Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean: the ideal spot for your vacation!
Destinations to explore, June 28, 2021 2021-06-28
Biking in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Véloroute des Bleuets - Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix

Whether you're looking for family fun, outdoor activities or a road trip, your getaway promises to be energizing and inspiring! Make memories, experience great moments, enjoy every second and meet locals who are proud ambassadors!

              le Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean sur l'eau! Crédit photo: OrganisAction
See Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean from the water! Photo credit: OrganisAction

Everything you want on a family vacation

For a family vacation, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is a great destination! Whether you want cultural or outdoor activities, there's something for everyone! Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is a true paradise for families who love gentle adventures, history and good times to share. To make sure you don't miss anything, check out the must-see attractions.

Activities for outdoor enthusiasts

The Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, known for wide open spaces, lots of different activities and magnificent landscapes, is the ultimate outdoor destination. There are many ways to discover it.

Make it a bike ride! Choose from the 700 km of the Véloroute des Bleuets and the Véloroute du Fjord du Saguenay and enjoy breathtaking views of Lac Saint-Jean and the Fjord. For the more adventurous, mountain biking centers offer trails for all levels. Whether you’re on a ride with family or want a touring or performance cycling experience, take advantage of services like luggage transportation, bike rentals, maritime shuttle and hotels that have the Bienvenue Cyclistes! certification.

On the water. Whether on the Lake or the Fjord, you can discover the magnificent scenery by kayak, sailboat, cruise boat, maritime shuttle or zodiac. On the fjord side, you can discover the marine park and observe the species that call its waters home. Several activities are also available in the Sepaq parks.

On a hike. In the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, hiking is a year-round activity. Each season offers new perspectives on the region and new ways of exploring magnificent landscapes. Go for a sporty hike or a contemplative stroll on any of the many hiking trails and discover a diversity of landscapes composed of mountains, valleys, plains, beaches and fjords, lakes and rivers.

So much to see on a road trip

Whether you take the Fjord Route or the Tour du Lac, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is ideal for your next road trip. Let yourself be carried away by the postcard-perfect landscapes of the unique fjord and giant lake. Take the opportunity to plan a few stops to taste local products and sleep in cozy hotels or inns! But what you'll remember most of all is the special energy that comes from there.

Parc national des_Monts-Valin, crédit photo: Steeve_Deschênes
Parc national des Monts-Valin, photo credit: Steeve Deschênes

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