Ontario, Quebec & the Maritimes Winter Retreat

Ontario, Quebec & the Maritimes Winter Retreat

9 Days/8 Nights Toronto to Halifax

Price from$3,234

Atlantic Canada Train Tour • Toronto • Niagara Falls • Montreal • Quebec • Halifax

One-way tour from Toronto to Halifax traveling through dynamic landscapes from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean.

Ontario, Quebec & the Maritimes Winter Retreat map

Day 1: Arrive Toronto Upon arrival at Toronto's International Airport transfer independently by limousine or taxi to your downtown hotel (transfer not included).

Overnight at: Fairmont Royal York Hotel - Fairmont Luxury Room

Day 2: Niagara Falls Day Tour (L) Enjoy a full-day sightseeing tour through the scenic Niagara Peninsula to Niagara Falls. Highlights of the tour include a lunch buffet overlooking the falls, and the "Journey Behind the Falls" attraction. Enjoy free time in Niagara Falls and a winery tour including a wine tasting before returning to Toronto.

Overnight at: Fairmont Royal York Hotel - Fairmont Luxury Room

Day 3: Toronto > Montreal (L) Mid morning transfer independently to Toronto's Union Station to board your train to Montreal. VIA Rail's Corridor Service is the quickest way to Montreal and allows you to see some of the countryside and other cites in this area of Canada as you spend 4 hrs relaxing in the comfort of Renaissance Class cars. Arrive at Montreal's Central Station mid afternoon, the rest of the day is free for you to explore the second largest French speaking city in the world.

Overnight at: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel - Fairmont View Room

Day 4: Montreal City Tour Today, enjoy a complete tour of the city, taking in over 200 points of interest, including a photo stop at the Notre Dame Basilica, St. Joseph's Oratory, residential and financial districts, Old Montreal, French Quarter, outside view of Olympic Site, McGill University and a panoramic view from an observation point on top of Mt. Royal.

Overnight at: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel - Fairmont View Room

Day 5: Quebec City Day Tour Board the coach for a tour to Quebec City, the heart of French Canada. Nowhere else in North America is the appearance and atmosphere of an old-world city so present. Quebec City looks and feels very European, and the old section was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985. Qualified guides will help you discover the enchanting sights which are part of Quebec City's history. During the tour several stops are suggested. Should you wish to visit different sites, you may want to get off and board at your convenience. This tour option offers you great flexibility.

Overnight at: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel - Fairmont View Room

Day 6: Montreal > Halifax (D) Spend the day at leisure sightseeing in Montreal before boarding VIA Rail to Halifax in the early evening. Overnight on VIA Rail.

Overnight on board Via Rail Sleeper Plus Private Bedroom

Day 7: On-board VIA Rail, Arrive Halifax late afternoon (B,L) Continue your rail journey through the beautiful snowy landscapes of Eastern Canada. Following a late afternoon arrival in Halifax, transfer independently to your downtown hotel.

Overnight at: Lord Nelson Hotel - Classic Room

Day 8: Halifax Your day is free to enjoy the sights of Halifax. This East Coast gem of a city is full of character, and colourful personalities. Stroll along the ocean front walking paths, check out the unique maritime architecture and the downtown shops. Continue your exploration with a stop at the Halifax Museum of Natural History. Discover the natural wonders of Nova Scotia all under one roof in the heart of Halifax.

Overnight at: Lord Nelson Hotel - Classic Room

Day 9: Halifax Conclude your East Coast adventure with the morning check-out from your Halifax hotel.

• 7 nights hotel accommodation • 1 night sleeping accommodation onboard VIA Rail • 1 breakfast, 3 lunches, 1 dinner onboard VIA Rail • Business class rail travel Toronto to Montreal • Niagara Falls Day Tour, including: Journey Behind the Falls; Meal overlooking Niagara Falls; Winery tour and wine tasting; Free time in Niagara-Falls • Montreal City Tour • Quebec City Day Tour • Admission to Halifax Museum of Natural History

Pricing (per person) $NZD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2020 Departures

24 Nov - 22 Dec

29 Dec

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$3,234

$3,336

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$4,905

$4,955

2021 Departures

5 Jan - 30 Mar

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$3,336

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$4,955

Departs

2020 Tuesday Nov 24
Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 2021 Tuesday Jan 5, 12, 19, 26
Feb 2, 9, 16, 23
Mar 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Not included

• Hotel Early Check In/Late Check Out out • Transfer Toronto Airport to hotel • Transfer Halifax hotel to airport