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HIGHLIGHTS
 
• Experience the beauty of the floe edge, including crystalline icebergs and ice formations, and hundreds of birds species.
• Witness the migration of beluga and narwhal, and possibly view polar bears and other Arctic wildlife.
• Travel over sea ice by snowmobile and qamutik (traditional Inuit sled).
• Snorkel and kayak amongst sea ice.
• Take in stunning panoramic views of Baffin and Devon Island.
• Enjoy hot, gourmet meals at our Premium Safari Camp on Ice.
• Bask in the glow of the midnight sun.
 
Trip Itinerary
 
Migration of Beluga and Narwhal
 
Day 1
Travel to Arctic Bay. Upon arrival, meet your Expedition Leader and transfer to hotel.
 
Day 2
After breakfast, travel by snowmobile and qamutik (traditional Inuit sled) to base camp near the floe edge. Settle in to camp and take in the incredible mountains, icescapes and picturesque scenery that surrounds you.
 
Day 3-6
Witness the wonder of the floe edge. Capture stunning photographs of magnificent wildlife including pods of beluga and narwhal, and polar bears. Enjoy activities including kayaking and snorkeling along the floe edge, hiking and iceberg exploring.
 
Day 7
Travel back to Arctic Bay and enjoy leisure time exploring the local community, and a cultural presentation by Inuit throat singers. Overnight at hotel.
 
Day 8
Transfer to the Arctic Bay airport for your flight to Iqaluit and onward to Ottawa.
 
Tour Dates & Rates (CAD$ / per person)
 
Migration of Beluga and Narwhal
Trips Dates Nights/Days Double Occupancy Air Package
Jun 06 - Jun 13, 2018 07/08 CAD$14,295 + $714.75 Tax CAD$ 4,620 + $660.60 Tax
Jun 13 - Jun 20, 2018 07/08 CAD$14,295 + $714.75 Tax CAD$ 4,620 + $660.60 Tax
 
Included:
• Meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and snacks, 7 dinners.
• Accommodations: 5 nights in Premium Safari Camp on ice. 2 nights in a hotel in Arctic Bay.
• Service of Expedition Leader and Inuit guides.
• Use of kayaks and drysuit, mask, fins, hood, and gloves for snorkeling.
• Transfers in Arctic Bay to airport.
 
Not Included:
• Round-trip flight to Arctic Bay from Ottawa.
• Accommodation in Ottawa.
• Tips, gratuities, personal expenses.
• Travel, medical and evacuation insurance.
• Additional costs associated with weather and/or layovers in Arctic Bay, Iqaluit or Ottawa.
• Polar Clothing Rental Package rental strongly encouraged.
 
Accomodations
 
Premium Safari Camp on Ice
 
Inspired by African mobile safari camps, our Premium Safari Camp brings elegance and comfort to the Arctic. Spacious and warm, the modern, specially designed Arctic yurt-style safari camp structures provide an inviting home-away-from-home in one of the world’s most remote and breathtaking places.

Features:
• Set on approximately 2.5 meters (8 feet) of solid ice.
• 3 m (10’) cathedral ceilings, with a diameter of 4.8 m (16’).
• Double walls with insulation, large windows, and a lockable door.
• Large and spacious dining/lounge area with 24-hour snack and drinks buffet.
• Shared washroom with hot water sinks and showers. Note: these are eco-style, as you will be located in wilderness
 

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