See North America’s only ice hotel this winter including its massive interior snow vaults, ice sculptures, and 44 hotel suites ready to receive guests seeking to sleep in a winter wonderland. Hôtel de Glace, just 20-minutes from Québec City is rebuilt every year in a new theme and boasts dramatic décor. Sit and sip a cocktail served in an glass made entirely of ice and learn how this amazing structure is made.
Meet black bears, woodland caribou, gray wolves and other ambassadors of Québec’s wildlife at the Ecomuseum Zoo, Montreal’s one and only outdoor zoo during winter. Located just 20 minutes from downtown, the zoo is home to more than 100 species. See the zoo residents in the snow, and learn more about these animals that no longer can return to the wild because they were injured, orphaned or born under professional human care. Enjoy an indoor exhibit showcasing reptiles, amphibians, fish and nocturnal mammals.
Experience Montréal's wilder side during this 2-hour visit to the Ecomuseum, the city’s only outdoor zoo. Travel 20 minutes from the hustle of downtown to this natural refuge, enjoying its collection of black bears, woodland caribou, gray wolves, eagles and more, all found in the province of Québec. You can rest assured your visit is supporting a good cause: each of the park’s animals was orphaned, injured or born under human care, and would otherwise be unable to return to the wild. Parking, entrance fees and skip-the-line access are all covered.
Take a day for family-fun in the sun with a visit to Valcartier Vacation Village. Located 20-minutes from Quebec City and filled with restaurants, 600 campsites, and seven rustic camps this is the perfect place to enjoy the outdoors as a family. Spend a refreshing day in the water park pools and sliding down one of 35 heated water-slides including Everest, North American’s highest accelerating slide.