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Guided Tour of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City

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    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.
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    Departure Point
    Place Terrasse Dufferin, Québec, QC, Canada
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We got off to not such a good start with this tour. We were supposed to go at 3:00 pm and got to the meeting place and no one was there. Went to the hotel where a very kind person made a couple of calls...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank DiveTravelerBHS
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a fun tour, happy to learn about the history of the Chateau. Our guide was terrific, very informative. My only complaint was that the price was awfully expensive for just a one-hour tour, also we didn't get to see any guest rooms or...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Storyteller799854
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    There were a dozen plus people on this tour of the hotel. Our guide was an actor by day and did this part time...but with not much enthusiasm or warmth. It was obvious this was just a job. The most interesting thing for us was...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Lilliane S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We went with three other couples, so I paid the fee. Interesting but overpriced for a tour of an hour tour of an historic hotel. You don’t get any behind the scene info, but do get an entertaining history. Might be better to read about...More

    Thank danpO2712FT
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our tour guide was exceptionally good with very entertaining dialog. He did a great job from start to finish. Many parts of the tour contained interesting history and information about the hotel. However, many parts of the tour is really just a sales pitch for...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank FuzzyBeaver
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    Sheryl S
    17 September 2018|
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    Response from Kimberly W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the guide even stopped to let you take pictures.
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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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    Response from Travelgrandmom | Reviewed this property |
    I am unsure. I didn’t travel via cruise ship so I don’t know.
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