"10-Day Toronto to Quebec City Road Trip: A Self-Drive Adventure"

Toronto To Quebec City Road Trip
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$2,070 USD
Vancouver, Ottawa, Québec City
"Embark on a 10-day Ontario & Quebec self-drive tour, starting in Canada's major city. Immerse in French Canadian culture, journeying through Montreal, Quebec City, and beyond. Experience the thundering beauty of Niagara Falls, the picturesque Thousand Islands, Ottawa's vibrant Byward Market, and historical landmarks along the way. Customize your pace and explore the diverse landscapes and cultural treasures at your leisure on this unforgettable journey."
Start Location: Vancouver End Location: Québec City
  • Toronto sightseeing
  • Niagara Falls day tour
  • Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City sightseeing
  • 1000 Islands boat cruise
  • River cruise on the St. Lawrence River in Montreal
  • Coach tour to the Montmorenrivercy Falls in Quebec City
  • Rental car for scenic drive from Toronto to Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City
Day 1: Toronto

Arrive in Toronto and make your way to your city centre hotel accommodation.
Day 2: Toronto Sightseeing

Join Toronto's original and most comprehensive fully narrated Hop-on Hop-off tour through the city, visiting the CN Tower, Skydome, Toronto Harbour front, Casa Loma Castle, the Eaton Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame and Yorkville. Included in your pass is an elevation ride to the top of the CN Tower and entrance to Ripley's Aquarium.
Day 3: Niagara Falls Day Tour (coach)

This breathtaking full-day tour will take you through the orchard-laden Niagara Peninsula to Niagara Falls. Enjoy a buffet lunch overlooking the falls and join a thrilling boat ride to the base of the majestic Horseshoe Falls. Stop at the observation deck of the Whirlpool Rapids and visit the Floral Clock. On your return discover the picturesque town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, visiting a local country market and possibly touring a winery.
Day 4: Toronto to Ottawa via Kingston and the 1000 Islands

Pick up your rental car and follow the shores of Lake Ontario by road through Kingston and into Ottawa, the picturesque capital city of Canada. Spend some time in Kingston on your included 1000 Islands Cruise Tour. The world-famous 1000 Islands begin in Kingston and span the St. Lawrence River for miles. Our route on board the triple-decker Island Queen winds its way through the small cottage islands of the Admiralty group featuring Napoleon's Hat, Wanderer's Channel, the Bateau Channel, the new, opulent Mandalay Mansion and the historic sights of Kingston. The Admiralty Islands host the highest concentration of small cottage islands and channels in the 1000 Islands. It's the perfect way to explore the remarkable scenery that has made the region famous throughout the world. Onboard you will enjoy live entertainment, a multilingual commentary which describes the history and folklore as you pass by spectacular scenery and island homes, as well as a full-service canteen and bar. Arrive in Ottawa and this evening is free to explore nearby Byward Market on foot. Byward Market is Ottawa's number one tourist attraction and is the premier destination for shopping, dining, arts, entertainment and professional services for both residents and visitors. It is home to a local farmers' market, artisan stalls as well as over 600 businesses.We also suggest spending time in the nearby Rideau neighbourhood easily accessible on foot. Located just a block from Parliament Hill, you will find an abundance of cultural activity with the National Arts Centre, Arts Court, La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins, Ottawa Little Theatre, and numerous festivals and events. Shopping lovers come here to enjoy some of the biggest brand names in retail at the Rideau Centre some of which have been in the district for over 100 years.
Overnight: Ottawa
Day 5: Ottawa Sightseeing

On a Hop-on Hop-off city tour you will visit the nation's capital with its many historic landmarks, scenic waterways and beautiful parks. The tour also includes an informative ride on the Ottawa River to learn about the historic buildings that line the river and the role played by them in the evolution of the country. Also Included for use at your leisure is admission to the National Gallery of Canada. This is located in a spectacular site in Ottawa, along Ottawa's historic Byward Market, overlooking the Ottawa River and the Parliament Buildings. Its award-winning architecture, featuring the luminous Great Hall, spacious galleries, and interior gardens and courtyards, is in itself worth the visit.
Overnight: Ottawa
Day 6: Ottawa to Montréal by Scenic Road

Travel through rural Ontario as you cross into the province of Quebec and to the bustling city of Montreal. Incredible entertainment, historic architecture, glorious food, vibrant culture and a night life that never stops. When it comes to the fundamentals of getting to know Montréal, several attractions like the Place d' Armes, Basilica Notre-Dame, Place Jacques-Cartier and the cobbled streets of Old Montreal stand out and all can easily be done on foot.
Day 7: Montréal Sightseeing

This morning take Hop on Hop off tour to over the main points of interest including a photo stop of Notre Dame Basilica, St. Joseph's Oratory, Old Montreal, the French Quarter and Mount Royal on a three hour coach city tour. Bask in the glory of the Notre Dame Basilica, stroll through Chinatown, and walk streets of the Old Port. Plan your evening and scope out the best bars and restaurants along Crescent Street. With 10 different places to hop-on or hop-off there is no shortage of things to do and places to see. This hop-on hop-off tour is a unique and informative way to experience Montreal!This afternoon discover Montreal from a whole new perspective as you join a discovery cruise on the St Lawrence River.
Day 8: Montréal — Québec City by Road

