Tour Includes:Roundtrip deluxe motorcoach transportation from Connecticut
2 Nights at the Manoir des Sables in Orford, Quebec
Guided bus tour of Montreal
Narrated Montreal sightseeing cruise on St. Lawrence River
Historic Old Montreal
Le Cep d’Argent Winery tour and tasting
3 meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 dinner
Professional Tour Director on board
U.S. Passport is Required on this tour
Day One: Sunday July 9, 2023
After crossing the Canadian border, our first stop is the Le Cep d’Argent Winery
in Quebec’s Eastern Townships. This popular regional winery has been praised for is refined wines and champagnes. Our guided tour will be followed by tastings of their award-winning products.
Later we check into our hotel for two nights, the Manoir des Sables
nestled between Mount Orford and Memphremagog Lake. The hotel offers indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, indoor sauna, Finnish sauna, all in a beautiful lakeside setting. Tonight, enjoy excellent cuisine in the hotel’s dining room. (Dinner included)
Day Two: Monday July 10, 2023
After breakfast we set out for Montreal. We meet our local guide for a morning of sightseeing. See the historic Old City, the scenic view of the City from Mt. Royal, University of Montreal, McGill University, Olympic Stadium, Sainte – Helene’s Island and many other historic landmarks.
This afternoon we will discover Montreal from the river as we set sail on a fascinating guided cruise on the St. Lawrence River. You’ll enjoy breathtaking views of downtown, learn more about Quebec’s metropolis and have the opportunity to soak it all in on the boat’s outdoor terraces.
Upon our return to the Port at Old Montreal, there will be time to explore the many shops and lively restaurants as you wind through cobblestone streets. This beautiful area spans several blocks along Montreal’s famed waterfront. Early evening, we head back to the hotel. (Breakfast included)
Day Three: Tuesday July 11, 2023
After breakfast we head to Bleu Lavande, the largest lavender farm in Canada. July offers the opportunity to enjoy the fields at their peak. Our guide will educate us on the value of lavender as we visit the distillery learning of the process used to extract pure lavender from plants. We will have the opportunity to visit the fragrant fields and purchase outstanding lavender products known for its medicinal benefits.
After time to enjoy lunch in picturesque Magog, we head home with wonderful memories of the beautiful Eastern Townships of Canada. (Breakfast included).
Tour Payment Policy:
$200 upon sign up of tour**
Due by May 24, 2023
Milford Commuter Lot (Exit 40 off I-95) Departure 7:00 A.M.
North Haven Commuter Lot (Exit 10 off I-91) Departure: 7:30am
Cromwell Commuter Lot (Exit 21 off I-91) Departure: 8:00am
Trip Cancellation Waiver:
Tour Information: Final Payment: Due by May 24, 2023
Trip Cancellation Waiver Policy:
**An optional Trip Cancellation Waiver Policy is available for $55 per person. The waiver must be purchased at time of deposit. If you are taking the waiver, the deposit required is $255 per person. The waiver will protect your payments in the event you must cancel due to any health/accident related reason on the part of yourself or an immediate family blood relative. A doctor’s notice must be provided. The Cancellation Waiver will protect you up until 48 hours prior to departure provided you contact our office if you must cancel your trip.
If our office is not contacted by 48 hours prior to departure, the cancellation waiver will not apply
Without the trip waiver, cancellations are subject to a fee as follows: Cancellations 45 or more days ahead receive a full refund. Cancellations 44—15 days ahead will be charged 50% of total tour cost. Cancellations 14 days or less ahead of departure, no refunds.
Disclaimer:By signing up for this tour, passenger acknowledges the contagious nature of COVID-19 or its variants and voluntarily assumes the risk they may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 or its variants by participating in the trips sponsored by T & A Tours, LLC. Passengers understand that the risk of becoming infected by COVID-19 or its variants may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of themselves and/or others. They agree that having considered these risks, they desire to participate in the tour and freely and voluntarily assume complete personal responsibility.
photo credit: Manoir des Sables, Bleu Lavande, Tourisme Cantons-de-l’Es; Tourism Montreal; Laurène Tinel - Tourisme Montréal