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Place Royale

27 rue Notre-Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
+1 418-646-3167
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This famous town plaza is the heart of historic Lower Town and has been an important social center since the city's founding.
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  • Average4%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
27 rue Notre-Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-646-3167
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

19th century Europe. Restored buildings and lively street buskers, restaurants and people in period pieces all help with the overall feeling of Europe without ever leaving North America. This is a heavily trafficked area (foot traffic) due to the many tourist shops on the other...More

1  Thank Luv2hikejulie
Reviewed 28 June 2017

That place has everything to make you feel like you're in Europe. Cafés, a church and a bunch of tourists and tours going around all day long. Its a lovely place to hang around for a while when resting from your day.

Thank Evelyn A
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Just happened to walk into this area..It is beautiful. The church unfortunately was closed however it was still a really nice place to just sit and enjoy the view around us.

Thank nancydgilchrist
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Beautiful square. It was like being in a town described at a classic fairy tales book. Actually it was like Beauty and the Beast plaza. The difference is that "The Mouse" is not trying to sell you overpriced souvenirs every 1 meter.

2  Thank draghignazzo
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is truly worth a visit to see Old Quebec City. There is cobblestone streets with shops and restaurants. We spent half a day wandering the streets and taking in the beautiful architecture of days gone past. It reminds me of Europe when you travel...More

Thank Farmgirl_likestravel
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Everything about Quebec City is quaint, old and surprising. Lots of books and crannies to explore. Safe and comfortable to stroll around.

Thank Roz C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Lovely area to be experienced by walking Old Quebec City! We had walked around it for days only to discover this semi-hidden gem after we'd gone around it several times!

1  Thank wombattrips
Reviewed 22 June 2017

There is a really nice ambiance in this courtyard with the picturesque buildings and shops. Beautiful place to take photos and have a drink and the cafe there.

Thank Monika G
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our family really loved this area and actually preferred it to actual Old Town Quebec City. We spent many evenings strolling around and quite a few days as well.

1  Thank WorldTravelerCO
Reviewed 20 June 2017

It is a nice place where you can sit and relax. Nice restaurants and a lot of tourists are on this place

Thank Jürgen W
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20 October 2017|
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Response from sescal2001 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, How close is it? Very close, it's only a 2 min walk from Place Royale. If you go up to the Chateau, then it's an other story!