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Index

Agawa Canyon..........................................56 Agawa Canyon & Mackinac Island..............60 Arizona.....................................................54 Atlantic City...............................................20 Atlantic Maritimes ......................................38 Bermuda “No Fly Cruise” & New York City..64 Boston Weekender......................................28 Branson & The Ozarks................................29 Branson Country Christmas..........................68 Canada/New England “No Fly Cruise” & Boston..........................57 Canada’s Wonderland & Zoo ....................48 Cape Cod & Boston...................................25 Canadian Rockies Adventure.......................18 Cape Cod Escape......................................61 Casino Niagara.........................................31 Charleston, Savannah & The Golden Isles.....65 Chicago....................................................49 Country Music Capitals (Nashville/ Memphis/Branson)...................................22 Daytona Beach...........................................76 Daytona Beach & “No Fly” Western Caribbean Cruise........................74 Eastern Caribbean “No Fly” & New York City......................................73 Finger Lakes...............................................58 Foxwoods Resort Casino.............................33 Gaspe.......................................................44 Halifax & The Royal Nova Scotia Tattoo.......43 Maritimes...................................................52 Muskoka....................................................59 Myrtle Beach..............................................63 Nashville & The Opryland Resort Hotel.........42 Nashville & Smoky Mountain Christmas........69 Newfoundland & Labrador..........................36 New Orleans & Memphis............................27 New York City............................................17 Niagara Falls/Niagara-on-the-Lake & Toronto.. 30 Niagara Falls Festival of Lights.....................70 Niagara Falls Marineland ..........................32 Niagara Vintages & Culinary Delights..........41 North Conway Shopping............................24 Northern Ontario.......................................47 Oktoberfest................................................62 One Day Tours.............................................3 Orlando Express.........................................71 Pennsylvania Amish Country........................23 Prince Edward Island..................................46 Quebec City..............................................34 Royal Winter Fair.......................................67 Saguenay Fjord & Whale Watching.............45 Senior’s Extravaganza................................35 Shaw & Stratford Festival Theatre.................51 Southern Caribbean “No Fly Cruise” & New York City......................................72 Southern Sights & Southern Nights...............65 St. Jacobs & Stratford..................................50 Syracuse/Waterloo Outlets/ Watertown Shopping................................21 Terms and Conditions..................................79 Toronto Broadway Theatre...........................40 Turning Stone Casino..................................26 Washington Cherry Blossoms.......................16

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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 • Casselman, Farm Credit Building • St. Laurent Shopping Centre • Carlingwood Shopping Centre, Woodroffe and Carling KANATA • Town Centre at the OC Transpo on Katimavik Road

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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.”

St. Eustache Sugar Bush

Cost per person

87.

April 8

Today we depart for St. Eustache to enjoy a traditional home-cooked lunch served by the Constantin Family. Following lunch you will have time for some 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!

Balderson Village & Heritage Perth April 10

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.

Memories of the Summer of Love - Upper Canada Playhouse April 23

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 at the Upper Canada Playhouse for “Memories of the Summer of Love,” a blockbuster musical journey through the 60’s with a dynamite four piece band and four sensational singers. Experience a forty song celebration of such groups as The Beach Boys, Gerry and The Pacemakers, the Monkees, Sonny and Cher, Peter, Paul and Mary, Bob Dylan, Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, the Mamas and Papas, Simon and Garfunkel and Roy Orbison.

A Tribute to Patsy Cline – Stirling Theatre April 25

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 we will claim our reserved seats for “A Tribute To Patsy Cline,” for an unforgettable Country Music Show.

Girls Just Want to Have Fun-Shopping Sprees 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.

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Transportation Lunch All Taxes Cost per person

87.

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Transportation Hearty Pancake Meal All Taxes

Cost per person

122.

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Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes

Cost per person

134.

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Transportation Lunch | Show All Taxes Cost per person

62.

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Transportation All Taxes

Watertown, NY April 26 | May 10 | July 12 | September 13 | November 8 | November 22 | December 6 A valid passport is required.

St. Sauveur Outlets and Village Boutiques May 24 | September 6 Montreal - Downtown St. Catherine Street June 7 | August 9 | September 20 Wesport | Merrickville August 16 Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

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One Day Tours Cost per person

132.

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Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes

Cost per person

99.

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Transportation Brunch Cruise All Taxes

Cost per person

122.

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Transportation Lunch Theatre All Taxes Cost per person

92.

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Transportation Admission All Taxes

Cost per person

80.

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Transportation Admission All Taxes Cost per person

114.

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Transportation Buffet Lunch All Taxes

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A Tribute to Red Skelton – Good Night and God Bless - Stirling Theatre April 30

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 we will claim our reserved seats for “A Tribute To Red Skelton.” In this hilarious step back in time, starring famed tribute artist Tom Mullica, you’ll see Clem Kadiddlehopper, Freddy the Freeloader, the Mean Widdle Kid, Gertrude and Heathcliff, George Appleby plus many more classic Red Skelton characters!

Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise & Shopping May 11

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 a 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.

Driving Miss Daisy - 1000 Islands Playhouse

May 21 We travel today to the 1000 Islands Region arriving at the Glen House Resort for a delicious lunch. After lunch we will continue into the village of Gananoque, home of the Springer Theatre, located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River. We’ll claim our reserved seats for the comedy production of “Driving Miss Daisy” and the humorous adventures in this heart-warming story about overcoming prejudices, accepting change and the power of friendship.

A Nature Paradise

Montreal Biodome and Botanical Gardens May 24 | June 24 | July 19 | September 17 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 May 24

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.

Chateau Montebello | Lachute Flea Market & Casino May 27 | June 24 | July 22 | September 16

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 Montreal Cruise & Casino

Cost per person

Explore Montreal by Water. View the Old Port, St. Helen’s Island and the Boucherville Islands aboard the Cavalier Maxim during a 1½ 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. This tour is restricted to persons 18 years and older.

Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Akwesasne Mohawk Casino & Bingo Palace

Cost per person

May 29 | June 26

May 29 | June 26 | September 8 | October 29

Today we travel across the border into upstate New York for a gaming experience at the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino. The casino features 1600 of the newest slots, 20 table games, four food venues and a poker room. A Bonus Package ($15 Slot Play/$10.95 Meal Voucher) will be included with this tour. (Bonus amount subject to change). This tour is restricted to persons 21 years and older. Passport required.

Chateau Montebello & Omega Park

June 4 | July 10 | August 5 | September 10 | October 3 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.

Kingston 1000 Islands Luncheon Cruise June 4 | July 26

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.

A Bedfull of Foreigners - Upper Canada Playhouse

122.

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62.

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Transportation Bonus Package All Taxes

Cost per person

127.

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Transportation Buffet Lunch Admission to Park All Taxes

Cost per person

115.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Cost per person

122.

June 11

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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 hilarious production of “A Bedfull of Foreigners” on stage at the Upper Canada Playhouse. This is going to be a very funny show with lots of laughs that you are not going to want to miss!

Transportation Lunch Theatre All Taxes

Father’s Day Luncheon Cruise

Cost per person

This is your chance to get the family together with that “Special Person” and journey to the 1000 Islands Region and Kingston’s Port of Call. 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 a delicious meal and great entertainment.

Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

June 15

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115.

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One Day Tours Cost per person

134.

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Transportation Lunch Two Winery Tastings All Taxes

Cost per person

98.

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Transportation Lunch All Taxes

Cost per person

94.

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Transportation Lunch Brewery Tour Winery Tour All Taxes Cost per person

105.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Cost per person

115.

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Transportation Mardi Gras Style Luncheon Cruise All Taxes Cost per person

62.

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Transportation $20 Bonus All Taxes

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A Taste of Prince Edward County “Picton & Bloomfield” June 17 | August 12 | September 17

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 to 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 for a tour and tasting at Huff Estates Winery before returning to Ottawa.

Lady Slipper Orchids & The Cove Country Inn June 19

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 blooms at the 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.

Finnegans Flea Market, Wine Tasting & Brewery June 21 | September 13

Today we depart for Finnegan’s Flea Market to spend some time browsing through the vendor’s treasures before continuing on to the charming village of Hudson for a delicious lunch at the Willow Place Inn. We’ll make a stop in Vankleek Hill at Beaus All Natural Brewing Company and the Vankleek Hill Vineyard before returning to Ottawa.

Gananoque Cruise & Casino June 25 | August 27

Come along and join us as we depart for the 1000 Islands Region arriving in the quaint village of Gananoque where we will board the vessel for a 2½ hour sightseeing cruise followed by lunch. Then, we are off to the Gananoque Casino where you can “Challenge Your Luck” at a first class gaming excitement in a magnificent natural setting. Ranging from 5¢ to $5, there are 450 slot machines, with favourites such as Wheel Of Fortune, Big Bang Piggy Bank and Money To Burn. Try your luck at the table games such as Blackjack, Let It Ride, Caribbean Stud Poker and Roulette. This tour is restricted to 19 years and older.

Mardi Gras Luncheon Cruise June 27

Step aboard Kingston’s Island Star for a memorable and entertaining three hour “Heart of the Islands” Luncheon Cruise throughout the worlds famous scenic 1000 Islands region. Come and enjoy the sound and scent of New Orleans music and cuisine featuring Jazz, Cajun, Zydeco, and Rythym & Blues.

Montreal Casino

“Let’s Make a Deal” June 27 | September 5 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 Meal Voucher) 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 Vermont Quilt Festival June 28

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 of craftmanship. It all 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!

She Loves Me - 1000 Islands Playhouse July 9

We travel today to the 1000 Islands Region arriving at the Glen House Resort for a delicious lunch. After lunch we will continue into the village of Gananoque, home of the Springer Theatre, located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River. We’ll claim our reserved seats for the comedy production of “She Loves Me.” In a 1930’s perfumerie, coworkers Georg and Amalia constantly bump heads, unaware that they are each other’s secret romantic penpal. This Tony award-winning musical is inspired by the same story, as the hit film “You’ve Got Mail.”

Merrickville & The Legends in Concert July 10

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 “Legends in Concert” show celebrating the music of “Frankie Valli” and “Neil Diamond.”

Big Band Luncheon Cruise July 10

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 savouring a delicious meal.

Cost per person

99.

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Transportation Admission All Taxes

Cost per person

122.

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Transportation Lunch Theatre All Taxes

Cost per person

125.

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Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes Cost per person

115.

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Transportation Big Band Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Wine Tasting in the Islands

Cost per person

We depart today to enjoy a wonderful wine tasting experience 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!

Transportation Wine Tasting Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

July 16 | August 20

I Love Country Music Cruise July 17

Kingston is Port of Call today - the gateway to the 1000 Islands. Step aboard Kingston’s Island Star 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 Country Music Classics in a rousing Tribute to Shania Twain and Kenny Rogers, while enjoying a delicious meal.

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120.

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Cost per person

115.

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Transportation Country Music Tribute Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

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One Day Tours Cost per person

168.

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Two Castle Island Cruise July 20

Transportation Luncheon Cruise Castle Admissions All Taxes

Today we travel to the Heart of the 1000 Islands to board for an enchanting Two Castle Island Tour. Visit the grandest of all the Gilded Age Mansions - Boldt Castle on Heart Island, experience the history and mystery of Singer Castle on Dark Island, and the see palatial homes of a bygone era. A hot lunch will be served on the boat during the cruise. There is plenty of walking involved at the Castles. Boldt Castle and Singer Castle are located in the U.S. and all passengers on this cruise are subject to United States Customs and Immigration at Boldt Castle, and upon return to Rockport, subject to Canada Customs and Immigration. Canadian and U.S. Citizens will require a Valid Passport.

Cost per person

St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival

116.

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Transportation Lunch | Theatre All Taxes Cost per person

122.

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Transportation Lunch Theatre All Taxes

Cost per person

149.

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Transportation Lunch Concert All Taxes

Cost per person

145.

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Transportation Dinner Tattoo Admission Bleacher Seating All Taxes Cost per person

99.

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Transportation Admission Reserved Grandstand Seat All Taxes

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July 23 Today we depart for Morrisburg arriving at the McIntosh Country Inn for a delicious lunch. This afternoon we will travel to Prescott to enjoy the production of “The Tempest” at the St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival Outdoor Amphitheatre.

The Ladies Foursome - Upper Canada Playhouse July 23

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 Norm Foster’s comedy production of “The Ladies Foursome,” on stage at the Upper Canada Playhouse. Many surprises, secrets and confessions come to the surface during this hilarious round of golf. Don’t miss this newest must-see comedy hit!

Phantom of the Opera at Westben Theatre

July 24 Come and enjoy a world-class concert in a wide-open countryside theatre setting. Today we depart for one of the most beautiful parts of Ontario, home to Westben Arts Festival Theatre, located in Northumberland County. Picture yourself nestled in a meadow of wildflowers surrounded by culture and nature graced with excellent acoustics and comfortable seating. We’ll enjoy a delicious home-cooked lunch, prepared by the ladies of the Anglican Church, before claiming our reserved seats for the musical production of “Phantom of the Opera,” Andrew Lloyd Webber’s thrilling music theatre masterpiece in a special concert version. This will be a delightful afternoon of solos, duets, trios, quartets in the magnificence of the Barn.

Kingston Military Tattoo

July 26 This afternoon we’ll depart for Kingston, the Gateway to the 1000 Islands and home to Old Fort Henry National Historic Site. Upon arrival enjoy a delicious dinner overlooking Kingston’s Waterfront. Then, we’ll claim our reserved bleacher seating for Old Fort Henry’s Annual “Kingston Tattoo,” a military music event with Brass and Pipe Bands and Highland Dancers (weather permitting). Truly an evening of colour, pageantry and spectacular entertainment.

A Scottish Tradition - Maxville Highland Games August 2

This 67th Annual Tradition is the largest Highland Games event in the world and home to the North American Pipe Band Championships. Come share the Glengarry Scottish tradition in Maxville where dancing, drumming, music, entertainment, food, and shopping are all there for you to enjoy. Marvel at the strength of the Heavyweight competitors in the Caber Toss or watch the Highland fling from your covered grandstand seats. We will return to Ottawa following the Mass Bands closing performance. This is one of the best summer events in Ontario. Book early for this great day! Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701


One Day Tours Kingston Sunset Ceremony August 13

This afternoon we’ll depart for Kingston, the gateway to the 1000 Islands and the home of the Old Fort Henry National Historic Site. We will enjoy a lovely dinner at the Delta Hotel overlooking Kingston’s waterfront. After dinner we will travel to Old Fort Henry to claim our bleacher seats for the pomp and pageantry (weather permitting) at the famous Sunset Ceremony.

Maritime Sampler in the Islands August 14

Maritime Music and Atlantic Lobster await our arrival in the 1000 Islands. Step aboard Kingston’s Island Star for an East Coast experience west of the great big sea. This Maritime sampler is sure to be a celebration to please. An alternate meal selection will be available.

Liftlock Cruise & Live Musical Tour August 21

Come discover a summertime favorite in the Land of the Shining Waters aboard a two hour narrated Luncheon Cruise aboard the Island Princess. Listen to the Captain’s commentary while cruising the Trent Severn Waterway up the world’s highest hydraulic Peterborough Liftlock. Enjoy a trip down memory lane, where one of Peterborough’s local musicians will entertain you in a toe tapping sing-along that everyone is sure to enjoy.

Rockport Cruise & Charming Merrickville August 23 | September 20

Today we travel to the quaint waterside village of Rockport. Upon our arrival we’ll board Rockport Boat Lines Sea Prince II for a two hour luncheon cruise on the waters of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Sail into the Heart of 1000 Islands where you can view Boldt Castle and the palatial homes of the rich and famous of the bygone era. This afternoon enjoy browsing in the quaint village of Merrickville and its wonderful shops that line the streets.

A Tribute to Frank Sinatra – Stirling Theatre September 12

Today we are off to travel to the Bay of Quinte area arriving in the charming village of Stirling and home of the Festival Theatre. We will enjoy a buffet lunch in the historical Festival Hall upon our arrival. This afternoon we will claim our reserved seats for “A Tribute to Frank Sinatra,” one of the greatest singers of all times.

Montreal Cruise & Grevin Wax Museum September 17

Explore Montreal by Water. View the Old Port, St. Helen’s Island and the Boucherville Islands aboard the Cavalier Maxim during a 1½ hour Luncheon Cruise. Following the cruise we will travel to Grevin Wax Museum to see the art of make believe. Experience displays of over 120 wax figures of personalities who have made their mark in Canadian, Quebec, and French history.

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Cost per person

144.

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Transportation | Dinner Sunset Ceremony Bleacher Seating All Taxes Cost per person

115.

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Transportation Maritime Sampler Luncheon Cruise All Taxes Cost per person

148.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Cost per person

95.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

Cost per person

144.

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Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes Cost per person

148.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise Admission to Grevin Wax Museum All Taxes

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One Day Tours Cost per person

105.

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Transportation | Lunch Shopping

119.

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Transportation | Lunch Cruise All Taxes Cost per person

118.

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Transportation Tour | Dinner Admission to Chinese Lantern Festival All Taxes Cost per person

93.

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Transportation Lunch All Taxes

Cost per person

99.

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Transportation Lunch Admission to Coulonge Falls Lookout All Taxes

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148.

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Transportation Luncheon Cruise All Taxes

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89.

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Transportation Lunch All Taxes

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Laurentian Fall Foliage

September 22 | October 3 Relax and enjoy the incredible handiwork of Mother Nature as we travel through the magnificent Laurentians. Upon arrival we’ll enjoy lunch at one of Tremblants’ most popular spots. Following lunch, Cruise passengers will enjoy a one hour narrated cruise on one of the Laurentian Mountain’s most beautiful lakes, Lac Tremblant. Discover the regions history and legends while admiring its breathtaking beauty from the comfort of the Grand Manitou cruise boat. Then, enjoy leisure time to wander and browse through the quaint shops in the Village of Tremblant, before returning to Ottawa.

