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Address: St-Pierre & St-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7R1, Canada
Phone Number: +1 800-463-6769
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This once bustling port now serves as a nostalgic reminder of Lower Town's...

This once bustling port now serves as a nostalgic reminder of Lower Town's history.

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Quiet, pretty area with art galleries and dining

We stayed here for a long weekend visit to Quebec. It is a pleasant area, quieter than the bustling old city at the top of the hill, but with dining and galleries, a museum, and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Old Port area and we liked that it was quiet and easily accessible from the highway. There are many restaurants and art galleries in the area. There was also a farmers market nearby that was worth a look. It was a 10 minute walk to Old Quebec so its close by but it was nice to... More 

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a long weekend visit to Quebec. It is a pleasant area, quieter than the bustling old city at the top of the hill, but with dining and galleries, a museum, and good for walking. It's within walking distance of the old city up the hill, and we had no trouble with parking in October.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old port is worth walking through and seeking out stores and galleries that are unique. I was pleasantly surprised by the number of artist galleries which were quiet and had a wide variety of artist mediums represented.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's nothing portish looking of the original old port. On a walking tour we learned that the old port was east out of the Place Royal down the Rue de la Place. The boats docked at the end of this street. It was on this street that the men would meet the women who came to the new world on... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice old area that looks like France and Europe. A nice area to walk and enjoy the scenery and the many restaurants and shops.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This area is on the port side (obviously) of the old town and has been transformed into a 'cultural' district with plenty of galleries to visit. Walking around is a pleasure as the architecture is really interesting and there is lots to see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When visiting the lower Old Town area of Quebec there is so much to see that this area adjoining the St. Lawrence River and docks could easily be missed. But take the extra few blocks to walk down and be rewarded with more "quaintness" and some restaurants that are more known to locals than to tourists.

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Decided to add to our Fitbit steps and stairs! Walked down the stairs and were rewarded with a panorama of streets, walkways and water views all the way down. Lots of fun places to snoop around. Interesting places to shop, eat, observe. The wall murals are fabulous. Unique and one-of-a-kind shops for gifts. There is a furnicule to ride up... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A fun shopping and sightseeing place with lots and lots of tourists from all over the world. Lots of restaurants, too, but didn't try any. Just being part of that whole thing is fun. The best prices of tourist trinkets at the corner store at the bottom of the Funiculair Just walking or taking the Funiculair lift down there is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

There are lots of shops and good restaurants the view would be better if there weren't cruise ships everywhere. But it's still scenic and a nice place to take a walk

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