8 days in Quebec Itinerary

8 days in Quebec Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Montreal
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Quebec City
— 5 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Montreal

Montreal ©
Quebec's economic and cultural capital, Montreal serves as the province's major point of entry, known for its rich history and high standard of living.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Notre-Dame Basilica and Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal. Head to Jean-Talon Market and L'Affichiste Vintage Poster Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Pointe-a-Calliere, Montreal Archaeology and History Complex, learn more about the world around you at Biodome de Montreal, and browse the exhibits of Galerie d'art Blanche.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Montreal route builder tool.

Washington DC, USA to Montreal is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In September, Montreal is a bit cooler than Washington DC - with highs of 72°F and lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal ©
Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
Biodome de Montreal ©
Biodome de Montreal

5
nights
Quebec City

Quebec City ©
With a World Heritage-listed old town, Quebec City remains a walkable and safe hub of culture, commerce, and education offering a blend of fascinating history and a range of tourist-oriented activities.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Quebec and La Citadelle de Quebec. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Quartier Petit Champlain and Galerie d'art Factory. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Quebec City: Galerie d'art Au P'tit Bonheur (in La Malbaie) and Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre (in Sainte Anne de Beaupre). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Place Royale, steep yourself in history at Morrin Centre, visit Terrasse Dufferin, and admire the masterpieces at Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec (MNBAQ).

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Quebec City travel route builder app.

Drive from Montreal to Quebec City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Quebec City sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Quebec City

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Side Trips

Galerie d'art Au P'tit Bonheur, Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Place Royale ©
Place Royale
La Citadelle de Quebec ©
La Citadelle de Quebec

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