Itinerary Highlights

  • Visit four of Eastern Canada’s cosmopolitan and vibrant cities
  • Enjoy the freedom of choosing from three experiences in each city
  • Witness the ever-changing landscape unfold before your eyes on rail journeys between each city
  • Stay at four of Canada’s iconic Fairmont Hotels
  • Best time to travel April - October

What's Included

  • Accommodation Throughout
  • International Flights
8 nights from £3,599 per person

Samantha

Travel Specialist

I'm here to tailor-make your perfect North America holiday. Give me a call and I'll use my expertise to create your personalised experience.

Discover the diverse Eastern Canadian cities of Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Quebec on our 8-night Canada holiday by rail. Begin your journey in Toronto, Canada's dynamic metropolis, exploring iconic landmarks like the CN Tower and vibrant neighbourhoods. Optional excursions are available to see the spectacular Niagara Falls or wine tasting in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Travel by Business Class on a scenic train journey to Ottawa, the capital, where historic architecture and cultural gems await, including Parliament Hill and the National Gallery of Canada. Next, venture to Montreal, a melting pot of arts, culture, and gastronomy. Conclude your adventure in Quebec City, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where the charming Old Town transports you back in time with its narrow streets and historic architecture. Enjoy ‘Freedom of Choice’ experiences in Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City, allowing you to explore each destination in a variety of ways, including bike tours, foodie and walking tours. Traveling by rail from city to city offers not only convenience but also picturesque landscapes along the way, ensuring an unforgettable Canadian experience.

Itinerary

On arriving in Toronto experience a sensory tapestry of diversity and energy. Toronto’s skyline of towering structures and exciting attractions can be explored at leisure. As one of the world’s most diverse cities, smell the aromas of worldwide cuisines while exploring its bustling streets.
Discover Toronto’s dynamic cityscape adorned with iconic landmarks like the CN Tower and Royal Ontario Museum. Take a stroll along Lake Ontario's waterfront, indulging in diverse culinary delights, or enjoy an optional side-trip to Niagara Falls offers awe-inspiring natural beauty, combined with wine-tasting at a boutique winery near Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Staying at   Fairmont Royal York
Fairmont Royal York is conveniently located at Union Station where you can indulge in Business Class Lounge luxuries pre-train departure, offering complimentary newspapers and refreshing non-alcoholic beverages. As the train winds along Lake Ontario's shores, admire the scenic beauty en route. Pass picturesque landscapes, quaint villages, and maple-laden terrains on the four-hour journey. Enjoy lunch onboard before arriving at Ottawa, Canada's capital since 1867.
Choose from one of three inclusive excursions; Immerse in Ottawa's allure on the "Best of Ottawa Tour," featuring Parliament Hill and a scenic Rideau Canal Cruise; Pedal through downtown's splendours on the "Ottawa Express Bike Tour," covering 12 kilometres of attractions or relish a culinary escapade with the "Byward Market Foodie Tour," exploring Ottawa's gastronomic gems.
Embark on your second Canadian rail journey from Ottawa to Montreal. A scenic four-hour journey with scenery of maple forests and green pastures, crossing the Ottawa River and continuing into downtown Montreal, culminating at Central Station beneath the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel lobby. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore this fascinating city, with a vibrant festival scene, Montreal has one of the most active summer events calendars in the world.
Your Freedom of Choice in Montreal includes one of three experiences. Choose from a "Half Day Sightseeing Tour," including Mont Royal, Old Montreal, and the scenic riverfront. Montreal is best experience by foot; embark on a historical journey with the "Walking Tour of Old Montreal," unraveling the city's evolution from Fort Ville-Marie in 1642 to its modern splendor. Or for foodies, savour gastronomic delights on the "Beyond the Market Food Walking Tour," exploring local eateries and craft beer havens around Jean-Talon, the city's largest food market.
Your final rail journey traces the St. Lawrence River, passing suburban and rural landscapes, such as the seven volcanic mounds, including Mont Royal and Monte Rouge, draped in maple trees. After a scenic two-hour ride, arrive in Quebec City—North America's oldest walled city. Explore the harbour and cobbled streets in the historic old town, where centuries-old architecture and preserved buildings narrate its rich history. Today, relish a delightful lunch amid this captivating backdrop.
Discover Quebec City’s delights with a choice of three experiences. Immerse in history with the "Rendezvous with History Quebec City Tour," exploring iconic landmarks like Château Frontenac and the Citadelle. Or travel back in time on the "Fabulous Country Tour," journeying to rural Quebec, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, and Montmorency Falls. Another one for foodies, the "Foodie Walking Tour of Quebec City," unravels the city's culinary evolution through five exclusive tastings, providing a behind-the-scenes glimpse into its gastronomic delights.
After relishing Quebec’s unique atmosphere, transfer to Quebec Airport in time for your departure flight.

Samantha

Travel Specialist

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