January 11, 2007 10:27 ET

itravelcanada partners with Quebec Ice Hotel

Attention: Assignment Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Media Editor, News Editor, Travel/Tourism Editor MISSISSAUGA/ON--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 11, 2007) - Canada's most comprehensive travel website is partnering with the Quebec Ice Hotel to encourage Canadians to experience a truly remarkable winter experience. Dedicated to promoting the best tourism product the country has to offer, is an extensive website that offers everything from skiing, spa experiences and romantic getaways at rural country inns to family fun vacations and city breaks. The website has just added overnight getaways and wedding programs at Quebec's unique Ice Hotel.

Now in its 7th season, this magical structure is located just 30 minutes outside of Quebec City. Created from 15,000 tons of snow and 500 tons of ice, the structure is open from early January to April 1st. Its N'Ice Club is an exclusive space that will recreate the imaginary city of Atlantis in ice. "This mythical world of dream, adventure and fantasy will guide us in our realization of a unique version of this famous city which will include the magical properties that light has on snow and ice" said Serge Péloquin, Artistic Director of the Ice Hotel since 2001.Couples looking for a one-of-a-kind wedding location should review the Ice Hotel wedding packages that are available on the itravelcanada website. The spectacular ice chapel features beautiful ice sculptures, the purity of white snow, and the illumination of candles or sun rays dancing through crystal ice walls which create a dream-like atmosphere and make this the perfect place to exchange vows and create lasting memories."Winter in Canada is a beautiful time. The Quebec Ice Hotel offers a uniquely Canadian experience that can't be found elsewhere. Visitors can also participate in snowshoeing, dog sledding and other seasonal activities. There's something for everyone at the Ice Hotel," says Jonathan Carroll, President of, the parent company of itravelcanada.

For more details on these packages and other Canadian vacations, go to or call 1-87-PLAN-TRIP.Background:Using the same marketing methods as its parent company, is promoted to Canadian consumers through radio, TV and online media. Over 3 million unique Canadian users already visit monthly to research and book their travel through the dedicated "Customer Care Centre" which is staffed by over 100 travel counselors.

-30- /For further information: Janice Ketchen
Director, Business Development
866.969.3325 x 2079/ IN: TRAVEL

Contact Information

  • Janice Ketchen, Director, Business Development,
    Primary Phone: 905-238-3399 ext. 2079
    Toll-Free: 866-969-3325