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Unveiling Quebec City: The Best Tours & Activities

Updated: Mar 27

Quebec City is the capital of the Canadian province of Quebec. Steeped in European charm and brimming with vibrant culture, is one of the oldest cities in North America. Cobblestone streets wind through historic districts like Old Quebec. Beyond the iconic Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, there is a lot to experience. From savoring French cuisine on a food tour to venturing down a thrilling toboggan slide in winter or exploring hidden waterfalls in summer, Quebec City promises an unforgettable adventure. Get ready to discover the best tours and activities that will transform your Quebec City trip into a journey through time, culture, and delicious delights!


Disclaimer

Part of the job of a travel agent is to save clients time and money. I looked through hundreds of tours and picked out the best tours to book in various categories that are both the best in quality and price.


Prices listed below are subject to change. Rates are typically discounted for larger groups and children, so use the links provided to see the exact cost for your specific scenario and book what is of interest to you.

Old Quebec Walking Tour with Funicular Ride

Walk the streets of Old Quebec and marvel in the historic feel of one of the oldest cities in North America, along with a funicular that adds uniqueness to the experience.


Duration

2 - 3 hours

Availability

Everyday at 10 am and 1:30 pm

Price

$33

Alternative


Chateau Frontenac Guided Tour

Enter one of Quebec's most emblematic buildings and discover its best-kept secrets with this Chateau Frontenac Guided Tour, which is sure to surprise you!


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Everyday at 10 am, 1 pm and 3 pm

Price

$17

Alternative


Montmorency Falls & Ile d'Orleans

Discover the charming countryside of the Côte-de-Beaupré region on a half-day tour from Quebec City. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and visit Montmorency Falls, the Island of Orleans, and the Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré.



Duration

4.5 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9:30 am and 2:15 pm

Price

$59 per person

Alternative

Cuivres d'Art Albert Gilles Museum Entry & Workshop

Experience the unique art of Repoussé: Create your own copper art, discover 95 years of creations for famous clients, churches, and techniques used to shape this noble metal!


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 8am - 5pm

Price

$11 per person

Alternative


Historical Walking and Tasting Tour

Immerse yourself in Quebec's fascinating history with an experienced guide and discover some hidden treasures while enjoying traditional food on tasting stops. Learn about the city's rich past and try delicious, local delicacies.


Duration

2.5 hours

Availability

Wednesday - Saturday at 3 pm

Price

$54 per person

Alternative


Wine Tasting on Ile d'Orleans

Take a trip from Quebec City to Orleans Island (Île d’Orléans) and indulge in wine tastings at four local vineyards without having to worry about driving. Discover a variety of local wines, and find out more about this fertile island in the St. Lawrence River from your guide. You’ll also get views of Montmorency Falls from the road during the return journey back to town.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Friday - Sunday at 2 pm

Price

$94 per person

Alternative

Cruise with 3-Course Brunch

Set sail for a delicious brunch experience on the St Lawrence River. Savor tasty hot and cold dishes served during a 3-course meal. Enjoy a scenic cruise while picking up insights into the interesting history of Quebec City from a live guide.


Duration

2.5 hours

Availability

Saturdays & Sundays at 10:30 am

Price

$74 per person

Alternative

Whale Watching Cruise

When visiting Quebec City, meet the world’s most fascinating and majestic creatures on a guided, full-day whale-watching cruise. Travel along the Saint Lawrence River to the town of Baie-Sainte-Catherine, then choose from two distinctly different boating experiences—a small, speedy zodiac or a large, 3-level observation vessel. Enjoy an exceptional view on your cruise in search of whales, seals, and belugas.


Duration

11 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9 am

Price

$182 per person

Alternative

Aquarium du Quebec - $19 per person


Nordic Spa Thermal Experience

Enjoy a relaxing and rejuvenating thermal experience at a Nordic Spa in Old Quebec, located by the picturesque St. Lawrence River. Take a moment to recharge your batteries for your next adventure.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 10 am - 10 pm

Price

$54 per person

Jacques-Cartier National Park Hiking Tour

Admire the spectacular landscapes of one of Canada's most scenic national parks. Taste local cuisine and enjoy a hike suitable for all skill levels.


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday from 10am to 3pm

Price

$95 per person

Alternative

Scenic Montérégie Helicopter Tour

Get bird's eye views of the Monteregie landscape on a 20-minute helicopter flight and marvel at the natural beauty of sites like Mt. St.-Hillaire and Saint-Burno's Parc.


Duration

20 mins

Availability

Everyday from 12:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Price

$177 per person


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