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Ottawa Valley Tours

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Experience Lifetime Memories

Exploring North America since 1969

Winter | Spring| 2010-2011

Theatre Vacations Sightseeing Escapes Sunny South Getaways “No Fly” Cruise Escapes Flower Festivals & Shows Special Interest Tours Country Music Shows Casino Tours One Day Outings


Index Annual Bermuda “No Fly Cruise” & New York City....................30 Annual Southern Caribbean “No Fly Cruise” & New York City....................13 Atlantic City................................9 Branson & The Ozarks.............23 Canada Blooms Flower Show - Toronto.........15 Cape Cod & Boston................24 Country Music Capitals (Nashville/Memphis/ Branson).................................19 Daytona Beach...........................7 Daytona Beach & Eastern Caribbean “No Fly Cruise”.....................11 Eastern Caribbean “No Fly Cruise” & New York City......................8 Foxwoods Resort Casino........28 Lancaster Quilt Festival...........17 Myrtle Beach.............................12 Nashville & The Opryland Resort Hotel...........................20 New York City.............................6 Niagara Wine Country & Culinary Celebration.........29 Niagara Falls/ Niagara-on-the-Lake............25 North Conway Shopping........21 One Day Tours............................1 Orlando Express.......................16 Pennsylvania Amish Country.......................22 Philadelphia Flower Show.......15 Quebec City.............................26 Seniors Extravaganza...............27 St. Pete Beach..........................10 Syracuse/Waterloo Outlets/ Watertown Shopping...........27 Terms and Conditions.............31 Toronto Broadway Theatre Billy Elliot...............................21 Washington Cherry Blossoms................................18

We Make Your Vacation Dreams Come True! • • • • • • • • • • •

You Pay One Price in CANADIAN DOLLARS Your Dollars are Protected by TICO (Travel Industry Council of Ontario) - CONSUMER PROTECTION PLAN You are accompanied by one of our CARING and PROFESSIONAL TOUR DIRECTORS We Choose Excellent QUALITY Accommodations We provide Local Guides in some destinations for INFORMATIVE CITY TOURS We offer CONVENIENT PICKUP locations We provide transportation aboard DELUXE MODERN MOTORCOACHES with a touch of luxury equipped with washroom, air-conditioning, video and a PA system We stop at DUTY FREE at most US Border Crossings on US Destinations We provide DOOR TO DOOR service on AIR PACKAGES You will appreciate ONE STOP SHOPPING You can be confident! We have been packaging HIGH QUALITY GROUP TOURS for over 40 Years

TOUR PICKUP LOCATIONS Multi Day Tours

Complimentary Out-of-Town Pickups are available from: PETAWAWA/PEMBROKE/COBDEN/RENFREW/ARNPRIOR/CARLETON PLACE/ KEMPTVILLE/SMITHS FALLS/BROCKVILLE/KINGSTON/CORNWALL/PRESCOTT/ MORRISBURG/GANANOQUE/BELLEVILLE/NAPANEE/PORT HOPE/ALONG HWY 401 East and West/1000 ISLANDS BRIDGE/MONTREAL (Subject to Routing) OTTAWA • Perkins Restaurant, St. Laurent and Coventry • Marriott Hotel, Kent and Queen Street • Carlingwood Shopping Centre, Woodroffe and Carling KANATA • Town Centre at the OC Transpo on Katimavik Road

One Day Tours • Perkins Restaurant, St. Laurent and Coventry • Herongate Shopping Centre, Walkley Road Side • Lincoln Fields Shopping Centre, Wal-Mart Entrance

Save 5% off brochure rates when you pay in full at least 45 days prior to departure. (Excludes One Day Tours, Air Packages and ”No Fly” Cruise Packages)

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One Day Tours Let us provide an escape from your daily routine. Join us as we discover the “Flavour” of the Ottawa Valley and surrounding areas. A day “You Deserve.”

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Alight at Night Festival

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December 7 | December 12 | December 19 This afternoon we will depart for Morrisburg for a delicious festive buffet dinner at the McIntosh Country Inn. Following dinner is your chance to see Upper Canada Village as it is brought to life in a different way during the annual “Alight at Night” Festival, where over a quarter million lights decorate this historic village. Hop aboard a horse-drawn wagon for an old-fashioned ride through the village. Visit the Village Store for some last minute Christmas gifts or a warm-you-up beverage before we return to Ottawa. This truly will be a night you will not want to miss!

Transportation | Dinner | Light Tour

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Chateau Montebello & Christmas Light Tour

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December 10 | December 17

Historical and beautiful Chateau Montebello awaits you for an elegant festive served dinner this evening. Following dinner we will return to Ottawa to view the amazing Christmas lights along Confederation Blvd, Parliament Hill, Sussex Drive and Taffy Lane. With over 250,000 lighting displays you are sure to get into the festive spirit. ‘Tis the season to treat yourself! Book early, as this tour will sell out fast.

Transportation | Dinner | Tour

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Christmas Lights & Dinner

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December 14

Get your traveling companions together, or come as one, for a night out on the town to enjoy a festive buffet dinner and spectacular Christmas lights. Our warm and comfortable motorcoach will take us to view over 250,000 lighting displays along Confederation Blvd, Parliament Hill, Sussex Drive and Taffy Lane. Do not miss your chance to get in the festive spirit! Book early for this popular tour!

Transportation | Dinner | Tour

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Christmas Lights & Casino

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December 15

Join us for a fabulous buffet dinner and the chance to “Challenge Your Luck” at the Lac Leamy Casino in Hull (excludes beverages). Our evening continues with a scenic drive, viewing over 250,000 lighting displays along Confederation Blvd, Sussex Drive, Parliament Hill and Taffy Lane. A Bonus will be included. (Bonus subject to change by the casino). This tour is restricted to persons 18 years and older. Do not miss your chance to get in the festive spirit! Book early for this popular tour!

Transportation | Bonus

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Theatre & Brunch

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February 14

Today we depart for Cornwall arriving at the Ramada Inn for a delectable brunch and the hilarious Norm Foster comedy production of “My Darling Judith.” You don’t want to miss this one!

Transportation | Brunch | Theatre

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Montreal Casino

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February 15 | March 31

Transportation | $20 Bonus

“Let’s Make a Deal”

Come along for an unforgettable experience “Challenging Your Luck” where five floors of fun offering 120 gaming tables, more than 3000 Slots and a view of the stunning Montreal Skyline await. A $20 bonus ($10 Slot Play/$10 For the Restaurant) will be included with this tour. All that’s missing is you! (Bonus amount subject to change). This tour is restricted to persons 18 years and older.

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One Day Tours 55.

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Girls Just Want to Have Fun-Shopping Sprees

Transportation

Get your closest friends, mother and daughters, or your co-workers together and join us as we escape the Capital for a “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” shopping extravaganza. Whether it is fashions, antiques, collectibles and bargains you are browsing for, or perhaps a day to unwind and enjoy lunch, come along on a well deserved day “Just For You.” When was the last time you did something for yourself? A perfect escape for the day.

Watertown, NY

December 11 | February 19 | March 19 | April 16 | May 7 A valid passport is required.

Montreal - Downtown St. Catherine Street April 2 | June 4

St. Sauveur Outlets and Village Boutiques May 14

Kingston - Downtown June 8 | July 13

Merrickville & Westport June 11

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The Rocky Road to Dublin

Transportation | Lunch | Show Ticket

March 10

Today we depart for the Bay of Quinte Country and journey to the charming village of Stirling, home of the Festival Theatre. Enjoy a delicious lunch in the historical theatre hall before we claim our seats for the “Rocky Road To Dublin,” a celebration of Irish music and humour. With over twenty classic Irish songs performed on a guitar, banjo, mandolin, accordion and tin whistle, it’s a celebration that sets everyone’s toe-tapping.

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St. Eustache Sugar Bush April 13

Transportation | Lunch | Entertainment

Today we depart for St. Eustache to enjoy a traditional home-cooked lunch served by the Constantin Family. Following lunch you will have time to enjoy line dancing, a walk through the sugar bush or a visit to the gift shop to purchase some maple products before returning to Ottawa. A Super Day for the Sweet Tooth!

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Balderson Village & Heritage Perth April 15

Transportation | Hearty Pancake Meal

Spring is a wonderful time of year. When the days warm up the sap starts to flow. The tradition of maple sugaring is a great way to enjoy the beautiful outdoors in the maple syrup capital of Lanark County. Today we depart for Balderson Village for some leisure time to browse the shops before continuing on to Wheeler’s Maple Pancake House for a traditional Sugar Bush meal. Tour Wheelers Maple Heritage Museum and learn about the history of Maple Syrup making. Later this afternoon, our travels continue on to the village of Perth where you can stroll through the shops that line the main street of this historical town.

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Merrickville & Theatre April 17

Transportation | Lunch | Theatre

Today we’ll depart for the historical and charming village of Merrickville where we will have time to visit the village boutiques and enjoy a delicious lunch. This afternoon appreciate world-class entertainment and professional theatre at the Brockville Arts Centre as we claim our reserved seats for the matinee production of “Fiddler on the Roof” performed by St. Lawrence College theatrical group. 2

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One Day Tours 108.

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Easter in the Islands

Transportation | Luncheon Cruise

April 24

Come along and join us this Easter Sunday as we depart for Kingston to enjoy a three hour luncheon cruise while cruising throughout the fascinating 1000 Islands. A beautiful Spring day on the water awaits!

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Chateau Montebello & Omega Park April 26 | May 19 | July 7

Today we depart for historical Chateau Montebello to enjoy a wonderful buffet lunch. The afternoon finds us discovering, in the comfort of the motorcoach, Omega Park - an immense 1500-acre park where many species of wild animals live in their natural habitat. Our coach will wind its way through a varied landscape of lakes, meadows, small valleys, forests and rocky hills. A stop in the park will allow a picture taking opportunity before continuing back to Ottawa.

Transportation | Buffet Lunch | Admission to Park

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Hats – The Musical

Transportation | Lunch | Theatre

April 27

Today we depart for the charming village of Stirling. We will enjoy a lovely lunch in the historical Festival Theatre Hall. Then, we will claim our reserved seats for the matinee musical production of “Hats.” Exploding with fun, this musical is about a 49,999 year old women who reluctantly faces that inevitable BIG 5-0, until she meets a group of remarkable women who show her about fun, friendship and forgetting about things that really don’t matter anymore!

