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A loop around the iconic peninsula! Start off in Quebec City and discover the wonderful Gaspé Peninsula, filled with maritime culture and history, breathtaking views and charming fishing villages. Travel at your own pace and loop through Matane, Gaspé, Percé, Carleton-sur-mer and Rimouski with suggested stops at viewpoints, great natural sites and incredible national parks.

  • Round-trip flights to Quebec City
  • 7 nights accommodation:
    -Quebec City: Hotel Le Concorde Quebec 3* or similar
    -Matane: Quality Inn & Suites Matane 3* or similar
    -Gaspé: Rodway Inn 4* or similar
    -Percé: Riotel Percé 3* or similar
    -Caleton-sur-Mer: Manoir Belle Plage 3* or similar
    -Rimouski: Comfort Inn Rimouski 4* or similar
  • 7-day car rental
  • 1-hour cruise at Percé Rock
  • Includes Careflex Travel Protection: Cancel up to 3 days prior
Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton
Jul 14-Aug 31, 2023 from $2399 + $355 tax
Sep 1-29, 2023 from $2199 + $310 tax
Oct 1-15, 2023 from $1999 + $303 tax
Victoria, Kelowna, Winnipeg from $200 more

Not Included: Parking Fees, extra insurance with car rental, tire management fee, payable at destination Minimum age restriction: 6 years old

Suggested Itinerary

The day-to-day locations are already set and hotel accommodations will already be booked, but what you do during the day in each town or city is completely up to you. Below is a suggested itinerary of things to do and see so you can get the most out of your adventure. The beauty of this trip is that you can explore the country the way you want to. Just make sure to get to the hotel on time!

Day 1: Fly to Quebec City

Fly to Quebec City and pick up your rental car. Take the rest of the day to explore the provincial capital.
Hotel: Hotel Le Concorde Quebec or similar

Day 2: Quebec City – Matane (410 km)

Journey along the St. Lawrence River to Matane. Be sure to stop at the wonderful Reford Gardens, and don’t miss out on fresh Matane shrimp and seafood.
Hotel: Quality Inn & Suites Matane or similar

Day 3: Matane – Gaspé (330 km)

Follow one of the most scenic drives in Quebec through picturesque villages on your way to the vast Gulf of St. Lawrence. Stop as often as you like to try local products, or to visit a traditional smoke house. At Forillon National Park, see the dramatic cliffs over the gulf and to stretch your legs on one of its many hiking trails.
Hotel: Rodway Inn or similar

Day 4: Gaspé – Percé (55 km)

Take the morning to discover the city of Gaspé, the largest city in the Gaspé Peninsula. Continue to Percé for a cruise to the famous Percé Rock—the greatest symbol of the Gaspé—as well as Bonaventure Island ($) and its colony of Northern gannets. With over 120,000 birds, it’s the largest colony of its kind. In the evening, check out handicrafts and restaurants in the lively town centre of Percé.
Hotel: Riotel Percé or similar

Day 5: Percé – Carleton-sur-mer (210 km)

Head to Chaleur Bay on the southern side of the peninsula, where you’ll cross several salmon rivers. Enjoy relaxing in the tranquil environments of Chaleur Bay. The charming small villages continue up to Carleton-sur-mer, your destination for the night.
Hotel: Manoir Belle Plage or similar

Day 6: Carleton-sur-mer – Rimouski (300 km)

Cross the peninsula through the beautiful Matapedia Valley to reach Rimouski, a thriving city connected to nature. Not far from the city centre, Bic National Park is ideal for a hike at sunset overlooking capes, islands and mountains on the edge of the St. Lawrence River.
Hotel: Comfort Inn Rimouski or similar

Day 7: Rimouski – Quebec City (320 km)

Head back to Quebec City on the south side of the St. Lawrence. You’ll pass through several charming towns along the way. 
Hotel: Hotel Le Concorde Quebec or similar

Day 8: Fly home

Drop your car off at the airport and board your flight home.

Car rental company will be provided prior to your departure.

Full-size car rental of a Hyundai Sonata or similar


  • 7-day car rental
  • Time (24-hour basis)
  • First 1,400 kilometres
  • Loss Damage Waiver (LDW)
  • CAD $1 Million Third Party Liability Insurance Coverage
  • Provincial & Other Taxes
  • Airport Contract Fees and air conditioning on all vehicles equipped with air conditioning


  • Tire management fee of $24.50CAD (taxes included) payable on site at the rental counter
  • Fuel
  • Personal Accident Insurance Plus (PAI Plus) & Personal Effects Protection (PEP)
  • Other optional services such as GPS, refueling charges, applicable one-way service fees, extra additional driver’s fee, baby seats, ski racks, etc.
  • Extra additional drivers: $10 per driver, per day, up to a maximum of $50 per driver, per rental, plus applicable taxes andfees—payable at the rental counter.
  • Quebec Tire Fee. Applicable Year-Round: $3.60 per day + applicable taxes and fees—payable at rental counter and subject to change.
  • Anything not specifically stated in inclusions

Minimum age for car rental is 21 with a prepaid voucher. A valid driver’s license from country of origin must be presented at time of rental. All drivers under the age of 25 will be subject to a surcharge of CA$25.00 per day, subject to change. Certain car classes may not be available to drivers under age 25

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes non-refundable $30 per adult Booking Management Fee. $50 per adult cancellation fee. Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287