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20 Epic Road Trips In Quebec For Couples, BFFs, Single People, & Families

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20 Epic Road Trips In Quebec For Couples, BFFs, Single People, & Families

Road trips in Quebec are always something to look forward to whether it be spring or summer! But, the best most epic road trips are sometimes hard to find depending on the people you are going with. 

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So, to help you out I have compiled the most epic list of road trips that will blow your mind! But, this list varies on what type of Montrealer you are right now. So, if you are in a relationship, be sure to check out the couples road trips! Or if you are a family, you can discovery fun things to do with your kids in Quebec. There plenty of activities that EVERYONE can enjoy this spring and summer in Quebec!

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Road Trips In Quebec For Couples 

1. Mont-Tremblant

via @mont.tremblant

Drive: 2 hours

There are multiple activities you can on a weekend trip to Mont Tremblant like hiking, skiing, ect., but I suggest head to the Scandinave Spa Mont-Tremblant with your bae! They offer a superb Spa that is absolutely stunning during the Spring Mont-Tremblant is home to this beautiful spa and many other activities that you can participate in for your luxurious weekend away. This spa offers great baths for only $60 each and for $150 you can get the baths experience and a Scandinavian massage.


2. Chutes De La Chaudiere

via @barbaraproul

Drive: 2 hours

For a two hour road trip from Montreal, bring your special someone to explore the Chutes De La Chaudiere for a wild time! These waterfalls honestly look like they are from another country, so bring your cameras and fool your family by telling them you left Canada.

3. Spa Du Verger

via @martinegignac

Drive: 3 hours

Price: $35-$45 (thermal experience)

50, rue de la Ferme, Baie-Saint-Paul (Quebec) G3Z 0G2

This has to be the spa that we've all been waiting for because it's that damn amazing! Spa Du Verger is part of the Germain Charlevoix Hotels that offer an excellent time to kick back and relax. Not only is this spa HELLA nice, but it is also very affordable! So, if you are in desperate need of a 3 hour getaway from Downtown Montreal, then this relaxing AF spa is the place for you and your BF or GF!


4. Rocher Percé

via @jesshuet

Drive: 10 hours

For a simple and stunning road trip to take with your love, I strongly recommend checking out l’Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé. It’s easy to get to and super cheap! These rocks are Quebec’s trade mark and the area around them contains great activities for you and your BFF to have a great weekend getaway.

5. La Malbaie

via @abbi_penn

Drive: 4 hours

For nature, romance, and luxury all in one, I suggest heading out to La Malbaie in Quebec. This little town is located right near the Camping Des Chutes Fraiser and the peaceful Jardins de Quatre-Vents. They have boutiques, boulangeries, chalets, golf clubs, and beautiful views.

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Road Trips In Quebec For BFFs:

1. Bleu Lavande

via @yuliyuliyuliyuliya

Drive: 1 hour

891, Narrow Road (Road 247), QC

May 13th until May 28th 2017 - Everyday from 10 am to 5 pm

June 3rd until June 22nd 2017 - Everyday from 10 am to 5 pm

You and some of your friends have to visit Blue Lavande in Quebec so that you can enjoy a picnic in a lavender field this spring. It is absolutely stunning and it's a great place to relax, take pictures, and enjoy the nice weather!


2. Morrison’s Quarry

via @rachelupton

Drive: 3 Hours

Morrison’s Quarryis located near the towns of Chelseaand Wakefield, both charming towns located in the Quebec hillside. The quarry is an absolutely gorgeous spot, with crystal blue waters where you can swim, snorkel,bungee jump (Great Canadian Bungee), and scuba dive. It's a great location for a cute weekend getaway with your BFF!

3. Parc National des Grands-Jardins In Charlevoix

via @audreyanet

Drive: 4 hours

Situated in the Charlevoix region, Parc National des Grands-Jardins is absolutely stunning! The views are so impressive that it is a perfect location for some gorgeous pictures. I recommend hiking up the beautiful mountains and enjoying a mountain view picnic with you wild friends this summer. It is truly insane to eat on the edge of a mountain.

4. Iles-de-la-Madeleine

via @naomie.passeportencavale

Drive: 19 hours

Quebec’s Iles-de-la-Madeleine is DROP DEAD GORGEOUS! Several small islands make up this area, so there are numerous amounts of beaches for you to explore! This is truly a spectacular location to spend a beachy summer with some of your friends. I honestly can’t believe that this is located in Quebec.

