Explore Historic Quebec August 3-7, 2007
Walking tour of historic Québec City - Take a step back in time and visit the only walled city north of Mexico. With this enclave of cobbled lanes and winding streets, you will feel the present smoothly slip away and transition into an "Old World" ambiance. After the tour, you will experience a four-course meal with wine amidst the distinctive atmosphere in Le Saint Amour Restaurant.
Cruise on the St. Lawrence River - Enjoy a pleasant lunch cruise where you pass the highest waterfall in eastern Canada and cruise beneath prestigious Château Frontenac, the heart of old Québec.
Civilization Museum - From New France to the present day, trace the history of Québec, its ups and downs, successes and setbacks, and the intense heat and extreme cold of the many present and historic citizens of this diverse city.
The Flavor Trail of the Islands of Orleans - This is a gourmet tour that will introduce you to the culture and history of the regions first settlers. You will tour three vineyards and taste products of the region. On the third vineyard’s property, you will be able to enter a three century old home with two traditional rooms of stone wall and exposed beams.
Montmorency Falls - Ride a cable car to the top of this 272-foot high waterfall where you will be greeted with a pristine view of the St. Lawrence River, Orléans Island and the city.
Visit the Desjardins House - Visit and lunch in Alphonse Desjardins's house, the founder of the first credit union in America.
Ride in a Calèche to the prestigious Québec Garrison Club - Feel as if you have just stepped back in time to the old Gentleman's Club in England. Tempt your palate with a four-course dinner and wine while a jazz duo sets the mood and really takes you back. The Garrison Club has hosted many prestigious guests including Charles Lindberg, Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Lodge in Le Château Frontenac - Reflective of distinctive French charm, this restored heritage hotel stands above historic Old Québec and is located in the heart of this United Nations World Heritage Site.
- Four nights hotel accommodation
- Airport pick-up
- All breakfasts
- Dinner with wine on August 3rd and August 6th
- Three and four-course lunches on August 4th, August 5th and August 6th
- All transport to and from tours
- All admittance and wine tasting fees
- Professional guides to accompany group
- Driver & Guide gratuities
Tour does not include:
- Transportation between Calgary and Quebec
- Lunch on August 3rd
- Dinner on August 4th and August 5th