Let the adventure begin! As soon as you arrive to Toronto’s International Airport make your way to your beautiful downtown hotel for a three-night stay. There is a personal information kit at the front desk waiting for you. Use the rest of the day to explore Canada’s commercial and cultural centre. Overnight in Toronto.
Get ready to explore the many identities of this cosmopolitan city on a sightseeing tour through Toronto. Discover the provincial Parliament Buildings, the City Hall, the financial district, Chinatown, residential areas and the beautiful waterfront - just to mention a few highlights of this tour. Ride the glass-fronted elevators to the top of the CN Tower, standing over half a kilometre high on a signature icon of Toronto’s skyline and take in unforgettable views of Toronto and Lake Ontario. The remainder of the day is free for leisure and independent exploration. Discover the multicultural areas with its little cafes or enjoy a day of
NIAGARA FALLS EXCURSION
Enjoy a full-day sightseeing excursion to Niagara Falls, a group of three waterfalls at the southern end of Niagara Gorge, between the Canadian province of Ontario and the US state of New York. The route takes you through the lowlands of the Niagara Peninsula. Marvel at the spectacle of the famous Niagara Falls in the frozen winter and walk behind the falls to see the ceiling of ice. Take your time to get some stunning pictures and admire the thundering waters or wander into town. Highlights include a meal and a trip along the Niagara Parkway, which winds its way along the Niagara Gorge. We will pass through the historic community of Niagara-on-the-Lake before returning to Toronto for the evening. Overnight in Toronto. Lunch included.
VIA RAIL / THE CORRIDOR: TORONTO TO QUEBEC CITY
Good morning, are you ready for some French charm? Make your way to Union Station to board VIA Rail’s The Corridor train to Quebec City. You will be passing quaint little towns along Lake Ontario, the historic city of Kingston, the peaceful Thousand Islands region of endless shorelines and ride close to the American border before crossing into the province of Quebec. Past Montreal, the train will be riding along the southern shore of the St. Lawrence River passing charming little towns and villages in the beautiful French-Canadian countryside. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to explore the fascinating Quebec City and experice its energetic nightlife. Overnight in Quebec City.
Today you will explore the historic and modern Quebec City on a
morning sightseeing tour. North America’s oldest French-speaking city
is a gorgeous, seductive place and its dramatic setting does enhance its
appeal, with picture-postcard views of the St Lawrence River. Discover
one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada and the wonderful
“joie de vivre” (joy of living) atmosphere of Quebec. Your guide provides narration while you see the Latin Quarter, the Plains of Abraham, the
Fortifications, the National Assembly, Place Royale, the Basilica and many more points of interest. The rest of the day is at your leisure to further explore the city or indulge at one of the many fine restaurants. The Petit Champlain district’s cobblestone streets are lined with bistros and boutiques.
VIA RAIL / THE CORRIDOR: QUEBEC CITY TO MONTREAL
Hop on the train today for a short ride to Montreal. This time, you’ll be traveling along the south shore of the St. Lawrence River. Upon reaching the bustling metropolis of Montreal, prepare for an afternoon of exploring the second-largest French-speaking city after Paris. Dating to the 17th century, Old Montreal's narrow cobblestone streets are full of lively plazas and charming cafes. As one of Canadas’s founding cities, history and culture really come alive over here. The Notre-Dame Basilica, a Gothic Revival church, and the Pointe-à-Callière museum with city archeological ruins are only a few of the most iconic landmarks. Walk down lively St. Catherine Street with its numerous shops and cafés. Sample the fine cuisine and exuberant nightlife! Overnight in Montreal.
Strike a pose beside your favourite celebrities today! Meet over 127 celebrities for a one-of-a-kind experience and scenes that will take your breath away at the fascinating Grévin Museum. Explore a world of realistic art, as you come face to face with headline-making personalities, in scientific, political, historical and sports-related environments. You will discover the secrets of skilled Grévin artisan workshops and even have the chance to create a virtual wax figure of yourself! The rest of the day is at your leisure to further explore the beautiful city. Overnight in Montreal.
VIA RAIL / THE CORRIDOR: MONTREAL TO TORONTO
Today is your departure from Montreal to Toronto onboard The Corridor. Upon arrival at Toronto’s Union Station, your vacation has come to an end. Transfer independently to Toronto’s International Airport in time to check-in for your flight home to tell everyone about this trip of a lifetime!