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Mont Tremblant Casino & Shopping

Transportation | Casino Bonus

April 28 | May 25

Today we are off to the Quebec region travelling to the new Casino de Mont Tremblant. Play your favourite game of chance, featuring some 400 slot machines, poker and table games. Enjoy lunch on your own in the new restaurant. Later this afternoon, we will travel into the village to allow some time to browse in the village shops. This is truly a centre piece in a mountain crown and a sparkling gem in a stunning natural setting. A $15 bonus will be included with this tour. All that’s missing is you! (Bonus amount subject to change). This tour is restricted to persons 18 years and older.

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Johnny & June Musical Tribute

Transportation | Lunch | Show

April 30

Today we travel to the St. Lawrence Seaway making a stop for a delicious buffet lunch at the McIntosh Country Inn in Morrisburg. This afternoon we will claim our reserved seats for the “Johnny & June” show on stage at the Upper Canada Playhouse. Enjoy a live musical tribute of country music legends Johnny Cash and June Carter. A sensational foot stomping, hand clapping live musical extravaganza you will not want to miss!

Chateau Montebello | Lachute Flea Market & Casino May 3 | June 21 | July 12

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Transportation | Buffet Lunch

Today we depart for Lachute Flea Market to spend some time browsing through the vendor’s treasures before continuing onto historical Chateau Montebello to enjoy a wonderful buffet lunch. We’ll make a stop at Lac Leamy Casino in Hull to “Challenge Your Luck” before returning to Ottawa. This tour is restricted to persons 18 years and older.

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One Day Tours 95.

Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise & Shopping

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May 8

Transportation | Brunch | Cruise

This is your chance to get together and have some quality time and fun with that “Special Person” on a two hour Brunch Cruise from Rockport. Enjoy cruising amidst the Heart of the 1000 Islands and the view of Boldt Castle and the palatial homes of the rich and famous of the bygone era. This afternoon enjoy a leisurely stroll in the quaint village of Merrickville and browsing in the wonderful shops that line the streets.

Montreal Cruise & Casino

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Transportation | Luncheon Cruise

May 11 | June 27 | July 19

Explore Montreal by Water. View the Old Port, St. Helen’s Island and the Boucherville Islands aboard the Cavalier Maxim during a 1 ½ hour luncheon cruise. Following the cruise we will travel to the Casino de Montreal where you can “Challenge Your Luck” at world gaming at its best.

The International Tenors

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May 19

Transportation | Lunch | Show

Today we travel to the charming village of Stirling and home of the Festival Theatre. We will enjoy a delicious lunch in the historical Festival Hall upon our arrival. This afternoon experience everything you could hope to hear in a three tenor concert. Opera, Musical Theatre, Operetta and Pop is performed as only true tenors can, with authenticity and a little humor! An exceptional tribute you will not want to miss and the music of the famous tenors of the past!

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A Nature Paradise

Transportation | Admission

May 28 | June 24 | July 11

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Montreal Biodome and Botanical Gardens A unique experience for your senses awaits us at the Biodome. Come and explore the Tropical and Laurentian Forests, the St. Lawrence Marine ecosystem and the Polar World all under one roof during a self-guided tour. This afternoon we’ll visit the Botanical Gardens to view Gardens of Earthly delights boasting over 21,000 species and varieties of plants from all over the world. Lunch will be on your own today which is available at either site.

Montreal Botanical Garden Show

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May 28

Transportation | Admission

Get your gardening season off to a great start! Chat with horticulturalists, meet producers and crafts people, pickup some little-known plants, heritage vegetables and original garden accessories or perhaps take part in a workshop and attend a lecture. This is truly an inspiring day for gardening enthusiasts.

Kingston 1000 Island Luncheon Cruise

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Transportation | Luncheon Cruise

June 8 | July 13

Kingston is port of call today - the gateway to the 1000 Islands. Step aboard one of Kingston’s classic ships for a memorable and entertaining three hour “Heart of the Islands” luncheon cruise throughout the worlds famous scenic 1000 Islands region. Enjoy the captain’s commentary describing the islands fascinating history and folklore along with great entertainment and a delicious meal.

Elvis

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June 12

Transportation | Lunch | Show

For all you “Elvis Fans” come along and join us as we travel to the Bay of Quinte Country and home of the Stirling Festival Theatre. We’ll enjoy a lovely buffet lunch in the historical Festival Theatre Hall, upon our arrival. This afternoon sit back and listen to Stephen Kabakos and his band as they portray the life and music of Elvis Presley. This is your chance to fall in love with the King, all over again, in this musical celebration! 4

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One Day Tours Lady Slipper Orchids & The Cove Country Inn June 16

Stroll the boardwalk and experience the sights, sounds and beauty where 16,000 magnificent Showy Lady’s Slipper orchids burst into delicate pink and white bloom at Purdon Conservation Area. Then, our journey continues to the village of Westport for a delicious lunch at the Cove Country Inn. Enjoy time for browsing and shopping in the village of Westport before returning to Ottawa.

A Taste of Prince Edward County “Picton & Bloomfield” June 20

Today we discover a taste of Old Ontario in the heart of beautiful Prince Edward County. We travel to Canada’s newest emerging Bay of Quinte wine region where we’ll visit a unique cheese factory specializing in producing goat and sheep cheese. Then, we will experience a tour and tasting at the Waupoos Estate Winery located alongside the shores of Prince Edward Bay. Then, our travels continue onto Picton to enjoy a taste of hospitality and a delicious lunch at the historical Waring House, an elegant farmstead dating back to the 1860’s. This afternoon we’ll visit the quaint village of Bloomfield and tour Huff Estates Winery before returning to Ottawa.

The Sensuous Senator – Upper Canada Playhouse June 22

Today we travel to the St. Lawrence Seaway making a stop for a delicious buffet lunch in Morrisburg at the McIntosh Country Inn. This afternoon we will claim our reserved seats for “The Sensuous Senator” production at Upper Canada Playhouse. Harry Douglas is at it again! This time he is running for President on a morality program. You would never know it from the shenanigans he gets up to. This laugh a minute play is going to be a gem!

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Transportation | Lunch

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Transportation | Lunch | Two Winery Tastings

112.

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Transportation | Lunch | Theatre

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Vermont Quilt Festival

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June 25

With your quilting Friends aboard we will depart for one of New England’s largest quilting events in Essex Junction, Vermont. The festival has evolved over the years to become an admirable creation. It started with a colorful collection of dedicated and knowledgeable quilters and quilt historians, enthusiastic students, and creative instructors. A day that will let you find that special something for your creative passion!

Transportation | Admission

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Wine Tasting in the Islands

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June 29

We depart today to enjoy a wonderful wine tasting experience and some of the finest vintages produced in Prince Edward County. Enjoy a fabulous lunch while cruising throughout the 1000 Islands, aboard one of Kingston’s classic ships. This day will truly bring out the wine connoisseur in you!

Big Band Luncheon Cruise

Transportation | Luncheon Cruise | Wine Tasting

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July 21

Kingston is port of call today - the gateway to the 1000 Islands. Step aboard one of Kingston’s classic ships for a memorable and entertaining three hour “Heart of the Islands” luncheon cruise throughout the worlds famous scenic 1000 Islands region. Enjoy the islands fascinating views and the sounds of the Big Band era while enjoying a delicious meal.

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Transportation | Big Band Luncheon Cruise

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New York New York 4 Days

December 30-January 2 | February 18-21 | March 16-19 | April 22-25 | May 20-23 | June 17-20 | July 1-4 | July 29-August 1 | September 2-5 | October 7-10 | November 11-14 | December 2-5 Twin $529. Quad $399.

Triple $445. Single $799.

Cost per person

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Day 1: To New York City | NJ Gateway

Evening will find you at the gateway to the “The Big Apple.” Your home for the next three nights will be at the Deluxe First Class, Full Service, Marriott Hotel, in Teaneck New Jersey or similar, located only a short drive into mid-town Manhattan.

Day 2: New York City, NY

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 4 Hour Guided Tour of New York City • Shuttle on Day 2 and Day 3 will be provided to/from New York City • Unlimited Fun and Excitement • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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A four hour guided tour this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this Magnificent City. We will view Times Square, Lincoln Centre, Empire State Building, Ground Zero, Trump Tower, Central Park, Rockefeller Centre, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown, as well as many other places of interest. Whether it is Broadway theatre, shopping or sightseeing, the rest of the day is free to spend your way. An evening shuttle will be provided back to the hotel.

Day 3: New York City, NY

Today you may take advantage of a free day to explore the sights and treasures in New York City. A morning shuttle into New York City and evening shuttle back to hotel will be provided.

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

This morning we bid farewell to “The Big Apple” and journey back to Ottawa while reminiscing with your traveling companions about your weekend adventure. We arrive home, in the early evening, full of exciting memories A Valid Passport is required.

