Charlevoix is sure to delight anyone
looking to fill up on fresh air and admire breathtaking wide-open
spaces. In this fabulous region, everything comes together to make
your vacation all the more joyful. Charlevoix’s
attractiveness started more than 400 million years ago when a
meteorite hit the area, creating Quebec’s most beautiful place to
live, unlike any other place in the world. A special kind of energy
can be found there, and it beckons onlookers to take a break,
breathe it all in, explore and feel alive.
The early spring and green grass
stretching from one green to the next is a golfer’s delight. The
unique, hilly landscape of the region's three golf
courses makes them ideal for players looking for a challenge.
Whether you choose to play at the Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu Golf
Course, the Murray Bay Golf Course or the Le Loup Golf Course in
Baie-Saint-Paul, all of your senses will be heightened for a truly
In Charlevoix, the creativity and unique
know-how of artists and artisans are in full bloom. Many museums,
economuseums and interpretation centres open their doors to visitors
looking to discover fascinating stories. Take the time to stop and
dive headfirst into a whirlwind of culture
that reveals the very essence of the local people. Hear the stories
that have contributed to their sense of pride.
Each spring, whales and other marine
mammals travel thousands of kilometres to the heart of giant natural
feeding grounds: the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park. Starting
June 5, go
whale-watching aboard a large boat with Croisières AML or from
land at the Pointe-Noire Interpretation and Observation Centre
located in Baie-Sainte-Catherine. Admire the rich and fascinating
marine life on display. It's enough to make your heart skip a beat!