Big Five Safari (Enthusiast) : Itineraries & Departures

Big Five Safari (Enthusiast) - Departures

Month Departure dates
July 23, 30
August 12, 18


Sample itinerary:

Day 1 Guests will arrive into Winnipeg by their own arrangement and check into the Four Points Sheraton at the Winnipeg Airport. In the evening our Frontiers North Guide will host a meet and greet for tour guests to further discuss the trip itinerary.
Day 2 Following breakfast, we depart Winnipeg for Riding Mountain National Park. Guests will enjoy an escorted tour of the Parks Canada Centre in the afternoon before departing on an evening safari in the park - our first chance to search for moose, black bear and bison. Guests will enjoy an overnight stay at Honeycomb Bed & Breakfast. Itinerary Note: Time will be spent exploring Riding Mountain National Park and its surrounding areas. Wildlife activities each day will begin at first light. These activities will provide the opportunity to spot bison, black bear, moose, elk, deer and other wildlife.
Day 3 Guests will enjoy a morning safari in search of some of Manitoba's largest land animals. In the afternoon, guests will have time to relax at the resort or explore the surrounding area. In the afternoon, there will be some free time to explore Wasagaming before a visit to the Parks Canada Visitor Centre for a guided tour. Guests will spend their final night at Honeycomb Bed & Breakfast.
Day 4 Our day will start off with an early morning wildlife drive before breakfast. After breakfast we will depart by bus for Winnipeg where we'll have time to enjoy the scenery and stop for a picnic style lunch. Guests will check into a Winnipeg hotel where they will have dinner and can relax before their early morning flight to Churchill.
Day 5 After breakfast, we will board an early morning flight for Churchill. Our daily activities during the Churchill portion of the adventure will vary dependent on tide times. Activities in Churchill include: a Churchill Town & Area Tour that will give guests a chance to explore the town and surrounding landscape and learn about the historical and ecological significance of the area; a Beluga Boat Tour with a stop at the historical Fort Prince of Wales; a 3-hour Beluga Zodiac Tour, an afternoon program with an area dog sledder; and a 6-hour Tundra Buggy excursion into the Churchill Wildlife Management Area.
Day 6 Our daily activities during the Churchill portion of the adventure will vary dependent on tide times. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be enjoyed at local Churchill restaurants and guests will spend their evening at a welcoming Churchill hotel.
Day 7 Our last day is spent in Churchill, where again activities depends on tide time. We'll depart Churchill in the evening and check into the Four Points Sheraton in Winnipeg upon arrival.
Day 8 Guests may depart Winnipeg at their leisure.