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DAY TRIP DETAILS DATE PRICING
TULIP FESTIVAL – Ottawa

The Canadian Tulip Festival has been celebrating the tulip, an international symbol of friendship and peace, since 1953.  This festival has grown to now attract an annual attendance of over 650,000.  Enjoy the Tulip Gardens in the downtown area, from your cruise along the Rideau Canal and Dows Lake.  Enjoy a special lunch along the Rideau Canal.

Includes Return Transportation, Boat Cruise, Viewing of Dows Lake Tulip  Beds, Lunch and an Ice cream stop on the way home.

** REVISED DATE **

May 23rd, 2019

Thursday

$149 pp

($16.36 Taxes Incl)

DANIEL O’DONNELL – National Art Centre 

The affable and unassuming international singing star Daniel O’Donnell, one of Ireland’s best known performers from Australia to Alaska, continues to push out the boundaries of his career both on stage and TV in 2019. Enjoy this concert at the National Art Centre.

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner at the Canal Ritz, before the show.

May 31st, 2019

Saturday

$215 pp

($24.02 Taxes Incl)

“REMEMBERING HANK & PATSY” Tribute

  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

A great day on the river with Hank Williams and Patsy Cline. Two Country Superstars who left us far too early. You will spend the day listening to hit songs such as “Cold Cold Heart”, “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry”, “Hey Good Lookin”, “Crazy”, “Walkin”, “After Midnight” and “I Fall to Pieces” and many more. Be nostalgic and enjoy the  sounds of these legends.

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner Cruise & Entertainment

 

June 11th, 2019

Tuesday

$165 pp

($18.20 Taxes Incl)

“DOWN EAST LOBSTER FEST”  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Maritime music and hot lobster are on the menu for the best East Coast Experience west of the Great Sea. This show celebrates some of the most familiar songs from the Maritimes and Newfoundland. The Artists who became familiar household names and their songs became Canadian hits… Gene McLellan’s “The Call”, Anne Murray’s “Snowbird”, Rita McNeil’s “Working Man” Stan Rogers and The Rankins are all included in this musical tribute.

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner Cruise & Entertainment

June 20th, 2019

Thursday

$165 pp

($18.20 Taxes Incl)

“HOW SWEET IT IS” Tribute  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Take a trip down memory lane and celebrate the music of James Taylor, John Denver and Jimmy Buffet . Listen to their mega hits like “Fire and Rain”, “You’ve Got A Friend”, “Leavin’ On A Jet Plane”, “Country Roads”, “Margaritaville” and “Come Monday” while cruising the 1000 Islands and enjoying a wonderful lunch.

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch Cruise & Entertainment

June 25th, 2019

Tuesday

$155 pp

($17.05 Taxes Incl)

“MARGARITAVILLE” Tribute  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

A tribute to an all time favourite Jimmy Buffet with his laid back , toe tapping music of Margaritaville. Jimmy Buffet is best known for his music, which  most often portrays an “island escapism” lifestyle.  What better place  to listing to this style of music than on a cruise in the 1000 Islands.

 

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch Cruise & Entertainment

June 30th, 2019

Sunday

$155 pp

($17.05 Taxes Incl)

“THE CANADIAN MUSEUM OF HISTORY &  THE WAR MUSEUM ” –  Ottawa

The Canadian Museum of History provides detailed insight into 20,000 years of human history.We will walk through the largest and most comprehensive exhibition about Canadian history ever created. Our second tour will take us to the War Museum. The Museum’s collections which are among the finest military holdings in the world, including rare vehicles, artillery, uniforms, medals, personal memoirs and 14,000 works in the Beaverbrook Collection of War Art.

Includes Return Transportation, tours of the Museum of History, The War Museum, Lunch and St. Albert’s cheese Ice Cream stop.

July 8th, 2019

Friday

$155 pp

($15.53 Taxes Incl)

SHOPPING – Rideau Centre & Byward Market – Ottawa

A great day shopping in downtown Ottawa the carefree way to shop!

Includes Return Transportation to/from Ottawa

July 19th, 2019

Friday

$75 pp

($9.09 Taxes Incl)

“BOLDT CASTLE” & CRUISE

Located on Heart Island in the Thousand Islands, along the northern border of the U.S. state of New York, is the famed Boldt Castle.  Enjoy a ferry ride to the Castle and entrance to the castle and grounds to explore this fascinating place!  Passport or Nexus card is required for this trip.  Out of Country Medical Insurance is strongly recommended.

