Some of the world's greatest travel highlights are within reach, before or after your cruise. Why not plan a little extra time and extend your experience even further with an expertly guided tour? Or explore at your own pace, with a premium hotel as your home base.
3-NIGHT MONTRÉAL, MONTEBELLO & OTTAWA
A delightful sojourn in Québec and Ontario, brushing up on your French and parliamentary procedures.
2011: May 4, 18; Jun 1, 15, 29; Jul 13; Aug 31; Sep 14, 28; Oct 12
2012: May 9, 23; Jun 6, 20; Jul 4; Aug 22; Sep 5, 19; Oct 3
Day 1 Arrive Montréal Transfer to your hotel in Montreal, the bastion of French culture in North America. Overnight at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel.
Day 2 Montréal Sightseeing/Montebello Morning tour reveals the city's distinctive French culture and charm. In today's plans: heavenly Notre-Dame Basilica, lunch at a chic French restaurant in Old Montréal and the quaint village of Montebello. Overnight at the famed Fairmont Le Château Montebello.
Day 3 Arrive Ottawa/Sightseeing Arrive in Canada's capital in time for lunch on your own at the bustling Byward Market. Next: A visit to the "Hill" to tour the Parliament Buildings and the Canadian Museum of Civilization. Overnight at the Fairmont Château Laurier.
Day 4 Montréal/Sail Transfer to Montréal via motor coach to meet your Holland America Line cruise ship.
2011: May 7, 21; June 4, 18; Jul 2, 16; Sep 3, 17; Oct 1, 15
2012: May 12, 26; Jun 9, 23; Jul 7; Aug 25; Sep 8, 22; Oct 6
This post-cruise tour includes all the features of the pre-cruise tour, in reverse.
Optional Vacation Package Inclusions: All fares are in U.S. dollars and are subject to change. Fares are per person, double occupancy and include applicable room taxes, bellman gratuities and airport/hotel/ship transfers where applicable. Triple Occupancy fares available upon request.
A minimum number of guests may be required for a tour to operate. Components of a tour itinerary may be operated in a different order than shown.
Holland America Line may substitute hotels of equal standard where necessary. Not all hotels can accommodate triples and quads, and when available may consist of two double beds and may not be suitable for three adults. Special requests such as smoking, king or double beds, etc., are at the discretion of the hotel and cannot be guaranteed.
Guests must carry a valid passport. We strongly recommend carrying a passport that is valid for six months beyond the completion date of your travel, as this is required by some countries. You are responsible for securing proper documentation for the countries visited in a pre- or post-cruise tour. Boarding may be denied or fines may be levied against those guests without proper documentation. Payment of any fines levied is the responsibility of the individual guest. Guests are responsible for incidentals and meals unless noted otherwise.
The hotels we recommend to our guests provide superb quality and service. Not only is hotel porterage included, but you will have a Holland America Line hospitality representative at your service in the hotel.
All transfers, baggage handling gratuities and taxes are included in the price quoted. Hotels of similar quality may be substituted. Not all hotels can accommodate triples and quads, and when available may consist of two double beds and may not be suitable for three adults. Special requests such as smoking, king or double beds, etc., are at the discretion of the hotel and cannot be guaranteed. Guests are responsible for incidentals and meals unless noted otherwise.