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Terrasse Dufferin, Quebec City

#2 of 37 in Historic Sites in Quebec City
Must see · Historic Walking Area · Neighborhood
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. Take the guesswork out of planning a Quebec City vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • I went at the Dufferin terrace in September and December 2019. From this beautiful belvedere adjoining the Château Frontenac, I walked on a pleasant path towards the Citadel, allowing to have...  more »
  • Walking along the Dufferin Terrace, you get amazing views across the St. Lawrence... also looking up at the majestic structure that is the Chateau Frontenac you can appreciate the architecture...  more »
  • So happy! Lovely place! Although I didn't see many animals when I was on the train, I still have a lot of photo memories with my love.
  • Gotta do it! A brilliant path with gorgeous views. A can’t miss spot if you visit Quebec City. And it’s free!

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