Churchill Polar Bear Watching
Embark on a Tundra Buggy® Adventure in Churchill, Manitoba, where polar bears are viewed and photographed in their natural habitat. In operation for over 25 years, Tundra Buggy provides exclusive access to the polar bears at Cape Churchill inside Wapusk National Park. Choose from a Churchill hotel- or Tundra Buggy Lodge-based stay. Three types of tours are offered, including trips led by nature and photography specialists that are catered to those interested in the ultimate bear viewing and photographing expedition. Well-rounded sightseeing excursions led by interpretive guides are also available, as well as self-guided tours. Most tours include meals and transportation from Winnipeg and additional activities like dog sledding, museum visits and cultural programs are available with some tours.
Canada's only fly-in polar bear eco-lodge adventures on Churchill's Hudson Bay Coast and the best place in the world to see polar bears, beluga whales and other arctic wildlife on the ground, up close and personal, and in their own natural habitat. Wildly remote and exclusively fulfilling, this wilderness lodge sets the scene for packages that stand apart from the rest of what Churchill has to offer. They combine the highlights of Churchill with the lodge where their guests get in touch, literally, with the rugged sub-arctic wilderness. Add to this luxury lodging, gourmet meals and professional service and guests will not believe that they’ve been dropped in a remote location in the rugged Canadian north, until they look outside.
This tour operator is in business from June until December. During the summer months, they offer bird-watching tours. During the deep-freeze, they run polar bear tours when the great beasts make their migration north for winter seal hunting. They offer 3-5 day tours. Bird tours run at $80 per person and polar bear tours are stamped at $161 per person.
Natural Habitat Adventures offers eco-friendly tours of Churchill's polar bears in their native environment.