The Magic of Lanterns

September 23 | October 8 This afternoon we depart for Montreal to experience the Magic of Lanterns in the Chinese Garden at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Upon our arrival, we’ll enjoy a guided tour of Montreal followed by a delicious dinner. Tonight, witness over a thousand traditional lanterns and dozens of enormous figures representing popular Chinese art. This will be a spectacular evening event to remember.

Celebration of the Opeongo Flaming Leaf September 25

Enjoy the history, culture and beauty of the Upper Ottawa Valley during the Celebration of the Flaming Leaf. Explore the Opeongo Trail traveling from Renfrew through many historical towns and charming communities making our way across to Barry’s Bay. We’ll make a stop at the Spectacle Lake Lodge for a delicious lunch. A truly relaxing and enjoyable day.

Fall Colours in the Pontiac & The Ottawa Valley October 1

You will be in awe as spectacular Fall Colours come ablaze as we travel up through the Ottawa Valley making a stop in Pembroke to view some of the exceptional hand-painted heritage murals. Our scenic travels continue crossing over into the Province of Quebec where we will arrive at North Fork for a delicious home-cooked lunch. Later our journey continues through the Pontiac region to the Coulonge Falls lookout to experience the fascinating history and breathtaking scenery surrounding the sights and sounds of whitewater roaring in a canyon formed of prehistoric rock.

Kawartha Lakes Fall Colour Cruise October 2

Fall foliage comes alive as you feast your eyes on a blanket of colour during our journey to the Land of the Shining Waters. Upon our arrival, in Peterborough, we’ll board the Liftlock Riverboat Cruise boat for a two hour journey along Little Lake, the Trent Severn Waterway and up through the world’s highest hydraulic Liftlock while enjoying a scrumptious traditional Thanksgiving lunch. Then, sit back and enjoy a trip down memory lane with a local musician. A day you will enjoy and truly deserve in the gateway to the Kawartha’s.

Fall Colours & Country Church Lunch October 2

Autumn is a glorious time of year to explore the countryside and the brilliant Fall Foliage. Today we travel west towards Kaladar, then north up past Bon Echo Provincial Park, to the village of Schutt where the ladies of the United Church have prepared a delicious traditional turkey lunch complete with all the trimmings. Following lunch, we’ll continue through many interesting villages and historical towns with a stop in Balderson Village for browsing before returning to Ottawa. A beautiful fall day in the country with great folk and home-cooked food. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701


One Day Tours Pumpkinferno

October 28 This afternoon we depart for the St. Lawrence Seaway arriving in Morrisburg at the McIntosh Country Inn for a delicious dinner. Then stroll through a hauntingly beautiful and spellbinding outdoor exhibit of close to 6,000 hand-carved pumpkins, set against a stirring night-time backdrop just inside the gates at the historic Upper Canada Village. Marvel at this eclectic display of scenes from exotic places and historic ages, meet up with forest animals and sea-born creatures, see story book heroes, mythical characters, cultural icons and more, all carved from pumpkins! This mesmerizing display of artist-inspired, glowing pumpkins is a not-to-be-missed event.

Chateau Montebello & Christmas Light Tour December 5 | December 12

Historical and beautiful Chateau Montebello awaits you for an elegant festively served dinner this evening. Following dinner we will return to Ottawa to view the 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.

Christmas Lights & Dinner December 11

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!

Alight at Night Festival - Upper Canada Village December 14 | December 21

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!

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Cost per person

108.

$

Transportation Admission Dinner All Taxes

Cost per person

144.

$

Transportation Dinner Light Tour All Taxes Cost per person

80.

$

Transportation Dinner Light Tour All Taxes Cost per person

112.

$

Transportation Dinner Admission Wagon Ride All Taxes

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The Curtain Calls Stirling Festival Theatre Cost per person

144.

$

Transportation | Lunch Show | All Taxes

Today we travel to Bay of Quinte Country and the charming village of Stirling known as, “The Little Village with the Big Heart.” A hot buffet lunch will be enjoyed at the historical Festival Theatre Hall before claiming our reserved seats for the matinee theatre performance. Great Balls of Fire | May 9

A blistering tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis and friends. Jerry Lee Lewis, became famous for his unique pianoslapping musical styles and controversial lifestyle. Joe Passion recreates the image and all the stage acrobatics which made Jerry Lee Lewis a one-of-a-kind performer!

Mixed Doubles | June 12

Mixed Doubles reviews all of your favourite duos in a Vaudevillian Style Show! Debbie and Dean masterfully weave the music, dance and comedy of Fred Astaire and Judy Garland, The Captain and Tenille, Simon and Garfunkle, Sonny and Cher, Lucy and Ethel, Scarlet and Rhett, Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr., Abbott and Costello and more, throughout this high energy show!

Grand Ole Opry Tribute | June 20

Enjoy a musical Tribute to Country Classics of yester-year with the music of Opry greats, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Buck Owens, Patsy Cline, George Jones, Dolly Parton and more!

Forever Plaid | July 18

Take a trip down Memory Lane in Plaid style. On the way to their first big gig in 1964, a vocal harmony group,“The Plaids”…Sparky, Jinx, Frankie, and Smudge, meet their untimely demise. The quartet of nerdy but sweet angels get one chance to come back and bop-shoobop their first and last concert! Featuring many hits such as Moments to Remember, Love is a Many Splendored Thing, Three Coins in the Fountain and Sixteen Tons this show will have you humming the tunes and falling in love with “The Plaids” as they fulfill their destiny!

You Give Me Fever - Starring the Famous Leisa Way | September 19

From her start with the Benny Goodman Orchestra, Peggy Lee dominated the Big Band world in the 40’s, conquered movies in the 50’s and was an Academy Award nominee whose career spanned 6 decades. She co-wrote her signature song, “Fever,” as well as the hits - It’s a Good Day, Manana, I Don’t Know Enough About You, I Love Being Here With You, Don’t Smoke in Bed, and the score to the Disney movie, “The Lady and The Tramp” which included the songs, We Are Siamese, and He’s a Tramp. She is famous for her renditions of Is That All There Is, and I’m a Woman. Her love life was as exciting as her career with men like Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant, Quincy Jones, Robert Preston, Paul McCartney, and Bing Crosby all falling at her feet.

Starlight & Swing | September 28

Swing is the thing with Canada’s longest-running big band! Swing and sway to the hits made famous by the Count, The Duke, Miller and Goodman. Wrap yourself in the unforgettable songs of Ol’ Blue Eyes, Ella and more. And it’s foot-stompin’ time when the “trad jazz” New Orleans’ horns move to centre stage! The Commodores’ Orchestra are kicking new life into the music of a bygone era!

Brilliantly Bacharach | October 3

Composer of over 70 top 40 songs, Burt Bacharach represents the music of a generation! Featuring a live on-stage band, Brilliantly Bacharach is the latest installment in Dean Hollin’s exciting Musical Biographies. With hits including Walk On By, Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head, Do You Know the Way to San Jose?, Alfie and What the World Needs Now is Love, this performance is packed with songs, stories and memories, promises to be nothing short of brilliant!

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Join us for an outstanding season of “Musicals and Comedies” that are sure to come alive from your reserved seat at some of the best theatres in the local area. A super day for the theatregoers! Please Reserve Early for all these popular paybill experiences.

Elvis – Gospel to Rock | October 29

Cost per person

The Legend in Black | November 1

Transportation | Lunch Show | All Taxes

Once again Stephen Kabakos is coming to Stirling with a fantastic show “Gospel to Rock.” Your favourite Elvis impersonator singing your favourite Elvis songs, what more can we say?

144.

$

Singer Bill Cayley is saying farewell to his Johnny Cash show so we knew you’d want to see him one more time! It must be an omen that someone born on the same birth date as Johnny Cash would someday be performing in the best tribute show to Johnny Cash on the planet. The addition of a June Carter-Cash character singing and “bonding” with Bill and the three piece back-up band that creates the quiet country feel that the Tennessee Trio produced over and over for Johnny Cash has put “The Legend In Black” a total cut above the rest. If you haven’t seen this show, now’s your chance!

Brockville Arts Centre Today we depart for the Merrickville to enjoy lunch in the charming Baldachin Inn before continuing on to Brockville for live theatre productions at the Brockville Arts Centre. Dirty Dishes | July 17

This sassy high energy roots trio, from Toronto, guarantee a toe-tapping good time! Tight three part harmonies, sing-a-longs, and a playful stage show are what these gals are all about. Covering everything from Dolly Parton to Joel Plaskett, their sound is a little bit country, a little bit bluegrass, gospel soul and pop. Their signature harmonies are just what the doctor ordered, uplifting and soulsoothing, and their back-up band are among Canada’s finest musicians! Don’t miss the chance to experience the joy that these Darlings of Delight are offering up! Country Bluegrass and Gospel with sweet harmonies and charm.

Cost per person

125.

$

Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes

Feelin Groovy | July 24

A musical and visual journey through the 60’s featuring the timeless classic hits of the decades most famous folk duo. A Tribute to the 60’s, and Simon and Garfunkel.

Everly Brothers Tribute | August 14

Jeffrey Scott and Bernie Jessome are by no means newcomers to the tribute industry. Both men had been doing their individual tribute acts (Jeff a tribute to Buddy Holly) and (Bernie a tribute to Roy Orbison) when they discovered their mutual love for the Everly Brothers. So, they decided to work on building a tribute to them. It has been several years now and their Everly Brothers Tribute Show has evolved into a very popular item in Canada as well as many other parts of the world. Don’t miss this tribute to one of music’s legendary duos.

Country Jukebox | August 21

From the star of Rhinestone Cowgirl and Sweet Dreams, don’t miss this tribute celebrating the greatest duets in Country Music. You will hear Loretta and Conway, Tammy and George, Johnny and June, Willie and Toby, Willie and Waylon, Kris and Rita, Tim and Faith, Lady Antebellum, Sugarland and many more.

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The Curtain Calls Cost per person

122.

$

Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes

1000 Islands Playhouse - Gananoque Today we depart for the quaint village of Gananoque situated by the Rivers Edge, amongst the beautiful 1000 Islands. We will stop at the lovely Glen House Resort overlooking the St. Lawrence Seaway for a delicious lunch. Then we will continue on to Gananoque to the Springer Theatre for a matinee performance. The 1000 Islands Playhouse is a favourite for many years and one of the most popular summer theatres located on the banks of the St. Lawrence Seaway. The Importance of Being Ernest | August 13

A pair of wealthy playboys lead double lives to escape the humdrum of polite society. But when they both start using the same alias to woo different ladies, hilarious chaos erupts! Considered the wittiest play in the English language. A sparkling classic comedy.

Waiting for the Parade | September 10

Set in the 1940s in Calgary, five women work for the war effort while their men are away. Tensions, secrets, hopes and dreams reveal the women’s inner-strength and heroism in one of our country’s most enduring and best-loved plays.

Educating Rita | October 8

A sassy hairdresser bursts into university night classes determined to change her life. Her disillusioned professor reluctantly agrees to help, soon learning that sometimes students are the best teachers. A play with big ideas and an even bigger heart; a theatrical gem!

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Upper Canada Playhouse - Morrisburg This morning we depart for Morrisburg to enjoy a delicious lunch at the McIntosh Country Inn before claiming our reserved seats for a live theatre matinee production at the charming and intimate Upper Canada Playhouse Theatre. Come along, and enjoy great food and delightful theatre.

Cost per person

122.

$

Transportation Lunch Show All Taxes

Lend me a Tenor | August 20

It’s September 1934 at the Cleveland Grand Opera and world famous, Tito Morelli, known as “Il Stupendo,” is to appear for one night only as Otello. Through a hilarious series of mishaps, he is given a double dose of tranquilizers and passes out. His pulse is so low that his manager Saunders and his assistant Max believe he’s dead. Saunders persuades Max to get into an Otello costume and fool the audience into thinking he’s Tito Morelli. When Morelli revives and gets into his other costume, there are now two Otellos running around in identical costumes and two women are running around in lingerie, each thinking she is with Il Stupendo! One of the classiest and funniest comedies ever written.

On a First Name Basis | September 17

This delightful play tells the story of a very successful, but cantankerous, novelist who suddenly discovers that he knows nothing about his maid of 28 years. She, on the other hand, knows absolutely everything about him! He makes it his mission to learn all he can about her. With revelations that are surprising, funny and extremely moving, this is a love story, a social commentary and a mystery wrapped in witty dialogue and vivid imagery

Memories of Rock & Roll | October 22

A musical ride back to the 50’s! Aaron Solomon, from Johnny & June, Wichita Lineman and Country Jukebox, leads a company of singers and an explosive 5-piece band in this incredible tribute with some insights about the birth of Rock and Roll seen through the eyes of famous disc jockey Alan Freed, played by Chris McHarge (Colonel Parker from Blue Suede Shoes). You’ll hear the music of such legendary artists as Chuck Berry, Ike Turner, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, Bill Haley & His Comets, Fats Domino, Chubby Checker, The Beatles and more.

Lights, Camera, Christmas! | December 3

Be part of the studio audience in this hilarious, heart-warming and musical story set around the making of a 1970’s TV Christmas Variety Show. But there’s trouble on the set. The show’s about to be cancelled. Star Gordie Roberts’ world is falling apart! His days as a TV crooner appear to be over, his loveable and wacky troupe of singers, actors, dancers, musicians and clowns are revolting and his girlfriend is feeling neglected. But through the bond of family and friends, Gordie discovers the meaning and magic of Christmas and that there’s more to the Holidays than making a buck. Reminiscent of classics like The Andy Williams Show, it’s a Holiday treat filled with music, dance, clowns, magic and your favourite Christmas tales and songs!

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Washington Cherry Blossoms 5 DAYS • April 10-14

Twin 792. Triple $720. Quad $699. Single $1027. $

Cost per person

Day 1: 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: Washington, DC

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 the Arlington Cemetery, the resting place of the Kennedy family. Following our tour we will check into the Marriott Hotel – Tysons Corners, Virginia, or similar, 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)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation in Chambersburg, PA • 2 Nights Accommodation in the Washington Outskirts of Virginia • 1 Night Accommodation in Lancaster, PA • 4 Breakfasts • 1 Dinner and Live Theatre Production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre • Full Day Guided Tour of Washington and area • Reserved Ticket to the Washington Cherry Blossom Parade • Leisure Time to visit the Smithsonian Institute Museum Complex • Tour of Gettysburg National Historic Battlefield Site and Museum • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Day 4: Gettysburg | Lancaster, PA

Following breakfast, we bid farewell to Washington and travel to Gettysburg for a guided tour of the National Historic Battlefield Site. We will enjoy a delicious dinner and the musical production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. We will overnight at the Heritage Inn in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. (B,D)

Day 5: 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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New York-New York

4 DAYS • April 18-21 | May 16-19 | June 13-16 | June 27-30 August 1-4 | August 29-September 1 | September 19-22 | October 10-13 November 7-10 | December 5-8 | December 30-January 2

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We’re leaving today! Don’t you want to be a part of it, New York, New York! Ottawa’s Deluxe Package Saves You Money and Offers Exceptional Value and Quality for a truly Fabulous New York Holiday Experience you’ll never forget! It will make you want to come back for more!

Twin $549. Triple $459. Quad $419. Single $825. Cost per person

Day 1: New York City | NJ Gateway

Evening will find you at the gateway of 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

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, One World Trade Centre Site, 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 of New York City. A morning shuttle into New York City and evening shuttle back to hotel will be provided.

Day 4: 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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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 one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Canadian Rockies Adventure Fly | Coach | Rail Independent Package

LOW SEASON

Twin $4639. Single $5674. HIGH SEASON

Twin 4995. Single $6690. $

Cost per person

Highlighting the Best of the West Calgary | Banff | Lake Louise | Vancouver | Victoria Departing Every Thursday | Sunday Come experience the most spectacular train trip in the world! Discover the famous Rockies in a way you’ll never forget. Witness beautiful cities, blue oceans, pristine lakes and towering mountains. Day 1: To Calgary, AB

Arrive in Calgary and spend the rest of the day independently sightseeing the “Stampede City.” Overnight in Calgary.

Day 2: Calgary to Lake Louise, AB with Summit Helicopter

Depart Calgary this morning for a full day tour. Journey to Kananaskis where you will enjoy the highlight of today, a 12 minute Summit Helicopter Tour (weather permitting) over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Continuing on to Banff for a sightseeing tour including Bow Falls, Lake Minnewanka, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos, a trip on the Banff Gondola is included. Overnight in Lake Louise at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

Day 3: Lake Louise to Banff, AB

A half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff. Overnight in Banff.

Day 4: Banff to Kamloops, BC

Today your rail excursion departs from the mountain town of Banff to Kamloops in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. Your journey offers a spectacular range of scenery as you travel between the high peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Today’s highlights include the Continental Divide, the Spiral Tunnels, the Kicking Horse Canyon, Rogers Pass, Craigellachie, and of course the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Overnight in Kamloops. (B,L)

Day 5: Kamloops to Vancouver, BC

Your journey continues west towards the Pacific Ocean and the coastal city of Vancouver. On today’s journey you will again see dramatic changes in scenery, from the desert-like environment of the interior, through winding river canyons and forests surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains to the lush green fields of the Fraser River Valley. Overnight in Vancouver. (B,L)

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9 DAYS • Low Season – April 20-May 26

High Season – May 29-September 25

Day 6: Vancouver, BC

Enjoy a six hour sightseeing tour of Vancouvers North Shore. Next visit Grouse Mountain (Gondola admission included), the peak of Vancouver, and take in breathtaking views of the city, ocean, and surrounding mountains. Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 7: Vancouver, BC to Victoria, BC

Today a full day tour takes you to Victoria. Among the highlights are a BC Ferries trip through the picturesque Gulf Islands, and a visit to the world-renowned Butchart Gardens. Overnight in Victoria.

