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Quebec & Its Wildlife

8 Days / 7 Nights
Montreal to Montreal
From USD$998
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Highlights: Montreal | Hotel Sacacomie | Quebec City | Tadoussac | La Baie | Saint-Felicien

From fishing and whale watching to black bear sightings - this is the self-drive tour for wildlife lovers looking to explore the most beautiful regions of Quebec! Lose yourself in the forest of Saint-Alexis des Monts and find whales in the St-Lawrence River from Tadoussac. Visit the stunning fjords of the Saguenay region as you make your way to Saint-Felicien.

Early Booking Bonus
Book by 15 September, 2017, receive up to $250 per couple in added value which can be used for additional hotel nights, city sightseeing tours, activities or private transfers.
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Day 1 Arrival in Montreal
Today arrive independently in Montreal. Pick up your rental car at Montreal Trudeau Airport or in Downtown Montreal as pre-arranged. Drive to your Montreal accommodation and check-in. Your exclusive documentation package will be waiting at the Front Desk. The remainder of the day is free to explore Montreal on your own.

Day 2 Montreal to Saint-Alexis-des-Monts (140 km/87 mi)
Spend more time exploring Montreal before heading to Saint-Alexisdes-Monts, located in the heart of Quebec, and bordering Mastigouche Wildlife Reserve. The rest of the day is at leisure to relax at beautiful Sacacomie Lodge or take part in one of the many outdoor activities that the Lodge offers, i.e. hiking, mountain biking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, rabaska rafting, motor boat rentals, pedal boat rentals, ATV tours. Please note that many activities require reservations and will be at charge. Please inquire at the front desk upon check-in. (dinner included)

Day 3 Sacacomie Lodge
The day is free to enjoy the many outdoor activities that the Lodge offers or to simply relax. (breakfast & dinner included)

Day 4 Saint-Alexis-des-Monts to Lac Saint Jean (330 km/206 mi)
This will be your longest day of travelling, but your destination makes it worthwhile. Around Lac St-Jean, a huge freshwater lake left from the Ice Age, lies an area offering many cultural, outdoor and sports activities. Don’t forget to visit the Historic Village of Val-Jalbert! (breakfast included)

Day 5 Visit of the Wild Zoo of Saint-Félicien and travel to Tadoussac (280 km/174 mi)
This morning you will have the opportunity to visit the famous Zoo of Saint Félicien (admission included). In the afternoon depart for Tadoussac, located along the shores of the St-Lawrence River. Tadoussac is very popular for its whale watching opportunities. Take time to explore one of the province’s most scenic areas, Charlevoix, the beauty of which has inspired generations of artists.

Day 6 Whalewatching in Tadoussac and travel to Quebec City (220 km/ 137 mi)
This morning you are booked on a whale watching tour. In Tadoussac, at the mouth of the Saguenay Fjord, you will board the vessel where an experienced naturalist will explain the habits of the Finback, Minke and Beluga whales that frequent this region during the summer. In the afternoon continue along the St-Lawrence River towards Quebec City - the historical and political capital of the Belle Province. After settling into your hotel or B&B, relax in one of the many cafés and stroll through the cobblestone streets of Quebec City.

Day 7 Explore Quebec City
Quebec City is the heart of French Canada. Nowhere else in North America is the appearance and atmosphere of an old-world city so complete. Quebec City looks and feels very European; perhaps that is why the entire old section of the town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985. Today is free to discover the charm of the city on your own.

Day 8 Quebec City to Montreal (250 km/156 mi)
Head back to Montreal, passing many historical sites, such as Fort Chambly (where you could make a stop). Your tour ends in Montreal upon returning your rental car.

Package Includes

  • Accommodation including provincial taxes for 7 nights
  • MAP at Sacacomie Lodge (including 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners)
  • Admission to Wildlife Zoo in St-Felicien
  • Whale Watching in Tadoussac (covered boat)
  • Detailed Travel Documentation

Not included

  • Rental Car
  • Road Tolls

Special Events Terms and Conditions
Due to dates for special events in Montreal not being available prior to Jan 31, 2017, all reservations made prior to this date will be subject to a price change if the dates fall on a special event. Special events: Grand Prix, la Nouvelle France, Labour Day.

