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Quartier Petit Champlain

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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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 47 shops and restaurants.
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61 rue du Petit-Champlain, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4H5, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-692-2613
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Reviewed yesterday

Walking through the Quartier Petit Champlain was so enjoyable during both Carnaval and after the event. We loved that the Christmas decorations were still up during our visit. It is so beautiful to see the streets illuminated at night.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ProfessorOT
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take the Funicular down from Upper Town to Lower Town and enter a magical world. Quaint shops and cozy cafes beckon. There are the typical souvenir shops, but also art galleries and specialty stores. There are quick bite cafes and sit down restaurants. Be sure...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Minamo67
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very pretty to wander around. Really cold wind coming off the river, so dress warmly. The city does a really good job clearing the snow so it is pretty safe for walking. Take the funicular back up - lots of stairs.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Calderwood
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love the shops, restaurants and quaint feel of this neighborhood. Lovely decorations and great place to walk at night.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ilove2travelandexplo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Petit Champlain is very touristy, however this area of Quebec offers a lot of history, activity, and food options. Also its incredibly beautiful, would be a great spot for a romantic adenture

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mckenzieem
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really loved walking down this street, especially just after the snow. Lots of shops and restaurants to choose from.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mchelle77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some historical old buildings with interesting architecture amongst restaurants, boutiques and souvenir type shops. Was beautiful at Christmas buried in snow, a bit slippery, and at night time magical.

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even below freezing temps didn’t dampen our good time. Since Carnaval is currently underway, in addition to the old buildings and quaint shops, ice sculptures and outdoor activities (including impromptu “spoon” orchestras and dancing) increase the fun. Bundle up and head out! Friendly bars cheerfully...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank herb12345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Quebec City. Such a quaint, beautiful town. This street is as pretty as the pictures make it out to be. Don’t miss strolling down its cobblestone streets.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 872jennifera
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this area of Quebec. We visited in mid Jan and everything was decorated for christmas still. It was straight out of a movie. Had one of the best meals I've ever had at one of the small restaurants (wish I could remember the name....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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22 October 2018|
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Response from Carolanne F | Property representative |
Hi, yes we take them down for winter, but they will be back on spring!
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25 September 2018|
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Response from Prairie_mum | Reviewed this property |
The streets are paved with Cobble Stones and are a bit hilly so she might find manoeuvring the area a bit challenging.
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27 December 2017|
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Response from MoPont | Reviewed this property |
They are. We took one yesterday and it was great!