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Québec City, which was founded in 1608 by Samuel de Champlain on the banks of the Saint Lawrence River, had become the center of the new universe, from the Arctic to the Mississippi Delta.
Once arrived, a professional licensed tourist guide from Pro-Guide Québec will take you on a 45 minute (approx.) walking tour through Place Royale, the birthplace of French civilization in North America. Then, board the Gray Line motorcoach and make your way to Montmorency Falls for a spectacular photo opportunity!
You will return to Old Québec through the Saint John’s gate of the only fortified city in North America. Drive along Grande Allée: The “Champs Élysées” of Québec City. Discover the ambiance of the sidewalk restaurants, cafés and European architecture that attract big crowds. See famous landmarks such as the Plains of Abraham — Famous for the battle between the French and the British that took place in 1759. The Citadel, a National Historic Site, Québec Parliament, the Price building and much more!
After the comprehensive tour immerse yourself in Petit Champlain and enjoy 3 hours (approx.) of free time where you can have lunch, shop and explore the joie de vivre the area has to offer. Optional: During your free time add a 1.5 hour cruise on the Saint Lawrence River to discover the history, the river and the surroundings.
Hotel pick-up from the Montreal area; Round-trip transportation.
River Cruise; Admissions; Gratuity; Food and beverages.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily (May-October), Wednesday & Saturday only (November-April); Departs at 8:00am.
With cruise option: Daily, May-October only; Departs at 8:00am.
Approximately 12 hours.
For those not using the hotel pick up service, 1255 Peel Street, Montreal, Quebec H3B 4V4.
Child fare restriction; children under five (5) years of age, not occupying a seat to the exclusion of others, and accompanied by an adult passenger will be transported free. Children age five (5) to eleven (11) will be transported at the child’s fare.
The guided river cruise only occurs from May through October. It will be excluded from November to April.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your confirmation voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**