Discover Quebec City’s history as you take in a fascinating walking tour of the fortified city.
Stroll down the narrow, colourful streets of Canada’s oldest neighbourhood while on a walking tour of Place Royale and Quartier Petit-Champlain. View the city from a different perspective and see how ships navigate frozen waters during a ferry ride across the St. Lawrence River. Free time to lunch, shop and explore at your leisure. Discover the interactive Musée de la Civilisation and take our People of Quebec…Then and now quiz, and tour the other museum exhibitions. In the evening, have fun ice-skating in Old Quebec.
At 221 meters (725 feet) above sea level, appreciate a 360-degree view of the city and area as you visit the Quebec Observatory. Follow your guide for awalking tour of Parliament Hill. In the afternoon, admire beautiful panorama as you snowshoein forest trails. A campfire and hot chocolate will warm you up halfway through your excursion. After dinner, visit the Musée du Fortfor a sound and light show about the military history of the city.
Enjoy breakfast at the breathtaking Le Parlementaire restaurant, and visit the Parliament Building, home of the National Assembly.Continue on to visit the impressive Ice Hotel, a real work of art made entirely of ice and snow. Next, savor the joys of winter at the Village des Sports Valcartier. Sit on an inner tube or snow raft to slide down the snowy hills of this winter playground. In the evening, Step back into the past during a Ghost Walking Tour. Your ghostly guide will keep you captivated as they introduce you to ghosts of past criminals.
Depart for a guided tour of the Beaupré Coast: contemplate the astounding winter landscape when you stop at the Montmorency Falls Park. Then, visit the Copper Museum where tools await you to create your own repoussé work. In the afternoon, experience the first uninterrupted winter via ferrata in the world! With your harness securely attached to the steel cable, see the astonishing CanyonSte-Anne from a very different perspective. Finish with a zip line ride more than 60 meters (196 feet) high! After dinner, become a Soldat de la tour billeted in one of the Martello Towers and learn all about 19th century military lifestyle through interactive competitions and games.
Following a traditional breakfast at the Huron Village, learn about the Natives’ way of life through a visit, games and legends. Free time to lunch, shop and entertain yourself at the indoor amusement park in Les Galeries de la Capitale shopping centre. Next, have fun during the ultimate winter experience: dogsledding in the heart of the Canadian forest. In the evening, take part in the dinner, traditional dancing and games at an authentic sugar shack.