Choose Abitibi-Témiscamingue for a vacation at the heart of nature

Destinations to explore, July 12, 2021 2021-07-12
Parc national d’Opémican Parc national d’Opémican ©Louis Jalbert

Treat yourself to a complete and comforting change of scenery in Abitibi-Témiscamingue. A stay in this region located in the western part of the province is marked by the abundance of nature, wide open spaces and spectacular views. Explore the parks, learn about nature or enjoy local beers. Plan your vacation to this unique region now!

Le Trèfle Noir
Le Trèfle Noir

Magnificent parks to discover

Parc national d’Aiguebelle boasts rich natural and cultural heritage. It has several hiking trails that take you to breathtaking landscapes, from the top of a hill to the boreal forest. Kayaking and canoeing are also popular activities to discover the park's hidden treasures. If you want to spend more than a day, rustic campsites and ready-to-camp units are perfect for a memorable stay.

There’s also the Parc national d'Opémican, which is ideal for families. Plan a camping vacation, rent a boat or bikes, or try out the children's rally and obstacle course! Nature lovers will also appreciate this park and will enjoy paddling on the Kipawa River and Lake.

Drink local in Abitibi-Témiscamingue

Located in the Vallée-de-l'Or sector, Microbrasserie Le Prospecteur is a microbrewery offering craft beers brewed on site and a bistro-pub style cuisine where regional products are highlighted. Seasonal beers and brewer's choice guest beers are added to the regular series so patrons can try something new every time. There’s also a general store, where you can find the perfect gift for a beer lover or get yourself a souvenir!

The Trèfle Noir brews more than 185,000 liters of beer annually, distributed to more than three hundred and fifty points of sale throughout Quebec, but above all, this pub located in Rouyn-Noranda is the host of many cultural events: music or comedy shows, screenings, exhibitions, launches, happy hours and more.

Where to sleep on vacation in Abitibi-Témiscamingue

To rest from your activities, book a room at one of the region’s welcoming hotels. The Comfort Inn Rouyn-Noranda is ideal for travellers who want to spend a day in downtown Rouyn-Noranda, a city known for its openness, its city and country vibe and the great pride of its people. In Val-d'Or, the Quality Inn & Suites, winner of Choice Hotels Canada’s "Hotel of the Year" award, is perfectly located for easy access to the main tourist attractions.

Quality Inn & Suites Val d'Or
Quality Inn & Suites Val d'Or

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