Quebec 2012

The Aurora School Board approved 5 night, 6 day trip to Montréal and Québec for Presidents Day weekend 2012. Here are links to the information that was shared at the informational meetings on February 15th and 16th, 2011, and again in September when new students were invited to join. With 45 student participants, the final price is $699.

On est de retour. We're back. Voici un album de photos de notre voyage inoubliable.

Quebec 2012


This trip will be chaperoned by M. Frankmann and M. Sarmiento from Harmon and Mme Cook et Mlle Pavicic from AHS.
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All systems are go for the trip. We are having a final meeting at Harmon in the Commons at 7pm on Monday, February 13th. Please bring your travel documents and photo ID's along with any outstanding travel permission forms and medical forms. This is also the time to turn in medications.

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We will provide contact information including the phone chain, and answer any final questions.


Updated on Sat, Feb 11th.
I've been assured by M. Marc LaFlamme at the École Secondaire de Rochebelle whose 7th and 8th graders are corresponding with mine and some of whom may meet up with us at the Village des Sports that there is plenty of Snow in Québec. All our winter activities are on- so please bring your winter gear. 2 pairs of gloves. Good socks. Good boots. Tuque. Layers. Good coat...
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We will be leaving from and returning to Harmon. Bus pick up and drop off is at Harmon.
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Our guide who we will meet when we arrive in Montréal is M. Frédérick Parent
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The school visit has been confirmed. We will be visiting the students of Mme Marie Claude Carrier at L'École Sécondaire Les Etchemins
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The hotels both have indoor pools, so you should bring a suit if you'd like to swim. However, we may not have time depending on pool hours and our itinerary on any given day.
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Here are the additional restaurants and activities that have been specified in our final itinerary... Meals marked with a * are not included in the price and are your responsibility to pay for. Make sure you have $10-15 available for each of these... less for the en route stops.
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Jeudi, le 16 Fevrier
Petit Déjeuner en Route*
Déjeuner- Crêperie Chez Suzette
Diner- Le Rivoli
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Vendredi, le 17 Fevrier
Petit Déjeuner- Le Parlementaire
Déjeuner à L'École les Etchemins
Diner- Côtes à Côtes
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Samedi, le 18 Fevrier
Petit Déjeuner- Le Manoir Montmorency
Déjeuner au Côte de Beaupré*
Diner-Cabane à Sucre Érablière Lac Beauport
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Dimanche, le 19 Fevrier
Petit Déjeuner à l'Hôtel
Déjeuner au Village des Sports*
Diner à L'Académie
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Lundi, le 20 Fevrier
Petit Déjeuner à l'Hôtel
Déjeuner et Diner en Route*


Powerpoint Presentation including itinerary and pricing:

Prometour- tour company website... Aurora trip website...

Accomodations-

Montreal-
HOLIDAY INN MIDTOWN
420 SHERBROOKE OUEST
MONTREAL, QC
Canada
PHONE : (514) 842-6111 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (514) 842-6111 end_of_the_skype_highlighting
WWW/EMAIL :http://www.holidayinn.com/hotels/us/en/montreal/yuldt/hoteldetail

Quebec-
BEST WESTERN CENTRE VILLE QC
330 RUE DE LA COURONNE
QUEBEC, QC Canada
PHONE : (418) 649-1919 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (418) 649-1919 end_of_the_skype_highlighting
WWW/EMAIL : http://www.bestwestern.qc.ca/HOTELQUEBEC/MAIN.HTML


Activities-

(most of the following links take you to the French pages... however almost all have a link which switches the site over to the English version. This list will be expanded as specific sites are determined for the school visit, dog sledding, cabane à sucre, etc...)
Bonjour Québec- Site Touristique pour toute la Province

Montréal-

Ville de Montréal

Le Vieux Montréal: Place Jacques Cartier, Rue St. Paul
Patinage sur le Bassin Bonsecours
Le Musée Pointe à Callière
Le Biodôme
Retaurant L'Académie
Le Montréal Souterrain

Ville de Québec et Environs- Region de Québec

Ville de Québec

Le Vieux Québec et le Quartier Petit Champlain
Le Chateau Frontenac
Les Chutes Montmorency
Dog Sledding
Copper Museum of Albert Gilles
Basilique Ste. Anne de Beaupré
Musée de la Civilisation

Cabane à Sucre
Parlement du Québec
Ice Hotel
Village des Sports (Village Vacances Valcartier)

Possible School Visit
École Sécondaire De Rochebelle