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Best of Eastern Canada with Cruise

16 Days from $3,761 per person

Style: First Class | Pace: Comfortable

Explore Canada's cosmopolitan cities, proud French and British heritage and majestic natural landscapes, from the cascading waters of Niagara Falls to the pretty meadows and ice wine vineyards of Ontario and Quebéc. From Quebéc, set sail for Boston, visiting charming seaside towns with tidy whitewashed
buildings where patriots once envisioned a nation of liberty for all.

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Overview

Explore Canada's cosmopolitan cities, proud French and British heritage and majestic natural landscapes, from the cascading waters of Niagara Falls to the pretty meadows and ice wine vineyards of Ontario and Quebéc. From Quebéc, set sail for Boston, visiting charming seaside towns with tidy whitewashed
buildings where patriots once envisioned a nation of liberty for all.

  1. Immerse yourself in Canada's multi-cultural Toronto. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travelers this evening for a Welcome Reception.

    meal(s):Welcome Reception
    hotel:Sheraton Centre Toronto
  2. Embark on an orientation tour past Toronto's sprawling Queens Park, stately University Avenue and the Provincial Parliament Buildings, then ascend to the top of the iconic CN Tower. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast
  3. Journey to Niagara Falls for an exhilarating boat ride to the base of Horseshoe Falls. Savor the delicate flavors of local ice wine as you connect with locals at a family-owned winery.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Regional Meal
    hotel:Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview
  4. We journey to Kingston, the gateway of a Thousand Islands, where we'll enjoy an orientation tour. Arriving in Ottawa, we embark on an introductory tour. Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Dinner
    hotel:Sheraton Ottawa
  5. Spend the morning exploring Parc Omega to discover the wildlife of Canada, then continue to Quebec City to begin your love affair with the city's French Canadian joie de vivre.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast
    hotel:Hilton Quebec
  6. Embark on a captivating walk through the narrow streets of Old Quebec City, joining your Local Specialist for an in-depth discovery of this UNESCO-listed city. Spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast
  7. The sticky, rich flavors of Canada's traditional maple syrup will linger long after your morning stop at the local cabane a sucre (sugar shack). Continue to Montreal and admire panoramic city views from its namesake, Mount Royal.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch
  8. Join your Local Specialist for a sightseeing tour revealing the splendor of historic sites in the colorful Old Port area and Downtown Montreal. After a free afternoon to explore, meet your fellow travelers for a Farewell Dinner.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
  9. See the famous sights of Montreal before boarding the Holland America ms Zaandam to set sail.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  10. Take in all of the sites in Quebec City.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  11. Travel along the Gulf of Saint Lawrence which fringes the shores of half of the Canadian provinces.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  12. Call in at Charlottetown, the capital of Canada's Prince Edward Island.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  13. Cruise to the port of Sydney where lighthouses stand sentinel on cliffside ledges.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  14. In Halifax, the ramparts of the Citadel await.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  15. Continuing south, Bar Harbor is the quintessential New England coastal town.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  16. Disembark the ship in Boston today. Airport arrival will be at approximately 10:00 am. Please be aware when booking your flights.

    meal(s):Full Breakfast
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Cruise Fees, Taxes and Tips: These compulsory charges are levied by the cruise line and are comprised of a Non-Commissionable Fare, Hotel Service Charges (cruise tips), Taxes, Fees and Port Expenses.

Price is per person and is based on two people sharing a twin bedded room. Single rooms are available at a supplement.

Single Supplement: from $1,650 p.p.

Single and Triple cruise staterooms are on request basis only.

Guaranteed Room Share is not available on land and cruise.

The above prices are for an Ocean View stateroom. Inside staterooms and Veranda staterooms are also available. Please call for details.

Gratuities: Option to pre-pay gratuities for Travel Director and Driver $100 per person.

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Always included in your GET vacation

  • Professional Travel Director Professional Travel Director
  • Expertly Selected Hotels Expertly Selected Hotels
  • Most Meals Most Meals
  • WIFI on Coach and in Hotels WIFI on Coach and in Hotels
  • VIP Access VIP Access
  • Cultural Enrichment Cultural Enrichment
  • Sightseeing with Local Experts Sightseeing with Local Experts
  • Hotel Tips Hotel Tips

Meal Summary

33 meals: 15 full breakfasts, 7 lunches, 11 dinners. 

Included Highlights

Connect with Locals

  • Immerse yourself in the local flavors of Niagara with a taste of ice wine, a local specialty, and some of the area's regional cuisine at a family-owned winery

Local Specialist

  • For included sightseeing in Quebec City and Montreal

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Orientation of Toronto, Kingston, Ottawa
  • Visit CN Tower, Niagara Falls, Parc Omega Safari Park, Quebec City, Montreal
  • Cruise from Montreal to Boston (7 nights)
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  • We suggest bringing a variety of lightweight clothing items that can be layered to save space in your suitcase and give you more options for how to dress. For more helpful information please refer to our Packing Tips & Packing List.

