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Romance of Quebec

Montreal * Quebec City * Tadoussac * Carleton * Bonaventure * Sainte Anne Des Monts * Rimouski * Trois Rivieres

Visit the historic cities of Montreal and Quebec and explore the magnificent coastline, landscapes and villages of the Gaspe Peninsula. Discover o­ne of Canada's least visited and unspoilt destinations!

2018 - 16 days from £1,960 per person twin share + flights

Itinerary

Day 1 - UK – Montreal
Your Canada holiday starts with a departure from London Heathrow o­nboard Air flight to Montreal . O­n arrival, transfer to your hotel by private sedan. The rest of your day is at leisure.
Overnights(3): Montreal 

Day 2-3 - Montreal
Situated on an island in the St Lawrence River , Montreal has been referred to as the ‘Paris of North America’, its history a rich backdrop to its vibrant multicultural life. Montreal has numerous festivals, beautiful botanic gardens, street fairs and innumerable terrace cafés where locals and visitors alike gather to socialize. The lookout o­n top of Mount Royal presents a superb panorama of the city and the Underground City , linking many buildings and malls, is a shopper's paradise. Try a 1.5 hr cruise o­n the St Lawrence from the Old Port with views of St Helen's Island and the unspoiled landscape of the Boucherville Islands. The more adventureous can try river-rafting or jet-boating through the Lachine Rapids

Day 4 - Montreal – Quebec City (159 miles)
After collecting your hire car, travel northwards along the shoreline of the St Lawrence River to the historic city of Quebec. 

Overnights(3): Quebec City 

Day 5-6 - Quebec City
Quebec City is the capital of the province of Quebec and the o­nly walled city in North America . Full of historic old world charm and with a wonderful “joie de vivre” atmosphere, the city is located o­n the north shore of the St Lawrence River . Impressive views of the old port and city can be had from the Old Port Interpretation Centre. Visit the Old Fort, or take a horse drawn carriage ride down the cobbled streets of Old Quebec City with its quaint shops, bistros, and market squares. Why not take a 1.5 hrs cruise o­n the St Lawrence and cruise the shoreline with spectacular views of Cap Diamant, Ile d'Orleans, Chateau Frontanac and Montmorency Falls.

Day 7 - Quebec City – Tadoussac (135 miles)
Continue your exploration of Quebec Province today as you drive north east to Tadoussac. Perhaps break your journey at the artist village of Baie-St. Paulthe gateway to two national parks.

Overnights(2): Tadoussac

Day 8 - Tadoussac
A whale-watching cruise from Tadoussac to see finback and beluga whales is well recommended today (optional from £15) or alternatively, stroll along the beach, enjoy a round of golf or just relax as you overlook one of ’s most beautiful bays.

Day 9 - Tadoussac – Bonaventure (279 miles, including the ferry crossing)
Take a ferry to the south shore and drive into the Gaspe Peninsula , where the imposing Appalachian mountain chain approaches the sea to create a dramatic landscape of rugged mountains and islands, sheltered coves and picturesque fishing villages.
Overnight(1): Bonaventure

Day 10 - Bonaventure – Perce (78 miles)
Continue along the coast to the village of Perce with its magnificent rock standing defiantly against the sea. Enjoy a boat trip around the bay and rock itself to the natural bird sanctuary of Bonaventure Island , home to North America 's largest gannet community. As you circle the island, witness the spectacle of over 50,000 birds nesting o­n the island's 300-foot cliffs.. Alternatively take a whale-watching cruise by zodiac.
Overnights(2): Perce 

Day 11 - Perce
Discover Perce and the surrounding area. Explore this picturesque fishing community or meander across the cliff-tops on one of the several walks that give superb views across the bay and harbour.

Day 12  - Perce – Sainte Anne Des Monts (220 miles)
Your route today takes you around the northern tip of the Gaspe Peninsula . This magnificent road is surrounded by deep blue sea and steep mountains and is complimented by wonderful views across the Gulf of St. Lawrence . You’ll cross innumerable salmon rivers, as well as the imposing salmon migratory pass in Riviere-La-Madeleine before heading inland to the Gaspesie Provincial Park for your overnight stay.
Overnight(1): Gaspesie Provincial Park , Sainte Anne Des Monts 

Day 13  - Sainte Anne Des Monts – Rimouski (160 miles)
Drive back to the coast before turning west to Grand Metis and the famous Jardins De Metis. One of ’s most extravagant and exquisite great gardens, it is also a national historic site and extends for over 17 acres. Also of interest is a maritime museum at Pointe-Au-Pierre. Located in the grounds of the second highest lighthouse in , the whole site is a remarkable witness to ’s maritime past.
Overnight(1): Rimouski

