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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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Beautiful riverfront park!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Put on your comfy walking shoes and take a walk through history. Rich in local culture and completely welcoming hospitality. An excellent way to get some exercise while enjoying lovely scenery and learning about times gone by. Next time I think we will rent bicycles to see more and save our aching legs (we tried to fit too much into... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I gave it 5 stars not because it is a nice tourist area, but because it is a very nice place to walk, sit and enjoy the views of Lawrence River. There is a cafe with washrooms, and there are spots to have a picnic. It has a nice view of the highway 175 bridge as well. If you are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

A must see in Quebec City. Nice view of the Saint Lawrence river, the old city and the Chateau Frontenac

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

You can walk (or ride a bike) along the St Lawrence River. Great place all year round but can get very cold and windy in winter.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

It was a nice walk and great to get out of the sun. Good way to walk up the hill. It was busy If it is hot it isa great place to go .

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