New Date Added! October 15-17, 2017
Muskoka is consistently named one of the best places to visit in Canada and the world by publications such as National Geographic, Frommer’s and Reader’s Digest. Discover what makes Muskoka so amazing! The quaint and charming region affectionately known as Canada’s cottage country has received some tremendous recognition over the years as one of Canada’s top vacation spots and one of the top vacation spots in the world!
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
8:00 am Depart Kingston Shrine Club. Please see other pickup times and locations on the reverse page.Regular stops will be made en route for stretching, coffee, and lunch.
12:00 pm Arrive in Bracebridge in time for lunch on your own and to explore and shop in this delightful town.
3:00 pm Arrive at our amazing resort! Embracing Peninsula Lake, Deerhurst Resort (705) 789-6411 is your year-round retreat for a Muskoka vacation or getaway to Ontario’s famous “cottage country,” one of National Geographic Traveller Magazine’s “Best of the World” recommended places to visit. Ideal for fun-filled vacations, year-round getaways and meetings. Check in and relax! Dinner tonight is at the Resort, followed by an evening to enjoy all the resort has to offer. It’s a leisurely evening of autumn bliss!
Hotel: Deerhurst Resort 705-789-6411
DAY TWO: WED, OCT 11
Enjoy breakfast at the resort before we head out for a delightful day. After breakfast we will depart for Gravenhurst.
10:00 am Step back in time as you enjoy a guided tour of the Muskoka Discovery Centre.
11:30 am Enjoy a scenic Muskoka lunch cruise! Muskoka’s steamship heritage is older than Canada. The first ship steamed Lake Muskoka in 1866. In 2017, we mark the amazing RMS Segwun’s 130 year history. She is North America’s oldest operating mail steamship. Wenonah II, a modern interpretation of a traditional steamship, is named in honour of Wenonah, the first steamship to sail Lake Muskoka. We look forward to welcoming you aboard in 2017.
3:00 pm We’ll travel to the Johnston’s Cranberry Marsh. We’ll end our day with a special tour of the signature Canadian Experience! This is the oldest cranberry marsh in the province. Harvesting takes place through October by flooding the beds, a mechanical picker separates the berries while conveyors and boats bring them to shore.We will have an opportunity to sample preserves and other products at the food tent and gift store.
4:00 pm After this wonderful day we’ll enjoy an included dinner together before we return to the resort. Enjoy the evening at your leisure at our resort tonight.
Hotel: Deerhurst Resort 705-789-6411
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
DAY THREE: THURS, OCT 12
Enjoy breakfast again this morning at the Resort and enjoy a relaxing morning.
11:00 am Check out and bid farewell to the Deerhurst Resort and head to Algonquin Park to gaze at the amazing fall colours!
12:45 pm Depart from Huntsville, driving through Algonquin Park enjoying the beautiful fall colours!
2:00 pm We’ll arrive at the Visitor’s Centre for a mid-afternoon comfort stop. Opened in 1993 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Algonquin Provincial Park and the entire Ontario provincial park system, the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre has world class exhibits on the Park’s natural and human history, a relaxing restaurant and an excellent bookstore. A theatre presentation sums up the Park story and then takes you out to the viewing deck from where you can admire a breathtaking panorama of wild Algonquin landscape. Here we’ll enjoy a boxed lunch while surrounded by the stunning autumn colours!
2:45 pm We continue our journey home, enjoying the wonderful fall foliage.
7:30 pm Approximate arrival back in Kingston.
EARLY BOOKING BONUS $25 OFF PER PERSON IF PAID IN FULL BY JULY 10, ’17
ROOM PRICE – NO ADDITIONAL TAX
||$649 Each for
(2 to a room)
|$629 Each for
(3 to a room)
|$619 Each for
(4 to a room)
|$749 For a
(1 to a room)
- A deposit of $100 is required at the time of booking, the balance is due 60 days prior to departure
- Refunds are not available within 30 days of travel
- Early booking bonus of $25 off applies to bookings paid in full July 10, 2017
8:00 am Depart from Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess St.
8:30 am Depart from Napanee Flying J Northeast Corner of the Parking Lot.
9:00 am Depart from Belleville Maple Leaf Office at 81 Millennium Parkway (parking).
9:15 am Depart Trenton Wooler Rd carpool lot.
Deerhurst Resort – 705-789-6411
This upscale lakeside resort is a 15-minute walk from skiing at Hidden Valley Highlands and 8 km from live entertainment at the Algonquin Theatre. Elegant rooms with traditional furnishings and free Wi-Fi have en suite bathrooms, TVs and coffeemakers. Amenities include 2 golf courses and indoor and outdoor pools; outdoor activities are offered seasonally. A spa has a hot tub and a steam room, and there are 4 restaurants and meeting/event space.
BEFORE YOU GO
- Portage of 1 large suite case per person, you may also bring 1 carry-on per person
- Please keep all medication with your person not in luggage
- Cancellation and Medical insurance is not covered in your package but is strongly recommended for out of province travel
- Insurance is available through Maple Leaf, please call to inquire today!
- There are regular stops made for comfort breaks
- Tipping for tour director and driver is voluntary depending on quality of service
- For the comfort of fellow travellers, kindly refrain from using scented products