Île d'Orléans

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Île d'Orléans is in Quebec, Canada. It is an island in the Saint Lawrence river, east of Québec City.


The island is primarily rural, with an attractive pastoral and historical character. It is a National Historic Site of Canada, with over 600 recognized heritage buildings.

Île d'Orléans is the tidal divide of the St. Lawrence, where fresh water begins to mix with the sea.

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The island is joined by a single bridge to the north shore of the St. Lawrence River.

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The island is a popular destination for daytrippers and bicyclists.



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