Quebec City is one of Canada's most beautiful and historic cities. Founded in 1608 it is Quebec's provincial capital, and former capital of all of Canada.

There are several different areas of Quebec City that travelers should tours. However one of the most toured is Vieux-Québec (Old Quebec). Old Quebec is the historic part of the city. It is surrounded by solid fortifications and full of historic landmarks and attractions.

The best way to see the Quebec is to take a walking tour. On tours you will see some of the most historic parts of Canada's past and famous landmarks including The Chateau Frontenac.


Quebec City has a large selection of accommodations available that cater to leisure travelers.

Bed and Breakfast

Many bed and breakfasts in Quebec City offer affordable, personal service and cozy lodgings. Bed and breakfasts are one of the most affordable ways to stay overnight in the city. They offer rooms that at priced at a fraction of the cost of other accommodations.

Quebec bed and breakfasts are located downtown and in it surrounding areas. They can be found on quiet residential neighborhoods and in busy tourist areas steps away from historical landmarks.

Whichever bed and breakfast you choose, all have a distinctive character, great food, and beautiful rooms.

Laurentian Mountains
Mont Tremblant · Trois-Rivieres

Montreal Area
Montreal · Rigaud

Outaouais Region
Gatineau · Hull

Quebec City Area
Quebec City

South St. Lawrence
Gaspe · Sherbrooke


Quebec City festivals include the Quebec Winter Festival.


Quebec fishing is high quality fun with many areas to choose from in this eastern province. Unforgettable fishing adventures await you for your vacation, excursion, or resort plans.

Incredible varieties of fish can be found in Quebec. Some are Atlantic salmon, brook trout, northern pike, small mouth bass, and Arctic char. Guides are available for year round excursions into wilderness or more public areas.

Quebec fishing package trips can be reserved. Some have accommodations, and offer 1 to 10 day packages for small or large groups. Hosted excursions can also include boat and equipment rentals, and transportation from hotels.

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing in Quebec is a great experience for anyone who loves to fish. There are many opportunities in this huge province for terrific fly fishing, and guides are for hire for lessons if you've never gone before.

Customized fly fishing excursions are readily available in Quebec. Experienced guides will take you to fish for salt or freshwater fish. Wading, stillwater, float tube, and drift boat excursions available.

Fly Fishing in Quebec offers sporting and family package trips. Custom packages include accommodations, transportation, boat and equipment, and meals. Half, full day, and multiple days are available.


Golf Quebec features a variety of choice locations, local tournaments, and courses for all skill levels. Golfers will enjoy the many award winning courses within driving distance of major cities.

Visitors to Quebec can golf for competition or pleasure at the large number of courses found in the province. There are golf tournaments throughout the season and each course has its own special facilities and services, which may include complete four season resorts, other accommodations, transportation services, and lessons.

Golf Quebec courses have packages for the whole family, or corporate groups. Possibilities can include equipment rentals, alternate activities in the area, special rates for seniors, and meals.


Quebec City hotels are located virtually steps for historical landmarks and site. They cater to leisure and business travelers, passing through the city throughout the year.

There are many different types of hotels to choose from in Quebec City. They range from affordable family style hotels to isolated romantic getaways.

Quebec hotels offer a variety of sleeping accommodations to their guests. Travelers can choose from one bedroom to full suites. They also have many amenities to make overnight stays more enjoyable such as pool, exercise room, or sauna.

Laurentian Mountains
Mont Tremblant · Trois-Rivieres

Montreal Area
Dorval · Laval · Longueuil · Montreal

Northern Quebec
Baie Comeau · Sept Iles · Val d'Or

Outaouais Region

Quebec City Area
Quebec City · Ste. Foy

Saguenay Region
Alma · Chicoutimi · Jonquiere · Roberval

South St. Lawrence
Gaspe · Sherbrooke


Quebec motels are the ideal lodging place for visitors. Area attractions are often close by for the vacationer or business traveler.

Complimentary continental breakfasts are often available from motels in Quebec. Other amenities may include coffee maker, iron/ironing board, laundry services, and fridge.

Quebec motels offer packages for families, golf packages, and daily fitness memberships. Airport shuttles are often available. Senior prices can be found.

Laurentian Mountains
Mont Tremblant · Trois-Rivieres

Montreal Area
Laval · Longueuil · Mirabel · Montreal

Northern Quebec
Baie Comeau · Sept Iles

Outaouais Region
Gatineau · Hull

Quebec City Area
Quebec City · Ste. Foy

South St. Lawrence
Drummondville · Gaspe · Granby · Repentigny · Rivière du-Loup · Sherbrooke


Tour operators in Quebec City have developed specialized tours that cater to sightseers. Sightseeing in Quebec includes visits to the cities most historic landmarks.

Sightseeing in Quebec City are half, full, and multi-day excursions. They include walking, motorized, or self-guided tours of the city, and its surrounding areas.

Sightseeing tour operators offer customized packages that are designed on group size and language. They include pick up and drop off from all major downtown hotels and a tour off major landmarks in the Quebec area by a qualified guide.


Quebec City skiing facilities include downhill and cross-country trails. Some of the best skiing areas in the region include Mont-Sainte-Anne, Stoneham, Le Relais, and Le Massif de Petite-Rivière-Saint-François.

Snow conditions for Quebec City skiing are favorable. Skiing conditions vary dramatically around the region due to quality snowmaking and excellent natural snow. The average snowfall for Mont-Sainte-Anne is 406cm (160in), Stoneham 350cm (140in), while Le Massif receives 650cm (256in).


Tours in Quebec City take visitors around Old Quebec and other cultural and historical landmarks. Participants learn Quebec history and about the developments of modern day Quebec.

Quebec tours can be fully customized and vary depending on the amount time available. Tours operators offer walking or motorized tours from a couple of hours, half day to a full day.

Tour packages are based on group size and language. They include pick up and drop off from downtown hotels.

Vacation Rentals

Quebec City vacation rentals are the perfect alternative to hotels for families or large groups of travelers. They offer large accommodations at an affordable price with all the amenities of home.

Vacation rentals are located throughout the city and its surrounding areas. They offer travelers the option to be located anywhere in the city within close proximity of tourist areas and activities.

Rentals are ideal for travelers because they come fully furnished and equipped. Visitors can find vacation homes, condos, and chalets tastefully decorated and available for nightly, weekly, or monthly to rent.


Quebec City weather varies considerable throughout the year depending on the season. Quebec City weather range from warm and sunny summers to cold winters with abundant snow.

Winter Carnival

Quebec Winter Carnival has developed into one of the world's largest winter festivals. This year it will be held from January 30 to February 15, 2004.

During the Quebec Winter Carnival there are many activities and displays to entertain participants. Some activities this year will include night parades with floats, music, and a snow sculpting competition by artists from around the world.

Visitors planning to stopover in Quebec City for this years' festival are encouraged to reserve accommodations as early as possible. During the Winter Carnival Quebec City receives many tourists and last minute accommodations are hard to find.