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La Promenade Samuel-De Champlain

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Address: Boulevard Champlain, Quebec City, Quebec G1T 1X9, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 418-528-0773
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No

Bike or walk the Samuel-De Champlain Promenade, a large park on the bank of...

Bike or walk the Samuel-De Champlain Promenade, a large park on the bank of the St. Lawrence River. The park stretches nearly 1.5 Miles (2.5 Kilometers ) from the Cageux Wharf to the Sillery coastline. This landscaped park is a gift from the provincial government to Quebec City for its 400th anniversary.

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Interesting drive!

Lots of houses to see and hills. Amazing view of the St Lawrene river. A must to do at night because all the lights are incorporated in the dark. This road is very long and a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Alex M
Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of houses to see and hills. Amazing view of the St Lawrene river. A must to do at night because all the lights are incorporated in the dark. This road is very long and a recommended drive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The promenade is the perfect place to stroll because it travels along the water and offers tranquility and serenity. You can walk your dog, play with your kids, enjoy the views, have a picnic or just watch the ships come in.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I fully recommend this place during a good summer day. Perfect to take a walk and enjoy a beautiful river view. I went on winter, and I didn't experience the same, so you must go there on summer!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The promenade Samuel-De Champlain is a large green space that extends along the St. Lawrence River. A gift from the provincial government to Québec City for its 400th anniversary in 2008, 1,500 trees were planted in the newly landscaped park. It restored access to the mighty waterway for Québec City residents. Great place to bike / rollerblade / walk /... More 

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Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

great square to walk around & admire the historic Champlain, the Chateau Frontinac & St. Lawrence river.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We enjoyed walking and jogging here on the very nice pedestrian trails next to the river in the mornings. There is also a bicycle trail. I loved all the modern artwork along the park. In the evening we had a picnic at sunset and we had plenty of company with other couples sitting on park benches or picnic tables with... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I tried to find information online and even called Tourism Quebec to get more information on this spot - and it was not until we were in Quebec that they had a good map showing where you can access the Promenade and where it starts and ends. A nice wide paved path with great views - really nice at sunrise... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

After dining on such luscious meals for five days, a stroll along the promenade was a definite must! It is beautiful, with delightful landscaped areas, statuary and plenty of space for walking or biking.

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a super tranquil oasis, it's not in the city but really close by, The park is well done with a great bike path leading to and going trough it. Lots of Art and Sculptures.

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Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

You can do cycling, walking, jogging on the side of the St Lawrence River. It is a beautiful place, it is a relaxing place. At Le Cajeu, some people are fishing. There is a nice restaurant. You have to go there when you are at Quebec,

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