From $229 /pers. in double occ.*
3 days | 2 nights
* Price for information only. This Explore Québec package is offered to you thanks to the financial support of the Ministère du Tourisme.
D1 | Arrival in Chambord (2 nights)
Arrival in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region. Your trip begins with magnificent panoramas of the impressive Lac Saint-Jean, punctuated by picturesque villages and farmland contrasting with the mountains. Prepare to go back a century, to the time of the first pulp mills in Quebec, on a visit to the authentic historic Village of Val-Jalbert, with some forty original buildings frozen in 1927. Discover the convent -school, the general store, the post office, the abandoned houses and the mill and let the villagers and influential figures of the time reveal all the secrets of this unique village to you!
D2 | Saint-Félicien
Your journey continues today with a visit to an unmissable attraction of the region: the wild zoo of Saint-Félicien. Discover the fauna of Boréalie and the cold regions of the world through a vast animal complex of 485 hectares offering privileged contact with nearly 1000 animals, including 90 species as well as 3.7 km of hiking trails. Travel through the Nature Trails Park aboard a wire mesh train and observe animals in the wild!
The colors of autumn and the harvest
To admire the magnificent fall colors, nothing better than a hike, bike ride or even a boat ride at Pointe-Taillon National Park! Also take advantage of the harvest period, towards the end of September, to stop at the La Bonté DiVigne vineyard in Roberval to discover their delicious wines and of course, participate in the grape picking!
D3| Saint-Félicien- L’Ascension-De-Notre-Seigneur – Return
After your breakfast, you will take the road and cross the north of Lac Saint-Jean, towards Anscension-de-Notre-seigneur. On the road, don’t hesitate to stop for a moment to discover regional products at the Les Délices du Lac-Saint-Jean – Économusée de la confiture boutique. Your trip will end with a visit to Jardin Scullion, one of the largest coniferous gardens in the world, with 2,000 plant species from all over the world!