Please note that this is not an itinerary submitted by an actual family. This day was planned by one of our travel experts as a recommendation for a family of children with ages 4 through late teens, based on knowledge of the city. Factors such as time, cost and distance have been considered to make this a great day to get a sense of the city and keep the children and teens interested and engaged.
Address: 1675 des Hotels Ave (Highway 73, exit 132), Quebec City, Canada
Hours: June 1 – September 1: 9:00am – 5:00pm, September 2 – March 31: 10 :00am – 4:00pm
Admission: Adult – $17.50, Children – $8.75
Discover the underwater world at Aquarium du Quebec. With over 10,000 animals representing more than 300 species, this aquarium is fun for the whole family. The exhibits are organized into seven different geological areas. The Awesome Ocean exhibit is the aquarium’s main attraction. Here you will walk through large glass underwater tunnel filled with marine life. The Coastal Zone features Canada’s marine invertebrates from the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Children will enjoy touching the starfish, hermit crabs, and other small creatures in the touch pool. The outdoor Wetlands exhibit showcases many local birds, amphibians, reptiles and plants. Visitors will enjoy watching the seals, walruses and polar bears swim around in the Arctic Sector. Children will love the Adventure Circuit where they can climb nets, catwalks and vines in a safe aerial trail.
Address: 5300 Boulevard Sainte-Anne, Quebec City, Canada
Hours: 8:00am – 7:30pm
Located between the river and the cliffs, Montmorency Park is filled with spectacular views. Montmorency Falls is over 272 feet, 98 feet taller than Niagara Falls. The park offers hiking trails, playgrounds, bike paths, and picnic areas. Visitors can take a cable car or walk up the many stairs to the top of the falls for breathtaking views. Bring a plastic bag for your camera and other personal items because you may get wet!
Address: 5401, boulevard des Galeries Québec
Hours: Monday – Wednesday 9:30am – 5:30pm, Thursday & Friday 9:30am – 9:00pm, Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm, Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Admission: Points are $0.75, each ride ranges from 2-6 points (value package is 30 points for $18)
Visitors of all ages will have a blast at North America’s second largest indoor amusement park. With 20 attractions, including a thrilling rollercoaster and a regulation-size skating rink, this park is perfect for family fun. Enjoy racing around in the bumper cars or testing your skills on the 40-ft climbing wall. The rides vary in length and speed, accommodating the whole family. Children will love the entertainment arcade which has more than 60 games for all ages. The 18-hole mini golf course is full of surprises including sirens and water jets. Because it is situated indoors Mega Parc is guaranteed fun for the whole family, rain or shine.