Day 8: Victoria, BC to Vancouver, BC

Spend the morning exploring Victoria at your leisure. This afternoon indulge in a traditional afternoon tea at The Fairmont Empress Hotel, featuring gourmet sandwiches, special tea blends and freshly baked scones. After tea, a motorcoach and BC Ferry takes you back to Vancouver. Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 9: Vancouver, BC | Ottawa, ON

Your tour ends with check out from your Vancouver hotel. Board your return flight for Ottawa.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Return Airfare Ottawa/CalgaryVancouver/Ottawa • Return Transfer from your home in Ottawa to the Ottawa Airport • 8 Nights Accommodation • 2 Day Rail Adventure Redleaf Service • 2 Breakfasts • 2 Lunches • Tour to Lake Louise, including Banff Tour, Banff Gondola • Yoho Park Tour • Transfer to Banff • Sightseeing Tour of Vancouver • Tour of Victoria, including Butchart Gardens • Coach and ferry transfer to Vancouver • Rail Station transfers in Banff, Kamloops and Vancouver • Taxi transfers in Victoria and Vancouver • Luggage handling • All Taxes Not Included: • Transfers from Calgary Airport or to Vancouver Airport This tour is operated in conjunction with Rocky Mountaineer Vacations.

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Atlantic City 4 DAYS • May 5-8 | June 3-6 | September 2-5 | October 7-10

May | June September | October

Twin $494. Triple $488. Quad $485. Single $695. November

Twin $445. Triple $440. Quad $438. Single $598. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation at the Bally’s Atlantic City Hotel • $75 US Casino Bonus (Valid for Slot Play or Meals) • Excursions to the Hamilton Place Mall, Victorian Cape May or Philadelphia (minimum numbers required) • Tax Free Outlet Shopping • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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November 4-7

More than just a gaming destination, America’s favourite playground offers The Beach, The Famous Boardwalk, Live Shows and Tax Free Outlet Shopping. Day 1: 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 on the famous boardwalk at Bally`s Atlantic City Hotel, right in the centre of the action and within walking distance to The Walk Outlet Mall for shopping. A Casino Bonus will be included with this tour. (Bonus amount subject to change by the casino)

Day 2 & Day 3: Atlantic City, NJ

Though you are free to “Challenge Lady Luck” in the dazzling casinos or take in a first-class 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 or Philadelphia (subject to minimum numbers).

Day 4: Ottawa, ON

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

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Syracuse, Waterloo Outlets & Watertown Shopping 3 DAYS • May 17-19 | November 7-9 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: Syracuse | Waterloo, NY

Depart Ottawa for Syracuse arriving at approximately noon. The afternoon will be spent shopping at Destiny USA before continuing onto Waterloo for the next two nights at the Holiday Inn. Enjoy a leisurely evening dining with your friends.

Day 2: Waterloo, NY

Enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at the hotel. Today it’s Shop ‘til You Drop all day at the Waterloo Premium Outlet Mall. (B)

Day 3: Watertown, NY | Ottawa, ON

After breakfast we depart for Ottawa making a stop in Watertown. Enjoy time at the Salmon Run Mall and Hannafords Grocery Store for those last minute bargains. A stop will be made at the Duty Free Store before crossing back into Canada. This is truly a “Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” Shopping Weekend Getaway. (B)

May

Twin $399. Triple $339. Quad $309. Single $579. November

Twin $359. Triple $325. Quad $298. Single $499. Cost per person

A Valid Passport is required.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • Shopping at Destiny USA, Waterloo Premium Outlets and the Salmon Run Mall • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Country Music Capitals 10 DAYS • April 26-May 5 | September 6-15 Featuring Five Live Shows and More!

Twin 1869. Triple $1689. Quad $1595. Single $2539. $

Cost per person

Day 1: 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: 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, Missouri or similar. (B)

Day 3: 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 Hilton’s of Branson at Branson Landing, or similar. Unpack, relax and prepare for Country Music excitement in North America’s number one entertainment destination. Enjoy a fabulous dinner and the Dutton Family Show this evening in Branson. (B,D)

Day 4 & 5: Branson, MO

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

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

Each day you will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and fabulous dinners at local restaurants. During our visit we’ll be touring 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, Hughes Brothers, Shoji Tabuchi and the Presley’s Country Jubilee. (B,D Daily)

Day 6: Memphis, TN

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

Day 7: Nashville, TN

This morning, following breakfast, we will tour Graceland, 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 a 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: Troy, MI

Enjoy a full breakfast prior to continuing our journey to Troy, Michigan for our overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites. (B)

Day 10: 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.

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Pennsylvania Amish Country

4 DAYS • May 1-4 | September 4-7 | October 15-18 Day 1: 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 clip-clopping down the 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)

Twin $734. Triple $669. Quad $639. Single $986. Cost per person

Day 2: Amish Country, Strasburg and Lancaster, PA

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 the shops of Lancaster’s simple pleasures, before returning to the hotel. Tonight join us for a fabulous dinner and the live musical production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” (May), “Hairspray” (September) or “Crazy for You” (October) 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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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Full Buffet Breakfasts • 1 Lunch - Amish Style • 2 Dinners • Amish Countryside Tour • Admission to an Amish Homestead • Visit to Hershey • Excursion aboard the Strasburg Railway • Dutch Apple Theatre Production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” (May), “Hairspray” (September) or “Crazy for You” (October) • Time for Shopping at The Tanger Outlet Mall and Kitchen Kettle Village • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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North Conway Shopping 3 DAYS • May 2-4 | November 7-9

May

Twin 336. Triple $295. Quad $266. Single $476. $

November

Twin $374. Triple $325. Quad $299. Single $545. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

Day 1: 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, or similar, 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. A shuttle service will be provided throughout the day to JC Penny’s, LL Bean, Walmart, The Christmas Tree Shop and more. (B)

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 Weekend Getaway. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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

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Cape Cod & Boston 5 DAYS • May 5-9 | September 2-6 Day 1: 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 (May) and the Hyannis Harbor Hotel (September). (D)

Day 2: Provincetown, MA

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)

May

Twin $859. Triple $819. Quad $795. Single $1068. September

Twin $898. Triple $834. Quad $805. Single $1156. Cost per person

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 the 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: 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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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

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

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Turning Stone Casino 3 DAYS • May 7-9 | November 4-6

May

Twin 475. Triple $414. Quad N/A Single $689. $

November

Twin 407. Triple $366. Quad N/A Single $562. $

Cost per person

Day 1: Verona, NY

Today we depart Ottawa traveling through Upper State New York enroute to the Turning Stone Casino for the next two evenings. The Turning Stone offers a resort atmosphere with 2300 of the newest Gaming Machines, a State-of-the-Art Bingo Hall, Twenty Restaurants and a variety of Retail Shops. Unpack, relax and let the ultimate in gaming begin. A Casino Free Play will be included with this tour. (Free Play amount subject to change by the casino)

Day 2: Verona | Syracuse, NY

Though you are free to “Challenge Lady Luck” in the dazzling casinos or take in a first-class stage show, you are welcome to join us as we leave the resort for an optional shopping excursion to Destiny USA in Syracuse. (Subject to minimum numbers) (B)

Day 3: Watertown, NY | Ottawa, ON

We depart early this morning for Ottawa making as stop in Watertown for shopping before continuing on to Ottawa. (B) This tour is restricted to persons 21 years and older.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

A Valid Passport is required.

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation at the Turning Stone Resort Tower • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 1 $15 Meal Credit • $80 US Casino Free Play • Optional Shopping Excursion to Destiny USA in Syracuse • Time for Shopping in Watertown • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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New Orleans & Memphis

10 DAYS • May 9-18

Day 1: 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: Chattanooga, TN

Following breakfast at the hotel, our journey continues through the Kentucky Blue Grass State and into the southeast mountains of Tennessee enroute to Chattanooga, Tennessee. Overnight at the Doubletree Hotel or similar. (B)

Day 3: New Orleans, LA

Twin $1755. Triple $1533. Quad $1405. Single $2564. Cost per person

After breakfast this morning we depart for the “Birth Place of Jazz” and one of the world’s most fascinating cities, New Orleans. Steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it is home to a truly unique melting pot of culture, food and music. Unpack, relax and let the fun begin. We will overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites for the next three nights. (B)

Day 4: New Orleans, LA

Today we will depart with a local guide for an informative three hour Sightseeing Tour of this historical and cultural city. The rest of the afternoon is yours to explore and shop in the French Market area. (B)

Day 5: New Orleans, LA

Today, following breakfast, we depart for Oak Alley Plantation for a historical tour of an authentic Southern Plantation. This afternoon we will experience the thrill and excitement of a Swamp Tour adventure. It’s no secret that much of New Orleans is reclaimed swamp land, and with that comes estuaries, egrets and alligators. Tonight we will board the Mississippi Steamboat for a Sightseeing Dinner and Jazz Cruise on the Mighty Mississippi. (B,D)

Day 6: Frogmore, LA | Natchez, MS

After breakfast we will travel to the 1800 acre Frogmore Cotton Plantation. Frogmore has 18 restored antebellum structures that date from the early 1800’s. Along with the history of the early Natchez planters and their slaves, the tour includes a rare Smithsonian quality Steam Cotton Gin. Come experience the hand picking of old, and the life of slaves and sharecroppers through the 1960’s. Overnight at the Hampton Inn & Suites in Natchez, Mississippi. (B)

Day 7: Memphis, TN

Today we depart for Memphis, the “Birth Place of the Blues,” which is celebrating over 50 years of Rock n’ Roll. We will tour Graceland, home of the late Elvis Presley, who is still the undisputed King of Rock n’ Roll. Overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites - Memphis, Tennessee. (B)

Day 8: Louisville, KY

After breakfast our travels continue up to Louisville, Kentucky, home of the Kentucky Derby. Overnight at the Drury Inn Suites. (B)

Day 9: Troy, MI

Enjoy a breakfast this morning before we depart for the Kentucky Derby Museum, for a tour. Then we will continue our journey to Troy, Michigan for our overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites. (B)

Day 10: Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, we depart for Ottawa reminiscing about our Southern Bayou Adventure. We will stop briefly at the Duty Free Store before crossing into Canada. Early evening arrival in Ottawa. (B) A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation in Perrysburg, Ohio • 1 Night Accommodation in Chattanooga, Tennessee • 3 Nights Accommodation in New Orleans, Louisiana • 1 Night Accommodation in Natchez, Mississippi • 1 Night Accommodation in Memphis, Tennessee • 1 Night Accommodation in Louisville, Kentucky • 1 Night Accommodation in Troy, Michigan • 9 Breakfasts • 1 Dinner Cruise • Guided Tour of New Orleans • Oak Alley Plantation Tour • Swamp Tour • Frogmore Cotton Plantation Tour • Platinum Tour of Graceland • Kentucky Derby Museum Tour • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Boston Weekender 4 DAYS • May 9-12 | August 29-September 1 | October 10-13

Twin 572. Triple $475. Quad $427. Single $863. $

Cost per person

Day 1: Boston | Quincy, MA

We depart today for Boston, commonly known as “Bean Town.” Your home for the next three nights will be at the Deluxe First Class, Full Service, Boston Marriott Quincy Hotel, located only a short drive from downtown Boston.

Day 2: Boston, MA

A four hour Guided Tour this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this Magnificent City. We will view many historical and cultural landmarks, including the Freedom Trail, the Boston Common and Public Gardens, “Cheers,” Fanieul Hall, the USS Constitution, Beacon Hill, The Back Bay, Quincy Market, as well as many other places of interest. Whether it is shopping, sightseeing, visiting a museum or an attraction, the rest of the day is free to spend your way. An evening shuttle will be provided back to the hotel.

Day 3: Boston, MA

Today you may take advantage of a free day to explore the sights and treasures of Boston. A morning shuttle into Boston, with drop offs at some the local areas of interest, will be made. An evening shuttle back to hotel will be provided.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 4 Hour Guided Tour of Boston • Shuttle on Day 2 and Day 3 will be provided to/from Boston • Unlimited Fun and Excitement • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Day 4: Ottawa, ON

This morning we bid farewell to “Boston” 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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Branson & the Ozarks 9 DAYS • May 17-25 | October 18-26 A Live Entertainment Extravaganza featuring 5 Live Shows and More!

Day 1: 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: St. Louis | Fenton, MO

Following a deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel, we continue 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)

Day 3: 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 four nights at the Hilton’s of Branson at Branson Landing. Tonight join your traveling companions for a delicious buffet dinner at the Golden Corral and then we are off to see the Dutton Family Show. (B,D)

Day 4: Branson, MO

Today, following breakfast, we’ll tour Branson and the Ozarks with a local guide. Tonight we will enjoy a fabulous dinner before claiming our reserved seats for the original Live Music and Country Show at 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

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. Tonight, enjoy elegant dining and a show, celebrating the memorable moments in music. (B,D)

Day 6: Branson, MO

This morning we depart for the Doug Gabriel Morning Show. Enjoy a leisurely afternoon of waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment adventures at Branson Landing. 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 7: St. Louis | Fenton, MO

Following breakfast, we depart for the Tanger Outlet Mall for some shopping. 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 8: Troy, MI

Enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast prior to continuing our return journey to Troy, Michigan. Overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites. (B)

Day 9: Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, depart for Ottawa, stopping briefly at the Duty Free Shop, before crossing into Ontario. (B)

May

Twin 1552. Triple $1429. Quad $1366. Single $1992. $

October

Twin $1562. Triple $1440. Quad $1377. Single $1999. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation in Perrysburg • 2 Nights Accommodation in St. Louis/Fenton • 4 Nights Accommodation in Branson • 1 Night Accommodation in Troy • 8 Breakfasts • 4 Dinners • 5 Live Shows • Branson Belle Showboat Cruise • 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 one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

(Order of entertainment may be inter-changed based on availability and schedule) A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

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Niagara Falls • Niagara-on-the-Lake & Toronto 3 DAYS • May 17-19 | July 19-21 | August 9-11

May | September October

Twin $498. Triple $458. Quad $450. Single $624.

July | August

Twin $549. Triple $495. Quad $479. Single $719. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 1 Continental Breakfast at the hotel • 1 Buffet Breakfast at Betty’s Restaurant • 1 Dinner • Admission to the Imax Theatre Presentation • Guided Tours of Niagara Falls and Toronto • Visit to Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara River Parkway and the Floral Clock • Hornblower Niagara Cruise • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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September 19-21 | October 12-14

Day 1: 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 Days Inn near the Falls, 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 Restaurant. 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 continental 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 the charming village of 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 “Hornblower” Niagara to the base of the Falls. Tonight, stroll from your central location along Clifton Hill to the Falls, enjoy dinner, view the nightly illumination of the Falls or Challenge Your Luck at one of Niagara’s Casinos. (B)

Day 3: Toronto to Ottawa, ON

We will enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at Betty’s Restaurant before 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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Casino Niagara 3 DAYS • May 17-19 | July 19-21 | August 9-11

September 19-21 | October 12-14

Day 1: To Niagara Falls, ON

Come join us as we travel to “Casino Niagara” located on a stunningly landscaped property overlooking one of the most famous views in the world - the Horseshoe Falls and the American Falls. We will overnight the next two nights at the Days Inn near the Falls, or similar.

Day 2: Niagara Falls, ON

Enjoy a continental breakfast at the hotel before you venture out to “Challenge Your Luck” at the Niagara Falls casinos. The hotel is within a short walk to both casinos. (B)

Day 3: Toronto to Ottawa, ON

We will enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at Betty’s Restaurant before we depart with many fond memories of the Niagara Region. Upon our arrival we’ll enjoy a guided tour to view the sites, for which the city has become so famous, before returning to Ottawa. (B) This tour is restricted to persons 19 years and older.

May | September October

Twin $448. Triple $420. Quad $416. Single $549.

July | August

Twin $499. Triple $459. Quad $439. Single $679. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 1 Continental Breakfast at the hotel • 1 Buffet Breakfast at Betty’s Restaurant • Unlimited Gaming Action • Sightseeing Tour of Toronto • Bellman’s gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Niagara Falls & Marineland

3 DAYS • May 17-19 | July 19-21 | August 9-11

May | September October

Twin $498. Triple $458. Quad $450. Single $624.

July | August

Twin $549. Triple $495. Quad $479. Single $719. Cost per person

September 19-21 | October 12-14

Day 1: To Niagara Falls, ON

Bring the family to experience one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Niagara Falls. Enjoy the spectacular scenery as we make our way to the Days Inn near the Falls, or similar, where we will spend the next two nights.

Day 2: Niagara Falls, ON

Enjoy a continental breakfast at the hotel prior to boarding our coach for a morning tour of Niagara and the area. The Mighty Falls themselves have captivated vacationers for centuries. During the tour you’ll arrive at Marineland, a beautifully landscaped Theme Park, Celebrating 50 Years, where you can enjoy spectacular marine shows, unique wildlife displays and exciting amusement rides. Your evening will be free to enjoy the amenities of the hotel. Take advantage of your central location to wander along Clifton Hill or stroll to the Falls to enjoy the nightly illumination. (B)

Day 3: Toronto to Ottawa, ON

We will enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at Betty’s Restaurant before 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)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 1 Continental Breakfast at the hotel • 1 Buffet Breakfast at Betty’s Restaurant • Guided Tour of Niagara Falls and Toronto • Admission to Marineland • Bellman’s gratuities for one 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 26-29 | November 3-6 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: 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!

