We are proud to present Montreal & Quebec City Christmas Markets- full of wonder, nostalgia and holiday spirit- on this five-day tour. This fully-guided tour features fantastic hotels, wonderful meals and provides ample time to explore and shop at your own pace.
Explore outdoor markets with hand-made wooden toys, ornaments and local crafts. Enjoy the sound of carolers, music, and horse-drawn wagons on cobblestone. Embrace delightfully decorated town squares with magical streets and the scents of gingerbread filling the air with spice.
Upon arrival in Montreal, check in for 2 nights at the historic Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel. Enjoy this bustling modern city seeing Notre Dame Cathedral, St. Joseph’s Oratory, Jacques Cartier Square, McGill University and a panoramic view from atop Mount Royal. Visit the Underground City (the Reso), one of Montreal’s biggest attractions which shelters Montrealers from the winter weather. And explore a Montreal Christmas Market. Whether its sipping on mulled wine or walking the changing, festive landscape, nothing says its the holiday season like a Christmas Market.
Board Via Rail Canada and take a scenic & relaxing ride to the “Paris of North America”, Quebec City. This UNESCO World Heritage City is one of the best preserved North American cities. Your accommodations will be at the most photographed hotel in the world – the Fairmont Chateau Frontenac Hotel – for a 2-night stay.
While in Quebec City, you will visit the Albert Giles Copper Museum, Montmorency Falls, and be charmed by Old Québec, all dressed up for the holidays. See the old-world architecture and proud monuments that line winding streets, and view picturesque landscapes while seeing the Plains of Abraham and the Citadel that overlooks the Saint Lawrence River. Visit the German Christmas Market in the heart of Old Quebec, designed to replicate the atmosphere of the big European Christmas Markets. Enjoy this magical city with illuminated, pedestrian streets, decorated shops and bistros offering a festive atmosphere during the holiday season.