Visit Quebec City

Being the oldest city in North America, Quebec is rich in history and its breathtaking landscapes will win over even the most experienced of travelers.

With its four colorful seasons, you can admire the magnificent landscapes of the Quebec City region, take part in tasty epicurean routes, live unique cultural experiences and visit tourist gems such as Orleans isle, Parc National de la Jacques-Cartier, the Native Village of Wendake, the Montmorency Falls or the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré basilica.

Meaning of the word Quebec

Where The River Narrows

Founder

Samuel De Champlain

Year Founded

1608

Amerindien Nations

Hurons-Wendat

Total City Surface Area

484,1 km²

Language

Québécois French

Currency

CAD

Tip

15%

Foods to Discover

Maple Syrup, Poutine, Beaver Tail (Dessert)

National Sport

Hockey

Temperature

-40 °C To 37 °C

Seasons

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall