Holiday: Heaven On Earth

Episode 9 - Churchill

Sarah Siese journeyed to the small town of Churchill in northern Canada to witness polar bears making their way towards the freshly frozen waters of Hudson Bay.

Episode 9 - Churchill


Standard double rooms in Churchill cost around £120 per night, based on travel in October:

Tundra Inn from £73 per night
Bear Country Inn from £120 per night
The Aurora Inn from £132 per night

Prices correct as of 10 March 2012. ( and

Tundra Buggy Lodge

If you want to get on that Tundra Buggy Lodge and wake up to see the polar bears in the morning, package deals start from £2,359 per person for a 4-day, 3-night package. This includes return flights from Winnipeg to Churchill, and one night's accommodation on the tundra buggy. (Frontier Canada)

A Churchill Town and Tundra Polar Bear Adventure with Frontiers North starts at $2,449 (£1,594) per person. This includes hotel accommodation, flights to Churchill from Winnipeg and Tundra Buggy Adventure. Dog sledding can be added for $90 (£58) per person. It does not cover international flights London to Winnipeg.


Flights to Churchill via Winnipeg range from £720 - £980 (or more) per person.

Prices correct as of 6 December 2011 (


Tundra Buggy

$399 (£260) per person

Dog sledding

$90 (£58) per person