Eastern Canada Explorer Fly Drive Holiday Itinerary
Arrive at Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport. Pick up your rental car and transfer to your hotel.
You have the whole day to enjoy Toronto known for its cosmopolitan flair, beautiful Harbour front and of course the CN Tower.
Day 03: Driving Distance: 281 mi / 442 km
Toronto – Ottawa
This morning, journey along Lake Ontario before heading inland to Canada’s capital city of Ottawa. The colourful Changing of the Guard Ceremony in front of the Parliament building is a highlight to not be missed.
Day 04: Driving Distance: 274 mi / 130 km
Ottawa – Québec City
Travel along the St. Lawrence River to the very European city of Québec. Make sure to try some of the exquisite French cuisine for dinner.
Today is yours to explore what lies behind the impressive walls that ring Québec 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.
Day 06: Driving Distance: 156 mi / 251 km
Québec City – Montréal
Today’s scenic drive brings you to Montréal, the world’s second largest French-speaking city – exceeded only by Paris. Explore the many sights of this city including Ile St. Helene and the Basilica of Notre Dame, one of the largest neo-gothic cathedrals in North America. Relax in one of the many cafes in the French Quarter.
Day 07: Driving Distance: 184 mi / 296 km
Montréal – 1000 Islands – Kingston
Today, travel along to Kingston. Ontario’s oldest city and once the capital of early Canada Kingston is now a UNESCO World Heritage Destination for its remarkable and well preserved 19th century defense fortifications. Make sure to arrive early enough to enjoy an afternoon or evening cruise through the 1000 Islands.
Day 08: Driving Distance: 242 mi / 390 km
Kingston – Niagara Falls
The highlight of the day is the magnificent Niagara Falls. Take a boat ride under the Falls, fly over it in a helicopter, or dine above it in a rotating restaurant. Not to be missed as well is the charming historic village of Niagara-on-the-Lake proudly displaying its 19th century heritage.
Day 09: Driving Distance: 80 mi / 129 km
Niagara Falls – Toronto departure
Drive the short distance back to Toronto for your return flight home.
||Bond Place Hotel
||Capitol Hill & Suites
||Hotel Manoir Victoria
||Hotel Travelodge Montreal Centre
||Days Inn by Wyndham Fallsview
Standard hotels offer quality, style, comfortable accommodations, yet they are still considered “affordable”. Typically located in central areas.