Quebec City Christmas Market

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$799*

Air & Land

Independent Package Includes

  • Round trip flights to Quebec City
    Other departure cities available. Click on date of departure for selection and prices
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 3 nights accommodations
  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
  • Breakfast daily
  • Services of English-speaking guide

Special Features

  • Embark on an evening tour of the beautiful Christmas Market, nestled right in the heart of Quebec City

Is This Trip Right for You?

This independent program allows the flexibility to explore on your own. Affordable optional sightseeing excursions are available to enhance your trip. Please note that while this tour is not escorted, the services of a guide will be available throughout your stay to assist with hotel check-in formalities and local suggestions. Proper winter clothing and footwear are essential for your safety and comfort. This is an independent program.

 

 

DAY 1 – Depart for Canada
Arrive in quaint Quebec City, the only walled city in North America, acclaimed as the “most French” city outside of France. Balance of the day is at leisure to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Time to settle in before tonight’s orientation meeting with your Tour Manager and fellow travelers, followed by a Welcome Drink
Overnight: Quebec City

DAY 2 – Evening Christmas Market Tour
Spend the morning at leisure, or participate in the optional Quebec City Tour by bus. Experience the European charm of the first French settlement in North America. Learn about the history, culture and architecture of Quebec City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover Old Quebec, the historic heart of French Canada and the capital of the province of Quebec, with its narrow cobbled streets and stone buildings. View the Fortifications of Quebec, Citadelle of Quebec and Notre-Dame-des-Victoires Church. Step back in time at Place Royale, where French America was born. Continue to the beautiful Plains of Abraham, where the famous Battle of Quebec between the French and English armies took place in the Seven Years’ War in 1759. Enjoy views of picturesque Place d’Armes and admire the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, one of Canada’s grand railway hotels, perched elegantly atop Cape Diamond. Afternoon is free to explore independently. In the evening, join your Tour Manager for an orientation tour of the Christmas Market. Discover a magical European wonderland nestled right in the heart of Quebec City. Pass by the brightly decorated wooden kiosks, they are the perfect place to find that unique gift
Optional: Half Day Quebec City Tour 9:00 AM
Overnight: Quebec City
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 3 – Full Day in Quebec City
Full day at leisure to discover the city’s many old world shops, arcades and cafes. In the afternoon, join the optional Countryside Tour. Travel back in time to rural Quebec, as you pass by the many traditional villages on your way to the Shrine of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, the second oldest pilgrimage site in North America. Stop at breathtaking Montmorency Falls, one and a half times higher than Niagara Falls. Continue with a visit to the Island of Orléans, discovered by Jacques Cartier in 1535 and view the picturesque village of Sainte-Pétronille, with its 19th century rural atmosphere. Visit the Albert Gilles’ copper art studio and watch a metalworking demonstration. Conclude the tour with a stop at the Island Chocolate Shop that offers a wide variety of chocolates made from only the finest ingredients imported from Belgium
Optional: Half Day Quebec Country Tour 12:30 PM
Overnight: Quebec City
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4 – Depart Canada
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

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