Seal Watching

323, chemin Principal
Cap-aux-Meules (Quebec) Canada
G4T 2H6
+418 986-2211
Toll Free:
+1 855 986-2211
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Cap-aux-Meules Date(s) to be announced TBA for the 2024 season

This winter adventure is accessible to all. Join us for a unique experience in the sky and watch harp seal pups being cared for by their mothers. Take photographs of the adorable whitecoats surrounded by an endless expanse of snow and ice. The Îles de la Madeleine are the only place in the world where you can enjoy this harp seal observation experience!

In addition to the must-see helicopter excursion, you can also take full advantage of the unique winter playground provided by the Îles de la Madeleine during the outings and visits included in this package. Guests can now choose from several different types of activities: outdoor, cultural and discovery activities as well as evening entertainment.

Package includes

  • Round-trip transportation between the airport and hotel
  • 3 nights at Château Madelinot
  • 3 meals per day at the hotel’s restaurant (Resto Bistro Accents)
  • 1 helicopter excursion to the ice with a Mustang survival suit (3 hours), with possible landing depending on ice conditions
  • Expert guide on the ice
  • 3 activities of your choice per day in addition to the helicopter excursion:
    • Guided tours (Eastern, Central and Western parts of the Islands) aboard a comfortable shuttle bus (3 hours)
    • Introduction to fishing workshop (2 hours)
    • Guided snowshoeing excursion (3 hours)
    • Guided hiking excursion (3 hours)
    • Guided photo safari focused on the Islands and the sea (3 hours)
    • Guided sunrise photo safari (1.5 hours)
    • Guided sunset photo safari (1.5 hours)
    • Guided ice fishing outing (3 hours)
    • Evening under the stars (3 hours)
  • Shuttle service to the village and shopping mall
  • Meal gratuities
  • Taxes

Additional Information

Establishment number: 55952

For more information, visit the Château Madelinot website.