History of Québec Tour

Canada
3 Days / 2 Nights

Discover the history of Québec and learn about French-Canadian culture. Enjoy some nature time in places such as Montmorency falls, Ste-Anne’s canyon, and Huron village. Also enjoy some local cuisine at a sugar shack and maple tasting!

History of Québec Tour

3 Days — 2 Nights
DAY 1: USA | QUÉBEC CITY
  • Depart by private bus to Québec City, the provincial capital, listed by UNESCO as a World Patrimonial Treasure.
  • En route, stop for lunch.
  • Upon arrival meet your Forum Tour Manager, who will accompany you on your adventure.
  • Have some free time for changing your money to Canadian currency.
  • Stretch your legs as you start exploring the 400-year-old city on a guided walking tour. Discover the secrets of Old Québec as you journey through St-Louis and St-Jean streets, see the breathtaking Château Frontenac, and explore the fortified city.
  • Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.
  • Tonight, head to the Plains of Abraham and participate in “The Military,” an interactive and informative workshop where you will follow in the footsteps of soldiers fighting in the 1759 and 1760 Battles of the Seven Years’ War.
  • Night accommodation in Québec City.
DAY 2: QUÉBEC CITY
  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Visit the famous Parc de la Chute Montmorency to see its spectacular waterfalls which rise higher than Niagara Falls. Climb the 387 steps along the falls and admire the breathtaking views.
  • Make a stop at the Chez Marie Bakery to learn the art of breadmaking and enjoy a maple butter tasting!
  • Continue to Sainte Anne de Beaupré to visit its superb Basilica.
  • For lunch, eat at a traditional Cabane à sucre (sugar shack) and savor an authentic lumberjack meal.
  • After, enjoy the breathtaking view at Ste-Anne’s Canyon from its 200-feet-high suspension bridge!
  • For a taste of local life, enjoy some free time for shopping in the enchanting Quartier du Petit-Champlain.
  • Have dinner with your group at Côtes a Côtes.
  • After dinner, traverse the majestic St. Lawrence river on a disco cruise!
  • Night accommodation in Québec City.
DAY 3: Québec CITY | USA
  • Today for breakfast, enjoy a hot chocolate and a croissant at Le Petit Cochon Dingue.
  • Head to Onhoüa Chetek8e, a Huron Indian village where you will discover the ancestral Huron lifestyle and participate in a traditional music workshop.
  • Then, drive to Galeries de la Capitale. Have time for shopping at this impressive mall with its own indoor amusement park and roller coaster!
  • After lunch, say “Au Revoir” to your Forum Tour Manager, board your private bus to return home.

What our teachers are saying

I am so pleased with the trip that I cannot think of anything that needs improvement. The days were busy but nothing ever felt rushed. The trip was very well organized and the students had the right balance of free time and structured time. I cannot say enough good things about this trip!

Frances D., French teacher from Fort Worth, TX

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