USA & Canada Express

USA & Canada Express information and booking

from
$2050
  • Duration
    15
    days
  • Physical rating
    4
  • Culture Shock
    4
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Schedule Details

Departs from
New York
Accommodation
Camping (with facilities), Hostel, Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 13 travellers per group
Transportation
Private vehicle
Important Notes
1. All vehicles have a free Wi-Fi hotspot service. 2. The trip finishes on arrival in New York at approximately 5pm.

Highlights

Take a bite out of the Big Apple, Talk politics in Washington DC, Hear the roar of Niagara Falls from both the US and Canadian sides, Go hiking in the pristine Algonquin National Park, Practise French in Montreal, Try poutine in charming Quebec City, Watch sunset from a kayak in Acadia National Park, Catch a baseball or football game in Boston, Go whale-watching in Cape Cod

Tour description provided by Intrepid

This Overland adventure looping through Canada and the US features some of North America's most celebrated cities. Begin in pulsating New York before getting a taste of American history in DC. Feel the roar of Niagara Falls, hike through Algonquin National Park and become a Francophile in Montreal and Quebec City. Head back south across the border for a short stint in New England, seeing the best of Boston and feasting on seafood in Cape Cod, before winding things up back in the Big Apple. Great parks, exciting cities, delicious regional cuisine and a whole lot of adventure – experience all this and more during 15 days of fun.

Itinerary

Day 1 New York
New York excites the senses with its mixing pot of cultures, artistic prowess, flashy commercialism and depth of soul that inspires everyone who visits.
Days 2-3 Washington DC
Awash with iconic buildings, political intrigue, absorbing museums and eclectic neighbourhoods, Washington DC is a compelling city to explore.
Day 4 Niagara Falls
Famous as a honeymoon destination, Niagara Falls shares a border with Canada and showcases the cascading waters of the Horseshoe, American and Bridal Veil falls.
Day 5 Toronto
Sitting on the shores of Lake Ontario, Toronto is a charismatic city with a fantastic mix of architecture, cultures, shopping, food and outdoor areas.
Day 6 Algonquin Provincial Park
Water abounds in the beautiful Algonquin Provincial Park, with its thousands of lakes and nine rivers providing sustenance to an abundance of trees, plantlife and animals.
Days 7-8 Ottawa/Montreal
Ottawa, the capital of Canada, impresses with its grand architecture, world-class museums, multicultural cuisines and endless outdoor activities, at any time of the year. Montreal is a unique city where culture, style and flair abounds, with its French flavour casting an intoxicating spell over all who visit.
Day 9 Quebec City
With its French tone and walled Old Town boasting cobbled streets and 17th-century buildings, Quebec City is easily the most unique city in North America.
Days 10-11 Acadia National Park
Located in the state of Maine, Acadia National Park's beauty lies in its rugged coastlines, windswept beaches, dense woodlands, dramatic mountains and abundant wildlife.
Day 12 Boston
As one of the oldest cities in the US, Boston has a wealth of provocative history, stately architecture, dignified culture and truckloads of American spirit.
Days 13-14 Cape Cod
Known as 'the Cape' to locals, Cape Cod is a popular summer retreat with wonderful stretches of beach, charming villages, and lots of outdoor activities on offer.
Day 15 New York
'The Big Apple', 'The city that never sleeps' and 'The capital of the world' have all been used to describe New York, one of the most charismatic cities in the world.