Step into the real wilds of Ontario. Spend your days paddling lakes and spotting wildlife, your evenings around a log fire gazing at starry skies. Welcome to your ‘get away from it all’ holiday.
• International flights with Air Transat based on London Gatwick in economy class
• Includes seat selection on Air Transat flights only
• Internal flights to Thunder Bay and Miminiska lodge
• 4 nights in Miminska Lodge
• 1 night in Toronto & 1 night in Thunder Bay
• Daily guided activities
Why not upgrade your flights to Club Class.
Treat yourself and upgrade your hotel to a deluxe or luxury accommodation.
Day 1 Toronto
After arrival into Toronto, settle into your chosen hotel for one night. Spend the rest of the day exploring this cosmopolitan city.
Day 2 Toronto – Thunder Bay
Today, fly across the beautiful Ontario countryside and great lakes of Canada, to the northern city of Thunder Bay. Overnight in Thunder Bay. You may wish to independently explore Fort William Historical Park after checking into the hotel. In the evening, you’ll enjoy dinner on the waterfront, then set sail on Lake Superior at sunset with a guided cruise. A gentle sailboat tour of Thunder Bay’s harbour and surrounding area. Halfway through the tour, the anchor is set and passengers are welcome to open their own bottle of wine, sample an assortment cheeses, crisps, olives and local chocolates and watch the sunset. If a stop at the lighthouse is made, passengers may take a brief walk around the break wall and rugged lighthouse grounds. Overnight in Thunder Bay.
Day 3-6 Thunder Bay – Miminiska Lake
This morning, you are transferred to the airport for a private flight from Thunder Bay to Miminiska. Over the next 4 days, you will get to craft your perfect wilderness adventure. Guided activities include canoe and kayak excursions, hiking and fishing (lake, river and night fishing on offer – licences payable locally). First Nations groups provide interpretive explorations of the land and history. To relax, join in arts and crafts, yoga and stargazing. Independent activities such as stand-up paddle boarding, a natural sauna, bonfires and nightly entertainment are also part of the experience.
Day 7 Miminiska Lake – Thunder Bay
Enjoy a scenic flight back to Thunder Bay International Airport for your flight to Toronto. Extend your stay in Canada further or continue your journey home.Want to alter anything?
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Selected departure dates between June and September 2019
Price based on London Gatwick departure airport, please call for other departure airports
Please note prices and availability are subject to change