Winnipeg, the capital of Manitoba, is a vibrant city offering a fantastic contrast to the outstanding natural beauty that fills the province.
As the geographical centre of Canada, many escorted tours come through Winnipeg at some point. Sitting close to the North Dakota and Minnesota borders, Winnipeg holidays enjoy good links to the US as well as being a destination in its own right.
Things to do in Winnipeg
The Exchange District is a colourful and cosmopolitan neighbourhood that boasts an extensive collection of turn-of-the-century architecture and is home to the city’s arts community. The Forks National Historic site is a bustling market that dates back to the turn of the century and includes the Plaza, where there are a constantly-changing array of shops and attractions. The Winnipeg Art Gallery (W.A.G) is a unique building constructed from Manitoba Tyndall stone and is home to the largest collection of contemporary Inuit art.
When to go to Winnipeg
Winnipeg, Canada sees average summer high temperatures of 25.8°C in July and winter lows of around -22.8°C.
Touring in Winnipeg
Winnipeg’s position and attractions make it an ideal destination for both escorted and self-drive tours.
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Whiteshell Provincial Park
Inside Forks Market
Assiniboine Park Pavilion
The Forks National Historic Site
Winnipeg Art Gallery
The Exchange District