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Flavour of Quebec with Toronto

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Capture the essence of Canada's francophone culture in Quebec City and Montreal, then experience another great city - Toronto. With plenty of time to explore, this vacation includes some sightseeing excursions and time to stroll cobbled streets and French cafes. Zip easily between cities and cultures onboard 'VIA 1' first class service, and a guided motorcoach journey to Quebec City.

  • 6 nights accommodation
  • VIA Rail's 'VIA 1' first class service (1 meal onboard)
  • Montreal City Tour
  • Le Bateau Mouche River Cruise (seasonal*)
  • Quebec City Tour
  • Airfare from Quebec City to Toronto
  • Hotel, luggage handling and gratuities on included meals

Note: This vacation is an extension of the Flavour of Quebec from Montreal, and includes one additional evening in Toronto prior to your departure for Montreal. The vacation concludes with a transfer from your hotel to the Quebec City airport and a flight through Montreal to Toronto.
Day 1 Toronto
Your package commences with a late afternoon or evening check-in to your hotel.
Overnight in Toronto

Day 2 VIA Rail's 'VIA 1' from Toronto to Montreal
Today journey from Toronto to Montreal aboard VIA Rail with an included lunch (transfers to/from rail stations not included). The rest of your day is at leisure.
Overnight Montreal.

Day 3 Exploring Montreal
A morning tour of Montreal acquaints you with the world's second largest French speaking city. Included in this tour is admission to the Pointe-a-Calliere, Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History. The remainder of the day is free to shop and explore. Wander old Montreal, famous for wining and dining.
Overnight Montreal

Day 4 Discovering Montreal
Today transfer to Montreal's Jacques-Cartier Pier and experience Montreal as never before, aboard Le Bateau-Mouche (seasonal*). You will pass through centuries-old locks, visit the Parc des Ecluses (Locks Park) and travel around the islands of Expo 67 while a knowledgeable onboard guide speaks about Montreal's history, geography and cultural life.
Overnight Montreal.

Day 5 Exploring Quebec City
An early morning motorcoach tour from Montreal follows the St. Lawrence River to the "Ancient Capital", Quebec City. The only walled city in North America, Quebec City boasts "old world" charm. Enjoy a Quebec City tour before arriving at your hotel for a two night stay.
Overnight Quebec City.

Day 6 Sightseeing in Quebec City
Today is yours to enjoy the charm of Quebec, the cradle of French culture in North America. Walk the Plains of Abraham where the fate of North America was decided in 1759. Enjoy sidewalk cafes and outdoor displays by Quebec artists, all set among 400 years of history.
Overnight Quebec City

Day 7 Quebec City
Transfer (not included) to the Quebec City airport and fly back to Toronto (included) to complete your Flavour of Quebec Plus Toronto vacation.

* When day tours or attractions are not operational in the off-season, the price will be adjusted or there will an alternative excursion/attraction made available.
Moderate Accommodations


Courtyard By Marriott Toronto Courtyard By Marriott Downtown Toronto
575 rooms, dining, indoor pool, gym. Downtown location.
Hotel Gouveneur Montreal Hotel Gouveneur Place Dupuis
352 rooms, downtown location, dining, pool, spa.
Hotel Manoir Victoria Hotel Manoir Victoria Quebec City
148 rooms. Located within the walls of Old Québec. 2 restaurants, 1 lounge, indoor pool, steam room, sauna, spa facilities, fitness centre, beauty salon and gift shop. Non-smoking rooms available.
Deluxe Accommodations


The Fairmont Royal York Toronto The Fairmont Royal York Toronto
1365 rooms and suites. Close to theatres, shopping, entertainment, city attractions and across from the VIA Rail Station.
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Fairmont Queen Elizabeth
1047 rooms and suites. Close to shopping, city attractions, nightlife and exquisite dining. Located at the VIA Rail Station.
The Fairmont Chateau Frontenac The Fairmont Chateau Frontenac Quebec City
618 rooms. Located within the walls of Old Québec. 4 restaurants, 1 lounge, indoor pool, children’s wading pool, steam room, sauna, whirlpool, massage services and fitness centre. Assorted shops and business centre. Non-smoking floors available.

Daily departures between May 01 - Oct 26, 2009.

May 1 - May 15 Twin Single
Moderate $1,562 $2,141
Deluxe $1,890 $2,805
May 16 - Sep 10 Twin Single
Moderate $1,822 $2,661
Deluxe $2,084 $3,192
Sep 11 - Oct 17 Twin Single
Moderate $1,621 $2,259
Deluxe $2,151 $3,326
Oct 18 - 26 Twin Single
Moderate $1,481 $1,979
Deluxe $1,743 $2,510

Deluxe: An outstanding property offering high standards of accommodations and facilities. It is important to note though, that Deluxe accommodation refers only to the Hotel Class and not to the room category included in the package price. Some Deluxe hotels are heritage properties that possess historical elegance, but may not reflect current North American deluxe hotel standards. Room upgrades may be available at an additional cost.

Moderate: A property that offers limited hotel facilities and North American standard room features such as a television, telephone, one or two beds, private washroom with shower and/or bathtub (unless otherwise noted). Rooms may be smaller than Deluxe hotel rooms and the public areas may be also be smaller and simpler. Usually suitable for the cost-conscious traveller.
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