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3 DAY MONTREAL GARDENS OF LIGHT October 20 - 22, 2017

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Pick up location will be Pick up location will be Four Point Sheraton Hotel Wakefield, a 2nd location off Rte 93N and 3rd if necessary.

Montreal, QC

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Pick up location will be Four Point Sheraton Hotel Wakefield, a 2nd location off Rte 93N and 3rd if necessary.


  • Chinese Lantern Festival

    What a perfect time of year to visit Montreal and enjoy the foliage along the way.

    Every Fall Montreal Lights Up with Lanterns. Gardens of Light, Montreal's mirror to Imperial China's ancient traditions resembles the Lantern Festival in many ways.

    Here is a video

    https://animoto.com/play/q0B1mHR7jRfnzeYJOt8fSQ?autostart=1

    Bus will leave from the Four Points Sheraton Hotel, Wakefield, MA 1 stop on 93N and 3rd stop if necessary.

    DAY 1: Travel through New England to the Canadian border where a fun-filled weekend awaits you. We will arrive in Montreal in the afternoon where we will stay at the Intercontinental Hotel, located in the so-called Quarter International (less than a 10 minute walk to: Old Montreal, Notre-Dame Basilica, Chinatown, St Catherine Street). The Intercontinental Hotel is also conveniently located next to the underground city !!

    DAY 2: A hot delicious breakfast is included. A local guide joins us and takes us on a city sightseeing tour. We will visit such attractions as Notre Dame Basilica, Mount Royal, Old Montreal, McGill University, Jacques Cartier Square, as well as the residential areas. Our tour will end at one of Montreal’s newest attractions, the Bio Dome. (Admission not included) This attraction will take you through the natural habitat of Canadian Wildlife in one enclosed building. And still have time to explore Montreal.

    Those not touring the Bio Dome, will have extra free time to browse the shops and let your curiosity unfold. You might want to visit the shops on St. Catherine St., which are reflective of the shops of Europe, walk the waterfront, do some underground shopping and exploring or visit Old Montreal

    Approximately 1 hour before sunset we will leave the hotel and visit Montreal Botanical Gardens for the Chinese Lantern Festival. (Admission Included)

    DAY 3: Breakfast.Enjoy the morning in Montreal before our return journey back to the US.

    Cost for trip is:

    RATE: $609.00 Dbl $589.00 Tpl Sgl $729.00

    Included in this tour is: 2 nights Intercontinental Hotel, full breakfast buffet, free Wifi, admission to the Gardens of Light. All sightseeing per itinerary. All taxes and gratuities. except to tour guide and driver.*Services of a professional tour guide *Baggage handling (one bag per person)

    There is an optional add on of $25.00(CAN), per day which would include the Private Club Room from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, unlimited beverages and appetizers and Private Club Room buffet breakfast in the morning.

    Wine and beer at the hotel averages $8.00, cocktails $9.00 per glass.

    DEPOSIT: $100.00 at time of RSVP. FINAL PAYMENT: due by August 20, 2017

    YOU MUST REQEUST TO JOIN: Time to Travel!? meetup

    https://www.meetup.com/meetup-group-GEkroQTW/

    Here is the link to make your payment direct to the tour company.

    https://www.storesonlinepro.com/store/2248748/page/494631664

    Cancellations within 60 days of departure will result in a loss of your deposit. Cancellation within 45 days will result in a 25% cancellation penalty, within 30 days a 50% penalty, within 14 days, a 75% penalty, and within 7 days, no refund.

    Once RSVPs are closed, I will be sending out an information sheet, requesting your contact info, emergency contact info and passport information. This is required to be sure that all travelers have a valid passport to enter Canada.


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Pick up location will be Pick up location will be Four Point Sheraton Hotel Wakefield, a 2nd location off Rte 93N and 3rd if necessary.

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