Is the heart of French Canada. Nowhere else in North America is the appearance and atmosphere of an old-world city so complete. Québec City looks and feels very European; perhaps that is why the entire old section of the town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985. http://www.quebecregion.com/en/quebec_city_and_area/old-quebec?a=med
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency is a few minutes from Québec City. Located between the river and the cliffs, it's one of the province's most spectacular sites. Montmorency Falls (83 m) dominates the landscape. http://www.sepaq.com/ct/pcm/index.dot?language_id=1
History, culture and nature blend in perfect harmony on the Plains of Abraham in the heart of Quebec City. This 107-hectare site is managed and developed by the National Battlefields Commission. The mandate of this Federal agency is to preserve sites commemorating battles that were waged in Quebec City in 1759, 1760 and 1775.
Every day during the summer period, a traditional military ceremony takes place for the Changing of the Guard. The Regimental Band, "Batisse" the regimental goat and the personnel responsible for the garrison's security all join in for an impressive event.
Located north of Stoneham, 30 minutes from Quebec City, the Jacques-Cartier Park is one of 17 provincial parks for nature lovers. Outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, mini-rafting on the river enable the visitor to discover the park. A slide show and permanent exposition will help you discover the history and natural heritage of the Park. Equipment rentals are available.
Authentically romantic, historically enriching, unforgettable. Our mission at ''Calèches du Vieux-Québec'' is to treat you to an unforgettable experience through our winding, narrow streets.
The Chaudière-Appalaches offers eleven circuits to discover by bike. Cyclists of all levels can browse through more than 700 km to the discovery of the most beautiful villages of Quebec. www.chaudiereappalaches.com/velo-piste-cyclable/
Golfers can have plenty of fun on the 19th hole, too, with first-rate restaurants, charming European-style cafés, chic boutiques, and the capital's legendary nightlife only minutes away on Grande-Allée and in Old Québec. http://www.quebecregion.com/quebec_sons_images/indexen.html#/must-see/image/ancestral_house_at_ile_dorleans
From elegant boutiques housed in charming old buildings to the most modern shopping malls, you'll find one-of-a kind products, designer creations and luxury items from the four corners of the world.