Sherbrooke in the heart of the Eastern Townships / Photo credit: Sébastien Larose

Sherbrooke: an urban area at the heart of nature

Sherbrooke is the urban heart of the Eastern Townships. Nature is one of the key elements of a getaway to Sherbrooke, a much-appreciated feature of this city that lives to the fullest, no matter the season. Isn’t it wonderful to enjoy the fresh air! The city’s harmony with nature will be an intrinsic part of your Sherbrooke adventures: take the time to stop, admire your surroundings, savour the moment, taste the best of what nature has to offer before heading back with a guaranteed feeling of well-being.

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Sherbrooke's Murals

Sherbrooke's Murals

Sherbrooke’s Murals – the first tour of its kind in Canada – turns the downtown area into an open-air art gallery and reveals the history and culture of [...]

Road Trip aux saveurs locales

Road Trip aux saveurs locales

Prepare your car and your cooler! Blast your favorite tunes and head out on the road for the ingredients you need to make your summer memorable. Our traditional [...]

The Grandes-Fourches Loop

The Grandes-Fourches Loop

The Grandes-Fourches Loop is a section of the Grandes-Fourches network, which connects to the Route Verte and the Trans-Canada Trail. This loop intelligently [...]

Cycling: Massawippi Axis

Cycling: Massawippi Axis

Set on an old railway track, the Massawippi Trail is an easy level bike path popular with cycling enthusiasts. The landscapes along the river are breathtaking [...]

Le Corridor bleu

Le Corridor bleu

Do you love the outdoors and water sports? On the Magog and Saint-François Rivers come enjoy a magnificent outing that combines rural and urban landscapes [...]

Le Sherbus

Le Sherbus

On Saturdays, from July 4 to August 22, climb aboard the Sherbus to discover Sherbrooke from a whole new perspective, for free! This city tour is an experience [...]

Lac-des-Nations Boardwalk

Lac-des-Nations Boardwalk

Located a few steps from the downtown area, the Lac-des-Nations promenade is Sherbrooke’s natural heart! Both a gathering spot for urban outdoor activities [...]

Fishing

Fishing

The Magog and Saint-François rivers respectively offer 11 and 23 pits in the peripheral region of Sherbrooke. Whether ford or boat, it is possible to fish [...]

Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke

Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke

The Museum's mission is to promote the arts and foster an appreciation of its value, universally as well as regionally. Located in downtown Sherbrooke [...]

Musée d'histoire de Sherbrooke

Musée d'histoire de Sherbrooke

The Musée d'histoire de Sherbrooke is a historical society housed in the first federal building constructed in Sherbrooke. The building, which was originally [...]

Sherbrooke Craft Beer Tour

Sherbrooke Craft Beer Tour

The Sherbrooke Craft Beer Tour offers 2 tours highlighting the city's murals and built heritage, while enjoying the craft beers of six microbreweries. [...]

Art & Mosaic Tour

Art & Mosaic Tour

Circuit art & mosaïques (Art & Mosaic Tour) is an artistic adventure of mosaics and urban art. It is made up of 20 floral works of arts spread out on the [...]

Christmas at Sherbrooke's marché de la Gare

Christmas at Sherbrooke's marché de la Gare

2020 dates to be announced / November 30 to December 22, 2019 (on weekends only)

The Christmas market of the Marché la gare de Sherbrooke wows visitors and passers-by with a giant Christmas tree. This gigantic Christmas tree, located [...]

Sherbrooke Restaurant Week

Sherbrooke Restaurant Week

October 16 to October 30, 2020

Initiated by Destination Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke Restaurant Week is a gourmet promotion that brings together Sherbrooke’s restaurant community. The event [...]

Townships Trail (Chemin des Cantons)

Townships Trail (Chemin des Cantons)

The Townships Trail, another way to fall in love with the Eastern Townships! The Townships Trail provides you with an opportunity to experience the Eastern [...]

Le centre-ville de Sherbrooke

Le centre-ville de Sherbrooke

All year round, the downtown area of Sherbrooke welcomes you to its lively streets! From Wellington Nord Street to the market at the old train station [...]

Ciné-parc Orford HD

Ciné-parc Orford HD

Ciné-parc Orford HD, a drive-in theater situated at Sherbrooke, only minutes away from Magog, offers you to view movies from the comfort of your car while [...]

Base de plein air André-Nadeau

Base de plein air André-Nadeau

Base de plein air André-Nadeau is an outdoor tourism centre in Sherbrooke offering lots of activities and plenty of services throughout the year. Nature [...]

Parc du Mont-Bellevue

Parc du Mont-Bellevue

Did you know that the Mont-Bellevue park is the biggest park in Sherbrooke? It's a place where you can go downhill skiing, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing [...]

Marais Réal-D.-Carbonneau

Marais Réal-D.-Carbonneau

Experience the soothing music of Mother Nature. Five minutes from downtown Sherbrooke, the Marais Réal-D.-Carbonneau offers nature and all its wonders [...]

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