Two Cultures by Rail from Toronto

Sit back and relax as you embark on a memorable adventure through Eastern Canada. All the popular sights are highlighted on this ten-day tour. 

From the busy streets of Canada's largest metropolitan centre Toronto, you'll journey to the magnificent natural wonders of Niagara Falls. Sample some of Ontario's finest collection of wines and witness the world-famous thundering falls. All aboard the VIA Rail train as you journey to the nation's scenic capital city, Ottawa

Your cultural tour continues to Montreal, an eclectic French-speaking city that blends Old European charm with contemporary design. The adventure concludes down the cobblestone sreets of old Quebec City, a city full of history, character and world-class dining.

This vacation package is exclusive to AAA members.  If you are a AAA member and you are interested in this exclusive package, please contact your local AAA club.  If you are interested in this package but you are not a AAA member, please contact us and we will work with you to build your perfect Canadian vacation.
10 Days/9 Nights
from $2,055.00
per person based on double occupancy

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Highlights

  • Combine the exquisite service all aboard VIA Rail’s 'Canadian' and dramatic landscapes for a one-of-a-kind experience
  • Witness 360 degree views of the largest cosmopolitan city in Canada
  • Delight in some of the province's finest wines
  • Stroll through the cobblestone streets of two unique old-European cities
AAA Member Exclusive:
  • $25 per person member savings with a minimum 3 night or longer vacation package.
  • $50 per person member savings for packages of $2,500 per person or more.
Features & Inclusions

Features & Inclusions

Accommodations

  • 9 nights hotel accommodation

Train Adventures

  • VIA Rail from Toronto to Ottawa
    •  Includes 1 lunch
  • VIA Rail from Ottawa to Montreal
    • Includes 1 lunch
  • VIA Rail from Montreal to Quebec City
    • Includes 1 lunch

Sightseeing Excursions        

  • Toronto Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour
  • Full-day Niagara Falls Excursion
  • Ottawa Amphibus
  • Montreal Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
  • Dinner Cruise in Montreal (Seasonal 30 May – 3 October)
  • Walking Tour of Old Quebec

Extras

  • Dinner at Aux Anciens Canadiens in Quebec City
  • Itinerary, brochures, maps and vouchers
  • Hotel luggage handling
Itinerary

Itinerary

DAY 1 – Arriving in Toronto

Transfer (not included) to your Toronto hotel and spend the remainder of the day exploring Canada’s most cosmopolitan city. Walk amongst the soaring glass and concrete towers, venture into the parks and gardens and take a stroll along the lakefront boardwalks. Visit one of the many great museums and galleries or indulge in some shopping at the boutiques in Yorkville. Overnight in Toronto.

DAY 2 – Exploring Toronto

Enjoy a Hop-On, Hop-Off tour of cosmopolitan Toronto, situated on the shores of Lake Ontario. Included in your package is a ride to the top of the CN Tower, offering a spectacular view of the city and Lake Ontario. Overnight in Toronto.

DAY 3 –  Toronto to Niagara Falls

Experience one of the world’s most magnificent natural wonders on your full-day adventure to Niagara Falls. upon arrival, you will visit one of the local wineries, where you can sample selections of some of ontario’s finest wines. Included today is lunch and free time in Niagara Falls before returning to Toronto in late afternoon. Overnight in Toronto.

DAY 4 – Toronto to Ottawa

This morning, board VIA Rail for your journey to historic ottawa, Canada’s capital city (meal on board included). Upon arrival, transfer on your own to your hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring the city. Overnight in Ottawa.

DAY 5 –  Exploring Ottawa

Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime aboard the only amphibus tour in the city. explore by land and water through the national Capital area of Ottawa and Gatineau. Enjoy the rest of the day to explore Ottawa at your leisure. Overnight in Ottawa.

DAY 6 – Ottawa to Montreal

This morning you will travel aboard VIA Rail to Montreal (meal included), the second largest French-speaking city in the world. With a dazzling array of international festivals, Montreal is without doubt the liveliest city in Canada. Overnight in Montreal.

DAY 7 –  Exploring Montreal

As you travel aboard one of the London Style double deckers, you will discover the streets of Montreal as you hop on and hop off at any of the ten sightseeing stops on this tour (included). This evening, board Montreal’s only restaurant boat, the Cavalier Maxim (included) and enjoy distinctive dining in Montreal’s Old Port. Overnight in Montreal.

DAY 8 –  Montreal to Quebec City

This morning travel on VIA Rail to historic Quebec City (meal included), North America’s only walled city. Experience the charm of ‘Old France’ with winding cobblestone streets, quaint boutiques and world-class restaurants. Overnight in Quebec City.

DAY 9 –  Exploring Quebec City

Enjoy a walking tour of Old Quebec today. Follow your guide off beaten paths on a tour of Old Quebec and experience adventures through time. Overnight in Quebec City.

DAY 10 –  Departing Quebec City

Your memorable Eastern Canada vacation concludes upon check-out from your hotel.

prices

Prices

  Moderate Program
1 May - 27 May $2,055 $1,868 $2,823 $870
1 June - 30 June $2,257 $2,012 $3,198 $893
1 July - 29 August $2,074 $1,890 $2,831 $893
1 Sept - 10 Oct $2,130 $1,928 $2,945 $893
 
  First Class Program
1 May - 27 May $2,890 $2,439 $4,476 $870
1 June - 30 June $2,417 $2,130 $3,512 $893
1 July - 29 August $2,350 $2,080 $3,371 $893
1 Sept - 7 Sept $2,439 $2,143 $3,551 $893
8 Sept - 24 Sept $2,739 $2,347 $4,148 $893
25 Sept  - 10 Oct $2,410 $2,124 $3,491 $893
  Deluxe Program
1 May - 27 May $2,473 $2,207 $3,648 $870
1 June - 30 June $2,627 $2,315 $3,937 $893
1 July - 29 August $2,518 $2,245 $3,713 $893
1 Sept - 7 Sept $2,702 $2,368 $4,083 $893
8 Sept - 24 Sept $2,858 $2,472 $4,394 $893
25 Sept - 10 Oct $2,629 $2,319 $3,934 $893
   
  Departs Mondays and Saturdays.

AAA Member Booking Specials:

$25 per person member savings with a minimum 3 night or longer vacation package.
$50 per person member savings for packages of $2,500 per person or more.

Member benefit applies to the first two full-fare passengers (maximum $50 per reservation). Single traveler receives a maximum of $25. Member Benefit will double to $50 pp for packages of $2,500 per person or more. Member Benefit does not apply to customized groups as they are quoted net, non-commissionable
 
Rates are per person, based on double occupancy and subject to applicable fees and taxes. All rates are quoted in US dollars and are subject to international exchange rate fluctuations and may change without notice.

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