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Dan's Diner Getaway Package

2 days
USD 1087.99
Across the frozen Churchill River&nbsp;a remote dining experience awaits at 58° North latitude,&nbsp;surrounded by wilderness beneath the northern lights. <p><br>Imagine dining beneath the northern lights with a world-class meal that features regional and local fare. This is Dan's&nbsp;Diner, a remote culinary adventure like no other.</p>

Clue-Gathering Adventure Game - Winnipeg, MB

Clue-Gathering Adventure Game - Winnipeg, MB
2 hours
USD 10.00
3Quest Challenge is a digital adventure game that takes you around the city to complete 3 Quests using your smartphone.<br>You'll start out at a Home Base, then the game will lead you on 3 Quests around the city. Each Quest has 3 checkpoints. At each checkpoint, you'll answer a question to collect a clue, and then perform a challenge. For each question you answer correctly, you score a point! After you've completed the Quests, you'll come back to your Home Base to solve your final puzzle using the clues you've collected, and get even more points by solving the final puzzle correctly!<br>The objective is to have fun, score the most points, and correctly solve the final puzzle! You can form teams, race your friends, or just have an afternoon of fun with family and friends. Oh, and remember that you are not alone; you have a guide that is just a call or text away that can help throughout your adventure!<br>

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 YWG Winnipeg Airport Info & Guide

Winnipeg International Airport

Where is Winnipeg Airport?  

The point where the Assiniboine and Red Rivers meet in Winnipeg, the capital of Manitoba on the Canadian prairies, was once a fur trading post. Today "The Forks" is a popular recreation and year-round gathering spot. Winter temperatures below -15°C (5°F), even as low as -40°C (-40°F) at times, coupled with biting wind, have earned the city the nickname "Winterpeg". In summer, however, the humidex (the combined effect of heat and humidity) reaches above 30°C (86°F), and the longest day of the year lasts 16 hours. In this city of contrasts, you'll find history and architecture, multiculturalism and culture, and a resilient people. 

Winnipeg International Airport (IATA: YWG, ICAO: CYWG), officially Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, also referred to as Winnipeg Richardson Airport, or more commonly known as Winnipeg Airport, is located 8 kilometres (5 miles) from  Winnipeg city centre, Manitoba, Canada.

Winnipeg Airport served 3,778,035 passengers in 2015, making it the busiest airport in the province.

Winnipeg Airport is a hub for Calm Air, Perimeter Aviation and NewLeaf. Other airlines that fly to Winnipeg Airport include Air Canada, Air Transat, Bearskin Airlines, Delta Air Lines, First Air, Sunwing Airlines, United Express and WestJet.

Note that Perimeter Aviation operates from a separate terminal building, referred to as the Perimeter Terminal.

Airlines that fly to Winnipeg Airport include Calgary, Cancún, Chicago, Churchill, Denver, Edmonton, Flin Flon, Fort Lauderdale, Halifax, Kelowna, Las Vegas, London, Mazatlan, Minneapolis, Montego Bay, Montréal, Ottawa, Palm Springs, Phoenix, Puerto Vallarta, Punta Cana, Rankin Inlet, Red Lake, Regina, Saskatoon, The Pas, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Vancouver, Varadero and Victoria.

We suggest your best bets for Winnipeg Airport transfers are taxi, the bus, or a hotel shuttle. Details are included in this guide.


 Other Items of Interest at Winnipeg Airport

Services at Winnipeg Airport include:

  • 7-11 convenience store 
  • Petro Canada gas station
  • Play areas
  • Chapel - Departures, near gate 4
  • Information Centre kiosk (including language services) - main level, near entrance door 3
  • Golding Ambassadors (volunteers) - look for their gold vests
  • Duty free pre-order service - buy upon arrival, collect it upon departure from Canada
  • Canadian Aviation Museum


The airport is fully operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Perimeter Aviation flights operate from the Perimeter Terminal.

Additional Winnipeg Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2021