Québec City architecture adds a touch of enchantment to this Nordic outing.
Skating in the Québec City region holds special appeal, whether you can barely stand on skates or you’re a skating acrobat! Take full advantage of winter with this Nordic activity with friends, family, or that special someone. Don't miss the best part about ice skating: warming up with a hot chocolate!
Setting: Skate in the heart of the action at Place D’Youville! Glide across a refrigerated rink amid the ambiance of Old Québec, just across from Porte Saint-Jean and Capitole de Québec.
When: From mid-October to mid-March
Where to warm up with a hot drink nearby: Café-boulangerie Paillard
Setting: Enjoy this winter pleasure in a magical setting on a charming historic site.
When: From mid-December to mid-March
Where to warm up with a hot drink nearby: Bistro Petit hôtel Café Krieghoff
Setting: 1 km ice path along the Louise Basin inner harbour. Skating during the day or under the lights at night is a magical experience that lets visitors enjoy all the beauty of Québec City.
When: January 19 to March 12, 2017 (depending on weather conditions)
Where to warm up with a hot drink nearby: At Cuisine du Marché restaurant of Québec Public Market
You can also enjoy many other outdoor public ice rinks (French only).
Fill your lungs with fresh air and skate amid exceptional country landscapes while marveling at the surrounding beauty!
Setting: Trails with lighting and sound systems winding more than a kilometre through the largest playground in America.
When: From mid-December to end of March
Where to warm up with a hot drink nearby: At one of the restaurants on-premise
Setting: Indoor 17,000 square foot skating rink located right in the amusement park of Les Galeries de la Capitale.
When: Open year-round
Where to warm up with a hot drink nearby: At one of the restaurants on-premise.
The selected skating rinks offer skate rental on-site (unless otherwise indicated).
Please note that skating rinks are open depending on weather conditions. We recommend calling ahead to confirm.
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