Set out to conquer the biggest playground in the Québec City Area

Set out to conquer the biggest playground in the Québec City Area

Destinations to explore, July 16, 2018 2018-07-16
Photo credit: Geneviève Roussel
Tourisme Jacques-Cartier Crédit photo: Geneviève Roussel
Leave the daily hustle and bustle behind and head to the Jacques-Cartier region 20 minutes from Québec City. With its incomparable mountainous landscapes and forests as far as the eye can see, this region is a slice of paradise that will amaze hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. It’s time to go out and explore!

Heaven for hikers

Feel like diving into a place of inspiring, peaceful nature? This region is one of the most beautiful locations for hiking! Trek along the many trails and admire striking scenery. With a range of trails suitable to various levels of hikers, the Jacques-Cartier region appeals to beginners as well as experts.

A stay in a cabin

Plan a great vacation with family or friends and escape to a warm, intimate cocoon far from your everyday cares. A cozy cabin provides a marvellous setting for quality family time and promises a relaxing getaway surrounded by pure nature. In the Jacques-Cartier region you can choose from an assortment of cabins and a range of prices. Pick something luxurious, fully equipped accommodations, cabins with a spa included, or a rustic shelter in the heart of untamed wilderness!

Photo credit: Chanelle St-Jean
Tourisme Jacques-Cartier Crédit photo: Chanelle St-Jean

Fun on two wheels

Mountain biking is definitely in this summer! Choose from the region’s best sites for the sport: challenge yourself on the steepest paths for a rush of adrenalin or ride gently along on marked trails lined with magnificent scenery. Ideal for a family bike ride, the paths in the Jacques-Cartier region are mostly flat and services are available to make your expedition easy and pleasant. Try the Vélopiste Jacques-Cartier/Portneuf or the La Liseuse trail – you can’t go wrong!

Fill up on adventure and make the most of your trip. The Jacques-Cartier region has plenty of activities to suit all types of travellers!

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