4 places to discover in Memphrémagog

Destinations to explore, July 26, 2021 2021-07-26
Cherry River Marsh © Marco Bergeron

A perfumer, mountain biking, a distillery, and a lavender farm await you in the Memphrémagog region. A visit to these attractions is an essential stop on any trip to the Eastern Townships.

La Grange du Parfumeur
La Grange du Parfumeur

Perfume galore at La Grange du Parfumeur

This Quebec-based haute perfume house was founded in 2015, in a hundred-year-old barn in the Eastern Townships by Alexandra Bachand, perfumer and olfactory artist. La Grange du Parfumeur favours natural and sustainable ingredients in its formulas. Find a collection of fresh and delicate fragrances to illuminate every moment of daily life.

Fatbike: enjoy a ride around Mont Orford

To discover nature and the Parc national du Mont-Orford in an original way, consider taking a Fatbike. This bike with oversized tires ensures good traction on gravel. Ride on the many mountain trails, for everyone from beginners to experts, ranging from 1.8 km to 18 km and easy to difficult. A thrilling activity you won’t want to miss!

In good spirits at the Cherry River Distillery

A new distillery, located in a repurposed church, is now open in the heart of Magog. The Cherry River Distillery is a place where you can sample gin, vodka and cocktails in the tasting room. The bell tower rising to the sky will show you the way to the terrace. Guided tours are offered to visitors looking to deepen their knowledge of spirits and learn more about the company.

A walk around the flowers at Bleu Lavande

Recently moved to Magog, Bleu Lavande welcomes you to its new site. The lavender farm has indoor and outdoor features for visitors to see. An interactive space offered all year long, designed by Moment Factory, will immerse you in the lavender field. Other spaces are used to teach visitors more about the plant’s relaxing properties. Tasting workshops, massages and horticultural tips are other ways to know all about this purplish flower. There is also a shop on site where you can buy lavender-based products.

Bleu Lavande
Bleu Lavande

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