Includes Return Transportation, Boldt Castle Cruise, Entrance to Boldt Castle & Buffet Lunch

** Passport Required on this daytrip **

July 25th, 2019

Thursday

$159 pp

($17.51 Taxes Incl)

“MICHAEL BUBLE”

 (Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa)

This past August, Bublé returned to the stage after a lengthy absence.  A Canadian Icon, Michael Bublé has already completed five sold out world tours, won four Grammy awards and sold over 60 million records over the course of his extraordinary career. Michael Bublé is thrilled to announce his return to performing in Canada with an 11-city cross-country tour.  Join Jolly Tours for this performance in Ottawa!

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner before the Concert & Reserved 100 Section (Side Stage)

July 30th, 2019

Tuesday

$299 pp

($33.95 Taxes Incl)

“BILLY JOEL & ELTON JOHN ” Tribute – Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Sit back, enjoy a great lunch while listening to the great hits of Elton John and Billy Joel. You can count on hearing hists such as the Rocket Man, Crocodile Rock, Just the Way You Are, Uptown Girl, New York State of Mind, Bennie and the Jets, Scenes from an Italian Restaurant, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road just to name a few!

  Includes Return Transportation, Lunch Cruise & Entertainment

 

 

August 6th, 2019

Tuesday

 

$155 pp

($17.05 Taxes Incl)

“ALEGRIA” Cirque du Soleil (Gatineau ZIBI)

The return of an Icon , “Alegria”

The classic power struggle of old meets new is reinterpreted for today’s cultural pulse. Alegría has brought laughter and wonder to over 14 million spectators in more than 255 cities across the globe from 1994 to 2013. High energy acrobatics and progressive visions of youth collide with traditional aristocratic perspectives to slay old notions, rise with wisdom, and propel forward with no holding back. As a rallying anthem for change, hope, and optimistic renewal, Alegría is back on tour to energize fans with a joyful spirit for a brighter and inspiring tomorrow.

Includes Return Transportation, Brunch, & Reserved Seating at Zibi

August 11th, 2019

Sunday

$199 pp

($14.53 Taxes Incl)

“BIG BAND”  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Revel in the BIG BAND era during this dinner cruise through the 1000 Islands. Enjoy the swinging sounds of days gone by while cruising on the Island Star. You can count on getting up and out of your chair and swinging to this legendary music style.

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner Cruise & Entertainment

August 13th, 2019

Tuesday

$165 pp

($18.20 Taxes Incl)

“MUSEUM OF NATURE & THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT” –  Ottawa

Canada is all about nature. The beautiful vistas and wildlife you expect to see, you WILL see at the Canadian Museum of Nature.  See iconic mammals, Canada’s original collection of dinosaur fossils; an enormous blue whale skeleton; and a new Arctic Gallery. We will then move on to a guided tour of the Royal Canadian Mint where we will learn how our coins are made and the exacting skill that goes into precision coin design. See the famous Vancouver 2010 athlete medals and so much more.

Includes Return Transportation, tours of the Museum of Nature, Royal Canadian Mint, Lunch and St. Albert’s Cheese Ice Cream stop

August 19th, 2019

Monday

$155 pp

($17.05 Taxes Incl)

“KINGSTON PENITENTIARY TOUR”

Kingston Penitentiary is a former maximum security prison located in Kingston, Ontario. Now open to the public for a 90 minute in depth tour. Tours through Kingston Penitentiary will offer a rare and unique opportunity to go behind the walls of Canada’s oldest and most notorious maximum security prison. Closed in 2013, the guided tours will provide an up-close look at KP as an amazing historical building and a national historic site, which predates Canadian confederation. Lunch in Kingston after the Penn Tour before heading to Hill Island for the ultimate 360 view of the 1000 islands from Hill Tower.

