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Eastern Explorer Escorted Tour

Toronto * Montreal * Quebec City * Ottawa * Muskokas * Niagara Falls

Travel Canada’s original wilderness highways and discover New World settlements, frontier trails and the modern excitement of lively, multi-cultural cities. Take in the awe inspiring natural wonders of surging rivers, the expansive rocky domain of the Canadian Shield, snow-capped mountains and the breath-taking power of Niagara Falls. Get ready for your call to the wild whilst whale watching in Quebec (optional) and walking O­ntario’s northern trails! Feel history come alive o­n the King’s highway and in North America’s o­nly fortified city, be romanced by canal-lined cities, cobbled streets and the honeymoon capital of the world. Experience the best of the new world!

2018 - 13 days from £2,643 twin share + flights


Day 1 - U.K. – Toronto

Your Canada holiday starts with a departure from London Heathrow o­n 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.

Overnights (2): Toronto - Chelsea Hotel

Day 2 – Toronto

Get better acquainted with your travelling companions at breakfast before exploring Toronto o­n a morning city tour. Experience the sights and sounds of this cosmopolitan city as you explore the downtown area and residential areas. Highlights include the Eaton Centre, Old and New City Hall, Casa Loma, Yorkvilleand the University of Toronto. You will pass the Rogers Centre and the CN Towerand drive along the waterfront for a complete impression of the city. The remainder of the day is free for independent exploration, shopping (the fabulous Eaton Centre is not to be missed), or simple relaxation. Continental Breakfast Included.

Day 3 - Toronto to Montreal

Departing early, we enjoy a pleasant drive east. Following the north shore of Lake O­ntario, we pass endless miles of rolling farmland. Our first destination is the beautiful Thousand Islands resort region, where we embark upon a relaxing cruise. After taking in the sights and sounds of this river playground, we re-board our tour coach for the drive to Montreal. Continental Breakfast included.

Overnights (2): Montreal - Delta Montreal

Day 4 – Montreal

This morning, we will 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. Afternoon is at leisure. Continental Breakfast Included.

Day 5 - Montreal to Quebec City

This morning, we prepare to depart from Montreal’s cosmopolitan atmosphere and follow the route of Canada’s first carriageway, the Chemin du Roy deep into French Canada. Winding our way through typical French-Canadian villages and towns, we experience true immersion in French culture. Upon arrival in Quebec City, we tour within the walls of the old city and view Lower Town, the Citadel, Battlefields Park and the ornate city gates. Continental Breakfast Included.

Overnights (2): Quebec City - Delta Quebec 

Day 6 - 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 a 3-hour whale watching tour o­n the St. Lawrence River at the mouth of the Saguenay River. Step aboard a regular boat or a high-speed Zodiac and go in search of the world’s largest mammals. Upon return, you will visit the spectacular Montmorency Falls that are 30 metres higher than the world-famous Niagara Falls. 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 7 - Quebec City to Ottawa

Following the north shore of the St. Lawrence, this morning we motor west, past Montreal, across the O­ntario border, and o­n to Ottawa — the nation’s capital. We stop for lunch along the way at the Sucrerie de la Montagne — an authentic sugar shack and pioneer-style restaurant. Upon arrival to Ottawa, we take a tour of Ottawa, We view the Parliament Buildings, residences of the Prime Minister and Governor General, The Rideau Canal (Designated by UNESCO as a world heritage site) and much more. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Continental Breakfast & Lunch Included.

Overnights (2): Ottawa - Delta Ottawa Hotel & Suites

Day 8 - Ottawa

Following Turtle Island aboriginal experience breakfast o­n Victoria Island, the afternoon is free for independent exploration of Ottawa's many museums and galleries, shopping at the Sparks Street Mall or perhaps take a boat cruise. Breakfast Included.

Day 9 - Ottawa to Midland

Our journey west from Ottawa features sparkling lakes, rushing streams, deep forests and characteristic northern towns. The trip will be highlighted by a visit to Algonquin Provincial Park where we will take a walk along the scenic trails. This immense wildlife and forest preserve is a favourite destination for camping expeditions during the summer months, and your walk will give you the opportunity to experience a little of it for yourself. Soon, we enter the Muskoka resort region, our destination for the night. Continental Breakfast Included.

Overnight (1): Midland - Best Western Highland Inn or Comfort Inn

Day 10 - Midland to Niagara

This morning, we visit Sainte-Marie among the Hurons. This fascinating three-acre historic site is a detailed reconstruction of the first inland European community in Canada. Next, we are driving south past Toronto and then through the orchards and vineyards of the Niagara Peninsula with your destination of Niagara Falls. A thrilling boat ride o­n the Hornblower Boat Cruise brings us to the foot of the thundering waterfalls for an unforgettable experience. Afterwards, you can enjoy an optional Niagara Helicopter Tour that gives you a breath-taking view of Niagara Falls and the surrounding region. The evening is free for exploring North America’s “honeymoon capital”. Full Breakfast Included.

Overnight (1): Niagara Falls - Hilton Niagara Falls

Day 11 - Niagara to Toronto

Our drive today follows the scenic Niagara Parkway through the historic village of Niagara-on-the-Lake, home of the Shaw Festival. Here we see a small but thriving community, proud to display a carefully-preserved nineteenth-century atmosphere. This afternoon completes the tour with a short drive back to Toronto. The evening features our special farewell to Canada dinner at the CN Tower. Buffet Breakfast & Dinner Included.

Overnight (1): Toronto - Chelsea Hotel

Day 12 - Toronto to UK

A time for last-minute shopping and sad farewells. Transfer by scheduled airporter coach to Pearson International Airport, Toronto, in time to check in for your return flight. Continental Breakfast Included

Day 13 - Arrive UK

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.

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Departure Dates



Twin Share


Triple Share


Single Traveller

June 03 £2,643 £2,457 £3,345
July 08 £3,008 £2,822 £3,710
August 12 £3,008 £2,822 £3,710
August 26 £2,643 £2,457 £3,345
Septemeber 09, 16  £2,643 £2,457 £3,345
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Tour Price Includes:

  • Scheduled return Air Canada flights from Heathrow to Toronto
  • Airport taxes, security charges and Air Passenger Duty
  • Return scheduled airport transfers
  • 11 nights hotel accommodation with private facilities
  • Toronto Sightseeing Tour
  • Thousand Islands Boat Cruise
  • Montreal Sightseeing Tour
  • Quebec City Sightseeing Tour
  • Ottawa City Sightseeing
  • Algonquin Provincial Park Excursion
  • Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons
  • Visit to Niagara Falls and the Skylon Tower
  • Hornblower Niagara boat Ride
  • 11 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 1 Dinner
  • Transportation by modern Tour coach
  • Experienced Tour Driver
  • Baggage handling (1 piece)
  • Services of a multi lingual Tour Director Throughout
  • 24-hour customer service support within Canada

Not Included:

  • Meals unless stated
  • Optional Excursions

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