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Polar Bear Great Ice Bear (7 days)

Entrée Canada

Winnipeg, Canada To Winnipeg, Canada

Valid for Departures Now Through: 16 Nov 2019

Polar Bear Great Ice Bear (7 days)

Day 2

Winnipeg, Canada →Dymond Lake, Canada

Day 3

Dymond Lake, Canada

Day 4

Dymond Lake, Canada

Day 5

Dymond Lake, Canada→ Churchill, 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
Dymond Lake, MB Canada
Dymond Lake Lodge Lunch, Dinner

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 the great Ice Bears. Accommodations are at Dymond Lake Lodge in a Lodge Room.

Day 3
Dymond Lake, MB Canada
Dymond Lake Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Each morning after breakfast, you’ll head out with an expert guide to safely view the bears. The walks are comfortably paced, as they are geared towards plenty of viewing and photo opportunities. Evenings bring informative lectures and conversations around the fire. Accommodations are at Dymond Lake Lodge in a Lodge Room.

Day 4
Dymond Lake, MB Canada
Dymond Lake Ecolodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Polar bears are also known to saunter by the lodge on a regular basis, so you can often view them from the warmth and comfort of the lounge through the massive picture windows. In the evenings, enjoy informative lectures and beautiful slide presentations. Accommodations are at Dymond Lake Lodge in a Lodge Room.

Day 5
Dymond Lake, MB Canada
Churchill, MB Canada
Moderate Hotel in Churchill Breakfast, Dinner

Travel by charter flight from the lodge to Churchill, where you’ll have the day to explore the town (highlights include the Eskimo Museum and the Polar Bear Holding Compound!), or arrange a dogsledding tour or helicopter charter. Accommodations are at a moderate hotel in Churchill.

Day 6
Churchill, MB Canada
Winnipeg, MB Canada
The Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel Lunch

For your last day in polar bear country, you’ll travel by “Tundra Buggy” across the tundra for more bear viewing on a full-day organized adventure. In the evening, a commercial flight will deliver you back to Winnipeg. Accommodations are at The Grand Winnipeg Airport Hotel in a Deluxe Room.

Day 7
Winnipeg, MB Canada
None Breakfast

Head across the street to the Winnipeg Airport in time for your scheduled departure. Safe travels!

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Description

This trip is perfect for anyone who has ever dreamed of viewing polar bears in the wild. Dymond Lake Lodge is Canada’s most exclusive polar bear viewing property, a place where you’re as likely to see the beautiful “Ice Bears” in your camp as you are on guided, informative tundra treks. Along with your hosts, the Reimer family, your guides will regale you with tales of life and adventures in Canada’s Arctic.

About Us

At Entrée Canada we live for unique travel experiences. The kind of out-of-the-box personalized travel moments that fulfill dreams, tick off bucket lists, and create memories, stories and legends for our guests. Our dedication to meticulously planned journeys has made us a leader in the field, but what feeds our soul is giving our guests what they never dreamed possible. This could be helicopter fishing in a remote glacial-fed river, coming face-to-face with polar bears on the tundra, or witnessing the breathtaking magic of the aurora borealis.

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Reviewed on: 09 Nov 2013

Very pleased with all of our arrangements in Canada
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Reviewed on: 03 Aug 2015

We had some changed due to mechanical issues and Entree did an excellent making all of the changes necessary.
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Reviewed on: 18 Sep 2016

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Reviewed on: 29 Aug 2017

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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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Reviewed on: 28 Jun 2018

Such a great day! Our two guides (whose names sadly escape me at this moment ) were so kind, knowledgeable , and engaging that they really made our tour a highlight of the trip.
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Reviewed on: 06 Jul 2018

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Reviewed on: 06 Aug 2018

Our Canadian honeymoon was fantastic. The coordination between our advisor and Entrée was seamless and the excursions planned based on their recommendations were unforgettable! We will be returning to Canada and would utilize Entrée's services again!
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Reviewed on: 30 Jul 2018

Entree Canada was great. There was a contact at the airport waiting for us to help get the trip started on the right foot. We loved all the guides they recommended for us - they fun and knowledgable, and took us to places both on and off the beaten path. Entree checked in with us during the trip as well to make sure that everything was running smoothly which was a nice touch.
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Reviewed on: 23 Nov 2018

Entree Canada was a great partner with our travel agent to make our Honeymoon a trip we will never forget. In each leg of our trip, we felt like we were being taken care of and that they would only provide us the best. The seamless travel experience made for some exceptional first few days as a married couple and thankful for all they did to help us make those memories.
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