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Dinner with friends on an outdoor terrace of a restaurant on Grande Allée in the early evening.

4 Ways to Enjoy French Canadian Culture

Immerse yourself in the French Canadian culture with an exploration of the Québec City Area.

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Exterior facade of the Hôtel de Glace and a pink sky, in Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, near Québec.

6 Canadian Experiences to Put on Your Bucket List

Love authentic experiences?  Here are 6 typical Canadian experiences you can enjoy in Québec City according to Destination Canada.

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  • Quartier Petit Champlain

    Step Into Historic Petit-Champlain Street, a Living Christmas Card

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    Ferris wheel and pyrotechnics on New Year's Day in Quebec City

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  •  Several people walk in the evening on rue du Petit-Champlain, covered with snow and decorated with many illuminated trees.

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    Ice Hotel

    5 Reasons to Visit the Hôtel de Glace in Québec City

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  • A couple in love walks in the evening in the rue du Petit-Champlain illuminated for Christmas and the holidays.

    5 Best Activities to Get You in the Christmas Spirit

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    Casse-Cou staircase - The staircase leads to Petit-Champlain

    5 Ways to Feel Like You’re in a Christmas Movie

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  • German Christmas Market

    10 Reasons Why You Should Go to the German Christmas Market

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    German Christmas Market

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Popular Events

  • Below the ice Exhibition

    Below the Arctic Ice with Mario Cyr

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  • Bonhomme Carnaval is photographed on the exterior bridge of the Québec-Lévis Ferry, in winter.

    Québec Winter Carnival

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  • Oeuvre lumineuse du parcours Plein les yeux et les oreilles

    Interactive Illuminated Course

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  • Manif d'art

    Manif d’art 10 – La biennale de Québec

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  • Pow-Wow international de Wendake

    Wendake International Pow Wow

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  • Affiche Festival d'été 2021

    Festival d'été de Québec

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  • Championnat mondial de magie

    World Championship of Magic

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  • New France Festival

    New France Festival

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Activities to Explore

  • BLI Québec | École de français - classroom lessons

    Language Courses

  • Marais du Nord

    Gardens and Nature Walk

  • Des amis regardent une vitrine d'un commerce du Petit-Champlain

    Places to Shop

  • A young girl looks through a display case in an exhibition at the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec.

    Museums and Interpretation Centres

  • Live music in Québec City

    Nightlife

  • A couple relaxes in a Nordic spa in winter.

    Nordic Spas

  • Nordic Spas

    Spas and Health Centres

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Official Tourist Guide

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