Twin $557. Triple $519. Quad N/A Single $776. Cost per person

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).

Day 4: 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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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 • $30.00 Slot Play • 20% Discount on Foxwoods Shops with a $25.00 minimum purchase • Souvenir Gift • Excursion to Olde Mistick Village and the Mohegan Sun Casino (minimum numbers required) • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Charming Quebec City 3 DAYS • May 30-June 1 | June 28-30 | August 8-10

Twin 488. Triple $445. Quad $424. Single $649. $

Cost per person

August 30-September 1 | October 5-7

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: 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.

Day 2: Quebec City and Area, PQ

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 for Shopping in the French Quarter • Visit to Shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre, Montmorency Falls, and the Copper Museum • Tour and Tasting at a local Vineyard • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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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, the Copper Museum and a Tour and Tasting at a local Vineyard. 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: 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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Senior's Extravaganza 3 DAYS • June 6-8 The Geritol Follies, The Shaw Festival and The Famous People Players Don’t look any farther if you enjoy Live Entertainment! Day 1: Oakville | Hamilton, ON

All aboard, we’re Southwestern Ontario bound, your home away from home, for the next two nights. With a mid-afternoon arrival at the Holiday Inn Oakville, or similar, you’ll have time to freshen up before enjoying dinner with your traveling companions. Tonight we are off to the McIntyre Performing Arts Centre to experience the live production 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)

Twin $637. Triple $605. Quad $598. Single $795. Cost per person

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 town of Niagara-on-theLake. This evening we’ll claim our reserved seats at the Shaw Festival’s Royal George Theatre for the production of “Arms and the Man.” (B)

Day 3: 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)

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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 of the Geritol Follies • Reserved seat to the evening performance of “Arms and the Man” at the Shaw Festival’s Royal George Theatre • Reserved seat to the matinee Black Light Theatre performance by the Famous People Players • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Newfoundland & Labrador Twin 3635. Triple $3333. Quad $3190. Single $4693. $

Cost per person

This comprehensive tour features the best of “the Far East of the Western World.” Travel from the northernmost tip of the island of Newfoundland to the most easterly point in North America through national parks - including Gros Morne, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Learn of ancient peoples the Maritime Archaic, Vikings, and Basques - as you travel to coastal fishing communities to meet the friendly and hospitable people of today. Boat tours provide the opportunity to see whales, thousands of seabirds, and, depending on the time of the year, icebergs! Sample local food and drink to become an honorary “Newfoundlander.” Day 1: Arrive Halifax, NS

Arrive in Halifax and check in at a lovely downtown Halifax Hotel for the night. This evening meet your fellow travelers and your Tour Director at a Welcome Reception.

Day 2: Halifax, NS | Port-aux-Basques, NL

Travel via Truro and Antigonish to cross over the Canso Causeway to Cape Breton Island. At North Sydney, board a Marine Atlantic ferry for a relaxing crossing to Port aux Basques, your port of entry on the island of Newfoundland. An overnight Ferry Crossing may be necessary on some dates in which there will be cabin accommodation. (CB,L)

Day 3: Port-aux-Basques, NL | Port au Choix, LB

Drive through the Codroy Valley and on to Corner Brook, the largest city on the west coast, for a brief tour. Your journey continues through Gros Morne National Park (to be enjoyed later on during your tour) to the fishing community of Port au Choix, where we will overnight. (B,L,D)

Day 4: Port au Choix, LB | L’Anse au Clair, NL

Board the ferry from St. Barbe to cross the Strait of Belle Isle to Labrador. Continue to Red Bay National Historic Site where the Basques had a whaling station in the 16th century. Spend the night in Labrador. (B,D)

Day 5: L’Anse au Clair | St. Anthony, NL

Return to Newfoundland and travel to L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, the first cultural discovery in the world to receive recognition as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hear of the Vikings who walked here over a thousand years ago. (B,D)

Day 6: St. Anthony | Cow Head, NL

Enjoy a morning Whale Watching boat tour in St. Anthony (weather permitting) before traveling to Cow Head for a two night stay. (B,D) (June and early July are the best time to see Titanic-size icebergs!)

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13 DAYS • June 6-18 | June 20-July 2 | July 4-16 | July 18-30

August 1-13 | August 15-27 | August 29-September 10

September 12-24

Day 7: Gros Morne Local Touring, NL

Discover why Gros Morne National Park is truly one of the highlights of your tour. Visit the Broom Point Fishing Exhibit and the Lobster Cove Lighthouse. Enjoy a scenic boat tour (weather permitting) as you learn the geology of the Tablelands. See the whales and bald eagles that frequent the deep waters of the fjord, and hear the history of the small villages nestled on the shores. It is an unforgettable experience; some say the scenery is unequal in eastern Canada. (B,Box L,D)

Day 8: Cow Head | Gander, NL

Have your camera ready as your time in Gros Morne National Park draws to a close. Later travel through central Newfoundland and visit the Mary March Regional Museum in Grand Falls-Windsor before arriving in Gander where you spend two nights. (B,D)

Day 9: Twillingate Touring, NL

A scenic drive along the rocky coast of Notre Dame Bay leads to the beautiful outport of Twillingate. At the tip of the island, visit Long Point Lighthouse and the local co-op. Return to Gander to visit the North Atlantic Aviation Museum. (B,L,D)

Day 10: Gander | Clarenville, NL

Head out on the Trans-Canada Highway to visit Terra Nova National Park, the most easterly of Canada’s beautiful national parks. Keep your camera close at hand for wildlife along the way. Learn about the hard life of the light keepers at Cape Bonavista Lighthouse Provincial Historic Site. This afternoon stroll through the lanes of charming Trinity and see several buildings including a typical early 20th century rural merchant’s house and a counting house. Arrive at your Clarenville hotel for the night. (B,L)

Day 11: Clarenville-St. Johns, NL

In Brigus, visit Hawthorne Cottage National Historic Site and learn about the adventures of world famous explorer Captain Bob Bartlett. Continue to Bay Bulls for one of the highlights of your trip, a boat tour to the Witless Bay Bird Sanctuary (weather permitting). Later visit the most easterly point in North America, Cape Spear National Historic Site before returning to St. John’s for a two night stay. (B,D)

Day 12: St. John’s Touring, NL

This morning, enjoy an intriguing tour of this old seaport - St. John’s. See the Victorian architecture of the downtown area, the busy modern waterfront, the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Confederation Building, and the panoramic view from Signal Hill. The remainder of the day is free to explore on your own. (B)

Day 13: Depart St. John’s, NL to Ottawa, ON Transfer to the Airport for your return flight to Ottawa.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach from Halifax to St. John’s • Return Airport Transfer from your home in Ottawa to Ottawa Airport (out of town pickup may be available at an additional charge) • Return Airport Transfer from Halifax Airport to Halifax Hotel and from St. John’s Hotel to St. John’s Airport • 12 Nights Accommodation • 11 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 8 Dinners • Guided Tour of Corner Brook • Gros Morne National Park UNESCO World Heritage Site • Lobster Cove Lighthouse • Strait of Belle Isle Ferry to/from Labrador • Red Bay (Labrador) National Historic Site • L’Anse Aux Meadows UNESCO World Heritage Site • Grenfell Historic Properties • Scenic Boat Tour in Gros Morne • Whale Watching Boat Tour • Mary March Museum • North Atlantic Aviation Museum • Twillingate • Long Point Lighthouse and the local co-op • Terra Nova National Park • Bonavista and Trinity • Guided tour of St. John’s • Signal Hill National Historic Park • Cape Spear National Historic Park • Sea Bird Watching Boat Tour • “Screeching In” Ceremony • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Escorted from Halifax • All Taxes Not Included: • Transportation Ottawa/Halifax and St. John’s/Ottawa - Best available airfares or rail fares can be arranged at time of booking. This tour is operated in conjunction with Atlantic Tours.

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Atlantic Maritimes Twin 4147. Triple $3858. Quad N/A Single $5348. $

Cost per person

Fresh salt air, sandy beaches, rocky coves, cosmopolitan cities, remote lighthouses, rich history, warm hospitality, rustic fishing villages, succulent seafood, unspoiled nature, varied activities, first-rate facilities and travel routes...all of these things, and more make Canada’s Maritime Provinces one of the world’s most popular destinations. Get a taste of the Maritimes on this delightful tour of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Day 1: Arrive Halifax, NS

Arrive in Halifax, Nova Scotia and check in to your accommodations for a two night stay. Your lovely hotel is ideally located in the downtown core. This evening enjoy a Welcome Reception to meet your Tour Director and fellow travelers.

Day 2: Moncton, NB

Explore the Bay of Fundy and learn about the world’s highest tides as we meander its colourful coastline to New Brunswick’s bilingual city of Moncton. Enroute, explore the Joggins Fossil Cliffs, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See magnificently exposed layers of rock revealing the world’s most complete fossil record of life in the “Coal Age” of 300 millioin years ago. After crossing into New Brunswick, a unforgettable culinary experience awaits as we cruise the warm waters of Shediac Bay aboard a lobster boat. Learn about the fishing industry and savour a delicious supper. Arrive in Moncton for the night. (B,L,D)

Day 3: Moncton to Saint John, NB

Experience a true natural wonder this morning as we visit the Hopewell Rocks on the coast of the Bay of Fundy. Marvel at these massive flower-pot shape formations sculpted by the highest tides on the planet. Travel through Fundy National Park on to Canada’s first incorporated city, Saint John, on the southern New Brunswick coast. Enjoy a city tour, including the Reversing Falls before we check into our accommodations for the next two nights. (B,L,D)

Day 4: St. Andrews-By-The-Sea, NB

Enjoy a day trip to picturesque St. Andrews-By-The-Sea where the quaint charm of this coastal town is sure to captivate. After a Whale Watching boat tour (weather permitting), the afternoon is yours to experience the friendly people, beautiful architecture, and rich marine life of this seaside gem at your own pace. (B,L)

Day 5: Saint John to Digby, NS

Enjoy free time in Saint John this morning before we ferry back to Nova Scotia. Be on the lookout for whales as we cross the Bay of Fundy. Arrive in Digby, the scallop capital of the world where fresh sea air and passionate Acadian culture combine to form an enchanting and historically rich town. We overnight at the Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa overlooking the Annapolis Basin on the Bay of Fundy. (B,D)

Day 6: Digby to Halifax, NS

Travel the lush Annapolis Valley and learn about the French Acadians who established their first settlement in the early 1600’s. Visit Grand Pre National Historic Site where fact and fiction blend to reveal the romance of the Land of Evangeline. Visit a local winery for a tour and tasting before arriving in Halifax for the evening. (B)

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13 DAYS • June 10-22 | June 24-July 6 | July 8-20 | July 15-27

July 22-August 3 | August 5-17 | August 19-31

September 2-14 | September 16-28 | September 30-October 12

Day 7: Halifax to Oak Island, NS

Discover the rustic charm of the famous fishing village of Peggy’s Cove. Next, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Town of Lunenburg. Take a walking tour to fully experience one of the most remarkably preserved colonial settlements in the New World, and visit the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic to learn about the town’s famous seafaring heritage. We are then off to postcard-perfect Mahone Bay where a trinity of 19th century-built churches represents an iconic cultural landscape of Nova Scotia. Enjoy some free time to stroll through the town and chat with the welcoming locals who have been known to share superstitions, legends and fables that date back to the rum-running days. Arrive in Western Shore for the night and learn of legendary Oak Island, home of the world’s longest running hunt for lost treasure. We overnight at a peaceful and serene ocean-side resort overlooking Mahone Bay and Oak Island. (B,D)

Day 8: Oak Island, NS to Charlottetown, PEI

Once only accessible by ferry, to we arrive on Prince Edward Island via the Confederation Bridge, the world’s longest continuous multi-span bridge. Enroute learn about Mi’kmaq culture at the Glooscap Heritage Centre and Mi’kmaq Museum. Experience true Maritime hospitality this evening at a traditional Prince Edward Island lobster supper before checking into our accommodation for the next two evenings. (B,D)

Day 9: Prince Edward Island Touring

Enjoy a free morning in Charlottetown, Canada’s birthplace or join a walking tour of the city. This afternoon drive by red cliffs, white beaches, gently sloping sand dunes and green fields as you make your way to Prince Edward Island National Park. Before returning to Charlottetown, visit Green Gables Heritage Site, the alluring inspiration of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic Anne of Green Gables books. Take in a theatre performance this evening by local entertainers at the Confederation Centre for the Arts. A substitution activity may be necessary due to the theatre schedule. (B,L)

Day 10: Charlottetown to Baddeck, NS

Ferry over the Northumberland Strait back to Nova Scotia and proceed to Cape Breton Island, the Scotland of North America, via the Canso Causeway. Visit the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site in Baddeck to learn of the many accomplishments of this genius who made his home on the Island. Arrive at our accommodations on the Bras d’Or Lake where we will spend the next two nights. (B,D)

Day 11: Cabot Trail Touring, NS

You’re off to experience one of the prettiest drives in North America, the Cabot Trail. Cape Breton Highlands National Park is next, as you wind along this ribbon of highway, where the mountains meet the sea. The vistas abound as you travel over the flattopped mountains. Enjoy a whale watching boat tour (weather permitting). (B,Picnic L,D)

Day 12: Baddeck - Halifax, NS

The Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site awaits you. This reconstruction recreates one-fifth of the town of 1744. Words will not do justice to the scope of this tribute to New France. Roam the streets talking with some of the costumed guides who remain in character, or sample the sustenance of the era. Your tour continues along the shores of Bras d’Or to the mainland to Halifax for the last evening. (B)

Day 13: Ottawa, ON

Depart Halifax for Ottawa. (B) Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach from Halifax • Return Airport Transfer from your home in Ottawa to Ottawa Airport (out of town pickup may be available at an additional charge) • Return Airport Transfer from Halifax Airport to Halifax Hotel • 3 Nights Accommodation in Halifax • 1 Night Accommodation in Moncton • 2 Nights Accommodation in Saint John • 1 Night Accommodation Annapolis Valley • 1 Night Accommodation in Oak Island • 2 Nights Accommodation in Charlottetown • 2 Nights Accommodation in Baddeck • 12 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 7 Dinners (including Lobster Dinner Cruise) • Welcome Reception • Joggins Fossel Cliffs UNESCO World Heritage Site • Hopewell Rocks Ocean Tidal Exploration • Fundy National Park • Saint John City Tour including the Reversing Falls • Visit to St. Andrew’s By-The-Sea • Ferry from New Brunswick to Nova Scotia • Grand Pre National Historic Site • Annapolis Valley Winery Tour and Tasting • Peggy’s Cove • Lunenburg UNESCO World Heritage Site • Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic • Gooscap Heritage Centre and Mi’kmaq Museum • Ferry from Prince Edward Island to Nova Scotia • Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site • World Famous Cabot Trail • Cape Breton Highlands National Park • Fortress of Louisbourg • Escorted from Halifax by Atlantic Tours • All Taxes

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Princess of Wales Theatre interior. Photo by Evan Dion

Twin 418. Triple $405. Quad $385. Single $516. $

Cost per person

Toronto Broadway Theatre 2 DAYS • June 8-9 | October 4-5 Day 1: Toronto, ON

All aboard for a live Broadway Theatre excursion of a lifetime. Upon our arrival we will check into the Delta Hotel Toronto East, or similar. Tonight enjoy the production of Disney’s “The Lion King” (June) or “The Book of Mormon” (October) at the historical Princess of Wales Theatre.

Day 2: Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning at the hotel. Then we will depart for shopping at the Toronto Premium Outlets before returning to Ottawa. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation • 1 Buffet Breakfast • Reserved Orchestra ticket to “The Lion King” or “The Book of Mormon” • Shopping at Toronto Premium Outlet Mall • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

Jelani Remy as “Simba” and the ensemble in “He Lives in You” from THE LION KING National Tour. ©Disney. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus.

THE BOOK OF MORMON First National Tour Company (c) Joan Marcus, 2013

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Niagara Wine Country Vintages & Culinary Delights 3 DAYS • June 27-29 | September 12-14 Get Your Friends Together and Come Along on our Sip and Savour Weekend Getaway to Relax, Unwind and Rejuvenate. Day 1: 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 elegantly 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 $595. Triple $564. Quad $549. Single $717. 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 Canadian Food and Wine Institute. Your knowledgeable guide will lead you through a Tasting and Sensory lesson while you sample VQA wines. Then enjoy leisure time to wander and browse in the boutiques in the charming town of Niagara-onthe-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 Canadian Food and Wine Institute, HIllebrand Estates Winery and Waupoos Estate Wineries • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Nashville & The Opryland Resort Hotel 6 DAYS • July 2-7 | October 8-13

July

Twin $1169. Triple $1079. Quad $1015. Single $1619. October

Twin $1199. Triple $1119. Quad $1049. Single $1659. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 5 Nights Accommodation • 2 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts enroute • 1 Lunch aboard the General Jackson Showboat (July) or 1 Dinner aboard the General Jackson Showboat (October) • 1 Dinner and Line Dancing at the Wildhorse Saloon • Guided Tour of Nashville • Admission to the Ryman Museum • Reserved ticket to the Grand Ole Opry • Backstage Tour of the Grand Ole Opry • General Jackson Showboat Cruise • Admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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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 heels and reserve early for this fabulous Country Music Extravaganza! Day 1: 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: Nashville, TN

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 and dinner 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. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Tonight, we’ll enjoy dinner and line dancing at the World Famous Wildhorse Saloon. (D)

Day 4: Nashville, TN

Enjoy a leisurely morning visiting 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 will be attending a 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: Troy, MI

Retracing our journey, we depart for Troy, Michigan where we will overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites.

