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Some Round-Trip Flights From Montreal To Vancouver Are Under $270 Right Now

Now THAT'S a deal.

With all of its beautiful mountains and greenery, there is so much to see in Canada. And what better time than now? Especially when Air Transat is offering deals on round-trip flights from Montreal to Vancouver in September.

While we all have tons of love for the 514, a trip to explore another one of our country's biggest cities is never a bad idea.

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Tubing On This Quebec River Is The Ultimate Adventure For Your Summer Bucket List

Totally worth a 3-hour road trip!

About three hours from Montreal — 20 minutes from Quebec City — you can embark on an adventure that must be added to your summer bucket list: exploring the Montmorency River on a double tube. Not only is it a lot of fun, but the setting is also very beautiful.

The outdoor expedition company Panorac, located in Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval, organizes these excursions throughout the summer season.

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You Can Zipline Across The Quebec-Ontario Border This Summer & Soar Over The Ottawa River

It's being called the "world's first interprovincial zipline"!

A new zipline in Quebec allows you to cross the Quebec-Ontario border by gliding over the Ottawa River, marking what has been billed as the world's first interprovincial zipline.

The Interzip Rogers experience starts at its 120-foot launch tower located on the site of the Zibi, a waterfront development that spans both Gatineau and Ottawa, along the two sides of the Portage Bridge.

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This Paradise Resort Is Perfect For Feeling Like You've Travelled Without Leaving Quebec

Sandy beaches, cocktails, spa treatments and boating — just an hour from the city! ☀️

Just one hour away from Montreal, Estérel Resort is the perfect weekend getaway for relaxation and recharging.

Though the resort is in Quebec, you can still sip cocktails on sandy beaches, take a dip in multiple pools and tubs, and enjoy delicious food from three on-site restaurants — all while surrounded by three lakes and the gorgeous nature of the Laurentians.

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This Hidden Lake 1.5 Hours From Montreal Is Ideal When You Need A Break From Humans

It's called Lac J'En-Peux-Plus aka "I can't take it anymore."

After months of confinement, easing back into society may be a lot for you to handle. If you need a break, Lac J'En-Peux-Plus is an idyllic little body of water less than two hours from Montreal — and it lives up to its name, which translates to, "I can't take it anymore" or "I've had it."

Legend has it that Lac J'En-Peux-Plus got its name when a lumberjack, out of breath, wanted to reach this lake and cried out, "J'en peux plus," at least according to the official government website.

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This Waterfront Seafood Restaurant Under 4 Hours From Montreal Feels Like A Trip To Spain

SO worth the road trip!

If you want to feel like you've travelled to Spain, or somewhere in the Mediterranean, where the water is blue and the seafood is fresh, you don't need to hop on a plane. Simply plan a three-and-a-half-hour road trip to Belleville, Ontario, and grab a bite at Boathouse Seafood Restaurant & Waterfront Patio.

The restaurant is located on the Bay of Quinte, on the northern shore of Lake Ontario. The spacious terrasse overlooks Victoria Park Harbour, where many people dock their boats, including sailboats and yachts. The ambiance is very nautical chic — just like you'd expect to find in a trendy port city.

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