8 days in Quebec City Area Itinerary

8 days in Quebec City Area Itinerary

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Quebec City
— 4 nights
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La Malbaie
— 1 night
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Montreal
— 2 nights

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Quebec City

Quebec City ©
With a World Heritage-listed old town, Quebec City remains a walkable and safe hub of culture, commerce, and education offering a blend of fascinating history and a range of tourist-oriented activities.
Old Quebec and Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre and Place Royale. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of La Promenade des Gouverneurs, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame des Victoires, look for gifts at Quartier Petit Champlain, and brush up on your military savvy at La Citadelle de Quebec.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Quebec City travel route planner.

Denver, USA to Quebec City is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Quebec City due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Denver in September: highs in Quebec City hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to La Malbaie.

Things to do in Quebec City

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Museums

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La Malbaie

La Malbaie ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): browse the exhibits of Galerie d'art Au P'tit Bonheur, see the interesting displays at Forge-menuiserie Cauchon, then examine the collection at Musee de la Drave, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Les Ateliers DeBlois.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the La Malbaie trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Quebec City to La Malbaie takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in La Malbaie, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Montreal.

Things to do in La Malbaie

Museums · Shopping

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Specialty Museum
Musee de la Drave
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Forge-menuiserie Cauchon
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Montreal

Montreal ©

Quebec's Metropolis

Quebec's economic and cultural capital, Montreal serves as the province's major point of entry, known for its rich history and high standard of living.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): make a trip to Notre-Dame Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, and then browse the fresh offerings at Jean-Talon Market. On your second day here, stop by Carrefour Laval, learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Marie-Reine-du-Monde, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Montreal online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from La Malbaie to Montreal takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from La Malbaie in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Montreal, with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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