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6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active (Variable by Program Date)
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Discover the best that Quebec City has to offer as locals introduce you to the food, arts and history of this fascinating region. Explore the heart of Old Quebec's Upper and Lower Towns and examine the city's extensive fortification system with an expert historian. Traverse down pedestrian streets and laneways to discover its quiet residential neighborhoods. A presentation at Musée National des Beaux Arts will introduce you to paintings and sculpture by Quebecois artists. Lectures are brought to life with field trips encompassing both landmark sites and less heralded aspects of the city, opening doors to historic interiors that few visitors discover. Learn about Quebec’s architecture and enjoy a farewell dinner at Le Château Frontenac.


• Explore the cobblestone streets and well-preserved 17th-century architecture of Old Quebec with a local expert.
• Meet locals and experience the flavors of Quebec on an expert-led culinary walk exploring the Rue St. Jean and historic Old Port market.
• Discover the rich cultural heritage at the National Museum of Fine Arts, boasting the highest concentration of artists in the province.

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Walking 2 miles on uneven surfaces, cobblestones; some hills and stairs.

Date Notes
The activity level for this date is Moderate; activities have been adjusted to reduce amount of walking and hilly terrain. Walking up to 1 mile, some stairs. 10/24/2016
October date is based at the historic Chateau Frontenac.

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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips


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