Polar Bears & Whales of Cumberland Sound
Take in the awe-inspiring, pristine landscapes from the moment you step off the plane in Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Seldom visited, Cumberland Sound is one of the richest and most captivating polar environments, bursting with diverse wildlife, dramatic mountains and fiords. Exploring the Arctic by boat and land, enjoy boundless adventure and incredible wonders to see at every angle. Experience the best of the Arctic’s summer season, surrounded by natural, untouched beauty at your remote Arctic safari camp.
See polar bears, walrus, beluga and bowhead whales amongst spectacular, pristine landscapes under the Midnight Sun. Tour by boat, the spectacular fiords of Cumberland Sound and visit Kekerten Territorial Park. Try kayaking for chances to encounter large pods of beluga whales, and explore Kingniat Fiord in search of Bowhead Whales. Visit Pangnirtung Fiord, the southern entrance to Akshayuk Pass, the gateway to Mt. Asgard and Thor Peak, and enjoy a hike into Auyuittuq National Park. Whether sitting quietly waiting for a passing bowhead whale, or a shore lunch watching walrus, have your camera ready to capture the stunning images all day long.