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Walking Tour through Quebec City's History

Highlights
  • A 2-hour small-group walking tour of Old Quebec City
  • Learn history from a local guide dressed in period costume
  • See the only walled city in North America
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Walking Tour through Quebec City's History
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10:00am - English DepartureMost Popular
Depart from Cicerone Tour desk inside the Tourist Information Centre (Centrally located in Old Quebec) 12, Ste-Anne St. G1R 3X2 English Only
From US$24.30
2:00pm - English Departure
Depart from Cicerone Tour desk inside the Tourist Information Centre (Centrally located in Old Quebec) 12, Ste-Anne St. G1R 3X2 English Only
From US$24.30
13h00 - Départ en français
Départ au bureau de Cicérone à l'intérieur du Bureau d'Information Touristique 12, rue Sainte-Anne,G1R 3X2 Français seulement
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Overview
Revisit Quebec’s fascinating history on this 2-hour small-group tour of Old Quebec City. A guide will meet you in period costume and lead you through 400 years of exciting history as you wander the only walled city in North America. Visit Place Royale, considered the birthplace of French civilization in North America, and see the magnificent Château Frontenac and the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Québec. A friendly local guide will lead you through the city, which is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. This small-group tour ensures a more intimate experience.
What to Expect
Follow your cicerone, or guide, off the beaten path and into history. You’ll be charmed by Old Quebec, the only walled city in North America.

On your 2-hour walking tour you’ll be accompanied by an authentic and unique character dressed in full colonial costume. Relive 400 years of action-packed Quebec history!

You’re sure to be impressed by this UNESCO world heritage site where fine old buildings and proud monuments line the winding streets. Visit picturesque places such as the Château Frontenac, Dufferin Terrace, the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Québec, and Place Royale. Place Royale is considered the cradle of French civilization in North America.
Reviews (42)
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Reviewed November 18, 2018
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This was a very comprehensive and enjoyable tour. Our guide was very well informed and the concept of being guided in character by one of the original residents of Vieux Quebec was very well done. The small-group tour was leisurely paced with opportunity for taking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ronald2211
Reviewed November 18, 2018
THE BEST walking tour of both upper and lower Quebec City!!

Our wonderful costumed tour guide (unfortunately I cannot remember her name) stayed in character during the entire tour. So she was not just a guide but an actress as well! It was like having someone return from the past to show you their city. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank onthemove22
Reviewed October 9, 2018
great morning

We thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour, the guide was entertaining and informative. The small challenge was the large size of the group and sometimes we had difficulty hearing him despite his loud voice.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SPH78
Reviewed September 23, 2018
Fantastic tour guide

Our cicerone was at the meeting location early, she waited a couple extra minutes for everyone to arrive, she took several headcounts along the way to make sure everyone was still with the group, she even waited for people to use the restroom at one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Carrie P
Reviewed September 17, 2018
Excellent

Very well informed tour guide and tour, waited for whole group to catch up before speaking. Knowledgeable and took the time to answer all questions.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Judith L
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