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Daytona Beach Florida 16 | 19 | 23 Days January 15-February 6 | 23 February 19-March 6 | 16 February 19-March 9 | 19 March 21-April 8 | 19

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FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast, Cocktail Hour and Newspaper Daily. Join us for a vacation of Sun, Sand and Surf in Daytona Beach, Florida “One of the World’s Most Famous Beaches.” Whether you want to relax on the beach or by the pool, join in our planned COMPLIMENTARY Sightseeing or Shopping Excursions, or play a round of golf at one the area’s most popular golf courses, Daytona has been our #1 Sun Destination for many years. This season we will be offering the Bahama House for your accommodations. Come along on one of our most popular departures and enjoy Daytona Beach with Ottawa Valley Tours. BAHAMA HOUSE HOTEL (Moderate First Class) The Bahama House Hotel is Daytona Beach Shores Newest Oceanfront Resort and is AAA plus property. Built with guests in mind, the Bahama House offers all the amenities you need for a perfect getaway. All of the rooms have fantastic views of the ocean. This hotel offers Great Value. Located on the quieter, southern end of bustling Daytona Beach, the Bahama House is close to the fun - but not too close when you are looking for some relaxation and rejuvenation. Orlando, St. Augustine, Cape Canaveral and all the Central Florida Attractions are all just a hop, skip and a jump from your Daytona Beach home away from home! This 10 story Oceanfront Resort delivers the most modern conveniences for our Ottawa Valley Tours passengers, the avid golfer, the hectic family vacationer and those just searching for a relaxing place to enjoy a beautiful panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean. The large, nicely furnished efficiencies were planned with your comfort and convenience in mind. Private, furnished balconies give you an almost panoramic view of the Daytona Beach peninsula. The lush landscaping around the tropical, oceanfront pool and two-tiered sundeck transports you to an island paradise. The casually elegant lobby, graced with a grand piano and original watercolors, makes you feel welcome from the moment you step in the door. All of this mixed with a friendly atmosphere makes the perfect recipe for a well deserved vacation to Daytona Beach. Come and discover all the fun and excitement of the Bahama House for yourself! It’s all right here! Make magical memories at the Bahama House! ITINERARY: Day 1 - To Chambersburg, Pennsylvania Day 2 - To Lumberton, North Carolina Day 3 - To Daytona Beach arriving late afternoon Reverse Routing for Return Journey A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Jan 15-Feb 6 | 23 Days Twin $2393. Triple $2109. Quad $1975. Single $3519. Feb 19-Mar 6 | 16 Days Twin $1858. Triple $1599. Quad $1459. Single $2849. Feb 19-Mar 9 | 19 Days Twin $2099. Triple $1919. Quad $1749. Single $3239. Mar 21-Apr 8 | 19 Days Twin $2058. Triple $1889. Quad $1720. Single $3150. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation Enroute • 4 Continental Breakfasts Enroute • Efficiency Accommodations for the duration of your stay in Daytona Beach • FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfasts DAILY in Daytona • FREE Manager’s Cocktail Reception DAILY in Daytona • Complimentary Side Excursions planned by our Tour Director to the areas local attractions that may include Silver Springs, Cape Canaveral, Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios, Historic St. Augustine, Group Dinners, Daytona Flea Market and local malls, Church and to the Greyhound Dog Races (excluding attraction admissions and is subject to minimum numbers and interest) • Bellman’s Gratuities for luggage service in Florida • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Eastern Caribbean Cruise & New York City

12 Days

Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation January 21-February 1

Cabin Selection | Twin Inside II Outside DD Balcony BB

$1595. $1924. $2437.

Plus Port and Departure taxes: $400. (Rates subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability at time of booking - Book Early)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from New York City • 1 Night Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, New Jersey • 10 Night Cruise aboard the Norwegian Cruise Line “Gem” • 4 Hour Guided Tour of New York City • Enjoy wonderful amenities and fabulous entertainment aboard a Luxurious ship • All Meals while aboard the Ship • Group Dining while aboard the Ship • Welcome Onboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Sail away on an enchanting vacation and experience diverse and dazzling views, history, culture and beauty that surrounds you! Come and enjoy the Sun, Sand and Sunshine amongst the turquoise waters of the Eastern Caribbean. Join us and expand your horizons.

Day 1: To New York Gateway, NJ

Join our NO FLY/CRUISE tour as we depart the Nation’s Capital for a leisurely scenic drive to the outskirts of New York City where we will overnight at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Day 2: New York City, NY | Joining the Cruise

A four hour Guided Tour of New York City this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this magnificent city. We will view Times Square, Lincoln Centre, Empire State Building, Ground Zero, Trump Tower, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown, as well as many other places of interest. Enjoy lunch on your own in New York City before we travel to the Port of Call to board the elegant “Norwegian Gem.” Anchors Away as we set sail on a 10 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise to the Islands of Puerto Rico (San Juan), US Virgin Islands (St. Thomas), St. John’s (Antigua), St. Maarten (Philipsburg) and The British Virgin Islands (Tortola). With Norwegian Cruise Lines you’ll enjoy warm hospitality from the crew onboard. A comfortable lounge chair on the pool deck beckons you to indulge in a relaxing moment in the sunshine. Take a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool or a relaxing soak in one of the whirlpools. Visit the Day Spa and Fitness Centre to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. State-of-the-art theaters provide the perfect setting for top notch live Broadway and Vegas shows or play your favourite game of chance in the Casino. There is something for everyone onboard this luxury cruise line. For being pampered on the seas and enjoying visits to many interesting ports, this is the perfect cruise you don’t want to miss! You will have the choice of an Inside, Outside or Balcony Cabin for your cruising pleasure. DAY Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12

PORT ARRIVE New York City Port, NY Cruising Cruising San Juan, Puerto Rico 3:00 pm St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands 9:00 am St. John’s, Antigua 8:00 am Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00 am Tortola, British Virgin Islands 7:00 am Cruising Cruising New York, New York 10:00 am

Midnight 6:00 pm 5:00 pm 4:00 pm 1:00 pm

Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 12: To Ottawa, ON

Our coach will meet us this morning at the port for our disembarkation. Today we continue our return journey to Ottawa sharing many memories of our delightful Eastern Caribbean Cruise with your traveling companions while planning your next cruise holiday with Ottawa Valley Tours. A Valid Passport is required.

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Atlantic City 4 Days

January 31-February 3 | March 1-4 | April 4-7 | May 3-6 | June 7-10 | September 6-9 | October 3-6 | November 1-4 | December 7-10 Day 1: To Atlantic City, NJ

Today we depart Ottawa traveling through the States of New York and Pennsylvania enroute to “America’s Favorite Playground” and one of the most popular gambling destinations in the United States - Atlantic City. Your home away from home for the next three nights will be at the Hilton Casino and Hotel, a world-class, four diamond resort located on the famous beach and one of the most elegant casinos you will ever encounter on the boardwalk.

Twin $428. Quad $400.

Triple $415. Single $599.

Cost per person

Day 2 & Day 3: Atlantic City, NJ

Though you are free to “Challenge Lady Luck” in the dazzling casinos or take in a firstclass stage show, you are welcome to join us as we leave the boardwalk for an optional excursion to the Hamilton Place Mall, Victorian Cape May, New York City or Philadelphia.

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

We depart early this morning for Ottawa making a brief stop at the Duty Free. A Valid Passport is required. This tour is restricted to persons 21 years and older.

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation at the Hilton Casino and Hotel • $55 US Casino Bonus ($30 Slot/$25 Food) • Shopping at the Hamilton Place Mall, Victorian Cape May or New York City (minimum numbers required) • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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St. Pete Beach Florida 23 Days

February 12-March 6

Standard Room (Bay View) Twin $2749. Single $4249. Studio Room (Courtyard View) Twin $2889. Single $4389. One Bedroom Suite (Balcony-Beach View) Twin $3398. Single $5589. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation Enroute • 4 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • 18 Nights Accommodation in St. Pete Beach • Optional Tours planned by our Tour Director while we are in St. Petersburg, Florida to some of the areas most popular attractions and shopping locations, (excluding attraction admissions and is subject to minimum numbers) • Bellman’s Gratuities for luggage service in Florida • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars 10

St. Pete Beach, on the Gulf of Mexico, is the place to be if you like the balmy subtropical breezes, miles of white sandy beaches and great American southern hospitality. Whether you want to relax on the beach or take a healthy morning jog or stroll, relax by the pool, or join a COMPLIMENTARY side excursion, (attraction admissions extra), this is your chance to enjoy the Sunshine State. Enjoy friendly people and plenty of fun activities on Florida’s West Coast. THE SIRATA BEACH RESORT and CONFERENCE CENTRE The Sirata Beach Resort is a Full Service Hotel favorite with its comfortable Tropical Beachfront setting. The Sirata is conveniently located close to shopping, museums, theaters, golf, parks, fishing, restaurants, gambling boats, and much more. You will have the choice of a One Bedroom Suite, a Studio Room or a Standard Room. ACCOMMODATION FEATURES: ONE BEDROOM SUITE: Two Queen Size Beds, Separate Living Area, Kitchenette, Refridgerator, Coffee Maker and Toaster. STUDIO ROOM: Two Queen Size Beds, Kitchenette with table and chairs, Refridgerator, Microwave, Stovetop, Coffee Maker and Toaster. STANDARD ROOM: Two Queen Size Beds, Small Refrigerator, Coffee Maker Relax and have the staff do the work for you at one of the pleasant dining and social outlets. The Compass Grille is the newest dining addition with a relaxing regional atmosphere serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. With two Beachfront/Poolside Tiki Bars and the Lobby Bar, there is never a shortage of places to enjoy a light meal or sip on a refreshing cocktail. Enjoy a swim in one of the heated swimming pools, a soak in one of the two hot tubs, a relaxing moment on one of the beachfront hammocks, a workout in the fitness center, a browse in the gift shop, or a paddle boat ride. If that isn’t enough, you can stroll miles of award winning white sandy beach. No matter what you choose to do, there’s something for everyone in St. Pete Beach. ITINERARY: Day 1 - To Chambersburg, Pennsylvania Day 2 - To Santee, South Carolina Day 3 - To St. Pete Beach, Florida arriving late afternoon Reverse Routing for Return Journey A Valid Passport is required.

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Studio Room


Daytona Beach & the Eastern Caribbean

19 Days

NO FLY | cruise Vacation February 19-March 9 Day 1: To Chambersburg, PA

With our bags packed we wave goodbye to the cold Winter Climate and make our way to the Sunshine State of Florida. After crossing at the 1000 Islands Bridge, our first overnight will be in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.

Day 2: To Fayetteville, NC

Today we continue into the Carolina’s, departing for warmer climate and a change in scenery. We will overnight in Lumberton, North Carolina. (B)

Day 3: To Daytona Beach, FL

Our travels today will have us into Daytona Beach late afternoon where we will check in to the Bahama House Hotel for the next 6 nights. Enjoy Deluxe Continental Breakfast daily and Happy Hour each evening during our stay. (B)

Day 4-8: Daytona Beach, FL

Whether you want to relax by the pool, take a stroll on one of the world’s most famous beaches or join in one of our optional outings the choice is yours. (B Daily)

Day 9-15: To Port Canaveral, FL | Eastern Caribbean Cruise

Today we depart for Port Canaveral to board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line “Freedom of the Seas” where we will sail away on a 7 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise to the Ports of Coco Cay (Bahamas), Charlotte Amalie (St. Thomas) and Philipsburg (St. Maarten). From the time you walk aboard the ship you be stepping into luxury aboard the seas. Experience first class dining, delicious food and the beautiful sunsets in elegant dining room. Enjoy lavish Broadway Style shows in the State-Of-The-Art Theatre. Pamper yourself at the onboard spa or exercise in the Fitness Centre while overlooking the seas. Take part in the many ongoing activities or seminars while at sea or relax in a comfortable lounge chair on the upper deck soaking up the sunshine, reading a book or watching the pool activities. Plan an exciting shore excursion for your port of calls and experience what the islands have to offer. (B,L,D Daily) Day Port Arrive Depart Day 9 Port Canaveral 4:30 pm Day 10 Coco Cay, Bahamas 7:00 am 4:00 pm Day 11 Cruising Day 12 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 11:00 am 7:00 pm Day 13 Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00 am 5:00 pm Day 14 Cruising Day 15 Cruising Day 16 Port Canaveral 7:00 am (Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances)

Day 16: To Daytona Beach, FL

This morning we arrive back into Port Canaveral where we will be met by our Motorcoach and enjoy a leisurely day of exploring the scenery as we drive back to Daytona Beach for the evening.

