Arctic Weekend Getaway
3 days/2 nights -Every Friday to Sunday – Feb to end of October 2016
If you’re short on time or simply want to get a taste for the Arctic, our Arctic weekend getaways deliver days full of fun and excitement.
Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut and “Canada’s Coolest City”, is the perfect destination for an Arctic getaway. This dynamic city offers an array of delights for all travellers, including cultural and historical attractions, fun and exciting activities for all ages, and a variety of outdoor adventures.
Art and music lovers will appreciate the variety of arts and crafts created by a plethora of local artists as well as the many art, culture, and music festivals held throughout the year. With its close proximity to beautiful parklands and a range of striking landscapes, Iqaluit also offers photographers and nature and wildlife enthusiasts spectacular vistas and stunning panoramic views. Active travellers and adrenaline junkies will certainly revel in the variety of outdoor activities available, including dog sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, igloo building, cross-country skiing, hiking, kayaking, diving, fishing, ATV adventures, and more. With its intriguing Inuit culture, striking environment, and access to some ofCanada’s most picturesque parks, an Arctic getaway in Iqaluit truly offers something of interest for every visitor.
Our Arctic Weekend Getaway allows you the opportunity to make your Arctic dream come true at an amazing deal. For less than the price of regular standard airfare, this exclusive Arctic getaway will give you a taste of the true Arctic, above the tree line. Take advantage of an included Iqaluit city tour and orientation, with independent time to take in the sights at your leisure. Or make the most of your break with an array of fun and exciting optional activities. Accessible, family friendly, and affordable, our Arctic Weekend Getaway packages are the best way to sample one of the last travel frontiers.
2016 3 days / 2 nights Price (this includes round trip air from Ottawa)
Adult: CDN $1299 (plus taxes and fees of CDN $346.33), based on double occupancy