Quebec City, the Province's capital founded in 1608, is a busy seaport and cultural hot spot. A World Heritage Treasure, the old quarter is a great place to explore the past with visits to Notre-Dame-de-Quebec Basillica and Place Royal. The Old Port, Fortifications and Parliament Hill draw visitors from across the globe, the delectable cuisine and gracious hospitality bring them back year after year.
Some Other Quebec City Hotels
Ice Hotel Quebec is located just a few minutes from downtown Quebec City. A wide array of winter activities including dog sledding, snowmobiling and ice fishing are available.
Comprised on 15,000 tons of snow and 500 tons of ice, with 4ft thick walls creating a temperature of between -2 and -5'C a stay at Ice Hotel Quebec is a unique experience. The rooms and theme suites provide guests with a mattress, furs and a sleeping bag. Washrooms, changing rooms and showers are available at the Pavilion, with further facilities at the adjacent Four Points by Sheraton.
Rebuilt each year to the new plans of talented architects and designers, the Ice Hotel is open between January 5th and March 24th 2013 whilst the weather sustains its structure. Guests can enjoy drinks at Ice Cafe or Ice Bar or a dip in the Ice Hotel's three hot tubs in the outdoor Pavilion. Meals can be taken at the adjacent Four Points by Sheraton. Weddings can also be arranged at the Ice Chapel!
Stays include breakfast, welcome cocktail and a briefing session. A guided tour and vodka cpcktail package is also available at an additional cost.
From £160 per person per night based on twin occupancy of a Glace room. Other room categories available on request.
11 Hours from Quebec City.
As you travel along the St Lawrence River into the mountains of the Charlevoix, you'll be provided with knowledgeable commentary on the natural history of this rugged and unspoilt land. Board your specially designed ship at the mouth of Saguenay Fjord where you're joined by and experienced naturalist to explain about the habits of the Finback, Minke and Beluga whales.
From £93 per adult, £47 per child
Departures June to October 2013
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