Landmark Educational Tours

5 Day Quebec City
Winter Itinerary

A trip they will never forget.

Experience the magic of winter in Quebec City with our five-day itinerary. Explore the city’s historic landmarks, cozy up in quaint cafes, and delight in seasonal activities like ice skating and skiing. With our expertly curated guide, you’ll discover the best winter activities and attractions that Quebec City has to offer. From sipping hot cocoa by a roaring fire to admiring the stunning snow-covered landscape, this itinerary is perfect for a memorable winter vacation. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to discover Quebec City in all its winter glory. Start planning your five-day itinerary today!

Your tour package includes

  • Transportation
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Attractions and Meals 
  • Landmark Tour Manager (24/7)
  • Optional Travel Insurance and so much more! 

Included Highlights

  • Morrin Center Quebec 
  • La Citadelle de Québec 
  • Visit the Village Hurons Wendat
  • Basilique Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré. 
  • Canyon Ste-Anne
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Day 1 / Jour 1


Times and schedule subject to change- for presentation purposes only.

Departure time tbd

Depart school on a deluxe, climate-controlled and restroom-equipped  motorcoach in time to arrive in Quebec City in the mid- to late-afternoon..


Stops on route – have the required documents for your border crossing into  Canada


Meet your tour leader as you arrive at the historic Chateau Frontenac (or Clarendon Hotel within the old walls) or the Hotel Delta Québec (or Hilton) on Parliament Hill, directly across the street from the Assemblée Nationale, Québec’s provincial parliament building. Your arrival time is approximate.  


After checking in start your discovery with your tour manager and then depart for a walking orientation tour that will introduce you to the Quartier Latin and Vieux Québec in Upper and Lower Town.


Your tour will end with dinner in a Parisian style restaurant on St-Jean St.


Dinner. Trois Garçons 


After dinner,  walk to the Terrasse Dufferin where you will pause for a group photograph on the boardwalk outside the Château Frontenac, then walk back to the hotel with your guide. 


Overnight at your hotel


Overnight security 11pm-5am

Day 2 / Jour 2





Meet your guide in the lobby, then walk or transfer into the walled city for a full  Canadian breakfast at 8:00am at Café Buade.


La Citadelle de Québec 

1, côte de la Citadelle Québec, Québec G1R 3R2 CA


After the tour, you can have lunch on your own in the adjacent food  court, OR transfer to les Galeries de la Capitale where, after lunch on  your own in the international food court, you can take a ride on the indoor roller coaster or Ferris wheel, or practice your French in a few of les  Galeries’ 250 boutiques and retail stores.  


After lunch, meet the bus and return to Village Vacances the largest  

winter sports facility in North America in the nearby village of Valcartier. 

There, upon arrival, you can try any of  its 42 exciting inner tube and crazy carpet slides, or go ice skating on the 2.5 kilometer skating  



Depart for dinner at an authentic French-Canadian cabane à sucre.


After an all-you-can-eat dinner of typical Québécois fare, you’ll learn  some traditional dances and folk  songs, and your evening will end  with a sugar-on-snow party, with  real maple syrup and real snow  (stored in the winter and served  every day of the year).  


Board the bus at and transfer back to the hotel in Quebec City.  


Overnight security

Day 3 / Jour 3





Meet your tour leader  in the lobby, then transfer to the Quartier Petit Champlain for a 9:00am French breakfast of large fresh croissants and a bowl of café au lait or chocolat chaud at le Cochon Dingue.  


Depart for a visit to Parc de la Chutes Montmorency, the site of the  first battle between Generals Wolfe and Montcalm took place during the  epochal summer of 1759. In winter, the spray freezes on the  rock faces around the falls, making  them a challenge for ice climbers.  Other visitors can take advantage  of  the “Sugarloaf,” 100-foot-high mountain formed from the mist from the falls.


Continue on to the Basilique Ste-Anne. There you will visit  the magnificent Basilique Sainte-Anne-de- Beaupré,  an internationally famous  gothic cathedral, that is renowned for its huge proportions and superb stained glass windows.  


Return to city for lunch on your own


Walk or transfer to the National Battlefields Commission’s  Martello Tower.


Scavenger Treasure Hunt in Upper Town


Return to hotel and prepare for evening dinner


Walk or transfer to dinner at Louis Hebert 


Arrive at Louis Hebert 


After dinner, your  group can walk to les  Glissades de la Terrasse,  Québec’s famous toboggan slide that’s constructed on  the boardwalk outside the  Château Frontenac every  winter.  


There you’ll spend  the evening taking exhilarating 300-metre rides  on “la luge”, or ice-skating  on the outdoor rink overlooking the frozen St. Lawrence River.  Warm up if you need to with a cup of a chocolat chaud in the heated gazebo at the bottom of the  toboggan slide. 


Overnight security services begin upon arrival at the hotel at 10:00pm.

Day 4 / Jour 4





Meet your tour leader in the lobby and walk to La Buche


Breakfast at La Buche


Meet your motorcoach and depart for the Huron Wendat village


Visit the Village Hurons Wendat, where students will experience first hand the customs and traditions of the native culture of the Hurons.


Return to city for lunch on their own


Lunch on your own in Upper Town


Morrin Center Quebec,  a nationally recognized heritage site and leading English-language cultural centre located in the heart of historic Old Quebec City.


Return to hotel and change for this evening dinner and activity.


Arrive at Dinner at L’Entrecote St-Jean


Put on your caps, mittens and snowshoes and learn about winter sports practised on the Plains of Abraham. Join a snowshoer from the early 20th century and relive the Belle Époque of these winter strolls. This is a one-of-a-kind recreational activity that will make you shiver with delight.


Walk back to the hotel in Quebec City. 


Overnight security

Day 5 / Jour 5





After an early wake-up call, pack your bags and drop off for motorcoach pick-up


Assemble in the hotel lobby, then walk with your guide to an 7:30am  


Breakfast at le Cafe Les Mordus.


Visit the Musee du Fort

Here students will be immersed in the events of the Battle of the Plains of Abraham, a pivotal battle that would determine the course of history of North America


Meet motorcoach to load luggage on bus


Walk to the funicular


Take the funiculaire to the Upper Town 


Lunch on your own on rue du Petit Champlain


Take the ferry and say au revoir to Quebec City


Motorcoach meets your group on the Levis side of the ferry.


Board the bus and depart for home.


Arrive back at your school, travel will vary based on location.

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