All Aboard the ‘Ocean’: Quebec to the Maritimes by Train
Speak with a historian, explore cosmopolitan cities, visit the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and learn the story of French Canada as you ride a train from Quebec to the Maritimes.
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Program No. 21432RJ
11 days
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At a Glance

Embark on a journey through eastern Canada aboard the “Ocean” and revel in the charm of Quebec and the Maritimes. Setting off from the Island of Montreal, ride the rails through the lower St. Lawrence River valley to New Brunswick. Stop along the way to experience Quebec City, the natural beauty of the Bay of Fundy and the unique culture of the Canadian Maritimes.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discuss with local experts the history, settlement and cultural significance of French Canada while discovering cosmopolitan Montreal and 400-year-old Quebec City.
  • Join experts at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy to learn about the Bay of Fundy’s phenomenal tidal energy, and explore Joggins Fossil Cliffs, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • In the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax, survey the maritime history of Atlantic Canada, from the age of steamships to the Royal Canadian Navy to Nova Scotia's role in the aftermath of the Titanic.
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