Eastern Spirit
Canada Fly-Drive | 13 Nights
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Holiday Highlights
  • FREE Compact Car with Fully Inclusive Insurance
  • A Personalised Canada Road book
Overview

Venture into the south-eastern corner of Canada and you embark on a whirlwind adventure discovery that is sure to delight all your senses.

From the urban energy of Toronto, you’ll travel to the world-famous Niagara Falls. Seeking adventure across rural Ontario, you’ll encounter Kitchener and the inspiring 30,000 Island region. The nation’s capital calls next, and you’ll soon uncover its distinct English and French cultures. Travelling further east, you’ll enter Quebec via the Laurentian Mountains, relishing the delightful cultural attractions of Quebec City and Montreal. On your way back to Toronto, be sure to stop at the Thousands Island region and relish in its beauty.

What's Included
  • All Flights Included
  • All Airport Fees and Taxes
  • 01 hour Rockport 1000 Islands Cruise
  • Compact Car for Full Duration
  • All Hand & Hold Luggage
Itinerary

DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN TORONTO

Fly From London to Pearson International Airport in Toronto. Pick up your car and drive to your downtown hotel. Pick up your Jonview Canada Roadbook at the front desk and check in. The remaining hours are yours to explore this cosmopolitan city. Enjoy the fine cuisine, varied nightlife and world-class shopping of Toronto. Overnight in Toronto.

DAY 02: TORONTO

With the city at your feet, you can explore the many facets of this world-class destination. Toronto boasts a fascinating mix of multi-cultural neighbourhoods. From Chinatown to Little Italy, Greektown on the Danforth to Little Portugal, you’ll discover a virtual world within one city. Some other highlights: the CN Tower and spectacular SkyDome, Ontario Place, the Hockey Hall of Fame, the Ontario Science Centre or the Royal Ontario Museum. Overnight in Toronto.

Activity

CN TOWER ADMISSION ( at additional cost )

Standing 553.33 metres tall, this symbol of Toronto and Canada not only offers sweeping panoramic views but also a world of entertainment. Venture back in time and travel from the mid-70s to the present where you discover he architectual secrets behind the tower. From there, the glass faced elevators, now with glass floor panels, will whisk you to the LookOut Observatioin level in a mere 58 seconds. Dare to walk the Glass Floor, sample the exquisite cuisine at 360 Restaurant the revolving restaurant or relax in Horizon's Restaurant. The views of Toronto, Lake Ontario and the distant U.S. are unforgettable. Back on earth, browse through the Marketplace and shop for authentic Canadiana merchandise and authentic CN Tower souvenirs. Admission ticket provides elevation to the LookOut and Glass Floor levels along with access to base attactions that include a 3D film and motion theatre ride..

DAY 03: TORONTO TO NIAGARA FALLS ( 130 KM )

Today’s route leads south, skirting the Niagara Escarpment and traversing the orchards and vineyards of the Niagara Peninsula. You will discover the historic village of Niagara-on-the-Lake proudly displaying its 19-century heritage. Take some time to browse through the quaint shops and boutiques before continuing along the scenic Niagara Parkway to Niagara Falls. Overnight in Niagara Falls.

Activity

MAID OF THE MIST ( at additional cost )

Put on your rainjacket and step aboard for the ride of a lifetime! The Maid of the Mist will take you to the American Falls before sailing past massive rock formations to the magnificent sight of the thundering Horseshoe Falls. As the Maid of the Mist battles the waters, take advantage of the unsurpassed photo opportunities. Length of operating season is weather dependent

DAY 04: NIAGARA FALLS TO KITCHENER ( 145 KM )

This charming rural region is not only home to the University of Waterloo, Wilfred Laurier University and Conestoga College, but welcomes over 600,000 visitors to its unique brand of Oktoberfest each year. Founded in 1784, Kitchener is the gateway to the Grand River Valley - world renowned for its natural beauty, and local watershed conservation areas, the valley offers over 30 miles of community trails for hiking, jogging, cycling, or birdwatching. Overnight in Kitchener.

DAY 05: KITCHENER TO MIDLAND ( 225 KM )

Travelling north to the shores of Georgian Bay, you’ll venture into the heart of Central Ontario and the rural town of Midland - your gateway to the picturesque 30,000 islands. Founded by pioneering Jesuits, Midland offers visitors a rich diversity of historical and natural beauty to admire. Your day will be filled visiting Georgian Bay Islands National Park, Huronia Museum and Indian Village, Huronia Historical Parks Discovery Harbour, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre and The Martyrs' Shrine. Overnight in Midland.

