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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

French Canada and Great Lakes

Discover the historic French-Canadian cities of Montreal and Quebec, sail along the magnificent St Lawrence river, explore the vibrant city of Toronto, witness the mighty Niagara Falls, and cross Lake Erie to Cleveland on this unique all-inclusive cruise. Includes return flights from the UK, shore excursions and overseas transfers.

Cruise Only
9 nights from £4209pp

Small Ship Holiday
  • Quebec City
  • Toronto
  • City Hall of Montreal
  • Niagara Falls
  • Ontario Lake
  • Montmorency Falls, Quebec

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Discover the exciting city of Montreal with its impressive Notre Dame Basilica and beautiful Botanical Gardens. In the historic city of Quebec visit the Plains of Abraham where a historic battle took place.

Sail the St. Lawrence river, which has been home to several indigenous tribes, and visit the Marine Museum of Great Lakes in Kingston. Embrace the buzzing atmosphere in the multicultural city of Toronto and explore the Distillery District.

Cross Lake Ontario and travel to Niagara Falls for an exciting boat ride past Bridal Veil Falls to the heart of Horseshoe Falls, and a tour of the Chateau des Charmes winery with wine tasting. In Cleveland, on the shores of Lake Erie, a tour of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame explores this musical genre which inspired a generation.

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French Canada and Great Lakes

Day 1 - Montréal, Quebec (Canada)

Embark Victory II in Montréal. Enjoy a welcome reception this evening.

Day 2 - Montréal

One of Canada’s most exciting cities, Montreal has a strong French heritage. The city tour includes a walking tour of Old Montreal and a visit to the Notre Dame Basilica. Drive to the top of Mont Royal for panoramic views of the city and St Lawrence river then visit one of the world’s largest Botanical Gardens.

Day 3 - 4 - Québec City

n the St Lawrence River, Quebec is Canada's most historic and beautiful city. Travel to the Plains of Abraham where a historic battle took place and take a step back in time to the early days of Quebec at Place Royale which was bombarded in 1759 from across the river as fire ships were dispatched towards the port. Drive out to the magnificent Montmorency Falls where a cable car to the top provides amazing views out to the Ile d’Orléans. This afternoon there is free time to explore; perhaps take the funicular railway to the famous Château Frontenac. The following day, visit the Wendat-Huron First Nation Village and gain an insight into the history, traditions, and way of life of the Huron-Wendat Nation.

Day 5 - Lawrence Seaway

Enjoy the ship’s facilities on a relaxing day sailing the St Lawrence river.

Day 6 - Kingston, Ontario

Kingston is situated along three important waterways, the Rideau Canal, the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario. Explore Kingston's charming waterfront, visit the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes and discover the bustling market square.

Day 7 - Toronto

Arrive in Toronto, the most multicultural city on the planet which boasts some of the worlds finest restaurants and a vibrant atmosphere. Visit the Royal Ontario Museum, the Hockey Hall of Fame and explore the Distillery District.

Day 8 - Niagara Falls

Cross Lake Ontario from Toronto to the Welland Canal. Opened in 1829, the Welland Canal continues to play a vital role, allowing goods to travel from Great Lakes ports such as Cleveland and Detroit to the ocean ports of Montreal and Quebec. Call at Port Weller while the ship transits the historic Welland Canal. Enjoy a scenic drive through the vineyards of the Niagara Peninsula to Niagara Falls, where an exciting Hornblower Cruise takes you past Bridal Veil Falls to the heart of Horseshoe Falls. Tour the Chateau des Charmes winery followed by wine tasting and a delicious lunch. Free time in Niagara-on-the-lake before joining the ship in Port Colborne.

Day 9 - Cleveland, Ohio (USA)

Cross Lake Erie to the city of Cleveland. Industrial landmarks from its days as a lakeside manufacturing town still stand in testament to Cleveland's roots. Explore the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with an expert guide to reveal rock and roll memorabilia including Michael Jackson's famous glove. See how the evolution of the musical genre had a cultural impact. Discover the famous West Side Market which dates back to 1912 and houses over 100 vendors.

Day 10 - Detroit, Michigan

Disembark Victory II in Detroit and transfer to the airport for your onward flight home.

Itinerary is subject to change.

