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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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1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
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1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
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1-hour guided tour of the Château Frontenac with guide in period costume.
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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 (58)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2018
Loved Emily post

Stayed in quebec, glad we did the tour of the frontenac, loved my french Emily Post. She was super friendly and very funny

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ray S
Reviewed 22 October 2018
What you see is what you get!!

The character you see in the add is your tour guide, he’s full of history and details about Le Chateau Frontenac plus he’s completely in character. A fun and in formative tour. Well worth the modest cost.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Henry B
Reviewed 30 September 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Camper147697
Reviewed 23 September 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sheryl S
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Response from kimwO9154BM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the guide even stopped to let you take pictures.
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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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