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Quartier Petit Champlain

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“petit champlain”(119 reviews)
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Dating back to the 17th century, the Petit Champlain street is the oldest commercial artery in North America. Quartier Petit Champlain counts today more than 47 shops and restaurants.
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61 rue du Petit-Champlain, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4H5, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-692-2613
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All reviewspetit champlainold quebecbeautiful streetshops and restaurantsquaint areawindow shoppingunique shopscobblestone streetsart galleriespeople watchold world charmlower townwalk aroundplace royaleeuropestrollsouvenirs
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Reviewed yesterday

No place like this, well worth the visit. Suggest starting at the top and working your way down, as it is easier than all the stairs heading back up! Was super crowded one day but it didn't matter, still plenty of room in the shops...More

Thank Tampatrio
Reviewed yesterday

This is a magnificent gem among historic North American cities. Dating back to the early 1600's many of the original buildings are in tact and, as you walk along the narrow cobblestone streets you could easily be in Europe. The large area inside the old...More

Thank ReneWicks
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely time walking through this area. Boutique shops. Local arts and culture. Quirky architecture and quiet areas to enjoy a coffee.

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely walking street with delightful shops. Very historic part of Old Quebec. Highly recommended during your stroll around Lower Town.

Thank Waterloonie
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the oldest areas in North America, dating back to the 1600's. It looks like an old French town, narrow streets and cobble stone. There are nice restaurants and some unique shops. It can get crowded, especially when a cruise ship is...More

Thank CKTA
Reviewed 3 days ago

We are glad that we explored this area of Quebec. We found a lovely necklace of maple leaves with a small Canadian diamond at the Jewelers called Le Forgeron d'Or. The shop's owner is a talented designer and goldsmith. His daughter took care of us....More

Thank Micaelabird
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw it in all its glory but a little later the skies opened up. All the outdoor seating areas were wet, including the swing at the end of this road

Thank Uma K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Quartier Petit Champlain may be the quaintest of all quaint shopping thoroughfares in North America, and probably the oldest. It's a narrow cobblestone street with old world style architecture. There are numerous shops beyond the usual tourist souvenir gift stores. There are restaurants like Le...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a quaint shopping street with nice restaurants, access to the Funicular, and some very unusual clothing e.g. alpaca and lamb's wool, and handmade clothing accessories e.g. silk scarves, stores, as well as a sweet shop with the best homemade gelato and sorbet --...More

Thank LeBonCatulus
Reviewed 4 days ago

nice places to eat and good food, the souvenirs are very expensive in this area. great location to stay for at least 2 days

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Dawn L
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Response from MoPont | Reviewed this property |
They are. We took one yesterday and it was great!
Graham A
November 18, 2017|
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Response from Hin T | Reviewed this property |
If you prefer by bus or train to Old Quebec City, I suggest you better join bus tour in Toronto. The price is affordable/reasonable, (not expensive). They include accommodation (3.5-5 star), is really a good deal,
August 8, 2017|
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Absolutely !!