The St. Lawrence River and the Saguenay Fjord are the natural habitat of many marine mammals. Over 10 species of whales live in these waters, including the blue whale (the largest marine mammal in the world!), fin and humpback whales, belugas, porpoises, and dolphins. Marine wildlife also includes seals, starfish, and seabirds. On board of a zodiac, in a sea kayak or even on a hike, keep your eyes peeled, the show is always on! In Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean, Côte-Nord, Gaspésie or Bas-Saint-Laurent, the options for marine wildlife watching are plenty. Look for a Quality-Safety certified business to book an excursion that is both respectful and safe, for wildlife and humans alike. On a cruise with an interpretive guide or in a kayak at sunrise, dive into the fascinating world our marine ecosystems.

A prime nature lovers’ destination near Montreal, come discover the Tourisme Monteregie visitor region. A bike touring haven, the Monteregie region counts 1,000 km of cycling paths, with numerous 1- to 4-day cyclotouring circuits that take you out to discover its lovely countryside. Hikers, explore Parc National du Mont Saint-Bruno, a nature reserve with 5 lakes and dozens of kilometres of hiking trails. And while you’re here, discover sea kayaking in Parc National des Îles de Boucherville. With your accredited Aventure Ecotourisme Québec member outfitter, explore all the Montérégie’s best-kept secrets!

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