A Winter Wonderland

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  • A couple in love walks in the evening in the rue du Petit-Champlain illuminated for Christmas and the holidays.
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  • A group goes rafting on snow, arms in the air, in a slide at Village Vacances Valcartier.
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  • A family photograph themselves in the snowy Petit-Champlain district, with the Château Frontenac in the background.
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Activities to Explore

  • A Native American dancer performs a traditional dance inside the longhouse in Wendake.
    Aboriginal Tourism
  • Méga Parc des Galeries de la Capitale
    Amusement Parks
  • A mother and her son observe the fish in the Grand Ocean tunnel at the Aquarium du Québec.
    Aquarium, Wildlife Parks and Farms
  • Backcountry skiing
    Backcountry skiing
  • Sugar Shack
    Sugar Shacks
  • Canoeing, Kayaking and Paddleboarding
    Canoeing, Kayaking and Paddleboarding
  • Climbing and canyoning
    Climbing and canyoning
  • Couple cross-country skiing at Mont-Sainte-Anne.
    Cross-Country Skiing
  • Two people are dog sledding on a snowy trail.
    Dogsledding
  • Ski Massif de charlevoix
    Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding
  • Tour in Old Québec with a traditional character
    Excursions and Guided Tours
  • Three people in fatbike are enjoying a sunny winter day in Jacques-Cartier National Park.
    Fat Biking
  • Tour Martello sur les plaines d'Abraham en hiver
    Gardens and Nature Walk
  • Village Vacances Valcartier
    Sliding
  • Sentiers des Caps de Charlevoix
    Hiking
  • Point of interest
    Historical Sites
  • Ice fishing
    Ice Fishing
  • A couple walk in the street rue du Petit-Champlain, in winter.
    Places to Shop
  • Outdoor tasting of several different beers in a microbrewery.
    Microbreweries
  • snowmobiling in Québec
    Snowmobiling
  • 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
  • A couple snowshoes in the winter on the Les Loups trail in Jacques-Cartier National Park.
    Parks and Recreation Facilities
  • A couple skates on an icy skating trail in the forest.
    Skating
  • Showshoeing in Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix
    Snowshoeing
  • Front and exterior steps of the Sanctuary of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré on a sunny summer day.
    Religious Sites
  •  Couple at Le Pied Bleu restaurant
    Restaurants
  • Nordic Spas
    Spas and Health Centres
  • J.A Moisan Grocery Store
    Specialities and Delicatessens
Watch Timothy Goodman Enjoying Winter

Timothy slides the toboggan run on the Dufferin Terrace
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Popular Winter Events
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Official Tourist Guide
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The Best of Québec City
Living History Discover More
Vue sur le Château Frontenac en hiver
Vibrant Culture Discover More
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Two girls on snowshoes enjoy a sunny winter day in Jacques-Cartier National Park.
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A family is getting ready to slide on inner tubes at Village Vacances Valcartier in winter.
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