13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights

13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour including return international flights, accommodation, in-depth sightseeing, professional tour guides and more.

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  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
  • 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour with flights
 

Highlights

 

Explore the sights of the east with a spectacular 13 day Highlights of Eastern Canada tour.

Arrive in the bustling city of Toronto and see the dramatic CN Tower and spacious Queen’s Park. Visit one of the largest falls in the world, Niagara Falls, and feel the power of its mighty splashes. Enjoy a local wine tasting before travelling to the shores of the majestic St. Lawrence River. Explore Canada’s first capital city, Kingston and admire the beauty of the Thousand Islands.

Wander the multicultural capital of Ottawa, visiting the local markets and some of the cities beautiful museums. Head to the quaint Quebec City and roam the many old shops, arcades and cafes that line the streets. Indulge in some world-class maple syrup and see the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Place Royale. 

Journey to incredible Montreal, a city made up of a captivating blend of new and old. Visit the Basilica of Notre Dame, the historical Place d’Armes and the spectacular vistas of Olympic Park. End your tour with a farewell dinner before making your way home.

See inclusions for more.

 
 

Day 1: Australia – airplane-takeoff– Toronto, Canada

Today, depart Australia for Toronto, Canada. On arrival, a shuttle service will transfer you to your hotel.

Day 2: Toronto (B)

Enjoy a day of leisure to recuperate after the long flight or enjoy some sightseeing at your own pace.

Toronto – Ontario’s dynamic capital with it’s glistening skyline is the heartbeat of Canadian urban life and has everything you would expect from a world class city. It’s a dynamic metropolis with a core of soaring skyscrapers, all dwarfed by the iconic CN Tower. Toronto also has many green spaces, from the orderly oval of Queen’s Park to 400-acre High Park and its trails, sports facilities and zoo. Dine at a one of a kind restaurant in Queen Street West, shop at the posh Yorkville district; lose yourself in the variety of the Kensington Market or if you’re lucky enough, catch an MLB, NBA or NHL game.

At around 7pm tonight a welcome drink and orientation meeting will be held with your tour manager. Enjoy a brief on the delightful journey that lies ahead in Eastern Canada along with meeting your fellow travellers.

Day 3: Niagara Falls – Niagara-on-the Lake – Wine Tasting (B,D)

An exciting day awaits you at spectacular Niagara Falls, one of the largest falls in the world. Get ready for a thrilling boat adventure that travels to the foot of Niagara. Feel the enormous power, get splashed by the sprays and get “up-close and personal” with one of the most incredible creations of Mother Nature. Truly, an unforgettable experience! Afterwards, on to enchanting Niagara-on-the-Lake for a lunch at leisure. Continue for wine tasting at a local winery before returning to Toronto. A welcome dinner with your fellow travellers tonight celebrates your arrival in Canada. 

Day 4: Toronto – Kingston – Thousand Islands Cruise – Ottawa (B)

The day begins with a drive to the shores of the majestic St. Lawrence River. Stop in Kingston, Canada’s first capital city, for lunch at leisure with time to explore. After, continue to experience the icons of the 1000 Islands such as Boldt Castle, the Statue of St. Lawrence, Thousand Islands International Bridge and Zavicon Islands containing the smallest International Bridge in the world, during this cruise in the heart of the 1000 Islands. After disembarkation, proceed to Ottawa, the country’s multicultural capital city. The evening is yours to explore this energetic city on your own. 

Day 5:  Ottawa (B)

This morning, begin your day with a tour of the city’s highlights including the Parliament buildings and the National War Memorial with a local guide. Free time this afternoon to explore Ottawa. Perhaps visit the bustling market, known for its large display of local arts and crafts or visit some of the city’s museums and art galleries. Enjoy the evening at leisure or join the optional tour.

