Discover Québec & Québec City
Discovering the province of Québec and its vibrant capital, Québec City, is an enchanting experience that transports you to a world of rich history, stunning landscapes, and captivating culture. Nestled in eastern Canada, Québec is renowned for its unique blend of European charm and North American influences. Québec City, with its UNESCO World Heritage site, the historic Old Town, showcases magnificent architecture, cobblestone streets, and the iconic Château Frontenac perched high on a cliff overlooking the St. Lawrence River.
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7-Day Montréal & Québec Short Break
This short break allows you to experience two of Québec’s most beautiful areas, Montréal and Québec City. Enjoy the vibrant city of Montréal and the multicultural spirit that runs throughout, indulging in its local cuisine and entertainment scene before moving onto Québec City – home to architectural wonders and historical sites.
Why we love this trip…
Stroll the cobblestone streets of Old Montréal
Visit Montréal’s stunning Notre-Dame Basilica
Experience Montréal’s marvellous cuisine and enjoy some retail therapy
Lose yourself in the enchanting Quartier Petit Champlain of Québec City
Discover the Citadel of Québec
Wander along Québec City’s artistic Rue du Trésor
Price includes 3 nights accommodation in Montréal at the 5-star Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel, 3 nights in Québec City at the 5-star Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Via Rail Corridor: Montréal to Québec City in economy class and return flights with Air Transat.
Iconic Experience: Fairmont Le Château Frontenac
From the moment you catch your first glimpse of The Fairmont Le Château Frontenac on the horizon, you will never forget its distinctive silhouette and imposing position on the meandering St Lawrence River. Embodying the beauty and history of French civilization in North America, this mighty building has been touted as the most photographed hotel in the world and draws thousands of visitors from across the globe each year. A stay in this iconic chateau is certainly an experience not soon to be forgotten.
Montréal is a highlight of Canada and combines both the Old and New Worlds of Québec: winding cobbled streets marry perfectly with the lively culture of New Montréal, bringing forward a new generation for Québec.
If you love trying new things, the food and shopping here is incredible! Rue St. Denis has a list of great little pubs and restaurants that are considered as being some of the best in North America. It was once where mainly French-speaking locals would socialize, however it is now a melting pot of culture and little architectural marvels. This is one of the longest cobbled streets in the city and starts in Old Montréal.
If you are looking for the best view of Montréal during your holiday, travel up to Mont Royal and enjoy one of the city’s largest green spaces. If you love to hike or enjoy walking, climb up to the Kondiaronk Belvedere where you can snap some amazing aerial shots of the hustle and bustle of this energetic city below.
Explore Québec City
Québec City is beautiful, oozing a real old world charm. Cobbled streets, designer boutiques, Parisian-style cafes, impressive architecture and intriguing history make this a holiday destination to remember.
See Canada’s oldest city from the deck of a cruise boat on the St. Lawrence River. As you cruise along the shoreline, a guide relates the story of ‘New France’ and tells you about the origins of Québec’s most famous landmarks. Relax and take in the spectacular views of the Château Frontenac, Cap Diamant, Ile d’Orleans and Montmorency Falls. And just when you think you have seen it all, you can hop on the famous Faubourg Elevator to visit the inspiring Saint-Jean-Baptiste district.
Whether you seek a chic city break holiday dining out on world-class cuisine and spending your days hitting the designer boutiques, or you are stopping off on your action packed self-drive tour, there is something for everyone waiting to be discovered on a Québec City holiday. So get booking your Québec City flights and holiday today.
12-Day A Taste of Québec & The Magical Fjord
The ultimate adventure, perfectly blended to showcase the true flavours of Québec. Explore unique landscapes and breathtaking scenery as you drive along the scenic highways overlooking the mighty St. Lawrence Seaway.
Why we love this trip…
Visit Montréal’s Mount Royal Park
Wind through French-Canadian villages
Hop aboard an electric pedicab on a gourmet tour in Québec City
Make time to stop at Cassis Monna & Filles vineyard
Discover the beautiful region of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
Explore Pointe-Taillon National Park
Enjoy a scenic drive along the majestic St. Lawrence River
Price includes 11 nights accommodation, 12 days intermediate car hire, personalised digital road book, Gourmet Tour in Québec City, Saint-Félicien Zoo and train and return flights with Air Transat.
Iconic Experience: Living History at Val Jalbert
History is brought to life at Val Jalbert – a historic village offering a journey into the heart of the 1920s. With 40 original period buildings, including the convent school, general store, and pulp mill, you’ll discover what life was like a century ago and learn all the village’s secrets – including how it had the luxury of electricity and running water 25 years prior to the rest of the province! There’s plenty here for nature lovers too, with the opportunity to get up close to the mighty Ouiatchouan Falls, which is higher than Niagara Falls, and ride the cable car to enjoy spectacular views of the area. A visit to Val Jalbert is truly an unmissable experience.
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