Montreal & Quebec City Experience Independant Tour
- Duration For Tour: 3 4
- Start City: Montreal, Canada
- End City: Quebec City
Highlights: Visit Montreal (McGill Universtiy, Mount Royal, Notre-Dame Basilica, Old Montreal, Olympic Stadium and Tower, St. Josephs Oratory), Quebec City (Chateau Frontenac, Citadelle of Quebec, Montmorency Falls, Notre-Dame-des-Victoires, Parliament Building, Place d'Armes).
$ 342 ( ( Starting From Per Person ) )
Montreal is the largest city in Canada's Quebec province. It's set on an island in the Saint Lawrence River and named after Mount
Quebec City sits on the Saint Lawrence River in Canada's mostly French-speaking Quebec province. Dating to 1608, it has a fortified colonial
Arrival in Montreal
After arriving in Montreal, transfer independently to your hotel for stay. The rest of the day is at leisure to further explore cultural Montreal. Overnight in Montreal.
Take a sightseeing tour of Montreal today. Highlights of this fully-narrated tour area include: a photo stop at the beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica (entrance not included), the residential and financial districts, historic Old Montreal, an outside view of the Olympic Complex, St. Joseph Oratory, a view of the campus of McGill University and a panoramic view from an observation point on top of Mont Royal. The tour will bring passengers by more than 200 points of interest. Overnight in Montreal.
Montreal, QC Montreal, Quebec is the second-largest city in Canada, and the center of French Canadian culture. Called "Canada's Cultural Capital," Montreal offers much to see and do, whether you are looking to explore history or the arts.
- Notre-Dame Basilica The Notre-Dame Basilica-Cathedral in Montreal, Quebec is the oldest parish church in North America, founded in 1647. It is also the first to be elevated to the rank of basilica. Visitors also come for its impressive neoclassical architecture.
- Old Montreal The neighborhood in Montreal, Quebec known as "Old Montreal" is the oldest area of the city, with some structures dating as far back as New France settlements. The area contains many museums as well as sightseeing opportunities.
- Outside Visit Olympic Stadium and Tower (Outside Visit) Built for the 1976 Summer Olympic Games, the Olympic Tower offers stunning views of Montreal. Standing imperially over the Olympic Park, the Olympic tower slants at a 30 degree incline, and is the tallest inclined tower in the world.
- St. Josephs Oratory Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is a magnificent domed basilica in Montreal, Quebec that sits on the slopes of Mount Royal. The largest church in all of Canada, this national shrine can hold up to 10,000 people.
- McGill Universtiy McGill University is a public college in Montreal, consistently ranked among the top universities in the world. Notable alumni include actor William Shatner from Star Trek, poet and musician Leonard Cohen, and Win Butler of the band Arcade Fire.
Duration: 1 Day
- Mount Royal This hill in Montreal, Quebec is the namesake of the entire city and an important cultural, environmental, and historical landmark. The top of the so-called mountain is Mount Royal Park, one of the area's largest forested areas.
Montreal - Quebec City - Montreal (488 km)
Take a full-day excursion to Quebec City, the provincial capital and discover the historical treasures and wonderful "joie de vivre" atmosphere of Quebec City. Your expert guide provides narration as you tour through the only walled city in North America. Highlights include the Upper and Lower Towns, the Parliament Buildings, the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel of Quebec, Chateau Frontenac, Place d'Armes, Quebec National Assembly and the Notre Dame Basilica. A visit to Montmorency Falls, 30 meters higher than the world famous Niagara Falls, and a 1.5 hour cruise of the St. Lawrence River is also included. Overnight in Montreal.
Quebec City, QC Quebec City is one of the oldest cities in North America. It was founded by Samuel de Champlain in 1608, and some of the architecture in Old Quebec dates back centuries. The Chateau Frontenac is the most famous landmark.
- Parliament Building This impressive and breathtaking Second-Empire-style building is home to all of the governmental functions of Quebec. Construction on the imposing building took ten years beginning in 1877. The buildings is surrounded by statues of famous Quebecois.
- Citadelle of Quebec This fort has been an active military installation for almost two hundred years. It sits on a key bend in the St. Lawrence river and was originally intended to guard against an American invasion of Canada.
- Chateau Frontenac The Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac is a famous grand hotel and a National Historic Site of Canada. The hotel, which is essentially a castle, sits on a hilltop in the city, and is perhaps the most-photographed hotel in the world.
- Place d'Armes The Place d'Armes is a public square in Quebec City. At its center stands a large Gothic fountain, which was made as a tribute to the arrival of the Recollet Franciscan monks, the first missionaries to come to the area.
- Notre-Dame-des-Victoires This small church got its name ("Victory") after a 1690 English attack on Quebec City was forced to retreat. It is located in the quaint, picturesque historic district of Quebec City.
- Montmorency Falls The Montmorency Falls are 275-foot-high waterfall on the Montmorency River in Quebec, Canada, and mark the point at which that river drops off into the larger St. Lawrence. The area is very tourist-friendly and easily accessible.
Today is the final day of the tour. Guests will enjoy the morning in Montreal before transferring to the airport. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding when to schedule flights.
For departures Nov 1,2016-Apr 28,2017,the itinerary of Day2 is as follows:
the Montreal city tour will be replaced with a 3-hour Montreal Underground Tour including lunch (throught Montreal's "RESO" system of interior spaces and underground tunnels that link the metro stations, public spaces, office buildings, shopping centres, hotels and art centres of Downtown and Old Montreal).
Terms & Conditions
- All purchases will be confirmed with one business day after purchase.
- Cancellation and Refund policy(Notification day and departure day are not counted):
- 30-44 days prior to departure - 10% of total purchase amount.
- 4-29 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
- Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
- Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
- There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
- Tour schedules, rates, and itineraries subject to change without notice. Some tours may be canceled if fewer than 20 full fares are sold by departure time.
- We reserve the right to modify the tour arrangements for smooth operation of the tour.
- Currency Fluctuations: All tour prices are current at the time of publication and are susceptible to currency fluctuations. We reserve the right to alter the tour price in accordance with changes in foreign exchanges rates and changes in prices for services. The rate that you pay when you reserve your tour will protect you against future currency fluctuations; on the other hand, no price adjust (refund) will be made based upon change in tour prices.
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