  • At the end of your guided vacation, it’s customary to offer your motor coach driver and Travel Director a gratuity.  We recommend $4-5 per person/per day for your driver and $6-7 per person/per day for your Travel Director.  Recommended gratuity for a Local Host and Local Specialist is 1-2 dollars per person, paid at the conclusion of each guided visit.  A convenient option is to prepay your tips before your departure.

  • Baggage on our trips is restricted to one large suitcase per person with dimensions not exceeding 30x19x10 inches and a maximum weight of 50 pounds. You are also permitted one piece of hand luggage, which should be small enough to fit under your coach seat or on the small overhead shelf compartment. Please note that luggage with an adjustable handle and wheels will not fit in the overhead compartment of the coach. Hotel porterage is included in your vacation.

  • You will need to be comfortable on your feet, walking and standing for up to three hours in various weather conditions.  All of our vacations involve walking, often on cobblestone and uneven surfaces in historic city centers.  In order to get the most out of your vacation you need to be able to comfortably walk 1-3 miles unassisted in one day, be in good condition and be able to keep pace with the group. 

    If you need any medications, it is important that you bring enough to last you the whole trip and keep them in your carry-on bag while you travel.

  • We highly recommend our optional Travel Protection Plan, which allows you to cancel for any reason up to 24 hours before departure. The plan also includes trip interruption, baggage loss or delay, and medical and emergency assistance. Click here for a summary of coverage details, terms and conditions.

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Optional Experiences are subject to change. Your Travel Director will supply you with a final list of Optional Experiences available on your trip. Optional Experiences cannot be booked online; they can be purchased during your trip through your Travel Director.

NIAGARA FALLS

Niagara Falls Helicopter Flightseeing

Adult Price: 144.00

Enjoy an exhilarating and scenic helicopter flight and experience the views of the awe-inspiring Niagara Region as you gently lift off over the Whirlpool Rapids and Rainbow Bridge. See the green grass and floral beauty of Queen Victoria Park stretch below you as the helicopter passes by the American Falls and Skylon Tower. Follow the curve of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls and see rainbows magically appear and disappear. This is a ride you do not want to miss! Subject to weather conditions. Flight duration: 9 minutes

Oh, Canada Eh? Dinner Show

Adult Price: 85.00

The original all-Canadian musical experience! Located in Niagara Falls, the award-winning Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show has entertained over 800,000 guests from around the world and is the seven-time winner of Niagara Falls Tourism's Attraction of the Year. This two hour show features all-Canadian music; from maritime folk songs to modern pop. Come meet our singing Mountie, Hockey Player, Anne of Green Gables, Klondike Kitty and more. Full of laughs, this musical celebration of Canada will delight audiences of all ages. While you're enjoying the show, performers serve a famous all-Canadian, family-style meal: French Canadian Pea Soup, Garden Salad, Fresh Bread, Alberta Grade Eh? Roast Beef, Lightly Battered and Fried Atlantic Haddock, Manitoba Roast Chicken, New Brunswick Vegetable Medley, PEI Potatoes and Maple Chocolate Cake for dessert. At what other restaurant are you served your dinner by a singing Mountie? A new, re-imagined version of the Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show is now on stage. This high energy production features over 65 songs from all-Canadian artists including music from Celine Dion, the Bare Naked Ladies, Shania Twain, Avril Lavigne and Paul Anka. Approx. duration: 2 hours.

QUEBEC CITY

Evening on Ile D' Orleans and Montmorency Falls

Adult Price: 66.00 (75.00 on Saturday nights).

Join us for a special evening on the Ile d’Orleans. Located a few miles east of downtown Quebec in the St. Lawrence River, the “Island of Orleans” was one of the first areas occupied by early French colonists. Gaze upon the towering Montmorency Falls; higher than the Niagara Falls, the impressive Montmorency Falls stand 83 meters (272 feet) tall. The falls form at the mouth of the Montmorency River, where it drops over a cliff into the St. Lawrence River. Then travel through the rolling farmlands to the south side of the island and stop for a dinner at Le Moulin de Saint-Laurent Restaurant with renowned Chef Martin Pronovost, who has been nominated for a Crystal Award in the category `Canadian Chef of the Year` in both 2010 and 2011. Passionate about food and with an eye and ear always looking toward trends, culinary innovation remains a continual objective. To that end, with abundant creativity, Martin prepares meals with great passion and the result is a flavorful table for you to discover. Approx. duration: 3 hours.

Evening at Le Relais des Pins, Restaurant - Cabane a Sucre

Adult Price: 66.00

Join us for a special evening on the Ile d’Orleans at Le Relais des Pins Restaurant, a maple syrup sugar shack featuring traditional family-style French-Canadian meals with live music. Learn about operation and then indulge in some freshly made maple taffy. Approx. duration: 2.5 hours.

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