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Polar Bear Photo Shoot Safari (7 days)

Entrée Canada

Winnipeg, Canada To Winnipeg, Canada

Valid for Departures: 18 Oct 2018 - 14 Nov 2018

Polar Bear Photo Shoot Safari (7 days)

Day 2

Winnipeg, Canada →Seal River, Canada

Day 3

Seal River, Canada

Day 4

Seal River, Canada

Day 5

Seal River, Canada

Day 6

Seal River, Canada→ Winnipeg, Canada

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Winnipeg, MB Canada
The Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel Dinner

Arrive in Winnipeg and enjoy a relaxing night—you’ll need your rest for your early morning departure to Churchill. Over an arranged dinner at the hotel, meet your group and your adventure specialist. Accommodations are at The Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel in a Deluxe Room.

Day 2
Winnipeg, MB Canada
Seal River, MB Canada
Seal River Heritage Lodge None

A commercial flight will transport you to Churchill, from where you will be flown by helicopter or fixed wing aircraft to the lodge. This exciting flight takes you out over the Churchill River, and then northwest up the rugged Hudson Bay coastline. Keep a sharp eye out for caribou, moose, seals, wolves, and of course polar bears. Accommodations are at Seal River Heritage Lodge.

Day 3
Seal River, MB Canada
Seal River Heritage Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack
The lodge is in a wildly rugged and remote location, and days are designed for the dedicated wildlife photographer willing to spend long hours in the field getting up close and personal with the Arctic wildlife. Accommodations are at Seal River Heritage Lodge.
Day 4
Seal River, MB Canada
Seal River Heritage Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

There are an exceptional number of clear nights for Northern Lights photography. Each evening, enjoy informative lectures, beautiful slide presentations, and conversation around the fire as you download the day’s images. Accommodations are at Seal River Heritage Lodge.

Day 5
Seal River, MB Canada
Seal River Heritage Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Pack extra batteries for your camera! The ground-level photo opportunities for polar bears are further enhanced by the possibility of caribou, moose, Arctic fox, ptarmigan, gyrfalcon, snowy owl and more. Accommodations are at Seal River Heritage Lodge.

Day 6
Seal River, MB Canada
Winnipeg, MB Canada
The Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel Dinner

Travel by charter flight back to Churchill—another opportunity for great aerial shots. From there, you will have the opportunity to check out the town of Churchill, in the heart of Polar Bear Country. You will have time to visit this unique frontier community on your own. Stops include the Port, the Eskimo Museum and the Polar Bear Holding Compound. You might also consider a dogsledding experience. Dinner will be provided in a local restaurant before your brief transfer to the airport.

Day 7
Winnipeg, MB Canada
None None

After breakfast in the hotel you will walk across the road to the Winnipeg Airport to board your flight on your scheduled departure. Safe travels!

Tour Features

Experience(s)

  • Adventure
  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Wildlife & Nature

Description

This journey has been designed to provide discerning photographers ground level opportunities to shoot polar bears, caribou, Arctic fox and other wildlife in an untrammeled setting. Your photos will truly reflect the beauty of the wildlife and their surroundings. This entire Polar Bear viewing expedition is on foot and in the wild…no large buggies or buses required, this is intimate, eco-friendly and a life-changing experience.

About Us

At Entrée Canada, we focus exclusively on creating personalized luxury travel programs to Canada. We work with only the finest accommodations and outfitters in the country, and our dedication to meticulously planned journeys has made us a leader in the field. We explore awe-inspiring vistas, out-of-the-way wilderness lodges, and unique cultural experiences. From British Columbia’s wild west coast to the shores of Newfoundland, we visit and experience each unique region in which we operate. Best of all, every trip we craft showcases the best of Canadian luxury travel.

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By: SJS25


Reviewed on: 09 Nov 2013

Very pleased with all of our arrangements in Canada
Travel Advisor:  Joan Gerson

Outstanding

By: Randy


Reviewed on: 03 Aug 2015

We had some changed due to mechanical issues and Entree did an excellent making all of the changes necessary.
Travel Advisor:  Joan Gerson

Lovely

By: Tired


Reviewed on: 29 Aug 2017

Absolutely fabulous, great guides....grand time!! Weather even cooperated.
Travel Advisor:  Jen Mitchell
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By: Jim


Reviewed on: 30 Aug 2017

Our experience with Entree Canada was excellent. All of the drivers and cars were very good and the recommended guides were knowledgeable and helpful. They scheduled us on Via Rail Canada from Montreal to Quebec City and the attendants were extremely nice and helpful as were the lady porters. One of our traveling companions lost a hearing aid while on the train and didn't discover it until we reached the hotel, Auberge St. Antoine, who called immediately. The train had departed. Miraculously, the next day Via Rail brought the hearing aid to the hotel. That is really good service. Use Entree Canada if you travel to Canada.
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