Day 17: To Fayetteville, NC

Today we start our return journey for home and travel to Fayetteville, NC for our overnight. (B)

Day 18: To Chambersburg, PA

With many memories of the Sunshine State, the turquoise waters and many wonderful sights of the Caribbean, we continue our travel into Pennsylvania where we will overnight in Chambersburg. (B)

Day 19: To Ottawa, ON

With your new found friends aboard this is your last chance to reminisce about the many wonderful times and experiences we have had together and it’s now time to plan for your next “No Fly” Cruise Vacation with Ottawa Valley Tours. (B)

Cabin Selection | Twin Inside N $2479. Outside I $2582. Outside G $2592. Outside F $2625. Balcony E1 $2874. Plus Port and Departure taxes: $251. Cost per person (Rates subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability at time of booking - Book Early)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation Enroute • 4 Continental Breakfasts Enroute • Deluxe Continental Breakfasts while in Daytona Beach • All Meals onboard the Ship • 7 Nights Accommodation in Daytona Beach • 7 Night Cruise Aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line “Freedom of the Seas” • Manager’s Cocktail Reception in Daytona Beach • Complimentary Side Excursions planned by our Tour Director to some of the local attractions while in Daytona Beach (excludes admissions) • Onboard Activities and Entertainment aboard the Ship • Evening Group Dining onboard the Ship • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director in Daytona Beach • Services of an Ottawa Valley Cruise Director with a minimum 15 passengers • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Myrtle Beach “The Entertainment Showplace of the South”

9 Days

February 20-28 | March 20-28

Value Package

(Excludes Meals | Shows)

February Twin $990. Triple $889. Quad $838. Single $1349. Value Package

(Excludes Meals | Shows)

March Twin $1014. Triple $923. Quad $862. Single $1393. Complete Package (14 Meals | 3 Live Shows)

February Twin $1295. Triple $1165. Quad $1125. Single $1695. Complete Package (14 Meals | 3 Live Shows)

March Twin $1319. Triple $1199. Quad $1149. Single $1739. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation enroute • 6 Nights Accommodation in Myrtle Beach • 8 Breakfasts (Complete Package) • 6 Dinners (Complete Package) • Visit to Brookgreen Gardens • Time for shopping or relaxing by the pool or ocean • Historical Tour of Charleston and a visit to a Plantation • Reserved tickets for the “One” Show at the Alabama Theatre, Carolina Opry and the “Hooray for Hollywood” at the Palace Theatre (Complete Package) • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars 12

Come and discover this year-round vacationer’s paradise on South Carolina’s spectacular north shore coastline. It’s Myrtle Beach where luxurious accommodations, boundless beaches, spectacular live entertainment, and over 60 Golf Courses make this destination a perfect southern getaway! Come along and see for yourself.

Day 1: To Chambersburg, PA

Today we depart Ottawa, crossing over the 1000 Islands Bridge and continuing through Upper New York State and Pennsylvania to Chambersburg for our overnight stay at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar.

Day 2: To Myrtle Beach, SC

We continue traveling to Myrtle Beach with a late afternoon arrival at the Landmark Resort, or similar, located directly on the beach. Unpack, relax in your Oceanfront Suite Accommodation and prepare for an exciting vacation in Myrtle Beach, for the next six nights. (B,D)

Day 3-7: Myrtle Beach, SC

During your stay in Myrtle Beach you will enjoy hearty breakfasts and delicious dinners daily. You’ll enjoy three evenings of spectacular live entertainment at the Alabama Theatre featuring the “One Show” at the Alabama Theatre, the Carolina Opry and the “Hooray For Hollywood” at the Palace Theatre. A sightseeing historical tour of Charleston, side excursions for shopping to the Flea Market, Broadway at the Beach or Barefoot Landing, Coastal Grand Mall, a visit to a Plantation and Brookgreen Gardens will complete your stay. For those who wish to play a round of golf, our Tour Director will be on hand to help you make all the necessary arrangements. (B,D Daily)

Day 8: To Chambersburg, PA

We bid farewell to Myrtle Beach today and journey to Chambersburg, Pennsylvania overnighting at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar. (B)

Day 9: To Ottawa, ON

It’s homeward bound with many fond memories of your unforgettable Myrtle Beach getaway. (B)

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Annual Southern Caribbean Cruise & New York City Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation

14 Days

February 26-March 11

Embark on a truly enchanting adventure while experiencing diverse and dazzling views, history, culture and beauty that surrounds you! Come and enjoy the Sun, Sand and Sunshine of the Caribbean for an unforgettable experience on the Seas on a truly a state of the art Cruise Adventure.

Day 1: To New York Gateway, NJ

Join our NO FLY/CRUISE tour as we depart the Nation’s Capital for a leisurely scenic drive to the outskirts of New York City where we will overnight at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Day 2: New York City | Joining the Cruise

A four hour Guided Tour of New York City this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this magnificent city. We will view Times Square, Lincoln Centre, Empire State Building, Ground Zero, Trump Tower, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown, as well as many other places of interest. Enjoy lunch on your own in New York City before we travel to the Port of Call to board the elegant 5 Star “Explorer of the Seas.” Anchors Away as we set sail on a 12 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise to the Islands of Haiti (Labadee), Dominican Republic (Samana) St. Thomas (Charlotte Amalie), St. Kitts (Basseterre), Antigua (St. John’s) and St. Maarten (Philipsburg). With Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines you’ll witness shining banisters shimmering in the sunlight. A comfortable lounge chair on the pool deck beckons you to indulge in a relaxing moment. Take a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool or a relaxing soak in one of the whirlpools. Experience the Day Spa and Fitness Centre and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. State-of-the-art theaters provide the perfect environment for lavish live Broadway and Vegas shows and play your favourite game of chance at the elegant Casino Royale. The “Explorer of the Seas” has everything from rock-climbing walls, a miniature golf course, and an ice-skating rink, to specialty restaurants and a bustling boulevard lined with shops and cafés. For luxury on the seas and visits to many interesting ports, this is the perfect cruise you don’t want to miss! You will have the choice of an Inside, Outside or Balcony Cabin for your cruising pleasure.

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Cabin Selection - Twin Inside N $2072. Inside M $2117. Inside L $2175. Outside I $2579. Outside H $2717. Balcony D3 $3146. Balcony D2 $3158. Balcony D1 $3273. Plus Port and Departure taxes: $391. Cost per person (Rates subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability at time of booking - Book Early)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from New York City • 1 Night Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, New Jersey • 12 Night Cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line “Explorer of the Seas” • 4 Hour Guided Tour of New York City • Enjoy wonderful amenities and fabulous entertainment aboard a 5 star Luxurious Ship • All Meals while aboard the Ship • Welcome Onboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Annual Southern Caribbean Cruise & New York City DAY

PORT Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14

ARRIVE Cape Liberty Port, NJ Cruising Cruising Labadee, Haiti 8:00 am Samana, Dominican Republic 8:00 am Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 8:00 am Basseterre, St. Kitts 8:00 am St. John’s, Antigua 7:00 am Philipsburg, St. Maarten 7:00 am Cruising Cruising Cruising Cape Liberty Port, NJ 7:00 am

DEPART 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:00 pm 6:00 pm 6:00 pm 6:00 pm

Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 14: To Ottawa, ON

Our coach will meet us this morning at the port for our disembarkation. Today we continue our return journey to Ottawa sharing many memories of our delightful Southern Caribbean Cruise with your traveling companions while planning your next cruise holiday with Ottawa Valley Tours. A Valid Passport is required.

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Festival of Flowers in Philadelphia

4 Days

March 7-10 Day 1: To Philadelphia, PA

Take your garden to a new level as we depart today for old-world charming Philadelphia to experience the largest annual indoor garden show in the world. Our American friends will welcome and host us for the next three nights dowtown at the Radisson Plaza-Warwick Hotel, or similar.

Day 2: Philadelphia, PA

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel this morning before we depart for a sightseeing tour of Philadelphia with a knowledgeable period costumed guide. Then, we will arrive at one of the most prestigious flower shows in North America. The Philadelphia Flower Show comes alive in a blooming of “Springtime in Paris.” You will be greeted with a bucolic park scene along the Seine. Flowering trees, lilacs, roses and borders of lavender will lead you through gardens inspired by the Tuileries and a daring Moulin Rouge atmosphere will pulse with cabaret performances, spectacular flower sculptures and carousel topiaries. (B)

Day 3: Brandywine Valley & Philadelphia, PA

This morning, following breakfast. You will have the choice of going to the Flower Show or setting out to discover the magnificent treasures of the Brandywine Valley area where you will be able to stroll through a mixture of American and European landscape and garden styles at the world’s premier horticultural exhibit - Longwood Gardens. Later this afternoon, we’ll visit Winterthur, an American Country Estate featuring an outstanding collection of antiques and glorious gardens. We’ll make a stop for some tax free shopping before returning to the hotel for a relaxing evening. (B)

Twin $748. Triple $692. Quad $638. Single $1086. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Breakfasts • Sightseeing Tour of Philadelphia • Admission to Philadelphia Flower Show • Admission to Longwood Gardens • Admission to Winterthur Country Estate and Gardens • Time for Tax Free Shopping • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Day 4: Ottawa, ON

Today following breakfast, we bid farewell to the city that “Loves You Back” – Philadelphia and return to Ottawa with an early evening arrival in Ottawa. (B) * A Valid Passport is required.

