Discover French Canada: Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec City

Dates: 9/14/2018 to 9/21/2018


Trip Details

Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec City are places where you will hear English and French spoken in the street and discover Canada’s proud heritage at impressive national sites, world-class museums and famous landmarks. Through the magic of a unique combination of cosmopolitan and old-world charm, we’ll discover the beauty and history of centuries of European presence that has left a priceless heritage showcasing great political figures and cultural diversity.

NOTE: Please contact Pat Anderson, 815-753-1512, for information about the availablity of this trip.

In Montreal, we’ll cruise along the St. Lawrence River, visit the Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Montreal, the city’s oldest and grandest Catholic church, and explore Vieux-Montreal, where historic 18th century buildings create an aura of romance and charm amid this modern city.

We’ll travel by rail to Ottawa to the Rideau Canal, the province’s only UNESCO World Heritage Site, and visit the famous ByWard Market to browse the artisans, farmers and craft merchants.

Quebec City highlights include Chateau Frontenac, Basilica Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, Place-Royale and the Old Port, where European ships brought settlers to the new colony. Additional highlights include Montmorency Falls, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre pilgrimage site, Island of Orleans and Sainte-Petronille.



This trip is SOLD OUT.   Please contact the Alumni Office at 815-753-1512 to ask about a waitlist.  Thank you.


The trip includes:
• Round-trip airfare from Chicago
• Accommodations and ground transportation
• Buffet breakfast daily, two afternoon lunches and three evening dinners
• Three nights in Montreal and four nights in Quebec City

After registering for this trip, you will pay a $500 deposit.*

When it's time to pay your balance, click here.

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*Companion travelers need to register and pay separately so personal information is recorded.

Dates: September 14, 2018 to September 21, 2018
  • Cost: $3,549 per person, double occupancy
  • Single supplement is an additional $700

More Information:
NIU Alumni Association