GLOBUS 2021: Quebec in Depth with the Gaspe Peninsula & Ocean Train to Halifax (CQE)

15 Day Tour from Montreal to Halifax

Who says you have to cross the Atlantic to dive into European culture? Croissant-scented cobblestone avenues are much closer than you think. Follow your nose to the cafe-lined promenades of Quebec City, your ears to the music-filled streets of Montreal, and your eyes to the sweeping views of the Gaspe Peninsula on this eleven-day tour of French Canada. Along the way, say bonjour to tiny fishing villages, giant beluga whales, and the grandest of views as you cruise around the imposing Perce Rock and the sensational Saguenay Fjord. From the banks of the St. Lawrence River to the cliffs of the gulf, your taste of the Old World awaits. Sip strawberry wine made from the fields by the sea, savor a 'Taste the Gardens' lunch at the famous Les Jardins de Metis, and visit a family-owned fromagerie in the rolling-hill region of Charlevoix. On this flavorful vacation to French Canada, you'll say 'cheese' in more ways than one.

Wake up to the charming boats, buildings, and four-kilometer boardwalk in Novia Scotia's capital after catching your Zzzs on the overnight Ocean Train from Montreal. A visit to Peggy's Cove and its iconic lighthouse is another dream come true on this extension to your French Canadian vacation.

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Tour Operator
Globus
Offer
Offer valid through 9/30/2020
Duration
15 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1MontrealWelcome to Montreal! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.
Day 2MontrealMONTREAL Sightseeing with a Local Guide includes Notre Dame Basilica, the Old Seminary of St. Sulpice, and a drive to the top of Mount Royal. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Montreal with a walk in the Old Montreal district on the Saint Lawrence River. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
Day 3RimouskiMONTREAL Scenic drive along the St. Lawrence River through quaint villages en route to Rimouski.
RIMOUSKI Free time this evening. (B)
Day 4CARLETON-SUR-MERRIMOUSKI Scenic drive on the Gaspe Peninsula and along the St. Lawrence River to Pointe-au-Pere Maritime Historic Site. Continue through the Matapedia Valley to Chaleur Bay and Miguasha National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site).
MIGUASHA NATIONAL PARK Tour with Local Guide.
CARLETON-SUR-MER Free time this evening. (B,D)
Day 5PerceCARLETON-SUR-MER Free time this morning. Scenic drive along the Gaspe Peninsula to visit Ferme Bourdages Tradition Farm for a strawberry wine and liqueur tasting. A visit to the Banc-de-Peche-de-Paspebiac National Historic Site includes Gaspesie fishing history, shipbuilding, net-mending demonstrations, and a traditional village lunch.
PERCE Free time this evening. (B,L)
Day 6PercePERCE Scenic cruise with a Local Naturalist includes Perce Rock and Bonaventure Island National Parks. Dinner at a local restaurant this evening.
BONAVENTURE ISLAND NATIONAL PARK Visit the Northern Gannet colony of Perce National Park. (B,D)
Day 7MATANEPERCE Visit to Gespeg Micmac Interpretation Site includes introduction to the Mi'gmaq (First Nations people). Visit to Forillon National Park includes scenic drive to Cap-des-Rosiers lighthouse, followed by lunch at a local restaurant in the Grand Vallee area. Scenic drive to Matane.
MATANE Free time this evening. (B,L)
Day 8Quebec CityMATANE Visit to Les Jardins De Metis includes a [LF] Taste the Gardens lunch at the historic Estevan Lodge.
QUEBEC CITY Free time this evening. (B,L)
Day 9Quebec CityQUEBEC CITY Scenic drive along the St. Lawrence River to Saguenay Fjord.
SAGUENAY FJORD [LF] Whale-watching cruise with a Naturalist Guide in Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park. Scenic drive to the Charlevoix region.
CHARLEVOIX REGION Visit a family-owned [LF] fromagerie (cheese factory) for a presentation and cheese tasting. (B)
Day 10Quebec CityQUEBEC CITY Sightseeing in Old Quebec with a Local Guide includes the Place d'Armes, the Laval Seminary, the Citadelle de Quebec, the Place Royale, Lower Town, and Plains of Abraham. Farewell dinner this evening is on the Ile D'Orleans. (B,D)
Day 11MontrealQUEBEC CITY Morning drive to Montreal.
MONTREAL Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)
Day 12MontrealMONTREAL Free time this morning.
VIA RAIL'S THE OCEAN Scenic overnight train ride along the St. Lawrence River en route to Halifax. Accommodations on the train are in private Sleeper Plus service. (B,D)
Day 13HalifaxVIA RAIL'S THE OCEAN Scenic train ride through New Brunswick and Nova Scotia to Halifax.
HALIFAX Free time this afternoon and evening. Your Globus Local Host will be available to provide suggestions on how to spend your free time. (B,L)
Day 14HalifaxPEGGY'S COVE Guided sightseeing and free time. Return to Halifax.
HALIFAX Free time this evening. (B)
Day 15HalifaxYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
06/30/2021$3,851.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/07/2021$3,851.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/21/2021$3,880.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
08/25/2021$3,812.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/01/2021$3,812.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/08/2021$3,812.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/15/2021$3,812.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
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