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Classic Canadian Tours Polar Bear Safari

119-1440 Aviation Pk NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 7E2, Canada
+1 403-295-1415
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Edmonton departure but brilliant!

Despite the early start to hop on board, the entire experience was fantastic. Meals were ample and... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Keith T
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
A Convenient Way to see the Polar Bears in 1 day!

On November 12th a friend and I took the 1.5 hour flight with Classic Canadian Tours from Saskatoon... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Melinda L
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Regina, Canada
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“tundra buggy” (12 reviews)
“polar bears” (16 reviews)
“hudson bay” (6 reviews)
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119-1440 Aviation Pk NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 7E2, Canada
This attraction is at Calgary Intl Airport
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Despite the early start to hop on board, the entire experience was fantastic. Meals were ample and tasty (Although lunch could have used a little more), the flight and staff were excellent, the buses were reasonable for short transport, the buggy driver was educational and...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 18 November 2016

On November 12th a friend and I took the 1.5 hour flight with Classic Canadian Tours from Saskatoon to Churchill. We left around 7:30am and on the flight were served a delicious hot breakfast while we were educated about the polar bears. Once we arrived...More

1  Thank Melinda L
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I realize the cost of getting into such an isolated community and the fact that a person just can't go on their own, however, the rickety school buses after a grueling 6-7 hour ride on a bouncy, slow tundra buggy was a definite disappointment. The...More

Thank djreber
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Took the one day tour from Saskatoon. Expected it to be a tiny airplane, but was a full 737, 120 people were on the tour, which meant three buggies in Churchill. Had great weather, which was good. During the flight there they gave a bit...More

1  Thank ericainottawa
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Amazing doesn't begin to describe this trip. Seeing sixteen polar bears in one day, one so close that could almost reach out of the tundra buggy and touch it, was incredible. Classic Canadian Tours has organized a day that, while long, was well organized and...More

Thank lbruseker
Reviewed 3 November 2015

What an incredible one day experience to wake up at 4:00 a.m., 5:00 a.m. catch a shuttle bus to the Canadian North Air terminal in Calgary, fly two hours to Churchill, Manitoba, During the 2 hr. flight, be given a great deal of information on...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We had a great trip to Churchill with Classic Canadian Tours! The flight from Calgary was fast and enjoyable - a little over 2 hours. Canadian North airlines was fantastic. The flight crew was very friendly and helpful. Plus you can park right at their...More

3  Thank CarrieAnn403
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Traveled with Classic Canadian Tours on November 1, 2015: I was one of a group of eight people traveling together on this Safari. Classic Canadian Tours (CCT) made sure our group was seated together on the plane to and from Churchill and were assigned to...More

2  Thank 04CaitW
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Friday Oct 23 2015 we went to Churchill Manitoba to see the polar bears. I really wanted to go there because I am very worried about the future of the polar bears. We went by plane first thing in the morning to Churchill from Calgary,...More

7  Thank Pheff_13
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Okay, so this certainly isn't a cheap activity, but it is well worth it! Overall, I felt that the tour was very well-organized - even though the group was large, everything ran very smoothly. The guides were very informative, and everyone involved was quite helpful....More

6  Thank NotTheStig586
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Response from Melinda L | Reviewed this property |
I only used my iPhone to snap pics with, sorry, I don't have an answer for you.
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