Feel like you have stepped back in time when you walk behind the walls of Old Quebec City! I shared my favorite ways to spend 24 hours in Old Quebec City with Travelocity.com. 

If you’re looking for a vacation that will serve up art, culture, history, beauty and relaxation — all with a healthy spin — head to Old Quebec City. The city itself is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Old Quebec was once the heart of French civilization in North America.

24 hours in Old Quebec City

Le Monastere Des Augustine

Today, the Quebec Region is a remarkable vacation destination. While you could spend years in Old Quebec City and never uncover all of the magic behind the city’s walls, you can also get a great taste of Old Quebec City in a single day.

For a holistically healthy adventure that will treat your body, mind and spirit, here’s how to spend 24 hours in Old Quebec City.

Enjoy Healthy Breakfast and Museum at an Old Quebec City Monastery

The most unique place to stay and start your day in Old Québec City is at the Le Monastere Des Augustine, a hotel located in the wings of an old monastery. This is actually where the first North America hospital north of Mexico opened, so it’s only fitting that this resort centers around health and wellness.

24 hours in Old Quebec City

Dine in an authentic monastery in Old Quebec City

All guests who stay here get special “vitality breakfasts” to kick off the day. You also get access to the museum, heritage site and relaxation rooms. You’ll find wellness activities here all day, which make a perfect way to start your day on a positive note. Guests can personalize their wellness experience and services to best meet their unique, holistic needs.

24 hours in Old Quebec City

Old Québec City discoveries at the Le Monastere Des Augustine.

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Ava Roxanne Stritt of Spa Travel Gal is an official Travelocity Gnomad. Gnational Gnomads is an exclusive group of high-profile travel and lifestyle experts who offer tips and inspiration on behalf of Travelocity. Travelocity compensates authors for their writings appearing on this site; such compensation may include travel and other costs.