Located in the Lac Saint-Pierre Biosphere
Reserve in Sorel-Tracy, the archipelago, made up of 103 islands, is
truly an exceptional natural jewel. To explore these islands, head
over to Statera
on the Sorel-Tracy ferry dock and enjoy a multitude of activities,
including guided cruises through the heart of the archipelago, new
360-degree films shown in an impressive outdoor dome, and a
state-of-the-art interactive indoor tour. Statera will also feature
a new, incredible virtual reality experience this year: StateraFLY.
Experience the thrilling freedom of a great blue heron as it soars
over the treasures of the archipelago!
Statera’s guided cruise takes visitors on
an intimate journey through the heart of the 103 islands of Sorel,
offering a spellbinding experience filled with beautiful and exotic
landscapes. What’s more, this treasured environment is home to the
largest heron colony in North America! A popular attraction among
visitors, the guided cruise consists of a 2.5-hour excursion, taking
visitors through the marshes, bays and channels that surround the
magnificent Sorel islands.
Have you always wanted to fly like a
bird? Well, now you can with StateraFLY, a unique virtual reality
experience! Thanks to a virtual reality headset and an interactive
station complete with wind and vibration effects, you’ll feel the
exhilarating freedom of a great blue heron as it flies over the
treasures of the 103 Sorel islands. During your virtual adventure,
you’ll admire incredible views taken of the St. Lawrence River and
its wetlands that would otherwise be impossible to access. It’s
sure to be a thrilling adventure for all!
Lastly, if you’re looking for a colourful
and lively experience, don’t miss the new 360-degree movies shown
in the impressive dome on the edge of the magnificent river. These
high-quality, entertaining and educational films can be enjoyed by
the whole family!