After a winter of staying home, I know taking a day trip from Montreal is on most of our minds right now.

But if you don't want to venture too far from your sweats and Netflix, you definitely don't have to go too far.

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There are lots of really fantastic things to see and do just 90 minutes or less from Montreal.

We, Montrealers, know that we aren't just lucky to live in a beautiful city, but we're lucky to live near so much excitement outside of Montreal, too. And what better time to explore all of these amazing places than this summer?

Cabane d'à Côté

Address: 3595, Montée Robillard, Mirabel, QC

Distance From Montreal: 1 hour and 20 minutes

Why You Need To Go: For a picnic experience from one of the top restaurant groups in Montreal.

Au Diable Vert

Address: 169, chemin Staines, Glen Sutton

Distance From Montreal: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Why You Need To Go: This is a great place for all types of outdoor activities, like hiking, biking and rafting, to spend the day, but there's also accommodation if you want to stay the night.

Joie de Lavande

Address: 50, chemin du Mont Echo, Knowlton, QC

Distance From Montreal: 1 hour and 20 minutes

Why You Need To Go: This summer is doubt going to bloom with good times and even better smells.

Strom Nordic Spa

Address: 641, chemin de la Montagne, Mont-Saint-Hilaire, QC

Distance From Montreal: 50 minutes

Why You Need To Go: If you're in desperate need to get out of the city and relax, then head on over to the Strom Nordik Spa in Mont-Saint-Hilaire.


Château Taillefer Lafon

Address: 1500, Montée Champagne, Laval, QC

Distance From Montreal: 45 minutes

Why You Need To Go: You don't need to go far to have a quintessential Quebec winery experience, and one with a castle at that.

Paradis des Fruits 

Address: 519, rue Bruce, Dunham, QC

Distance from Montreal: 1 hour and five minutes

Why You Need To Go: Before you know it, it'll be berry season again and you'll have your pick of lots of orchards, like this one in Dunham.

Parc des Chutes Dorwin

Address: 3102, ave. 1ère, Route 337, Rawdon, QC

Distance From Montreal: 1 hour

Why You Need To Go: Quebecers love chasing waterfalls, and this one is definitely worth the chase.

Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your trip.