Canada Blooms Flower & Garden Festival – Toronto

2 Days

March 19-20 Day 1: Toronto, ON

Get your friends and gardening club together as we depart early this morning to experience the first breath of spring. Come and explore the 15th Annual largest indoor flower and garden festival in Canada showcased at the Direct Energy Centre, celebrating the best in spectacular Canadian gardening. Feast your eyes on a breathtaking floral design with a theme “Rhythms.” Enjoy learning some new ideas and interesting gardening trends through educational lectures, workshops and demonstrations, presented by Canada’s most recognized and prestigious horticultural pros. We will overnight at the Radisson Toronto East Hotel.

Day 2: Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a wonderful buffet breakfast this morning at the hotel before we return to the show for those last minute ideas and purchases. With new gardening techniques and ideas in mind, we depart mid afternoon arriving early evening in Ottawa. Happy Gardening! (B) Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Twin $282. Quad $248.

Triple $259. Single $350.

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation • 1 Breakfast • 2 Days Admission to the Canada Blooms Flower and Garden Festival • Canada Blooms Keepsake magazine • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes 15


Orlando Express “A Great Family Vacation”

12 Days March 10-21

Twin $1099. Triple $989. Quad $929. Single $1499. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 9 Nights Standard Room Accommodation in Orlando • Complimentary hotel Shuttle to/from Universal Studios and Sea World • Optional Excursions will be planned to some of the area attractions which may include Magic Kingdom, Busch Gardens, Old Town, Local Dinner Shows, Flea Market, Outlet Shopping Mall, to the Beach and more (excludes admissions and is subject to minimum numbers and interest) • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Our overnight journey to the Sunshine State departs allowing for an afternoon arrival into Orlando on Day Two where our American friends at the Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando, formerly the Quality Inn Plaza Hotel - International Drive, will greet us. We will make regular stops along the way for meals. Your Standard Room is equipped with mini refrigerator, microwave, safe, hair dryer and coffeemaker. For your convenience, the hotel offers great dining at the Plaza Garden Restaurant. Snacks and other convenience items can be found at the Lite Bite Deli (open 24 hours). The Zebra Lounge is the perfect spot to mingle with your traveling companions over a game of pool, enjoying a cocktail and some local entertainment. Other key features of this hotel include three swimming pools, gift shop, attraction ticket sales, currency exchange, car rental services, excursions, and shuttles to the theme parks and area attractions. Your Tour Director will be planning some exciting optional excursions to some of the areas popular attractions. Whether it be Magic Kingdom, a dolphin show, riding an alligator, going to a local dinner theatre, spending a day at the beach, or just relaxing around the pool, this is a Great Family Vacation. (Minimum numbers required, excludes admissions) Book Early for this popular fun-filled family vacation. A Valid Passport is required.

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Lancaster Quilt Festival 5 Days

March 16-20

Explore, Experience and Treasure magical memories on a Quilters Paradise to the Lancaster Quilt Festival!

Day 1: To Lancaster, PA

With your quilting friends aboard, we depart on an exciting getaway to the 2nd Annual International Quilt Show in Lancaster Pennsylvania Amish Country. Tonight join your friends for a leisurely dinner at the hotel and some time for a stitch and sip. (D)

Twin $639. Quad $545.

Triple $575. Single $965.

Cost per person

Day 2-3: Lancaster, PA

Start your day off with a breakfast buffet at the hotel each morning. Enjoy the next two days visiting the International Quilt Show at your own pace. Your two days admission pass allows you to come and go at your leisure. This festival attracts quilt artists, lovers, and collectors. Witness beautiful quilts, textiles, wearable art on display and special exhibits. Enjoy ongoing lectures for your learning pleasure. Shop ‘til you drop at the Merchant Mall for quilts, fabrics, books, notions, crafts, patterns, machines, and sewing supplies. (B)

Day 4: Lancaster, PA

Today we will explore some of Lancaster’s creative treasures and quilt shops throughout the Amish Farmlands Countryside. Tonight we will enjoy the live musical comedy production of “Sugar” at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. (B,D)

Day 5: To Ottawa,

All good things have to come to an end but we hope you have enjoyed being with your closest quilting friends and have met some new ones on this “Girl’s Just Want to Have Fun” Quilters Adventure. (B) Not Included: Optional on site lectures. A Valid Passport is required.

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation in Lancaster, PA • 4 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Dinner at the Hotel • 1 Dinner Theatre • 2 Days Admission to the Lancaster Quilt Festival • Visits to local quilt shops • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Washington Cherry Blossoms 5 Days April 7-11

Twin $729. Quad $660.

Triple $685. Single $940.

Cost per person

Day 1: To Chambersburg, PA

We depart Ottawa crossing into New York State and Pennsylvania enroute to Chambersburg, Pennsylvania for our overnight at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel, or similar.

Day 2: To Washington, DC

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation in Chambersburg, PA • 2 Nights Accommodation in the Washington Outskirts in Virginia • 1 Night Accommodation in Lancaster, PA • 4 Breakfasts • 1 Dinner and Live Theatre Production of “Send Me No Flowers!” at the Rainbow Dinner Theatre • Full Day Guided Tour of Washington and area • Leisure Time to visit the Smithsonian Institute Museum Complex • Reserved Ticket to the Washington Cherry Blossom Parade • Tour of Gettysburg National Historic Battlefield Site and Museum • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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After a deluxe continental breakfast, we are on our way to Washington, DC. Upon our arrival we will meet our local guide and depart for a full day tour of Washington and the surrounding area including a view of Embassy Row, the White House, the Jefferson and Lincoln Memorials, and Arlington Cemetery with the Kennedy graves. Following our tour we will check into the Marriott Hotel – Tysons Corners, Virginia, for the next two evenings. (B)

Day 3: Washington, DC

Today enjoy the National Cherry Blossom Parade from your reserved bleacher seat. This afternoon spend some leisure time exploring the famous Smithsonian Institute, the world’s largest museum complex, located a short walk from the parade route, or enjoy the Japanese Street Festival filled with exotic music, food, shopping, and dancing. (B)

Day 4: To Gettysburg | Lancaster, PA

Following breakfast, we bid farewell to Washington and travel to Gettysburg for a guided tour of the National Historic Battlefield Site and Museum. We will enjoy a delicious mid day meal and the musical production of “Send Me No Flowers!” at the Rainbow Dinner Theatre. We will overnight at the Heritage Inn in Lancaster. (B, Mid Day Meal)

Day 5: To Ottawa, ON

Today we’re homeward bound, stopping briefly at the Duty Free Shop enroute. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Country Music Capitals Nashville | Memphis | Branson

10 Days

Featuring 5 LIVE Shows and More!

April 23-May 2 | September 10-19

Day 1: To Perrysburg, OH

Today we depart Ottawa towards the Windsor/Detroit Border for Perrysburg, Ohio where we will overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar.

Day 2: To St. Louis, MO

Following breakfast at the hotel, our journey continues to St. Louis, home of the famous Arch. Overnight at the Drury Inn - Fenton, or similar. (B)

Day 3: To Branson, MO

After your hot, quick start breakfast this morning we depart for America’s live entertainment capital, surrounded by the gorgeous backdrop of the Ozark Mountains, Branson. We will make a stop in Springfield for lunch and browsing at Bass Pro before arriving in Branson, our home for the next three nights at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott, or similar. Unpack, relax and prepare for Country Music excitement in North America’s number one entertainment destination. Enjoy a fabulous dinner and the Allen Edwards Show this evening in Branson. (B,D)

Day 4 & 5: Branson, MO

Each day you will enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel and fabulous dinners at local restaurants. During our visit we’ll be touring Branson with a local guide and taking in dazzling live performances showcasing some of the well-known entertainers from Branson. There’s so much to discover in the entertainment capital of the Ozarks. Shows will include the Doug Gabriel Show, Jim Stafford, Shoji Tabuchi and the Presley’s Country Jubilee. (B,D Daily)

Day 6: To Memphis, TN

Today we depart for Memphis, the “Birth Place of the Blues,” which is celebrating 50 years of Rock n’ Roll. Overnight at the Drury Inn - Memphis. (B)

Day 7: To Nashville, TN

This morning, following breakfast, we will tour Graceland which was the home of the late Elvis Presley, who is still the undisputed King of Rock n’ Roll. Later this afternoon, our travels continue to Nashville where you will be spending the next two nights at the World Famous Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel. Tonight enjoy a leisurely evening dining on Music Valley Drive. (B)

Day 8: Nashville, TN

This morning a local guide will provide us with a tour to view many of Nashville’s historical and cultural sites. A luncheon cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat offers a delightful meal and an outstanding show. This evening we’ll claim our reserved seats for the spectacular live country music performance at the world famous Grand Ole Opry Radio’s longest running show for listeners all over North America. (B,L)

Day 9: To Perrysburg, OH

Enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast prior to continuing our return journey to Perrysburg, Ohio for our overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar. (B)

April Twin $1669. Triple $1479. Quad $1399. Single $2239. September Twin 1695. Triple $1559. Quad $1435. Single $2283. $

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 9 Nights Accommodation • 9 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • General Jackson Showboat Luncheon Cruise • 3 Dinners in Branson • Guided Tours of Nashville and Branson • Reserved ticket to the World Famous Grand Ole Opry • 5 Live Shows in Branson • Admission to Graceland, Visit to Branson Landing • Unlimited Fun and Excitement • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Day 10: To Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, we depart for Ottawa stopping briefly at the Duty Free Shop before crossing into Canada. Early evening arrival in Ottawa. (B) A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

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Nashville & The Opryland Resort Hotel

6 Days

April 20-25 | June 29-July 4 | October 5-10

Twin $995. Triple $915. Quad $859. Single $1370. Cost per person

Leave your horses at home and come along for a Boot Scootin’ Boogie, Yeehawin’ Good Time! From Old Country to New Country the legend still goes on. So kick up your heals and reserve early for this fabulous Country Music Extravaganza!

Day 1: To Perrysburg, OH

Today we depart Ottawa towards the Windsor/Detroit border traveling to Perrysburg, Ohio where we will overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar.

