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Quebec City Old Québec will delight and amaze you. The cradle of French America, it’s the only fortified city on the continent north of Mexico. Stroll through the cobblestone streets and soak in the city’s magnificent heritage, storied past, and European charm. It’s festive, welcoming, and wonderfully safe.
Old Québec will delight and amaze you. The cradle of French America, it’s the only fortified city on the continent north of Mexico. Stroll through the cobblestone streets and soak in the city’s magnificent heritage, storied past, and European charm. It’s festive, welcoming, and wonderfully safe.
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|8:00 am||Depart from Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess St. to begin our Quebec Experience! Mid morning comfort break on our way.|
|12:00 pm||Lunch stop at St. Hubert’s (like swiss chalet) in Sainte Julie (on own).|
|3:30 pm||Arrival in Quebec City and check into the wonderful Marriott Place D’Youville. (418) 692 1030|
|5:30 pm||We will have an included welcome dinner together this evening close to the hotel.|
|7:00 pm||Return to the hotel or stroll the quaint streets of Old Quebec at your leisure.|
|7:00 am||Enjoy breakfast at your leisure at the hotel.|
|9:00 am||Board the coach and with our local guide we leave for a guided tour of Quebec City. Including the Plains of Abraham, Cape Diamond, Joan of Arc Gardens, Grande Allee, Quebec City Parliament, Place D’Armes, Place Royale, Avenue Petite Champlain and more. Our morning of touring will finish back at our hotel at approximately noon and you are free for lunch on your own.|
|2:00 pm||OPTIONAL: Meet in the lobby of the hotel and walk to Musee du Fort for an original and unique sound and light show of the 6 sieges of Quebec City, including the famous battle of the Plains of Abraham.|
|5:00 pm||We’ll board our coach and travel to a Quebec maple sugar shack for a traditional Quebec dinner and festive traditional folklore entertainment! After an enjoyable evening we will transfer back to our hotel.|
|7:00 am||Enjoy breakfast once again at the hotel.|
|9:00 am||With our local guide, we depart from our hotel by coach and travel to the Beaupre Coast and explore the Quebec Countryside including St. Anne’s Basilica, Montmorency Falls, and the Island of Orleans. We will stop at the Albert Gilles Copper Museum and Marie’s Bread Oven, where outside there is a traditional bread oven over 150 years old that bakes bread daily. We’ll have lunch together at the Manoir Montmorency (former home of the Duke of Kent) at the top of Montmorency Falls, which are higher than Niagara Falls. After lunch we will return to our hotel.|
|2:00 pm||Join us for a guided tour of the residence of the Governor General. Located within the Citadelle of Quebec, the residence of the Governor General is a remarkable heritage attraction. Steeped in history, this place has been the second official residence of Canada’s Governor General since 1872. Our guide will help us discover this unique residence that offers spectacular views of the St. Lawrence River and an exceptional collection of Canadian art, objects and furnishings.|
|3:00 pm||Join our guides for a tour of the Citadelle of Quebec and the Musee Royal 22E Regiment before returning to our hotel. Enjoy the reminder of the day on your own. Wander the cobblestone streets, listen to the buskers, shop the quaint boutiques and choose any of the delightful restaurants for an unforgettable dinner!|
|7:00 am||Breakfast at your leisure at the hotel.|
|8:15 am||We will check out of hotel and head to Plains of Abraham.|
|9:00 am||The Observatory of the Capital is the perfect stop on our last day in Quebec City so you can have a 360 degree view of Quebec City from 221 meters up! From the 31st floor, the expansive windows offer spectacular views of the Old City, the majestic St. Lawrence and the Laurentians.|
|10:00 am||Enjoy a friendly clash between Generals Wolfe and Montcalm. This 90 minute presentation involves a gun loading competition and military quizzes.|
|11:30 am||Free time for lunch on your own on the Grande Allee.|
|2:00 pm||Approximate departure from Quebec City. A stop for dinner (on own) will be made on the way home.|
|8:00 pm||Approximate arrival back in Kingston|
PRICE PER PERSON
• 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 45 days of travel
• For the comfort of fellow travelers, kindly refrain from using scented products
• Must have valid passport to travel across the border
• Tipping for driver and tour director is voluntary
• Please note that cancellation and travel insurance is not covered in your package but is strongly recommended for out of province travel
|6:30 am||Depart Belleville Maple Leaf Office at 81 Millennium Parkway (parking)|
|7:00 am||Depart Napanee Flying J Northeast Corner of the Parking Lot|
|8:00 am||Depart Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess Street (parking)|
|8:15 am||Depart from Ganonoque Hwy 2 Carpool|
|8:45 am||Depart Brockville from Food Basics Jefferson Dr.|
|8:40 am||Depart Kemptville Stinson Gas bar Hwy 42|
|7:45 am||Depart Ottawa: Robbie Italian Restaurant 1531 St. Laurent Blvd ( Parking)|
|8:10 am||Depart Ottawa: All Saints Lutheran Church 1061 Pinecrest Rd. (Parking)|
Treat yourself to a trendy getaway at Quebec City Marriott Downtown. Our downtown hotel places you near the Québec City Convention Centre, Château Frontenac and Université Laval. Discover the rich culture that hugs our hotel, then rest in our newly renovated rooms and suites. We provide plush bedding, flat-panel TVs and thoughtful room service for your upscale stay. Many of our luxurious accommodations offer inspiring city views. Worked up an appetite? Visit our restaurant, Que Sera Sera, to indulge in Continental cuisine, cocktails and decadent desserts. During downtime, get your total-body workout at our fitness center or get your heart pumping with a brisk run on our trail.
BEFORE YOU GO
Cancellation & Medical Insurance is strongly recommended for overnight tours and out of country travel. Travel Insurance is available for purchase through Maple Leaf Tours.
- 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