|3||Montreal → Mont Tremblant National Park||124 km|
|4||Mont Tremblant National Park → Ottawa||152 km|
|6||Ottawa → Toronto||451 km|
|7||Toronto → Niagara Falls||129 km|
|8||Niagara Falls → Thousand Islands||415 km|
|9||Thousand Islands → Eastern Townships||386 km|
|11||Eastern Townships → Charlevoix||357 km|
|13||Charlevoix → Quebec City||93 km|
|15||Quebec City → Montreal||254 km|
- 14 nights' accommodation as described in the program (or similar)
- Breakfasts where applicable
- Bedding and kitchen equipment if cottage stays
- Assistance from your Canadian travel specialist (before, during and after the trip)
- All applicable taxes
- Protection for foreign travellers through the Compensation fund for customers of travel agents
Add a GPS to your Travel Kit for $12 / day
* Max. $120 / rental
Book before June 30th, 2018 and choose 1 of these 2 special offers:
1. FREE whale-watching safari
2. FREE lunch at the sugar shack
* Certain conditions apply (see general terms and conditions)
DAY 1 - Montreal
Welcome to the second-largest French-speaking city in the world, after Paris.
We wish you a great vacation in the land of lakes and rivers!
DAY 2 - Montreal
A leisurely breakfast and a day off to explore Montreal.
Like any great city, Montreal has 1001 attractions to offer visitors. Take the opportunity to experience the rhythm of its 5 main neighbourhoods: the Plateau Mont Royal, Old Montreal, Downtown, the Latin Quarter and Mont Royal Park.
Et voilà! You set out for the great Canadian outdoors.
Your first destination is the legendary Mont-Tremblant National Park.
Mont Tremblant National Park is a vast universe of mountains looming over endless lakes and rivers, offering freedom and escape. The wide range of activities and discoveries are sure to please everybody (hiking, canoeing, kayaking, etc.).
After a full day of adventure, you will be swept away by the undeniable charm of the pedestrian village of Tremblant. In the evening, Tremblant is transformed into a hive of nighttime activity. The mood is festive, the smiles are contagious, and there's a party in the air!
The adventure continues in our National Capital, Ottawa.
We suggest that you take smaller country roads along the way, and make a stop at Parc Omega to discover (and photograph!) Canadian wildlife in its natural habitat.
Nestled at the junction of three scenic rivers, Ottawa is considered to be one of the most beautiful capital cities in the world. It is a North American city with a bit of a European feel.
DAY 5 - Ottawa
During your day in the Canadian Capital, be sure to visit its most popular attractions, such as Parliament Hill, the Rideau Canal and ByWard Market.
Canadian history and First Nations culture buffs will want to visit the Canadian Museum of History, Canada's largest and most popular cultural institution.
Destination Toronto, the Canadian metropolis known as the "Queen City".
Don't miss the city's main attractions, such as Bay Street, Yonge Street, the Ontario parliament, Chinatown and shopping at Eaton Centre.
Defining the Toronto skyline, the CN Tower is one of the Wonders of the modern world and one of Toronto's main attractions. Its observation deck is one of the highest in the world, at a dizzying 447 metres. Will you dare to walk across its glass floor?
Today you head to the magnificent Niagara Falls, considered by many to be the eighth wonder of the world.
Your visit to the falls is sure to be one of the highlights of your trip; you will never forget their awe-inspiring power and beauty.
Don't miss the famous Hornblower boat tour, which will take you right to the base of the falls.
Your route continues in the direction of the beautiful Thousand Islands, at the eastern end of Lake Ontario.
This famous region, known to the First Nations people as "The Garden of the Great Spirit", offers scenery of a singular beauty.
The best way to explore these 1000 treasures is with a boat tour on the St. Lawrence River.
Today you leave the highway for the quiet country roads that lead to the Eastern Townships.
This beautiful region of Québec is renowned for its country pleasures, picturesque villages, fine dining and its Wine Route (Route des Vins).
It's the perfect place to explore Quebec's gourmet delights.
DAY 10 - Eastern Townships
The undulating hills of the Eastern Townships offer spectacular landscapes wherever you look.
One of the best ways to appreciate the region's beauty is a hike to the top of Mount Orford.
Wine lovers won't want to miss the Route des Vins: you could be in for a pleasant surprise! We suggest the following vineyards: Le Domaine des Bromes, l'Orpailleur, Côte d'Ardoise and Domaine Pinnacle (apple cider).
Today you head for Charlevoix, one of the most picturesque regions in Quebec.
In the very the heart of the Canadian Shield, the oldest rock formation on earth, Charlevoix abounds in one-of-a-kind attractions. Mountain waters cascade down the majestic Laurentians into the salty depths of the St. Lawrence River.
There is no lack of things to do here: visit the Baie Saint-Paul art gallery, go paddling, take an excursion to Isle-aux-Coudres, go hiking or take a cruise in Hautes-Gorges National Park, ...
DAY 12 - Charlevoix
The region offers countless possibilities.
Why not head to Tadoussac, one of the best internationally renowned whale-watching sites in the world?
This exciting adventure includes the services of a naturalist guide who will help you identify several species including the razorback and the beluga.
Don't miss your chance to take our black bear photo safari, where you will meet a real trapper and learn all about the black bear.
Then you set course for the beautiful and historic Quebec City, cradle of French culture in the Americas, overlooking the St. Lawrence River.
Once you reach Quebec City, take the time to explore the city and its many historic sites. The entire old town is a UNESCO world heritage site.
DAY 14 - Quebec City
Perched on the cliffs of Cap Diamant, Quebec is proud to be a living museum and the only fortified city in North America.
Take the time to explore the old capital and its many historic sites. From Place Royale and Petit Champlain to Dufferin Terrace and Château Frontenac, follow the winding alleys that will lead you to hidden places where you will have the impression that you are the first to discover them.