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Private Walking Tour for American Visitors - 1776 Canada's Road to Independence provided by Quebec 1608 Tours

Private Walking Tour for American Visitors - 1776 Canada's Road to Independence

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  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 31/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 31/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Best must-do experience for Americans visiting Quebec City; In-depth and fun historical overview you can relate to; Exclusive access to a private lounge for breaks / snacks; Convenient meeting point: your hotel in Old Quebec. Many Americans do not know to what a great extent American and Canadian history are intertwined, and thus our tour focuses on the ties that link these two countries. Do you know the link between French-speaking Canada and YOUR part of the continent? There is no better place to study these connections than in beautiful Quebec City. Our tour examines how early French settlers, the French & Indian War, the Boston Tea Party, the American Revolution, the Louisiana Purchase, the War of 1812 and the American Civil War shaped Quebec and Canada. During this 3-hour walking tour, we will explore sites in both the Upper Town and Lower Town, sites that highlight the significant role played by Quebec City in the history of North America and in the creation of modern Canada.
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  • Pass by
    Musee du Fort
    Moment Spa Le Chateau Frontenac
    Terrasse Dufferin
    Wolfe-Montcalm Monument
    Holy Trinity Cathedral
    La Citadelle de Quebec
    Plains of Abraham
    Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site
    Parliament Building (Hotel du Parlement)
    Pole Culturel du Monastere des Ursulines
    Le Monastere des Augustines
    Upper Town (Haute-Ville)
    Lower Town (Basse-Ville)
    Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec
    Seminaire du Quebec
    Edifice Price / Price Building
    Place Royale
    Quartier Petit Champlain
    Musee de la civilisation
    Old Port
    St. Louis Gate (Porte St. Louis)
    Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou)
    Royal Battery
Important Information
  • Wireless audio equipment to ensure every word is heard loud and clear, as well as to ensure social distancing whenever it is required.
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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By: Quebec 1608 Tours
Great tour with passion for Quebec City
Michel has passion for Quebec City with great stories as we walked through lower and upper cities. He maintains a p
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Quebec City with Michel!
What an outstanding history tour of upper and lower Quebec City. Michel has so much relevant and interesting infor
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Claire M
Superb tour, insightful and entertaining guide - a great introduction to Quebec!
Michel, the owner of Tours Levi’s, was outstanding. We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hour tour, delving into so much Fre
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Great educational tour
Michel led a fantastic walking tour. Made Old Québec so much more meaningful than just wandering around the touris
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A real eye opener
Michel Sirois's knowledge of the history of Quebec and its place in Canada was enlightening and entertaining. As a
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Jeffrey H
Great guide
We had a three hour walking tour with This guy is charming with a wealth of information on
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Wisconsin meets Quebec!
Great tour and great tour guide! Extremely knowledgeable and personable. We are from the States and really enjoye
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Peggy B
Awesome Tour of Quebec City!
My husband and I are not great "tourists" but thought it would be a good idea to have a tour to learn more about th
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Great Tour on a Snowy Day
Michel Sirois was one of the best tour guides we have ever had in any country. Despite the snowy and windy day we w
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Exceeded expectations for our tour of Quebec City
The two of us booked Michel's 3 hour walking tour as an alternative to the large cattle call cruise ship shore excu
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Michel is an amazing tour guide who delivered perfection in a tour. Highlights of the positive aspects (there are
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Dally A
Fantastic Quebec
We took this tour with our guide, Michel Sirois, and loved the history that Michel provided. He also provided maps
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Stephanie S
Great knowledge and passion about Quebec City
I don't typically do tours, because they often make me feel like I'm part of a badly scripted movie, but Michel and
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Enjoyable and Richly Informative
Michel is an excellent guide. He has deep, cross-cultural understanding of the history and his passion for the city
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Loved the Connection Made to American History
Our hotel recommended this tour with Michel "Two Nations- One Story" as an interesting approach for us American vis
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French
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