Tundra North Tours Ltd.
Thinking about visiting Canada's North? Let us organize your trip so you can focus on enjoying your #AuthenticArcticExperience! Local tour operator offering tours in the Mackenzie Delta area, including boat and flight tours to Tuktoyaktuk, Dempster Highway Tours and much much more! Check out our website for additional tour offerings and details.
Looking to save on flights to the Northwest Territorries? We also offer all-inclusive flight tour summer packages! -- 20% off our 6 day Ultimate Arctic Experience Summer Package. September 2-7! Book online using code 20off
Mackenzie Delta Boat Tour
Experience the unique ecosystem of the spectacular Mackenzie Delta with our Mackenzie Delta Boat Tour. Our route takes you to the main channel, past traditional whaling camps and along the river to our Delta Camp. From bears to bald eagles, this trip offers the opportunity to catch a glimpse of a variety of resident wildlife! Our local guides explain the rich history of the region whilst telling you first-hand stories of life in the north. Visit our website for more details!
Tuktoyaktuk Delta River Cruise (one way only by boat)
Already found your way to or from Tuk by air and wish to purchase our exclusive boat tour one way only?
Travel by boat to or from Tuktoyaktuk (the direction is your choice!) Experience the East Channel, the Mackenzie River and the Arctic Ocean. We'll make stops along the way for the opportunity to explore this beautiful land with your local guide.
Stop at a traditional Inuvialuit whaling camp along the Arctic Ocean and get a taste of local food while learning about the ancient ways of the people as it is done today. Visit our website for more information!
Tuktoyaktuk Delta River Cruise
Boat one way - fly the other way! Our exclusive boat and air tour takes you to the inuvialuit community of Tuktoyaktuk. We start by cruising up the East channel to the mouth of the Mackenzie River where it joins with the Arctic Ocean. We'll make a few stops along the way; including a traditional Inuvialuit whaling camp, where you will learn about the inuvialuit peoples ancient ways of lurring and curring the catch of the day!
While visiting the community of Tuktoyaktuk, a local guide will take you to points of interest on a 2 hour historical tour of the area. The trip back to Inuvik is a scenic flight over the region, scanning the expansive vista of the spectacular Mackenzie Delta. Visit the website for more information.
Hershel Island Boat Adventure (4 days)
DAY ONE: Travel five hours by boat on the East Arm of the Mackenzie River from Inuvik up to the Arctic Ocean where we will set up camp on shore for the night whilst enjoying the solitude of the land and beauty of the midnight sun. Listen to stories from your local guide while enjoying a camp fire and supper.
DAY TWO: After breaking camp we head out on the ocean for a three to five hour trip to Herschel Island, we'll watch for beluga and bowhead whales as well as seals, caribou, bears and muskox.
Once at the Island we'll set up camp and settle into our new 'home' for the next two days. This is a great time to enjoy the wood stove, sauna and brave a dip in the Arctic Ocean. Evening is a great time to enjoy your surroundings at a fire by the shore or taking an evening hike.
DAY THREE: Guided boat tour and hike around the island for a glimpse of the island's wildlife and migratory birds, as well as the unique and numerous species of rare wild flowers and plant life. Visit the small, eclectic museum maintained by Canada Parks and Services which demonstrates the history of the island, including recovered artifacts from the ongoing archeological digs.
DAY FOUR: Free time in the morning to relax, or wander freely taking in any sights you might have missed or last minute photos before we break camp, load the boat and hit the water back to Inuvik.
Equipment Rentals - Canoe's, Kayaks, Snowmobiles
Looking for equipment to help you with your own adventure? We got you covered!
Fishing Equipment | Kayak Rentals | Canoe Rentals | Snowmobile Rentals
For more information please visit our website at: www.tundranorthtours.com
Taste The Arctic Tour
Enjoy our one hour tour of Inuvik, learn about our inuvialuit culture and the towns history from our local guides. Afterwards, join us for a Cultural Dinner. This is a great way to experience our northern culture, learn about life in the north, past and present, and listen to some stories while enjoying great northern food prepared just for you!
You will try delicacies such as Maktak, Tuktu, Mipku, Pipsi, Fish, Berries, Moose, Duck, Bannock and other northern foods. (Whale meat and blubber, Caribou, Dry meat, Whale oil.)
Take a look at historical artifacts and tools, modern updates of these tools, traditional garments, local arts and crafts and fur pelts. Learn from your local hosts about their importance of survival to our culture, how they were made and how they are used today.
You will learn how your meal was harvested and prepared out on the land and how we are keeping those traditions alive.
We love the Arctic and call it home. We truly enjoy sharing it with our guests. Come join us for a night you won't soon forget! For more information please visit: www.tundranorthtours.com
Summer Dog Kennel Tour
Spend a couple of hours with Dan, Christine and their beautiful sled dog friends. Enjoy tea and snacks while visiting the race dogs and retired race dogs at this professional dog mushing kennel. Dan and Christine share stories from the trail and you learn about what it takes to survive with dogs over the course of a long Arctic winter. For more information please visit: www.tundranorthtours.com
Tuktoyaktuk Flight Tour
Take a scenic Flight Tour over the Mackenzie Delta to the Inuvialuit community of Tuktoyaktuk. Discover the rich culture and history of this small Inuvialuit community, right on the coast of the Arctic Ocean. Your local guide will share stories and history of the area. Take a tour of the community and experience the beauty of the year round permafrost. Climb a pingo, and even dip your toes in the Arctic Ocean! Visit us online for more details.
Hershel Island One Day Flight Tour
Fly from Inuvik to the unique land that is rich in culture an history - Hershel Island! Hike around for a glimpse of the island's wildlife and migratory birds, as well as the unique and numerous species of rare wild flowers and plant life. Visit the small, eclectic museum maintained by Parks and Services which demonstrates the history of the island, including recovered artifacts from the ongoing archeological digs. For more information please visit our website.
Summer Packages - Save on Flights and Tours!
Looking to save some money on your trip to Canada's North?
Have a look at our Summer Package deals to save some money on your Authentic Arctic Experience! All included package deals! - Accomodation, Flights, and Tours!
Current Promotion- 20% off our 5 day Yukon, NWT Summer Package! Book online using code 20off
For more information on these amazing summer packages please visit: www.tundranorthtours.com
Dempster Highway Tour
Looking for a change in scenery? Join us for our one day road trip down the Dempster Highway. Starting in Inuvik an hour long drive takes us to breathtaking views of the Richardson Mountains, to the rolling hills of tundra, and to the small hidden lakes! Due to the open nature of the Arctic tundra, this tour will provide you with the best chance to see local birds and wildlife such as eagles, wolves, moose, caribou, grizzly bears and more! We'll also pass the beautiful and quaint community of T'siigehtchic and make two ferry crossings on our way to the famous Arctic Circle Monument. Before heading home to Inuvik, we'll stretch our legs with a short hike (which is optional of course). Visit us online for more details on this incredible tour.
Winter Tours and Packages
Coming to see us this winter season? From driving the ice-roads to snowshoeing the Mackenzie Delta! We have your Authentic Arctic Winter Experience covered!
For more information about what tours we offer in the winter season please visit us at: www.tundranorthtours.com