Tadoussac and Quebec City
Epic Whale Watching Adventure
The maritime regions of Québec are home to some of the best whale-watching sites in the world. Every year, as many as 200,000 people visit Tadoussac for whale watching. Between May and October, you can find blue whales, the largest animals on the planet, impressive humpbacks, belugas and about 10 other cetaceans.
The Village of Tadoussac became the first fur-trading post in European North America in 1600, eight years before the founding of Québec City. The word "tatouskak" means breast, and refers to the two, rounded hills by the Saguenay fjord and the bay.
Explore Quebec City! This beautiful must-see destination is the heart of French Canada. For a long time a fortified town, the walls that surrounded it still stand the passing of time, encircling the old city's charming streets. Walk through the beautiful wall gates and enter this magical town.
3 days/ 2 night
per person, from $340 CAD
Based on quadruple accommodation.
Prices vary based on departure season and accommodation option
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For groups of 20 people and over
Day by Day
Leave Ottawa early in the morning and enjoy the ride to Tadoussac. A couple of stops along the way will be made for you to discover the beauty of the region. Discover Baie-Sainte-Catherine, the festive village of Tadoussac, as well as the beautiful scenery of the Saguenay Fjord.
Today we start the morning with a whale watching tour using a zodiac boat! After we will head back to Quebec City, passing by the Montmorrency Falls.
Once in Quebec City take in the beauty of this French Canadian city.It is certainly a slice of Europe in our own backyard. Walk its streets, visit its bakeries and boutiques. At night enjoy some dancing in one of Quebec City's best night clubs.
Our Sunday will start lazily, perhaps with a cafe-au-lait, accompanied by some crepes. Check out the Observatoire de la Capitale, the planes of Abraham and the many other interesting places in this wonderful town. We will head back to Ottawa around 3 PM.
We provide transportation to all of our destinations.
Depending on the group size we will use different vehicles, from minivans to coach buses
2 night accommodation in Tadoussac and Quebec City.
We either use hotels with Quad occupancy (see details below) or youth hostels where you get your own bed but share the room with others
Discover Quebec City with a Guided Walk Group. We will show you the old town while providing you with reference points so you can go on and get lost in the quaint streets of the most European town in North America.
Our FUEL TEAM will make sure you have a great time providing games and animation. They will also test your creativity by posing group challenges with prizes for the winner team!
Extras (also included in price)
Get some exercise while your jaw drops in awe at the beauty of the Saguenay Fjord. Join us for a beautiful hike on very well groomed trails and reconnect with mother nature.
Board a Zodiac boat and let's go whale watching. Tadoussac is one of The BEST SPOTS in the world to watch whales, seals, dolphins and other sea mammals.
In order to make the trip as affordable as possible our base price provides either:
-Accommodation in a Youth Hostel, where you have your own bed but share a room with others OR
-Hotel quadruple accommodation: In this setting, you will share a double/queen size bed with a friend (a maximum of 4 people per room)
Other options include:
Your own bed in triple room ($)
Your own bed in double room ($$)
Your own room ($$$)
4 people in room
2 people per bed
No extra charge
3 people in room
your own bed
A little extra ($)
2 people in room
1 person per bed
Two little extras ($$)
1 person in room
Previous Trips Photos
What our customers say:
"I highly recommend Round Tours Ottawa, the trips are very well organized, fun and stress-free. You can interact with the group or do your own thing. Fantastic!" Yiselle (from CANADA)- February 2017
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