Day 2: To Nashville, TN Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 5 Nights Accommodation • 2 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts enroute • 1 Lunch aboard the General Jackson Showboat • Guided Tour of Nashville • Reserved ticket to the Grand Ole Opry • General Jackson Showboat Cruise • Backstage Tour of the Grand Ole Opry • Admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame • Admission to the Ryman Museum • Line Dancing Lesson at the Wildhorse Saloon • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Our travels continue on to Nashville, where you will be spending the next three nights at the Deluxe Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel. Tonight enjoy a leisurely evening in this beautiful resort hotel. (B)

Day 3: Nashville, TN

This morning we’ll tour with a local guide, “Music City’s” historical and cultural landmarks, viewing the homes of many country and western stars, the Parthenon, the Wildhorse Saloon, Tootsies Bar and Music Row. As part of your Nashville experience, you will enjoy a backstage tour of the Grand Ole Opry, and an inside visit to the Ryman Museum. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Tonight, enjoy dinner and line dancing at the Wildhorse Saloon.

Day 4: Nashville, TN

Enjoy a leisurely morning we will visit the Country Music Hall of Fame before we depart on a luncheon cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat. This 19th century steamboat, offers a delightful meal and an outstanding musical stage production. Tonight we’re off to claim our reserved seats for the spectacular country music live performance at the world famous Grand Ole Opry - Radio’s longest running show for listeners all over North America. (L)

Day 5: To Perrysburg, OH

Retracing our journey, we depart for Perrysburg, Ohio overnighting at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar.

Day 6: To Ottawa, ON

With your toes still tapping and souvenirs in hand, we’re homeward bound today making a stop at the Duty Free before crossing into Canada. Arrival in Ottawa early evening. (B) (Order of entertainment may be inter-changed) * A Valid Passport is required.

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North Conway Shopping

3 Days

April 29-May 1

Come along and shop ‘til you drop on a well-deserved “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” Weekend “Tax Free” Shopping Spree.

Day 1: To North Conway, NH

Today we journey into the stunning White Mountain region through the great Mount Washington Valley arriving in North Conway Village early afternoon. We’ll check into the Hampton Inn and Suites for the next two evenings. The hotel is conveniently located just steps from tax-free outlet shopping and many wonderful dining establishments.

Day 2: North Conway, NH

It’s Shop ‘til You Drop at the Settlers Green Outlets and other local hand-craft, antique and gift shops in North Conway Village. (B)

Twin $325. Triple $278. Quad $256 Single $453. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfast Buffets • Outlet Mall Shopping • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Day 3: Ottawa, ON

This morning, enjoy breakfast and some free time to wander back to your favourite shop to pick up those last minute bargains that you just can’t leave behind. After lunch, with our bags in hand, we return to Ottawa making a stop at the Duty Free Store before crossing the border. This is truly a “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” shopping getaway. (B)

Toronto Broadway Theatre

2 Days May 7-8

Day 1: To Toronto, ON

All aboard for a live Broadway Theatre excursion of a lifetime. Upon our arrival we will check into the Radisson Hotel Toronto East, or similar. Tonight you will be electrified by Broadway’s #1 Show of the Year, “Billy Elliot - The Musical,” on stage at the Canon Theatre.

Day 2: Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at the hotel. Then we will depart for shopping at the Vaughan Mills Outlet Mall before returning to Ottawa. (B)

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Twin $399. Quad $369.

Triple $389. Single $468.

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation • 1 Breakfast • Reserved ticket to “Billy Elliot” • Shopping at Vaughan Mills Outlet Mall • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Pennsylvania Amish Country 4 Days May 4-7

Twin $682. Quad $599.

Triple $625. Single $895.

Cost per person

Day 1: To Lancaster, PA

Today we depart for Pennsylvania Amish Country where you’ll be among America’s oldest and largest settlement of “Plain People” as you witness horse-drawn buggies clipclopping down country roads. With more than 70,000 members of Amish, Brethren and Mennonite faiths, these people have sustained a lifestyle that disappeared generations ago. We will overnight in Lancaster, Pennsylvania at the Heritage Inn, or similar, for the next three nights. Tonight enjoy a hearty family style dinner and a relaxing evening at the hotel. (D)

Day 2: Amish Country, Strasburg and Lancaster, PA

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Full Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Lunch - Amish Style • 2 Dinners • Visit to Hershey • Amish Countryside Tour • Admission to an Amish Homestead • Excursion aboard the Strasburg Railway • Dutch Apple Theatre Production • Time for Shopping at Kitchen Kettle Village and The Tanger Outlet Mall • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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We will start our day with a guided tour of the picturesque Amish countryside. We’ll visit a working Amish Farm, see Amish farmlands, stop at a roadside bake stand, visit a local craft shop and a stop for shopping at the Tanger Outlet Mall. Bring your appetite along, as you will enjoy a true feast - a Pennsylvania Dutch family style lunch. Enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel. (B,L)

Day 3: Hershey and Lancaster, PA

Our travels today take us to Hershey. Enjoy the story of Milton Hershey’s life and how he accomplished the Hershey “Miracle.” We’ll visit Hershey Town and Chocolate World, home of the world’s largest chocolate and cocoa plant. We’ll ride on the world famous Strasburg authentic coal burning steam locomotive through beautiful unspoiled countryside. Enjoy time to wander through Kitchen Kettle Village to explore shops of Lancaster’s simple pleasures, before returning to the hotel. Tonight join us for a fabulous dinner and the spirited live musical comedy production of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. (B,D)

Day 4: Lancaster, PA to Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, we depart for home stopping enroute at the Duty Free before crossing into Canada. Arrival in Ottawa early evening. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Branson & the Ozarks A Live Entertainment Extravaganza featuring 7 Live Shows and More!

10 Days May 8-17

Day 1: To Perrysburg, OH

Today we depart Ottawa traveling westward crossing over at the Windsor/Detroit Border and continuing onto our overnight accommodation at the Holiday Inn Express in Perrysburg, Ohio, or similar.

Day 2: To St. Louis | Fenton, MO

Following a deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel our journey continues onto St. Louis/ Fenton, with a picture stop at the famous Arch, before arriving at the Drury Inn - Fenton, or similar, for our overnight. (B)

Twin $1549. Quad $1329.

Triple $1399. Single $1995.

Cost per person

Day 3: To Branson, MO

After your hot quick start breakfast, we depart for America’s Heartland. We will make a stop in Springfield for lunch and browsing at Bass Pro before continuing onto Branson for the next five nights. Tonight join your traveling companions for a delicious buffet dinner at the Golden Corral and the Allen Edwards Show. (B,D)

Day 4: Branson, MO

This morning, following breakfast, we’ll tour Branson and the Ozarks with a local guide. Tonight we will enjoy a fabulous dinner at McFarlain’s before claiming our reserved seats for the original live music and country show with the Presley’s Country Jubilee. You are sure to enjoy an evening of hilarious comedy, country classics, southern gospel and new country music. (B,D)

Day 5: Branson, MO

This morning we are off to enjoy a variety show with The Hughs Brothers. Enjoy a free afternoon in Branson. Tonight, dinner will be enjoyed at the Grand Country Buffet restaurant before claiming our reserved seats for an evening with Jim Stafford. A night you will long remember. (B,D)

Day 6: Branson, MO

Today we depart for Silver Dollar City, Branson’s #1 theme park and colonial village for more than 40 years, featuring craftsman at work, 60 unique shops, restaurants and musical reviews. Later, relive those grand old riverboat days aboard an 1890’s Paddle Wheeler, the Showboat Branson Belle, during a two hour riverboat cruise on beautiful Table Rock Lake. Enjoy elegant dining and the Showstoppers Show celebrating memorable moments in music. (B,D)

Day 7: Branson, MO

This morning discover uncharted waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment adventures at Branson Landing, located on the waterfront of beautiful Lake Taneycomo in downtown Branson. The rest of the day is free to spend on your own, take in another show or optional excursion. Tonight join your traveling companions for dinner before we attend one of Branson’s most popular shows featuring world-class performer and violinist - Shoji Tabuchi. (B,D)

Day 8: To St. Louis | Fenton, MO

Following breakfast, we depart for the Doug Gabriel Morning Show. Then we bid farewell to Branson and retrace our journey to St. Louis/Fenton for our overnight at the Drury Inn, or similar. (B)

Day 9: To Perrysburg, OH

Enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast prior to continuing our return journey to Perrysburg, Ohio for our overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar. (B)

Day 10: To Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, depart for Ottawa stopping briefly at the Duty Free Shop before crossing into Ontario. (B) (Order of entertainment may be inter-changed based on availability and schedule) A Valid Passport is required Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation in Perrysburg • 2 Nights Accommodation in St. Louis/Fenton • 5 Nights Accommodation in Branson • 9 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • 5 Dinners • 7 Live Shows • Branson Belle Showboat Cruise • Unlimited Sightseeing and Shopping • Tour of the Ozarks and the College of the Ozarks • Admission to Silver Dollar City with a variety of shows • Unlimited Fun and Excitement • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars 23


Cape Cod & Boston 5 Days May 9-13

Twin $799. Quad $744.

Triple $763. Single $973.

Cost per person

Day 1: To Cape Cod, MA

Today we travel through the States of Vermont and New Hampshire into Massachusetts to the resort area of Cape Cod. We’ll enjoy a buffet dinner upon our arrival on the Cape. Our friendly hosts will welcome us with warm hospitality for the next four evenings at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Hyannis. (D)

Day 2: To Provincetown, MA

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation • 4 Breakfasts • 4 Dinners - includes one night of entertainment and 1 lobster dinner • Guided Tour of Hyannis, Sandwich and Plymouth • Guided Tour of Provincetown and Boston • Guided Whale Watching Cruise • Admission to the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum • Time for Shopping in Provincetown, Boston and on the Cape • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Following breakfast we will depart with a local guide and travel along historic Route 6A, the scenic road to Provincetown located at the tip of the Cape. We will visit the National Seashore’s Visitors Centre and view historic windmills and lighthouses. Later this afternoon we will board a Whale Watching cruise where the naturalist on board will explain the different types of marine life you will see, including the “gentle giants” of the ocean. Bring your camera for some memorable picture opportunities! Some leisure time will be available to browse on Commercial Street lined with shops and galleries. Dinner will be enjoyed at a local restaurant to complete your day. (B,D)

Day 3: Boston, MA

After breakfast we will depart with a local guide for the Capital City of Massachusetts, Boston. Enroute to downtown we will visit the John F. Kennedy Museum and Library. We will tour portions of the famed Freedom Trail and take some time for shopping and lunch in the historical Quincy Market. A delicious dinner and live entertainment is included tonight on the Cape. (B,D)

