Toronto - Niagara-on-the-Lake - Niagara Falls - Toronto (200 km)
Today's route leads south, skirting the Niagara Escarpment and traversing the orchards and vineyards of the Niagara Peninsula. Guests will discover the historic village of Niagara-on-the-Lake proudly displaying its 19th-century heritage. They will take some time to browse through the quaint shops and boutiques before continuing along the scenic Niagara Parkway to Niagara Falls. Once in Niagara Falls,they will put on their rain jacket and step aboard for the ride of a lifetime! The Hornblower Niagara Cruises - Voyage To The Falls tour will take them to the American Falls before sailing past massive rock formations to the magnificent sight of the thundering Horseshoe Falls. As the Hornblower Niagara Cruises Voyage To The Falls tour battles the waters, take advantage of unsurpassed photo opportunities. Overnight in 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.
Hornblower Niagara Cruise & Incline Railway
Formerly Maid of the Mist, the Hornblower Cruise now runs Niagara cruise operations on the Canadian side of the Falls. This boat ride will take passengers as close to the roaring waters of the Falls as possible!
Opening Hours: May 15 - Dec 1
Standard Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott Toronto or Chelsea Hotel
Toronto - Huntsville (186 km)
Today, we will travel north through charming rural villages until we reach the pine and granite landscape of Muskoka, where we will visit the Muskoka Pioneer Village. Our main destination of the day is Huntsville, situated on the edge of Algonquin Provincial Park.
Huntsville is the largest town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, Canada. It is located 215 kilometres (134 mi) north of Toronto and 130 kilometres (81 mi) south of North Bay. Due to its natural environment and natural resources, Huntsville is a tourist destination drawing people from around the world.
Standard Hotel: Best Western PLUS Muskoka Inn or Hidden Valley Resort
Huntsville - Pembroke (239 km)
Today, we will continue traveling through Algonquin Park before making our way to the small town of Pembroke, where we will spend the night.
Standard Hotel: Best Western Pembroke Inn & Conference Centre or Comfort inn Pembroke
Pembroke to Ottawa (147 km)
Today, we will enjoy the scenic drive along the border between Quebec and Ontario, passing rural towns such as Renfrew and Anrprior. We will spend the night in Ottawa.
Standard Hotel: Lord Elgin Hotel or Delta Ottawa City Centre or Radisson Hotel Ottawa Parliament HIll
Ottawa - Montreal (166 km)
Leaving the capital, we will travel east towards the border between Ontario and Quebec before arriving in the thriving metropolis of Montreal, a city of cultural contrasts and urban elegance, where we will spend the night.
Standard Hotel: Days Inn Montreal Downtown or Le Nouvel Hotel
Montreal - Quebec City - Montreal (525 km)
Take a full-day excursion to Quebec City, the provincial capital and discover the historical treasures and wonderful "joie de vivre" atmosphere of Quebec City. Your expert guide provides narration as you tour through the only walled city in North America. Highlights include the Upper and Lower Towns, the Parliament Buildings, the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel of Quebec, Chateau Frontenac, Place d'Armes, Quebec National Assembly and the Notre Dame Basilica. A visit to Montmorency Falls, 30 meters higher than the world famous Niagara Falls, and a 1.5 hour cruise of the St. Lawrence River is also included. Overnight in Montreal.
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.
This impressive and breathtaking Second-Empire-style building is home to all of the governmental functions of Quebec. Construction on the imposing building took ten years beginning in 1877. The buildings is surrounded by statues of famous Quebecois.
Citadelle of Quebec
This fort has been an active military installation for almost two hundred years. It sits on a key bend in the St. Lawrence river and was originally intended to guard against an American invasion of Canada.
The Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac is a famous grand hotel and a National Historic Site of Canada. The hotel, which is essentially a castle, sits on a hilltop in the city, and is perhaps the most-photographed hotel in the world.
The Place d'Armes is a public square in Quebec City. At its center stands a large Gothic fountain, which was made as a tribute to the arrival of the Recollet Franciscan monks, the first missionaries to come to the area.
This small church got its name ("Victory") after a 1690 English attack on Quebec City was forced to retreat. It is located in the quaint, picturesque historic district of Quebec City.
The Montmorency Falls are 275-foot-high waterfall on the Montmorency River in Quebec, Canada, and mark the point at which that river drops off into the larger St. Lawrence. The area is very tourist-friendly and easily accessible.
Standard Hotel: Hotel Faubourg Montreal or similar
Quebec City to Ile-aux-Coudres (120 km)
Today, we will stop at the spectacular Montmorency Falls, the beautiful Ile d'Orleans, and the shrine at Ste. Anne-de-Beaupre before we traverse the beautiful mountainous area of Charlevoix until we reach beautiful Ile-aux-Coudres, where we will spend the night.
Standard Hotel: Hotel Cap-aux-Pierres or La Roche Pleureuse
Ile-aux-Coudres to Saguenay Region (Via Tadoussac) (170 km)
On our way to Chicoutimi in the scenic Lac-St-John region, we will stop in Tadoussac, a UNESCO World Heritage Site at the confluence of the Saguenay Fjord and the Saint Lawrence River. Continuing inward along the shores of the Saguenay, we will take a stroll along the Sainte-Rose-du-Nord on one of the area's lovely trails. We will spend the night in the Saguenay region.
Standard Hotel: Hotel La Sagueneene or Hotel Le Montagnais
Saguenay Region to Saint-Alexis-des-Monts (398 km)
Today, we will travel to a forest lodge to discover the wild side of Quebec, where the trees and animals outnumber the towns and people. We will spend the night in Saint-Alexis-des-Monts.
Standard Hotel: Hotel Sacacomie or Lac-a-l'Eau-Claire - Hotellerie Champetre
Saint-Agathe-des-Monts - Belleville (498 km)
Today, guests will leave Saint-Agathe-des-Montes and head through rural Ontario. They shouldn't miss the chance to stop at Upper Canada Village, an impressive living recreation of a 19th century Canadian pioneer village, or to explore the Thousand Islands region. They will spend the night in Belleville.
Standard Hotel: Travelodge Hotel Belleville or Fairfield Inn & Suites Belleville
Belleville - Toronto (189 km)
Guests will take a leisurely drive along Lake Ontario on their way back to Pearson INternational Airport in Toronto to catch their return flights.