Look forward to an unforgettable stay with Vacances Essipit!
 

Look forward to an unforgettable stay with Vacances Essipit!

Featured Getaways, July 1, 2019 2019-07-01
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Look forward to an unforgettable stay with Vacances Essipit!

Discover the Indigenous roots of the Côte-Nord region, where you can explore the river and the forests. Located near whale-watching destination Tadoussac, Vacances Essipit is a dream spot for a summer vacation. Travel to the heart of this Innu territory to see breathtaking scenery and meet a vibrant, welcoming community. Whether you choose to stay in one of the modern condo-hotels, a well-equipped cottage, at the outfitters or on a campsite, you’ll be amazed to discover a rich culture passed down from generation to generation. This is a vacation with an extraordinary human dimension to it that will transform you!

Whale-watching awaits!
Whale-watching awaits!

Comfort by the river

Natakam is an idyllic site whose name means "on the riverbank". This high-end complex is perfect for families and has 32 fully equipped condos with one or two closed bedrooms, a livingroom – some of which have a fireplace – a kitchen and a balcony or patio with a view of the river and the whales that might just happen to pass by! This establishment offers a change of scenery, a revitalizing atmosphere, tranquility, superior comfort and tons of activities, so it’s easy to see why your vacation will be one-of-a-kind!

Vacances Essipit
Vacances Essipit

Just the kind of relaxation you need!

Perched on the side of the mountain, the Tadoussac Campground offers an incomparable view of the Saguenay Fjord and St. Lawrence River. This is your chance to admire one of the most beautiful bays in the world. Located at the heart of the Essipit Reserve, the Le Tipi Campground is an ideal place to make the most of nature and enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities.

A vacation at the outfitters

Pourvoiries Essipit, an outfitters in the forest near Tadoussac, is a prime spot for anyone who loves outdoor sports and is an excellent place for relaxation and a return to basics. You’ll find cottages in a magnificent environment that you’ll be happy to retreat to after a day of deer hunting or brook trout fishing. This territory is known for its exceptional wildlife and numerous fish-filled lakes.

Whale-watching awaits!
Whale-watching awaits!

As much of the outdoors as you want!

With choices like hiking, cycling on a bike path, swimming, tennis, racquetball, guided bear-watching and picnicking on the rocks, the possibilities at Vacances Essipit are practically endless! Another option: sea kayaking on the majestic St. Lawrence River so that you can gaze out on the horizon, admire lovely islands and see thousands of birds.

Whale-watching awaits!

Whale-watching cruises departing from the municipality of Bergeronnes are offered from June to October. Climb aboard a Zodiac boat that fits either 12 or 36 passengers for a two-hour cruise in the St. Lawrence Estuary commented by your experienced captains, who will tell you more about the giants of the sea. Keep an eye out for these fabulous species, including humpback whales, blue whales, fin whales, common minke whales and seals.

Learn everything you can about Innu culture

Vacances Essipit
Vacances Essipit

For a look at the lifestyle, values and language of the Innu People, visit the Uinnipek Innu traditional site. Learn about traditional crafts and stop by the shop, which is stocked with original gifts created with care by Indigenous artisans from Essipit and Côte-Nord. You’ll also find books, CDs, dreamcatchers, jewelry and gourmet products with interesting properties!

Festive nights

Bar Essipit promises patrons a memorable time in the evenings. Have fun playing pool and darts and watching sports on the big screens! A bowling alley is also nearby for some great family fun.

Vacances Essipit: for a wonderful change of scenery!


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