Day 6: 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 based on availability and schedule) A Valid Passport is required. *October tour will have a Dinner Cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat on Day 2 instead of a Luncheon Cruise on Day 4.

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Halifax & The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo 7 DAYS • July 5-11 Come join this wonderful summer getaway to Nova Scotia and the Pomp and Pageantry of the Annual Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo. A spectacular event you will not want to miss! Day 1: Edmundston, NB

Today we depart for our Maritime adventure traveling throughout the province of Quebec and the Saint John River Valley enroute to Edmundston, New Brunswick. We will overnight at the Four Points by Sheraton.

Twin $1269. Triple $1130. Quad $1056. Single $1795. Cost per person

Day 2: Halifax, NS

Enjoy the great beauty of the Maritimes as our scenic drive continues to Halifax. We’ll overnight the next three evenings at the Atlantica Hotel, or similar. (B)

Day 3: Halifax, NS

Today we enjoy a sightseeing tour of Halifax with a local guide and a drive along the coast to romantic Peggy’s Cove, a photographer’s delight. Tonight we are off to the Halifax Metro Centre to experience a symphony of Pomp and Pageantry from our reserved seats at the Annual World-Class Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo. This is the largest annual indoor show in the world. (B)

Day 4: Halifax, NS

Today is a free day to experience Halifax at leisure. Enjoy strolling the Waterfront, Historic Properties, visit the Maritime Museum and experience Pier 21 and the significant role it played in Canadian History. Tonight we will enjoy a Maritime Lobster Dinner at Murphy’s on the Waterfront. (An alternate choice is available). (B,D)

Day 5: Lunenburg | Mahone Bay | Moncton, NB

This morning we depart with a local guide on a scenic morning tour to the charming UNESCO World Heritage Town of Lunenburg and the pretty Maritime Town of Mahone Bay. We’ll continue later this afternoon along the Veterans Highway to Moncton, New Brunswick for our overnight at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, or similar. (B)

Day 6: Quebec City, PQ

After breakfast we bid farewell to the Province of New Brunswick and continue into the Province of Quebec where we will overnight in Quebec City/Ste. Foy at the Hotel Classique, Ste. Foy or similar. (B)

Day 7: Ottawa, ON

This morning enjoy a guided tour of Quebec City. Enjoy time for lunch and browsing in Old Quebec before we make our way back to Ontario with an arrival early evening into Ottawa. (B)

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 6 Nights Accommodation • 6 Breakfasts • 1 Lobster Dinner • Reserved Seating to the WorldClass Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo • Guided Tour of Halifax • Visit to Peggy’s Cove • Visit to Pier 21 • Guided Tours of the UNESCO World Heritage Town of Lunenburg and Maritime Town of Mahone Bay • Guided Tour of Quebec City • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Timeless Gaspe 5 DAYS • July 17-21

Twin 829. Triple $736. Quad $685. Single $1158. $

Cost per person

It’s what is known as Maritime Quebec and is almost an island unto itself. Untouched and where people walk and talk much like their ancestors did centuries ago. A world where people harvest the sea as they do the land. Come discover with us. Day 1: To Riviere-du-Loup, PQ

Depart Ottawa and enjoy the serenity of the St. Lawrence River as we journey to Riviere-du-Loup where a friendly French Canadian welcome awaits us at the Auberge de la Pointe.

Day 2: To Perce, PQ

Today, we begin our journey into the heart of the Gaspe Peninsula, traveling through picturesque New Brunswick and century-old fishing villages that border the magnificent shores and landscapes. As we approach the village, you’ll marvel at the spectacular five million ton Perce Rock rising out of the sea. This giant draws thousands of tourists to the area each year. After checking into the Riotel Perce Hotel, in Perce, for the next two nights, your evening will be free to enjoy this charming seaside village. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation • 4 Breakfasts • Guided Tour of Perce • Boat Ride to Bonaventure Island • Admission to the Reford Gardens • Unlimited Sightseeing • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Day 3: Perce, PQ

This morning (weather permitting), we’ll tour Bonaventure Island - the largest bird sanctuary in North America. You’ll not only see exotic species of feathered creatures, you’ll also get a great opportunity to view the mammoth Perce Rock up close. This afternoon we will tour the area with a local guide and then you can join us on an optional whale-watching cruise following the tour. (B)

Day 4: Gaspe Peninsula to Rimouski, PQ

We continue through the Gaspe Peninsula, making stops throughout the day for many picture-taking opportunities. We’ll wind our way along the north shore of the peninsula and the St. Lawrence River making a stop to visit the famous Reford Gardens in Metis before arriving in Rimouski, the capital of the lower St. Lawrence Region, for the evening. Overnight at the Hotel Rimouski. (B)

Day 5: To Ottawa, ON

We’ll travel the north shore of the St. Lawrence as we journey home. Early evening arrival into Ottawa. (B)

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Saguenay Fjord & Whale Watching

4 DAYS • July 21-24 | August 25-28

The Saguenay and Charlevoix Regions are an absolute must see destination for a unique East Coast experience. This adventure will live long in your memory with scenic green vistas, clear blue waters and crisp salty air! Don’t forget your camera! Day 1: To La Malbaie, PQ

An early morning departure takes us on a lovely drive through the Province of Quebec on our way up the coast. We will make a brief stop at the Shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre before continuing to La Malbaie, Quebec. Your home away from home, for the next three nights, will be the Deluxe First Class charming Fairmont Manoir Richelieu Hotel, offering outstanding service and amenities. After you get settled in, enjoy a relaxing evening and a delicious dinner at the hotel. (D)

Twin $988. Triple $948. Quad $920. Single $1298. Cost per person

Day 2: Fjord Cruise, PQ

Experience the unique wilderness and the stunning scenery of the Saguenay Fjord that was created thousands of years ago by receding glaciers. You’ll be astounded by the impressive landscape that surrounds you during a three hour cruise. We will enjoy lunch in the village of Baie St. Catherine. Later, we’ll do a bit of sightseeing before returning for an enjoyable dinner at leisure. (B,L)

Day 3: Tadoussac & Whale Watching, PQ

Today we will travel to the town where the Saguenay River empties into the St. Lawrence - Tadoussac. Here you will have time to visit the historical village and enjoy lunch. This afternoon we will enjoy for a three hour Whale Watching excursion to explore a unique whale refuge. Aboard these specially designed vessels you will be able to observe first-hand, several species of whales, such as the beluga, minkes and finbacks. The biologist aboard will help you understand these giants of the deep and their fascinating adaptability to the marine environment. Enjoy another delicious dinner this evening at the hotel upon our return. (B,D)

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

This morning we depart for home making a stop at the magnificent Sainte-Anne Canyon before continuing on to charming Old Quebec City for lunch and browsing at leisure. This afternoon we will continue on our journey to Ottawa with many memories of the beautiful Saguenay and Charlevoix Regions. (B)

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 2 Dinners • Visit to the Shrine of Sainte Anne de Beaupre • 3 Hour Saguenay Fjord Cruise • 3 Hour Whale Watching Excursion • Sightseeing in Tadoussac, Baie St. Catherine and La Malbaie • Admission to Sainte-Anne Canyon • A visit to charming Old Quebec City • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Prince Edward Island 6 DAYS • August 8-13 | September 8-13

Twin 1085. Triple $1015. Quad $942. Single $1499. $

Cost per person

Come experience a truly Canadian holiday destination! The warm hospitality and beautiful scenery of the region will leave you with a wonderful and lasting impression for years to come. The land of potatoes, red roads and the memories of Anne of Green Gables await you in this great family adventure! Day 1: To Riviere-du-Loup, QC or Edmundston, NB

Today we depart for our Atlantic Canada adventure, traveling throughout the province of Quebec and through the Saint John River Valley enroute to Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec (August) and Edmundston, New Brunswick (September). We will overnight at the Auberge de la Pointe (August) or the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel (September).

Day 2: Summerside, PEI

Today we will continue traveling through New Brunswick across the world’s longest continuous multi-span Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island. We will be greeted with warm hospitality at the Quality Garden Inn, for the next three nights, located in Summerside. Enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel or take a stroll to Spinnakers Landing and savour some island fare. (B)

Day 3: Charlottetown, PEI

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 5 Nights Accommodation • 5 Breakfasts • 1 Lobster Dinner • Drive across the Confederation Bridge • PEI Preserve Company, Cavendish Beach, the Home of Anne of Green Gables and Museum and Province House • Visit to the Gateway Village • Guided tour of Charlottetown and the North Shore • Reserved seating to a live theatre production of “Anne” at the Charlottetown Festival Theatre • Visit to Wood Carvers at St. Jean Port Joli • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

This morning, we will explore this beautiful Island by touring Charlottetown and the North Shore with a local guide. We’ll travel the scenic coastal route through PEI National Park viewing many of the finest beaches in eastern Canada. We will visit the home of Anne of Green Gables, the PEI Preserve Company, Province House and the charming town of Charlottetown. Tonight enjoy a leisurely dinner in Charlottetown before we claim our reserved seats for the longest running classic musical performance of “Anne” at the Charlottetown Festival Theatre. (B)

Day 4: Charlottetown, PEI

Enjoy a leisurely morning at the hotel. Later today we will travel into Charlettetown for browsing and exploring the city on your own. Tonight enjoy a famous traditional PEI Lobster Dinner at the Fisherman’s Wharf. (An alternate dinner selection will be available). (B,D)

Day 5: Riviere-du-Loup, QC or Edmundston, NB

After breakfast, we bid farewell to the province of Prince Edward Island and journey back across the Confederation Bridge into New Brunswick where we will overnight in Riviere-du-Loup at the Auberge de la Pointe (August) or Edmundston at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel (September). (B)

Day 6: To Ottawa, ON

We depart New Brunswick and travel into the Province of Quebec and along the southern shore of the St. Lawrence making a brief stop in the wood carving capital of St. Jean Port Joli. Enjoy time for lunch and browsing in Old Quebec before we make our way back to Ontario with an arrival early evening into Ottawa. (B) *August tour will be having Lobster Dinner on Day 3 and seeing the performance of “Anne” on Day 4.

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Northern Ontario & the Polar Bear Express

4 DAYS • August 12-15

Wilderness Excursions included in your Tour Package!

THE JAMES BAY FRONTIER — This is where the real wilderness begins. It’s a place of unchanging, uncompromising splendor of stark beauty and of true solitude. Come experience Ontario’s Northern Frontier with us! Day 1: To Cochrane, ON

We depart Ottawa this morning traveling up through the North, making a stop at the Cobalt Mining Museum, before continuing on to our overnight destination of Cochrane where our hosts at the Westway Inn will welcome us for the evening.

Twin $918. Triple N/A Quad N/A Single $1098. Cost per person

Day 2: To Moosonee, ON

Here’s your chance to experience one of the greatest four hour rail excursions of the world - the famous Polar Bear Express, a true frontier experience. Enjoy breakfast on the train while we travel through this uninhabited region of the Arctic Watershed with sparsely populated land of forests and tranquil lakes to the end of the line - Moosonee. Tonight we will have dinner and spend the night at the Polar Bear Lodge. Following dinner, we will board the motorized freighter style canoes for a one hour boat excursion around the Islands of the Moose River, communities of Moosonee and Moose Factory, before sunset. (B,D)

Day 3: To Cochrane, ON

After breakfast your true frontier experience continues as we travel by motorized freighter style canoes on a Wilderness Excursion to the mouth of the Moose River, on the shores of James Bay (weather permitting). Breathe in the crisp air of the Arctic as you travel the salt waters enroute to Moose Factory. We’ll learn about Moose Factory Island on a bus tour followed by lunch. At Moose Factory see and touch the relics of the fur trade that date back more than 300 years ago, visit the Centennial Museum, and the Anglican Church built in 1860 by the Hudson’s Bay Company. Later this afternoon we’ll be transported back to the train station to board for our return rail excursion to Cochrane and the Westway Inn. Enjoy an included dinner and live entertainment aboard the train. (B,L)

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

Today enjoy an early morning visit to the Polar Bear Habitat and Heritage Centre, the only polar bear rehabilitation facility in the world. Later this morning we continue our journey home with many fond memories of your Northern Ontario Adventure Getaway.

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 1 Dinner • Visit to Cobalt Mining Museum • Polar Bear Express Train Excursion • Sunset Boat Tour • Wilderness Excursion to the mouth of James Bay and Moose Factory Island • Visit to the Polar Bear Habitat and Heritage Centre in Cochrane • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Canada's Wonderland & The Toronto Zoo 2 DAYS • August 16-17

Twin 325. Triple $295. Quad $280. Single $416. $

Cost per person

Day 1: To Vaughan | Toronto, ON

Come join us for a fun and exciting summer getaway as we depart for Canada’s premier theme park - Canada’s Wonderland. An early morning departure allows for a mid day arrival at the park where you will experience the ultimate thrill of a lifetime. This is your chance to enjoy a nice summer day with your family and friends. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel, or similar, will be our hosts for the evening.

Day 2: Toronto, ON

Rise and shine to a full buffet breakfast at the hotel. This morning we will visit the Toronto Zoo, set in the beautiful Rouge Valley. The Zoo boasts over 5,000 animals representing over 460 species and is one of the largest in the world. We’ll return to Ottawa early evening. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 1 Night Accommodation • 1 Full Buffet Breakfast • Admission to Canada’s Wonderland • Admission to the Toronto Zoo • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Chicago 6 DAYS • August 28-September 2 Day 1: To Troy, MI

Today we depart Ottawa and travel towards the Windsor/Detroit border enroute to Michigan where we will overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites in Troy, Michigan.

Day 2: To Chicago, IL

Our travels continue on to Chicago, a world-class city of tremendous cultural diversity and stunning architecture. We’ll overnight for the next three nights at the centrally located downtown Marriott Hotel – Magnificent Mile or similar. Upon our arrival we’ll tour with a local guide who will share in Chicago’s historical and cultural landmarks. Enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel. (B)

Twin $969. Triple $813. Quad $768. Single $1395. Cost per person

Day 3-4: Chicago, IL

During the next two days spend some time shopping on the Magnificent Mile and explore the four vertical malls. Discover Macy’s on State Street. At Chicago’s number one attraction, Navy Pier, you’ll find more than 50 acres of parks, gardens, shops, restaurants and attractions. Explore Chicago’s newest attraction - Millennium Park. Explore museums, enjoy a river cruise, visit the aquarium, take in a live theatre production or shop ‘til you drop. The adventure is waiting for you to experience in Chicago. We will enjoy an evening of dinner and a musical comedy review at Tommy Gun’s Speakeasy. (One Dinner)

Day 5: To Windsor, ON

We depart the “Windy City” after lunch and retrace our journey back to Canada arriving in Windsor for our overnight accommodation. Overnight at Caesars Hotel, or similar.

Day 6: To Ottawa, ON

With your many memories of Chicago, one of the best-loved American cities, and souvenirs in hand, we’re homeward bound today. Arrival in Ottawa early evening. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 5 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • Tommy Guns Dinner Theatre • Sightseeing Tour of Chicago • Leisure time for shopping, visiting Museums and galleries, enjoying a harbour cruise, sightseeing or seeing a Live Broadway Theatre production • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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St. Jacobs & Stratford 3 DAYS • September 5-7

Twin 758. Triple $712. Quad $690. Single $957. $

Cost per person

Day 1: To St. Jacobs, ON

Today we’ll travel to Mennonite Country and the historical town of St. Jacobs where our hosts at the Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo St. Jacobs will welcome us with warm hospitality for the next two nights. Tonight we’ll dine at the Stone Crock Restaurant, the perfect spot to enjoy a delicious, family style dinner, before attending “A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline” show at the St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre. A night out you truly deserve! (D)

Day 2: St. Jacobs | Stratford, ON

This morning enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel before we depart with a local guide on a “Mennonite Countryside Tour“ with a local guide. This afternoon, enjoy time in the village of St. Jacobs for lunch and browsing where over more than 90 retailers and artisan shops line the streets. Later this afternoon, we depart for the charming Victorian town of Stratford where we will enjoy dinner before claiming our reserved seats for the musical production of “Crazy For You” at the Festival Theatre. (B,D)

Day 3: To Toronto | Ottawa, ON

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • 1 Luncheon Theatre at The Famous Players Theatre • 2 Dinners • Guided Mennonite Countryside Tour • Leisure time for Shopping • Live Theatre Performance of “A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline” at the St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre • Reserved Seating for the Evening Performance of “Crazy For You” at the Stratford Festival Theatre • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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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 seeing a sensational show performed, by the Famous People Players, which has 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)

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Shaw & Stratford Theatre

3 DAYS • September 10-12 | October 1-3

Day 1: To Niagara-on-the-Lake | St. Catharines, ON

This exciting theatre vacation departs for the Shaw Festival, the second largest theatre company in North America, and the only one in the world that specializes in plays written during Bernard Shaw’s lifetime. This evening join your Tour Director and traveling companions for dinner before we are off to Niagara-on-the-Lake for our reserved seats for the live musical production of “Cabaret” at the Shaw Festival Theatre. We’ll overnight in St. Catharines at the Holiday Inn & Suites, or similar. (D)

Day 2: To Stratford | St. Jacobs, ON

Rise and Shine as we continue to the historical and picturesque town of Stratford home of William Shakespeare’s Stratford Festival. Upon our arrival we’ll meet our local guide for an informative sightseeing tour followed by some leisure time for lunch. This afternoon we will claim our reserved seats and enjoy the matinee musical performance of “Crazy For You” (September) and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (October) at the Stratford Festival Theatre. Following the performance we’ll enjoy a fabulous dinner in Stratford before continuing on to St. Jacobs for our overnight at the Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo St. Jacobs. (B,D)

Day 3: To Ottawa, ON

Today we will enjoy a Mennonite Countryside Tour with a local guide with some time for lunch and a bit of shopping in the village of St. Jacobs, before we return to Ottawa. (B) (Due to the popularity of these playbills bookings should be made early)

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September

Twin $735. Triple $699. Quad $680. Single $910. October

Twin $730. Triple $687. Quad $664. Single $893. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • 2 Dinners • Reserved Orchestra ticket to the evening performance at Shaw Festival • Sightseeing Tour of Stratford with a local guide • Reserved Orchestra ticket to the matinee performance at Stratford Festival • Mennonite Countryside Tour with a local guide • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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The Best of the Maritimes Twin 2069. Triple $1845. Quad $1715. Single $2990. $

Cost per person

Discover Canada’s Maritime Provinces, experience amazing scenery and a blend of natural, and cultural treasures and historical landmarks. Day 1: To Edmundston, NB

Today we depart for our Atlantic Canada adventure traveling through the province of Quebec and through the Saint John River Valley enroute to New Brunswick. We will overnight at the Four Points by Sheraton in Edmundston.

