Cobbled streets & historic architecture of the Old Town
Views of the St. Lawrence River from the Duffering Terrace
Iconic Chateau Frontenac & charming, historic Place Royale
Expert local guide shares historical & cultural commentary
Limit of 10 participants for more personalized attention
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Walking tour of Québec City
What you can expect
Hit the pavement to explore Québec City’s charming streets, magnificent architecture, and rich history and culture with an expert local guide leading the way.
Begin your tour in the heart of Old Town and delve into the French-Canadian history of Québec City. Stroll along the Dufferin Terrace to look out over the St. Lawrence River. Scope out the pastoral Ile d’Orléans and the Vieux Port, and admire the iconic edifice of the Chateau Frontenac, this beautiful hotel is a National Historic Site.
As you make your way toward the cobbled plaza at Place Royale—this square at the heart of the city is considered the birthplace of French America—listen as your guide recounts stories and trivia from Québec’s past. Along the way, pick up tips and pointers on restaurants, nightlife, and museums to explore later at your own pace.