Here, winter is magic

Outdoor adventure, breathtaking snowscapes, and a flurry of galleries and cultural activities combine with unique European charm for a once-in-a-lifetime winter experience. With its exceptional natural snowfall, the Québec City region is North America’s winter capital par excellence. Come immerse yourself in the pleasures of our winter wonderland.

Here, we cultivate the art of living.

In wintertime the city comes alive with a warm and festive atmosphere, indoors and out. Soak up the city’s spirit as you explore its heritage architecture, gigantic frescoes, imposing fortifications, and historical parks. Tantalize your taste-buds at first-rate restaurants and learn all about Québec’s fascinating culture at our art galleries, exhibitions, theatres, monuments, and museums. The possibilities are endless!

Here, snow is part of our nature.

Quebecers have a special relationship with snow, forged over generations. We’ve made winter part of our lifestyle and learned to love it like one of the family. That’s why it’s so easy to make the most of winter all over the city. Besides world-class skiing in the nearby mountains, how about skating right downtown, cross-country skiing on the picture-perfect Plains of Abraham, snow sculptures and night parades during Carnival, and aperitifs served at an ice bar on happening Grande Allée? Come join us for a cool taste of winter, Québec style!

Here, history lives on.

Québec’s storied past is captured within its walls and breathtaking architecture, making the city one of the wonders of North America. It’s lively and fun, youthful and historic — all in one perfect package. With its gorgeous setting, vibrant cultural scene, and incredible cuisine, it’s been inspiring passion for centuries. Explore the past, thrill to the present, and discover today’s Québec City.