5. Anticosti Island

via @santuccisam

Drive: 12 hours

Anticosti is a wild island surrounded by huge cliffs and ocean views. They have spectacular canyons that you can kayak through and perfect spots for camping with your wild friends this summer.It’s a national park that is worth the trip too with some of your closest friends.

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Road Trips In Quebec For Single People:

1. Parc de la Gorge

via @shanyrous

Drive: 2 hours

If you head to Coaticook by yourself, then Parc de la Gorge is definitely a site you will want to see! If heights are your thing, then be sure check out this AMAZING suspension bridge! It's great for hiking and enjoying the hopefully sunny weather! Plus, there is a great ice cream shop and much more to do if you need some down time.

2. Balnea Spa

via @charlotte_savoie

Distance: 1 Hour Away

Price:$60 or $40 after 5pm

319 chemin du Lac Gale

For the ultimate private spa experience, be sure to check out Balnea Spa! Enjoy panoramic views of the lake and surrounding nature in their 360 saunas, hot tubs, cold pool and Turkish baths. You can relax in their sweat lodge by ridding your body of all its excess toxins, or take a hike around the lush forests that hold secret magical relaxation spots.


3. Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie

via @dreamrunner16

Drive: 4 hours

This may be a LONG day trip but the 4 hour drive is 514% worth it! Also known as the L’Acropole Des Draveurs, the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie is a beautiful park for hiking in the rocks. It’s hard to believe that this park is located in Quebec and features some of the deepest gorges East of the Rockies. They have gorgeous views and this is great for those broke and wild friends of yours

4. Outaouais Bungee Jumping

via @greatcanadianbungee

Drive: 2.5 hours

For those truly wild and young BFFS, I recommend jumping into outaouais to experience the Great Canadian Bungee! This is absolutely perfect for those adventurous friends who dare to jump. It is about $100 for the first jump and then about $50 for every additional jump that day. So if you loved cliff diving, then you should try bungee jumping next for a bigger thrill!

Great Canadian Bungee

5. Megantic​​​​​​​

via @gabyarseneault

Drive: 2 hours

Located in Megantic National Park, this hiking trail is a long, slow climb that is certainly worth the view. It should take around two hours to complete, but don't let that sound daunting - with the amazing nature scenes this park offers, you'll want to spend all the time you can taking it in.

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Road Trips In Quebec For Families:

1. Shawinigan

via @marie_line121

Drive: 2 Hours

Located on the Saint-Maurice River is Shawinigan's parcs D'ARBRE EN ARBRE which is best known for their superb forest zip-lining. They have amazing views and a great zip-lining course for you and your kids. They have over 100 obstacles that get progressively more intense as you zip-line through the trees. It truly is a perfect weekend getaway for those adventurous families.

2. Le Trou de La Fée

via @sarito_desdeuxbordsdufleuve

Drive: 4 hours

If you want to experience one of the most breathtaking locations in the world, then Quebec’s Parc de la caverne du Trou de la Fée, situated in Quebec’s Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is the place to be. They have a crazy footbridges and much more that includes hiking trails, a Chinese garden, zip lining, and wild cliffs. It is a perfect weekend trip for you young, wild, and restless children!

3. L'Isle Verte

via @kimgi__

Drive: 4 hours

This spot is absolutely breath taking especially if you love islands and ocean views! A lot of people describe this island to be like the Maritimes, but it truly is one of a kind! It has a lighthouses, a bird sanctuary, a separate island connected by ferry to the town, beaches, and much, much more for you and your kids to enjoy.

4. Magog

via @torimariie

Drive: 1 hour

You absolutely must come to the small town of Magog with your family! They are most famous for the Lake Memphremagog where you can see the Québécois Nessie and go to cute boutiques while enjoying fun activities like kayaking!

5. Trois-Pistoles​​​​​​​

via @thaskibum

Drive: 5 hours

Adorable towns filled with boutiques are always great for weekend getaways. But, Trois-Pistoles takes it to a whole other level! They have fabulous beaches and forests that make fore great pictures! And if you are feeling like you want to go on an adventure with your family, then check out Il Aux Basques island just off the shore.

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