- Algonquin Park
A beautiful wilderness, home to moose, wolves and shy black bears.
- Montreal's old quarter
Montreal, a city in the Quebec province, was declared UNESCO City of Design in 2006.
- Niagara Falls by night
See Niagara Falls illuminated in a colourful display as you dine at your hotel. The Falls have been lit-up almost every night since 1925!
- Toronto's tallest tower
The vibrant city of Toronto is home to North America’s tallest structure – the CN Tower.
- Canada's capital - Ottawa
The Canadian capital is home to many historic buildings that demonstrate its British links, including the Parliament of Canada and the National Gallery.
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Highlights of Eastern Canada
Canadafrom £2,449 per person
2 passengers 10 nights Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £110 if not required
- VIP door to door
- All breakfasts and more
Contrast Ottawa, Toronto, Quebec and Montreal
Discover the cities of eastern Canada, from historic Ottawa to ultra-modern Toronto and sophisticated Montreal. Experience the natural splendour with a cruise around the picturesque Thousand Islands and see Niagara Falls up close....
9 nights in hotels and 1 in flight
11 meals: 9 breakfasts (B), 1 lunch (L) and 1 dinner (D)
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Plus all this...
- Return flights and transfers
- Welcome drink reception
- Porterage at all hotels
Excursions and visits
- Toronto city tour
- Sightseeing tour of Montreal
- Quebec City sightseeing tour
- Tour of Ottawa
- Cruise around the Thousand Islands
- Niagara Falls boat trip
- A morning in pretty Niagara-on-the-Lake
Use of audio headsets on guided tours
- Day 1 UK- Toronto
- Day 2 Toronto
- Day 3 Toronto-Montreal
- Day 4 Montreal-Quebec City
- Day 5 Quebec City
- Day 6 Quebec City-Ottawa
- Day 7 Ottawa
- Day 8 Ottawa-Niagara Falls
- Day 9 Niagara Falls
- Day 10 Niagara Falls-Toronto-UK
- Day 11 UK
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto
Delta Ottawa City Centre Hotel
Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
Day 1 UK- Toronto
After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service, fly to Toronto for two nights at the locally rated 3-star Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto (3Q). This 575-room hotel in the heart of the city has a restaurant, indoor swimming pool and 24-hour fitness centre. All air-conditioned rooms have coffee-maker, fridge, telephone, hairdryer, Wi-Fi (extra charge), and flat-screen television.
Day 2 Toronto
On this morning's included city tour you will see the magnificent skyline for which Toronto is famed, as well as the the harbour front with its shops, cafes and galleries, and landmarks such as the CN Tower and Yorkville. Your afternoon is at leisure – perhaps enjoy shopping in the downtown area. B
Day 3 Toronto-Montreal
Head east out of Toronto, along the shores of Lake Ontario to Kingston for an included cruise to see the Thousand Islands of the St Lawrence River, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
The islands vary from very tiny to substantial, and today's scenic cruise provides an ideal opportunity to sit back and explore them while enjoying an included lunch.
After lunch continue your journey to the province of Quebec and the world's second largest French-speaking city. Stay overnight in vibrant and cosmopolitan Montreal at the locally rated 4-star Delta Montreal (3Q). The hotel is set in the heart of downtown Montreal making it well placed for discovering the attractions of the city's old district. It has two restaurants serving regional dishes, an indoor pool, full service spa and a 24-hour fitness centre. All 456 rooms have a television, telephone, tea and coffee-making facilities, a hairdryer, safe, iPod docks, and free Wi-fi. B, L
Please note: 2022 departures will stay at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Place Dupuis (3Q) instead. The hotel has a restaurant, an indoor pool, sauna and a gym. All 353 air-conditioned rooms have a television, telephone, tea and coffee-making facilities, a hairdryer, safe, and free Wi-fi.
Day 4 Montreal-Quebec City
Travel to Quebec City for an included half-day sightseeing tour of North America’s only walled city north of Mexico. Explore the 17th and 18th-century Place Royale and Petit Champlain Quarter, the Citadel and the turreted Château Frontenac Hotel.
Stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Chateau Laurier (4Q), or the locally rated 4-star Hotel Palace Royal (3Q+) or the locally rated 4-star Clarendon Hotel (3Q+) depending on your departure date. B
Day 5 Quebec City
Today is at leisure to continue exploring Quebec City independently. B
Day 6 Quebec City-Ottawa
Travel to Canada's capital city of Ottawa, where you'll have lunch and take a sightseeing tour.
Visit Parliament Hill, a high point of the city and home to the Parliament Buildings, Canada’s seat of government, as well as the National Arts Centre and Byward Market. Stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Delta Ottawa City Centre Hotel (3Q+). The hotel has one restaurant, a bar, fitness centre, swimming pool and sauna. Each of the en suite guest rooms has a television, telephone, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, coffee-making facilities, and Wi-Fi. B, L
Day 7 Ottawa
Spend the day at leisure. The city is home to excellent museums and the Rideau Canal, a UNESCO listed site which you could explore independently. B
Day 8 Ottawa-Niagara Falls
This morning you'll head along the Niagara escarpment towards one of the world's seven natural wonders and stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Sheraton on the Falls Hotel (4Q), which overlooks the Canadian Falls. Facilities include a choice of restaurants and a coffee shop, fitness centre, indoor and outdoor pool, spa (charges apply), shops and casino. All 669 rooms have television, telephone, coffee maker, Wi-Fi (charges apply) iron and ironing board. B
Day 9 Niagara Falls
Ride the Hornblower Niagara cruise to the foot of the falls, weather permitting, on an included excursion. If the weather is bad, take a 'Journey Behind the Falls’.
This evening, savour panoramic views of the illuminated falls during your final dinner at the hotel’s restaurant. B, D
Day 10 Niagara Falls-Toronto-UK
Enjoy the morning at Niagara-on-the-Lake, reputed to be one of the prettiest towns in Canada. This charming town at the northern end of the Niagara river on the shores of Lake Ontario, has period houses, a museum, fort and marina.
In the afternoon, return to Toronto for your overnight flight to the UK. B
Day 11 UK
Arrive in the UK the following morning for your included door-to-door travel service home.
Travel by lift up the 1815-foot CN Tower. The tower was opened in 1976 and is used for broadcasting and a variety of transmissions. Explore the Look Out level on the 113th storey or walk on the glass floor 1,122 ft up!
Optional on 2021 Departures itinerary
Nigara Falls helicopter flight
Stand by for a memorable helicopter ride from the Whirlpool area of the Niagara River, crossing Whirlpool Rapids and Rainbow Bridge. Enjoy views of the colourful countryside below as you pass American Falls, Skylon Tower and the magnificent Canadian Horseshoe Falls. (This tour may not operate if the weather is poor).
Approx 12 mins including boarding time
Optional on 2021 Departures itinerary
Post-holiday extension - Including breakfasts
After your tour, extend your holiday with a two-night stay at the locally rated 3-star Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Toronto (3Q) where you stay on days 1 and 2 of the main tour. Single room supplements apply.
Canadafrom £2,449 per person
10 nights Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £110 if not required