DAY 06: MIDLAND TO PEMBROKE ( 375 KM )

Venturing further east today you’ll enter the Pembroke / Ottawa Valley region. A multicultural mosaic of English, Scottish, Polish, Irish, German, Indian, French, Greek and Chinese settlers make this a fascinating city to explore. Take some time to explore the vast wilderness of Algonquin Provincial Park, renowned for its hiking trails and canoe routes that invite you to discover the diverse beauty of the area’s flora and fauna. Overnight in Pembroke.

DAY 07: PEMBROKE TO OTTAWA ( 150 KM )

Enjoy a scenic drive along the Quebec-Ontario border, and pass typical rural towns, such as Renfrew and Arnprior. Explore the capital region and the Parliament Buildings, or take a cruise on the Ottawa River. Overnight in Ottawa.

Activity

RIDEAU CANAL CRUISE ( at additional cost )

Float down the picturesque Rideau Canal, North America’s oldest operating 19th-century canal, and one of the most recognizable sights of Canada’s capital. Built between 1826 -1832, as a military supply route between Lake Ontario and the Ottawa River, the canal today is a recreational waterway, lined with parks and a network of trails. A true jewel in the heart of Ottawa, the Rideau Canal is also well-known for its transformation in winter into the world’s longest skating rink! Sights of interest on this tour include the National Arts Centre, Lansdowne Park, Dow’s Lake, the Experimental Farm and much more. The custom-built canal tour boat features live, guided commentary throughout.

DAY 08: OTTAWA TO TREMBLANT ( 170 KM )

Today your adventure will take a distinctly different turn. You’ll head north into the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec. Visiting St. Jovite and Mont- Tremblant Park, Quebec's oldest provincial park, you’ll uncover the scenic beauty that attracts travellers from around the world. Arrive at the luxury resort Tremblant, and stroll through the beautiful pedestrian village of Tremblant. Overnight in Tremblant.

DAY 09: TREMBLANT

Leave the car behind today and enjoy all the resort has to offer. Tremblant is world-renowned as a four-season destination and you have a variety of options at your fingertips. You can rent a mountain bike and hit the mountain trails, or explore them on foot whilst keeping a lookout for resident wildlife. If golf is more to your liking, Tremblant has two challenging courses as well as the Tremblant Golf Academy. There is a beach club offering beach sports and a watersport centre renting inner tubes, wakeboards and boats such as canoes, kayaks and sailboats. To make your choices a little easier, Tremblant has an activity centre where you can gather ideas and be pointed in the activity direction you would like to take. Overnight in Tremblant.

DAY 10: TREMBLANT TO QUEBEC CITY ( 390 KM )

A European adventure in Canada? Oui! Today you’ll be entranced with Quebec City - Canada's oldest city and North America’s cradle of French heritage. Don’t miss a visit to The Fortifications, a historic national park, Place Royale, the Basilica, the dramatic shrine at Ste. Anne-de-Beaupre, Montmorency Falls and Ile d'Orleans. Overnight in Quebec City.

DAY 11: QUEBEC CITY

Today is yours to discover what lies behind the impressive walls that surround Quebec City. The best way to see the numerous historic buildings and experience the city’s unique French culture is by walking through the enchanting cobbled streets and narrow laneways. Overnight in Quebec City.

Activity

QUEBEC CITY TOUR #1 ( at additional cost )

The tour provides a comprehensive orientation of historic and modern Quebec City. You will see the Latin Quarter, the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel, the Fortifications, the National Assembly, Place Royale, the Basilica and other points of interest within Quebec City. This tour is in English and French.

DAY 12: QUEBEC CITY TO MONTREAL ( 250 KM )

This morning you will follow the St. Lawrence river southwest, your destination none other than the modern jewel of Quebecois renaissance - the thriving city of Montreal. You can spend the day creating your own urban adventure that includes Notre- Dame Basilica, Place d'Armes, rue St.Catherine, Old Montreal, the "underground city", Mont-Royal park, the Biodome de Montreal and Insectarium, Olympic Stadium, botanical gardens, Musee des Beaux Arts and Oratoire St. Joseph. Spend the evening exploring this cosmopolitan centre's bustling nightlife and gourmet restaurants. Overnight in Montreal.

DAY 13: MONTREAL TO GANANOQUE ( 365 KM )

Departing from Montreal, you will drive west across the border into rural Ontario (no passport required!). On your way, you will be entering the beautiful Thousand Islands region, where forested islands lie amid tranquil lakes. Take to the water and step aboard a cruiser to explore the magnificent scenery of the Thousand Islands. This wonderfully lush island landscape is dotted with luxurious cottages and vast estates. The cruise will take you past Boldt Castle, Zavikon Island and Millionaire’s Row. Overnight in Gananoque.

DAY 14: GANANOQUE TO TORONTO / END OF TOUR ( 259 KM )

Take a leisurely drive along Lake Ontario and return to Toronto's Pearson International Airport where you will drop off your car and check in for your return flight.

