The ultimate adventure, perfectly blended to showcase the true flavours of Québec. Explore unique landscapes and breath-taking scenery as you drive along the scenic highways overlooking the mighty St. Lawrence Seaway. Take in Montréal’s vibrant art culture and Québec City’s rich history. Be charmed by the spectacular vistas of the magical lake and fjord, the hidden treasures of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, and the beautiful horizons of Charlevoix. Wander freely in the great outdoors to vast playgrounds filled with endless activities and adventure, also home to an array of wildlife.
• International flights from the UK based on economy class
• Includes seat selection
• 11 nights' accommodation
• 12 days' intermediate car hire with fully-inclusive insurance
• Gourmet Tour in Québec City
• Saint-Félicien Zoo & train
• Personalised Digital Road Book
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Day 1 - Montréal
Arrive at Montréal International Airport and collect your car hire. Enjoy the drive downtown to your hotel and spend the remainder of the day as you wish. Once checked in, relax and venture out to explore this vibrant city. Sainte-Catherine Street West is home to a huge variety of shops and is definitely worth a visit. Don't leave without sampling the renowned gastronomies on offer. Overnight stay in Montréal.
Day 2 - Montréal
Get ready to explore this fascinating city as you stroll down the cobbled streets of Old Montréal. Discover the city's beautiful architecture and rich art culture, passing fantastic street art murals along the way. A visit to the Mount Royal Park for a panoramic photo of the city is a must. One of our top recommendations for dinner would be Les Enfants Terribles Restaurant at the Observatoire Place Ville Marie, where you can enjoy panoramic views whilst tasting bold and reinvented Québecois cuisine. Overnight in Montréal.
Day 3 Montréal to Quebec City 255km
Depart Montréal and follow the route of Canada’s first carriageway, the Chemin du Roy, deep into French Canada towards Québec City. Wind through typical French-Canadian villages and towns to experience true immersion in French culture. Upon arrival, discover Québec City by foot, wandering the cobblestone streets of the Old City and soaking up its European charm and romantic ambiance. Overnight in Québec City.
Day 4 Québec City
Today discover Quebec City as you hop aboard an electric pedicab on a Gourmet Tour. Meet a local guide & visit the Basse-Ville district and the Vieux-Loimoilou district. The trip also includes a stop at the Grand Marché of Quebec City where you will have free time to discover a multitude of local products and meet with local producers and artisans. Later, we suggest a drive across the bridge to the island of Ile d’ Orleans—a delightful way to discover the surrounding countryside. A stop at Cassis Monna & Filles vineyard is a must, offering spectacular views from its charming terrace. Overnight in Québec City.
Day 5 Québec City to Chambord 215 Km
An early drive from Québec City to discover the beautiful region of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean. Be amazed by the endless shorelines running alongside the beautiful lake & majestic fjord, an outdoor play area to hike, boat, bike in the days ahead. Included is admission and train ride at the Saint-Félicien Zoo, where you can watch animals roaming freely in their natural habit. Overnight in Chambord.
Day 6 Chambord to Saguenay 86 Km
Explore the area's great outdoors with a visit to Pointe-Taillon National Park. Spend time lounging and walking along beautiful sandy beaches, taking advantage of the exceptionally warm water of Lac Saint-Jean. If you're a keen cyclist, hire a bike and enjoy the many kilometres cycling trails suitable for all abilities. Overnight Saguenay
Day 7 Saguenay
Explore Saguenay Fjord National Park, the land of endless panoramic vistas. You will be amazed by its unique settings and views of the fjord are truly breath-taking. We suggest you venture out on a cruise to L'Anse-Saint-Jean from the national park for a view like no other, known to be the most scenic section of the fjord. Overnight Saguenay
Day 8 Saguenay to La Malbaie 172 kms
Leave behind the fond memories of Saguenay and travel through the beautiful region of Charlevoix. Along the way we are sure you will stop to admire the picturesque views. Historically a land of plentiful timber, mineral and water resources, the Charlevoix region has experienced a rebirth as an idyllic woodland getaway region. Arrive at the town of La Malbaie, one of Canada’s first vacation resorts. Overnight in La Malbaie.
Day 9 La Malbaie to Baie-Saint-Paul 49 km
Today’s outdoor play area, the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie National Park. The steep slopes, natural surroundings and spectacular rocky cliffs carved and nestled around the beautiful Malbaie River make it exceptional site. Take a scenic drive along the majestic St. Lawrence River, offering breath-taking views at every turn towards the charming town of Baie-Saint-Paul. Overnight in Baie-Saint-Paul.
Day 10 Baie-Saint-Paul
Explore the culture of the Baie-Saint-Paul region by visiting Paul-Médéric’s art centre, René-Richard’s Home and Baie-Saint-Paul’s museum of contemporary arts. We recommend a guided sea kayak excursion this afternoon to discover the beautiful coastal landscapes. Overnight in Baie-Saint-Paul.
Day 11 Baie-Saint-Paul to Trois Rivieries 253 km
Take a stroll down rue Saint-Jean-Baptiste among quaint boutiques, shops and countless art galleries. Continue to Trois-Rivières where the rest of the day is free to explore this quintessential Francophone town. Historic neighbourhoods, art galleries, waterfront restaurants and public spaces welcome all visitors. Overnight in Trois-Rivières.
Day 12 Trois Rivieries to Montréal 142 km
Enjoy the last part of your Québec adventure—a drive to Montréal. Return your vehicle before checking in for your return flight to the UK.Want to alter anything?
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