Thanks to its surprising combination of urban excitement and natural serenity, Laval is one of the province's best-kept tourist secrets. It boasts a high concentration of diverse attractions and activities, and its convenient public transit service makes it easy to discover the region, even during a short stay.

Explore nature at the Parc de la Rivière-des-Mille-Îles

Photo credit: André Chevrier

What if we told you that you can visit a natural site with a rich biodiversity, home to over 80 endangered animal and plant species? What if we told you that you can also rent a kayak, a canoe, a rabaska, a paddleboard, or even a rowboat to freely navigate between the islands and indulge in fishing? And all this in one place? Amazing, isn’t it? Well, in Laval, it’s all possible!

Travel to another universe at the Cosmodome

Launch into the cosmos at Canada’s only institution dedicated solely to the extensive dissemination of space sciences. The Cosmodome is also one of only five museums in Canada that house a lunar rock sample. Set against a futuristic backdrop, you’ll have the opportunity to embark on an adventure and tackle the challenges of space exploration through three virtual missions. Afterwards, delve into the solar system mysteries with a visit to the permanent exhibition and enjoy thrilling moments during two immersive 4D experience showings.

Escape thanks to many escape games

In Laval, it is easy to escape even during a short stay. This is even more true when visiting one of the many escape game venues in the region! There is something for everyone: intrigue and mystery with the twisted scenarios of Escaparium, inventive challenges and an outdoor adventure at Immersia in Old Sainte-Rose, and old New York apartments at the Secret Cube. There is definitely a way to escape in Laval, pun intended!

Answer the call of nature at the Centre de la nature

Fifty hectares of green spaces, plus a small farm with horses, pigs, goats, chickens, many bird species, and adorable pets await you at the Centre de la nature. Once the hugs are over, miles of trails lined with colourful flowers beg to be trodden. And the fish will attract all your attention in the centre of the lake, which is navigable by small boats. Will you answer the nature call at Centre de la nature?

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Photo credit: TQ - Jean-François Hamelin