ACACIAS bed & breakfast

What to do near Acacias Bed and Breakfast?

Acacias Bed and Breakfast offers you a multitude of outlets to do around our location.

OLD QUEBEC

You'll love the atmosphere at the European charm of the neighborhood. You will meet carriages, entertainers and street performers, including streets Treasury

From the top of Cap Diamant, stroll on Dufferin Terrace overlooking the St. Lawrence River and the surrounding area! 

FORTIFICATIONS OF QUEBEC

You have the chance to travel on its walls and imposing gates on nearly 4.6 kilometers away. In addition to enjoying exceptional views of the city under the French and British regimes you can discover, cannons, loopholes, Citadel asteroid and its changing of the guard, park-Artillery and fortresses are part of this circuit!

PLAINS OF ABRAHAM

Site of the famous battle between Wolfe Montcalm in 1759. Discover  one of the largest urban parks in the world. Moreover, it is here that hundreds of thousands of people welcomed Paul McCartney and Celine Dion at the 400th anniversary, and where you can soak up the crowd during the National Day of Quebecers!

DUFFERIN TERRACE

Stretch your legs on the most-attended tours of the city and admire the view of the St. Lawrence River. Dufferin Terrace is a walk along the river at the foot of the imposing Château Frontenac. The long boardwalk is a lively place where street artists come here to produce. In winter, a huge ice slide is at the end of the terrace.

BASILICA-CATHEDRAL OF OUR LADY

Built in 1647 under the name of Our Lady of Peace, it was the first stone church in the city. In 1664, she became the first parish church in northern Mexico and was dedicated to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Cathedral to become 1674.Deux hundred years later, Pius IX declared it Basilica that is ie a privileged church pilgrimages because it arouses.

CHAMPLAIN SMALL NEIGHBORHOOD

Area at the foot of the cliff under the Chateau Frontenac, and recognized as one of the most beautiful sites of Old Quebec. The pedestrian streets lined with shops and bistros offer a warm and romantic in all seasons, but they are particularly magical in winter.

PARLIAMENT OF QUEBEC

Built between 1877 and 1886, the Parliament Building is an imposing building with four wings form a square. Its architecture is inspired by the Louvre, making it one of the few major French architectural buildings in Quebec. First National Historic Site in Quebec, it is the seat of government.

SUMMER FESTIVAL

The city will be invaded by the music and over a million festivalgoers. On indoor and outdoor stages, places of discoveries and celebrations, parading for 11 days international stars as emerging major artists. Recognized as the largest arts festival in Canada. Rock, chanson, hip-hop, jazz, classical and world music ... At the heart of Quebec City!

CARNIVAL OF QUEBEC

The Carnival is a great winter festival for the whole family and an experience not to be missed! The Quebec Winter Carnival offers visitors a wide range of activities for all tastes: snow bath, night parades, slides, giant soccer game, shows, snow sculptures, canoe race on ice skating.

 

MONTMORENCY FALL

At about 15 minutes from downtown, you can visit the park of Montmorency Falls and admire the magnificent view of the St. Lawrence River and Île d'Orléans.Montmorency Falls are 30 meters Higher Than Niagara Falls.

The Orleans Island

Discovering this wide island near the town, you will discover Several farms Where you can taste and buy local products. Vous pouvez aussi admire the typical architecture of Quebec homes.

 

 

 

VILLAGE HURON WENDAKE

This is a replica of a Huron Village at the Beginning of colonization. A guided tour will Introduce you to the customs and traditions of Native American life. Vous pouvez aussi expecting a Native American dance demonstration.

PARK JACQUES CARTIER

At about 40 km north of Quebec City, you can visit the National Park Jacques Cartier, a wildlife sanctuary in the Laurentians Where has some number of outdoor activities will be offert Such as hiking, canoeing, camping.

 

HISTORICAL SITES

- Martello Towers (fortification) 
- Doors St. John Kent and St. Louis (fortification) 
- Artillery Park (gun show) 
- Chateau Frontenac (historic) 
- The Quebec Citadel (military garrison)

LEARN MORE IN MUSEUMS

- Museum of Civilization (ethnographic) 
- Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec 
- Naval Museum of Quebec (nautical) 
- French America Museum (history of Quebec) 
- Place Royale Interpretation Center (history) 
- Museum Ursulines of Quebec (religious art) 
- Observatoire de la Capitale (topographic) 
- Quebec Aquarium Park (fauna) 
- Parliament (guided tour)

GOURMET RESTAURANTS IN

There is a large restaurant numbers on St. Paul Street, Grande Allée, Saint-Joseph Street, St. Louis Street, Champlain Street, Cartier Street.

Ask our recommendations.

LIVE TO SEE THE FESTIVALS

- Film Festival 
- National Day of Quebecers 
- 10 days Music Summer Festival in July 
- Festival of New France (historic festival) 
- Fireworks Festival (pyrotechnic) 
- Velirium (international mountain bike) 
- Carnival Quebec 
- winter arts Festival (snow sculptures) 
- ice canoe race circuit

RELAX IN THE PARKS

- Wood Park Coulonges (public park) 
- Parc de la Chute-Montmorency (drop) 
- Cap Tourmente (watching snow geese, black hearts) 
- Parc de la Francophonie (outdoors concerts) 
- Battlefields Park (Plains Abraham) 
- Victoria Park (public park) 
- Maizerets Domain Park (Botanical garden) 
- Park Pointe-aux-Hares (slip and slide)

PUBLIC BUILDINGS

-Center Congress (convention center) 
- Pepsi Coliseum (sporting events, concerts) 
- Université Laval
- Hospital Jeffery Hale (General Hospital)

ENJOY THE SPORT ACTIVITIES

- Sailing (Bassin Louise) 
- Swimming (University YMCA) 
- Cycling (cycle track green road Lévis) 
- Rollerblading (Plains of Abraham) 
- Rafting (Tewkesbury) 
- Horseback riding (Saints-Anges-de Beauce) 
- golf courses (St. Augustine, St. Catherine) 
- ice skating (Place D'Youville)  
- downhill ski center (Mont Sainte-Anne, the Relais) 
- cross-country skiing (Duchesnay) 
- Dogsledding (St. -Ferréol-les-Neiges) 
- ice canoe race circuit

FOR fond SHOPPING

- Place Laurier (large shopping center) 
- Galeries de la Capitale (commercial and recreational center) 
- Chemin St-Foy 
- Rue du Petit-Champlain (memories) 
- Old Port Market (local produce) 
- Rue St-Paul (antiques , Art Galeries)

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