Hotel Information (Moderate Grade)

  • Montreal - Delta Montreal (Guest Room)
  • Sainte-Alexis-des-Monts - Sacacomie Lodge (Forest Side Room) (MAP)
  • Saint-Felicien - Hotel du Jardin (Standard Room)
  • Tadoussac - Hotel Tadoussac (Guest Room)
  • Quebec City - Auberge Le Saint Pierre (Superior Room)

Hotel Information (Superior Grade)

  • Montreal - Le Westin Montreal (Traditional Room)
  • Sainte-Alexis-des-Monts - Sacacomie Lodge (Forest Side Room) (MAP)
  • Saint-Felicien - Hotel du Jardin (Standard Room)
  • Tadoussac - Hotel Tadoussac (Guest Room)
  • Quebec City - Hotel Manoir Victoria (Standard Room)

Moderate Grade

Delta Montreal

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Montreal

Hotel Sacacomie

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Saint-Alexis-Des-Monts

Hotel du Jardin

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Saint Felicien

Hotel Tadoussac

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Tadoussac

Auberge Le Saint Pierre

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Quebec City

Superior Grade

Le Westin Montreal

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Montreal

Hotel Sacacomie

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Saint-Alexis-Des-Monts

Hotel du Jardin

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Saint Felicien

Hotel Tadoussac

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Tadoussac

Hotel Manoir Victoria

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Quebec City

Day 1 Arrival in Montreal
Today arrive independently in Montreal. Pick up your rental car at Montreal Trudeau Airport or in Downtown Montreal as pre-arranged. Drive to your Montreal accommodation and check-in. Your exclusive documentation package will be waiting at the Front Desk. The remainder of the day is free to explore Montreal on your own.

Day 2 Montreal to Saint-Alexis-des-Monts (140 km/87 mi)
Spend more time exploring Montreal before heading to Saint-Alexisdes-Monts, located in the heart of Quebec, and bordering Mastigouche Wildlife Reserve. The rest of the day is at leisure to relax at beautiful Sacacomie Lodge or take part in one of the many outdoor activities that the Lodge offers, i.e. hiking, mountain biking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, rabaska rafting, motor boat rentals, pedal boat rentals, ATV tours. Please note that many activities require reservations and will be at charge. Please inquire at the front desk upon check-in. (dinner included)

Day 3 Sacacomie Lodge
The day is free to enjoy the many outdoor activities that the Lodge offers or to simply relax. (breakfast & dinner included)

Day 4 Saint-Alexis-des-Monts to Lac Saint Jean (330 km/206 mi)
This will be your longest day of travelling, but your destination makes it worthwhile. Around Lac St-Jean, a huge freshwater lake left from the Ice Age, lies an area offering many cultural, outdoor and sports activities. Don’t forget to visit the Historic Village of Val-Jalbert! (breakfast included)

Day 5 Visit of the Wild Zoo of Saint-Félicien and travel to Tadoussac (280 km/174 mi)
This morning you will have the opportunity to visit the famous Zoo of Saint Félicien (admission included). In the afternoon depart for Tadoussac, located along the shores of the St-Lawrence River. Tadoussac is very popular for its whale watching opportunities. Take time to explore one of the province’s most scenic areas, Charlevoix, the beauty of which has inspired generations of artists.

Day 6 Whalewatching in Tadoussac and travel to Quebec City (220 km/ 137 mi)
This morning you are booked on a whale watching tour. In Tadoussac, at the mouth of the Saguenay Fjord, you will board the vessel where an experienced naturalist will explain the habits of the Finback, Minke and Beluga whales that frequent this region during the summer. In the afternoon continue along the St-Lawrence River towards Quebec City - the historical and political capital of the Belle Province. After settling into your hotel or B&B, relax in one of the many cafés and stroll through the cobblestone streets of Quebec City.

Day 7 Explore Quebec City
Quebec City is the heart of French Canada. Nowhere else in North America is the appearance and atmosphere of an old-world city so complete. Quebec City looks and feels very European; perhaps that is why the entire old section of the town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985. Today is free to discover the charm of the city on your own.

Day 8 Quebec City to Montreal (250 km/156 mi)
Head back to Montreal, passing many historical sites, such as Fort Chambly (where you could make a stop). Your tour ends in Montreal upon returning your rental car.