Optional Tour (at own cost, refer fine print): Rideau Canal Cruise with dinner – during this narrated cruise, you will discover the rich cultural heritage of the City of Ottawa. Afterwards enjoy dinner at a local restaurant

Day 6: Ottawa – Quebec City (B,L)

Depart Ottawa toward quaint Quebec City, the only walled city in North America, acclaimed as the “most French” city outside of France. Stop along the way for lunch at an authentic Sugar Shack, nestled in the Quebec countryside. Here, indulge your sweet tooth with delicious maple products! Enjoy traditional Quebec cuisine (with maple syrup, of course) along with music and taffy too! Upon arrival in Quebec City, time to explore the many old world shops, arcades and cafes. Tonight, why not try one of the popular restaurants featuring delicious regional French-Canadian cuisine

Day 7: Old and New Quebec City (B)

The discovery of Old and New Quebec includes Place Royale, the picture-perfect site of the city’s original settlement, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. View the Notre-Dame-des-Victoires, one of the oldest churches in North America before ascending by funicular to stately Chateau Frontenac, perched elegantly atop Cape Diamond. In the Old City, linger a while to walk the winding lanes, window shop and watch the parade of horse-drawn carriages. Spend the afternoon at leisure or join the optional tour.

Optional Tour (at own cost, refer fine print): Half Day Quebec Tour – travel to the historical borough of Île d’Orléans for lunch. Continue to a local museum to learn the history and production of copper. See a metalworking demonstration and create your own piece of art. After, journey to the Shrine of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, the second oldest pilgrimage site in North America. Depart for Quebec City with a final stop at Montmorency Falls. In the evening, feel the magic of Old Quebec.

Day 8: Quebec City – Montreal (B)

From Quebec City journey to magnificent Montreal, the largest city in Quebec, a captivating blend of old and new. Montreal is set on an island in the St. Lawrence River, named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill located at the heart of the city. Take some time to explore one of the avant-garde Art Galleries or explore the Port with its historic buildings, cobblestone streets, market areas, and cafes. This evening, don’t miss experiencing one of the most exciting food scenes in North America. You’ll find irresistible patisseries, English pubs, old Jewish delis, superb French food and marvellous food markets reminiscent of Paris.

Day 9: Montreal (B,D)

After breakfast, we take a city tour of Montreal. View Jacques Cartier Square and McGill University, the Basilica of Notre Dame, historical Place d’Armes and St. Joseph’s Oratory. Ascend Mount Royal, the largest hill in Montreal, to see the spectacular vistas including Olympic Park, site of the 1976 Summer Olympics. The rest of the afternoon is free to discover Montreal on your own. Walk along the narrow streets of Old Montreal with its 17th-century buildings – you’ll think you’re in Paris! On your last night in Eastern Canada, a farewell dinner caps a great journey with your newfound friends. 

Day 10: Montreal (B)

Enjoy your final day in Eastern Canada with a day at leisure in Montreal to continue exploring at your own pace.

Day 11:  Montreal – airplane-takeoff – Australia (B)

Sadly, your Eastern Canada adventure has come to an end. At the appropriate time, please make your own way to the airport for your homeward flight.

Day 12: In flight

Day 13: Australia

Arrive home in Australia today.

 

Inclusions

 
  • Return international airfares with a full service airline, including 23kgs checked luggage
  • One way airport pick up on arrival in Canada
  • 10 nights twin share accommodation while touring the highlights of Eastern Canada
  • Breakfast daily plus a welcome and farewell dinner with your group
  • In-depth sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Dedicated air-conditioned coach transportation
  • Services of a professional English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring
  • All tipping and gratuities

Highlights:

  • Explore Toronto with its glistening skyline
  • A thrilling boat ride takes you to the foot of Niagara Falls
  • Enjoy wine tasting at a local winery
  • From the shores of the majestic St. Lawrence River enjoy a delightful cruise to the 1,000 Islands with views of Boldt Castle
  • Immerse yourself in Ottawa, Canada’s capital city
  • Savour lunch at an authentic Sugar Shack
  • Indulge your sweet tooth with delicious maple products
  • Discover delightful Quebec City, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO
  • Travel to French influenced Montreal, a captivating blend of old and new
 

Fine Print

 

How To Book: 

To book your Tour:

  • Bookings essential
  • Voucher valid for 1 person (must purchase 2 vouchers)
  • Must book minimum 65 days prior to departure, whichever is earlier 
  • Book early to secure your desired date and time