Day 14 - Rimouski – Trois Rivieres (250 miles)
Your route today takes you back towards Montreal . The road hugs the southern shore of the St Lawrence as you pass through the townships of Trois-Pistoles and Riviere Du Loup. As you pass through the Kamouraska area admire the lovely heritage homes as well as the views to the rugged shore o­n the opposite bank of the river. Cross the St Lawrence at Trois Rivieres , where you will spend your final night.
Overnight(1): Trois Rivieres

Day 15 - Trois Rivieres – Montreal (90 miles)
A leisurely drive to Montreal and the airport. You will be driving along a road that dates back to the early eighteenth century as it links Montreal with Trois Rivieres and Quebec – the three largest towns in New France . Many of the villages o­n your route seem to be held in aspic, with their lovingly preserved rural architecture. on arrival at Montreal Airport , return your hire car and catch your overnight flight to the UK.

Day 16 - 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.

 

 

Departure Between

2017


Twin Share
3 Star Hotels
 
Twin Share
4 Star Hotels
August 23 - 24 £2,097 £2,236
August 25 - 31 £2,082 £2,254
September 01 - 06 £2,082 £2,254
September 07 - 26 £1,985 £2,157
     
2018    
     
May 28 - 31 £1,960 £2,058
June 01 - 12 £1,960 £2,058
June 13 - 21 £1974 £2,058
June 22 - 27 £2,412 £2,476
June 28 - 29 £2,504 £2,476
June 30 £2,566 £2,670
July 01 - 12 £2,566 £2,670
July 13 - 31 £2,566 £2,702
August 01 - 16 £2,566 £2,702
August 17 - 22 £2,150 £2,236
August 23 - 24 £2,130 £2,236
August 25 - 31 £2,115 £2,254
September 01 - 06 £2,115 £2,254
September 07 - 26 £2,008 £2,157
 
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3 Star4 Star5 Star
MontrealBest Western Plus Ville Marie Hotel & SuitesDelta Montreal
Quebec CityHotel AmbassadeurHotel Chateau Laurier Quebec
TadoussacHotel TadoussacHotel Tadoussac
BonaventureRiotel BonaventureRiotel Bonaventure
PerceRiotel PerceHotel Motel Le Mirage
Sainte Anne Des MontsGite Du Mont AlbertGite Du Mont Albert
RimouskiHotel Rimouski Suites Et Centre De CongresHotel Rimouski Suites Et Centre De Congres
Trois RivieresHotel Gouverneur Trois RivieresDelta Trois Rivieres Hotel

Tour Price Includes:

  • Scheduled Air Canada flights from Heathrow to Montreal
  • Airport taxes, security charges and Air Passenger Duty
  • 14 nights hotel accommodation room only unless stated
  • Private transfer to your Montreal hotel
  • 12 days hire of a “Fully Inclusive” Compact hire car with Unlimited Mileage, LDW, Taxes, 1 Extra Driver
  • Detailed day-by-day and door-to-door itinerary and maps provided prior to departure from UK
  • 24-hour customer service support within Canada

Not Included:

  • Meals unless stated
  • Fuel for hire car
  • Ferry charges
  • Hotel parking if applicable
  • National Park fees
  • Weekend Flight Supplement Friday-Sunday £30 each way


Our Price Guarantee

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!


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Best Western Plus Ville Marie Hotel & Suites


Location: Classic convention-style hotel on Sherbrooke St. near shops, museums and nightlife.

Number of Rooms: 170

Accommodation: Air conditioning, TV, in-room movies (charge), telephone, WIFI internet access (free), clock radio, coffee maker, iron with board, hair dryer, adjoining rooms available on request, rollaway bed $25. Restaurant, bar, room service, fitness centre, business centre, parking $25. Wheelchair accessible room(s).

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Delta Montreal


Location: Elegant hotel situated in the business and shopping district, close to many museums and attractions.

Number of Rooms: 456

Accommodation: Air conditioning, TV, in-room movies (charge), telephone, WIFI internet access (free), clock radio, coffee maker, iron with board, hair dryer, adjoining rooms available on request, rollaway bed not available, Green Key. Non Smoking property, 2 restaurants, bar, indoor pool, fitness centre, sauna, whirlpool, spa, beauty salon, squash courts, parking $23. Wheelchair accessible room(s).

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Hotel Ambassadeur


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Hotel Chateau Laurier Quebec


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Hotel Tadoussac


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Hotel Tadoussac


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Riotel Bonaventure


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Riotel Bonaventure


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Riotel Perce


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Hotel Motel Le Mirage


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Gite Du Mont Albert


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Gite Du Mont Albert


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Hotel Rimouski Suites Et Centre De Congres


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Hotel Rimouski Suites Et Centre De Congres


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Hotel Gouverneur Trois Rivieres


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Delta Trois Rivieres Hotel


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