Includes Return Transportation, Guided tour of Kingston Penn, Lunch, Access to the Hill Island Tower and Icecream Stop

August 23rd, 2019

Friday

$169 pp

($18.66 Taxes Incl)

TALL SHIPS, BROCKVILLE

The majestic tall ships return to downtown Brockville and they are quite the sight to behold. The event takes place at the Brockville waterfront. Enjoy the ships, historical reenactments, street vendors, artisans and more. Your daytrip includes the Parade of Sail late afternoon as these majestic ships enter the port, followed by dinner aboard the “Empire Sandy” tall ship.

 Includes Return Transportation, Festival Access and Parade of Sail & Dinner

August 30th, 2019

Friday

$189 pp

($20.96Taxes Incl)

“COME FROM AWAY”  (NAC, Ottawa)

This New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. Don’t miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony® nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by this year’s Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. Newsweek cheers, “It takes you to a place you never want to leave!” On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

Includes Return Transportation, Reserved Orchestra Floor Seating, & Supper Club Dinner following the show

 

 

August 31st, 2019

Saturday

$259 pp

($29.11 Taxes Incl)

Gananoque Playhouse & Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

A MUSICAL CELEBRATION OF THE MAN IN BLACK

From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes a power­ful musical about love, success, faith, & redemption. Per­formed by a multi-talented cast, this foot-stompin’ salute to a music legend features more than two dozen    classic hits, including “I Walk the Line” and “Folsom Prison Blues” that paint a stirring portrait of The Man in Black.

Relax on board the Island Star for lunch as you take in the panoramic views of the islands en route to Gananoque. Arrive in style at the dock of the charming, waterfront, Thousand Islands Playhouse.

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch Cruise & 1000 Island Playhouse   Performance

Sept 4th, 2019

Wednesday

$185 pp

($20.50 Taxes Incl)

“GET RHYTHM – JOHNNY CASH & JUNE CARTER” Tribute

 Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Everyone loves the music of Johnny Cash    & June Carter, iconic superstars known throughout the world. “Big River”, “Folsom Prison Blues”, “I Walk The Line”, “Wildwood Flower” “Jackson”, “It Ain’t Me Babe”, and Gospel favourites “Peace In The Valley” “Circle Be Unbroken”. A wonderful dinner awaits as you enjoy the music of this beloved couple.

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner Cruise & Entertainment

Sept 10th, 2019

Tuesday

$165 pp

($18.20 Taxes Incl)

“SHOPPING” –  Tanger Outlets & Bayshore Shopping Centre – Ottawa

A great day shopping at the Tanger Outlets & Bayshore Shopping centre the carefree way to shop.

 Includes Return Transportation to/from Ottawa

 

Sept 20th, 2019

Friday

$ 75 pp

($9.09 Taxes Incl)

“WILLIE MEETS DOLLY” Tribute  Kingston 1000 Isl. Cruise

Celebrate country music with a tribute to Willie Nelson and Dolly Parton. The show features great songs such as “Blue Eyes Cryin’ in the Rain”, “Crazy”, “Always On My Mind”, “9 to 5”, “Here You Come Again” and “I Will Always Love You” while you enjoy lunch and cruise the 1000 Islands.

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch Cruise & Entertainment

 

Oct 1st, 2019

Tuesday

$155 pp

($17.05 Taxes Incl)

“LAURENTIAN FALL FOLIAGE”

The Laurentians are one of the most picturesque places to be during the fall. Enjoy a scrumptious lunch at The Grand Lodge followed by a boat cruise on Lac Tremblant. Time to expore in the village of Tremblant. Do not forget your camera today!

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch & Boat Cruise

 

 

Oct 4th, 2019

Friday

$175 pp

($17.66 Taxes Incl)

“MYSTERY TOUR”

A little to the West ?  A little to the East ? It depends on which way your going or is it which way your coming from…are we going back a little or looking to the future ?

You don’t need baggage, but you most definitely need a smile 😊

                           The rest is a mystery!

Includes Return Transportation, Lunch & Mystery tour day trip inclusions

Oct 7th, 2019

Monday

$149 pp

($14.45 Taxes Incl)

“CELINE DION” –  Ottawa CTC Centre

Céline Dion needs little introduction. Proudly Canadian, and a world wide superstar she is making her way back to Canada for her COURAGE world tour this Fall.  Don’t miss out!                                  

Includes Return Transportation, Dinner & 100 Level Seating for the Concert

Oct 16th, 2019

Wednesday

$399 pp

($45.54 Taxes Incl)

“MICHEL LOUVAIN” Montreal Casino

Michel Louvain shares his love of life with us through songs.

