Quebec is superb in any season, but there is something magical in the air as the holidays approach. Christmas decorations, lights, falling snow … create a magical and inspiring setting. No wonder the American media CNN has ranked Quebec among the 15 best places in the world to celebrate the holidays. So, what are you waiting for to plan a festive getaway in the National Capital to get you into the holiday spirit? Follow the guide!

Starting at the end of November, Old Quebec is turning into a true Christmas village. Discover the streets and the most decorated areas and organize a superb illuminated walk. Take advantage of the free parking offered at the Travelodge Quebec Hotel & Convention Center and visit the Petit-Champlain district, quickly and easily by public transportation from the hotel. Do not forget your camera!

The German Christmas Market is a magical place that comes to life in the heart of Old Québec, a few weeks before Christmas. It is a market designed to recreate as closely as possible the atmosphere of the big European Christmas markets and to offer you a unique and unforgettable experience.

Or, why not take advantage of the Holiday season to participate in a “Holiday-themed” walking tour? Discover traditions of Christmas past alongside a character from the early days of New France with Cicérone Tours , visit local hotspots for holiday shopping and try regional culinary specialties with Tours Voir Québec or go in search of history, legends, and winter superstitions with Promenades Fantômes.

Québec City’s Holiday Season is simply magical. Every year, residents and visitors eagerly await the beginning of December when the city lights up for the Holidays. Entire neighbourhoods and iconic buildings form a dazzling itinerary you can easily complete in a night. Plan your route with a map of the city’s best holiday decorations and do not forget to book your room at Travelodge Quebec Hotel & Convention Center.