About Destination Québec cité
Destination Québec cité (formerly Québec City Tourism) counts more than 805 members in Québec City, L’Ancienne-Lorette, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Wendake and the surrounding areas of Portneuf, Jacques-Cartier, Île d'Orléans, and Côte-de-Beaupré. It guides and leads tourism industry growth and contributes to industry prosperity through its marketing and development efforts, hospitality services for tourists, and information to the industry.
Its total budget for 2021 is $22.1 million, including a $10.3 million marketing budget.
Figures on our tourism industry
- Just over 4.6 million tourists per year (2017), including over 1.1 million from 75 countries outside Canada
- $1.59 billion in annual tourism spending (2017)
- Approximately 900 hotel establishments with a total capacity of nearly 16,000 rooms.