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La Promenade des Gouverneurs, Quebec City

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Tourist Spots
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Stroll down La Promenade des Gouverneurs, a long boardwalk that joins up several of the city's attractions and features a good number of scenic viewpoints. The elevated wooden trail follows the path of the citadel, with the old fortification walls on one side of the walkway. Offering particularly notable views of the river, the path has become popular with visitors wishing to photograph wide-angle shots of the city. As you would expect, such a scenic urban route also attracts a good number of joggers. To visit La Promenade des Gouverneurs on your trip to Quebec City, use our Quebec City vacation generator.
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  • Broad walkway with steps that extends along the river east from the Hotel Frontenac views along the way. Good exercise. 
  • As you continue to walk along the boardwalk away from the Hotel Frontenac, you will come to a set of stairs and continue walking with the Citadel on your right and the Saint Lawrence on your left all ...  read more »
  • From the part of the port can be accessed by a funicular or by stairs, in addition to the street which is a side, you have a spectacular view of the harbour of Chateu Frontenac hotel and from there access to the square which is a little higher.
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