Quebec - Universities, Attractions and Climate
The Parliament Building is Quebec’s architectural marvel. It also includes other attractions like Saint-Jean and Montcalm neighborhoods. Walking, cycling, rollerblading and cross-country skiing are some of the activities that can be enjoyed.
Old Québec, is a UNESCO world heritage treasure. See for yourself with a visit to the the city's two main defensive works Fortifications of Québec and the Citadel speak for itself. It is also rich in religious history with Notre-Dame-de-Québec Basilica-Cathedral, the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, the Jesuits Chapel, and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church standing tall.
The ancestral site of Wendake is a window to the aboriginal culture of Canada! The enchanting world of Huron-Wendat First Nation will take you to a historical tour dating back to the 17th century.
Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier
Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier is Québec's largest park and outdoor recreation network. The stunning Rivière Jacques-Cartier flows through a deep valley surrounded by steep walls. This region is also known as as Québec City's “green crescent.”
Located in Quebec, is North America’s only ice hotel. If you can, spend a day at the Ice Hotel. It has to be seen to be believed.
Southern and western Quebec, including most of the major population centres, have a humid continental with four distinct seasons while most of central Quebec has a subarctic climate. Winters are long, very cold, and snowy, while summers are warm but very short due to the higher latitude and the greater influence of Arctic region.
- Concordia University
- École de technologie supérieure
- École Polytechnique de Montréal
- HEC Montréal
- McGill University
- Université de Montréal
- Université du Québec à Montréal
- Université Laval
- Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
- Université du Québec à Rimouski
- Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
- Université du Québec en Outaouais
- Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue