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9 Ways to Save in Québec City this Summer

Last update on July 11, 2017 - This summer, there are 9 ways to save in Québec City. Here they are to help you visit more attractions for less. Below you’ll find deals, offers, and discounts you can use to make the most of your visit to the Québec City Area.

1 P'tit chanceux Bracelet

Ptit chanceux promotion Zoom

With this family promotion, each child gets a free P’tit chanceux bracelet when you book a minimum stay of 2 consecutive nights at a participating hotel by entering the promotional code. The bracelet, once activated, is good for free admission and a bunch of fun surprises at 20 top attractions in the Québec City Area. The promotion ends  on September 3, 2017.

2 Discount Coupons

Coupons in just a few clicks. Visit our discount coupons page for deals on attractions, activities, and restaurants in the area. All you need to do is pick your coupons, enter your email address, and then pick them up in your inbox.

3 Tour 5/20

Polar bear at Aquarium du Quebec Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography Zoom

Save big on 5 major attractions. For visitors who like every day to be different, the 5/20 Tour is the perfect solution. It gives you discounts on admission to 5 of Québec City’s most popular attractions until October 31. A saving of 20% off the remaining 5 attractions when you pay regular admission at the first (proof of purchase required).

Participating attractions: Aquarium du Québec, Musée de la civilisation, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Observatoire de la Capitale, and Musée du Fort.

4 Passeport Vieux-Québec

Discover the Old City’s rich heritage for less. History buffs will want to pick up the Passeport Vieux-Québec to visit 5 of the Old City's heritage institutions. The attractions are all within walking distance, so you can stroll from one to the next to discover Québec City’s vibrant past at a leisurely pace. A saving of 20% off the remaining 4 attractions when you pay regular admission at the first.

Participating attractions: Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, Musée des Ursulines, Morrin Centre, Monastère des Augustines Museum, and l’Îlot des Palais.

5 Free Federal Attractions for Canada 150

Saint-Louis Forts and Châteaux National Historic Site Credit: Parks Canada Zoom

It’s the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, and Parks Canada is marking the occasion with free access to national historic sites and parks. Discover Québec City’s vibrant past and take in the spectacular scenery of one of the most beautiful natural sites in the region.

6 Big Savings for Little Kids on VIA Rail

Fall in love with train travel—take a family trip by rail from Toronto, Ottawa, or Montreal to Québec City. This summer, children age 2 to 11 travel for just $15 on VIA Rail. Better yet, you’ll arrive directly at Gare du Palais Station in the heart of Old Québec.  

7 Free Shows

Free circus show in Québec City Credit: Alexandre Galliez Zoom

Add some of Québec City’s free outdoor shows to your itinerary and get more bang for your travel buck! Take in the gravity-defying acrobatic acts of Mâts et Cordages and Crépuscule, with the old city and the Château Frontenac as your backdrop, or catch spectacular fireworks guaranteed to take your breath away.

8 A Great Exchange Rate

Visitors from abroad can save even more thanks to the highly favourable exchange rate. It’s the perfect time to treat yourself at Québec City’s boutiques and restaurants. And don’t forget to pick up a few souvenirs to take home!

9 Open‑Top Double‑Decker Bus and Cruises

Bus Rouge Credit: André-Olivier Lyra Zoom

Travel for less, by land and by sea. Québec City’s open‑top double‑decker bus and cruises aboard the AML Louis Joliet are perfect for first‑time visitors and anyone who wants to admire the city up close and from a distance. With this package, you get to see the city from a moving second-story perch, hopping on and off the bus whenever you like. Once aboard the AML Louis Joliet, you’ll cruise along the St. Lawrence River from the Petit-Champlain all the way to Montmorency Falls. Park your car and enjoy the ride!


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