Take time to discover Old Quebec’s history, architecture and culture!

Take one of our 2-hour walking tours through the charming streets of Quebec City with an English-speaking guide. With groups no larger than 15, our guides can easily provide detailed and comprehensive answers to all your questions – as well as to some you may not have thought of!  

The Grand Tour is a fully engaging experience that delves into Quebec’s rich heritage, architecture and cultural tapestry. Our knowledgeable guides will help you explore the heart of Quebec City, uncovering its secrets and stories.

Come walk with us and see Quebec City in a whole new light!  

During this tour, you’ll:

  • Discover architectural gems like the famed Chateau Frontenac, a majestic castle-like hotel perched atop the cliffs, with a fascinating history.
  • Relive major events, stepping back in time as we relate significant moments that have shaped Quebec’s past, from battles to celebrations.
  • Meet the locals, engaging in lively discussions about Quebec’s people, their customs and traditions, gain insights into their way of life.
  • Wander through historic sites like the cobblestone streets of Place Royale, where centuries-old buildings whisper tales of yesteryear.
  • Unearth hidden gems: our route takes you off the beaten path, revealing lesser-known corners of Quebec that are full of surprises and intrigue.

Whether you’re a curious traveler or a proud local, The Grand Tour promises an unforgettable journey through time and culture.

Not sure you’re up to it? The Grand Tour of Old Quebec City has been designed for ease and enjoyment. Here’s why:

1. Leisurely descent: our tour takes a gentle downhill route from start to finish. You won’t break a sweat, and the journey is as pleasant as it is informative.

2. All you need is a pair of comfortable shoes and a curious mind! Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a local, our guides will keep you engaged.

3. Family-friendly: families with strollers are welcome! While we recommend a baby carrier for convenience, strollers can navigate the route safely.

4. Not wheelchair accessible: please note that some of the walkways and terrain on The Grand Tour are not suitable for wheelchairs.

5. Lots of stops: along the way, we pause at various points of interest to let you absorb the history, architecture and culture of Quebec City and of course take some memorable photos

Join us on The Grand Tour CIRCUIT, where every step reveals the magic of Quebec City!

Please contact us if you have difficulty booking or for last minute enquiries. 

Locate Chateau Frontenac, then walk across the park

The Grand Tour departs from Tours Voir Québec’s sales desk located inside the Quebec Tourist Information Centre (12, rue Ste-Anne) across the park from highly visible Chateau Frontenac. Pay parking is available underneath Quebec City Hall and street parking meters, along rue des Remparts. Bus routes stop nearby. No need to use your car.

Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours prior to tour departure.  

The schedule of the Grand Tour is the following:
October 26th till March 31st: 10:00am. We may have a departure at 1:30pm please verify on the booking calendar.

April 1st to May 14th :  10:00am & 1:30pm

May 15th to June 26th: 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 1:30pm

June 27th to October 15th: 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 12pm, 1:30pm & 3:30pm

October 16th to October 25th: 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 1:30pm

There are no tours on December 25th and January 1st.