Package Includes

  • Accommodation including provincial taxes for 7 nights
  • MAP at Sacacomie Lodge (including 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners)
  • Admission to Wildlife Zoo in St-Felicien
  • Whale Watching in Tadoussac (covered boat)
  • Detailed Travel Documentation

Not included

  • Rental Car
  • Road Tolls

Special Events Terms and Conditions
Due to dates for special events in Montreal not being available prior to Jan 31, 2017, all reservations made prior to this date will be subject to a price change if the dates fall on a special event. Special events: Grand Prix, la Nouvelle France, Labour Day.

Hotel Information (Moderate Grade)

  • Montreal - Delta Montreal (Guest Room)
  • Sainte-Alexis-des-Monts - Sacacomie Lodge (Forest Side Room) (MAP)
  • Saint-Felicien - Hotel du Jardin (Standard Room)
  • Tadoussac - Hotel Tadoussac (Guest Room)
  • Quebec City - Auberge Le Saint Pierre (Superior Room)

Hotel Information (Superior Grade)

  • Montreal - Le Westin Montreal (Traditional Room)
  • Sainte-Alexis-des-Monts - Sacacomie Lodge (Forest Side Room) (MAP)
  • Saint-Felicien - Hotel du Jardin (Standard Room)
  • Tadoussac - Hotel Tadoussac (Guest Room)
  • Quebec City - Hotel Manoir Victoria (Standard Room)

Moderate Grade

Delta Montreal

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Montreal

Hotel Sacacomie

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Saint-Alexis-Des-Monts

Hotel du Jardin

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Saint Felicien

Hotel Tadoussac

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Tadoussac

Auberge Le Saint Pierre

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Quebec City

Superior Grade

Le Westin Montreal

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Montreal

Hotel Sacacomie

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Saint-Alexis-Des-Monts

Hotel du Jardin

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Saint Felicien

Hotel Tadoussac

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Tadoussac

Hotel Manoir Victoria

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Quebec City

Departure dates

2017 Departures (Tour Code: SD31) Moderate Grade Departs Daily Superior Grade Departs Daily, except Saturday between Jun 30 - Sep 03

2018 Departures (Tour Code: SD31) Departs Daily

Pricing

All pricing is in United States of America USD$

TWIN SINGLE TRIPLE CHILD
Moderate Grade

10 Jul - 17 Aug, 2017 18 Aug - 07 Oct, 2017 08 Oct - 24 Oct, 2017 Premium Dates & Rates 13 Aug - 16 Aug, 2017 03 Sep - 09 Sep, 2017 19 Sep - 24 Sep, 2017 23 Oct - 24 Oct, 2017 **2018 Pricing** 07 May - 23 May, 2018 24 May - 08 Jul, 2018 09 Jul - 16 Aug, 2018 17 Aug - 23 Oct, 2018 Premium Rates 03 Aug - 05 Aug, 2018

$1,121
$1,061
$998
-
$1,249
$1,198
$1,187
$1,158
-
$1,164
$1,222
$1,284
$1,222
-
$1,380

$1,925
$1,804
$1,678
-
$2,181
$2,079
$2,057
$1,998
-
$1,992
$2,109
$2,231
$2,109
-
$2,424

$926
$885
$843
-
$1,011
$977
$970
$950
-
-
-
-
-
-
-

$166
$166
$166
-
$166
$166
$166
$166
-
$246
$246
$246
$246
-
$246

Superior Grade

11 Jul - 17 Aug, 2017 18 Aug - 09 Oct, 2017 10 Oct - 24 Oct, 2017 **2018 Pricing** 07 May - 23 May, 2018 24 May - 10 Jun, 2018 11 Jun - 09 Jul, 2018 10 Jul - 18 Aug, 2018 19 Aug - 18 Oct, 2018 19 Oct - 23 Oct, 2018

$1,228
$1,160
$1,047
-
$1,119
$1,148
$1,227
$1,288
$1,227
$1,096

$2,139
$2,003
$1,777
-
$1,909
$1,969
$2,126
$2,248
$2,126
$1,865

$1,011
$966
$891
-
$944
$964
$1,016
$1,057
$1,016
$929

$166
$166
$166
-
$178
$178
$178
$178
$178
$178

Prices are per person and include all taxes.

Child age 10 yrs & under

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