As a sea-oriented region boasting spectacular and varied landscapes, Québec maritime is a true sea kayaking paradise. Sea kayaking is actually one of the best ways to see seals and a multitude of seabirds while peacefully admiring the coastline from the water. Explore our numerous memorable destinations and, if you don’t have your own equipment, take advantage of the many guided excursions offered throughout the maritime regions of Québec. Read more
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Everywhere in the world, people associate maple syrup with Québec. It’s indeed a well-established culinary tradition that has been around for several centuries here, and every spring, many enthusiasts can’t wait to take part in “sugaring-off parties”.
Bas-Saint-Laurent is the second most important region for maple syrup production in Québec. You can find in the area many sugar shacks where you can stock up with syrup and enjoy the famous maple taffy on the snow. Read more
My weekend in Gaspésie: A Larger-than-life Display in Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé National Park
Planning a trip to Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé National Park, one generally has two very precise goals in mind: get an up-close view of Percé Rock and watch the northern gannet colony on Bonaventure Island! Read more
Did you know that the village of Percé’s past is rich in history? I must admit that, even if I have visited Percé many times over the last few years, I didn’t know all the extent of what the village had been through. Read more
Whenever I hear about Minganie and the Lower North Shore, the first things that come to mind are breathtaking landscapes and nature at its rawest. These regions are much less well known than other areas of Québec, mainly because of their remoteness. Yet they’re so different from the rest of the province that they’re totally worth the trip!
A Museum Experience: Explore the St. Lawrence includes ten maritime museums, eight of which are located in the maritime regions of Québec. These welcoming and imaginative sites offer a multitude of museum experiences for visitors to enjoy. Here’s an overview of what awaits you this summer in our eight maritime museums: