Quebec Winter Carnival

Feb 7, 2020 - Feb 10, 2020

Join us for the 66th annual Quebec Winter Carnival. Excitement hits the streets with a celebration like no other… snow & ice sculptures, snow rafting, ice skating, ice fishing, sleigh rides, marketplace & entertainment.

4 Day(s) | 2 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • 3 nights Quebec City Marriott Downtown
  • Winter Carnival Festival Admission
  • Quebec City Tour
  • Ice Hotel Guided Tour
  • 2 Meals: 2 Dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort
  • A Valid Passport is Required. U.S. Citizens: Valid Passport required—must be valid 6 months past the return date Non U.S. Citizens are responsible for obtaining proper documentation for travel. Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop is not responsible for passengers not having proper documentation for travel.


Day 1

Head north to Quebec City for their 66th annual Winter Carnival. 3 nights accommodations at the Marriott Quebec City Downtown located near Parliament Hill and just steps away from Old Quebec and the carnival activities. This 4 star hotel boasts spacious guestrooms, lounge and restaurant. Welcome dinner marks our arrival.

Day 2

We begin this morning with a GUIDED TOUR of this vibrant city - highlights include the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel, Chateau Frontenac and more. Enjoy the remainder of your day at leisure to explore the WINTER CARNIVAL. Excitements hits the streets with a celebration like no other... snow & ice sculptures, snow rafting, ice skating, ice fishing, sleigh rides and entertainment. Each person receives a special souvenir pin as ticket of admission to the activities. Tonight view the MR. CHRISTIE'S NIGHT PARADE and enjoy floats, music and costumes as they come down the Grande Allee.

Day 3

This morning we tour the ICE HOTEL. Unique to North America, this magnificent hotel is built from 10,000 tons of snow, 350 tons of ice, takes 5 weeks to build and lasts until spring melt. Our tour highlights 16' high ceilings, original artwork, furniture carved in ice, walls covered with blocks and luxury suites. The rest of your day is at leisure to explore the Carnival activities. Farewell dinner tonight.

Day 4

We head for home with memories of our Winter Carnival adventure.

Departure Locations

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 7:30 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.


Depart: 7:30 AM

Return: 7:00 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road









Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $300 pp due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: December 13, 2019. IMPORTANT: Please be sure to read the Proof of Citizenship & Entry into Canada requirements detailed in the More Information section below.

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to December 13, 2019 fee of $150.00 pp; December 14, 2019 to January 23, 2020 fee of $400.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on January 24, 2020 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association. The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit. Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered. Premium is non-refundable once paid. Three ways to enroll:

1. Website: Tour Operator Location #076068. You can also view plan details on this site.

2. Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.

3. Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630

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