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Our most recommended Quebec City Family-friendly Activities

  • Aquarium du Quebec: Entry Ticket

    1. Aquarium du Quebec: Entry Ticket

    Dive into the sea in Quebec City. Come and meet the 10,000 marine animals that inhabit the aquarium: fish, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates and marine mammals. Unique to this Aquarium is the outdoor marine habitats where seals and walruses can be viewed from both the land and through underwater glass viewing areas. There are meetings with the animals throughout the day for the walruses and seals. The outdoor area also features arctic foxes as well as outdoor trails with magnificent views over the mighty St Lawrence River.  The highlight of the interior marine habitats is the Awesome Ocean where you can walk through an underwater tunnel in a 92,000-gallon seawater tank and see the marine life from the vantage point of a diver.  There are also exhibits showcasing Canada’s marine invertebrates from both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, including mesmerizing jellyfish and delicate sea...

    Excellent experience . Wonderful Saint Lswrence's underwater species, starfish, jellyfish, tropical and colourful species, ... Ice bears, seals enjoying life, nice outdoors landscaping, . If uou hsve queztions just ask one the helpful and knowlegeable aids. However, there were two lines at the entrance ( tickets validation) but it was not clear that both wete svailable . People lined up on one of them only, leaving the second unused. Loss of efficiency that is easy to correct.

  • Quebec City: Sightseeing Cruise

    2. Quebec City: Sightseeing Cruise

    Set sail on a captivating 1.5-hour cruise on the Saint Lawrence River and discover the city of Quebec and its surroundings. Departing from Chouinard Pier, this cruise will be a memorable experience that gives you a completely different perspective of Quebec City. During daytime crusies, the costumed guide, Louis Jolliet, will reveal the unsuspected history of Quebec City, the river, and the surroundings. Take time to relax on the outside terraces while admiring the exceptional view of the old fortifications, the Château Frontenac, the Montmorency Falls, Île d'Orléans, the Côte-de-Beaupré, and the Laurentian Mountains. Or choose to join an evening cruise and experience summer on the only floating terrace in Quebec City. A DJ will provide music and at the end of the night.

    The ship and the views are great, guide was very knowledgeable. Only thing is the cost of drinks on the ship were expensive. Overall a great experience!

  • Quebec City: Montmorency Falls with Cable Car Ride

    3. Quebec City: Montmorency Falls with Cable Car Ride

    Begin your visit at the cable car station and take the opportunity to discover the new trails at the foot of the falls. After your walk, take the cable car ride up to the top. You will see dazzling views of the falls, park cove, and Île d’Orléans. Once at the top, learn more about the history of the park at the interpretation center located in the Manoir Montmorency. You will also find a souvenir shop there. Continue to the suspension bridge hanging directly over the falls and listen to the water roaring beneath your feet. There are also a number of trails where you can enjoy the fresh air, peace and quiet, and beauty of the park.  The large-format maps on the park will guide you in discovering the panoramic circuit. You can stop to observe the different viewpoints available, or have a picnic. For the more adventurous, opt to go down the panoramic staircase. Clinging to the side of the...

    You must have your own car going to the falls. Uber and taxi are not around the area.

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What people are saying about Quebec City

Excellent experience . Wonderful Saint Lswrence's underwater species, starfish, jellyfish, tropical and colourful species, ... Ice bears, seals enjoying life, nice outdoors landscaping, . If uou hsve queztions just ask one the helpful and knowlegeable aids. However, there were two lines at the entrance ( tickets validation) but it was not clear that both wete svailable . People lined up on one of them only, leaving the second unused. Loss of efficiency that is easy to correct.

Very good to learn about the city and areas surrounding it as well. And learning about what gets imported by boat and stuff like that.

The cruise was excellent, lots of history was explained and the sights were magnificent

I had a great time at the aquarium. The workers were wonderful and informative

Great, excellent view from the cable car .. friendly staff