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Top Things To Do in Québec City


Established by explorer and cartographer Samuel de Champlain in 1608, Québec City is Canada’s oldest city — and one of the most beautiful as well. A city steeped in history, there are plenty of activities, shops, tours, and restaurants to discover, but which ones should you visit first?

Make your trip a memorable one, check out our list of Top Things to Do in Québec City!


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The Best Spots for Photographing Château Frontenac

The BEST Spot for a Perfect Postcard Shot of Château Frontenac

A château designed by Bruce Price as part of a series of luxury château style hotels (Banff Springs Hotel, Château Lake Louise) by the Canadian Pacific Railway company, Château Frontenac stands tall on a cape overlooking the St. Lawrence River and is one of the most photographed landmarks in the world. The question is, where are the best places to

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44 Things to do in Québec City in Winter

44 Things to Do in Québec City

When the cobbled streets and historic buildings are covered in a layer of white fluffy snow, Québec City turns into a magical winter wonderland, enticing everyone to come out and play. Winter in Québec City can be cold and crispy. That does not mean you should hide inside your hotel. In fact, we highly recommend embracing winter like the locals

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Day Trip: Île d’Orléans

Day Trip: Île d'Orléans

If you have time for only one day trip while you're in Québec City, then Île d'Orleans should be your choice. Located roughly 17 km's from Old Québec, Île d'Orléans was one of the first settlements for New France in the sixteenth century. Originally named Minigo by the Iroquois natives, it was later named Bacchus Isle by explorer Jacques Cartier,

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Plan Your Trip To Québec City

We’ve made it even easier for you to plan your trip to Québec City. Whether you are eager to experience the city’s history, discover its budding food scene or do a little shopping, we have you covered!

Things to do in Québec City


Shopping in Québec City


Quebec City Restaurants


The Best Restaurants in Quebec City


The Best Poutine in Quebec City


Quebec City Hotels

Vieux Quebec Instawalk

Getting Around Quebec City

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