Between Montreal and Quebec City
At the heart of the road between Quebec City and Montreal, on the north shore of the St. Lawrence River, Lanaudière-Mauricie is the must-visit tourist destination to discover the beautiful province in all its facets. Located between water, countryside, and forest, the region invites you to an authentic world where flavours, nature, culture, and unique history come together for an extraordinary experience.
Between river, forest, mountains, waterfalls, lakes and rivers, your senses will be awakened and charmed wherever you go. On foot, by bike, on the water, on the roads or staying in the heart of the great outdoors, you’ll experience a love at first sight of larger-than-life landscapes, your heart beating to the rhythm of the seasons. The adventures of this authentic region, with its many national and regional parks and generous natural resources, await you with an infinite choice of activities.
At the core of our identity, the winter season is experienced here like nowhere else. Enjoy winter in a unique way, thanks to the wide variety of activities available to adventurers of all ages as the white magic takes hold. Snow-covered trails and frozen lakes form a paradise for experiencing Quebec winter essentials such as snowshoeing, dog sledding, tobogganing, cross-country skiing and skating. Real fishing shack villages come to life on the ice of the St. Lawrence or in outfitters’ cabins for the unique activity of ice fishing. The snow is ready to welcome you.
Culture and Living History
Dive into the heart of Quebec history and culture thanks to the Lanaudière-Mauricie region, an important vein in the province’s genesis. Rich in its Aboriginal, French and British past, Quebec culture reinvents and expresses itself through its art and history, as told by its artisans, storytellers, poets and musicians. Your mind will wander from museum to exhibition, from galleries to workshops, meeting welcoming artists and discovering the stories of the log drivers that have shaped our imaginations.
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