Price Includes

  • 9-night all-inclusive cruise on Victory II
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Complimentary drinks throughout including house wine, beer, spirits, coffee, tea, juice, soft drinks and filtered water
  • Three themed afternoon teas and daily cocktail hour
  • Guided shore excursions
  • Lecture programme with expert guest speakers
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

Price Does Not Include

  • Gratuities
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2019 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 28th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4209
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4990 Brochure Price from: £5553 Brochure Price from: £6037 Brochure Price from: £6357 Brochure Price from: £6521 Brochure Price from: £6841 Brochure Price from: £7810
      Blue Water price from: £4209 Blue Water price from: £4772 Blue Water price from: £5256 Blue Water price from: £5381 Blue Water price from: £5545 Blue Water price from: £5865 Blue Water price from: £7810
  • July
    • Jul 12th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4209
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4990 Brochure Price from: £5553 Brochure Price from: £6037 Brochure Price from: £6357 Brochure Price from: £6521 Brochure Price from: £6841 Brochure Price from: £7810
      Blue Water price from: £4209 Blue Water price from: £4772 Blue Water price from: £5256 Blue Water price from: £5381 Blue Water price from: £5545 Blue Water price from: £5865 Blue Water price from: £7810
    • Jul 21st - Detroit to Quebec City - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4209
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4990 Brochure Price from: £5553 Brochure Price from: £6037 Brochure Price from: £6357 Brochure Price from: £6521 Brochure Price from: £6841 Brochure Price from: £7810
      Blue Water price from: £4209 Blue Water price from: £4772 Blue Water price from: £5256 Blue Water price from: £5381 Blue Water price from: £5545 Blue Water price from: £5865 Blue Water price from: £7810
    • Jul 30th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4209
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4990 Brochure Price from: £5553 Brochure Price from: £6037 Brochure Price from: £6357 Brochure Price from: £6521 Brochure Price from: £6841 Brochure Price from: £7810
      Blue Water price from: £4209 Blue Water price from: £4772 Blue Water price from: £5256 Blue Water price from: £5381 Blue Water price from: £5545 Blue Water price from: £5865 Blue Water price from: £7810
  • August
    • Aug 26th - Detroit to Quebec City - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4209
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Brochure Price from: £4990 Brochure Price from: £5553 Brochure Price from: £6037 Brochure Price from: £6357 Brochure Price from: £6521 Brochure Price from: £6841 Brochure Price from: £7810
      Blue Water price from: £4209 Blue Water price from: £4772 Blue Water price from: £5256 Blue Water price from: £5381 Blue Water price from: £5545 Blue Water price from: £5865 Blue Water price from: £7810

2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 25th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4990
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £4990 Blue Water price from: £5553 Blue Water price from: £6037 Blue Water price from: £6357 Blue Water price from: £6521 Blue Water price from: £6841 Blue Water price from: £7810
  • June
    • Jun 30th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £5139
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £5139 Blue Water price from: £5701 Blue Water price from: £6217 Blue Water price from: £6560 Blue Water price from: £6716 Blue Water price from: £7029 Blue Water price from: £8201
  • July
    • Jul 18th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £5139
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £5139 Blue Water price from: £5701 Blue Water price from: £6217 Blue Water price from: £6560 Blue Water price from: £6716 Blue Water price from: £7029 Blue Water price from: £8201
    • Jul 27th - Detroit to Quebec City - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4990
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £4990 Blue Water price from: £5553 Blue Water price from: £6037 Blue Water price from: £6357 Blue Water price from: £6521 Blue Water price from: £6841 Blue Water price from: £7810
  • August
    • Aug 5th - Quebec City to Detroit - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4990
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £4990 Blue Water price from: £5553 Blue Water price from: £6037 Blue Water price from: £6357 Blue Water price from: £6521 Blue Water price from: £6841 Blue Water price from: £7810
    • Aug 14th - Detroit to Quebec City - Sailing on: Victory II From: £4990
      Cat E Cat D Cat C Cat B Cat A Cat AA Owner's Suite
      Blue Water price from: £4990 Blue Water price from: £5553 Blue Water price from: £6037 Blue Water price from: £6357 Blue Water price from: £6521 Blue Water price from: £6841 Blue Water price from: £7810
Map for French Canada and Great Lakes