Parliament Building, Ottawa

Quebec City, Quebec

Strait of Canso, NS

Cannon Mountain Tram

Black Brook Cove, Nova Scotia

White Mountain National Forest

Niagara Falls

Group Photo - Confederation Bridge PEI

Eastern Canada and Maritimes Fall Foliage

DEPARTURE:  Leave from any city. Fly to and return from Toronto

FEATURING A FREE DAY IN CHARLOTTETOWN
Fly to Toronto to experience a unique land of contrasts.  View the awesome beauty of Eastern Canada and the Maritimes when the brilliant fall colours are at their best.

Combine the sophistication of Toronto and Montreal, the beauty of Ottawa, the historical charm of Quebec City, the power of Niagara Falls and the awesome scenery of the 1000 Islands area. Sample the rugged beauty of the East Coast and the cultural heritage of the Maritimes as you visit New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia. See autumn explode with breathtaking scenery and colours as you travel through New York State and the New England States of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

  • Guaranteed Date
  • 20 days | September 13, 2020
  • Canada East
  • Flight
  • Passport Required
1

Home Cities to Toronto

Your Exciting Holiday begins as you board your jet and fly to Toronto. Upon arrival transfer independently to your airport hotel where you have been pre-registered. A complimentary AIRPORT SHUTTLE is provided. This evening features an informal WELCOME RECEPTION.

2

Toronto to Gananoque

Begin your day with a spectacular view of Toronto, Canada’s largest city, from the CN TOWER.  Learn about this sophisticated city on your tour with a local STEP-ON-GUIDE before departing for the popular resort community of Gananoque for overnight.

3

Gananoque to Ottawa

(2 nights)All Aboard’ and enjoy your morning BOAT CRUISE on the St. Lawrence River through the heart of the 1000 ISLANDS.  After lunch travel to Canada’s picturesque capital for the next two nights.

4

Ottawa

Start your day with a GUIDED TOUR of PARLIAMENT. A local STEP-ON-GUIDE joins us for a tour of this beautiful city.  Your hotel is conveniently located to give you time to explore the area at your leisure after the tour.

5

Ottawa to Montreal

Travel into Quebec, Canada’s largest province and arrive in Montreal for an afternoon GUIDED TOUR.

6

Montreal to Quebec City

(2 nights) Marvel at the beauty as you drive through historical villages along the banks of the mighty St Lawrence River and continue to the oldest French settlement in North America. Experience its charm along the narrow winding streets of the only walled city north of Mexico.

7

Quebec City

Accompanied by a local expert, explore over 400 years of history as portrayed on a GUIDED TOUR of this fortified city. The day includes stops at the famous shrine of STE-ANNE-DE-BEAUPRE and an OLD-FASHIONED BAKE OVEN and cafeteria renowned for its maple butter, while driving Canada’s oldest road. Before returning to your hotel, enjoy a fun evening featuring DINNER at an authentic SUGAR SHACK – a perfect ending to an interesting day.

8

Quebec City to Fredericton

Visit ST-JEAN-PORT-JOLI to see the works of the famous wood-carvers.  Continue into the first of the Maritime Provinces, New Brunswick.  HARTLAND COVERED BRIDGE National Historic Site (longest in the world) is only an introduction to what lies ahead in the unique world of Atlantic Canada.  Arrive in Fredericton for overnight.

9

Fredericton to Charlottetown

(3 nights) Your morning drive through the rolling hills and dairy region of New Brunswick brings you to MAGNETIC HILL in Moncton where cars coast uphill, or seem to!  Visit the fishing village of SHEDIAC for a photo opportunity with the WORLD’S LARGEST LOBSTER.  Cross the Northumberland Strait via CONFEDERATION BRIDGE to arrive in Prince Edward Island for a three-night stay.  This curved, 12.9km (8mile) long bridge is the longest in the world crossing ice-covered water.  Tonight experience a true “island” tradition as our guest at a HOSTED LOBSTER DINNER. (meal option available)

10

Charlottetown

With a LOCAL GUIDE see the unique sights of the island including GREEN GABLES HERITAGE PLACE, CAVENDISH BEACH and CHARLOTTETOWN.  This evening choose to be entertained at Confederation Centre of the Arts by Charlottetown’s Canadian Classic Anne of Green Gables – The Musical, or relax on your own.

11

Charlottetown

A FREE DAY to enjoy historic Charlottetown!  Choose to follow the signs and storyboards of ‘tales of old’ while exploring historic Great George Street or watch for cruise ships while wandering the waterfront of Confederation Landing Park.  Tickle your taste buds with one of many local flavours along the way.

12

Charlottetown to Baddeck

(2 nights) Travel to Wood Islands and board the FERRY to Caribou on the Nova Scotia mainland.  Drive across the Strait of Canso – the deepest causeway in the world into Cape Breton Island.  Continue to the resort town of Baddeck nestled along the shores of the Bras d’Or Lake for a two-night stay. Prior to arriving at your hotel, visit the ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL MUSEUM to see the many exhibits of this famous inventor who spent much of his life on Cape Breton Island.

