20 Apr 2018 | Polar Bear

3 Reasons We Love Trips To See Polar Bears In Summer

When people think about polar bears they immediately envision scenes of snow and ice. Did you know you can also see polar bears in summer? In fact, you can travel to the Canadian Arctic almost year-round for chances to see these Arctic icons – it is home to more than 60% of the world’s polar bear population! In summer, you can have unique experiences spotting majestic polar bears and other wildlife including whales and walrus.  In August, travellers on our Polar Bears […]

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05 Mar 2018 | Wildlife

Arctic Travellers View Polar Bear Cub Up-Close in Summer

Polar bears are most often photographed on snowy backdrops. Many travellers don’t know that polar bears can be seen in all seasons, including summer! In summer, you can get the unique opportunity to see polar bears on land and swimming. Plus, you’ll enjoy the mild temperatures – up to 20°C (68°F) – and long, sunny […]

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17 Jun 2016 | Featured Trip

5 Reasons to visit the Arctic in the summer

Summer Arctic Sunset

Strangely enough, the Arctic isn’t always a top-of-mind destination for a summer escape. With unmatched natural beauty, unique wildlife and outdoor fun at every turn, the Canadian Arctic is a must-visit vacation spot. With Iqaluit just a three hour flight from Ottawa, it’s now more accessible than ever. If the cold-weather rumors (spoiler alert: it’s […]

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