Day 2: To Saint John, NB

Our travels continue along the scenic Saint John River Valley. We’ll view the world’s longest covered bridge in Hartland and make a stop in Fredericton for a guided visit of Kings Landing Historical Settlement followed by lunch on your own. Nestled in a majestic setting, this award winning living history village depicts the one hundred year transformation of a young colony into a vibrant nation. Later this afternoon we will continue on to Saint John for our overnight at the Delta Hotel. (B)

Day 3: To Charlottetown, PEI

This morning, after breakfast, we will visit one of New Brunswick’s most intriguing attractions, Hopewell Rocks, where the power of the Bay of Fundy tides has formed enormous “flower pots.” Continuing on our way, we will cross over the world’s longest, continuous multi-span Confederation Bridge to Prince Edward Island, home of Anne of Green Gables, viewing red soil, sand dunes and green fields enroute to the home of Confederation - Charlottetown. Our afternoon arrival will give us a chance to check into the Rodd Royalty Hotel in Charlottetown, our home for the next two nights. (B)

Day 4: Charlottetown, PEI

Our day will include a full day tour with a local guide touring Charlottetown and the Island. We’ll visit Province House, Cavendish Beach, the National Park, Anne of Green Gables Museum, PEI Preserve Company and historic Charlottetown. Tonight join your Tour Director and traveling companions for a traditional PEI “Lobster” dinner at the Fisherman’s Wharf, a maritime favourite. (An alternate menu selection will be available). (B,D)

Day 5: Charlottetown to Sydney, NS

An early morning departure finds us cruising from Prince Edward Island to Nova Scotia aboard the Woods Island Ferry. We will cross over the Canso Causeway as we enter Cape Breton Island. You will enjoy the scenic drive alongside the Bras D’or Lakes enroute to the National Historic Fortress of Louisbourg for a guided tour. Tonight we will overnight in Sydney at the Holiday Inn, Sydney Waterfront. (B)

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11 DAYS • September 11-21

Day 6: Cabot Trail, NS | Baddeck, NS | Port Hawkesbury, NS

Today we will drive along the famous Cabot Trail, a scenic, 300 km circle tour of the eastern and western shores of Cape Breton Island and the picturesque Margaree Valley. We will make a stop at the Alexander Graham Bell Museum in Baddeck before arriving in Port Hawkesbury at the Maritime Inn for our overnight. (B)

Day 7: To Halifax, NS

Enjoy the great beauty of the Maritimes as we travel to Halifax. Our early arrival will give us the opportunity to visit downtown Halifax and the “Historic Properties.” We’ll overnight, the next two evenings, at the Atlantica Hotel, or similar. (B)

Day 8: Halifax, NS

Today we enjoy a sightseeing tour of Halifax with a local guide and a drive along the coast to romantic Peggy’s Cove, a photographer’s delight. During your tour you’ll experience Pier 21 and the significant role it played in Canadian History. Enjoy a leisurely evening dining in Halifax or perhaps visit the Waterfront Casino to “Challenge Your Luck.” (B)

Day 9: To Lunenburg, NS | Mahone Bay, NS | Moncton, NB

This morning we depart with a local guide on a scenic morning tour to the charming UNESCO World Heritage town of Lunenburg and the postcard perfect Maritime town of Mahone Bay. We’ll continue, later this afternoon, along the Veterans Highway to Moncton, New Brunswick for our overnight at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, or similar. (B)

Day 10: Riviere-du-Loup, PQ

After breakfast we bid farewell to the province of New Brunswick and continue on to the province of Quebec where we will overnight in Riviere-du-Loup at the Auberge de la Pointe. (B)

Day 11: To Ottawa, ON

We depart Riviere-du-Loup along the southern shore of the St. Lawrence making a brief stop in the wood carving capital of St. Jean Port Joli. Enjoy lunch and browsing in Quebec City before making our way back to Ontario with an arrival early evening into Ottawa. (B)

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 10 Nights Accommodation • 10 Full Breakfasts • 1 Traditional “Lobster” Dinner • Guided tours of Charlottetown and the Island and Halifax • Visit to St. Jean Port Joli Wood Carving Capital • Scenic drive across the Confederation Bridge • Visit to Peggy’s Cove • Guided Tour at Hopewell Rocks • Admission to Pier 21 in Halifax • Visit to Magnetic Hill, Reversing Falls and the Hartland Covered Bridge • Full Day Scenic Drive along the Cabot Trail • Visit to Lunenburg and Mahone Bay • Admission to Kings Landing Historical Settlement, Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site, Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Home of Anne of Green Gables, Green Gables Museum, Province House, Cavendish Beach and the National Park • Wood Islands Ferry Crossing • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Arizona & Utah Canyons and Country September | October April

Twin $3575. March

Twin $3525. Cost per person

Witness the amazing spires and canyons of three great national parks: Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon. Stay two nights at the Lake Powell Resort, a stunning hotel that overlooks the sparkling blue waters of Lake Powell. End your vacation with a two-night stay in Las Vegas where you can relax or join in the round-the-clock activities. Day 1: Phoenix | Scottsdale, AZ

Today you will board your flight to Phoenix, Arizona. A tour of Canyon Country features some of America’s most colourful and spectacular scenery and includes visits to three national parks. Upon your arrival you will be transferred to the colourful city of Scottsdale. Overnight the next two nights at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, or similar. (D)

Day 2: Scottsdale | Phoenix | Scottsdale, AZ

This morning will be a highlight of your trip as you enjoy a chat with a local Native American tribe member. Learn about the different tribes of the area, their histories, and the modern day life of the Native Americans in Arizona. After your presentation, a local guide will introduce you to Scottsdale and Phoenix. Highlights of this tour include downtown Phoenix, Camelback Mountain, Paradise Valley, Old Town Scottsdale and more. Next, you will learn how Native American jewelry and handicrafts are made at a jewelry-making demonstration. The rest of the day is at leisure to check out Old Town Scottsdale or just relax at your hotel. (B)

Day 3: Scottsdale | Sedona | Grand Canyon, AZ

Begin the day with a visit to the beautiful city of Sedona and take some time to shop in the marketplace. You will be amazed with Oak Creek Canyon, where the rock formations seem to change hue with every turn in the road. Later, as you travel through the spectacular Kaibab National Forest, you will reach the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Tonight, join your fellow travelers for dinner. Overnight at the Grand Canyon Lodge, South Rim. (B,D)

Day 4: Grand Canyon, AZ | Lake Powell, UT

This morning you will have ample time to explore the Grand Canyon. Behold amazing views of the Canyon with a drive along the South Rim. Theodore Roosevelt, upon visiting the Canyon, is quoted as saying, “This is one of the great sights which every American, if he can travel at all, must see.” Later, a short drive brings you to Cameron Trading Post. For nearly a century, the post has been a haven for travelers, traders, and explorers who come from all points of the globe to see the wonder of the Grand Canyon and experience the Native American cultures of the Southwest. Continue north through mesa-studded desert scenery before arriving at your home for the next two evenings, Lake Powell Resort, a stunning hotel that overlooks the sparkling blue waters of Lake Powell. (B,D)

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9 DAYS • September 18-26 | September 25-October 3 | October 9-17

October 16-24 | October 30-November 7 | March 12-20, 2015

March 19-27, 2015 | April 9-17, 2015

Day 5: Lake Powell | Monument Valley | Lake Powell, UT

Begin your day with an invigorating breakfast cruise, along lovely Lake Powell. Journey through the territory of the Navajo nation and arrive in Monument Valley, a sacred Navajo land featuring colourful sandstone spires that rise hundreds of feet from the valley floor. Enjoy an exciting tour, narrated by one of the Navajo tribe members. Later today, return to Lake Powell for an evening of leisure. (B)

Day 6: Lake Powell | Bryce Canyon National Park & Zion Canyon National Park, UT

Today, travel to Bryce Canyon National Park, truly one of the most spectacular scenic wonders of the world. The formations within Bryce Canyon National Park, called Hoodoos, are the creation of wind and water erosion over eons of time. Iron oxidizing within the rock causes the natural orange and red hues that colour these formations. Your final destination for the day is the red and white sandstone cliffs of Zion Canyon National Park. In sheer magnitude and colour, Zion is very likely one of the most awe-inspiring National Parks in the world. Overnight at the Zion Park Inn. (B,D)

Day 7: Zion Canyon National Park, UT | Las Vegas, NV

Climb aboard Zion’s Open-Air Tram to truly experience spectacular scenery as you wind alongside the Virgin River through Zion Canyon. Leave nature’s beauty behind for the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas strip. Probably the most famous stretch of road in the world, its four miles of neon-lit resorts with around-the-clock action is like nowhere else on earth. A two night stay provides you plenty of time to enjoy the shows, the casinos and all the fun. Stay the next two nights at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, or similar. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Return airfare from OttawaPhoenix and Las Vegas-Ottawa • Transfer from your Home in Ottawa to the Ottawa Airport (Out of Town pickups may be available at an additional charge) • Airport Transfers in Phoenix and Las Vegas • Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach from Scottsdale to Las Vegas • 8 Nights Accommodation • 7 Breakfasts • 5 Dinners • Sightseeing and Inclusions as per itinerary • Escorted from Phoenix • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars This tour is operated in conjunction with Collette.

Day 8: Las Vegas, NV

Today is yours to do as you please. Lounge by the pool sipping cool drinks, experience an amazing one-of-a-kind show, go hiking, or try your luck in the casino. Explore the hotels on the strip with themes that capture your attention as you get swept away by the wonders inside. Take time to visit Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium or stop by the Luxor to see the sphinxes and the pyramid. New York-New York brings the “Big Apple” to life right on the Vegas strip. See the Eiffel Tower, “ooh” and “ahh” at the Mirage volcano, or watch pirates battle at Treasure Island. The Las Vegas strip brings the world to you. (B,D)

Day 9: Las Vegas, NV

Depart on your flight for home with amazing memories of your vacation to America’s Canyon Country. A Valid Passport is required.

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Agawa Canyon 4 DAYS • September 19-22

Twin 744. Triple $672. Quad $652. Single $999. $

Cost per person

Day 1: To Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Today we depart traveling up the Ottawa Valley to Algoma Country, blazed in spectacular colour, arriving in Sault Ste. Marie where we’ll spend the next two nights at the Comfort Suites and Conference Centre Sault Ste. Marie.

Day 2: Agawa Canyon and Sault Ste. Marie, ON

All aboard the world famous Agawa Canyon Train! Sit back and experience a one-day Canadian Wilderness Rail Excursion with superb scenery and blazing fall foliage. The large picture windows will give you an exceptional view and experience of the vastness in this wilderness region. The train follows an incredible route through stretches of thick forest, colourful cliffs, waterfalls, over towering trestles and into fjord-like ravines to the awesome Agawa Canyon. This natural wilderness park is maintained by the railway, and cannot be reached by any other means. A two hour stopover will provide adequate time to enjoy the beauty that surrounds you. Enjoy breakfast and lunch aboard the train. Be sure to bring your camera for the breathtaking scenery. (B,L)

Day 3: To Sudbury, ON

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • Breakfast and Lunch on the Train • Agawa Canyon Rail Excursion • Admission to Science North, Imax Theatre Presentation and “Wildfires” 4D Firefighters Adventure • Bellman’s gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Today we travel to Sudbury, the largest municipality in Northern Ontario. Here we’ll explore Science North, and view the newest of the Imax films and “Wildfires!,” a 4D Firefighting Adventure. Overnight at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott Hotel, or similar, in Sudbury.

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

We will return to Ottawa traveling through Algonquin Park while reminiscing about this memorable fall colour journey and planning your next vacation with Ottawa Valley Tours.

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Canada & New England Cruise

9 DAYS • September 20-28

Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation

Save $50 Per Couple. Book by April 30, 2014 Embark on a truly enchanting adventure while experiencing diverse and dazzling views, history, culture and beauty that surrounds you! Discover North America’s fastest growing Cruise Destination rich in history, breathtaking natural beauty and Maritime culture. Relax and let us deliver the Royal Treatment for a truly Amazing Vacation. Day 1: Boston | Quincy, MA

Join our NO FLY/CRUISE tour as we depart the Nation’s Capital for a leisurely scenic drive to Boston, Massachusetts where we will overnight at the Boston Marriott Quincy Hotel, or similar. Enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel.

Cabin Selection - Twin

Inside L $1473. Outside G $1636. Balcony E2 $2238. Cost per person

Plus Port and Departure taxes $293. Book Early our rates are subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability.

Day 2: Boston, MA | Joining the Cruise

A three hour Guided Tour of Boston this morning will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this magnificent city. Later this afternoon we will board the “Brilliance of the Seas,” for a 7 Night Canada/New England Cruise. 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, or play your favourite game of chance in the elegant Casino. Anchors Away as we set sail to Portland (Maine), Bar Harbour (Maine), Bay of Fundy/Saint John (New Brunswick) and Halifax (Nova Scotia) before cruising back to the Port of Boston (Massachusetts). 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. DAY PORT Day 2 Boston, MA Day 3 Portland, ME Day 4 Bar Harbour, ME Day 5 Bay of Fundy/Saint John, NB Day 6 Cruising Day 7 Halifax, NS Day 8 Cruising Day 9 Boston, MA

DURATION Departure - Afternoon Full Day Full Day Full Day Full Day Arrival - Morning

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Return Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from Boston • 1 Night Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts • 7 Night Canada/New England Cruise aboard the Brilliance of the Seas • 3 Hour Guided Tour of Boston • Enjoy wonderful amenities and fabulous entertainment aboard a Luxurious ship • All Meals while aboard the Ship • Welcome Aboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Ports are subject to change by the Cruise Line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 9: Ottawa, ON

Our coach will meet us this morning at the Port for our disembarkation. Today we return to Ottawa sharing many memories with your new friends of our visit to “Boston” and our “NO FLY” Canada/New England Cruise. A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

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Loops the Lakes 4 DAYS • September 25-28

Twin 695. Triple $628. Quad $589. Single $940. $

Cost per person

Experience the beauty, feel the history and taste the Vintages in a region vastly known for its pristine lakes, unspoiled forests and dotted with vinecovered hills. This is the Finger Lakes Region and it’s waiting to be explored. Day 1: To Auburn, NY

Today our journey crosses the 1000 Islands Bridge and continues through the rolling hills of Upstate New York to the picturesque Finger Lakes Region. Enjoy a visit to the New York Wine and Culinary Centre and a tour and tasting before continuing on to Auburn. We’ll be welcomed by warm hospitality at the Holiday Inn for the next three nights. Tonight enjoy a relaxing and leisurely dinner at the hotel. (D)

Day 2: Seneca Lake Loop, NY

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Breakfasts • 3 Dinners • Visit to the Museum of Corning Glass • Visit and Tasting at the New York Wine and Culinary Centre and Two Local Wineries • Unlimited Sightseeing and Scenery around Seneca and Cayuga Lakes • Leisure time for Shopping at the Waterloo Premium Outlets • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Enjoy a delicious breakfast this morning at the hotel. Today we depart for a full day of looping around Seneca Lake, the deepest lake. We’ll make a stop at Watkins Glen Gorge known as “the land of the backyard waterfalls.” Deep in the rockwall, this canyon is a natural walkway bringing you within a few feet of the gorge. Experience waterfalls, cascades and grottoes. Our journey continues on to historical Corning for shopping and lunch along charming Market Street. This tree-lined street has over 100 shops, outlets, restaurants, and three hot glass studios, all remarkably intact in late 19th century commercial architecture. Then, we will visit the Corning Museum of Glass, New York States third largest tourist attraction and a one-of-akind experience. Later this afternoon enjoy a tasting of some fine vintages at a local winery, before arriving at the historical Belhurst Castle, overlooking Seneca Lake, for a delicious dinner. Experience the romance of the past with the comforts of the present in an elegant, yet relaxed atmosphere. (B,D)

Day 3: Cayuga Lake Loop, NY

This morning enjoy breakfast at the hotel. We depart today traveling the scenic byway looping around Cayuga Lake, the longest of the Finger Lakes. We’ll stop at Mackenzie-Childs in Aurora, a unique shopping experience overlooking beautiful Cayuga Lake. You will love visiting this innovative maker of handcrafted whimsical pottery, furniture, glassware, home furnishings and strolling through the beautiful gardens. We’ll make a brief picture stop at Taughannock Falls, a beautiful 215-foot waterfall. Enjoy a tasting of some award-winning wines and a spectacular view of Cayuga Lake’s west side. Tonight enjoy warm hospitality and a relaxing family style dinner at the charming and historical Springside Inn, overlooking Owasco Lake. (B,D)

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

After breakfast we bid farewell to our Finger Lakes hosts and travel to the Waterloo Premium Outlets for shopping. We depart early afternoon for Ottawa after a funfilled Finger Lakes experience. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Cranberry Celebration in Muskoka

