Québec City Bus Trips & Travel Tours

The winter might be the best time to visit Québec City. With incredible influence from New France, Québec City is unlike any city in Canada. Add to this a gorgeous winter backdrop and you and your friends are in for countless photo opportunities. Its unique sights, food and events is the reason so many students love to travel to this great city. Get ready to experience Québec City the right way!

Experience Québec City With S-Trip! Bus Tours

There’s a surprise around every corner; street entertainment, sidewalk cafés, and public markets are everywhere. Spend a morning touring historical Old Québec city and do some afternoon shopping. Or take a walking tour that will take you through Old Québec City where you’ll see famous sites including the parliament building, Château Frontenac, and Notre-Dame de Québec Basilica-Cathedral. There is so much to see and do during the day there will never be a dull moment.

At night time we set up some legendary themed night events that you and your friends will be talking about for years to come including Tight n’ Bright and Graffiti! Québec City is the perfect place for a winter bus trip with all of your friends! With everything at your finger tips, S-Trip! is there to make this a trip you wont soon forget.

The Perfect Student Bus Trip

If you’re looking for bus trips, bus tours or travel tours to incredible cities in North America, S-Trip! Busaway provides an unbeatable mix of sightseeing, culture and events. Explore eye-opening culture and exciting excursions all with students your own age. It is time to get out and explore! Are you ready to explore Québec City?

Stories From S-Trip! Passengers

Not quite sure about Quebec City for Busaway? Well check out some actual stories from S-Trip! passengers that travelled there to celebrate with their friends:

Kelsey S – Busaway 2013

  • Tubing Valcartier

    Combine speed and action and you’ve got the fun-filled sport of snow tubing! Hit the slopes in a bit of a different way – stick together with your buddies as you fly down the hills, then tow yourself back up to the top and do it all over again.

  • Ski at Mont-Sainte-Anne

    After touring the city, hop on our shuttle up to Mont-Sainte-Anne, one of the best skiing and snowboarding destinations in the province.

  • City Tour

    Explore historic Québec City – one of Canada’s oldest cities, and host to North America’s only walled city, take in the sights and smells of a magnificent trip into the past.

  • Night Events

    S-Trip! will be taking over La Belle Province for the ultimate celebration of friends, laughter, and new experiences. Come out and celebrate with hundreds of students from across Ontario!
    Tight ‘N Bright – Get ready to light up the city with an 80′s themed neon party! Put on your tightest & brightest, grab a glow stick, and dance the night away to the wicked tunes being spun by Quebec City’s best DJ’s.
    IT’S T-SHIRT TIME! – Graffiti Party – S-Trip’s most famous themed event night on every destination! Every student gets a FREE S-Trip! t-shirt and marker….then the mayhem begins!

  • Amenities:
    • Faxing and copying services
    • 24 hour fitness room
    • Indoor heated pool
    • Sauna
    • 24 hour business centre
    • Complimentary 24 hour cappuccino, espresso, coffee and tea service
    • Dry cleaning services

    Hotel Pur

    4 Stars

    Located in the heart of Québec City’s emerging Saint Roch quarter, Hotel Pur is near the hip downtown strip of shops, eateries, and nightlife. Known for its sleek and trendy design, Hotel Pur offers modern and comfortable accommodations that appeal to every traveller.

    Wifi is free at hotel!

  • Amenities:
    • Free daily newspaper
    • Television (Cable/Satellite)
    • Internet
    • Tennis Court
    • Dry cleaning
    • Health club
    • Health and spa services
    • Jogging track
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot tub

    Quebec Hilton

    4 Stars

    The Québec Hilton offers exceptional views of the Laurentian Mountains, St. Lawrence River, and Parliament Hill. Québec Hilton is situated right between Québec’s world renowned stone walls and Grande Allee, home to the busiest restaurants and most popular clubs in the city. Conveniently located above Place Québec, you can easily access indoor shopping boutiques, depanneurs and restaurants.

  • Amenities:
    • Exercise room
    • Saunas
    • Whirlpool
    • Heated outdoor pool
    • Gift shops
    • Revolving rooftop restaurant
    • Internet


    4 Stars

    In the heart of Québec City, Loews Hôtel brings four star service to this charming city. Surrounded by the City of Québec and conveniently located within walking distance of a number of shops, museums, the St. Lawrence riverbank and more. Loews Hotel is ideally situated for exploring the surrounding area.

