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Eastern Canada Highlights

Resort:Eastern Canada Highlights
Operator: Cox and Kings
Destination: Canada
Price From: £2445.00

Overview

Experience the best of eastern Canada
with privately guided tours in each
city and staying in some of the finest
accommodation available. Highlights
include admission to the CN Tower
in Toronto, the main attractions at
Niagara Falls including a cruise to the
base of the falls, and explorations of the
picturesque European-influenced cities
of Montreal and Quebec City.

Itinerary

Day 1: Toronto

On arrival in Toronto, collect your hire car and
proceed to the Hilton Toronto for 2 nights. (N)

Day 2: Toronto

Day at leisure to explore the city. Visit the CN
Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in the
western hemisphere. (N)

Day 3: Toronto Niagara Falls

Travel along the shores of Lake Ontario until
you reach Niagara-on-the-Lake, the bestpreserved
19th-century town in North America
and the first capital of Upper Canada. Continue
to Niagara Falls and enjoy the use of a Niagara
Falls Adventure Pass, which includes many of
the most popular attractions and avoids long
queues. Stay at the Hilton Fallsview Hotel for
1 night. (N)

Day 4: Niagara Falls Algonquin Park

Drive north past Toronto to Algonquin Park.
En route, take a detour via the Muskoka
lake region for a picturesque drive. Arrive in
Algonquin Park and stay at the Killarney Lodge
for 2 nights. (D)

Day 5: Algonquin Park

Spend the day hiking, observing wildlife and
canoeing. We also recommend visiting the
Algonquin Logging Museum and the visitor
centre. (B, L, D)

Day 6: Algonquin Park Ottawa

This morning, enjoy the park before departing for Ottawa, the nations capital. Stay at the
Fairmont Chteau Laurier for 2 nights. (B)

Day 7: Ottawa

Spend the day exploring the city. Many of the
citys attractions are within sight of Parliament
Hill. Spend time at the Locks of Rideau Canal,
a short distance from downtown and visit the
Canadian Museum of History. (N)

Day 8: Ottawa Mont Tremblant

Head north east this morning to the jewel of
the Laurentians, Mont Tremblant a Europeanstyle
all-season resort village. En route, visit
Omega Park in Montebello, where you will see
endemic wildlife. Activities at Mont Tremblant
include hiking, biking, kayaking or a helicopter
tour. Stay at the Fairmont Tremblant for 1
night. (N)

Day 9: Mont Tremblant Quebec City

Travel from Mont Tremblant to Quebec City,
enjoying the beautiful scenery. Stop for lunch
at the historic city of Trois Rivieres before
driving along the picturesque Chemin du
Roy to Quebec City. Stay at the Hotel Manoir
Victoria for 2 nights. (N)

Day 10: Quebec City

Take an included guided tour of the city on
foot, following the cobblestone streets to
the fortified city wall, the only one of its kind
in North America. Take a stroll around the
artisan shops, cafes, landscaped parks and
monuments. (N)

Day 11: Quebec City Montreal

Follow the St Lawrence river, passing rural
landscapes of forests and rich pastures dotted
with tiny villages that extend to Montreal.
En route, stop in Drummondville to visit the
Village Qubcois d’Antan, a reconstruction
of a French colonial village. Stay at Le Saint-
Sulpice for 2 nights. (N)

Day 12: Montreal

Day at leisure to explore the city at your own
pace. Highlights include the Notre Dame
Basilica in Old Montreal, the French Quarter,
the Olympic Park, McGill University and a
panoramic view from a viewpoint on top of
Mont Royal. Montreal offers a fascinating mix
of both French and English cultures, with some
of the finest shopping and dining in North
America. (N)

Day 13: Montreal Kingston

Travel south to Kingston, stopping en route
at Upper Canada Village in Morrisburg, a reconstructed 1860s village. Before reaching
Kingston, stop at Gananoque to join a 1-hour
cruise around the 1,000 Islands. On arrival in
Kingston, the former capital of Canada, visit the
Kingston Mills Lockstation to see the four locks,
the point where Lake Ontario flows into the
St Lawrence river. Stay at the Residence Inn by
Marriott for 1 night. (N)

Day 14: Kingston Toronto

Today, visit Fort Henry National Historic Site, a
living museum of military life, before stopping
in Peterborough, home to the worlds highest
lift locks. Continue to Toronto and stay at the
Hilton Toronto for 1 night. (B)

Day 15: Onward travel

Return your car at Toronto airport and
fly home, or continue your holiday in
Canada. (N)