4 DAYS • September 29-October 2

Combine the harvest with the splendour of the Fall Colours, delicious homecooked meals, abundant recreation opportunities at the resort, evening receptions and social activities and the stage is set for a well-deserved relaxing and fun getaway. Come experience the Magic of the Muskoka Region and the tart, crunchy little berry. Day 1: To Windermere, ON

Our journey today finds us travelling into the heart of the beautiful Muskoka Region where our hosts at the Baldwin’s Resort, situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Rosseau, will welcome us with warm hospitality. Get prepared for great fun, a casual atmosphere and good old-fashioned hospitality. After you have become acquainted with your surroundings, join your fellow travelling companions for a get acquainted reception with some hors d’oeurves and wine before sitting down to a fabulous dinner prepared by the chef. Tonight join your travelling companions for a game of bridge or bid euchre in the games room or take a swim in the indoor pool. (D)

Twin $844. Triple $820. Quad $789. Single $969. Cost per person

Day 2: Bracebridge, ON

After a hearty breakfast we depart for some local touring. Today we travel to Bracebridge where we will visit Rich Hill Candles and Gifts for a tour of the production facility followed by some leisure time in the gift shop. Then, we’ll board the Lady Muskoka for a scenic Luncheon Cruise on Lake Muskoka. Everywhere you look you’ll be astounded by absolutely breathtaking beauty while enjoying a delicious meal. Later this afternoon we’ll make a stop at the Chocolate and Maple Orchard Factory before returning to the resort. We’ll return back to the resort for a wine and hors d’oeurves reception. Tonight enjoy another fabulous home-cooked dinner prepared by the chef followed by an evening of Bingo. (B,L,D)

Day 3: Bala, ON

Today we depart for Bala, home of the Cranberry. Learn about the process from Bog to Bottle as we make a visit to the cranberry marshes during the annual harvest. We’ll tour Johnston’s Cranberry Farm by tractor-pulled wagon and learn about the background on the harvest and production of the cranberry. We’ll enjoy some sampling at the Muskoka Lakes Winery. Tonight, join your friends for a farewell reception with some wine while reminiscing about your Muskoka adventure. Tonight the chef prepares a delicious dinner for us. Then, enjoy the rest of your evening playing a game of bridge or euchre in the games room, enjoying a movie or taking in a swim. (B,D)

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

After a bountiful breakfast, we bid a warm farewell to the staff at the Baldwin’s Resort before beginning our venture back to the Nation’s Capital. (B)

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Full Breakfasts • Sightseeing Luncheon Cruise • 3 Dinners • 3 Wine or Beer & Hors d’oeuvres Receptions at the Baldwins Resort • Visit to Rich Hill Candles • Guided Tour of Johnston’s Cranberry Marsh • Tour and Tasting at the Muskoka Lakes Winery • Visit to the Chocolate and Maple Orchard Farm • Bellman’s gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Mackinac Island & the Agawa Canyon 4 DAYS • September 29-October 2

Twin 877. Triple $799. Quad $765. Single $1147. $

Cost per person

Day 1: To Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Today we depart Ottawa traveling up through the Upper Ottawa Valley ablaze with colour on our journey to Sault Ste. Marie. We’ll spend the next three nights at the Comfort Suites and Conference Centre.

Day 2: Agawa Canyon Rail Excursion

All aboard the world famous Agawa Canyon Train! Sit back and experience a one-day Canadian wilderness rail excursion with superb scenery and blazing fall foliage. The large picture windows will give you an exceptional view as you experience the vastness in this wilderness region. The train follows an incredible route through stretches of thick forest, colourful cliffs, waterfalls, over towering trestles and into fjord-like ravines to the awesome Agawa Canyon. This natural wilderness park is maintained by the railway and cannot be reached by any other means. A two hour stopover will provide adequate time to enjoy the beauty that surrounds you. Enjoy breakfast and lunch aboard the train. Be sure to bring your camera for the breathtaking scenery. Spend a leisurely evening at the hotel. (B,L)

Day 3: Mackinac Island, MI

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 3 Nights Accommodation • 3 Breakfasts • 2 Lunches (Including the Historical Grand Hotel) • Agawa Canyon Rail Excursion • Mackinac Island Ferry Crossing • Horse Drawn Carriage Tour • Admission to Fort Mackinac • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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This morning we cross the border into the Great Lakes State and travel to St. Ignace to board the ferry for our crossing to Mackinac Island. Time all but stands still on this magical three mile island where automobiles are banned. Sit back and experience the history and legends of Mackinac Island, also known as the “Bermuda of the North,” on a scenic horse-drawn carriage tour. We’ll visit Fort Mackinac, a national historic landmark to experience American Military life of the 1800’s where costume re-enactments bring that era back to life. Enjoy a fabulous buffet lunch at the historical Grand Hotel. We return to Sault Ste. Marie for the evening. (B,L)

Day 4: To Ottawa, ON

This morning, we depart for Ottawa sharing many memories with your friends of your Magical Michigan and awesome Rail Adventure getaway. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Cape Cod Escape 5 DAYS • October 5-9 Experience a choice of Exploring Nantucket Island or Martha’s Vineyard, and a Whale Watching Excursion or a Dune Ride, on this truly unforgettable escape to the Cape. Day 1: To Cape Cod, MA

We’ll travel today to the famous “Cape” of the southern seashore. The Hyannis Harbor Hotel in Hyannis will be your home for the next four evenings. (D)

Day 2: Provincetown, Cape Cod, MA Whale Watch or Dune Ride

After breakfast, a local guide will lead us on a sightseeing tour of the area. We’ll travel historic Route 6A, the scenic road to the tip of the Cape, Provincetown, with stops at the historical Eastham Windmill and the Highland Lighthouse. Later this afternoon you will be given a choice of a three hour Whale Watching Cruise or a Dune Ride. 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 taking opportunities! Or, experience a Dune Ride aboard an enclosed vehicle, and travel along the shoreline to see “dune shacks” where famous artists and writers have become inspired to create their art. Some leisure time will be available to browse in Provincetown on Commercial Street lined with shops and galleries. Tonight enjoy dining with your travelling companions at a local establishment. (B,D)

Day 3: Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard, MA

Today you’ll be given a choice of a day exploring Nantucket Island or the Island of Martha’s Vineyard. Both excursions will allow leisure time to stroll in the town and explore the island on a bus tour. Tonight enjoy an evening of dinner and entertainment in the area. (B,D)

Day 4: Chatham | Sandwich | Hyannisport, MA

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel this morning before departing with a local guide for a unique day of exploring Cape Cod. We will travel the south side of the Cape to the seaside village of Chatham. You will view the Chatham Light, which has been a lifesaving beacon for people throughout the Cape’s history. Next we will visit the oldest town on the Cape - Sandwich. You will see the Village Green, the Great Salt Marsh, a Cranberry Bog and Cape Cod Bay. Enjoy a visit to the Heritage Museum and Gardens and see the antique car collection in the Shaker Round Barn, a historic working Carousel, the beautiful gardens and other special exhibits. Before returning to the hotel we will visit the “hub” of the Cape - Hyannis making stops at the Kennedy Memorial and the Korean War Memorial, drive through the village of Hyannisport and visit the St. Francis of Xavier Church. A special evening featuring a traditional New England “Lobster” dinner is sure to please. (An alternative meal selection will be available). (B,D)

Day 5: To Ottawa, ON

Twin $899. Triple $860. Quad $832. Single $1147. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation • 4 Full Breakfasts • 4 Dinners (including one Lobster Dinner) • 1 Night Evening of Entertainment • Guided tours to Provincetown, Chatham, Sandwich and Hyannis • Choice of a Whale Watching Cruise or a Dune Ride • Choice of Exploring Nantucket Island or the Island of Martha’s Vineyard • Admission to the Heritage Museum and Gardens • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

After breakfast we depart for home with many fond memories of Olde Cape Cod. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Oktoberfest 3 DAYS • October 15-17

Twin 542. Triple $489. Quad $462. Single $732. $

Cost per person

Come join us for some of the 45th Annual Mid-Week festivities at the largest Bavarian Festival outside Munich. Capture the Oktoberfest Experience and its Traditions! Day 1: To Kitchener | St. Jacobs, ON

Today we depart for the Kitchener Oktoberfest Festival, renowned for delicious German food, friendly people and lots of oompah pah and dance. We’ll overnight at the Courtyard by Marriott Waterloo St. Jacobs, or similar, for the next two nights. Unpack, relax and let the fun begin. Tonight you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner with live entertainment at a local “festhallen” Willkommen - the German word for “Welcome” is heard everywhere during Oktoberfest, with authentic Bavarian food, traditional folk dancers and lots of music to get everyone on their feet. (D)

Day 2: Kitchener, ON

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • 1 Lunch • 2 Dinners • Admission to 2 Festhalls with Bavarian entertainment • Mennonite Countryside Tour with a local guide • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Enjoy a leisurely breakfast this morning at the hotel. Today we will step back in time and tour “Mennonite Country” with a local guide. The picturesque Countryside Tour will allow stops in the village of St. Jacobs, the Outlet Mall for browsing and the Stone Crock Restaurant for a delicious lunch. Tonight prepare for another oompah pah evening of food, dance and festivities. (B,L,D)

Day 3: To Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a full buffet breakfast and then it’s homeward bound with many memories of your Bavarian Adventure. (B)

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Myrtle Beach 9 DAYS • October 16-24 | February 14-22 “The Entertainment Showplace of the South”

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: 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: Myrtle Beach, SC

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

Day 3-7: Myrtle Beach, SC

During your stay in Myrtle Beach the Complete Package offers you hearty breakfasts and delicious dinners daily. You will enjoy three evenings of spectacular live entertainment at the Alabama Theatre featuring the “One Show,” the Carolina Opry, and a musical production 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, and a visit to a Plantation and Brookgreen Gardens will complete your stay. For those who wish to play a round of golf and enjoy Myrtle Beach “Your Way,” our Value Package gives you the flexibility of Golfing and enjoying Myrtle Beach at your own pace. (B,D Daily - Complete Package)

Day 8: Chambersburg, PA

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

Day 9: Ottawa, ON

It’s homeward bound with many fond memories of your unforgettable Myrtle Beach getaway. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Value Package (Excludes Meals & Shows)

October

Twin 1099. Triple $948. Quad $879. Single $1562. $

February

Twin 1055. Triple $915. Quad $852. Single $1458. $

Complete Package (Includes Meals & Shows)

October

Twin 1468. Triple $1315. Quad $1245. Single $1926. $

February

Twin 1415. Triple $1277. Quad $1217. Single $1824. $

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 • Historical Tour of Charleston and a visit to a Plantation • Reserved tickets for the “One” Show at the Alabama Theatre, the Carolina Opry, and a Musical Production at the Palace Theatre (Complete Package) • Time for shopping or relaxing by the pool or ocean • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Annual Bermuda Cruise 8 DAYS • October 16-23

Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation

Cabin Selection - Twin

Inside M $1519. Inside L $1548. Outside I $1745. Balcony E1 $1835. Cost per person

Plus Port and Departure taxes $308. Book Early our rates are subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Return Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from New York City • 2 Nights Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, Teaneck, NJ • 5 Night Cruise aboard the “Explorer of the Seas” • 4 Hour Guided Tour of New York City • 1 Dinner in New York City • Reserved seating to a Broadway Theatre Production • Enjoy wonderful amenities and fabulous entertainment aboard the “Explorer of the Seas” • All Meals while aboard the Ship • Group Dining while aboard the Ship • Welcome Aboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Save $50 Per Couple. Book with a deposit by April 30, 2014 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: 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, or similar, for the next two evenings.

Day 2: New York City, NY

A four hour Guided Tour of New York City will acquaint you with a fascinating general overview of this magnificent city. We will view Times Square, Lincoln Centre, Empire State Building, One World Trade Centre Site, Trump Tower, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown, as well as many other places of interest. Enjoy leisure time for lunch and experience Midtown Manhattan. Tonight we will dine at a local restaurant before claiming our reserved seats for a Broadway Theatre Production. (D)

Day 3: New York City, NY | Joining the Cruise

Today we travel to Cape Liberty Pier to board the elegant Royal Caribbean ``Explorer of the Seas.” Anchors Away as we set sail on a 5 Night Cruise to the Island of Bermuda where pink coral sandy beaches, lush tropical gardens and the bright blue sea await our arrival. With Royal Caribbean 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. 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 Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. State-of-the-Art theatres provide the perfect environment for lavish live 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 Day 3 Cape Liberty Pier, NJ Day 4 At Sea Day 5 King’s Wharf, Bermuda Day 6 King’s Wharf, Bermuda Day 7 At Sea Day 8 Cape Liberty Pier, NJ

DURATION Departure - Afternoon Full Day/Overnight Full Day Arrival - Morning

Ports are subject to change by the Cruise Line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 8: Ottawa, ON

Our coach will meet us this morning at the Port for our disembarkation. Today we make our return journey to Ottawa sharing many memories of our delightful “NO FLY” 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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Southern Sights & Southern Nights

10 DAYS • October 24-November 2

Featuring Savannah | Charleston & The Golden Isles

Indulge yourself with gracious Southern living and hospitality… a bygone era of plantations, 19th Century Mansions, antebellum culture, pristine beaches plus beautiful Magnolias and Live Oaks draped with Spanish moss. Day 1: Chambersburg, PA

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

Twin $2095. Triple $1788. Quad $1659. Single $2778. Cost per person

Day 2: Morehead City, NC

After breakfast our journey continues to North Carolina where we will overnight at the Hampton Inn, or similar. (B)

Day 3: Myrtle Beach | Charleston, SC

Our drive today will make a stop in Myrtle Beach and a visit to Brookgreen Gardens before continuing south to charming Charleston, South Carolina. We will overnight at the Hampton Inn in the Historic District. Enjoy dinner this evening at a local restaurant with your traveling companions. (B,D)

Day 4: Charleston, SC

A local guide will take us on a Guided Sightseeing Tour this morning. See centuries old cobblestone streets, historic homes, antebellum mansions, the Battery and the Citadel. Discover sweet grass baskets, try a benne, pick up a souvenir or stroll the historic streets around the Charleston Historic market. This afternoon we’ll visit Magnolia Plantation. Opening its doors to visitors in 1870, experience the beauty of its gardens on a Tram Tour and its rich history. Unique dining awaits on the Spirit of Carolina during your Dinner Cruise offering gourmet cuisine and breath-taking views of Charleston’s Harbour. (B,D)

Day 5: St. Simons Island, GA

We’ll head south today and visit St. Simons Island. You’ll marvel at the expansive marshlands, centuries old Live Oaks dripping with Spanish Moss and the charming beach village overlooking the Brunswick River and out to the Atlantic Ocean. Try some sweet Georgia shrimp at one of the cafes before we cross the Sydney Lanier Bridge over to Jekyll Island. Fifty-three prominent Jekyll Island Club members created an exclusive gilded era island retreat for family and friends on Georgia’s coast. These empire builders, including the Rockefellers and the Vanderbilts, shaped the United States Nations future. Join the ranks of the rich and famous as you stay the night at the historical Jekyll Island Club Resort, once a hunting retreat for the historic tycoons. We’ll meet in the Grand Dining Room for a dinner to be remembered! (B,D) continued on next page

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Southern Sights & Southern Nights

Continued

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 9 Nights Accommodation including a night at the historical Jekyll Island Club • 9 Breakfasts • 4 Dinners including a Dinner Cruise aboard the Spirit of Carolina • Sightseeing Tour of Charleston • Admission and Tram Tour at the Magnolia Plantation • Visit to St. Simons Island • Savannah Trolley Tour • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Day 6: Savannah, GA

This morning we will take a Tram Tour through the historic district on Jekyll Island before departing for Savannah, Georgia. Enjoy lunch on your own in the riverfront area. Later today we will take a Scenic Cruise on the Savannah River. We will spend the next two nights in the historic district of Savannah at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, or similar. Tonight we will dine at a local favorite eatery. (B,D)

Day 7: Savannah, GA

This morning we will hop aboard the Trolley Tour and travel the city’s twenty-two historic squares to hear all about its storied past. Highlights include such landmarks as Forsyth Park, River Street, The Waving Girl Statue, the Cotton Exchange and the Colonial Park Cemetery. Enjoy dinner this evening on your own. (B)

Day 8: Richmond, VA

We start our journey back home and travel to the Wyndam Hotel in Richmond, Virginia. (B)

Day 9: Wilkes Barre, PA

We travel into the foothills of Pocono Mountains where our overnight stop will be in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. Enjoy a leisurely evening at the hotel. (B)

Day 10: Ottawa, ON

It’s homeward bound with many fond memories of your unforgettable Southern Sights and Southern Nights getaway. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Royal Winter Fair 3 DAYS • November 14-16 Once a year, the Country comes to the City! Since 1922, THE ROYAL has offered visitors the rare opportunity of returning to Canada’s rural roots; some to revive warm memories of the Family Farm; others to experience Country Life for the first time. THE ROYAL is the World’s Largest Indoor Agricultural Fair and Equestrian Competition, and it’s all under one roof for you to enjoy. Day 1: To Toronto, ON

This morning we depart for Toronto spending the next two days exploring the Royal Winter Fair. Upon our arrival in Toronto we will proceed to the Fair Grounds for the rest of the days events. Reserved seating to the evening Horse Show is included with your package. We will overnight the next two nights at the Delta Hotel, Toronto East, or similar.

