Birds, Bears & Belugas - 8 Day Churchill Wild

8 Day Birds, Bears & Belugas  (July & August)


This adventure combines the thrill of seeing and hearing beluga whales with summer polar bear viewing. You will also have the opportunity to see a host of other wildlife on this trip such as caribou, fox (red and arctic), wolves, moose and birds galore (such species as ptarmigan, Smith's Longspur, Ross' and Bonaparte gulls). Enjoy our selected Canadian wines and the finest food in the Arctic.

Itinerary Highlights

  • Winnipeg
  • Churchill
  • Luxurious accommodations at remote, fly-in lodge
  • Walk with polar bears
  • Swim with beluga whales

Day 1

Arrive into Winnipeg and settle into our choice hotel - the Four Points by Sheraton. Orientation dinner at 7:00 p.m.

Day 2

Arrive in Churchill and continue by air enjoying aerial views of the Hudson Bay coast to Seal River Lodge. Orientation session on travel in polar bear country. After lunch, experience the coast, then enjoy dinner and free time at the lodge.

Day 3 to 6

Breakfast served at 8:00 a.m., tour of the Day departs at 9:30 a.m. Depending on weather and group interest, tours may include:

  • Marine tours and snorkeling with belugas
  • Bear encounters in the tundra
  • Watching Aurora Borealis (northern lights)
  • Presentations from expert guides.

Return to lodge by 4:00 p.m., dinner served at 7:00 p.m. Night time wildlife or northern lights viewing. 

Day 7

After breakfast, return flight to Churchill. Free time for shopping and touring the town. Evening return flight to Winnipeg.  

Day 8

Parting breakfast at hotel before departure from Winnipeg.

For detailed itinerary, plus tour inclusions and exclusions, please visit Churchill Wild or: