Accompanied by one of our professional local guides, this English only tour will take you through the streets of Quebec City during approximately 2 hours. You and 14 other visitors will enjoy a leisurely descending path, passing by the important sites of Old Quebec. The detailed and comprehensive information provided by our visits will spark interest in anyone who’s eager to learn about Quebec’s past. This tour speaks both to locals and travelers as it teaches and reminds us all of our history but also helps you get your bearings as you discover the city.
The Grand Tour covers the architecture, the major events and introduces you to Quebec’s people by discussing their culture and heritage. It meanders next to Quebec historical sites such as the Chateau Frontenac, Quebec fortifications, Place Royale and uncovers many hidden Quebec sites!
By keeping the groups’ small and limiting the number of participants to a maximum of fifteen per guide, The Grand Tour allows for human contact and personal exchanges between our guides and visitors throughout the duration of the tour. Whether you are coming solo, with friends or even with your family, we encourage discussion among participants of every horizons.
Still hesitating or questioning the walking tour of Old Quebec City? Rest assured. The Grand Tour follows a leisurely downhill path from beginning to end. All you need is a good pair of shoes and a thirst to learn! Families even venture with a stroller and manage it safely (although we do recommend a baby carrier, to make your life a little easier)! Besides, The Grand Tour makes room for numerous stops along the way and concludes at the foot of the Funicular (lift). The Grand Tour Circuit
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. For same day bookings, please call us at 1-866-694-2001
The schedule of the Grand Tour is the following:
*Between April 1st and May 14th: 10h30; 1h30
*Between May 15th and June 26th: 10h; 10h30; 11h and 1h30
Between June 27th and September 5th: 9h30; 10h; 10h30; 11h; 12h; 1h30 and 3h30
Between September 6th and October 13th: 9h30; 10h; 10h30; 11h, 1h30 and 3h30
Between October 14th and October 25th: 9h30; 10h; 10h30; 11h and 1h30
*October 26th to March 31st: 10h30.
Between November and May, we ask a minimum of 2 people to guarantee a departure. Please call us or book online at least 24 hours ahead in order to do so. Enquire for last minutes. There is no tours on December 25th and January 1st.