Twin $515. Triple $484. Quad $465. Single $662. Cost per person

Day 2: Toronto, ON

After breakfast, we are off for the day-long events at the Fair. A Reserved ticket to the evening Horse Show will be included. (B)

Day 3: To Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the hotel then we depart for Ottawa arriving late afternoon. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Breakfasts • 2 Days Admission to the Royal Winter Fair • Reserved Seats for the Horse Shows (Friday and Saturday Evening) • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

Photo Credit: Tourism Toronto

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Branson Country Christmas Extravaganza 9 DAYS • November 15-23

Featuring 7 Live Shows and more!

Twin 1675. Triple $1549. Quad $1486. Single $2118. $

Cost per person

Day 1: To Troy, MI

Today we depart Ottawa traveling westward towards the Windsor/Detroit Border and continuing on to our overnight accommodation in Troy, Michigan at the Drury Inn & Suites, or similar.

Day 2: To St. Louis | Fenton, MO

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

Day 3: To Branson, MO

After your continental breakfast this morning, we depart for America’s live entertainment capital - Branson. We’ll make a stop in Springfield for lunch and browsing at Bass Pro before continuing onto Branson. Our home away from home will be the Hilton’s of Branson, Branson Landing or similar, for the next four nights. Unpack, relax and prepare for the Christmas Country Music excitement in North America’s number one entertainment destination. (B,D)

Day 4-6: Branson, MO

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation in Troy • 2 Nights Accommodation in St. Louis/Fenton • 4 Nights Accommodation in Branson • 8 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • 4 Dinners • 7 Live Shows • Tour of the Ozarks and the College of the Ozarks • Time for Shopping • Admission to Silver Dollar City including a variety of shows and a parade • Branson Belle Showboat Cruise • Stone Hill Winery Tour and Tasting • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Each day you will enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel and fabulous dinners at popular restaurants before attending the spectacular Christmas Shows that we have chosen for you. We’ll tour Christmas Lights around the town, visit Stone Hill Winery for a tour and tasting, allow leisure time for Christmas shopping in historical downtown Branson and Outlet Malls, as well as many optional excursions will be planned by your Tour Director. Enjoy Silver Dollar City and experience the beauty and splendor of Table Rock Lake aboard the Branson Belle Showboat. Although we pick the best shows for your enjoyment you may wish to take in another fabulous show of your choice. There’s so much to discover. (B,D) We have reserved seating for the following Christmas shows for your enjoyment throughout your stay. • Christmas Wonderland • Shoji Tabuchi • The Hughes Brothers Christmas Show • Daniel O’Donnell & Mary Duff • A Live Musical Show aboard the Branson Belle Showboat • New Jersey Nights • Plus a variety of shows at Silver Dollar City

Day 7: To St. Louis | Fenton, MO

With your toes still tapping and souvenirs in hand, we bid farewell to our Branson friends and depart for St. Louis for our overnight at the Drury Inn - Fenton, or similar. (B)

Day 8: To Troy, MI

Enjoy a deluxe continental breakfast this morning prior to continuing our journey to Troy, Michigan. Overnight at the Drury Inn & Suites, or similar. (B)

Day 9: To Ottawa, ON

After breakfast, we depart for Ottawa stopping briefly at the Duty Free Shop before crossing into Canada. (B) A Valid Passport is required.

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Nashville & The Smoky Mountains Country Christmas 9 DAYS • November 20-28 Featuring the Radio City Rockettes

Day 1: To Perrysburg, Ohio

Today we depart Ottawa traveling westward to the Detroit/Windsor Border as we continue on to our overnight accommodation at the Holiday Inn Express, Perrysburg, Ohio, or similar.

Day 2: To Nashville, TN

Our travels continue on to Nashville, where you will be spending the next three nights at the Deluxe Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel. Tonight we’ll claim our reserved seats at the Ryman Auditorium 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)

Twin $1899. Triple $1749. Quad $1629. Single $2619. Cost per person

Day 3: Nashville, TN

This morning a local guide will provide us with a sightseeing tour to view many of Nashville’s historical and cultural sites. A Country Christmas Luncheon Cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat offers a delightful meal and an outstanding show. This evening we will enjoy a Christmas Dinner and Show at the Opryland Resort Hotel (L,D)

Day 4: Nashville, TN

This morning enjoy some leisure time visiting the ICE Winter Wonderland, Opryland’s display of Christmas themed ice sculptures. Later this afternoon we are off to see the musical production performed by the Radio City Rockettes at the Opry House.

Day 5: To Pigeon Forge, TN

We travel today to the Smoky Mountains arriving in Pigeon Forge in the afternoon. Unpack, relax and let the fun and excitement begin. Tonight we will have a delicious dinner at the Applewood Farmhouse and Restaurant. Then, we are off to the Country Tonite Theatre, the perfect blend to Pigeon Forge’s best Live Country Music Show and the joyous celebration of Christmas. Overnight the next three nights at the Hampton Inn & Suites. (D)

Day 6: Pigeon Forge, TN | Gatlinburg, TN

Today we will tour the Great Smoky Mountains with a local guide and enjoy some leisure time to explore the little alpine village of Gatlinburg. Tonight we’ll enjoy a southern buffet dinner and the Smith Brothers Christmas Show. (B,D)

Day 7: Pigeon Forge, TN

This morning we start our Smoky Mountain day at Country Jamboree Morning Show, featuring the Blackwoods. Sit back and listen to the harmonious sounds of the performers in their signature gospel hits and country favourites. The excellent harmony will give you goose bumps and the finale will have you on your feet wanting more! This afternoon we’ll depart for Dollywood. The beauty and sparkle of more than three million twinkling lights combined with a variety of spectacular holiday entertainment and fun-filled yuletide, transform Dollywood into a Winter Wonderland for a traditional old-fashioned holiday celebration. Tonight we’ll enjoy the Hatfield & McCoys Dinner Show, Pigeon Forge’s newest and fun show. (B,D)

Day 8: Perrysburg, OH

Following breakfast we bid farewell to our friends in Tennessee and return to Perrysburg, Ohio our overnight at the Holiday Inn Express, or similar. (B)

Day 9: Ottawa, ON

With your toes still tapping and Christmas treasures in hand we are homeward bound today with many wonderful memories of a Country Christmas Celebration getaway. (B)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation in Perrysburg, Ohio • 3 Nights Accommodation in Nashville, Tennessee • 3 Nights Accommodation in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee • 5 Deluxe Continental Breakfasts • 1 Luncheon and Entertainment Cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat • 4 Dinners • 7 Live Shows (Radio City Rockettes, Grand Ole Opry, Country Christmas Show at the Opryland Hotel, Smith Brothers, Country Tonite, Country Jamboree Show, Hatfield and McCoy Show) • Guided Tours of Nashville and The Smoky Mountains • Admission to ICE Winter Wonderland • Leisure Time for Shopping • Admission to Dollywood for the Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival and Christmas Shows • Visit to Gatlinburg • Unlimited Fun and Excitement • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Festival of Lights Celebration Niagara Falls 3 DAYS • December 7-9

Featuring 3 Fantastic Live Shows

Twin 749. Triple $729. Quad $719. Single $919. $

Cost per person

Daniel O’Donnell & Mary Duff • Gordon Lightfoot The Oak Ridge Boys Treat your imagination to a colourful journey during the Canadian Kick Off to Winter and the 32nd Annual Festival of Lights Celebration. This sensational array of colours light up the entire city making this one of the most popular wintertime attractions in North America. Day 1: Niagara Falls, ON

Today we depart for Niagara Falls arriving at the Marriott Gateway on the Falls Hotel, your home away from home for the next two nights. Tonight, we will dine together, before we spend the evening at the Meridian Centre in St. Catharines to see legendary singer and songwriter, Gordon Lightfoot. (D)

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

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 2 Nights Accommodation • 2 Buffet Breakfasts • 2 Dinners • 3 Fantastic Live Shows – Daniel O’Donnell & Mary Duff, The Oak Ridge Boys & Gordon Lightfoot • Visit to Niagara-on-the-Lake • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of Luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes

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Enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel. This morning we are off to Niagara-on-theLake for some leisure time to browse and enjoy lunch. This afternoon, we depart for the Meridian Centre to claim our seats for Daniel O’Donnell and Mary Duff in concert. This charming Irish Duo will have you swaying in your seats to many well-known melodies. Enjoy a fabulous dinner at one of Niagara’s greatest restaurants before attending the concert with The Oak Ridge Boys at the Meridian Centre. (B,D)

Day 3: Ottawa, ON

Enjoy a full breakfast at the hotel. Today we will return to Ottawa with many fond memories of the sparkling Niagara Region during the Annual Celebration of the Festival of Lights. (B) Order of entertainment and entertainers may be interchanged. BOOK EARLY – THIS TOUR WILL SELL OUT FAST!

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Orlando Express 10 DAYS • December 26-January 4 12 DAYS • March 12-23 A Great Family Vacation

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, International Drive, will greet us. We will make regular stops along the way for meals. Your Standard Room is equipped with a 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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December

Twin $1055. Triple $959. Quad $899. Single $1399. March

Twin $1219. Triple $1098. Quad $1028. Single $1658. Cost per person

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 7 Nights (December) or 9 Nights (March) Standard Room Accommodation in Orlando • 7 (December) or 9 (March) Breakfasts • 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, to the Beach and more (excludes admissions and is subject to minimum numbers) • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • All Taxes • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Annual Southern Caribbean Cruise & New York City 14 DAYS • January 17-30 Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation Cabin Selection - Twin

Inside IF $2024. Outside OC $2315. Balcony BD $2782. Balcony BB $2808. Cost per person Plus Port and Departure taxes $445. Book Early our rates are subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability.

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 Norwegian Cruise Line “Breakaway” • 3 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 Aboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

Save $150 Per Couple. Book with a deposit by May 30, 2014 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 Surf amongst the turquoise waters of the Southern Caribbean. Join us and expand your horizons. Day 1: 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 three 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, One World Trade Centre Site, 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 Breakaway.” Anchors Away, as we set sail on a 12 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise to the Islands of Puerto Rico (San Juan), US Virgin Islands (St. Thomas), St. Maarten (Philipsburg), St. Lucia (Castries), Barbados (Bridgetown), and St. Kitts (Basseterre). With Norwegian Cruise Lines you’ll enjoy warm hospitality from the crew onboard while Freestyle Cruising. 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 theatres 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 PORT ARRIVE DEPART Day 2 New York City Port, New York 4:00 pm Day 3 Cruising Day 4 Cruising Day 5 San Juan, Puerto Rico 3:00 pm 10:00 pm Day 6 St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands 8:00 am 6:00 pm Day 7 Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00 am 6:00 pm Day 8 Castries, St. Lucia 9:00 am 7:00 pm Day 9 Bridgetown, Barbados 8:00 am 4:00 pm Day 10 Basseterre, St. Kitts 9:00 am 6:00 pm Day 11 Cruising Day 12 Cruising Day 13 Cruising Day 14 New York, New York 8:00 am Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 14: 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 your delightful Southern Caribbean Cruise with your traveling companions while planning your next “NO FLY” Cruise Holiday with Ottawa Valley Tours. A Valid Passport is required.

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Annual Eastern Caribbean Cruise & New York City

11 DAYS • February 17-27

Featuring our ESCORTED NO FLY | CRUISE Vacation

Save $150 Per Couple. Book with a deposit by May 30, 2014 Sail away on an enchanting vacation and experience diverse and dazzling views, history, culture and beauty that surround you! Come and enjoy the Sun, Sand and Surf 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 three 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, The World Financial Centre, 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 9 Night Eastern Caribbean to the Islands of Puerto Rico (San Juan), St. Thomas (Charlotte Amalie), St. Maarten (Philipsburg),and Tortola (British Virgin Islands). With Norwegian Cruise Lines you will enjoy Freestyle Cruising with 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 one of the outdoor pools 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 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 PORT ARRIVE DEPART Day 2 New York City Port, NY 4:00 pm Day 3 Cruising Day 4 Cruising Day 5 San Juan, Puerto Rico 3:00 pm 9:00 pm Day 6 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 8:00 am 6:00 pm Day 7 Philipsburg, St. Maarten 8:00 am 5:00 pm Day 8 Tortola, British Virgin Islands 7:00 am 1:00 pm Day 9 Cruising Day 10 Cruising Day 11 New York City Port, NY 10:00 am Ports are subject to change by the cruise line due to unforeseen circumstances.

Day 11: To Ottawa, ON

Cabin Selection - Twin

Inside IF $1493. Outside OF $1633. Outside OC $1657. Balcony BD $2019. Balcony BB $2053. Cost per person Plus Port and Departure taxes $411. Book Early our rates are subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability.

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach to/from New York City • 1 Night Accommodation at the Deluxe Marriott Hotel, New Jersey • 9 Night Cruise aboard the Norwegian “Gem” • 3 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 Aboard Cocktail Reception • Luggage Handling • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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 “NO FLY” Cruise Holiday with Ottawa Valley Tours. A Valid Passport is required. Ottawa Valley Tours | 613.723.5701

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Annual Daytona Beach & Western Caribbean Cruise NO FLY | Cruise Vacation Cabin Selection - Twin

Inside N $2729. Inside M $2746. Outside I $2940. Balcony E1 $3147. Cost per person Plus Port and Departure taxes: $286. Book Early our rates are subject to change by the cruise line and are based on availability.

Save $150 Per Couple. Book with a deposit by May 30, 2014 Day 1: Chambersburg, PA

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

Day 2: Lumberton, 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: Daytona Beach, FL

Today, our final travel day, will have us into Daytona Beach late afternoon where we will check into the Bahama House Hotel for the next six nights. Enjoy Deluxe Continental Breakfast, Newspaper and Happy Hour daily 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: Port Canaveral, FL

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 Western Caribbean Cruise to the Ports of Labadee (RCI Private Island - Haiti), Falmouth (Jamaica), George Town (Grand Cayman) and Cozumel (Mexico). From the moment you board the ship you will be stepping into luxury on the Seas. Experience first class dining, delicious food and the beautiful sunsets in the 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 your favorite book or watching the pool activities. Plan an exciting shore excursion for your Port of Calls and experience what the Islands have to offer. Relax and let us deliver the Royal Treatment on an Amazing Vacation. (B,L,D Daily)

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19 DAYS • February 21-March 11

DAY Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13 Day 14 Day 15 Day 16

PORT ARRIVE DEPART Port Canaveral, Florida 4:30 pm Cruising Labadee, Haiti (RCI Private Island) 8:00 am 5:00 pm Falmouth, Jamaica 10:00 am 7:00 pm George Town, Grand Cayman 8:00 am 4:00 pm Cozumel, Mexico 10:00 am 7:00 pm Cruising Port Canaveral, Florida 7:00 am

(Ports are subject to change by the Cruise Line due to unforeseen circumstances)

Day 16: 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: Lumberton, NC

Today we start our return journey for home and travel to Lumberton, North Carolina for our overnight. (B)

Day 18: Chambersburg, PA

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

Day 19: 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) A Valid Passport is required.

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Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation Enroute • 4 Continental Breakfasts Enroute • 7 Nights Accommodation in Daytona Beach • 7 Night Western Caribbean Cruise Aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line “Freedom of the Seas” • Deluxe Continental Breakfasts while in Daytona Beach • All Meals aboard the ship • Daily Manager’s Cocktail Reception in Daytona Beach • Complimentary Side Excursions planned by your Tour Director to some of the local attractions while in Daytona Beach (excludes admissions and is subject to minimum numbers and interest) • Activities and Entertainment aboard the Ship • Evening Group Dining aboard the Ship • Bellman’s Gratuities for one piece of luggage • Services of an Ottawa Valley Tour Director in Daytona Beach • Services of an Ottawa Valley Cruise Director (with a minimum number aboard the Ship) • Priced in Canadian Dollars

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Daytona Beach Florida 19 DAYS • February 21-March 11

Twin 2295. Triple $1900. Quad $1692. Single $3599. $

Cost per person

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)

Your Ultimate Holiday Experience Includes:

• Transportation aboard Deluxe Motorcoach • 4 Nights Accommodation Enroute • 4 Continental Breakfasts Enroute • Oceanview 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 your Tour Director to the areas local attractions that may include Silver Springs, Cape Canaveral, Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios, Historic St. Augustine, Daytona Flea Market, Greyhound Dog Races, Local Malls and Group Dinners (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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The Bahama House Hotel is a Daytona Beach Shores Oceanfront Resort and is a 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.

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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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Deposit and Payment: A deposit of $100.00 per person plus optional Cancellation/ Interruption Insurance is required within 7 days of making your reservation for a Multi-Day Tour. 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 Tours. Full payment is required at time of booking for 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 on all tours 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 December 1, 2014. Some offers are promotional and are not necessarily repeated in future brochures. Transportation Credit: For out-of-town passengers traveling a minimum of 75 kms 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 one piece of luggage per passenger by Ottawa Valley Tours. Any additional tipping for local Step-onGuides, your Motorcoach Driver and Tour Director should be extended on an individual basis at your discretion. Shipboard Gratuities and other items of a personal nature are not included on Cruise Package Tours. 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/Prior to Departure: 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 refund policy. We strongly suggest the purchase of Cancellation/ Interruption Insurance.

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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 are 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 for the multiday tours. Excludes Air/No Fly Cruise Packages and 1 Day Tours. Children, 5 years of age and under, are not eligible for coach 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. Smoking or Alcohol is not permitted on the coach. There will be no refund for the unused portion of the tour package or post termination costs. Special Needs and Assistance Requirements: Please notify the reservation agent of any physical condition, special requirements or needs at time of booking. Passengers must ensure they are medically, mentally and physically fit for travel. Passengers requiring special needs or assistance as described, must be accompanied by a traveling companion, who will accept full responsibility for safety, care and control. Requests: 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 suppliers. Ottawa Valley Tours does not refund any unused portions of your tour. 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 and 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 to 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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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.

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