Tour # 5: Beluga Whalewatching Tours and Boat Tours in Tuktoyaktuk
Tour # 5A: 1 hr. Tuk Harbour:          $   75 person
Tour # 5B: 2 hr. Whales:                    $ 150 person
Tour # 5C: 2 days/1 nt:                       $ 500 person
Available: July 1 - September 15
  N/A from July 1 - August 15 as Beluga Tagging Project in progress
Discounts: Discounts for 10 or more persons
Pax: Minimum of 4 persons required
Tour Schedule: Daily at 11 am + 6 pm
Tour n/a if strong winds + choppy waters
Notes: Warm travel clothing ie. warm jackets extra
Inuvialuit Harvesters have preference in the whalewatching area
We are not allowed to interfere in the harvesting practices

Tour Details:

We have various Beluga Whalewatching Tours and Boat Tours in Tuktoyaktuk.

Tour # 5A:    1 hr. and includes:
  • Boat Tour in the Tuktoyaktuk Harbour
  • Inuvialuit Fishing Camps around the harbour
  • The Dewline Site
  • View Tuktoyaktuk from the harbour
Tour # 5B:    2 hrs. and includes:
  • Boat transport to the whalewatching area near the Mackenzie River
  • Whalewatching Area approx. 20 km. west of Tuktoyaktuk
  • It takes about 30 mins. to travel to the site and 30 mins. to return to Tuk
  • Watch the Beluga Whales
  • Excellent photo ops
Tour # 5C:    2 days/1 nt. and includes:
  • all of Tour # 5B
  • 2 hr. Tuk Tour
  • Display of Inuvialuit Clothing
  • Traditional lunch + dinner
  • Accoms.
Your Tour Guide will talk about:
  • History of Tuktoyaktuk and it’s people and their Lifestyle of hunting, trapping and fishing
  • The Lifestyle at the Inuviauit Fishing Camps
  • Wildlife around Tuktoyaktuk
  • How the Inuvialuit use all parts of the whale for subsistence
  • How we make muktuk (whale skin + blubber ) for food
  • How we make carvings from the bones of the whale  
Note:
  • Inuvialuit Harvesters have preference in the whalewatching area
  • We are not allowed to interfere with the harvesting of the Inuvialuit