The great crooner is at his best in this new show, in which he performs his biggest hits. He also draws on the rich repertoire of French and American songs of the 50s and 60s, which he renders so elegantly, adding a personal touch that reflects his contagious joie de vivre. This superb repertoire also provided the material for his new album, that will be released in April 2019.  Enjoy the Montreal Casino Cabaret dinner and performance!

Includes Return Transportation, Cabaret Du Casino with Dinner & Michel Louvain Concert

Oct 18th, 2019

Friday

$199 pp

($13.89 Taxes Incl)

“RENT” On Broadway – Ottawa NAC  –  20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR

A re-imagining of Puccini’s La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters—love.  A true classic, returns in celebration of it’s 20th Anniversary!

Includes Return Transportation, Orchestra Level Seating (NAC) & Dinner

Oct 26th, 2019

Saturday

$229 pp

($25.59 Taxes Incl)

“BLACK FRIDAY SHOPPING” –  Fairview Pointe Claire

A great day shopping at the Fairview Mall in Pointe Claire the carefree way to shop!

 Includes Return Transportation

Nov 29th, 2019

Friday

$ 75 pp

($9.09 Taxes Incl)

“CHRISTMAS SHOPPING”  St. Laurent Shopping Centre – Ottawa

A great day shopping at the St. Laurent Shopping Centre in Ottawa. The best way to complete your Christmas shopping in a carefree way.

 Includes Return Transportation to/from Ottawa

Dec 13th, 2019

Friday

$ 75 pp

($9.09 Taxes Incl)

Reserve your spot on the list for upcoming shows:

” Waitress” on Broadway – January 2020

” CATS” on Broadway – March 2020

 

 

JOLLY TOURS, TERMS & CONDITIONS ON DAY TRIPS:

Upon arrival at Jolly Tours office for departure on every day trip, please be prepared to present your photo identification to your Jolly Tour Director before boarding the Motor coach.  Jolly Tours is happy to hold space for you on any of our day-trips. Upon placing your name on a day-trip, we ask that you make payment within 10 working days. If the Tour you are putting your name on takes place within 30 days, full payment is required inside 24 hours to hold your seat.

  • Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Debit, Cash, and Cheques are all accepted forms of payment for Daytrips
  • At the time of booking, there are two options for protecting your Day-trip purchased at Jolly Tours.For Day-trips costing up to $149.00, protection is available at a cost of $10.00 + HST per person ($11.30) For Day-trips costing $150.00 and over, protection is available at a cost of $20.00 + HST per person ($22.60)

Protection purchased above gives you the following coverage:

  • Up to 24 hrs. before the trip departure you can make one full name change on your ticket / receipt without administration fees or charges from Jolly Tours. Should the trip be on a Saturday or Sunday, Jolly Tours must be advised officially of this name change by 5:00 pm close on the Thursday prior to the trip.  All name changes must be advised to Jolly Tours prior to 24 hours as outlined above, if a person arrives for a day trip who is not registered they will not be permitted to participate in this trip.  No exceptions will be made to this policy.

OR

  • Up to 24 hrs. before the trip departure you can cancel your Daytrip for full refund, except for the protection premium without administration fee. If your trip is on a Saturday or Sunday, Jolly Tours must to be advised officially of this cancellation by 5:00 pm closing on the Thursday prior to the trip.  If your trip is on a Monday, Jolly Tours must to be advised officially of this cancellation by 5:00 pm closing on the Friday prior to the trip. No exceptions will be made to this policy.

Within 24 hours of departure of your Day-trip, no changes or modifications will be accepted and is 100% non-refundable.

  • Should you request and make a name change on your ticket to another person, the terms of this protection does not extend to the newly named person meaning, that newly named person cannot than request to be refunded under the terms of this protection policy or name someone else in their place.

Should you not wish to purchase Day-trip protection at the time of registration, your Day-trip is 100% non-refundable from the date of purchase.  No name changes, transfer of tickets and / or refunds will be offered.  No exceptions will be made to this policy.

Upon arrival at Jolly Tours office for departure on every day trip, please be prepared to present your photo identification to your Jolly Tour Director before boarding the Motor coach

Updated April, 2019