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Canada: Vancouver and Polar Bears - 8 nights + More

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Combine city culture and Canada's iconic wildlife as you explore Vancouver, Winnipeg and Churchill plus an unforgettable experience aboard The Tundra Buggy® Lodge, a unique, immersive experience where you can fall asleep under starry skies and wake up with polar bears right outside your window.

Prices from $12,859* per person twin share

Travel dates: 23 Oct - 14 Nov 19


What's Included:

  • 6 NIGHTS 3-star hotel accommodation,
  • 2 Nights Vancouver
  • 2 Night Winnipeg
  • 2 Nights onboard Tundra Buggy Lodge
  • 1 Night Churchill
  • Continental breakfast daily in Vancouver
  • Domestic flights between Vancouver - Winnipeg - Churchill - Winnipeg - Vancouver ~
  • 4 hour City Highlights Tour of Vancouver
  • Full board whilst onboard Tundra Buggy Lodge
  • Frontiers North guide from Winnipeg for 6 nights
  • Churchill and area tour
  • 3 days of touring on the Tundra Buggy®
  • Dog sled or cart activity including snack
  • Admission to Parks Canada Interpretive Centre
  • Admission to the Itsanitaq Museum
  • Return private car transfers from Vancouver airport to hotel

Dates & Departures

Valid for travel: 23 October 2019 - 14 November 2019

Deal Ends: 21 December 2018, unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

 

Itinerary 
Day 1: Arrival in Vancouver
Arrive at Vancouver International airport and transfer to your centrally located hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to create your own urban adventure. Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 2: Vancouver
Get to know Vancouver this morning with a fully narrated city excursion. Stop to explore the totem pole display and Prospect Point in Stanley Park, the art community on Granville Island and ascend the Vancouver Lookout Tower to the viewing deck for a birds-eye view of the city. Overnight Vancouver
Day 3: Vancouver to Winnipeg
Transfer to the airport and fly from Vancouver to Winnipeg, on arrival in Winnipeg and checkin at hotel. In the evening, you will meet your Frontiers North Adventures Interpretive Guide for a brief evening orientation. Overnight at Winnipeg Airport
Day 4: Winnipeg to Churchill
This morning you depart from Winnipeg on an early chartered flight Churchill Manitoba. Immediately upon arrival into Churchill, you will be taken on a Churchill and area tour. There is ample time to discover Churchill’s personality by exploring unique shops, family-run restaurants, and a cultural museum that portrays the historical importance of the area. Late afternoon transfer to the Tundra Buggy launch site where you will board a Tundra Buggy and make your way into the Churchill Wildlife Management Area. Once you arrive at the Tundra Buggy Lodge located at Polar Bear Point, you will be greeted by the lodge staff and given a brief orientation of the accommodations. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included. Overnight at the TundraBuggy Lodge.
Day 5-6: At Tundra Buggy Lodge
This morning you enjoy a thrilling dog sledding or carting excursion before departing for the Tundra Buggy Lodge on board Tundra Buggy® all-terrain vehicle to the Churchill Wildlife Management Area. After your guided tour to the remote lodge site, you check into this unique modular accommodation. Your next three days will be spent out on the tundra exploring this unique environment and its creatures. After breakfast each morning, you will head out on the Tundra Buggy®, away from the lodge, searching for polar bears and other wildlife. Evenings will be spent enjoying delicious home cooked meals, watching slide presentations from organisations such as Polar Bears International and socialising. If the weather and conditions are right, you may catch the Northern Lights present a dazzling natural light show. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included (while at the lodge). Overnight at Tundra Buggy Lodge.
Day 7: Tundra Buggy Lodge to Churchill
Your final day in Churchill includes visits to the Parks Canada Interpretive Centre, Itsanitaq Museum, as well as a dog sledding excursion with a local musher. Be sure to dress warmly! You will be introduced to the team of friendly sled dogs, hear stories and learn dog handling philosophy from a local resident, and enjoy a mile-long ride through Churchill’s boreal forest. Overnight Churchill
Day 8: Churchill - Winnipeg
Early evening you will be transferred to the Churchill airport for your return flight to Winnipeg and be transferred to the hotel for check in. Breakfast, lunch, and a light meal on the plane included. Overnight at the at Winnipeg Airport. 
Day 9: Winnipeg to Vancouver
Check out of your hotel and fly from Winnipeg Airport to Vancouver

Terms & Conditions

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: *Agents may charge service fees and/or fees for card payments which vary. A fee will apply for payments made by debit and credit cards. Please check this fee with us or your travel consultant when booking. Prices correct as at 26 November 18 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability.Valid for sale until 21 Dec 18, unless sold out prior. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Please check all prices, availability and other information with your travel consultant before booking. Package cancellation fees apply. These property ratings are Qantas Holidays’ views, not official ratings. half-rating. Airfares are not included unless otherwise stated.^You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Terms and Conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program available at qantas.com/terms. Qantas and Jetstar airfares must be purchased in conjunction with the booking. ~Domestic flights are based on W Class airfares. Flights cannot be booked more than 11 months in advance. Bookings must be made through Qantas Holidays call centre or through a travel agent and Qantas Frequent Flyer number must be quoted at time of booking. Qantas Points will not be earned for cancelled bookings. Packages must include air and land components. The Qantas Holidays General Booking Conditions apply, available at http://www.qantasholidays.com.au/general-terms-conditions. Qantas Holidays Limited ABN 24 003 836 459. Trade Enquiries: 13 27 87.

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