Welcome to the Laurentians, the best place for four-season resort tourism. Where there are wide-open spaces, there is nature, with all its vastness and splendour, forests and shiny lakes. Diverse ecosystems mean a variety of settings for tailor-made experiences based on personal preferences. The Laurentians have a wide range of accommodation types to offer! Whether you choose a holiday resort hotel, a bed and breakfast, a small inn, an outfitter, a treehouse, or even a campsite, there’s one thing you are sure to find everywhere: a warm-hearted experience you won’t forget! See the resort offers.
Fresh air, synonymous with outdoor activities and nature, takes endless forms in this incredible region known for its grandiose scenery. There are almost too many options to count: hiking (on foot, by bike or horseback), kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, a round of golf (why not!), and, for the more daring and thrill-seeking, rafting or ziplining. Whether you pack it with relaxation or big thrills, your adventure starts here in the Laurentians, where the great outdoors makes its name! See the Outdoor and Adventure offers.
A land with awe-inspiring history and wide-open spaces, the Laurentians are a gateway to a magical world filled with opportunities to relax and discover local flavours and culture. Take some personal time, visit a Nordic spa, sample local products, explore the region’s museums... There’s so much fun to be had discovering a culture that never fails to extend a heartfelt welcome! See the Relaxation, Gastronomy and Cultrure offers.
The Chemin du Terroir is a 226-km signposted trail that winds through rural areas in the Laurentians, showcasing everything they have to offer, with discoveries to make at every turn! It’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on fresh products, seek out local flavours, and learn about the know-how of local artisans, all while discovering nearby tourist attractions. Come and discover a world of good food, serenity, culture, heritage, parks, and gardens. Travel the tourist route and meet the passionate promoters of Laurentian flavours!
Also an official tourist route of Quebec, the Route des Belles-Histoires shines a new light on the Laurentians. Under the theme of history, the road showcases the region’s developments in forestry, agriculture, and tourism. The itinerary follows the footsteps of early settlers along Route 117 and the P’tit Train du Nord. Over 60 attractions including train stations, museums, and history tours present the regional and local history along the way. A window into the Laurentians of old and new!
Consult the directory of attractions and events that are members of Événements Attractions Québec