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Canada's First Nations To Acadians
Marrying delicious seafood, music and merriment with stunning backdrops of mountains and lighthouses, along with First Nations history and plenty of wildlife, this diverse region is brimming with memorable experiences and faultless hospitality.
- Style: Fly Drive Holiday
- Duration: 18 days/17 nights
- Starts in: Montreal
Guide Price £2455
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Fantastic culture
- Incredible food
- Off the beaten track
Day 1 Montréal
Arrive into dynamic and chic Montréal.
Day 2 Montréal to Wendake
Pick up your car this morning and drive to the First Nations village of Wendake, perhaps going via a working maple syrup farm (known as a Sugar Shack). On arrival in Wendake, check in to the Hôtel-Musée Premières Nations and take in the illuminating culture of the local Wendat-Huron people.
Day 3 Wendake to Québec City
If there wasn’t time yesterday, take your tour of the onsite museum before a short drive to Québec City.
Day 4 Québec City
Sample more of this UNESCO World Heritage Site on a walking Culinary Tour.
Day 5 Québec City to Rivière-du-Loup
This morning, drive to historic ‘Wolf River’ where the town’s rich maritime history is still deeply rooted in daily life.
Days 6-7 Rivière-du-Loup to Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge
Drive to Saint-Anne-des-Monts for 2pm where a transfer to your mountainside retreat awaits. Indulge in two days of fresh air, wildlife spotting and mountain fun!
Day 8 Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge to Gaspésie NP
Your time in the great outdoors continues in the beautiful Gaspésie National Park.
Day 9 Gaspésie NP to Percé
Drive to this small and pretty coastal town.
Day 10 Percé
Enjoy the fresh sea air on a boat trip in search of whales from nearby Gaspé.
Day 11 Percé to Carleton-sur-Mer
Continue your circumnavigation of the Gaspé Peninsula to this quaint seaside town and your last night in Québec.
Days 12-13 Carleton-sur-Mer to The Acadian Coast
Drive on to Caraquet in New Brunswick, your base from which to explore the fascinating Acadian Coast. A unique local dialect, music, laughter and a sense of ‘joie de vivre’ are the foundations of this unique region.
Day 14 The Acadian Coast to Miramichi
Indulge in river-based activities and city life.
Days 15-16 Miramichi to Shediac
Welcome to the Lobster Capital of the world! Treat your taste buds to a boat tour, complete with lobster dinner.
Day 17 Shediac to Fox Harbour
Depart early to Nova Scotia for your final stop. Here, enjoy hiking and cycling trails, kayaking, tennis and fishing.
Day 18 Fox Harbour to Halifax
Enjoy a final day of activities then drive to Halifax airport for your evening flight home.
Optional Excursions:Pre-book These Unmissable Experiences:
Sugar Shack Experience
Myths and Legends tour and a village tour at Hôtel-Musée Premières Nations
Ultimate Bay of Fundy Fundy
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- 17 days Alamo Gold Intermediate car hire including a free tank of fuel, 3 additional drivers, 24 hour Roadside Assistance and no surprise compulsory charges on pick-up. A one way drop off fee is payable locally
- 17 nights 3★ to 4★ accommodation
- 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 2 dinners
- Hôtel-Musée Premières Nations Museum access
- Guided hiking & mountain biking at Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge
- Culinary Experience in Québec City
- Gaspé Whale Watch Cruise
- Lobster Tales Tour
- International flights
- National Parks fees payable locally
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