Quebec Private Sightseeing Tour by car… Quebec, a city to discover
Duration: minimum 2 hours
Price: from $140.00 CDN taxes included
You have your own vehicle and would like to visit Quebec City at your own pace so let me accompany you and guide you through Quebec City.
Explore this unique and fascinating city, vibrant with history and overflowing with French provincial flavor. The only fortified city in North America north of Mexico City, a World Heritage gem, a member of UNESCO and the capital of the entire francophone community. Let yourself be transported through 400 years of history.
This private guided tour will be tailored to your interests and expectations. You will have the opportunity to visit and discover at your own pace the most beautiful sites of the Old Quebec as well as those located outside the fortifications.
The 2 hr tour includes:
Dufferin Terrace/Place d'Armes, offering breathtaking views of the Château Frontenac, the St. Lawrence River and the surroundings of Quebec City.
The Latin Quarter, includes the Séminaire de Québec, the Basilica-Cathedral Notre-Dame-de-Québec and the Holy Trinity Cathedral.
The Fortifications of Quebec, Quebec is the only fortified city in North America north of Mexico City.
Quartier Petit-Champlain, one of the oldest commercial districts in North America boasting architecture dating from the 17th and 18th centuries. . You will enjoy its narrow pedestrian streets dotted with shops and restaurants.
Place-Royale, where Quebec was founded in 1608.
The Parliament Hill, where one finds among other the National Assembly, the Tourny Fountain, the Grande-Allée with its 19th century architecture, and the Armoury.
The Battlefields Park (Plains of Abraham), this superb park where a page of history was written in 1759 while England and France fought for the control of part of the continent. The Quebec Citadel, the Governors' Promenade and the Joan of Arc Garden are among the park attractions.
The Old Port of Quebec, which played an important role in the economic development of the city.
Along the way stops are planned here and there. The number of stops and the duration of them will vary according to your interests and expectations.
OPTION: A 2 ½ - 3 hrs tour will allow you to make longer or more numerous stops and perhaps to add other attractions such as the Quebec City Observatory ($) or Montmorency Falls ($).
Contact me to get the rates for a tour of more than 2 hrs.