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Old Port

St-Pierre & St-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7R1, Canada
+1 800-463-6769
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This once bustling port now serves as a nostalgic reminder of Lower Town's history.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“vieux port” (20 reviews)
“antique shops” (16 reviews)
St-Pierre & St-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7R1, Canada
+1 800-463-6769
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The port area is quite extensive. The museum of civilisation and the Nautical museum are either in it or close and bot are worth a visit. We were there when the Tall Ships Race 2017 was on with many visitors and crew it was hopping....More

Thank UKTurkeyTrotter
Reviewed 5 days ago

We simply loved Quebec City. Put on your walking shoes and be prepared to walk. Beauty and history at every turn. A must see in Quebec.

Thank carladea
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much has changed in past 5 years old port is not what it once was Just a parking place for boats of the filth. And the tourists who need a change from their hotdogs. Most old places from 20 yrs ago in the past...More

Thank bratchy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to walk, enjoy the architecture, and just walk. Very pleasant and good for all ages. Definitely, a must!

Thank ThaisSaito
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of small cafes, the farmers market and the Cafe du Monde which was a happening place. They put on free acrobat shows in the summer in this area as well.

1  Thank mr_hand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of very good restaurants here with different food choices. The place is also less crowded. The restaurants open till late and we were spoiled for choice.

Thank Lulu N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the old port and it was lovely. We had great views and enjoyed wandering around. There are so many places to eat its difficult to choose.

Thank Faysadventure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this area while waiting for the nearby Musee de Civilization to open. Lots of wonderful shops and a wide range of interesting restaurants. Wish we had more time to enjoy this area more in depth.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We preferred wandering around Upper & Lower Town, but we did still enjoy strolling around Old Port. It is much less busy then the other areas so it is a nice place to head to when tired of the crowds. The area offers many nice...More

1  Thank Family5GetAway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent an afternoon at the Old Port and enjoyed the different things to see - but mostly enjoyed the people watching as it is a big draw for tourists. A very enjoyable walk!

Thank davemacuser
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Larisa G
21 June 2017|
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Response from marjorie w |
yes, they are there tuesday through sunday nights until sept. 3, 2017...i saw the show last night and it was exciting nad charming...not as amazing as the first year, but far better than last year's...Enjoy!!!
19 August 2016|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
The stop you need is number five. Take a look at the map and you will see it's the closet. The big red bus (double decker) web site will give you this. Enjoy!
19 August 2016|
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Response from alaskadom | Reviewed this property |
The cruise terminal is in lower town. You can walk up to upper town and go to the Info tourist center which is located opposite Chateau Frontenac, in front of a small park. The staff are friendly and very accommodating... More