Churchill’s Local Northern Lights Experience

Tour Details

Tour Dates

Packages departure dates starting Feb 17th, 2019
Last departure date starting Feb 26th , 2019

Price

Churchill Package Price:

$3,686.00 + taxes = $4,101.80/per person based on double occupancy.

Single supplement

Via Rail rates to Churchill:
Seat only: $217.35
Upper Berth: $512.40
Lower Berth: $604.80
Cabin: $774.90
*All meals included in Berth or Cabin pricing

Calm Air flight Churchill to Winnipeg:
$292.95

*Please note Rail & Flight pricing are subject to availability


What’s Included

  • 4 Nights 5 days accommodation at Churchills most renovated and modern hotel the Polar Inn & Suites
  • 1 Evening at Churchills world famous Aurora Domes
  • 1 Evening at Churchills newest Northern lights attraction a modern Mongolian Yurt
  • 1 Evening at a remote cabin in a historic location known at “Lighting Mountain” Transportation VIA custom made in Canada track vehicle’s a classic Bombardier B12 and a NODWELL both of which are hand built in Canada
  • 1 evening at Prince of Whales Fort a remote location that no one visits during the winter months. This evening we will also be shooting the interesting “pressure ice
  • Breakfast (continental breakfast), lunches and dinners provided by local restaurants and snacks available during the evening
  • Dog Sled ride with Churchill River Mushing
  • Town and Area tour with North Star Tours (Including Eskimo Museum / Itsanitaq Museum)
  • Cultural Presentation VIA a Local Hunter/Trapper
  • Cold Weather clothing manufactured by a local Churchill clothing company VIA POLAR ADVENTURE CLOTHING (Parka, Ski pants, Winter boots)


What’s Not Included

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Accommodation in Winnipeg
  • A Winter Hat, Gloves & Neck warmer

Tour Documents / Booking

Northern Lights waiver form

Accommodation: Polar Inn & Suites
Polar Inn & Suites is situated on the edge of the Arctic near the Hudson Bay, it is Churchill’s most modern accommodation facility.
Experience inviting Churchill charm combined with comfort at one of their 25 rooms and suites.
They hope to make your stay as comfortable and relaxing as possible and have recently completed all exterior and interior renovations.
Friendly staff speaking English and/or French will greet you with northern hospitality upon room check in and checkout.
Enjoy exploring their unique exclusive souvenir items in our lobby gift shop, lounging in the main lobby or on the beautiful outside timber frame front deck.


What you need to bring

  • Warm clothing! Winter jacket, pants, good boots, neck warmer, beanie, gloves
    (we suggest having thin gloves under mitts so you can remove your hands to manipulate a camera without exposing your skin)
  • Extra batteries! The cold will drain your battery life at a rate you might not expect Keep on top of your charging in the community of Churchill!
  • If you have USB power banks to charge your phone and a USB charger for your camera batteries, we suggest bringing these to be prepared!

Itinerary

2019 Northern Lights Package Activities

Day 1 –AM- Arrive to Churchill. Check-in to hotel. Town & area tour/town briefing.
PM- Aurora Domes or Mongolian Yurt evening tour.

Day 2 – AM- Guided tour with Parks Canada at the Prince of Whales Fort.
PM- Aurora Domes or Mongolian Yurt evening tour.

Day 3 – AM- Nature hike at Button Bay including hotdog & marshmallow roast.
PM- Northern light viewing from cabin at Button Bay.

Day 4 – AM- Dog sledding & cultural presentation
PM-

Day 5 – AM- Free time
PM- Depart


Tour Media

Photo Gallery (click to enlarge)

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  • yurt 2
  • Fort winter
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