Montreal & Quebec City Rail Experience

Every winter, Eastern Canada transforms into a snow-lover's sojourn. This Canadian winter vacation encompasses the highlights of Canada's East Coast, including the culture and delectable cuisine of Quebec and Atlantic Canada, locally known as the Maritimes. 

Stroll down historic cobblestone streets of French Canada in Montreal and Quebec City where chic boutiques and cafes are balanced by gothic European architecture and fascinating history. Delight in authentic French-Canadien cuisine while you explore these world-class metropolises.

Your winter adventure continues eastward, as you pass through scenic landscapes aboard VIA Rail, to the warm, laidback city of Halifax. This lively seacoast desitnation offers a perfect blend of lovely heritage buildings, fun outdoor activities and trendy cosmopolitan eateries, and home to some of the country's freshest seafood.
5 Days/4 Nights
from $802.00
per person based on double occupancy

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Highlights

  • Explore the landmark sights of Montreal with a trolley tour
  • Enjoy First-class service aboard a VIA Rail train trip from Montreal to Quebec City
  • Join a historic tour of fortified Quebec City including the Citadel and Plains of Abraham
  • Wander through the cobblestone streets and stone buildings of Old Quebec
Features & Inclusions

Features & Inclusions

Accommodations

  • 4 nights hotel accommodation

Train Adventures

  • VIA Rail 1st Class service from Montreal to Quebec City
    • Includes a meal onboard

Sightseeing Excursions        

  • Montreal tram tour
  • Quebec City history tour

Meals      

  • Dinner at Aux Anciens Canadiens restaurant

Extras

  • Travel documents
  • Hotel luggage handling
Itinerary

Itinerary

DAY 1 – Arriving in Montreal

Arrive in the multicultural city of Montreal and spend your day exploring. Montreal is located in the province of Quebec, and is named after Mount Royal, a large hill dominating the skyline. The official language of the city is French, although most residents are bilingual and speak English as a second language.

DAY 2 –  Montreal

Enjoy a guided tour of the city’s landmarks including Place Ville Marie, Mont Royal, St. Catherine Street, and the Old Port. Don’t miss the cobblestone streets and historic stone buildings of Old Montreal. Take a peek into the magnificent architectural wonder of the Notre Dame Basilica while in Old Montreal

DAY 3 – Montreal to Quebec City

Depart Montreal in the comfort of first class service aboard a VIA Rail corridor train. Arrive in Quebec City, North America’s only remaining fortified city. Immerse yourself in the authentic old-world charm of this beautiful location with a wander through the maze of cobblestone streets.

DAY 4 –  Quebec City

Spend a day exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Quebec. Begin with a guided tour through the city’s highlights including architectural landmarks, the Plans of Abraham, and the Citadel. Your afternoon is free to visit the shops and cafes of downtown. Don’t miss a visit to the famous Quebec department store – Simon’s. Finish off your day with a traditional Quebecois dinner at Aux Anciens Canadiens restaurant.

DAY 5 –  Quebec City Departure

This memorable holiday concludes with a morning check-out from your hotel.

 

prices

Prices

  Value Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 May - 31 May $843 $751 $1,218 $318
6 Jun - 30 Jun $890 $786 $1,302 $329
1 Jul - 11 Sep $890 $786 $1,302 $329
12 Sep - 15 Oct $890 $786 $1,302 $329
16 Oct - 27 Oct $802 $723 $1,136 $318
   
  Moderate Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 May - 31 May $1,031 $901 $1,583 $318
6 Jun - 30 Jun $1,081 $932 $1,691 $329
1 Jul - 11 Sep $1,081 $932 $1,691 $329
12 Sep - 15 Oct $1,094 $947 $1,700 $329
16 Oct - 27 Oct $984 $870 $1,491 $318
 
  Deluxe Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 May - 31 May $1,064 $936 $1,647 $318
6 Jun - 30 Jun $1,221 $1,039 $1,966 $329
1 Jul - 11 Sep $1,233 $1,052 $1,975 $329
12 Sep - 15 Oct $1,239 $1,056 $1,987 $329
16 Oct - 27 Oct $1,160 $1,000 $1,838 $318
 
Daily departures

Pricing available in US dollars

All prices are quoted per person in CAD funds and do not includes taxes. A deposit of $200 per person is due at the time of booking (unless otherwise specified). Final payment is due at 70 days prior to tour departure. Tours booked within 65 days require full payment before reservations can be confirmed. Infants (less than 2 years old) travelling with an adult (and not occupying a seat) travel free of charge on most services. Reduced pricing is available for children 2 – 11 years old, please contact one of our vacation planners at 1-877-791-5500.  Additional pricing information: prices subject to taxes and applicable rebates. Prices include administration, planning, and operational expenses. Prices are subject to change without notice, and subject to international exchange rate fluctuations. 
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Accommodation Options

Accommodation Selection

 
Location Value Moderate Deluxe
Montreal Hotel Espresso Delta Montreal Fairmont Queen Elizabeth
Quebec City Hotel Clarendon Hotel Manoir Victoria Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac

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