Wild Canada: Belugas & Bears - A Marco Polo Journey (2020)

Set out on a summer wildlife adventure through Canada’s northern reaches, witnessing beluga whales as they gather at the mouth of the Churchill River.

Journey Overview

Set out on a summer wildlife adventure through Canada’s northern reaches, witnessing beluga whales as they gather at the mouth of the Churchill River, searching for magnificent polar bears on shore and discovering the history of the Hudson Bay fur trappers.

Journey Highlights

  • Explore Winnipeg, Hudson Bay and Churchill on a fascinating adventure, discovering native flora and fauna, local conservation efforts, and the area’s rich history during interactive encounters
  • Witness beluga whales up close as they gather at the mouth of the Churchill River
  • Embark on a coastal tour of Hudson Bay in search of polar bears in their summer habitat
  • Partake in an exclusive cooking class with a local chef
  • Step back in time at Fort Whyte, where you see imposing American bison up close, paddle a canoe once used by fur trappers and witness the daily routines of early prairie settlers
  • Tour the Churchill Northern Studies Centre, located on an important early rocket base
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