Deposit Information:

  • A deposit of $1,500 per person are due at the time of purchase in order to secure your date.
  • All peak season surcharges, interstate surcharges (if applicable) and single supplements (if applicable) are also due at the time of purchase and will be reflected at the checkout stage.
  • Final Payment is due 120 days prior to travel. If you book within 120 days of travel, you will be sent an invoice within 7 days for final payment.
  • Up to 12 Months Interest Free available: https://exclusives.webjet.com.au/up-to-12-months-interest-free/
  • Invoices will be emailed to you in advance and it is your responsibility to ensure payments are made prior to the due date
  • Should payment not be received by the due date, your booking will be cancelled and all prior payments will remain strictly non-refundable.
  • Your tour is subject to availability at the time of your booking. We advise you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Documentation

Documentation will be provided after final payment is complete and before 14 days of travel, including E-Ticket instructions, hotel confirmation, itinerary extension & optional tour confirmation (where applicable) and destination travel tips.

Single Supplement: Not available 

Land Only: Not available 

Group Size: 2 – 40 people

Triple Share: Not available

Children: Same price as adults. Min age 2 years.

Interconnecting/adjoining rooms: Can be requested however not guaranteed. Please submit request when filling out your booking form.

Accommodation:

The accommodation listed below may be subject to change, but will remain of a similar or higher standard. Any changes remain beyond our control and all efforts are made to communicate these as soon as possible. We endeavour to always book non-smoking rooms however these cannot be guaranteed

Toronto: Sheraton Centre Toronto or similar
Ottawa: Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa or similar
Quebec City: Delta Quebec or similar
Montreal: Le Centre Sheraton Montreal or similar

Optional Tours: 

Rideau Canal Cruise with dinner – $104 per person
Half Day Quebec with lunch – $62 per person 

You can purchase your optional tours by clicking here

Optional Tours must be purchased within 7 days of  your initial booking. Please email customerexperience@webjetexclusives.com.au to ensure your booking is correctly updated. Failure to do so may result in you not being accepted on this optional tour and your purchase will be refunded.

Note that while Optional Tours provide an excellent opportunity to further explore this wonderful country, it will also reduce the leisure time described in the itinerary.

Optional Tours requested within 70 days of travel cannot be accepted.

Tipping:

Towards the end of your tour:

If you have enjoyed the knowledge, service and expertise of your tour guide and driver a tip (while not compulsory) is appropriate towards the end of your tour. While it may not be customary in Australia, tipping is entrenched into many cultures especially within the tourism industry globally. It helps reward and inspire excellent service. The following is provided to assist our guests, but we leave the decision to provide a gratuity entirely at their discretion:

The group leader: Our past guests have left gratuities based on their overall service of CAD $6 per person per day

The driver & assistant:  Our past guests have left gratuities based on their overall service of CAD $4 per person per day

Gratuities aren’t compulsory on your trip, but they can make a big difference to locals employed in the tourism industry. Your guide will hand around two envelopes towards the end of the tour (1 Tour Guide and 1 Driver envelope) to make the process as easy as possible.

Tour Excludes:

  • Tipping
  • Porterage
  • Shore Excursions 
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned or ‘optional’ in the itinerary

Visas: Visas are not included. It is the traveller’s responsibility to ensure they meet the visa requirements for the country they are visiting. Webjet Exclusives is unable to provide visa advice.

For Visa assistance, please visit Webjet’s Travel Visa Service page

Travel Insurance: Help cover yourself for the unexpected with great value Webjet Travel Insurance, we highly recommend it. Click here for a quote

Any deposits paid at the time of purchase are non-refundable.

 

Travel Dates

 

Departure Dates:

19 April 2019
26 April 2019
3 May 2019
17 May 2019
31 May 2019
7 June 2019
14 June 2019
21 June 2019
5 July 2019
12 July 2019
26 July 2019
2 August 2019
16 August 2019
30 August 2019
6 September 2019
13 September 2019
20 September 2019
27 September 2019
4 October 2019
11 October 2019
18 October 2019

Surcharges may apply to some dates, please see the availability calendar for more details

Bookings not accepted when within 65 days of departure

Availability on Departure Dates reflected in both the Fine Print and Calendar are subject to change at any time.

