Toronto * VIA Rail's "The Corridor" train * Montreal * VIA Rail's "The Ocean" Train * Halifax
This tour will give you the chance to see a large portion of Eastern and Atlantic Canada’s diverse landscapes. You’ll be travelling through rural Ontario and charming Quebec, and the Maritime provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. The train rides from Toronto to Montreal and then to Halifax which will allow you to admire the beauty of this country while being completely relaxed in the comfort of your rail car.
9 days from £ 2,068 per person twin share including flights
|Departing Between||EARLY BOOKING
|01 May - 24 May||£2068||Quote|
|25 May - 09 Jun||£2104||Quote|
|10 Jun - 21 Jun||£2104||Quote|
|22 Jun - 30 Jun||£2464||Quote|
|01 Jul - 16 Aug||£2464||Quote|
|17 Aug - 31 Aug||£2104||Quote|
|01 Sep - 20 Oct||£2104||Quote|
|21 Oct - 28 Oct||£2068||Quote|
SUPPLEMENT WILL APPLY
|Please note that "The Ocean Train"
departs Montreal on a Wednesday,
Friday and Sunday
Day 1 - UK to Toronto
Your Canada holiday starts with a departure for Toronto onboard an Air Canada flight from Heathrow. On arrival you will transfer by private car to your downtown hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore Canada’s commercial and cultural centre.
Overnights (2): Toronto - Courtyard by Marriott
Day 2 - Toronto
Discover the many identities of this cosmopolitan city on a sightseeing tour of Toronto. Build your own Toronto experience with the freedom of our Hop-On-Hop-Off City Tour aboard a London-Style Double Decker Bus or Trolley. Let the friendly and knowledgeable tour guides educate you on the fun facts and history of Toronto as they take you through the city with stops at or near all major hotels in the downtown area. The ticket also includes a free boat tour (available seasonally) of the Toronto Harbour and Islands. Let the tour company with over 100 years of experience introduce you the history and excitement that is Toronto!
Day 3 - Toronto to Montreal on VIA Rail's "The Corridor"
Independent transfer to Union Station to board VIA Rail’s The Corridor train to Montreal. You will be passing quaint little towns along Lake Ontario, the historic city of Kingston, the Thousand Islands region and ride close to the American border before crossing into the province of Quebec. The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore this lively city and enjoy its cosmopolitan nightlife.
Overnights (2): Montreal - Best Western Ville Marie Hotel & Suites
Day 4 - Montreal
Today, you will be going on a full-day excursion by bus to explore beautiful Quebec City. Discover the historical treasures and wonderful “joie de vivre” atmosphere of Quebec. Your expert guide provides narration as you tour through the only walled city in North America. Highlights include the Upper and Lower Towns, the Parliament Buildings, the Plains of Abraham and the Citadel. You will also visit the spectacle of Montmorency Falls, just outside of Quebec City. Tour only operates until Oct 12 departure.
Day 5 - Montreal to Halifax on VIA Rail's "The Ocean"
On a three-hour sightseeing tour of Montreal, you will see numerous highlights, such as the Notre Dame Basilica, the financial and residential districts, historic Old Montreal, the charming Latin Quarter and much more. You will see the Olympic Complex, travel through the campus of McGill University and savour the panoramic views from an observation point on top of Mont Royal. Afterwards, you will transfer independently to the train station to board VIA Rail’s The Ocean with the final destination of Halifax. Meals included Jun 01 -Oct 12 departures only.
Overnight (1): Onboard VIA Rail’s The Ocean
Day 6 - Halifax
This morning you will wake up to the beautiful scenery of the Baie des Chaleurs. At this point, The Ocean turns southwards and travels across New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, reaching Halifax in midafternoon. After your train journey, you can relax at your hotel or start exploring the coastal city of Halifax and enjoy its nightlife. Halifax is located on one of the world’s largest natural harbours and bears all the hallmarks of both a modern and historic city. You can discover its proud maritime heritage in the many museums and along the waterfront area which includes the restored Historic Properties.
Overnights (2): Halifax - Atlantica Hotel
Day 7 - Halifax
Today you will partake in a sightseeing highlights tour with a visit to the Titanic burial site plus St. Paul's Church, the Historic Properties, Halifax Citadel National Park and the Victorian Public Gardens. Admission to the Citadel included.
Day 8 - Halifax to UK
Today a full day to sightsee further before your evening departure when you will be transferred by private car to Halifax International Airport in time to check in for your overnight flight home.
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.
|Toronto||Courtyard By Marriott Toronto|
|Montreal||Best Western Plus Ville Marie Hotel & Suites|
|Halifax||Atlantica Hotel Halifax|
Tour Price Includes:
All offers are subject to availability. once a booking is confirmed your holiday price is 100% GUARANTEED against any increase in price such as currency exchange fluctuations or fuel surcharges. Other companies may surcharge you by up to 10% more!
Location: Downtown hotel close to shops, dining, and transit, a 5 minute walk to the Eaton Centre, and a 25 minute walk to the CN Tower.
Number of Rooms: 575
Accommodation: Air conditioning, TV, in-room movies (charge), telephone, WIFI internet access available throughtout the property (free), clock radio, coffee maker, iron with board, hair dryer, adjoining rooms available on request, rollaway bed free, Green Key. 19 floors witth elevator, non smoking property, restaurant, bar, coffee shop, indoor pool, fitness centre, whirlpool, business centre, gift shop, parking $35, Wheelchair accessible rooms with roll in shower.