Gatineau Fall Colour Tour
From $1,259.00 CAD
About Gatineau, Quebec
Gatineau Fall Colour Tour
5 Days - September 30 to October 4, 2020
Chateau Montebello, Chocomotive, Mackenzie King Estate
- Relaxing Motor Coach Transportation
- 4 nights accommodation
- Luggage handling (1 per person)
- Hotel Tax
- 3 breakfasts (combo of Full & Deluxe Continental)
- Tour of Gatineau Park
- Visit Mackenzie King Estate and enjoy lunch there
- Admission to Canadian Museum of History
- Cruise on Ottawa River
- Visit to Chocomotive
- Buffet and Tour at Fairmont Chateau Montebello
- Dinner in Ottawa
Day 1: Gatineau. QC
Take in the spectacular fall colours as you travel through the Kawartha Lakes enroute to Ottawa and the Outaouais Region. Then settle in for a 4 night stay in the Nation’s Capital.
In the morning you will enjoy a scenic drive thought the Outaouais region that will take you to Montebello and Chocomotive, a craft chocolate factory in the former Montebello Railway Station; next you will enjoy a fabulous buffet lunch at the Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello. After lunch take a guided tour of this luxury resort that played host to the G-7 International Economic Summit and most recently, to the North American Leaders Summit. You will later return to Gatineau for the night. (B,L)
In the morning enjoy some leisure time and in the afternoon you will visit the Museum of History. Here you will embark on a historical journey through Canada’s rich past.Visit The Grand Hall, housing the largest collection of indoor totem poles in the world and relive the emotional journey of Terry Fox in the special exhibition “Terry Fox, Running to the Heart of Canada.”Later you will board the Empress of Ottawa for a fantastic narrated sightseeing cruise on the Ottawa River.Dinner is included after the cruise. (B,D)
Today you will explore Gatineau Park, a 363 sq. km. area between the Gatineau and Ottawa Rivers. You will make a number of stops including Champlain Lookout andhave some free time in the picturesque town of Wakefield before continuing to the Mackenzie King Estate. For almost 50 years, the Estate served as the summer residence of Mackenzie King, Canada’s 10th and longest serving Prime Minister of Canada. Enjoy a light lunch prior to your self-guided tour of the estate, flower gardens and his astounding collection of stone ruins. (B,L)
In the morning you will begin your journey back home after your visit to the unspoiled regions of the Outaouais (B)
PRICES PER PERSON
All prices shown include HST
Deposit: $400 per person upon booking.
Full Payment is due 65 days prior to departure.
Cancelled Tours: If the tour is cancelled due to low participation, you will be notified 4 weeks prior to departure and will receive a full refund.
Trent Travel strongly recommends that you purchase Trip Cancellation and Out-of-province Medical Insurance. Please ask for personalized quote.