Gourmet road trips and beautiful colours in Portneuf

Destinations to explore, September 25, 2023 2023-09-25
Parc naturel régional de Portneuf © JPG.MOV

If you've never visited the charming region of Portneuf, located just 30 minutes from Québec City, make sure you add this destination to your agenda this fall! Portneuf will delight your heart with natural treasures and local flavours, but also with outdoor activities that allow you to fully appreciate the spectacular fall scenery. Whether you're looking to explore with family, take a romantic trip or head out on your own, here are a few great reasons to discover the region!

Microbrasserie Les Grands Bois
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Portneuf is bursting with flavours!

Portneuf is sure to tantalize your taste buds with the abundance of local produce you’ll find on a gourmet tour. Do you love pumpkins? Then take the kids on a pick-your-own adventure to fill up on delicious gourds and pumpkins of all sizes. Along the way, you'll also fall under the spell of the region's growers, who offer a flavourful experience and a cheerful welcome. And don't forget to grab a beer at one of Portneuf's five microbreweries, and raise a glass to this most colourful season!

Portneuf is an enchanting place for a fall stroll

Hiking is a great way to savour the moment and contemplate nature in full transformation. Get ready to stretch your legs and experience a world of beauty! You’ll find trails in protected areas, cities and towns and on the banks of the St. Lawrence River. You can even plan a long hike with overnight stops to explore the landscape over several days. Miles of trails for all levels await you in the Portneuf region.

Portneuf is an exceptional biking destination

Portneuf is a must-see biking destination, suitable for cyclists of all stripes. Take to the enchanting country roads, explore the magnificent, well-marked safe bike paths, or embark on a mountain-biking adventure at a renowned specialized centre. Portneuf’s landscape of rivers, mountains, farmlands and forests comes together to offer you a memorable two-wheeled adventure, enhanced with historical treasures, gourmet shops and, of course, colourful scenery!

Vallée Bras-du-Nord
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