 

Flight Information

 

 Airline: 
  • Return economy airfare departing Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth with Air Canada
  • Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth passengers – All flights will be via Sydney or Brisbane
  • Including at least 23kg checked baggage per passenger (actual limit is subject to change according to airline policy).
  • One return airfare is supplied per voucher
  • Names cannot be changed once flights have been booked.
  • Flights cannot be used one-way only 

Flights:

  • Note that the total length of the package includes time spent in flight as specified in the itinerary
  • Some flights may depart a day before the itinerary and involve up to 2 transits. These changes are beyond our control and are subject to availability and airline schedule changes.
  • Full names (First, Middle & Surname) as per passport must be provided for ticketing. Passport Details are also required at time of booking in order to confirm your flights. 
  • Once your flights are confirmed and ticketed, flights are non-refundable and non-changeable.
  • Flight itineraries will not be provided until 30 days prior to departure, along with final documentation.
  • All flights have been booked to meet minimum connection times as per airline policy and fare rules.

Schedule Changes: 

  • Airline schedule changes or cancellations can happen from time to time and are beyond our control. The customer is responsible for reviewing their flight schedule prior to their departure. Webjet Exclusives endeavours to assist customers where possible, however should any change or cancellation occur, please contact your Travel Insurance provider to check whether you are covered by your policy.

Flight Variations:

Option 1: Arrive early and/or extend your stay post tour with the promotional airline

  • Please select how many days you want to arrive early and/or extend your stay by on your Booking Form. 
  • Flights will arrive into the city as per the tour itinerary and depart from the city as per tour itinerary. Customers cannot choose another airport or city for their arrival and/or departure.
  • All flights will be booked with the promotional airfare available at the time of booking – for your choice of preferred airline or cabin class, please see below.
  • Your flight request is subject to availability and if the promotional airfare is not available, you will be quoted the fare difference.
  • Your varied flight itinerary will not be provided in advance of ticketing and once your flights have been ticketed, no further changes can be made.
  • If you are wishing to arrange internal flights, this must be arranged at your own expense. Webjet Exclusives cannot assist with the purchase of additional flights outside of the itinerary.
  • Webjet Exclusives are unable to provide any additional accommodation outside of the tour itinerary and this will need to be arranged at your own expense. By arriving early and/or extending your departure date, you will also forfeit the included airport transfers (if applicable) and will need to make your own way to and/or from the airport at your own expense.

 Option 2: Upgrade to Premium Economy or Business Class (where available)

  • A flat fee of $350.00 per person, plus additional airfare and taxes will be quoted if choosing to upgrade your flights to another cabin class.
  • Please select your preferred cabin class from the drop down box on the booking form at the time of making your purchase.
  • If you have a preferred airline for your upgrade quote, please mention this in the Special Request field of your Booking Form. If no specific airline is requested, the best available fare will be quoted to you.
  • Your quote will not be provided immediately and will be processed in departure date order only after the final payment.
  • The quote will be sent via email only and will include clear instructions on how to make payment. Failure to pay by the stipulated date and time will cause the quote to expire, by which Webjet Exclusives will proceed to book the promotional airfare included in your packages.
  • If also choosing to arrival early and/or extend your stay, this will be quoted to you in conjunction with your preferred airline request.

 Should you be unsatisfied with the quote provided for your cabin upgrade, you can opt to:

1. Travel with the group as per the tour itinerary on the promotional airfare or;
2.Take the package as Land Only and receive a refund of the Land Only discount, if available.

Once your flights have been confirmed and ticketed, no further changes can be made and your booking will remain non-refundable.

 

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Package Inclusions
  • Return international airfares with a full service airline
  • 10 nights twin share accommodation while touring the highlights of Eastern Canada
  • Breakfast daily plus a welcome and farewell dinner with your group
  • In-depth sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Dedicated air-conditioned coach transportation
  • Services of a professional English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • All tipping and gratuities
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