Discover Charlevoix

Charlevoix is an authentic, nature-centered tourist region offering a vast array of activities, accommodations and services to make your stay absolutely unforgettable.

The Tourisme Charlevoix website is a goldmine of information on what to do and see in Charlevoix.

Outdoors
Mont Grand-Fonds

La Malbaie

The perfect mountain!
Mont Grand-Fonds features 335 metres of vertical, one acrobatic snow park, 20 all-category trails and forest clearings where beginners and experts meet. Ah the magical powdered snow! LYNX SLOPES: You wish to go off-trail skiing? On 8 hectares of undergrowth and forest clearings, a new slope will make you discover 4 newly opened forests on the mountain’s North-West face.

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Divertissement
Casino de Charlevoix

La Malbaie

Vivez le divertissement comme nulle part ailleurs

Le Casino de Charlevoix, c’est un monde de découvertes et de plaisir, de jour comme de soir, préparez-vous à vivre de grands moments! Offrez-vous une expérience de jeu exaltante dans un environnement spectaculaire, plus de 700 machines à sous, tables et appareils de jeu électroniques variés vous y attendent.

La Rôtisserie St‑Hubert de Charlevoix, situé à même le Casino, est l’endroit idéal pour vous détendre en partageant une entrée, en sirotant l’un de nos délicieux cocktails ou encore en dégustant un dessert décadent, le tout dans une atmosphère musicale et feutrée. Terminez la soirée en beauté au Bar 21, l’endroit tout indiqué pour voir des DJ, des chansonniers, des groupes musicaux ou des humoristes en spectacle.

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Outdoors
Héli-Charlevoix

The arrival of Héli-Charlevoix in Charlevoix in 2008 opened a world of possibilities to the excursions and spectacular sceneries enthusiasts by making them discover, aboard our helicopter, this magnificent region like nobody had seen it before.

To this day, we have had the chance to fly with more than 10 000 passengers over the enigmatic Charlevoix mountains, the majestic Saint Lawrence river, the picturesque villages and the vast wild territories of Charlevoix! To the pleasure to accompanying thousands of adventurers in unusual and surprising places in Charlevoix!

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Accommodation
Chalets Spa Canada

Mont Grand-Fonds

Located close to Mont Grand-Fonds, Chalets Spa Canada offers 12 eco-chic cabins that sleep from four to 10 people. Authentic cabin feel, soft colours, natural raw materials. A simple overall appearance belies the carefully selected details. Slow down, make human connections, take the time to live with nature and rethink the consumption of things. Discover this peaceful haven that calms the heart and mind. Guests have access to outdoor wooden Finnish hot tubs under the stars, saunas for full-body care, and an immersive experience in the boreal forest through Aboriginal stories and legends to soothe the soul.

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Accommodation
Chutes-Fraser Campground

La Malbaie

In operation since 1962, the Camping des chutes Fraser was the first one to welcome campers in Charlevoix. Visitors unanimously recognize it as an ideal site for relaxation, tranquility due to its principal attraction : the falls that make it a UNIQUE site. 

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Food and tasting
Pains d’Exclamation Bakery

La Malbaie

There’s one word customers say when they open the door to this very special bakery: Wow! The sweet-smelling breads and viennoiseries are a treat, and the baker and owner has mastered the recipe for a friendly atmosphere too!

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Outdoors
Traversée de Charlevoix

Long-distance hiking trek through boreal forest

The Traversée de Charlevoix covers 105 km in the hinterland of Charlevoix. This fabulous experience offers enthusiastic recreationists a real challenge amidst breathtaking panoramas. The trail travels through rugged terrain to fulfill the expectation of intermediate-expert hikers, expert skiers and bikers. Part of Sentier National and Trans-Canada trail, it is possible to do a shorter trek. Lodging is provided in well-equipped chalets and several services are available

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Outdoors
Katabatik

Baie-Saint-Paul / La Malbaie

From Baie-Saint-Paul and La Malbaie, Kabatatik’s base camp offers a number of outdoor recreational activities for all ages : sea kayaking on the Saint Lawrence River, recreational kayaking on the Gouffre River (family activity), paddle-boarding (SUP), canyoning down waterfalls, paragliding (introductory flights), biking and winter kayaking rentals. Corporate and team building activities. The ticket office/gift shop on the Baie-Saint-Paul wharf also sells kites, kayaks and boating equipment.

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Food and tasting
Petrazzini Artisan Pâtissier

Baie-Saint-Paul

Our fundamentals of a good pastry are the nobility of the raw materials and the “right” flavor as well as the pleasure that it provides when it is tasted. A controlled and adapted implementation allows to sublimate the flavor. The powerful taste comes from the generous dosage of noble ingredients.

We pay special attention to reducing the sugar content of our pastries to make them more digestible, lighter and more respectful of the original flavor.
Come visit our website and discover our service points or find our artisanal pastry products..

