Toronto * Niagara Falls * Ottawa * Quebec City * Montreal * Toronto
On this Eastern adventure you’ll discover Canada’s fortified towns, canals and historic forts of Canada’s founding cultures comfortably coexist with cosmopolitan cities boasting exciting fashion and food, world-class attractions and thriving artistic communities. See the splendour of the Laurentian Mountains, the majestic St. Lawrence River and the beautiful Thousand Islands resort region. You’ll journey alongside tulip-lined waterways and cruise to the foot of thundering Niagara Falls.
9 days from £1,781 sharing twin including scheduled flights
**Option available to Travel from Gatwick with Air Transat**
|Departure Dates||EARLY BOOKING
|13, 27 May 2017||£1781||£1678||£2135||Quote|
|03. 10 Jun||£1781||£1678||£2135||Quote|
|08, 22 Jul||£2150||£2047||£2504||Quote|
|02, 09, 16 Sep||£1781||£1678||£2135||Quote|
Day 1 - U.K. - Toronto
Your Canada holiday starts with a departure from London Heathrow on an Air Canada flight to Toronto. Transfer by scheduled airporter coach to your hotel. After a check-in with your tour director, the remainder of the day is free to explore the streets of this dynamic city. Discover the delights of Toronto’s colourful neighbourhoods, take a ride to the top of the CN Tower, experience the lively theatre district and indulge in one of the numerous restaurants.
Overnights(2): Toronto - Courtyard by Marriott
Day 2 - Toronto - Niagara Falls Excursion
This morning we meet our fellow travellers at breakfast before setting out to discover the many identities of the world’s most cosmopolitan city. After seeing the provincial parliament buildings, the waterfront, the imposing CN Tower and lively Chinatown, we leave the city and head for the Niagara Peninsula. We pass through the enchanting Victorian town of Niagara-on-the-Lake and follow the scenic Niagara Parkway to Niagara Falls. Ample time is allocated to admire the falls and take part in some of Niagara Falls numerous activities. Don’t forget your camera to capture the spectacular views! Buffet Breakfast Included
Day 3 - Toronto to Ottawa
We leave the Toronto skyline behind and drive east along the shores of Lake ontario to the former capital of Upper Canada, Kingston. Here you have an option of enjoying an entertaining and relaxing lunch cruise through the beautiful Admiralty group of islands. Our route then winds through rolling farmland, following the rivers and lakes of the Rideau Waterway. Upon arrival in Ottawa, we enjoy a sightseeing tour of the national capital. Defined by the Rideau Canal and the government buildings on Parliament Hill, the city offers many great sights including many public gardens, the Byward Market and City Hall. Buffet Breakfast Included
Overnight(1): Ottawa - Four Points Gatineau or Capital Hill Hotel & Suites or Holiday Inn Ottawa East
Day 4 - Ottawa to Quebec City
This morning we travel along the scenic Ottawa River to the French-speaking province of Quebec. We skirt the magnificent Laurentians and follow the Chemin du Roy Highway past rustic Quebecois villages and historic shrines. Today’s journey ends in Quebec’s cultural heartland, Quebec City. We tour within the walls of the old city and view the ornate city gates, Lower Town, the Citadel and Battlefields Park. Continental Breakfast Included
Overnights(2): Quebec City - Hotel Clarion Quebec or Auberge Quebec or Hotel Lindbergh.
Day 5 - Quebec City
The day is at your leisure to further explore the sights of this charming World Heritage Site. You can enjoy an optional full day excursion to Tadoussac including 3 hours of whalewatching on the St. Lawrence River at the mouth of the Saguenay River aboard a regular boat or a Zodiac (additional cost). Upon return, we will visit the spectacular Montmorency Falls that are 30 metres higher than the Niagara Falls with a flow of roughly 35,000 litres of water per second (125,000 litres during the spring). The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore this historic French-Canadian city with narrow streets and unique boutiques. Continental Breakfast Included.
Day 6 - Quebec City to Montreal
Departing from Quebec City we drive along the St. Lawrence River in the footsteps of the early settlers. Upon arrival in Montreal, we tour the second-largest French-speaking city in the world. The dynamic city of Montreal encapsulates the two founding cultures of Canada and boasts a curious blend of history and modernity. Touring the downtown area we view the Olympic Complex, charming Old Montreal, McGill University, the residential streets of Mount Royal and the bustling shopping streets. Continental Breakfast Included
Overnight(1): Montreal - Hotel Lord Berri or Hotel Espresso Holiday Inn Express or Hotel Faubourg Montreal
Day 7 - Montreal to Toronto
Today's route takes us back to Toronto, where you will have time to explore colourful neighbourhoods and to sample some of the cities great restaurants and wonderful entertainment. Continental Breakfast Included
Overnight(1): Toronto - Courtyard by Marriott
Day 8 - Toronto to UK
A time for last-minute shopping and sad farewells. Transfer by scheduled airport coach to Pearson International Airport, Toronto, in time to check in for your return flight. Continental Breakfast Included
Day 9 - Arrive UK
BRITISH AIRWAYS ECONOMY CLASS DOMESTIC ADD-ONS
Available in conjunction with your trans-atlantic Air Canada flights between London and to/from Aberdeen, Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Newcastle. Details on request.
Air Canada Upgrade to Executive First
Designed to provide you with your own personal space that's ideal for a good night's sleep, each Executive First Suite* reclines into a fully flat bed at the touch of a button. Armed with a comfy pillow and duvet and fully equipped with all the latest in-flight amenities, you'll arrive at your destination completely refreshed and ready to start your day
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