Day 1 - Sunday 18th August
21.30hrs (9.30pm) check-in at Las Vegas airport for West Jet flight to Toronto departing at 23.55 arriving at 07.12.
Day 2 - Monday 19th August
Connect with onward flight to Quebec City departing at 09.30 and arriving at 11.12. Meet coach and guide for
short drive to Sainte Anne de Beaupre. Light lunch on arrival. Afternoon Mass in the Basilica of St Anne followed by
a tour of the Basilica. See the Statue of St Anne, the Relic presented by Pope John XXIII, the Immaculate Conception chapel, the Pieta, tomb of Fr Pampalon, the Blessed Sacrament chapel, and admire the 140 stained glass windows. Visit the Cyclorama of Jerusalem one of the worlds largest panoramas. Visit the Memorial Chapel and the Chapel of the Holy Steps where we ascend in the traditional manner. Return to nearby Quebec City for 2 nights, dinner, bed & breakfast.
Day 3 - Tuesday 20th August
Day trip to Grosse Ille in the St Lawrence River. A short boat trip takes us to the island. We see the immigration
depot, the disinfecting building , quarantine station, chapels, school, museum, cemetery and the great Celtic Cross.
Return to Quebec City where we visit to the Old City and see the Royal Palace, the Citadelle, City Hall and the impressive Chateau Frontenac. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 4 - Wednesday 21st August
Morning visit to the Montmorency Falls. Ascend by cable-car, cross the suspension bridge above the Falls, and hear the tragic story of The White Lady. Descend via the Panoramic Staircase and feel the spray from the Falls. Drive to Cap de la Madeline shrine of Our Lady of the Cape. Mass at the Old Shrine where we see the Miraculous Statue, followed by short history of the shrine and the Miraculous Bridge, from a local priest. Visit the shrine of Blessed Frederick Janssoone in St Anthonys church, Trois Riviers, who re-established the Order of Friars Minor in Canada, and was Beatified by Pope John-PaulII in 1988. Continue to our Montreal hotel for 2 nights, dinner, bed & breakfast.
Day 5 - Thursday 22nd August
This morning we visit the Kahnawake Indian Reservation and shrine of St Kateri Tekakwitha the first Native
American (Mohawk) saint. Continue to St Josephs Oratory on Mount Royal shrine of St. Bro. Andre Bessette and
celebrate Mass in the Community Chapel. Guided tour of the shrine including the magnificent Basilica, see Bro
Andres Tomb. his Heart, and display on his life, his accommodation, and the original chapel. Visit the Oratory
gift shop. Afternoon city sightseeing tour. Visit the Cathedral of Mary Queen of the World and the Basilica of
St Patrick. See the City Hall, the Old Port, Olympic Tower, McGill University, the Casino and Chinatown.
Enjoy some free tome around Place Jacques Cartier, and walk back to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 - Friday 23rd August
Morning Mass in Notre Dame Basilica, followed by a guided tour, hear the history and discover the riches of
this magnificent ornate Basilica. Drive to Kingston for lunch break. See the City Hall, the Penitentiary and visit
St Marys Cathedral. Continue to our hotel in Toronto for 2 nights, dinner, bed & breakfast.
Day 7 - Saturday 24th August
Celebrate Mass in Mount Carmel Church. Depart for Niagara Falls. Enjoy a Falls Boat Trip, as we sail through
the Mist below the mighty Niagara Falls. We get a birds eye view of the famous Falls as we eat our lunch in
the revolving restaurant at the top of the Skylon Tower. This afternoon is free in Niagara to explore the many
attractions on Clifton Hill : Guinness World of Records, Movieland Wax Museum, Ripleys Believe it or not,
or the House of Frankenstein to name but a few. Late afternoon return to Toronto for dinner and overnight.
Day 8 - Sunday 25th August
Morning Mass in St Michaels Cathedral Basilica. On our city sightseeing tour we see the City Hall, Casa Loma, Ontario Legislative Building, Prince Edward Viaduct, the University, the Art Gallery and the Oval Queens Park. This afternoon we have free time to stroll through the vast Eaton Mall Shopping Centre, downtown. Transfer to Toronto airport for our return West Jet flight to Las Vegas, departing at 20.55 and arriving at 22.38.