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Events
Rodéo de Charlevoix

Saint-Aimé-des-Lacs

The Rodéo de Charlevoix is a country-western festival bringing together nearly 300 cowboys and cowgirls from Quebec, Ontario and United States and where thousands of visitors are expected at the site and during the parade in La Malbaie. On the schedule for this 9th edition : parade, rodeo, gymkhana, shows, camping on the site, horse pull, lumberjacks, strong men, exponents.

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Food and tasting
Mousse Café

Baie-Saint-Paul

Ideal for chatting, getting creative and sharing a board game, le Mousse Café also features locally sourced cuisine (grilled cheese, salads, soups and stews) in a family-friendly setting. Come have a bite to eat, play a board game or do some arts and crafts!

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Food and tasting
Miellerie du cratère de Charlevoix

Les Éboulements

Miellerie du cratère de Charlevoix is a family business established in Les Éboulements. Faithful a hospitality that remains deeply rooted in the local community, you are invited to their shop, located in a small, historic barn, to taste honey and its by-products. An outdoor area has been laid out to relax and admire the majestic landscape overlooking the River and surrounding mountains. In this most bucolic of settings, they will surely share their passion for bees and for the region.

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Food and tasting
Microbrasserie Charlevoix

Baie-Saint-Paul

Baie-Saint-Paul is where the acclaimed Dominus Vobiscum and Vache Folle beers are brewed along with several seasonal drafts, available across the region in fine restaurants, inns and grocery stores.
Since 1998, these artisan brewers from Charlevoix have set their imagination free, pleasing the most demanding of specialty beer lovers.
The brewery has its own store showcasing MicroBrasserie Charlevoix beers, as well as a number of promotional goods. An advisor is available on the premises..

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Food and tasting
Laiterie de Charlevoix

Baie-Saint-Paul

Founded in 1948 by Elmina Fortin and Stanislas Labbé, la Laiterie Charlevoix is still owned by the Labbé family. Stanislas and Elmina’s great grandchildren are the fourth generation to work in the company. Dedicated originally to distributing dairy products in Charlevoix and the North Shore, the company adapted well over the years and turned to producing fine cheeses and cheddar. La Laiterie Charlevoix products are distributed throughout Canada.

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Outdoors
Parc national des Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie

Parc national des Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie was named after a series of valleys cut deep into a range of high mountains.The Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie are among the highest rock faces East of the Rockies! Steep slopes, beautiful natural surroundings, and the unusual course of Rivière Malbaie make this an exceptional site. Come and take a voyage into the heart of the Land of Menaud, where time stops but the spectacle goes on and on. This national park has the privilege of being one of the core zones of the Charlevoix Biosphere Reserve.

Photo: Sépaq

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Accommodation
Motel Le Mirage

La Malbaie

You have a choice of 40 spacious rooms, fully-appointed, air-conditioned, with a double bed and a queen-size bed, a private balcony, a romantic suite and two practical and comfortable family apartments. All our rooms have televisions, free high-speed internet access, a small fridge, a complete bathroom with hair dryer, coffee maker, a repertory of activities, virtualconcierge service, as well as the most attentive service provided by our staff who are eager to fulfil all requests so that our visitors’ stay is truly enjoyable. Our establishment caters also to wheel-chair bound travellers.

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Events
Le Festif

Baie-Saint-Paul 

Le Festif! of Baie-Saint-Paul is a vibrant celebration with more than 85 music and circus acts from around the world. Le Festif! is held annually in one of Quebec’s most beautiful cities, Baie-Saint-Paul, only one hour away from Quebec city.

Created nine years ago by a group of dedicated young adults determined to breathe magic into their town, Le Festif! is now considered one of the most beautiful and inspired festivals in the province.

Whether you’re at the Desjardins main stage, the church basement, a bar, the beach pier or the corner store, Le Festif! of Baie-Saint-Paul will captivate you with its magical and unique performances.

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Wellness
Moment Spa Le Manoir Richelieu

La Malbaie On the banks of the St. Lawrence River, Moment Spa Le Manoir Richelieu sends your body into a state of relaxation and well-being. Let yourself be drawn in by the quiet of your surroundings, and awaken your senses with our complete range of high-end massage therapies, spa facials and body care treatments

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Museum
Musée maritime

Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive

Set sail for adventure to the Musée maritime de Charlevoix located in Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive (Québec). The Musée maritime de Charlevoix tells the rich history of the schooners, shipyard and coastal navigation of the Saint Lawrence River.

Your visit will include: five exhibitions, four boats to visit, a quay, sawmill, 4 km of a mountain trail, the ”majestic” park, an adventure trail, plant labyrinth, arboretum, and many other activities. The experience will take you from the forest to the sea! Join us for your ”once in a lifetime” memory.

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