  • Amenities:
    • Fitness facilities
    • Bar/lounge
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Internet
    • 24-hour front desk

    Clarendon Quebec

    3half Stars

    Set in the heart of Old Québec, Clarendon Québec is a jewel of modern decorative arts, offering modern comfort and amazing hospitality. This hotel is located across from City Hall, in a neighbourhood criss-crossed with cobblestone streets and lined with beautiful gardens.

    The Clarendon Hotel is also perfectly accessible, located near the Gare du Palais train and bus terminal. It is also only two kilometers from the well known Plains of Abraham.

  • Amenities:
    • Fitness center
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Hot tub
    • Internet

    Best Western

    4 Stars

    The Best Western hotel is located near the tourist attractions of the old city and is only a 15 minute walk from the fortified walls of Old Québec. Spend the day exploring the Museum of Civilization, the Québec Fine Arts Museum, and the Centre de Foies de Québec. Check out the many shops, cafes, and restaurants located in this unique setting.

  • Amenities:
    • Daily newspaper
    • Fitness facility
    • Golf
    • Dining
    • Meeting rooms
    • Hot tub

    Hotel Ambassadeur

    3 Stars

    This suburban hotel offers a relaxing atmosphere on the shores of the St. Lawrence River. Minutes to Old Québec – with a great view of the old city.

  • Amenities:
    • Secure indoor parking
    • Indoor pool
    • Fitness club

    Clarion Hotel

    3 Stars

    Favourably located at the entrance of the marvelous historical city of Québec, the Hotel Clarion Québec will be sure to cater your every need during your stay. All standard hotel amenities, this 12 storey building offers everything from superb dining to an envied spa centre and health club.

  • Amenities:
    • Cable television
    • Coffee maker
    • Iron and ironing board
    • Handicap accessible rooms available

    Quality Suites Quebec

    3 Stars

    With all standard hotel amenities and comfortable accomodations, you’ll find yourself relaxed and ready for a weekend packed with experiences. Quality Suites Quebec is adjacent to Galeries de la Capitale and Mega Parc, and close to many attractions including the Université Laval and Pepsi Coliseum (Colisée Pepsi). Jean Lesage International Airport is just 14 kilometres away.

  • Grand Times Hotel

    4 Stars

    The Grand Times Hotel is a newly built four star Boutique style hotel with a unique urban architecture offering superior soundproofing providing guests with a beneficial rest. The trendy decor is of a New York style inspired design with a Zen flavour to it. Great location, and an unforgettable place to call home on your getaway!

  • Clarendon Quebec City

    3half Stars

    Style, comfort, space, and a beautiful view of Old Québec: you could spend days lounging in the room. However you’re in Old Quebec! There is so much to see and do in this area. You will be blown away by the beautiful architecture all around you. This is definitely a place you want to call home for your getaway!

Tour operators since 1976, S-Trip! has become an expert in creating unforgettable bus trips for high school students! Our team of creative staff works hard all year long to design a unique trip that is fun, educational, well-organized, and, most importantly, safe. Take a look at how your time in Québec City will be spent by reviewing the itinerary below.

Departure Day

On the day of departure you will meet your S-Trip! Trip Leader at the point of departure. The Trip Leader will be your dedicated S-Trip! contact for your entire trip and will travel with you every day.

Destination Briefing

On the bus you can do whatever you've gotta do to pass the time and get your energy up for the killer weekend ahead; watch a movie, get in on a game of cards, listen to some music, or grab some shut-eye. Upon arrival, destination staff will hold a 20 minute briefing session on the bus, during which they'll introduce themselves and let you know about the program for the trip. Staff will review highlights of your destination, the facilities of your hotels, and all of the great tours and activities you can check out. This is your chance to ask questions, to review safety and insurance procedures, and to get yourself settled. After the briefing, you will be guided you through the check-in process quickly. And then...you’re free to explore!

During Your Trip

Your trip is for you to define. Each day you get to choose from a range of activities we plan. You`ll also get to go shopping, dine at some of Québec City`s most trendy restaurants, or organize an amazing group night out!

If you have any ideas or questions, feel free to talk to your Trip Leader or other Staff! They are always close by and easy to find. There will always be a Staff member at our desk in the hotel lobby and present during all activities, excursions, and events. Trip Leaders will check in with you at your hotel room every morning and evening, and will be with your group throughout daytime activities to ensure your trip runs smoothly. They are also available by cell phone 24 hours a day to deal with emergencies.

Going Home

On your last day, everyone will hop on the bus for the ride back home. Listen to some music or check out your memory card filled with pictures. We’ll get you back home in a safe and timely manner.

"Québec City was such an awesome getaway because it was a perfect mixture of culture and amazing entertainment!"
Mason, Oakville
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