Modern Lower Town Private Walking Tour (Four seasons)

Tour Number

Activity Level

285194


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. If your child or children are supervised by an adult they may do this tour.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (basic)

Cultural, historical, architectural and artistic Lower Town Tour


This tour will be done in three different streets, during the day, so you can see the architecture of the houses. You will learn about the history of the Lower Town and also the modern life.

This neighborhood used to be one of the main industrial quarters in French Canada. So you will learn about the architecture of Quebecers' houses and how people lived in the Lower Town in the beginning of the 20th century.

The main street in the Lower Town is St. Joseph's Street. This street bustles with locals strolling around or going about their daily business. In fact, that is the young urban professionals' district.

Finally, I would say that in my city the nearby suburbs are attracting more and more people but St. Joseph Street is one of my best streets to stroll around.

Itinerary

Meet up at Gabrielle Roy's Library

Here are some of the places we will see :

* Few modern buildings
* A Quebec' traditional house and it's carriage door
* A French style architecture house
* A city garden (flowers and a waterfall, in summer)
* An American style factory
* A church
* If possible : the bus and train terminal

And so much more. . .

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Monument/Building

End Point Options: Monument/Building

Duration: 2 hours

Transportation

It's a walking tour, so no transportation are provided.

I suggest that you take a cab if your hotel is far away from St. Joseph Street.
If your hotel is at less then a 10-minute walk to the Lower Town Library, you won't need a cab.

What’s Included

Other: My services as your private tour guide.

Please note that meals and a car ride from your hotel to Saint. Joseph Street are NOT included in this tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 CAD - I you decide to buy a bottle of juice, a pop, a tea or a coffee.

What’s Extra

Other: Personal Expenses

Private tour guide Diane

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