Travel is one of the best things about life. You're always your happiest when you've left all of the worries from your everyday life behind and ran away to somewhere beautiful. 

READ ALSO: 16 Spontaneous Day Trips That Are 1, 2, 3, And 4 Hours Away From Montreal (Part 2)

Lucky for us, our own province has some of the most beautiful places in the country, so even if you only have 5 days off there's still so much that you can see! 

Grab your car and make all of these trips a roadtrip for either 5 days, 10 days or an entire month depending on your own schedule! Make the most of the warm weather this summer and finally see some of Quebec's wonders that you never had the opportunity to see before. 


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If You Have 5 Days Off: 

1. Mont-Tremblant 

via @monttremblant


Distance From Montreal: 1 hour 30 mins

Mont-Tremblant is known for it's amazing skiing hills in the winter, which is perfect for a 5 day ski getaway. But Mont-Tremblant also has tons of fun stuff to do in the summer months as well! Enjoy the beach on Lac Tremblant, hike to the top of the ski hills, and have some family-friendly fun at the Aquaclub waterpark. 


2. La Maurice National Park 

via @mattscobel


Distance From Montreal: 2 hours 10 mins 

If you're looking for a camping trip this summer, this is the spot to do it. With a huge lake in the centre of the park, multiple camping sites and tons of hiking trails, you'll have a packed 5 days of activities. 


3. Lac Saint Jean 

via @k_ryane


Distance From Montreal: 5 hours 8 mins 

Lac Saint Jean is the perfect place for a cottage getaway for 5 days this summer. Rent a cozy cottage on Airbnb and escape the craziness of city life for a few days. You can enjoy the sandy beaches, the warm lake water and hiking in the surrounding woods! 


4. Chelsea

via @emmabeesleyy


Distance From Montreal: 2 hours 30 mins 

There's so much to do in this little town just north of Gatineau and Ottawa. Enjoy some relaxation time at the Nordik Spa, spend some time at Meech Lake, or hike Gatineau Park! 


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If You Have 10 Days Off:

1. Quebec City

via @citcatt

Distance From Montreal: 2 hours 55 mins 

Even though Quebec City is super close to Montreal, you can still spend a 10 day trip exploring here. You should definitely visit the famous Chateau Frontenac, walk through the cobble stone streets of Old Quebec, visit the flowing Montmorency Falls, and explore the Citadelle of Quebec! 


2. Tadoussac 

via @pressandcapture


Distance From Montreal: 5 hours 53 mins 

Tadoussac is a great destination if you have 10 days to explore Quebec. Up to 13 species of whales swim through the waters of the St. Lawrence right past Tadoussac. The best time of the year to see this amazing sight is May to October, which is right now! You can take whale watching tours to see them up close and personal. 


3. Gaspé

via @explorecanada


Distance From Montreal: 9 hours 44 mins 

Even though this spot is a little bit of a drive, it's completely worth it. You've got to hike out to Roche Percé, hike the trails in Forillon National Park, and visit the historic 20th century General Store!


4. Coaticook 

via @acoutu


Distance From Montreal: 1 hour 45 mins 

This adorable town is less than 2 hours from Montreal, which is perfect for a 10-day vacation. Enjoy hiking through Parc-de-la-Gorge, visit the Beaulne Museum, bike the stunning roads of The Pioneer Trail, and enjoy some of their famous Coaticook ice cream!


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If You Have A Month Off:

1. Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve

via @eve.dl


Distance From Montreal: 13 hours 12 mins 

This breathtaking national park is something everyone should see at least once in their lives. These limestone structures is really what makes this place unique, but there's so much more to see here. It's an archipelago of 40 islands, which makes it the perfect place to enjoy a month long camping excursion! 


2. Anticosti Island

via @travelwworld


Distance From Montreal: 10 hours 

This amazing island off the coast of Gaspe has so much to offer explorers. Join the Gaspe and Anticosti Island into one trip, or take a month to explore the hiking trails, rent a kayak to see the stunning cliffsides and enjoy fishing and white-tail deer hunting!


3. Les Iles de la Madeleine 

via @mimfau


Distance From Montreal: 19 hours 27 mins 

These unreal islands are located off the coast of Newfoundland, but they below to Quebec. They form a small archipelago and it's perfect for adventurers who want to explore something new. Bring your tents and camp right on the beaches of these beautiful islands!


4. La Malbaie 

via @valeryym_


Distance From Montreal: 4 hours 39 minutes 

This quaint town in Quebec is perfect for a getaway from the city. They have so many great sites such as the Quai Du Point-Au-Pic, the Charlevoix museum, Sable lake, and Manoir Richelieu! 

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