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Québec / INTRODUCTION 5 Day Focus on Montréal and Québec City Montréal – a stylish and elegant city offering a vibrant mix of old and new. Explore the unique galleries, boutiques and sidewalk cafés. Join a guided cycle tour on one of the many bicycle trails. Dine in award-winning restaurants or try ethnic food stalls with locally grown produce. Laurentian Mountains and Mont Tremblant – just north of Montréal, a thousand freshwater lakes and picturesque villages dot the landscape. Cruise on the lovely Lac des Sables, meander through the charming village of Saint-Sauveur and join one of the many mountain activities available at the European-inspired resort village of Mont Tremblant. Montebello – located halfway between Ottawa and Montréal, Montebello is a little country village surrounded by the type of impressive Canadian wilderness made famous in postcards. Visitors can stay in luxury cabins at the centre of most of the village’s outdoor pursuits, including fishing, hunting, canoeing, hiking and more. Québec City – a UNESCO World Heritage treasure, this city lies on the St. Lawrence River and is the oldest European settlement in Canada. The old quarter is the only walled city in North America. Experience historic ramparts, narrow lanes, former battlefields, museums, boutiques, art galleries and live street performers. Beaupré Coast and Montmorency – taking the Avenue Royale through the traditional villages and farms of the Beaupré Coast, you will see the spectacular Montmorency Falls with its impressive 270-foot drop, as well as the shrine of Sainte-Anne-de- Beaupré, ancient ancestral houses and famous sugar shacks. Charlevoix – just over an hour from Québec and covering 6,000 square kilometres in the very heart of the Canadian Shield, the oldest rock formation on earth, Charlevoix abounds in one-of-a-kind attractions. From the mountain waters that cascade down the majestic Laurentians into the salty depths of the St. Lawrence River to the charming little mountainside villages that dot the region, this is a spectacular area to visit. Old Mont éal, Québec Combine these two vibrant cities with VIA Rail. Immerse yourself in Canada’s French culture, going from the metropolitan city of Montréal to the historic and elegant Québec City. Highlights (included): • Walking tour of Old Montréal • Montréal city tour • Walking tour of Old Québec • Québec City helicopter tour • Half day tour to the Beaupré Coast Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Arrive Montréal Montréal sightseeing Montréal – Québec City with VIA Rail Québec City sightseeing Package ends Package includes: 4 nights of accommodation, VIA Rail in economy class Montréal to Québec City, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Please refer to pricing insert for dates and prices. Canada By Rail No. of nights stay Québec City 2 QUÉBEC 2 Montréal ONTARIO United States Gasp é Peninsula, Québec 151