Citadelle de Quebec

Citadelle de Quebec: Our most recommended tours and activities

From Montreal: Quebec City and Montmorency Falls Day Trip

1. From Montreal: Quebec City and Montmorency Falls Day Trip

Explore the sights and history of Quebec City on a hassle-free guided day trip from Montreal. Relax in the comfort of a premium bus as you begin the scenic journey with complimentary pickup from downtown Montreal hotels. Start your day with a pickup from downtown Montreal. On arrival in Quebec City, visit sites like Place Royale, Old Quebec, Petit Champlain, Notre Dame Basilica, and the Quebec Citadel. Drive along Grande-Allee, stop at the Chateau Frontenac, and admire Quebec's oldest skyscraper. Enjoy leisure time to explore the city’s winding streets and Quebec City’s oldest public stairs, Escalier Casse-Cou. Ride the funicular built into the cliff which links Upper and Lower Quebec for magnificent views of the river and its surroundings. Stop at the Plains of Abraham to see where the famous battle between French and English armies took place in 1759. Depart Quebec City’s Old Town for Montmorency Falls to enjoy extraordinary views of the impressive 274-foot (83-meter) high falls. Then, get back aboard the bus for your return trip to Montreal.

Quebec City Tour

2. Quebec City Tour

Quebec City is best known for its French influence within architecture and historic landmarks. On a 2-hour tour, be transported around the city to see its main sights and gain some insight into its rich history. On your tour, you will be taken to see the Latin Quarter as well as several other more modern neighborhoods in the city. Pass by the city ramparts, a UNESCO World Heritage Site for being the only original city defense walls left standing in North America. Admire Place Royale and the Citadelle of Quebec, part of the old city. See where the Battle of the Plains of Abraham was fought, and visit important political and religious buildings including the National Assembly, the Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, and City Hall. You also cannot miss the view of the famous Château Frontenac, probably the most famous building in the city.

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What people are saying about Citadelle de Quebec

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 942 reviews

We took the morning city tour with our driver, Daniel, who was knowledgeable and entertaining. We easily met the bus at the departure point at the Tourist Center. The itinerary was interesting and enabled us to see sights we would not have otherwise. The bus was very comfortable. Highly recommend!

The driver was informative, engaging, and extremely knowledgeable about the history of the city of Quebec, the locations, and the architecture we were seeing or riding. I recommend this tour to anyone visiting this city for the first time.

The driver Andrew was funny and always on time. The trip was amazing, Quebec City is espectacular and definitely worth to visit. I learned so much also with the tour guide.

Superb experience with very knowledgeable historians/tour guides. The ride was smooth to and from Old Quebec. Highly recommend.

Very nice city ; very informative tour; very nice driver Andre and guide