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Whale watching in Churchill, MB

“The Beluga Whale Capital of the World”

10 Days August 4-13, 2022

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Thurs Aug 4:   We start our tour travelling into Saskatchewan through Wainwright to
Prince Albert, the third largest city in Saskatchewan, known as the "Gateway to the North" 

       Accommodations: Holiday Inn Express 306-922-6988

Fri Aug 5: The day begins with a tour of the Diefenbaker house museum. The house was built in 1912 and purchased by the Prime Minister of Canada, John Deifenbaker, in 1947. In 1975 the Deifenbakers donated the house to the City of Prince Albert to be converted into a museum. After lunch we travel into Manitoba to The Pas-Known as Manotiba's “Gateway to the North”
       Accommodations: Kikiwak Inn 201-623-1800

Sat Aug 6: On our way to Thompson,  with a detour to visit Flin Flon, a Manitoba- Saskatchewan border mining town. We enjoy a guided tour of Flin Flon.
       Accommodations: Best Western 204-778-8887

Sun Aug 7: A leisurely day with a local guide in Thompson, exploring the sights of the town and the surrounding area. Late afternoon, we board the Via Rail to Churchill.  Our train ride departs @ 5 pm & we travel 161 miles north through the Boreal forest, arriving approximately 9am in Churchill.   

Mon Aug 8:  Hello Churchill. The town sits on the west shore of Hudson Bay, known for it's Beluga Whales in summer and Polar bears in winter. The train will be met by a local company who will be showing us Churchill over the next 3 days. We will visit the Itsanitag (Eskimo) Museum today, then end early to rest up after our long train ride.

       Accommodations: 2 nights in Churchill at Polar Inn 204-675-8878

Tues Aug 9: The  morning starts with a guided Tundra tour. Depending in weather we may be lucky at see some Polar bears. This afternoon we depart for our Beluga Whale and Fort Prince of Wales boat tour. Come eye to eye with the amiable Belugas. From June to September approximately 3000 of these unique white whales visit the Churchill river and approximately 60,000 come into the Hudson Bay area. 

Wed Aug 10: A full day tour including sights of the murals, Cape Merry, the bear jail, grain terminal and MV Ithaca, a British-flagged steamship built in 1922 that ran aground on Sept 14, 1960. 

  Late afternoon we fly back to Thompson
       Accommodations:  Best Western 204-778-8887

Thurs Aug 11:  We start our way south after a visit to the Heritage North Museum in Thompson. The mission of this mueum is to promote and preserve the heritage and history of the Thompson area. See native animals, a boreal forest diorama, First Nation,fur trade and mining artifacts.  Overnight at the Kikiwak Inn, The Pas. 

       Accommodations: Kikiwak Inn 204-623-1800

Fri Aug 12: Our travels today take us through Hudson Bay, Tisdale and Melfort to Saskatoon. Enjoy a group farewell dinner tonight. During this time, enjoy some fellowship with our new friends and reminisce about our experiences.
       Accommodations: Country Inn and Suites 306-934-3900

Sat Aug 13: Homeward Bound. We expect to arrive in Red Deer approx. 6 pm

**Non-refundable deposit of $250.00 per person required at the time of booking.
This deposit will be applied to the total amount due upon final payment

                                                                                      Book early and save!!!
                                 $100 discount per person if book and paid in full by June 1, 2022

   Double Occupancy
  $TBA per person(includes cabin, supper & breakfast on train)
  $TBA per person ( train coach car (slightly reclining seats) meals not included on train)
 Single Occupancy
  $TBA (included cabin, supper & breakfast on train)
  $TBA (coach car (slightly reclining seats) meals not included on train)
Note: only 14 cabins available - Book Early!!

Includes: Accommodations; Diefenbaker House Museum, guided tour of Flin Flon,
guided tour of Thompson and area, VIA Thompson to Churchill, Itsanitag Eskimo museum, tundra tour in Churchill, beluga whale & Fort Prince of whales tour, guided tour of Churchill,  Flight Churchill to Thompson, Heritage North museum, daily breakfasts, 2 lunches, Farewell dinner

Departs from the Red Deer at the parking lot south of Denny’s at 8am

For reservations or more information, please contact
FRONTIER BUS LINES LTD. 1027 Township Road 391 Red Deer County, AB T4E 0P8
403-347-4990                 Toll Free 1-888-Let-S-Bus (538-7287)
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