Haut-Richelieu, a destination to discover on land, in the air and on the water
 
  • Lac Champlain, photo credit: THR
  • Hot air balloon tour, photo credit: THR
  • Agritourism, photo credit: THR

Haut-Richelieu, a destination to discover on land, in the air and on the water

The Haut-Richelieu region, in Montérégie, invites you to discover its rural landscapes. Along the Richelieu River, a wide range of sports, cultural and gourmet activities await you during on next getaway. Treat yourself to a visit to a cheese dairy, a paddelboard or kayak expedition in nature, or a hot-air balloon ride. Learn more about the region’s past through its historic sites and museums.

Places to see in Haut-Richelieu

Chambly Canal National Historic Site

Chambly Canal National Historic Site

Just 20 km (12 mi.) from Montréal, this national historic site is an oasis for cycling and outdoor enthusiasts. Observe the locks and bridges providing [ read more ... ]

Musée du Haut-Richelieu

Musée du Haut-Richelieu

Located in the building that once housed the public market and the fire station, the Haut-Richelieu Museum takes you on a discovery of history in the heart [ read more ... ]

Fromagerie Fritz Kaiser

Fromagerie Fritz Kaiser

The cheese maker Fritz Kaiser, originally from Switzerland, is established in the Richelieu valley where he has been pursuing his art for 20 years. It [ read more ... ]

La Magie de l’Air

La Magie de l’Air

Choose the team of La Magie de l'Air to live an unforgettable balloon flight! Let yourself be carried by the wind and enjoy this adventure! First, depending [ read more ... ]

Village historique de L’Acadie

Village historique de L’Acadie

Acadie, the oldest village in Haut-Richelieu, comes from the Lordships of Longueuil, Léry and the Pères Jésuites de La Prairie. When it was founded in [ read more ... ]

Parc Safari

Parc Safari

Come and enjoy summer at Parc Safari: In addition to the Felines’ Tunnel which remains an extraordinary attraction, take advantage of the water park and [ read more ... ]

O SUP Shop St-Jean-sur-Richelieu

O SUP Shop St-Jean-sur-Richelieu

O SUP SHOP is a non-profit organization specializing in sports and leisure. Its mission is to make paddle sports accessible to everyone. Many types of [ read more ... ]

COOP ART[O]

COOP ART[O]

Artist’s cooperative whose mission is to promote and market local arts and culture. The gallery is host to visual arts exhibits and art[o] proposes various [ read more ... ]

Musée du Fort Saint-Jean

Musée du Fort Saint-Jean

Fort Saint-Jean Museum offers 350 years of military history on the site of the Royal Military College Saint-Jean, which witnessed the passage of Amerindian [ read more ... ]

Centre d'interprétation du milieu écologique (CIME) du Haut Richelieu

Centre d'interprétation du milieu écologique (CIME) du Haut Richelieu

ime Haut-Richelieu operates a nature center at Mont-Saint-Grégoire open year-round. The trail system surveys the different ecosystems and gives access [ read more ... ]

Le Nautique Saint-Jean inc.

Le Nautique Saint-Jean inc.

Le Nautique is located in the heart of the historical and pleasant old part of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, commonly called “Le Vieux-Saint-Jean”. Le Nautique [ read more ... ]

Parc Régional Saint-Bernard

Parc Régional Saint-Bernard

The regional park of Saint-Bernard is an exceptional site of 210 hectares in nature which allows to practice, alone, in group or in family many outdoor [ read more ... ]

O'Quai Richelieu

O'Quai Richelieu

Located in the warm Marina St-Tropez, you can enjoy the beauty of the Richelieu River on our boats. Looking for a dose of adrenaline? Our personal watercraft [ read more ... ]

UPLA

UPLA

Leap from one adventure to the next in a suspended world composed of a network of nets and a village built up in the trees at the foot of Mont Saint-Grégoire [ read more ... ]

Piste cyclable du Canal de Chambly

Piste cyclable du Canal de Chambly

The Chambly Canal’s path is over 20 km long. It links the towns of Chambly and Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu. It is part of the Route Verte no. 1, and therefore [ read more ... ]

Ecosurf Canada

Ecosurf Canada

With Ecosurf Canada, no need for waves or wind! You decide how fast you want to navigate, a bluetooth remote control gives you full control over your speed [ read more ... ]

International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

From August 13 to 21, 2022

The International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu colours the sky each year with the largest number of balloons in the country. It offers [ read more ... ]

O Fitness

O Fitness

O FITNESS is a Paddle Board School (Stand Up Paddleboard) that welcomes ours participants of all ages! Several access to water along the Richelieu River [ read more ... ]

Alo Richelieu

Alo Richelieu

Alo Richelieu is a unique and innovative project that takes place around the south end of the Richelieu River. Its mission is to allow citizens, visitors [ read more ... ]

Fromagerie Au Gré des Champs

Fromagerie Au Gré des Champs

Fromagerie Au Gré des Champs is a homemade cheese producer that prepares certified organic products made with the raw milk of their cows. Visit the shop [ read more ... ]

See what awaits you in Haut-Richelieu