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Terrasse Dufferin, Quebec City

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Historic Walking Area
A stroll along the wide boardwalk of Terrasse Dufferin brings to light the area's colonial cannons, the grand architecture of Chateaux Forntenac, and views of the St. Lawrence River. Artists and performers frequent this terrace in summer with entertainment, and it's a good place to find and souvenirs. Watch for a revealed archeological site that offers glimpses of the excavated remains of the fort beneath. With our custom trip planner, Quebec City attractions like Terrasse Dufferin can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We arrived in Quebec in the early evening and decided to go into downtown Quebec. To get an idea of what it was all about. We entered the promenade from the Plains of Abraham, not really knowing what ...  more »
  • This is the area to be if you want great views of the St. Lawrence and lower town. The boardwalk has a beautiful backdrop of the Chateau Frontenac and there is live music for entertainment.  more »
  • Our visit was in Feb. '17 when the slide was on the terrace; a "must see", if you can't muster the courage to slide. It can be quite windy, but the view is worth it. There's lots of space to watch the...  more »