- >Round trip jet flight travel between Montreal and Kuujjuaq
- >Round trip air travel between Kuujjuaq and Rapid Lake Camp
- >Group information meeting with your tour guide from Day 1 to Day 6
- >Guided excursions by seaplane with a pilot-guide who speaks French and English
- >Accommodations in cosy private mountain chalets with showers and hot water
- >Full board, including dinner on the first day and breakfast on the last day
- >Our outstanding Ungava-style hors d’œuvres
- >Snacks and beverages between mealsAccess
- >Free access to Wi-Fi
QUEBEC and LABRADOR
FROM 11 350 $ CAD
Valid until 6/08/2016
Privately guided 5 nights – (custom package available)
An amazing 6-day adventure takes you to “Land’s End” on the tip of the Quebec & Labrador Peninsula. A tour rich in majestic scenery, punctuated by extraordinary excursions, including the northeast edge of North America, majestic fjords, herds of caribou, and polar bears. This remarkable itinerary enables you to encounter the incomparable as you experience the Arctic natural wonders.
Added Features of Rapid Lake Lodge
– Guaranteed departures for groups of 2 or more
– Meals providing a taste of Nunavik cuisine
– Early booking discount on some dates (please check with us)
Price per person, double occupancy 6 days / 5 nights, from 11 350 $ CAD (plus tax).
Our Price Includes:
Optional activities – can be added on request, personal gear, alcoholic drinks, taxes, or tipping at your discretion (international standard 5-10$USD/day/person)
Further detailed tax info is available in the “Rates” section. http://www.rapidlake.com/en/francais-tarifs/
DATES 2016: July 12 – 17, 17 – 22, 22 – 27 and July 27 – August 1, 1-6
FLIGHT TIME: about 3 hours
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 3 max
TOUR GUIDE: experienced pilot-guide who speaks both French and English
HIKES/TREKS: easily accessible, not particularly demanding
LOCAL TRANSPORTATION: floatplane
TRIP INTO THE WILDS
– Highest tides in the world
– Herds of caribou
– Polar bears at sea
– Series of fjords, mountain peaks and waterfalls
– Aurora borealis
– Aromatic Labrador tea at sunset
Day 1: Montreal – Kuujjuaq – Rapid Lake Flight. Upon arrival at Rapid Lake, the manager-owner will welcome you with a cocktail and overview of your upcoming itinerary. Afternoon hike to take in the subarctic tundra. Dinner and overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 2: Excursion to the continent Land’s End Renowned for its “other worldly” landscape, the northeast tip of North America offers unsurpassed scenic views of the Arctic tundra. En route, you will fly over polar bears and magnificent icebergs. Stops along the way enable you to soak up such out-of-the-way spots as glaciers, waterfalls, fjords, snowy summits… Your day includes lunch at seaside. Overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 3: Exploration of the Fjords Discover some of the most imposing fjords in North America. Flying between the gigantic rock walls of the Nachvak Fjord, you will stop to visit a waterfall, geological formation and thousand-year-old tomb. Fly over famous Mount D’Iberville and Minaret Glacier with a stop at a stunning glacial valley to witness geography that is second to none. Overnight stay at the Lodge and Labrador tea tasting.
Day 4: Migrate with the Caribou Your first sight of the long processions of caribou stretching out over countless kilometres will leave you speechless. After a long winter, thousands return in July to give birth on the Georges River plateau. This region is well known by both amateur and professional photographers on a quest for safari shots. Overnight stay at the Lodge.
Day 5: Nachvak fjord. In the morning, you will explore one of the most impressive fjords of the Torgats Mountains national park in Labrador. Also discover striking waterfalls, gorges and archeological sites. Down from cliffs observe polar bears, seals and whales. Overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 6: Caribou, wolves and tundra dwelling black bears. Today we’ll visit a variety of wildlife habitats; wolf dens, calving grounds of the George River caribou herd and a glaciated valley where lives a unique species of tundra dwelling black bear. Overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 7: Return Trip. Breakfast at the Lodge.
Keep in Mind
The suggested tour is a general example and may be modified upon request. The itinerary is flexible based on local conditions and may occasionally occur in reverse order. Bushland flights are often subject to last-minute change depending on weather conditions, in which case the itinerary will be adapted to the best possible alternative. 2% discount for payment by cheque.
Rapid Lake Lodge is situated in Arctic Quebec in the heart of the sub-arctic tundra, 1,400 km from Montreal and 150 km southeast of Kuujjuaq. Rapid Lake Lodge is charming and cosy, constructed completely by hand with round timber. All lodgings are equipped with modern conveniences and provide daily maid service. Departing from Rapid Lake, you’ll fly out every day to experience the regional natural wonders and arctic wilderness.
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