Things to do

We are delighted to let you know about a number of excursions that we can offer which will not only save you up to 50% off the local ticket prices, but save you valuable time during your stay.

You can call us free of charge on 01737 646416 to book any of these trips & tours.

Toronto

360 Restaurant Dinner, £69 per person - 360 The Restaurant at the CN Tower, one of Toronto's finest, features unforgettable food combined with a magnificent revolving view of Toronto more than 351 metres (1,151 ft) below. 360 offers market-fresh cuisine, featuring regional ingredients to ensure an incomparable culinary experience. After dinner guests are invited to explore the Look Out and Glass Floor Levels. Food, Wine & Nightlife , Sightseeing & Tours

360 Restaurant Lunch, £57 per person - 360 The Restaurant at the CN Tower, one of Toronto's finest, features unforgettable food combined with a magnificent revolving view of Toronto more than 351 metres (1,151 ft) below. 360 offers market-fresh cuisine, featuring regional ingredients to ensure an incomparable culinary experience. After lunch guests are invited to explore the Look out and Glass floor levels.

Art Gallery of Ontario, £20 per person - Founded in 1900 by a group of private citizens as the "Art Museum of Toronto", the Art Gallery of Ontario is one of the largest art museums in North America, with a physical facility of 45198 square meters. Currently under construction, the AGO's new facility will boast 54219 square meters, and will re-open in 2008 with an innovative architectural design by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry

Beer Makes History Better, £29 per person - Throughout its history, from the early 1800s when Toronto was known as "York", to the modern metropolis it is today, the citizens of this city have used beer for refreshment and merrymaking. This tour is a historic walk through the streets of the old Toronto and an introduction to Canadian beer, with a focus on beer made in Toronto and regional craft brews.

CN Tower, £25 per person - Defining the Toronto skyline at 553.33m and the world's tallest for over 3 decades, Canada's National Tower is a landmark icon representing Toronto, Ontario and Canada. The CN Tower is a celebrated architectural marvel, engineering Wonder of the Modern World, and a Toronto must-see.

Casa Loma Toronto's Famous castle, £20 per person - On the brow of a hill overlooking the city, a 98-room castle dominates the Toronto skyline Casa Loma. This renowned Edwardian landmark features unique architecture, soaring ceiling, rich wood carving, sumptuous marble and luminous stained glass.

Gray Line Toronto Hop on, Hop Off City Tour, £30 per person - Experience Toronto aboard one of our London-style Double Deckers, Trolleys or Motor Coach. Gray Line has designed this tour to allow you complete flexibility to explore Toronto on your own terms. For the North/South Loop you can start the tour at Nicholby's Souvenir Shop, The Toronto Coach Terminal or at any of our more than 25 scheduled stops.

MEDIEVAL TIMES, £60 per person - Nestled in Toronto's Exhibition Place is Medieval Times' the only Canadian Castle. The Toronto Castle features unique (but no less regal) architecture from its former life as the Arts and Crafts Building of Exhibition Place. As our largest castle, Toronto provides ample space for King Philippe's massive feast, show of medieval games of skill and, of course, the authentic jousting tournament.

Niagara Falls Evening Light Tour, £99 per person - This tour allows you to experience the wonder of Niagara Falls in the daylight as well as the magic of the Falls at night! You will depart Toronto in the afternoon, and embark on a fully narrated tour through the beautiful countryside of the Niagara Peninsula, where we will stop for a winery visit to sample some fine Ontario wines.

Ontario Science Centre, £20 per person - The mission at the Ontario Science Centre is "To delight, inform and challenge visitors through engaging and thought-provoking experiences in science and technology. Visit one of Canada's most famous attractions as it celebrates its 40th Anniversary with new temporary exhibitions, science demonstrations, hundreds of interactive experiences, and new films under the IMAX® Dome.

Romantic Interlude Helicopter Flight, £530 per person - This dreamy flight is a private flight just for two aboard the jet helicopter high above a sensational skyline. The unfolding panorama provides a breathtaking view of the Toronto skyline, waterfront and tracks west to the Bay and north to the castle. At the completion of the flight you will receive a wonderful gift package.Bottom of Form

Toronto City Pass, £60 per person - Beat the queues and visit five of Toronto’s most famous attractions for one low price. Toronto City Pass includes prepaid admission to the following attractions: the CN Tower, Canada’s most celebrated architectural triumph with Toronto’s most spectacular views – day or night. This Toronto must-see is a world-class entertainment and dining destination.

Vertical Reality Tour, £80 per person - Experience Toronto like never before. Soar into the air and look down through the tall Skyscrapers at all that Toronto has to offer. This tour takes place at 2600 m and at speed averaging 160 km per hour. It is amazing what you can see from this height and the distance you can travel without congested streets and traffic lights.

 

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