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9 Of The Best Places To Visit In Quebec This Summer

There's never been a better time to explore Quebec.
Staff Writer
9 Of The Best Places To Vacation In Quebec This Summer

With tons of travel restrictions around the world, Montrealers might be wondering about possible vacations in Quebec they can take this summer. If trekking around the rest of Canada doesn't sound too appealing to you, how about taking a trip in your own backyard? Luckily for you, the Quebec tourism industry is thriving right now and Bonjour Québec, the government's own tourism site, has recommended several amazing places for you to explore. 

The best part? Bonjour Québec is currently offering tourism package deals for anyone looking to explore La Belle Province this summer.

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And what a Belle Province it is. There's seemingly no limit to what you can do and explore in Quebec. 

If you're a nature lover, hiking and kayaking through a national park might be your best bet. If you love history and Quebec culture, a visit to Quebec City or the several colonial towns along the way will fill your heart with joy. 

Also known for its excellent food, Quebec foodies can take a journey to some truly breathtaking destinations to enjoy some of the province's finest local cuisine. 

These nine spots are just a sample of what Bonjour Québec recommends. Check out the full repertoire of the province's best places to visit this summer here


A trip to the Bas is a perfect getaway for those who love exploring huge natural vistas and quaint little seaside towns.


Eeyou Istchee Baie-James

This northern region is a vast wilderness teeming with life and possibilities.



Called "the land of gold and the great outdoors" by Bonjour Québec, a vacation to Abitibi-Témiscamingue can be an incredible journey through history and nature.



A trip to the south side of the Saint Lawrence River will take you through historic towns and amazing landscapes.


Îles de la Madeleine

Explore one of Quebec's most unique maritime communities and fall in love with Les Îles.



We all know how much you love whales, so why not go see them in their natural habitat? And seals too!


Quebec City

One of Canada's oldest settlements is also arguably it's most beautiful.



Take a hike (or a kayak) through some of the most spectacular fjords on this side of Norway.



Speaking of Nordic experiences, head down to Minganie and explore the Sept-Îles and its surrounding communities.


Here's to a great summer!

We strongly advise that before you visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, health ministry regulations, security, weather, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment.

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