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Grosse ÎLe & Irish Immigrant Memorial Day Trip

Relive the experience of immigrants to Canada in the 19th and 20th centuries and tour the facilities of the quarantine station on Grosse Île, in the middle of the St. Lawrence River.

On your day tour of Grosse Île you’ll meet period figures who will tell you about the daily lives of the immigrants and employees that resided in this quarantine station.

Experience what the immigrants must have felt when they entered the disinfection building, and learn about medicine and immigration procedures here during the 19th and 20th centuries.

You can choose to walk or hop on the tourist trolley to visit the central part of the island and the village where the quarantine station employees lived. Continue on to the hospital sector at the easternmost point of the island to visit the Lazaretto.

Take a walk along the Mirador Trail and admire the views of the Isle-aux-Grues archipelago, taking in the natural treasures that await you at every turn. Retrace the footsteps of the Irish immigrants or linger a while at the memorial and think about what they experienced as they arrived in Canada.

Departure from Berthier-sur-Mer, on the South Shore of the St. Lawrence River.

Cruise last about 45 minutes. You remain on the island for about 4 hours. Return trip to Berthier-sur-Mer is at a set time. Return trip is also about 45 minutes.

Details

Confirmation
2 Working Days
Duration
N/A
Transport
N/A
Voucher Type
Present Voucher to Tour Guide
Amendment
No Amendments Allowed
Refund
No Refunds Allowed

Operating Hours

9:45 AM

What You Get

Includes: 

  • Guide
  • Local taxes and fees

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

110 Rue de la Marina, Berthier-sur-Mer, Quebec G0R 1E0

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
Person
$83.94
$79.00
Adult/Child (Age 3 & above)

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