Upon arrival in Ottawa, enjoy a guided tour of the city including Sussex Drive, Rideau Hall and the Foreign Embassies. After dinner, learn about ghost stories during a Haunted Walk of Ottawa.
First, follow a guided tour of the Parliament Building. Then cross the Ottawa River to Gatineau and visit the Canadian Museum of History. After some free time to lunch at the famous ByWard Market, visit the Canadian War Museum. In the evening, attend a feature presentation en français at the IMAX Theatre.
Discover the Peace Monument honouring Canadians who have served or are serving in the United Nations Peacekeeping Forces. Next, take part in a guided visit of Rideau Hall, the Governor General’s home followed by free time to lunch and shop at the Rideau Centre. After lunch, travel to Montreal. Dinner is followed by an orientation tour of Old Montreal and the Old Harbour historic areas.
Begin with a guided tour of Montreal and then spend some leisure time to lunch in Montreal's famed underground city.In the afternoon, ride a cable car to the summit of the Olympic Stadium Tower and then explore the four ecological zones recreated at the Biodome. After nightfall, see the Montreal skyline from the top of Mount Royal.
Visit the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal, a neo-gothic masterpiece, and then explore Pointe-à-Callière, a national archeological and historic site built where Montreal was founded, showcasing remarkable ruins and numerous artifacts. In the afternoon, travel to Quebec City. After dinner, become a Soldat de la tour billeted in one of the Martello Towers and learn all about 19th century military lifestyle through interactive competitions and games.
Start discovering Quebec City’s history as you begin the fascinating walking tour of the fortified city. Then, visit the Musée du Fort for a sound and light show about the military history of the city. After lunch, stroll down the narrow, colourful streets of Canada’s oldest neighbourhood during the walking tour of Place Royale and Quartier Petit-Champlain. Then discover the interactive Musée de la Civilisation, and take our People of Quebec…Then and now quiz. After dinner, sail away on an enjoyable teen dance and cruise (seasonal) or a ferry ride on the majestic St. Lawrence River.
Following a traditional breakfast at the Huron Village, learn about the Natives’ way of life through a visit, games and legends. Delight in some free time to lunch, shop and entertain yourself at the indoor amusement park in Les Galeries de la Capitale shopping centre. Ride a cable car (seasonal) to the top of the Montmorency Falls, and on to visit the Copper Museum where tools await you to create your own repoussé work. In the evening, take part in the dinner, traditional dancing and games at an authentic sugar shack.
I have traveled to Canada over 30 times with students, with at least 4 other tour companies, and we now always go with Immersion. This was probably our 20th tour with Immersion. The staff at Immersion are always easy to work with. My students can't wait to go next year!