Day 4: Hyannis, Sandwich & Plymouth, MA

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before departing with a local guide who will share with you the history of Hyannis, Sandwich, and Plymouth. While touring Hyannis you will visit the John F. Kennedy Memorial, travel through Hyannis Port and continue to Cape Cod’s oldest town – Sandwich. Next you will enjoy a guided tour through Plymouth where you will view Plymouth Rock. Tonight, join us for a traditional New England Lobster dinner on the Cape before retiring for the evening. (An alternative menu selection will be available) (B,D)

Day 5: To Ottawa, ON

Following breakfast at the hotel, we’ll depart for home with many fond memories of “Olde Cape Cod and Boston.” Early evening arrival in Ottawa. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Niagara Falls | Niagara-on-the Lake & Toronto

3 Days

May 21-23 | July 1-3 | July 23-25 | August 13-15 | September 10-12 | September 24-26 | October 8-10 Day 1: To Niagara Falls, ON

Experience one of the Seven Wonders of the World; Niagara Falls. Enjoy the spectacular scenery as we make our way to the Best Western Fallsview Hotel, or similar, your home away from home for the next two nights. You’ll have time to relax before enjoying a delicious dinner buffet at the Mandarin. Later, we’ll visit Canada’s largest movie screen, where you’ll thrill to the excitement of Niagara Falls larger-than-life Imax Presentation on the Daredevils of Niagara. View the nightly illumination of the Magnificent Falls on our journey back to the hotel. (D)

Day 2: Niagara Falls | Niagara-On-The-Lake, ON

Enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel before we depart with a local guide for a morning sightseeing tour of Niagara and the area. The Mighty Falls themselves have captivated vacationers for centuries. Enjoy leisure time in charming Niagara-on-the-Lake, a scenic drive along the Niagara River Parkway and a visit to the world’s largest operating floral clock before experiencing an exciting cruise aboard the “Maid of the Mist” to the base of the falls. Tonight, stroll from your central location along Clifton Hill to the Falls, enjoy dinner and view the nightly illumination or why not visit the Niagara Casino to Challenge Your Luck! (B)

Day 3: Toronto to Ottawa, ON

After breakfast we depart with many fond memories of the Niagara Region. We travel to Toronto and meet our local guide for a tour of this famous cosmopolitan city. Early evening arrival in Ottawa. (B)

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May | Sept | Oct Twin $476. Triple $450. Quad $435. Single $596. July | Aug Twin 554. Triple $505. Quad $475. Single $743. $

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Dinner • Admission to the Imax Theatre presentation • Guided Tour of Niagara Falls and Toronto • Visit to Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara River Parkway and the Floral Clock • Ride on the Maid of the Mist • Bellman’s gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Charming Quebec City 3 Days

May 28-30 | July 9-11 | August 6-8 September 3-5 | October 9-11

Twin $460. Quad $396.

Triple $418. Single $619.

Cost per person

Quebec City, the only fortified city in North America, is perched atop Cap Diamant, a massive headland dominating the majestic waters of the St. Lawrence. The romantic charm of the province’s capital invariably leaves travelers spellbound.

Day 1: To Montreal | Ste Foy, PQ

Today we will depart for the Province of Quebec arriving in Montreal mid morning where a local guide will share the city’s history during a two hour sightseeing tour. Enjoy free time in Old Montreal to have lunch on your own before our journey continues onto Quebec/Ste. Foy, for the next two nights at the Hotel Classique, or similar. Unpack, relax and enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Dinner in Quebec City • Guided tours of Montreal and Quebec City • Time Shopping in French Quarter • Visit to Shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre, Montmorency Falls, and the Copper Museum • Bellman’s gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Day 2: Quebec City and Area, PQ

Enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at the hotel. Today we will meet our local guide for a full day sightseeing tour including upper and lower town. You’ll view the Plains of Abraham, the impressive Chateau Frontenac, the Citadel, Rue des Tresors (outdoor artist’s gallery) and many more historical and cultural landmarks. Later our scenic drive continues along the Beaupre Coast to the famous Shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre with stops at Montmorency Falls, and the Copper Museum. Following the tour you are free to enjoy leisure time in this UNESCO World Heritage Site; the oldest historic quarter in North America where you can stroll along cobblestone streets lined with cafés and boutiques. Tonight join your traveling companions for dinner in a quaint restaurant surrounded by the beautiful ambiance of Old Quebec. (B,D)

Day 3: To Ottawa, ON

This morning, enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel then some free time to experience charming Old Quebec and some more of the “Joie de Vivre” atmosphere. We’ll depart after lunch for Ottawa arriving early evening. (B)

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Syracuse, Waterloo Outlets & Watertown Shopping

3 Days May 21-23

Come along and shop ‘til you drop on a well-deserved “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” Weekend Getaway just for you! Relax, Rejuvenate and Refresh.

Day 1: To Syracuse, NY

Depart Ottawa for Syracuse arriving approximately noon. The afternoon will be spent shopping at the Carousel Centre before checking into the Quality Inn, or similar, for the next two evenings. Enjoy a leisurely evening with your friends dining in Syracuse.

Day 2: Syracuse | Waterloo, NY

Today it’s Shop ‘til You Drop as we make our way to the Great Northern Mall in the morning and to the Waterloo Premium Outlets for the afternoon. (B)

Day 3: Watertown, NY | Ottawa, ON

Depart for Ottawa making a stop at the Christmas Tree Shop enroute to Watertown. Enjoy time at the Salmon Run Mall for those last minute bargains, then at the Duty Free Shop before crossing the border. This is truly a “Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” Weekend Getaway. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

Senior’s Extravaganza

3 Days May 27-29

The Geritol Follies, The Shaw Festival and The Famous People Players Don’t look any farther if you enjoy Live Entertainment!

Day 1: To Hamilton, ON

All aboard, we’re Southwestern Ontario bound for Hamilton, your home away from home, for the next two nights. With a mid afternoon arrival at the ourtyeardby Marriott Hotel, or similar, you’ll have time to freshen up before enjoying dinner with your traveling companions. Tonight we are off to the Hamilton Place Theatre to experience the “Made In Canada Eh!” show by the ever-popular “Geritol Follies.” The cast has been captivating audiences for over 30 years through an inspiring, hilarious and energetic follies style live show. (D)

Day 2: Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

After enjoying a wonderful breakfast buffet, we’ll depart for a memorable day exploring the Niagara region including the vibrant and charming Niagara-on-the-Lake. This afternoon we’ll claim our reserved seats at the Shaw Festival Theatre for the Bernard Shaw’s production of “Heartbreak House.” (B)

Day 3: To Toronto | Ottawa, ON

This morning enjoy breakfast at the hotel before we board the coach and depart for Toronto’s Dine and Dream Theatre. Upon arrival, you’ll savour a sumptuous lunch before enjoying a sensational show performed, by the Famous People Players, who have dazzled and delighted audiences from all over the world. Next to the moon and the stars, the Famous People Players is the best thing to see in the dark and the only show of its kind anywhere in the world! What you see is sensational…what you don’t see is inspirational. Evening return to Ottawa with a stop for dinner enroute. (B,L) Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Twin $320. Quad $268.

Triple $285. Single $425.

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • Shopping at the Carousel Mall, Great Northern Mall, Waterloo Premium Outlets and the Salmon Run Mall • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Twin $655. Quad $588.

Triple $610. Single $834.

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 1 Dinner • Reserved seat to the evening show with the “Geritol Follies” • Reserved seat to the matinee performance of “Heartbreak House” at the Shaw Festival Theatre • Reserved seat to the matinee Black Light Theatre performance by the Famous People Players • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Foxwoods Resort Casino & The Mohegan Sun Casino

4 Days

May 31-June 3

Twin $494. Quad N/A

Triple $470. Single $675.

Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation at the Great Cedar Hotel • 2 - $5.00 Food Vouchers for Buffet Breakfast in the Festival Restaurant • 2 - $10.00 Food Vouchers for Buffet Dinner in the Festival Restaurant • $35.00 Keno Voucher • 20% Discount on Foxwoods Shops with a $25.00 minimum purchase • Souvenir Gift • $2.00 off Voucher for Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Centre admission • Excursion to Olde Mistick Village and the Mohegan Sun Casino (minimum numbers required) • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Come and experience the ultimate in comfort, pleasure, non-stop excitement and gaming experience all under one roof in a natural beauty setting at the world’s largest casino. All That’s Missing is You!

Day 1: To Mashantucket, CT

Today we depart for the world’s largest gaming complex. Foxwoods Resort comprises of six casinos that collectively offer more than 7,000 slot machines and an incredible 400 tables for 17 different types of table games, including 100 for poker. There is a luxurious, high-tech Race Book, as well as the world’s largest Bingo Hall. Enjoy many restaurants from casual to fine dining along with fabulous entertainment. The highly acclaimed Great Cedar Hotel will be your home away from home for the next three nights. Unpack, relax and let the fun begin!

Day 2 & 3: Foxwoods Casino, CT plus optional visits to Old Mistick Village and the Mohegan Sun Casino

Though you are free to “Challenge Lady Luck” at one of Foxwoods six dazzling casinos, optional excursions to Olde Mistick Village and the Mohegan Sun Casino comprising of two of the most exhilarating casinos with over 6,000 slot machines and over 300 tables and three entertainment venues will be planned. (Minimum numbers required). (Breakfast and Dinner vouchers).

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

We depart early this morning for Ottawa making a brief stop at Duty Free before crossing into Canada. This tour is restricted to persons 21 years and older. A Valid Passport is required.

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Niagara Wine Country & Culinary Celebration

3 Days June 17-19

Day 1: To St. Catharines, ON

We depart today for Ontario’s birthplace wine region and the Niagara fruit belt where award-winning vintages await our arrival. The Holiday Inn and Suites, will be our hosts for the next two evenings. Tonight join us for a delectable four course Winemakers dinner prepared and presented by the hotel’s chef, using locally grown products. Experience a palate pleasing pairing of each course, with VQA wines, from one of the Niagara Wineries. (D)

Twin $575. Quad $539.

Triple $549. Single $693.

