Best of Eastern Canada with Cruise Ocean View Cabin - 2016

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The perfect introduction to East Canada's highlights, the scenic splendour of Niagara Falls meets the urban favourites of Toronto, Montreal, Quebec City and Ottawa. You'll enjoy Insider moments like… Delving beyond the iconic attractions of Quebec City and Montreal to see the cities like a local. We introduce you to residents we know, who share personal s...

Overview

Trip type
Group Tour
Lodging level
Premium - 4 star
Physical level
Easy

Highlights

    • Orientations of Toronto and Ottawa
    • Visit Niagara Falls, Montreal, Kingston and Quebec City

What's this trip about?

    The perfect introduction to East Canada's highlights, the scenic splendour of Niagara Falls meets the urban favourites of Toronto, Montreal, Quebec City and Ottawa. You'll enjoy Insider moments like… Delving beyond the iconic attractions of Quebec City and Montreal to see the cities like a local. We introduce you to residents we know, who share personal stories of everyday life and introduce you to their favourite places. It's tasting the unique ‘ice wine' in the 200 year old log barn of a winery on the Niagara Peninsula. Discovering how the grapes are frozen on the vine, before heading to the stone Carriage House for a private dinner of delicious authentic dishes paired with estate wines.

Details

Itinerary focusOperator does not provide
Group sizeStandard Group - 25 + people
Age rangeNo age restrictions
Flights and transportAll internal ground transport included
Start CityToronto
End CityBoston

Travel Themes

  • 50 plus
  • Cultural
  • National Parks
  • Nature & Wildlife
  • Small Ship Cruise

Destinations

  • North America
  • Canada

Attractions

  • Lake Ontario
  • Montreal
  • Niagara Falls
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ottawa
  • Quebec
  • Toronto

Activities

  • Culture
  • Historic sightseeing
  • History
  • Nature
  • Short Cruise
  • Winetasting

Trip includes

    • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
    • Hand-picked 4 and 5 star accommodation
    • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
    • Optional Experiences and free time
    • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
    • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
    • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
    • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
    • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday
    • VIP entry to many sights
    • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
    • 9 nights First Class accommodation

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Travel Map

Day 1: Arrive Toronto

Accommodation: Sheraton Centre Toronto

Welcome to Toronto. At 6 p.m., gather at the hotel with your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception.

Day 2: Toronto Sightseeing – Niagara Falls (2 Nights)

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview

Start the day with an orientation tour of cosmopolitan, multi-cultural Toronto, viewing sprawling Queens Park; the lively entertainment district, stately University Avenue an...

Day 3: Niagara Falls Sightseeing

Meals: Breakfast

Enjoy a panoramic view of the thundering cascades at Niagara Falls before taking an exhilarating boat ride to the base of spectacular Horseshoe Falls. This evening, enjoy a delightful Be My Guest experience at a family-owned and operated winery...

Day 4: Niagara Falls – Kingston – Ottawa (2 Nights)

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation:  Novotel Ottawa

Travel north along the shore of Lake Ontario for an orientation tour of Canada's first capital, Kingston. See the beautiful historic buildings, churches, picturesque neighborhoods and 19th century fortifica...

Day 5: Ottawa Sightseeing and Free Time

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Embark on an introductory tour of the city, viewing the elegant buildings of Parliament Hill, Rideau Hall, the residence of the Governor General of Canada, and the beautiful downtown parks with their exquisite gardens. Tonight, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

Day 6: Ottawa – Parc Omega – Quebec City (2 Nights)

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Accommodation: Hilton Quebec

This morning, travel to Parc Omega, a safari park with lakes, meadows, small valleys, forests, and rocky hills and home to various wildlife including moose, bears, raccoons, and wolves. Later, find...

Day 7: Quebec City Sightseeing and Free Time

Meals: Breakfast

Join your Local Specialist on an exploration of the city, walking the narrow streets of the atmospheric Old Town and the Plains of Abraham, the site of a major colonial battle between the British and the French. Enjoy the afternoon on your own. The evening is at leisure for you to continue exploring or perhaps savour an optional dinner at a local restaurant.

Day 8: Quebec City – Montreal - Canadian Maritimes Cruise

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Travel to Montreal and see the famous sights before bidding farewell to your Travel Director as you board your Holland America Cruise ship and set sail on an unforgettable cruise discovering colonial history, natural beauty and maritime treasures.

Day 9: Quebec City

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Choose to take the funicular or the 'neck breaking steps' down to the lower town where you'll see Notre Dame des Vcitoires, the Petit Champlain district, the port and the Musee de la Civilisation.

Day 10: Gulf Of St Lawrence

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

The Gulf of Saint Lawrence fringes the shores of half the provinces of Canada and is a gateway to the interior of the entire nOrth American continent. The Gulf is defined by stunning coast line and beautiful islands, including Prince Edward Island and the Magdalen Islands.

Day 11: Charlottetown Prince Edward Island

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Call in at Charlottetown where red double-decker buses motor along streets lined with Victorian houses.

Day 12: Sydney Nova Scotia

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Cruise on past the Highlands of Nova Scotia to the port of Sydney. Lighthouses stand sentinel on cliff-side ledges, tiny villages huddle in rocky inlets, lobsters make i from the ocean to your plate in record time - all in Nova Scotia.

Day 13: Halifax Nova Scotia

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

In Halifax, the ramparts of the Citadel defend the city and await your inspection.

Day 14: Bar Harbor Maine

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continuing south, Bar Harbor is the quintessential New England coastal town and gateway to Acadia National Park.

Day 15: Disembark Boston

Meals: Breakfast

Disembark the ship in Boston today.

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Price per day$297
Last Updated: 8/2/2018

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At Trafalgar, we passionately believe in the power of travel to broaden the mind and build bridges between people. By sharing with you the hidden places not mentioned in guidebooks, the local people you wouldn’t otherwise meet, and the traditions you may not have experienced by yourself, we ensure that you get the ‘insider’ view, an authentic and enhanced experience you simply could not have had on your own.

It is this dedication to taking our guests beyond the obvious sights that has helped us grow over the past 65 years into one of the most trusted and successful international guided vacation/holiday companies in the world. From Europe to the United States, South America to South Africa, and with the recent addition of Asia, we pride ourselves on uncovering the hidden gems, cultural highlights and not-to-be-missed attractions of the places you visit. We’ll help you delve deep into the heart of each city and capture the true essence of each new destination.

We are committed to establishing lasting relationships with our guests by exceeding their expectations the first time and every time, through consistently outstanding quality of service, experience and value.

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As the world’s most awarded and loved travel company, Trafalgar unlocks the best of the world for every traveller. From the iconic sites to breaking bread with locals at private Be My Guest experiences, guests can be assured of a dream holiday without the stress of 'what ifs'. Committed to Make Travel Matter, Trafalgar aims to make a positive impact on locals, communities and wildlife visited, and the planet we call home. With tried and tested tours, created by local travel experts in destination and enjoyed by more than 5million happy guests, Trafalgar’s proud to be recognised by its Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award.

Trafalgar is part of the family-owned and run The Travel Corporation (TTC), driven by service for over one hundred years.

 

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Meals Included

8 Breakfasts and 4 Dinners

Age Requirements
No age restrictions
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