La Belle Province Quebec in July
Coming in July 2019 – 4 Days in Quebec, Canada! Join adult ed for a wonderful trip to La Belle Province as you tour Montreal and Quebec City with tour leader Irene Marchenay. Irene, fluent in French, has led many trips to France and Quebec.
The trip will include two nights at the Marriott Springhill Suites in Old Montreal and one night at the Best Western Plus Centre Ville Québec. Upon arrival you will meet your Quebecois Prometour Tour Director who will remain with the group for the entire duration. The trip will include a cruise on the St. Lawrence River, a guided tour of Old Montreal, dinner at Restaurant du Vieux-Port and Creperie Chez Suzette, a guided walking tour of Old Quebec, and a guided visit of the Huron Village, followed by a traditional 4 service meal.
Other sites included in your stay are Musée des Beaux-Arts of Montreal; Ste-Catherine Street; Montreal’s Botanical Gardens; the Insectarium, which houses insects from all over the world, and is the largest insect museum in North America; the Olympic Tower, the tallest inclined tower in the world; Notre-Dame Basilica, where you will experience the multimedia spectacle AURA; Vieux Port Farmer’s Market; and the Quartier Petit Champlain, the oldest shopping district in North America.
The price for the trip will be determined by early winter, but will include roundtrip motor coach transportation, associated ground transportation costs while in destination, 3 nights twin occupancy in quality hotels, 3 Breakfast(s) / 3 Dinner(s) (group menu), aforementioned visits, activities, tours and admissions, service of a dynamic bilingual Prometour Tour Director, applicable service fees, taxes and FICAV contribution (a contribution to the Compensation Fund for Customers of Travel as set by the Quebec Consumer Protection Office www.opc.gouv.qc.ca).
See the following pages for more trip details.
Dates: July 12 - July 15, 2019
Fee: $1,392 (Single Room Supplement $40 per night, per person)
(deposit at registration - $192; balance due May 30th)
CALL TO REGISTER: 207-236-7800, option 5
Minimum participants required - 15, so sign up early!
DAY 1: Friday 12-Jul-2019 Damariscota, ME - - MONTREAL
Departure from Damariscota to "La Belle Province" aboard your bus.
Meet your Quebecois Prometour Tour Director upon arrival, he/she will remain with your group for the entire duration of your stay.
Enjoy panoramic views of the city and the majestic St. Lawrence River while having lunch aboard the terrace or air-conditioned deck of the unique Bateau Mouche cruise.
Enjoy a guided tour of the Old Montreal and discover the picturesque charm of the Old Port.
Enjoy some leisure time and explore Place Jacques-Cartier and St- Paul Street in Vieux-Montreal.
Have dinner at the Restaurant du Vieux-Port, situated directly on St. Paul Street in a beautiful, century-old structure. Inside, you will be greeted by old stone walls, wood floors and cozy fireplaces. One glass of wine or beer included with your meal.
Overnight accommodation at Marriott Springhill Suites Old Montreal.
lncluded:Transport, Prometour Tour Director, Cruise, Entrance Fee, Lunch, Guided walking tour, Dinner, Room.
DAY 2: Saturday 13-Jul-2019 MONTREAL
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel with your group
Explore the permanent collection & the special exhibitions of Musee des Beaux-Arts of Montreal
Enjoy some leisure time and explore Ste-Catherine Street, the primary commercial artery of Downtown Montreal!
Have lunch on your own
Head off to Montreal's Botanical Gardens, recognized as one of the world's greatest with more than 20 thematic gardens spread out over 75 hectares. Visit the lnsectarium, which houses insects from all over the world, and is the largest insect museum in North America!
Admire a breathtaking panoramic view from atop the Olympic Tower, the tallest inclined tower in the world!
Enjoy a delicious crepe dinner at Creperie Chez Suzette, situated in the hart of Old Montreal.
Experience AURA; where light, orchestral music and grandiose architecture combine to create a unique, multimedia spectacle, presented upon one of the most amazing canvases imaginable: Notre-Dame Basilica.
Overnight Accommodation at Marriott Springhill Suites Old Montreal.
DAY 3: Sunday 14-Jul-2019 MONTREAL - QUEBEC CITY
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel with your group.
Board your motor coach and continue on to Quebec City.
Stop at the always exciting Vieux Port Farmer's Market; use your French to pick up your lunch food!
Stretch your legs exploring this 400-year-old fortified city on a guided walking tour; share the secrets of Old Quebec as you journey along St-Louis and St-Jean Streets, see the breathtaking Chateau Frontenac, Parliament, Rue du Tresor, Terrasse Dufferin, Place Royale, and much more!
Wander through the enchanting Quartier Petit Champlain, the oldest shopping district in North America; don't miss the famous "Escalier Casse-cou" and "Wall of History"
Enjoy a guided visit of the Huron Village, followed by a traditional 4 service meal. One glass of wine or beer included with your meal.
Overnight accommodation at Best Western Plus Centre Ville Quebec.
DAY 4: Monday 15-Jul-2019QUEBEC CITY - Wiscasset, ME
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel with your group
Enjoy some leisure time in Quebec City! There is plenty to see and do: Souvenir shop in the Quartier Petit Champlain or along rue St Jean, lots of local products to shop for and art galleries to admire.
Say a fond Au Revoir to your Quebecois Prometour Tour Director
Meet your driver and bus and depart for the USA .
Roundtrip motor coach transportation
Associated ground transportation costs while in destination
3 nights twin occupancy in quality hotels (4-star standard, 2 per room, single beds not guaranteed)
3 Breakfast(s) / 3 Dinner(s) (group menu with 1 non-alcoholic beverage+ vegetarian option)
All aforementioned visits, activities, tours and admissions
Service of a dynamic bilingual Prometour Tour Director
1 complimentary trip ratio based on full paying participants (twin accommodation according to gender)
Complimentary Prometour Travel Pack
Applicable service fees, taxes and FICAV** contribution
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Meals that are not indicated in the daily program
Tips are at your discretion - these are standard guidelines
Prometour Tour Director: $3 USO per day, per person
Bus Drivers: $2 USO per day, per person
Personal spending money
Any applicable processing fees
Some items such as particular hotels, restaurants, and popular activities are subject to availability. When an item is not possible to book it will be replaced by a similar item of equal standard and value.
** A contribution to the Compensation Fund for Customers of Travel Agents has been included in the cost of your services as set by the Quebec Consumer Protection Office ($1 / $1000) www.opc.gouv.qc.ca
EXCHANGE RA TE Prometour has quoted this package at an exchange of 1 CAD = 0.80 USO