Upper Town (Haute-Ville), Quebec City

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Tour the sights of Upper Town (Haute-Ville), a hilly district with a European feel to it. Growing out of a fort built in the early 17th century, the development of the area has been slow and steady, thanks to the military presence and fortifications. You'll see the positive impact that influence has had on the area, with its pleasant 19th century architecture, masses of parks and open spaces, and thriving local businesses. Take a stroll through the walkable neighborhood, admiring the views it offers of the city below. Use our Quebec City day trip planner to visit Upper Town (Haute-Ville) on your trip to Quebec City, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Ok.. my wife took a picture right on the store that appears here. If I am not wrong, it´s a Christmas Store open all year (just like the one on New York).  more »
  • We were so fortunate to stay up here and having experienced that, I would not want to stay anywhere else. Stunningly beautiful with lots to see and do. I had been told that it was like being in Europe...  more »
  • Sort of bizarre walking through old Quebec or the upper town. For a start you inside the fort; then you see the streets which brought back sort of ski resort type look; thinking maybe val d'isere or o...  more »
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