Combining the cities of Quebec and Montreal into one comprehensive program is an excellent way to compare and contrast the two cities. While Quebec still maintains its old-world charm and small-town feel, Montreal is a cosmopolitan, innovative and cutting-edge Francophone city. Immersing yourself into the old and new, at both center’s is the ultimate tour experience!
Depart home for your journey to Montreal. This afternoon meet your tour director for orientation and an introduction to the city before enjoying a welcome dinner at a downtown Montreal restaurant.
This morning enjoy an in-depth guided walking tour of Montreal. You will discover its eclectic neighborhoods, gorgeous architecture, underground city, and major points of historical and cultural significance. After some personal exploration and lunch, enjoy a guided tour of the birthplace of Montreal. The national historical site highlights the passage of time from the natives to the present day. After freshening up for dinner, head to the crown jewel of Montreal’s rich religious heritage. You will be amazed by multimedia sound and light show illuminating the beauty of the cathedral. After the show, enjoy the evening at your leisure.
After some free time this morning we will head to one of Montreal’s tallest buildings. You will have an opportunity to view all of Montreal and the surrounding area from the 360 degree 45th floor observation deck. After taking in the surrounding area, we will have lunch at a famous bistro, all the while enjoying the view from the sky! This afternoon we will head to the site of the 1976 Olympic Summer Games. We will ascend the highest inclined tower in the world and visit the newly renovated replica of 5 ecosystems found throughout North and South America. This evening enjoy dinner at a restaurant in downtown Montreal.
Lunch / Dinner
This morning we will check out of our hotel and prepare to depart for Quebec City. After a fantastic breakfast, enjoy a bit of free time in Montreal before boarding our train to Quebec City. Watch the world go by and enjoy the view of the Quebec countryside and small towns. After checking in at your hotel, enjoy a welcome dinner at a restaurant in Old Quebec.
Breakfast / Dinner
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
Experience four centuries of history while having a silent breakfast, guided tour, and holistic activity at monastery in Old Quebec, which is a heritage haven of culture and wellness. This afternoon depart on a private coach for a tour of the beautiful Beaupre Coast and Ile d’Orleans. You will visit a world-famous pilgrimage site, waterfall higher than Niagara Falls, some of the most beautiful private gardens in Canada, blacksmith museum, and other points of interest in the beautiful Quebec countryside. This evening enjoy a traditional meal at a sugar shack!
Breakfast / Dinner
After breakfast enjoy the morning at your own pace. Explore Old Quebec, souvenir shop, or people watch at a local café. Enjoy the view of all of Quebec City and area from a 30th floor revolving restaurant. The food, atmosphere, and company will surely excite the imagination! This afternoon, discover the rich artistic cultural heritage of Quebec at a local art museum. This evening enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Old Quebec.
Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner
Enjoy one last phenomenal breakfast before some last-minute souvenir shopping. Say au revoir to your tour director and Quebec City!
Tour Dates & Pricing
Length: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Hotel: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth & Quebec Hilton
Start: 4:00 PM Lobby of Fairmont Queen Elizabeth
End: 1:00 PM Lobby of Quebec Hilton
Included on Tour
- Central first-class hotel accommodation
- Bell service at hotel (In & Out)
- 6 Breakfasts / 2 Lunches / 6 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