13

Baddeck

The spectacular scenery of Cape Breton Island unfolds during a circle tour of the CABOT TRAIL.  Enjoy picture stops and a PICNIC LUNCH as you travel through CAPE BRETON HIGHLANDS NATIONAL PARK with its coastal mountain peaks, quaint seaports and rugged coastline.

14

Baddeck to Halifax

(2 nights) Continue your journey to Halifax, Nova Scotia’s capital.  Be impressed by the natural beauty of this harbour-front setting.  Touch a piece of military history with an afternoon visit to the Halifax CITADEL National Historic Site as it comes to life with the sounds and colour of the mid-1800s. No longer a military fortification, today continues to serve as a majestic window to the past atop Citadel Hill overlooking this ‘city on the sea.’ Arrive at your centrally-located Hampton Inn for two nights.

15

Halifax

Your GUIDED TOUR this morning introduces you to Atlantic Canada’s largest city.  The call of the ocean and beauty of the sea will lure you to picturesque LUNENBURG along the south shore of Nova Scotia. Continue to one of Canada’s most popular stops in Atlantic Canada, PEGGY’S COVE for a late afternoon visit and optional meal.  With its lighthouse sitting on a massive granite ledge, this cove is a mecca for artists and photographers alike.  Return to Halifax for overnight.

16

Halifax to Saint John

“Spread your tiny wings and tour away” while at the ANNE MURRAY CENTRE in Springhill, hometown of Canada’s famous “Snowbird”.  Re-enter New Brunswick and stop at HOPEWELL CAPE, the location of the highest tides in the world.  View the Flower Pot Rocks carved by the Fundy tides.  These peculiar formations are forested islands at high tide and resemble flowerpots at low tide.  Travel through FUNDY NATIONAL PARK and arrive in Canada’s Loyalist City, Saint John to witness the REVERSING RAPIDS where the Bay of Fundy’s highest tides pour, push and rise into the Saint John River to reverse its direction.

17

Saint John to Gorham

Cross into the United States to be treated to the unbelievable splendour of fall in the New England states.  Nowhere in the world can the lovely reds, greens and golds of the eastern fall colours be matched!  Our route takes us across Maine into New Hampshire for overnight in the heart of the WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST area.

18

Gorham to Albany

Continue through New England travelling through small towns and rural areas of New Hampshire and Vermont enjoying the contrasting fall colours prior to arriving for overnight in New York State.

19

Albany to Niagara Falls

Return to Canada and visit one of the world’s greatest wonders – Niagara Falls.  A boat ride with HORNBLOWER CRUISES provides a spectacular view of the Falls.  Join your travel companions this evening for a HOSTED FAREWELL DINNER with a panoramic view of the Falls.

20

Niagara Falls to Home

Your journey comes to an end as you spend your morning visiting the Niagara Falls area.  Return to Toronto with an enjoyable drive through the Niagara fruit belt. Arrival time at Toronto airport is planned for 4:00 p.m. to allow for early evening flights.

Included in Your Holiday

  • First class transportation on an air-conditioned, washroom-equipped motorcoach
  • Quality accommodation and tax
  • Services of an experienced Tour Director and Driver
  • Baggage Handling, one average piece per person
  • Traveller’s Handbook
  • Admission to attractions and sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary
  • Ferry crossings as indicated
  • Airport transfers
  • Welcome Reception
  • CN Tower
  • 1000 Islands Boat Cruise
  • Guided tour of Parliament
  • Ste-Anne-de-Beaupre
  • Old fashioned Bake Oven
  • Dinner at a Sugar Shack
  • St -Jean-Port-Joli
  • Hartland Covered Bridge National Historic Site
  • Magnetic Hill
  • World’s largest lobster at Shediac
  • Confederation Bridge
  • Lobster Dinner
  • Guided tour of Prince Edward Island including: Green Gables Heritage Place, Cavendish Beach, Charlottetown
  • Free day in Charlottetown
  • Alexander Graham Bell Museum
  • Cabot Trail
  • Picnic Lunch
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • The Citadel
  • Lunenburg
  • Peggy’s Cove
  • Anne Murray Centre
  • Hopewell Cape
  • Fundy National Park
  • Reversing Rapids
  • White Mountain National Forest
  • Hornblower Niagara Cruise
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Locally Guided City Tours as outlined in the itinerary: Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Charlottetown and area, Halifax
  • 17 Meals Include: 11 Continental Breakfasts, 1 Picnic Lunch on Cabot Trail, 5 Dinners including Sugar Shack Dinner, Lobster Dinner, Niagara Falls Farewell Dinner.

2020 Pricing

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian Dollars from Toronto |  Land portion only | Airfare and air tax are not included | Consult Nagel Tours or your travel agent for the best available airfare | Air ticketing is not advised until tour is guaranteed

Triple

$4,149.00

GST: $192.95

Twin

$4,829.00

GST: $224.57

Single

$6,709.00

GST: $312.00

Early Booking Discount

twin sharing per person.

$97.00

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