Toronto - Kingston - Ottawa - Montreal (619 km)
We will depart from Toronto in the morning for Kingston is our first attraction. We will visit the Kingston City Hall, the Royal Military College, and the famous Queen's University. After lunch, we will arrive and take a city tour in the capital city of Ottawa, , where our day will be spent seeing the city's sights. We will stop at Parliament Hill to takes photos and visit the Canadian Museum of Civilization. After that, we will take an exclusive arrangement to take the Ottawa [Capital] Cruise. Then, we will visit Sussex Drive where a number of embassies are located as well as the Canadian Prime Minister's home and Rideau Hall. We will head to Montreal, QC for the night.
Note: If the cruise is closed due to unforeseen circumstances, we will visit the Canadian War Museum instead.
Located midway between Toronto and Montreal, Kingston was named the first capital of the Province of Canada. Kingston is a city rich in history, culture, critically acclaimed attractions and cuisine.
Kingston City Hall
Built in 1844, this National Historic Site of Canada was once the main governmental building of the capital city of the Province of Canada. Today, it is the city hall of Kingston and a community hub.
Queen's University is a large public research institution in Kingston, Ontario. One of the oldest universities in the country, it actually predates the establishment of Canada as an independent country.
Royal Military College of Canada
Canada's Royal Military College is the premier degree-granting military university in the country, where cadets are trained in academics, officership, bilingualism, and athletics, considered by the Canadian military to be the four pillars of success.
Located on the Ottawa River in eastern Ontario, Canada's capital city is also its center of technology and politics. This historic city features many museums, art galleries, and performance centers as well as other attractions like the Rideau Canal.
Parliament Hill, located on the banks of the Ottawa River Canada's capital city, is home to the Canadian Parliament. The gorgeous location and dramatic architecture make this a huge tourist location-- more than 3 million people come every year.
Ottawa River Boat Cruise
From the comfort a climate-controlled cruise ship, you will sail down the beautiful Ottawa River, the border between Quebec and Ontario, seeing Victorian mansions and expansive Canadian forests as you kick back, relax, and float along.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$27; Child (4-12 yrs) C$16|Opening Hours: May 1 - Oct 31
Gatineau is a city in western Quebec, Canada. It is the fourth largest city in the province. Located on the northern bank of the Ottawa River, immediately across from Ottawa, together with which it forms Canada's National Capital Region.
Canadian Museum of History
The Canadian Museum of Civilization is one of North America's oldest heritage and cultural preservation sites. It explores 20,000 years of human history and Canadian culture and is visited by more than 1.2 million people every year.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$22; Child (3-12 yrs) C$14
Standard Hotel: Sandman Hotel Montreal / Hotel Plaza Valleyfield / Auberge Royal Versailles Days inn Wyndham Montreal Airport or similar
Montreal - Quebec City (262 km)
Today we will tour Montreal, QC, visiting St. Joseph's Oratory and Notre-Dame Basilica (outside), before heading to the Olympic Stadium and Tower. In the afternoon, we will visit Edifice Marie-Guyart and Historic District of Old Quebec. At night, we will have a French dinner.
Winter schedule: In the afternoon, we'll visit the Ice hotel (from Jan 4th to Mar 25) instead of Olympic Tower and Edifice Marie-Guyart. If the Ice Hotel is closed, we will visit Edifice Marie-Guyart instead(on your own expense). Afterwards, we will head to historic Quebec City for the night, where we will get to spend time in the Historic District.
Montreal, Quebec is the second-largest city in Canada, and the center of French Canadian culture. Called "Canada's Cultural Capital," Montreal offers much to see and do, whether you are looking to explore history or the arts.
The Notre-Dame Basilica-Cathedral in Montreal, Quebec is the oldest parish church in North America, founded in 1647. It is also the first to be elevated to the rank of basilica. Visitors also come for its impressive neoclassical architecture.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$6; Child C$6
St. Josephs Oratory
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is a magnificent domed basilica in Montreal, Quebec that sits on the slopes of Mount Royal. The largest church in all of Canada, this national shrine can hold up to 10,000 people.
Admission (Mandatory): Adult C$5; Child C$5
Olympic Stadium and Tower
Built for the 1976 Summer Olympic Games, the Olympic Tower offers stunning views of Montreal. Standing imperially over the Olympic Park, the Olympic tower slants at a 30 degree incline, and is the tallest inclined tower in the
Admission (Optional): Adult C$24; Child (5-17 yrs) C$12
Quebec City, QC
Quebec City is one of the oldest cities in North America. It was founded by Samuel de Champlain in 1608, and some of the architecture in Old Quebec dates back centuries. The Chateau Frontenac is the most famous landmark.
The Hotel de Glace just outside Quebec City is the only Ice Hotel in North America. This amazing architectural achievement is reconstructed every winter entirely out snow and ice. There is even an ice chapel in which weddings are hosted.
