Quebec City is one of North America’s most historical and culturally rich cities. It is breathtakingly beautiful and a UNESCO World Heritage treasure. Charlevoix is a region north of Quebec City with a truly dramatic landscape. The region has inspired painters, poets, writers, and musicians for centuries. Charlevoix is a World Biosphere Reserve with peaceful villages that dot the landscape. Combining two of the most beautiful regions in North America is a memorable way to experience the joie de vivre of Quebec!
Depart home for your journey to Quebec City. This afternoon meet your tour director for orientation and an introduction to the city before enjoying a welcome dinner at a restaurant in Old Quebec.
Start the day off feeling like a VIP while having breakfast at the National Assembly of Quebec – Parliament Building. After touring the beautiful Parliament Buildings enjoy an in-depth walking tour of Upper and Lower Quebec City. This afternoon board a sightseeing cruise to experience the magnificent St. Lawrence River and learn about the history of the surrounding countryside outside of Quebec. Before heading to dinner this evening, enjoy a cocktail hour with your fellow travellers and tour director.
Breakfast / Cocktail Hour / Dinner
This morning, discover the rich artistic cultural heritage of Quebec at a local art museum. After the tour, enjoy a 360 degree view of Quebec City and area from a 30th floor revolving restaurant. The food, atmosphere, and company will surely excite the imagination! Take the afternoon to discover Old Quebec on your own. Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in Old Quebec.
Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
Depart Quebec City for beautiful La Malbaie by private coach. En-route, you will have an opportunity to tour the Beaupre Coast and visit points of interest along the St. Lawrence River. Upon arrival at the Fairmont Manoir Richelieu Hotel this afternoon, you will have an orientation and opportunity to explore the grounds of the magnificent hotel before dinner this evening.
Enjoy a filling breakfast before departing for Baie Sainte Catherine where you will spend the day on a whale watching adventure on the St. Lawrence River. Naturalists on board the vessel will guide you through the beautiful waterways of the Saguenay St. Lawrence Marine Park – one of the world’s best spots for whale watching! After a busy day enjoy the evening at your leisure.
Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Charlevoix region by taking a train to the small village of Baie-Saint-Paul. You will have an opportunity to explore the beautiful museums, cafes, boutiques, and quaint restaurants. Enjoy the peace, serenity, and greenery of the area. After spending the day in Baie-Saint-Paul, return to La Malbaie by train. After freshening up for the evening, have enjoy a farewell dinner.
Breakfast / Dinner
After breakfast check out of the hotel and prepare to depart for Quebec City by private transfer. Upon arrival in Quebec City, time to say au revoir to your tour director and new friends.
Tour Dates & Pricing
Length: 6 Nights / 7 Days
Hotel: Hilton Quebec & Fairmont Manoir Richelieu
Start: 5:00 PM Lobby of Hilton Quebec
End: 12:00 PM Lobby of Hilton Quebec
Included on Tour
- Central first-class hotel accommodation
- Bell service at hotel (In & Out)
- 5 Breakfasts / 1 Lunch / 5 Dinners / 1 Cocktail Hour
- Resident, Full-Time, Fully Bi-Lingual, Uniropa Tour Director
- Specialty activities with a multitude of expert local guides
- All sightseeing and entrance fees as outlined on the itinerary
- Internet at hotel
- All restaurant taxes and gratuities
- Hotel taxes and tourist fees
- Land transportation for touring outlined on the itinerary (if applicable)
- 24/7 Client Support
- White Glove Service
- Guaranteed departure with at least 6 guests
- Children 17 and under save $350
NOT Included on Tour
- Air or land transportation to/from the program
- Drinks & alcoholic beverages with meals
- Uniropa tour coordinator gratuities
- Meals beyond what is included
- Personal expenses
- Non-scheduled visits and activities