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Niagara Falls to Lac Saint-Jean

Start tour Eastern Canada journey in the exciting city of Toronto before heading out to the Niagara region. Visit the breath-taking waterfalls and take the time to relax at vineyard in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Start to head north towards Canada's capital city of Ottawa before continuing east to the cosmopolitan city of Montreal. Following the St. Lawrence River, make your way north to Lac Saint-Jean and Tadoussac for an unforgettable whale-watching experience. Finish your road trip in one of North America's oldest cities: Quebec City.

If you love the freedom and adventure of the open road, then a Fly & Drive vacation is just what you need. Fly into Toronto and drive your way through the experience of discovering parts of Canada one kilometer at a time. The car rental and hotel stays are included in the package, along with a bunch of other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Location:

  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada (YYZ)
  • Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Montreal, Quebec, Canada (YUL)
  • Roberval, Quebec, Canada
  • Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
  • Tadoussac, Quebec, Canada
  • Quebec City, Quebec, Canada (YQB)
  • Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada (YYZ)
  • Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
  • Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec
11  Days | 10  nights
Call to book: 1-866-529-2079
Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Flight to Toronto; Return flight from Quebec City (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • 10 nights of accommodation
  • 10-day car rental
  • 3-Hour Whale-watching boat tour in Tadoussac
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

 

ITINERARY

Day 1

Fly to Toronto

Fly to Toronto and pick up your rental car at the airport. Spend the rest of the day discovering Canada's largest city. Be sure to check out the CN Tower, Kensington Market and the Distillery District.

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Day 2

Niagara Falls (approx. 260 km)

The falls are a short drive from Toronto and definitely worth a day trip. Try a Hornblower Niagara Cruise, a helicopter tour or a Journey Behind the Falls. Later, relax at any of the charming wineries in nearby Niagara-on-the-Lake.

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Day 3

Toronto - Ottawa (approx. 450km)

On your way to Ottawa, be sure to stop for a cruise of the Thousands Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Ottawa, don't miss the lively Byward Market or the fascinating Houses of Parliament or Canadian Museum of History.

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Day 4

Ottawa - Montreal (approx. 220km)

This morning, enjoy more of Ottawa before driving to Montreal where you will spend the next two nights.

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Day 5

Montreal

Montreal's joie de vivre is legendary as it blends cultures from around the world with a love of art, food and wine. Be sure to check out Old Montreal and any of the 90 festivals that fill the year.

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Day 6

Montreal - Lac Saint-Jean (approx. 450km)

Follow the Saint Lawrence to Trois-Rivières where you turn north towards Roberval, your destination on the south-western shore of Lac Saint-Jean.

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Day 7

Roberval - Chicoutimi (approx. 110km)

Leaving Lac Saint-Jean, head southeast towards the dramatic Saguenay Fjord and the charming cliffside town of Sainte-Rose-du-Nord.

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Day 8

Chicoutimi - Tadoussac (approx. 140km)

Whale watching today! Tadoussac, the oldest village in Canada, is an internationally recognized whale-watching site. Enjoy a guided cruise to see whales, seals and more.

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Day 9

Tadoussac - Quebec City (approx. 220km)

From Tadoussac, travel to Quebec City where you'll spend the next two nights.

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Day 10

Quebec City

The cradle of French America and the only fortified city north of Mexico has many treasures that will delight any history and culture enthusiast. Explore the old city, the Plains of Abraham and more.

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Day 11

Fly home

Drive to the airport to drop off your rental car and board your flight home.

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ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (YYZ)
Holiday Inn Downtown Toronto(or similar)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Capital Hill Hotel & Suites(or similar)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada (YUL)
Fairfield Inn & Suites Downtown Montreal(or similar)
Roberval, Quebec, Canada
Hotel Chateau Roberval(or similar)
Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
Le Montagnais(or similar)
Tadoussac, Quebec, Canada
Hotel Tadoussac(or similar)
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada (YQB)
Hôtel Classique(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard Room at all hotels during the Fly & Drive trip.
Room occupancy: Maximum 4 persons (4 adults or 2 adults + 2 children 0-12 years old)

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily May 1 to October 20, 2020

MORE TO KNOW

Exclusions

  • Meals
  • Parking Fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurances
  • One-way fee for car rental, payable at destination, subject to change without notice.

TRANSPORTATION

Car Rental

Driver's credit card will be necessary to pick-up car rental, credit card must match reservation. First passengers on file is always booked as first driver, please advise if another passenger will be first driver.

Inclusions: 10-day Intermediate (Hyundai Elantra or similar) car rental with AVIS including:  (24-hour periods) with unlimited KM, GPS, Loss Damage Waiver (LDW)  insurances, CAD $1 Million Third Party Liability Insurance Coverage, One (1) additional driver, Provincial and other taxes, Airport Contract Fees and air conditioning on all vehicles equipped with air conditioning

Exclusions: Fuel, Personal accident insurance plus (PAI Plus) & Personal effects protection (PEP); Other optional services such as refueling charges, applicable one-way service fees, extra additional driver's fee, baby seats, ski racks, etc.; Additional driver fee is CA$10.00 per day per additional driver up to a max of CA$50.00 per rental, per driver, where applicable; All rates are subject to change without notice and are payable at rental counter. Anything not specifically noted above. Driver credit card required to collect rental car.

Minimum age for car rental is 21 with a prepaid voucher. A valid driver's license from country of origin must be presented at time of rental. All drivers under the age of 25 will be subject to a surcharge of CA$25.00 per day; subject to change. Certain car classes may not be available to drivers under age 25.

 

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Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.