Cost per person

Day 2: St. Catharines/Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Today join us as we travel along the Niagara Wine route to the Niagara College Canada Canadian Food and Wine Institute. Your knowledgeable guide will lead you through a tasting and sensory lesson while you sample VQA wines. Enjoy leisure time to wander and browse in the boutiques in the charming town of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Later this afternoon we will visit Hillebrand Estates Winery for a tour and tasting before returning to the hotel to freshen up. Tonight, join your traveling companions for a leisurely dining experience at one of the Niagara Parks Restaurants. (B,D)

Day 3: Picton/Ottawa, ON

Following breakfast we bid farewell to the Niagara Region and travel to the Prince Edward County for lunch in the charming town of Picton at the historical Waring House. We will visit Waupoos Estate Winery for a tour and tasting before returning to Ottawa. (B,L)

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 1 Winemakers Dinner with Wine Pairing • 1 Dinner at one of Niagara Parks Restaurants • Winery Tour and Tasting at the Niagara College Canada Food and Wine Institute, HIllebrand Estates Winery and Waupoos Estate Wineries • Bellman’s Gratuities for 1 piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Annual Bermuda Cruise Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation

9 Days

October 15-23

Cabin Selection - Twin Inside IB $1312. Inside IA $1320. Outside OB $1469. Balcony BA $1810. Plus Port and Departure taxes: $370. Cost per person (Rates subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability at time of booking - Book Early)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes: • Return Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from New York • 1 Night Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, Teaneck, NJ • 7 Night Cruise aboard the Norwegian “Gem” • 4 Hour Guided Tour of New York City • Enjoy wonderful amenities and fabulous entertainment aboard the “Norwegian Gem” • All Meals while aboard the Ship • Group Dining while aboard the Ship • Welcome Onboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Save $150. per couple. Book with a deposit by March 1, 2011 A cruise to Bermuda is a prelude to paradise. From the historic architecture of the capital city of Hamilton, to the postcard come to life appeal of St. George, delight in the natural wonder, culture and history of this remarkable island getaway.

Day 1: To New York Gateway, NJ

Join our NO FLY/CRUISE tour as we depart the Nation’s Capital for a leisurely scenic drive to the outskirts of New York City where we will overnight at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Day 2: New York City, NY | Joining the Cruise

A four hour Guided Tour of New York City this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this magnificent city. We will view Times Square, Lincoln Centre, Empire State Building, Ground Zero, Trump Tower, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown, as well as many other places of interest. Enjoy lunch on your own in New York City before we travel to the Port of Call to board the elegant “Norwegian Gem.” Anchors Away as we set sail on a 7 Night Cruise to the Island of Bermuda where pink coral sandy beaches, lush tropical gardens and the bright blue sea await our arrival. With Norwegian Cruise Lines you’ll experience shimmering banisters in the sunlight. Enjoy a relaxing moment on the pool deck in your comfortable lounge chair. Take a refreshing swim in one of the many pools on the top deck or soak in one of the many hot tubs on deck. Experience the Spa and Fitness Centre to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. The spectacular dining rooms and classic style décor on board the ship is the trademark of Norwegian Cruise Lines. State-of-the-art theaters provide the perfect environment for lavish live Broadway shows. A visit to the Casino to “Challenge Your Luck.” is always there for your passion. You will have the choice of an Inside, Outside or Balcony Cabin for your cruising pleasure. DAY PORT ARRIVE DEPART 2 New York City 4:00 pm 3 At Sea 4 At Sea 5 King’s Wharf 8:00 am Overnight 6 King’s Wharf Overnight 7 King’s Wharf 5:00 pm 8 At Sea 9 New York City 8:00 am Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 9: To Ottawa, ON

Our coach will meet us this morning at the port for our disembarkation. Today we continue our return journey to Ottawa sharing many memories of our delightful Bermuda Cruise with your traveling companions while planning your next cruise holiday with Ottawa Valley Tours. A Valid Passport is required.

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Terms and Conditions Reservations: Please book early. To reserve space, contact Ottawa Valley Tours or your local travel agent. Some travel agencies may charge a service fee. You may pre-register online at www.ottawavalleytours.com. Deposit and Payment: A deposit of $100.00 per person plus optional Cancellation/Interruption A deposit of $100.00 per person plus optional Cancellation/Interruption Insurance is required within 7 days of making your reservation for MultiDay and 1 Day Tours. If the deposit is not received within this time period, reservations are automatically cancelled. Final payment is due 45 days prior to departure for Multi-Day and 1 Day Tours. A $950.00 Deposit on Air/No Fly Cruise Packages is required at the time of reservation. Final Payment is required 95 days prior to departure for Air/ No Fly Cruise Packages. Full payment is required at the time of making a reservation if made within 45 days of departure. Rates: All rates are based on current exchange rates, current tax rates, and fuel costs at time of printing and subject to price increases if not paid in full. Rates in this brochure are in effect until April 15, 2010. Some offers are promotional and are not necessarily repeated in future brochures. Transportation Credit: For out-of-town passengers traveling a minimum of 75 miles to join a multi-day tour, Ottawa Valley Tours will allow a $25.00 per person Transportation Credit to the closest point of departure. Method of Payment: Cash, Interac, Cheque, Visa and MasterCard. Baggage: Maximum baggage allowance, per person, is one large suitcase plus a carry-on. Tipping: Tipping has been an accepted custom wherever one travels. Tipping has been prepaid for any included meals and for the bellman handling 1 piece of luggage per passenger by Ottawa Valley Tours. Any additional tipping for local Step-on-Guides, your Motor Coach Driver and Tour Director should be extended on an individual basis at your discretion. Identification for Tours to the United States: All Canadian and Non Canadian Persons require a Valid Passport for travel. Some countries require 6 months remaining validity on passports. Non-Canadian Citizens and Landed Immigrants should confirm with the appropriate foreign consulate for any additional entry requirements. A Permanent Resident* Card will replace the paper IMM 1000 Record of Landing as required proof of status for permanent residents of Canada – including children to re-enter back into Canada. *A Permanent Resident is someone who has been allowed to enter Canada as an immigrant, but who has not become a Canadian Citizen. Passports, Visas, Permanent Resident Cards and sufficient proof of identification are the responsibility of the passenger. Refund Policy/Per Person: Over 60 days - $75.00 Administration fee applies (multi-day) $25.00 (1 day) 60-45 days - $100.00 Deposit Forfeited 44-30 days - 50% Refunded by Ottawa Valley Tours 29-0 days - No refund by Ottawa Valley Tours. Air and No Fly Cruise Packages Non Refundable 0-95 days prior to departure. Over 96 days - $300.00 Administration fee Per Person is applicable. Any refund will be issued in the same form as the payment received with the exception of cash. Cash payments will be refunded by cheque. No exceptions will be made to our refundpolicy. We strongly suggest the purchase of Cancellation/Interruption Insurance.

Returned Cheque Policy: A $25.00 fee will be charged for Non Sufficient Funds on returned cheques. Name Changes: A $75.00 Name Change Fee will be applicable if made within 14 days of departure. Name changes not permitted on Air or Cruise Packages. Child Discount: Children, 12 years and under, will receive a discount of 10% off the twin rate, sharing with a full fare paying adult. Excludes Air/No Fly Cruise Packages and 1 Day Tours. Travel Insurance: Emergency Medical and Cancellation/Interruption Insurance is strongly recommended and is available through our office. Please make sure you are covered before leaving the country. Cancellation/Interruption Insurance must be purchased at time of deposit. You should not leave home without coverage. Tour Director: Each tour is accompanied by one of our caring Professional Tour Directors, unless booking on one of our Independent Holidays or Air Packages. Seating: In all fairness to early booking passengers, seats will be assigned according to the date and payment of your reservation. Passenger Conduct: Ottawa Valley Tours, or any of its representatives, reserves the right to terminate any passenger, at any time during the tour, whose inappropriate actions or behaviour are considered detrimental to the interest, comfort and enjoyment of the other tour members. In this event, there will be no refund for the unused portion of the tour package or post termination costs. Requests: Please notify the reservation agent of any special requirements or needs at time of booking. Ottawa Valley Tours will do their utmost to ensure that the request is relayed to the appropriate parties, but will not accept responsibility if not fulfilled by our supplier. Ottawa Valley Tours does not refund any unused portions of your tour. Passengers requiring special needs or assistance must be accompanied by a traveling companion, who will accept full responsibility. Smoking | Alcohol: Smoking or Alcohol is not permitted on the coach. Responsibility: Ottawa Valley Tours, owned and operated by T/T Travel Ltd., has made all the arrangements for the tour services described in this brochure or on our website, including but not limited to the transportation, meals, sightseeing, tickets, cruises and hotel accommodations. The carriers, hotels and suppliers providing tour services are independent contractors and are not agents, employees, servants or joint venturers of the company or its affiliates. If, for any reason, the services in the tour cannot be supplied, or there are changes in the itinerary, Ottawa Valley Tours will arrange for the provision of comparable services. Ottawa Valley Tours reserves the right to reschedule, alter or cancel a tour at its discretion should it become necessary. Ottawa Valley Tours, nor its affiliates, nor their employees or agents, shall be liable whatsoever for any act, omission, damage, injury, loss or death as a result of terrorism, acts of God, catastrophe, and factors beyond our direct control or the fault of its suppliers. A deposit given on any tour represents the customer acceptance of all the aforementioned Terms and Conditions. Ottawa Valley Tours has always recognized the importance of your right to privacy and we will continue our commitment to safeguarding your personal information as set out by the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and its ten principles.

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August 2011

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1 2 3 4 8 9 10 11 3 4 5 15 16 17 18 10 11 12 22 23 24 25 17 18 19 29 30 24 25 26 31 W

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Deluxe. Travel insurance so comprehensive, it protects you in ways your government health insurance cannot. When you’re travelling abroad, in another province or another country, any medical emergency could cost you thousands of dollars – out of your own pocket. Government health insurance just isn’t designed to pay for all your medical needs. RBC Insurance® Deluxe Package travel insurance picks up where your government health insurance leaves off and provides additional travel insurance benefits. You receive: Cancellation and Interruption protection ................................................................................... before and after departure Emergency Medical ........................................................................................................................... coverage is unlimited Subsistence Allowance to pay for necessities during extended stays ......................................................... Up to $3,500.00 Flight Accident Protection .............................................................................................................................. $100,000.00 Travel Accident Protection (at any time during your trip) ................................................................................... $50,000.00 Baggage and Personal Effects .................................................................................................. loss or damage - $1,000.00 Baggage and Personal Effects .......................................................................................................... due to delay - $400.00

Plus, you can count on reaching the most experienced team of emergency medical assistance around the clock – no matter where you are travelling. Plans are available from Ottawa Valley Tours.

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