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Outdoor Activities

Outdoor Activities

This section is made for sporty people and outdoor lovers! Discover the different possibilities to practice your favourite sports. May it be walking, running, biking or snowshoeing, snowmobiling and cross-country skiing during the winter, you will find here suggestions of activities that will satisfy your urge to move!

Carre d’Youville’s outdoor skating rink

Carre d’Youville’s outdoor skating rink

Outdoor ice skating is always a great choice of activity to do with your loved one, your family or simply with your friends. The Carre d’Youville’s skating rink proposes you to practice this fun sport while enjoying a vibrant atmosphere with a magical background filled with history. Just a few walking minutes from our hotels, this wonderful site in the Old Quebec with its unique ambiance, will become a memory full moment of your trip!

Address: 995, Place d’Youville
Opening on October 29th 2016 to March 19th 2017
Schedule : From Monday to Thursday, 12pm to 10pm | From Friday to Sunday, 10am to 10pm
Website

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Plains of Abraham

Plains of Abraham

Stretching from the Citadelle de Quebec to the Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec, the Plains of Abraham offer a vast natural site where one can wander in peace.

Initially known as the place where the famous battle between Generals Montcalm and Wolf took place, this protected historical site is the ideal location for a walk, to bike, to roller-blade or to have a picnic. During the winter, you will even be able to enjoy skating on the ice rink built especially for the occasion.

Address: Plains of Abraham, 835, Wilfrid-Laurier
Phone: 418 648-3506
Website: http://www.ccbn-nbc.gc.ca/en/

Montmorency Falls Park

Montmorency Falls Park

Only a few minutes drive from Old Quebec; this majestic site offers you a vast number of outdoor activities. Hiking, rock climbing, biking, snowshoeing or winter rock climbing, there is something for everyone.

Looking for a challenge? Take on the 487 steps to admire the fall's strength on top and cross the suspension bridge. Let yourself be tempted by the new double zipline. Thrill lovers will be pleased for sure!

Address: 5300 Sainte-Anne Boulevard
Phone: 418 663-3300
Website: http://www.sepaq.com/ct/pcm/index.dot?language_id=1

Strøm spa nordique

Strøm spa nordique

Need to recharge your batteries? Visit the brand new Strøm spa nordique in the Old Quebec for a moment of absolute relaxation. Designed around architecture, nature, experience and proximity, this urban spa offers a variety of services including massage therapy, body treatments and gastronomy to rejuvenate body and mind in an exceptional environment.

Adress : 515, boul. Champlain, Québec (QC) G1K 0E4
Phone : 1 (877) 761-2772
Email : [email protected]
Website: https://www.stromspa.com

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Orléans Island

Orléans Island

Ile d' Orleans is a cradle of culture and beautiful landscapes. Many sugar shacks are waiting to make you enjoy the delicious joys of Quebec’s spring. In summer, you can go pick delicious wild strawberries, then you can go pick your own apples from September to October. You can also pick fresh vegetables and taste wines produced by local farmers. End your tour of the island by a dipped ice cream in delicious chocolate from Chocolaterie de l'Ile d'Orléans. The stop is worth it!

Address: 490, côte du Pont, Saint-Pierre-de-l’Île-d’Orléans (Québec), G0A 4E0
Phone: 1 866 941-9411
Website: www.tourisme.iledorleans.com

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Toboggan Slide Au 1884

Toboggan Slide Au 1884

The Dufferin terrace is a large stroll where you can enjoy a beautiful panorama of the St. Lawrence River.

Moreover, during Winter, there is a toboggan slide opened for the pleasure of families and friends! Come and try one of the three lanes and slide down at up to 70 kilometers an hour!

Schedule: from mid-December to mid-March, depending on the weather conditions.

 

Address: 1, rue des Carrières, on the Dufferin Terrace
Phone: (418) 528-1884
Website: http://www.au1884.ca/en/

Domaine Maizerets

Domaine Maizerets

The Domaine Maizerets, located near the hotel, is a vast woodland area in which you can do hiking, biking, picnics, etc. The Domaine is an ideal place for families as it has a large children's park, a wading pool, water games and a giant cedar maze. An observation tower will also allow you to admire the landscape, including the St. Lawrence River, Old Quebec and the Orléans Island. The Domaine Maizerets is the perfect outdoor activity for a small family getaway.

Address: 2000, boulevard Montmorency, Québec (Québec), G1J 5E7
Phone: 418 666-3331
Website: www.domainemaizerets.com 

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GEORALLYE: ON THE ROAD BEER

GEORALLYE: ON THE ROAD BEER

Experts and beer lovers, here's a special event for you: the new GeoRally "On the road of beers". Walk in Old Québec and discover the brewing history of Quebec from the 17th century. The “road” ends at the microbrewery La Barberie, near the Marina Port of Quebec. Grab a GPS, enter the data and enjoy your beer!

Address: Îlot des Palais | 8, rue Vallières, Québec (Québec), G1K 1M8
Phone: 418 692-1441
Website: www.ilotdespalais.ca

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