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Quartier Petit Champlain

61 rue du Petit-Champlain, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4H5, Canada
+1 418-692-2613
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Dating back to the 17th century, the Petit Champlain street is the oldest commercial artery in North America. Quartier Petit Champlain counts today more than 45 shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
61 rue du Petit-Champlain, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4H5, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-692-2613
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Reviewed yesterday

One of my favorite parts of the trip. Tough hills if you are handicap but in a scooter you can do it. Theres some great art stores and the Petit (Rabbit ) Restaurant was really good!

Thank micheleH5667HI
Reviewed yesterday

To my mind, this area is part of the Old Quebec City. You walk down to it from the promenade overlooking the river. Or you can take the funicular, which costs $3 Canadian. We walked down and took the funicular up. The area is a...More

Thank Q3905EXmichaelt
Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful part of Quebec. The buildings, architecture and historic feel... Amazing! For that I believe it is worth the time to visit. But it is very touristy and especially on weekends or when a cruise ship arrives it is very crowded. There...More

Thank Nancy O
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is four stars only because it is crazy busy with people all the time. There is so much to see and do; we had an amazing time

Thank ganeen
Reviewed 3 days ago

while the street is mainly shops the buildings are historic. The selection of shops is varied and non of them are 'junk' shops. There is something almost for everyone. Photographically this a a good location.

Thank TravelerMikePlano
Reviewed 4 days ago

Go early or late to avoid the crowds. There is usually live entertainment available with many restaurants and shops.

Thank stems22
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you like to stroll down streets of shops and cafe's to people watch, this is the place for you. The old world charm and ambience make it a great place to sit and take it in. It's a must visit place if you're heading...More

Thank Windsor_Beachbums
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely street to walk down. A must for any visit to Quebec. Very clean and all the stores are lovely to go into.

Thank silverwedding
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quartier Petit Champlain is an authentic street that provides the feel of how it might have been 300 hundred years ago. The buildings and the feel of the street give the feeling how it was many years ago.

Thank slimboreno
Reviewed 6 days ago

Crammed with tourists, including myself. The shops above the bluff are better. We did enjoy taking the ferry across the river and back, however.

Thank manfrommaine
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August 8, 2017|
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Response from havensprings | Reviewed this property |
We walked up slowly to the top and back. There are steps to climb or walk up. Yes, it is close to the port and walking distance to restaurants and stores.
December 5, 2016|
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Response from Hugh B |
We were there November 10-12 and they were putting up the decorations and setting up the Christmas village shops on the square. At Thanksgiving they will be in full swing for Christmas
July 10, 2016|
Response from Twomaples | Reviewed this property |
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