943per person

This package is perfect for those with an adventurous spirit but time and budget constraints. Stay outside the town of Churchill at the Tundra Buggy Lodge, where you are around the polar bears day and night. With a slightly larger group, a multi-talented... read more

from US $4,943 to US $5,339 per person

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Churchill Polar Bear Express - Tundra Buggy Lodge

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5 days / 4 nights starting from US $4,943 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Close-up polar bear encounters day and night
  • Spectacular photo opportunities from the Tundra Buggy
  • Exciting day activities
  • This trip is popular - book early!
Tundra Buggy Lodge Photo Specialist
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Tundra Buggy Lodge Photo Specialist

8

days

starting fromUS $7,694per person

 

Specially produced with serious photographers and naturalists in mind, these all-inclusive packages feature roundtrip air, all meals and tons of Tundra Buggy time. Your guide is either a professional photographer or naturalist, guaranteeing that you make... read more

from US $7,694 to US $8,310 per person

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Tundra Buggy Lodge Photo Specialist

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $7,694 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • Close-up polar bear encounters
  • A 22 person maximum on the Tundra Buggy
  • Exciting day activities
  • Spectacular photo opportunities
  • This trip is popular - book early!
Northern Lights of Churchill
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Northern Lights of Churchill

8

days

starting fromUS $4,265per person

 

On this week-long adventure, you'll journey to Churchill, Manitoba - one of the top 3 places in the world to see the Northern Lights. View the mystical Aurora from a cozy Tundra Buggy in the deep dark of an arctic winter. Enjoy a culinary adventure under... read more

from US $4,265 to US $4,607 per person

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Northern Lights of Churchill

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8 days / 7 nights starting from US $4,265 per person

What we love about this trip:

  • 4 nights of Northern Lights viewing
  • Once in a lifetime culinary experience under the night sky
  • Sleeping in a cozy Churchill hotel
  • Guided dogsledding and snow shoeing
  • Interpretive presentations & tours

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