Québec City Tourism counts more than 850 members in Québec City, L’Ancienne-Lorette, Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Wendake and the surrounding areas of PortneufJacques-CartierÎle d'Orléans, and Côte-de-Beaupré. It guides and leads tourism industry growth and contributes to industry prosperity through its marketing and development efforts, hospitality services for tourists, and information to the industry.

Its total budget for 2015 is $22.3 million, including a $12.4 million marketing budget.

Figures on our tourism industry

  • Nearly 4.7 million tourists per year (2012), including over 0.9 million from 75 countries outside Canada
  • $1.33 billion in annual tourism spending (2012)
  • 24,100 regular full-time tourism-related jobs in 2012
  • Approximately 748 hotel establishments with a total capacity of nearly 16,000 rooms.
  • 5th destination in Canada, after Toronto, Montréal, Vancouver and Ottawa (number of visitors)

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