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Eastern Canada Adventure

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The one that explores Canada’s epic eastern cities, picturesque islands and the almighty Niagara Falls.

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  • Duration

    8 days

  • Places

    6 places

  • Meals

    7 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners

  • Transport Style

    Coach

  • Group Size

    Maximum 54 people

  • Team

    Expert Trip Manager & Driver

Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City, Montreal, Niagara Falls, Kingston

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About this trip

An adventure through the big cities of Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec all in 8 days. The trip will immerse you into the fun-loving capital of Ottawa, the French inspired scenes of Quebec city, the adrenaline filled experiences on offer in Montreal, and the multicultural feels of Toronto. If you fancy a break from city life then we have an included cruise to Niagara Falls or you could opt for a helicopter ride there? Get ready to experience thundering waterfalls, sensational city lights and historic sites.

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Map & Itinerary

  • Start location
  • End location
  • Trip day
  • Via location
  • River route
  • Plane route

Nights spent per location

  1. Toronto

  2. 1 1 night

    Ottawa

  3. 2 2 nights

    Quebec City

  4. 1 1 night

    Montreal

  5. via via

    Kingston

  6. 1 1 night

    Niagara Falls

  7. 2 2 nights

    Toronto

DAY 1 - Toronto to Ottawa

Toronto

Your journey begins in Toronto BUT...we're off to Ottawa this morning for a glimpse into life in the nation's capital.

Ottawa

Welcome to Ottawa, the fun-loving capital. We'll explore our new surroundings on a city tour before enjoying some time to see Ottawa your way - whether it's a boat ride on the Rideau Canal or just strolling the streets, you’ll have plenty of time for your own adventure. Exercise seems a good idea in preparation for all that Poutine in Quebec....

Stay

Days Inn (Or similar)

DAY 2 - Ottawa to Quebec City

Ottawa

Au revoir Ottawa and bonjour Quebec City!

Quebec City

With its cobbled streets and ancient stone houses, Quebec City’s UNESCO World-Heritage-listed old town is an open-air museum. It’s time to get out and explore more of what this region has to offer - we’re talking vibrant art scenes, Parisian-style eateries and quaint river boardwalks. We'll immerse ourselves in the history of the city on a tour with a local guide, then once we've uncovered Quebec's hidden historical gems, it's time to fill up on a famous Canadian dish - Poutine! We’ll be sure to hit up a local eatery where it's well and truly the star of the show. 

Stay

Hotel le Voyageur

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Stroll the streets on a walking tour

  • Dinner at Poutineville

DAY 3 - Quebec City

Quebec City

There's no better way to start the day than with fresh air and fantastic views, so let’s whisk ourselves away to Montmorency Falls this morning. If you're feeling adventurous, opt to soar across the falls on a zipline that will bring you even closer to this magnificent, natural phenomenon. Now that you're fully awake, we'll head back to Quebec where you'll have the afternoon to explore. You could check out the Chateau Frontenac - this red brick building built in 1983 is a landmark the city is definitely proud of. Or try munching on duck with maple syrup – a local delicacy. Oh and let’s not forget the awesome nightlife Quebec offers - it’s time to party French style!

Stay

Hotel le Voyageur

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Explore the only walled city in North America

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Visit Montmorency Falls and go ziplining

DAY 4 - Quebec City to Montreal

Quebec City

Bid Quebec au revoir as we head towards the jazzy island city of Montreal. The French-infused city is home to arts, mouth watering food and the prettiest panoramic scenic views.

Montreal

Together, we’ll take a spin around Montreal’s Old Port and quays where we’ll familiarise ourselves with a few signature sites. Next, discover the vibrant neighbourhood of Mile End on a food walking tour. If you’re after an adrenaline rush this afternoon, jump in a jet boat and get wet in the rapids of the St Lawrence River. Or perhaps just take a wander around trying out your best high school French.

Stay

Travelodge Montreal Downtown

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • See Old Montreal, the Old Port of Montreal and Mount Royal, Montreal’s largest park

  • See Saint Joseph's Oratory

  • See the unique Olympic Stadium

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Food Walking Tour of Mile End

  • Jet Boat Ride

DAY 5 - Montreal to Niagara Falls via Kingston

Montreal

Still bopping along to the sax from the night before, we bid farewell Montreal.

Kingston

We'll stop in Kingston for a spot of lunch and some beautiful lake views. 

Niagara Falls

Today we'll catch our first glimpse of the awe-inspiring Niagara Falls. Apparently waterfalls are full of negative ions that help increase mood, so we’ll get our serotonin fix at the world’s ninth-largest waterfall, with over a thousand tonnes of water cascading over the falls every second. Once we’re well and truly waterfall-ed out, we’ll head back for some rest before hitting the falls again tomorrow, this time from a different angle.

Stay

Days Inn Fallsview

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • See Niagara Falls

DAY 6 - Niagara Falls to Toronto

Niagara Falls

Experience Niagara Falls’ surging power first-hand on the Niagara Cruise boat by cruising right up to its thundering base. If you’re looking to see things from a different perspective, soar above the action in a chopper or just take in the scene from the safety of a viewing platform. And don’t worry – the ponchos are on us.

Toronto

Welcome to Toronto, the largest city in Canada. Your Trip Manager will fill you in on the hot spots of this fabulous city soon after we arrive and will then give you the afternoon to yourselves where you can find your niche in this cosmopolitan melting pot. If you want to enjoy an evening of laughter, join us for a legendary Second City improv show where some of the funniest people on the planet have trodden the boards. Joan Rivers, Martin Short, Eugene Levy and Bill Murray are just a few of the big names to have started out here over the past 60 years. 

Stay

Chelsea Hotel

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Feel the spray as you cruise to the base of the incredible Niagara Falls

  • See CN Tower, Rogers Centre, eclectic shops on Yonge Street & the University of Toronto

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Helicopter Flight over Niagara Falls

    USD $95.00

  • Second City Improv Show

    USD $53.00

DAY 7 - Toronto

Toronto

Another day to explore this epic city. Maybe catch a baseball game, Head to the of the CN Tower, visit Gallery 44 or Toronto Park for people watching. Tonight, feel the global vibe of this city's nightlife.

Stay

Chelsea Hotel

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Steam Whistle Brewery Tour

    USD $15.00

  • CN Tower

    USD $27.00

DAY 8 - Depart Toronto

Toronto

You’ve eaten, immersed and experienced all the East of Canada has to offer. Your trip ends after check out, but your new Contiki friendships have been built for life.

Top Experiences

9 included & 7 free time add-ons available to add later

  • Explore the only walled city in North America

    Included

    Quebec City

  • Visit Montmorency Falls & go ziplining

    Free Time Add-On

    Quebec City

  • See the unique Olympic Stadium

    Included

    Montreal

Eastern Canada Adventure

9 Inclusions

Experiences that are included with your trip

  • Stroll the streets on a walking tour
  • Dinner at Poutineville
  • Explore the only walled city in North America
  • Visit Old Montreal, the Old Port of Montreal and Mount Royal, Montreal’s largest park
  • See Saint Joseph's Oratory
  • See the unique Olympic Stadium
  • See Niagara Falls
  • Feel the spray as you cruise to the base of the incredible Niagara Falls
  • See CN Tower, Rogers Centre, eclectic shops on Yonge Street & the University of Toronto

7 Free Time Add-Ons

Optional experiences that you can choose from and pay for on your trip

  • Visit Montmorency Falls & go ziplining
  • Food Walking Tour of Mile End
  • Jet Boat Ride
  • Helicopter Flight over Niagara Falls USD $95.00
  • Second City Improv Show USD $53.00
  • Steam Whistle Brewery Tour USD $15.00
  • CN Tower USD $27.00

Where You'll Stay

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  • 7 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    7 nights in Hotel

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