Flavours of the East Itinerary
Arriving at Toronto Pearson International airport, pick up your hire car and make your way to your downtown hotel. At check-in you will pick up your Canada Roadbook. You can spend the rest of your day finding your bearings and enjoying the cultural buzz and atmosphere of the city. Spend the night in Toronto.
Today take a brewery tasting tour in one of Toronto’s most popular breweries and then enjoy a three course lunch at the Fairmont Royal York hotel. Spend the night in Toronto.
Toronto to Ottawa (215 km)
Today you will head towards Ottawa, the capital of Canada. Situated on the Rideau Canal, this beautiful city has so much to do and see and is bursting with culture and history for you to explore. Spend the rest of the day finding your bearings and enjoying the relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Spend the night in Ottawa.
Ottawa to Montreal (450 km)
This morning you will head east and onto Montréal, one of Canada's wonderful French-speaking cities. Enjoy a foodie walking tour this afternoon before spending the night in Montréal.
Montreal to Quebec City (250 km)
Travelling north this morning you will continue onto Québec City, a beautiful and romantic city. Spend the night in Québec City.
Today enjoy a guided food tour around Quebec City, sampling marvellous dishes this area of Canada is famous for with a mixture of French and Canadian influences. Spend the night in Quebec City.
Quebec City to Saguenay Region (205 km)
Today, take a short but scenic drive into Saguenay. An excellent view of the waters below the Saguenay Fjord can be found at the town of L’Anse-de-Roche. Enjoy a Tour and Tasting Dairy tour in the Charlevoix. Spend the night in Saguenay.
Saguenay to Lac St Jean (60 km)
Explore Saguenay Provincial Park, beautiful strips of land along the north and south shores of the Saguenay Fjord, with dark amber water due to the 250m depth. Visit the park’s interpretative centre and learn about the formation of the fjord and its physical, hydro graphic and oceanographic characteristics. Spend the night in Lac St. Jean.
Lac St Jean to Saint-Alexis-des-Monts (335 km)
You will have more time to enjoy this impressive area of the Sagueney Region. Outdoor lovers can enjoy boating, hiking, climbing and fishing for landlocked salmon, or even horse riding around the lake. End the day with a drive through Quebec’s wild nature dense terrain as you make your way to Saint-Alexis-des-Monts. Spend the night in Saint-Alexis-des-Monts.
This area is well known as being an excellent spot to view bears in their natural habitat, as well as beavers and other enchanting wildlife. Spend the night in Saint-Alexis-des-Monts.
Saint-Alexis-des-Monts to Kingston (500 km)
Leave Quebec for Kingston, Ontario, a lovely waterfront city where you will spend the night. Alternatively end the tour today and return to Montreal airport for your flight home.
* Kingston to Toronto
Return to Toronto with time for some last minute shopping. Spend the night in Toronto.
Return to Toronto Airport where your journey ends.