17 Insane Travel Destinations In Quebec To Plan For Summer 2017 If You’re Young, Broke, Or Restless - Page 4

A truly magical province.

Travel Destination If You're Restless:

1.  Great Canadian Bungee At Morrison’s Quarry

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Distance: 3 hours away

Morrison’s Quarry is located near the towns of Chelsea and 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!


2. Anticosti Island

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Distance: 12 hours away

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.


3. Balnea Spa

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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, since you are so damn restless, 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. 

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4. île Nue de Mingan - Mingan Archipelago National Park, QC

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Length: 8.3 km (loop around the island) 

Time: 3.5 hours

Hike around the beautiful “barrens” of the île Nue de Mingan! This tundra-style landscape offers fabulous views as you hike your worries away.


5. Iles-de-la-Madeleine

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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.


6. Lusk Caves

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Distance: 3 hours

In Parent Beach, near Lac Phillipe in Quebec, you can explore these scary thrilling caves that are more than 10 km long. Inside the caves, there are natural streams and hidden pathways!


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Emily Draicchio From the core of Montreal, Emily is an upcoming Art History student attending McGill. She has joined the MTL Blog team as one of their creative writers. Her goal is to have an active life while discovering the virtues of Montreal! Join her on her journey with visuals from her Instagram @emdraicchio. She is a self-proclaimed cactus whisperer who loves to talk... and talk... and talk, so it's time to hear her voice!