8 days in Montreal & Quebec City Itinerary

8 days in Montreal & Quebec City Itinerary

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8 days in Montreal & Quebec City Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Montreal
— 4 nights
Train:  3​h 30​min
2
Quebec City
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

4
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.
Montreal is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame Basilica, take in nature's colorful creations at Montreal Botanical Garden, make a trip to Old Montreal, and steep yourself in history at Avenue McGill College.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Montreal attractions website .

Los Angeles, USA to Montreal is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in May; daily highs in Montreal reach 68°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Quebec City.

Things to do in Montreal

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Notre-Dame Basilica ©
Notre-Dame Basilica
Old Montreal ©
Old Montreal
Montreal Botanical Garden ©
Montreal Botanical Garden

3
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.
Quebec City is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quebec, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, immerse yourself in nature at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, and don't miss a visit to Place Royale.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Quebec City journey planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Quebec City is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect Quebec City to be a bit cooler, temps between 62°F and 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Montreal.

Things to do in Quebec City

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
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Old Quebec ©
Old Quebec
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency ©
Parc de la Chute-Montmorency
Place Royale ©
Place Royale

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