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Cruising amongst the natural beauty of the 1000 Islands and the St. Lawrence River it will trace the historic routes of those early Upper Canada explorers. unDiscovered Tours in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has three new craft liquor tours: Saskatoon Craft Brewery tour, Saskatoon Cocktail Tour and Saskatoon Craft Liquor tour. Frontiers North Adventures, in Churchill, Manitoba, will introduce its first Conservation Journey: Beluga Whales tour this summer and is taking bookings for 2023. It is also in the process of converting its fleet of tundra buggies to electric power, with plans to convert all 12 vehicles by 2030. The company is adding more departure cities, launching trips out of Montréal beginning autumn 2022, and by autumn 2023 will have direct trips from WInnipeg, Montréal and Calgary. Metis Crossing, Alberta, has launched three new tours: Vision Hopes & Dreams, a guided wildlife tour to see white bison, wood bison, plains bison,

northern lights at aurora village, yellowknife, NWT

elk and Percheron horses; Paddle into the Past, a four-hour tour including canoeing on the North Saskatchewan River; and Walk in our Mocs Archery Program, a two-hour experience learning archery, and cultural traditions. Parks Canada has nine new tours that will appeal to travellers interested in soft adventure, historical, natural history and Indigenous culture. From Old


Ottawa’s striking Fairmont Château Laurier

Québec to Whale Country is a sevenday adventure through Québec’s whale country while Let’s Conquer Québec City is a three-day getaway that dives into the history of the province. 1000 Islands Helicopter Tours in Ontario has introduced a Seaway and Cider Tour: a heli tour viewing of Singer Castle, Boldt Castle, and shipwrecks, plus a tour of local cidery BUSL, a tasting flight of

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