Route of the St Lawrence | Fly Drive from Toronto to Montreal

Holiday Duration: 17 Nights

"Congratulations Frontier for an excellent service"

We want to congratulate Frontier Travel for an excellent service. Due to our ages and plans to visit other places in the world, this will most likely be the only time we visit Canada so were thrilled that this holiday more than met our expectations. All our questions were answered and lots of help given in planning the holiday, getting visas etc.

Mrs Brewer



This splendid holiday broadly follows the route of the St. Lawrence River from Niagara Falls to the ocean. Along the way, you will dip into the hills of the Laurentians, visit an alpine village, stay in an 400 year old walled city, see two UNESCO World Heritage sites and lots of wildlife.

This itinerary is flexible and can be tailor-made to suit you; if you want to add extra days in one area, extend the holiday or maybe change the direction of travel. Talk to one of our experts about how to make this holiday the perfect one for you.

Suggested Hotels


View more hotels in Toronto

Quebec City

View more hotels in Quebec City


View more hotels in Tadoussac

La Malbaie

View more hotels in La Malbaie


View more hotels in Perce


View more hotels in Montreal

"We will certainly recommend Frontier Canada"

We will certainly recommend Frontier Canada to others – thank you for organising a very successful trip in which all elements liked together seamlessly. We had a wonderful time and we have returned home with some fantastic memories of Vancouver and the Canadian Rockies. I would certainly recommend this fly-drive trip to others, possibly with an extra night at the Alpine Meadows Resort near Clearwater, for a relaxing ‘wildlife-watching’ day by their lake!

Mr Mothersole - Travelled to Alberta & BC

Itinerary (17 Nights)

Here’s a day-by-day guide to your itinerary. Feel free to ask us to add other days or ideas and excursions by contacting us directly, so we can give you the best price.

Day 1

Arrive in Toronto and transfer independently to your downtown hotel. The remainder of day is at...

Read More

Day 2

Explore the Niagara Peninsula today, skirting the shores of Lake Ontario and passing many vineyards...

Read More

Day 3

A day at leisure to explore the many facets of Toronto; you might like to...

Read More

Day 4

Drive east along Lake Ontario, visit Kingston and explore the magnificent scenery of the 1000...

Read More

Day 5

Explore the capital region and the Parliament Buildings or take a cruise on the Ottawa...

Read More

Day 6

Enjoy a full day in the Laurentians either exploring the local villages or perhaps enjoying...

Read More

Day 7

Today takes you on a scenic drive on the “King’s Highway”, passing numerous historical French-Canadian villages....

Read More

Day 8

Québec City, which celebrated its 400th birthday in 2008, is Canada’s oldest city and exhibits...

Read More

Day 9

We suggest a stop at the shrine in Ste.Anne-de-Beaupré, then a drive through the beautiful...

Read More

Day 10

Charlevoix to Tadoussac

Today, why not take a cruise on the fjord-like Saguenay River? Then continue along the waters...

Read More

Day 11

Tadoussac to Rimouski

Today, you’ll have another chance to take a spectacular whale watching cruise. Driving north, great...

Read More

Day 12

Rimouski to Bonaventure

This morning, leave the St Lawrence behind and cross the base of the Gaspé Peninsula...

Read More

Day 13

Bonaventure to Percé

Before setting out, why not visit these a water therapy centre for a rejuvenating experience?...

Read More

Day 14


Percé and its treasures beckon today. Visit one of Canada’s most recognisable natural attractions: the...

Read More

Day 15

Percé to Matane

Today, follow the coastal route along rugged northern coastline or cross Gaspésie Park in the...

Read More

Days 16-17

Matane to Montreal

The drive passes Kamouraska and St Jean-Port-Joli, the woodcarving capital of Québec.  The numerous islands...

Read More

Day 18

Time for last minute shopping before your overnight flight to the UK.

Read More