Tuesday, July 28 to Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Ottawa - Our Nation’s Capital City
Day 1: Tues., July 28- The tour will depart from Barrie, Bayfield Mall behind Canadian Tire at 7:30a.m., Tour Office at 8:00a.m. & Newmarket, Ray Twinney Complex at 8:25a.m. (Overnight parking is available at our Tour Office). Upon arrival in the Nation’s Capital, we explore Ottawa by boat on the Rideau Canal. Our two-night stay is at the historic Lord Elgin Hotel, which is centrally located. This evening enjoy a group dinner and free time to explore on your own. Take a short walk to the Parliament Buildings and view the sight and sound light show Mosaika, which tells Canada’s story projected on the Centre Block of Parliament Hill. (D)
Day 2: Wed., July 29- This morning at ten o’clock view the Changing of the Guard on the Hill. Watch the Guards as they march up Elgin Street right past our Hotel or view the ceremony on Parliament Hill. This afternoon we tour of the city with a local guide. In the evening we travel to Chateau Montebello and experience dinner the largest log cabin in the world. (B & D)
Day 3: Thurs., July 30 – This morning you can choose a visit to either the War Museum or the Museum of History followed by free time to visit the Byward Market. In the afternoon, we visit the R.C.M.P. stables-home to the horses of the Musical Ride. Our return time to Barrie is approximately 9:00p.m. (B)
Tour includes: motor coach transportation with Hamilton Tours Director, 2 nights hotel & taxes, baggage handling, admissions & visits as outlined in the itinerary, 4 meals & HST.
Cost per person: Twin $690.00, Triple $490.00, Quad $450.00 & Single $735.00
A deposit of $250.00 is required at the time of booking, with the balance due in full one month prior to departure.
RBC Travel Insurance is available through our office at the time of booking at an additional charge.