Embark on a winter adventure on your guided tour of Eastern Canada. You’ll begin in Montréal with guided sightseeing of this dynamic city in the province of Québec, then board your VIA Rail® train bound for Québec City—home to the world’s largest winter carnival—where you’ll be welcomed with a traditional dinner and horse-drawn buggy ride. Discover Old Québec, the historic heart of French Canada, with an evening walk through its German Christmas markets. Explore Montmorency Falls—1 ½ times higher than Niagara Falls! Visit an 1872 distillery in Île d’Orléans to sample blackcurrant spirits. In the Canadian capital city of Ottawa, visit a 140-year-old grist mill on the Ottawa River, and enjoy poutine and craft beer. Join in guided sightseeing at the Canadian Mint and a stop at the city’s Byward Market to sample Canadian specialties like a Beaver Tail pastry. Enjoy free time to explore Ottawa—from its National Gallery and Canadian Museum of History to its local cuisine. Celebrate your Eastern Canada holiday with a festive farewell dinner upon your return to Montréal.
Your Eastern Canada guided tour continues with a VIA Rail® train trip to Toronto! Enjoy a relaxing visit in Canada’s largest city and home to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Spend free time on an optional excursion of your choice. Discover the thunderous beauty of Niagara Falls, or tackle world-class shopping in Eaton Centre’s 300+ stores. The perfect ending to your guided vacation through Eastern Canada.