If the Ice Hotel is closed, we will visit Edifice Marie-Guyart instead
Admission (Optional): Adult C$25; Child (5-8 yrs, 1-1.3 m) C$19|Opening Hours: Jan - Mar, Only available in Winter Season
Historic District of Old Quebec
This UNESCO World Heritage Site traces its history to 1620 and the establishment of the Saint-Louis Fort. Old Quebec is known for its architecture and its value as a testament to the impact of colonization.
A 31-storey, 132 m office skyscraper completed in 1972 in Quebec City, Canada. The brutalist style tower is the tallest building in the city, as well as the tallest building in Canada east of Montreal.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$15; Child (Under 12 yrs) Free
Standard Hotel: Ambassador Hotel (3*) or Similar
Deluxe Hotel: Palace Royal Hotel (4*) / Fairmont Le Chateau (5*) or Similar
Quebec City - Thousand Islands - Toronto (813 km)
In the morning, we will leave Quebec City. During the winter, we can take an optional dog sled ride (start from mid December) before heading to the Thousand Islands region, where we will take a helicopter tour before returning to Toronto.
In the summer, we will instead take a boat cruise through the Thousand Islands, seeing historic Boldt Castle. Then we will return to Toronto.
Thousand Islands, ON
An international tourism destination situated between Canada and the United States along the St. Lawrence River. The region takes its name from the more than 1,000 islands that dot the lakes and rivers along this international waterway.
Thousand Islands Cruise
In the Saint Lawrence River between New York and Ontario, there are 1,864 islands. This picturesque landscape has been a vacation destination for more than 150 years, and with good reason. The attractions include lighthouses, museums, fishing, and diving.
From 2017-04-01 to 2017-11-04
Admission (Optional): Adult C$29; Child (5-12 yrs) C$16|Opening Hours: Apr 1 - Oct 31|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
Built by the original manager of New York City's famous Waldorf-Astoria hotel, Bolt Castle is on Heart Island in the 1000 Islands area of the St. Lawrence River. The massive stone masonry structure is a sight to behold.
Thousand Islands Helicopter
By taking this Thousand Island Helicopter ride, tourists could overview the charm of thousand island, which is one of three natural wonders in Canada.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$115; Infant (0-2 yrs) Free; 10 mins CAD$115; 20 mins CAD$175|Duration: Approx. 10 Minutes
Sightseeing Cruise *DUPLICATE*
Sightseeing Cruise gives guests a chance to cruise the river in style taking in the majesty of the 1000 Islands. Also guests can have a panoramic view of historic Kingston as well as 1000 Islands and the surrounding areas.
Standard Hotel: Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites or Park Inn By Radisson 3* or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites 4* or similar
Toronto - Albany - Boston (890 km)
In the morning we will leave Toronto and drive across the US-Canadian border to Albany, NY for a brief stop. then go to Boston for the night.
Albany is the capital city of the U.S. state of New York. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany sits on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River.
New York State Capitol
This building in Albany houses the New York State Legislature and is located in the Empire State Plaza on State Street in Capitol Park. It is was the most expensive government building of its time at $25 million.
Deluxe Hotel: Courtyard Marriott / Hilton Garden Inn / Westin / Holiday Inn or similar
Breakfast: Included (2 breakfast/room)
Boston - New Haven - New York (381 km)
Today, we will take a relaxing tour of Boston. First, we will visit Harvard University and MIT, then take theBoston Harbor Cruise , giving us a breathtaking to enjoy the view of the city from the water. After lunch, we will drive south to New Haven, CT to visit the campus of Yale University. Afterward, we go to visit the Woodbury Outlets. We will spend the night in New York City.
Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics, and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars.
One of the most famous institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA has been standing since 1636, making it the oldest university in the United States. Tourists come for both history and the architecture.
Massachusetts State House
Perched grandly atop Beacon Hill, the Massachusetts State House has been the location of Massachusetts government since 1798. This iconic domed building houses the governor's offices and the state legislature. Tours must be scheduled in advance.
Boston Harbor Cruise
Departing from the Boston waterfront just outside the city's famous North End, Boston Harbor Cruises offer everything from whale watches to history tours to speedboat rides on the water to late-night dinner and dancing.
Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (3-11 yrs) $20|Opening Hours: No service on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day
New Haven, CT
New Haven is a coastal city in the U.S. state of Connecticut. It is located on New Haven Harbor on the northern shore of Long Island Sound in New Haven County, Connecticut, and is part of the New York metropolitan area. Besides, New Haven is the home of Yale University.
Founded in 1701, this world-famous university is the third-oldest in the United States. This Ivy-League school is consistently ranked as one of the best institutions of higher learning in the entire world, and admission is extremely competitive.
Woodbury is a town and village in Orange County, New York, United States. The Town of Woodbury and the area formerly known as the hamlet of Woodbury Falls was officially created on December 19, 1889 by an act of the Orange County Board of Supervisors.
