Two Week Festivals of Montréal Program


July 5th to 18th, 2020

Spend two weeks taking in the sights, sounds, and world renowned festivals of Montréal !  Students will stay with host families and meet up for day and evening activities.  The program also includes full day excursions to Ottawa and Québec City.

Sunday, July 5th

Arrival and transfer to host families.

Monday, July 6th

Gather at the central meeting spot for a program orientation and walking tour of Montréal, including a visit to the Montréal Science Centre.

Tuesday, July 7th

Today, you will take a full day excursion to visit Canada’s capital city, Ottawa.

Wednesday, July 8th

Your day time activity is a half day visit to La Ronde, Montréal’s acclaimed amusement park.  Return to host families for supper.

In the evening, you will attend the International Fireworks Festival.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, July 9th

Enjoy a day at the Circus Festival.

Friday, July 10th

Your day time activity will either be a visit to Jean Dore Beach or the Montréal Aquatic Centre, depending upon the weather.

In the evening, you will take i one of the many special performances at the Circus Festival.

Saturday, July 11th

Enjoy a full day visit to Parc Jean-Drapeau.

Sunday, July 12th

Free day with host family

Monday, July 13th

Meet up with the group for a full day excursion to Québec City.

Tuesday, July 14th

During the day you will visit the outdoor stages and market of the Nuits d’Afrique Festival.  Return to your host families for supper.

In the evening, you will take in a special concert performance at Nuit d’Afrique.

Wednesday, July 15th

During the day you will visit the onsite installations of the Just for Laughs Festival.  Return to your host families for supper.

In the evening, attend a special comedy performance as part of the Just for Laughs Festival.

Thursday, July 16th

Visit the outdoor activities of the Fantasia Film Festival.  After returning to your host families for supper, you will return to enjoy one of the many films offered by Fantasia.

Friday, July 17th

On your last full day in Montréal, spend a full day enjoying the rides and activities available at La Ronde.

Saturday, July 18th

Transfer to the airport for your flight back home.

Program includes:

Airport transfers

Half board Host Family Accommodation w/ per diems for lunch

Public transit passes

Tour escort

Activities

Full day excursions to Ottawa & Québec City