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Quebec Winter Carnival, Canada

Feb 2, 2024 - Feb 5, 2024

Join us for the 70th 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) | 5 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • 3 nights Hilton Quebec City
  • Winter Carnival Festival Admission
  • Quebec City Tour
  • Visit to the Ice Hotel
  • 5 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort
  • A Valid Passport is Required
  • Optional Dog Sledding Experience Available. See information letter below for details.


Day 1

Depart aboard our deluxe motorcoach as we head north to Canada to experience one of the world’s largest winter carnivals in beautiful Quebec City. 3 nights accommodations at the HILTON QUEBEC CITY located a short walk away from the Old City, the Plains of Abraham and Parliament. Welcome dinner marks our arrival.

Day 2

We begin our day with a GUIDED TOUR of this vibrant city - highlights include the Plains of Abraham, Place D’Armes, Latin Quarter and more. Afternoon and evening at leisure to enjoy Winter Carnival and a host of activities for all ages including visiting the Bonhomme’s (Carnival Mascot) Ice Palace, snow & ice sculptures, snow rafting, ice skating, entertainment and more. This evening join the fun in an electrifying atmosphere for a magical experience at the NIGHT PARADE.

Day 3

Optional Dog Sledding excursion today (Additional Fee). Experience a thrilling outdoor adventure and try your hand at dog sledding with beautiful huskies as you travel trails through the woods. This excursion is strenuous for some people. Visit to the HOTEL DE GLACE (ICE HOTEL), the only one of its kind in North America. Each winter the ice hotel changes its theme. Fascinating art and winter splendour greet you as you enter the Grand Hall. Make sure to visit the chapel where people from all over the world go to get married. Farewell dinner tonight.

Day 4

Following breakfast we head for home with fun memories of our time at the Winter Carnival.

Departure Locations


Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 8:00 PM

Park & Ride Commuter Lot, 575 Colt Highway (Rte 6) & South Rd


Depart: 7:30 AM

Return: 7:30 PM

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

West Springfield, MA - Quality Inn, Riverdale St

Depart: 8:15 AM

Return: 7:00 PM

Quality Inn, 1150 Riverdale St, West Springfield, MA
Exit 10B from I-91 / Riverdale St (Rte 5) / park in the back of the hotel parking lot









Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $500 per person with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: December 8, 2023

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to December 8, 2023 fee of $200.00 pp; December 9, 2023 to January 18, 2024 fee of $400.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on January 19, 2024 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Trip Protection offers coverage for Cancellation for covered medical reasons, Interruption, Emergency Medical, Travel Delay, & more.

The AON/NTA Travel Protection Plan offers 3 levels of insurance: Basic or Enhanced or Enhanced with Cancel For Any Reason (CFAR). The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. The Enhanced Plan with the add-on of CFAR must be purchased within 14 days of initial deposit. CFAR allows you to cancel for any reason up to 48 priors to departure and reimburses up to 75% of your nonrefundable trip cost.

To enroll: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068 OR call AON 1-800-388-1470.

Premiums are non-refundable once paid. Terms & Conditions apply. Plan details are available at

https://www.friendshiptours.net/protection-plan. Call Friendship Tours 860-243-1630 for assistance in enrolling.

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