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Guided Tour of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City

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  • A 1-hour tour of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City
  • Learn about the building’s history from a local guide interpreting a historical character
  • Chose from several convenient tour times throughout the day
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Guided Tour of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City
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English Departure 10:00amMost Popular
1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
USD 19.63
English Departure 3:00pm
1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
USD 19.63
English Departure 1:00pm
1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
USD 19.63
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Overview
Tread among the rich and famous on this 1-hour tour of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City. A knowledgable local guide, interpreting a historical character, will lead you through one of Quebec’s most iconic buildings, which has hosted numerous dignitaries throughout its history. After meeting at Dufferin Terrace (next to Château Frontenac) you’ll get a primer of the outside of the building before heading inside to see the rest. A small-group tour ensures a more personalized experience.
What to Expect
Experience the castle life at the Château Frontenac on a guided tour of this iconic hotel, located on one of the most beautiful sites in Quebec City. You will discover the famous people and historical events that have shaped the identity of the Fairmont Château Frontenac over the years, as well as its architectural development and renovations undergone in recent years.

The tour begins at the kiosk "Au 1884" on the Dufferin Terrace (right beside the Château Frontenac) and includes an outer portion of about 15 to 20 minutes. The rest of the tour takes place inside. You'll get an exclusive peak at the prestigious Fairmont Hotel, led by a guide interpreting an authentic character who lived in the early days of the Château Frontenac.
Reviews (55)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Afternoon tour

We had lunch at the Hotel and were quite excited for the tour. It was a such a disappointment. We saw what we had observed while shopping and while eating lunch. We were taken to the Rose room. Please save your money. It would have...More

1  Thank Camper147697
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Nice background on the Chateau Frontenac

I took this tour during a recent stay at the Chateau to gain a little understanding about its history and see some of the “off limits” parts of the hotel. You get a discount if you are staying at the hotel. On the tour you...More

Thank jpkc6
Reviewed 11 September 2018
Good Tour

Our guide was a little goofy but he maintained his "character" very well throughout the whole tour. Very easy to understand and a lot of great information and history about the Frontenac. Some rooms had meetings going on inside so we couldn't see them, but...More

2  Thank KAmplement
Reviewed 29 August 2018
Great way to see the "hidden" parts of the hotel

My wife and I walked past the hotel so many times during our long weekend visit to Quebec City. Magnificent on the outside, but what was inside? So we finally decided to take the tour. I imagine the quality is highly correlated to the particular...More

3  Thank GlobeTrotterGuy
Reviewed 22 August 2018
Great tour guide

We really enjoyed the one hour tour of the Chateau Frontenac in large part due to the great tour guide we had. She was playing the character of a woman who had been married to one of the hotel directors during the beginning of the...More

2  Thank PK_Maryland
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Sheryl S
18 September 2018|
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can take photos as long as you leave the flash off.
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Travelgrandmom | Reviewed this property |
No I believe you can book the tour in other languages
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Sally C
17 August 2018|
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I am unsure. I didn’t travel via cruise ship so I don’t know.
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