Following the St. Lawrence River via the city of Trois Rivieres, travel from Montreal through rural landscapes to the oldest walled city in North America. Old Québec is a UNESCO World Heritage treasure and a walkable and safe destination to explore on foot. Stroll and discover the only fortified city north of Mexico with its cobblestone streets and fortified walls. Admire the view from many different vantage points and visit notable historical sites, such as Petit-Champlain District, Place Royale, the Plains of Abraham and the Parliament Building. As you stroll along the Dufferin Terrace, be sure to take a picture of world-famous Château Frontenac, the most photographed hotel in the world.Return your rental car this evening.
Overnight: Québec City
Day 9: Québec City Sightseeing

Return the rental car and then explore historic Quebec City on the Hop on Hop off bus and by foot. Hop on and hop off the red loop bus service as often as you please and see Quebec City at your own pace. This afternoon travel by coach to the Beaupre Coast and Montmorency Falls. Taking the Avenue through the traditional villages and farms of the Beaupre Coast, your guide will help you relive the tranquil pace of bygone years. A 45 minute stop is scheduled at the Montmorency Falls and the shrine of Ste-Anne-Beaupre, with a short detour to the western tip of the Island of Orleans.
Overnight: Québec City
Day 10: Québec City

Your package ends with check out from your hotel. Fly back via Toronto or Montreal.
Québec City
$2,070 USD
All prices are per person based on double occupancy and subject to local taxes - GST, PST or HST.

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  • 9 nights comfortable hotel accommodation
  • Hop On Hop Off bus sightseeing in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City
  • Day tour to Niagara Falls
  • River cruises in Montreal, Ottawa and coach tour to Montmorency Falls in Quebec City
  • 1000 Islands boat cruise
  • 5 days car rental
  • Meals unless specifically mentioned in the itinerary
  • Applicable government taxes
  • Tips and gratuities


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Do you arrange airport transfers?

Yes! We can certainly assist with booking airport transfers for you! Some tours have airport transfers included already. Please inquire for further information and pricing.

Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

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Is it possible to book a triple share accommodation?

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What is the average age of passengers for this tour?

Our tours are suitable for all age demographics. The average age of travelers is typically 45+

I am a solo traveler. Is there a single surcharge?

There are options for single travelers to join most tours. Solo Travelers can choose to pay the single supplement and have their own room throughout the tour. For those willing to share, we also have a Twin Share option that is offered for the majority of our tours. This means you will be sharing the hotel rooms with another single, same gender traveller who also books the Twin Share option. If this is the case, there will be no single supplement charged to either of you. If we are unable to match you with another Twin Share traveler, there may be a single surcharge applied to cover the full cost of the rooms on some of our longer tours. Please enquire before finalizing your booking for full details.

How physically demanding is this tour? Are you able to accommodate people with mobility restrictions/limitations?

This tour has a low level of physical demand, although there may be some activities or sightseeing tours that require walking short distances. Please inquire if you have any mobility restrictions before completing your booking to ensure this tour is right for you.

How much luggage should I bring?

Each passenger may bring one large suitcase and one carry-on bag. The weight limit for this suitcase is 32 kilograms/60 pounds. Baggage handling is provided at the hotels in our tour packages. Please advise our reservations staff if you will be bringing additional items such as a cane, walker or wheelchair. You may also bring one small soft-sided carry-on bag, which should easily fit into the overhead shelf of the coach. Each person is responsible for his/her own carryon luggage. Remember to check your airline baggage restrictions if you are flying, as they may differ from Anderson Vacations Tours guidelines.

What is your recommended spending amount for non-included meals?

The suggested allowance for non-included meals is $40.00 — $60.00 CAD per day (includes tipping).

Can you accommodate passengers with dietary restrictions (food allergies, vegan, vegetarian etc.)?

Yes! There are many meals included on our fully escorted tours. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions at the time of booking so we can ensure there are alternative meal choices and arrangements made for you.

Are gratuities included in the tour cost?

For your convenience, gratuities for local guides and meals stated on the itinerary are included in the price of the tour. For meals not included in your tour package please remember that it is customary to tip your server 15-20% in North America. Gratuities for your Motorcoach Driver and Tour Director are left to your discretion. We recommend $4.00 - $5.00 CAD per person, per day for your Motorcoach Driver and $6.00 - $7.00 CAD per person, per day for your Tour Director. if you can't find your


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These travel experiences are fully customizable to better fit your needs. Every itinerary is created based on your comfort level, accommodation choices, and personal interests. Whether you are looking for a rail adventure, self drive holiday, unique experiences, or a short city stay our team will work with you on combining accommodation, transportation, and activities based on your preferences to create the perfect itinerary for you.

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