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
This outlet mall in Central Valley, New York is loaded with high value products available at unbelievable discount prices. Come up from New Jersey to shop at Calvin Klein, Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, Polo Ralph Lauren and many more.
Deluxe Hotel: Courtyard Marriott/ Hilton Garden Inn/ Holiday Inn/ Hyatt Park or similar in NJ
New York - Philadelphia - Washington D.C. (380 km)
We will travel to Philadelphia, PA in the morning to see National Independence Park and Independence Hall. From there, we will continue on to Washington, DC, where we will see the US Capitol. We will also be able to visit the Jefferson, Lincoln Memorials. We will also delight to a visit to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. We will spend the night in Pennsylvania.
One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the first capital of the U.S.The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!
One of Philadelphia's most famous landmarks, Independence Hall in Independence National Historical Park is the location where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated, written, and ratified by the Founding Fathers of the USA.
Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Old Capitol Building
Part of the American independence hall, a George style red brick building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. From 1790 to 1800, it served as the capital of the United States in Philadelphia, the building is home to the United States congress, and the earliest congress office building in the United States.
Independence National Historical Park
This National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania serves as a way of preserving important Revolutionary War sites for future generations. Called "America's most historic square mile," this 55-acre park in the "Old City" district is not to be missed.
Duration: Approx. 35 Minutes
The capital of the United States of America sits on the scenic Potomac River. Monuments, museums, and Americana characterize this historic city, which is located in the District of Columbia between the states of Maryland and Virginia.
This iconic obelisk is a memorial to the commander-in-chief of the American revolutionary army and eventual the first president of the United States of America, George Washington. The massive stone structure began construction in 1848.
Capitol Hill refers to the neighborhood around the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. It is one of the city's most densely populated residential areas, housing more than 35,000 residents.
Opening Hours: Fri - Sat 8:30am - 4:30pm
This iconic American monument honors the 16th president of the United States. Abraham Lincoln was president during the American Civil War, and is most famous for the Emancipation Proclamation that freed all of the slaves in the US.
Duration: 30-45 Minutes
The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a memorial to the third president of the United States. The impressive building is neoclassical in design and has been standing since 1943. It sees more than two million visitors every year. It's only available during the Cherry Blossom time.
Opening Hours: 24/7
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
also named President Museum. The Washington, DC arm of this worldwide phenomenon is a sight to behold. Amazingly and sometimes eerily lifelike figures line the halls of this art museum in the form of celebrities and politicians both famous and infamous.
Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (3-12 yrs) $13|Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 12:00pm - 6:00pm, Fri - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Express or similar
Pennsylvania - Penn's Cave - Toronto (356 km)
Leaving hotel in the morning and visit the Corning Museum of Glass. After lunch, we will return to Toronto. On the way, we may stop at Duty Free Store for some tax-free purchase. We will return to Toronto in the late evening.
Corning is a city in Steuben County, New York, United States, on the Chemung River. The population was 11,183 at the 2010 census. It is named for Erastus Corning, an Albany financier and railroad executive who was an investor in the company that developed the community.
Corning Museum of Glass
Explore the science and art behind glassmaking at Corning's unique non-profit museum. View thousands of historic glass artifacts, learn interesting historical facts, and even create your own glass work during a workshop. This attraction is fun for people of all ages.
Standard Hotel: Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites or Park Inn By Radisson or Similar
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites (4*) or Similar
Toronto - Niagara Falls - Toronto (134 km)
Today, we will visit Niagara Falls to see the IMAX Movie. Guests can take an optional excursion to the Skylon Tower to overlook the falls or go on a Hornblower Cruise at their own expense. At the end of the day, we will return to Toronto.
Niagara Falls Canada, ON
Known and loved for both their power and their beauty, the Niagara Falls offer an experience unlike any other. More water tumbles down from the Niagara River every minute than any other place in the world.
Niagara Falls IMAX
Home of one of the most spectacular IMAX adventure of all time. In 45mins you'll witness the sights and sounds of the Falls through the perspective of the daredevils who have tried to conquer it.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$15; Child (4-12 yrs) C$11
Get spectacular views of the region from 775 above the mighty Falls. Overlooks both the American Falls, New York and the larger Horseshoe Falls, Ontario from the Canadian side of the Niagara River.
Admission (Optional): Adult C$16; Child (2-12 yrs) C$11
Hornblower Niagara Cruise & Incline Railway
Get ready to get wet: this world-famous boat ride takes passengers as close to the falls as it is possible to get. Look up into the tumbling water of the Niagara River and feel the mist on your face!
Admission (Optional): Adult C$32; Child (5-15 yrs) C$19|Opening Hours: Apr 7 - Nov 31, 8:30 - Dusk
Standard Hotel: Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites or Park Inn By Radisson or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites or similar