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Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
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Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
From CAD31.00
 
Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
From CAD31.00

Winter, summer & rain gear Tips (17)

There's no winter like a Quebec City winter!

Quebec City is one of Canada's snowiest cities. On average, we receive 3 m of snow every year but the 2007-2008 winter was our snowiest ever, with about 5.6 m of snow!! It is not rare to see the...
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Jefie
Jul 15, 2008

It gets HOT during summertime!

Some people seem to think that Quebec City is about 10 miles away from the North Pole. True, it gets really cold during winter, February usually being the coldest month. But if you're visiting during...
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Jefie
Jul 15, 2008

Pepare for the Cold!

In winter it can get extremely cold and windy. Dress in layers that include long underwear and if you aren't too fashion conscious - snow pants! Your legs won't get cold and you can wear fewer...
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HollyZo
Feb 17, 2007

One lady in this picture needs no tips.

The black, soft leather bag goes with the low-heeled soft leather sandals. The mac's big & long enough to protect her from the rain & its light colour contrasts with her bag & sandals. The...
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mwe
Jan 13, 2007

In winter, rug-up!

If you're coming to Quebec City in the winter months, just make sure you wear some very warm clothing, bring an umbrella, take a wind-repellent jacket and take special care on those icy days when the...
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Joseph69
Dec 27, 2006

Winter Activity Accessories!

I would just remember if coming for the Carnaval to bring water proof boots to keep your feet dry, a warm hat, snow pants, gloves, all your normal winter gear. Don't worry if you forget something...
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jamiesno
Feb 06, 2005

Why Does It Always Rain On Me....

A light rain jacket. Not a windbreaker, but something that actually is designed to repel water. And an umbrella. Sudden rainstorms pop up... and then you're caught. We actually had to spend 45...
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Lilymaid
Apr 01, 2004

Quebec can be cold !

Travel light as public transport in Quebec city are not as traveler friendly as in Montreal Quebec City is higher up north than Montreal. It tends to be 5-10 degrees colder in the winter, colder in...
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ChuckG
Jan 18, 2004

warm sweater in evening in summer at times

Normal bags. Back Pack As you can see in the picture of Simonne on the boardwalk warm clothing is needed in Nov. and the following months. In summer good walking shoes, mosquito repellant, shorts,sun...
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Simonneeddy
Nov 15, 2002

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Hmm... I was there in summer and it was very pleasant. I suppose it's warm enough in the day that you might be able to get by in shorts. However, it can get pretty cool in the evenings, so I'd be...
dzni
Aug 26, 2002

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I stayed for about 6-7 days. I just brought a carriying case and a medium sports bag. And my ski gear It could be rather cold at times during the night and early morning even during the summertime. So...
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eduar68
Aug 26, 2002

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Quebec's temperature goes from +30 to -30 celcius (86 to -22) depending on the season, so dress apropriately. Winters are quite humid so layering up is the best way to go. By the way..it can get...
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Deus_ultima
Aug 26, 2002
 
 
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"Quebec, mon amour!"
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"Quebec City, Quebec, Canada"
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"Quebec City - A Bit of Europe Close at Hand!"
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"Quebec, the charming French town"
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"Une Petite Tour de La Ville de Quebec...."
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Things to Do Near Quebec

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Grande Allee

The Grande Allee is to Quebec what the Champs Elysees is to Paris. It's the "main drag", where things are happening. A broad avenue, it leads from the old walls to the outskirts of the city, past the...
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Plains of Abraham (Battlefields Park)

What Mount Royal is to Montreal and Central Park to New York City describes the relationship of the Plains of Abraham to the City of Quebec – a green living room only with a broad dose of history...
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Quebec Experience

Quebec Experience - A 3D spectacle of 30 mn. From 10AM to 10PM (15 May to 15 October). Alternatively in English and in French. Mainly 3D photographes with an astonishing mobile face on the left side,...
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Musee de l'Amerique Francaise

The Musée de l'Amérique francophonei s the oldest museum in all of Canada. It was founded in 1663 by Monseigneur de Laval. It is the dedicated to the history of French culture in North America. The...
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Terrasse Dufferin

Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood was Lord Dufferin’s full name – try filling that out on a border control form! From 1872 to 1878, Lord Dufferin served as the third Governor General of...
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Rue du Tresor

This is where French colonists used to come to pay their annual tax. The street lost that function with the cession of New France to Britain and the street became a side alley. In the 1960’s when...
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