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1 week in Canada

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1 week in Canada

Hello,

My husband and I are going to a wedding in Toronto this August and we would like to also visit Montréal and Québec during the 7 days we have after the wedding before going home. We have to fly back to Boston after Canada. Can someone please kindly give me some advice on how best to plan this part of our trip (eg. how many days to spend in each, best way to get there from Toronto, best way to travel between them).

Thank you in advance!

Charlotte

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1. Re: 1 week in Canada

That's a lot to cram into a week. Travel between Toronto and Montréal takes at least three hours, if you fly. Between Montréal and Quebec is at least a couple of hours if you fly, including time at the airports on either side. Trains run downtown to to downtown and aren't much longer, and perhaps simpler. I would skip Québec altogether, give Toronto and Montreal three days each and split it with the travel day in the middle.

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2. Re: 1 week in Canada

Fly Porter from downtown Toronto Islands airport YTB to Quebec City YQB. That cuts 9+ hours of travel time to about 2.5 hours. Spend 3 nights in QC.

Enjoy Quebec City, then take Via Rail train from downtown to downtown Montreal (bus is an option too), about 3.5 hours. Enjoy Montreal for remaining nights (3-4), then fly out of Montreal Dorval YUL to Boston.

Edited: 08 June 2018, 18:39
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3. Re: 1 week in Canada

Charlotte ~

This Canada Forum holds every question in every destination forum in the country. As a result a question moves along and off the first page pretty quickly. This question is now on page 4 of the Canada Forum.

You've got some great advice so far. Here is the link for the Toronto Forum where you could post if you like. If you are on a computer, you will also be able to benefit from reading the Top Questions in the right sidebar of the Toronto Forum:

https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g15501…

Montréal Forum: https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g15503…

Québec City Forum: https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowForum-g15503…

where, again, the Top Questions will be helpful to read.

Edited: 09 June 2018, 01:04
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4. Re: 1 week in Canada

Thanks v much for the advice and sorry for posting in the wrong place!

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5. Re: 1 week in Canada

No worries, Charlotte. I just want your question to get full consideration by regular members in those destinations.

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