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Top 5 Weekend Getaways 1 Hour From Montreal

Fun to be had not far away.
Top 5 Weekend Getaways 1 Hour From Montreal

Are you looking for a road trip but you don't feel like wasting half the weekend driving?

Well, what you need is a quick getaway instead. 

Luckily, there's a lot of great places you can drive to near Montreal, and you can reach them in less than a couple of hours.

You probably won't even need to make a pit-stop.

Photo cred - highfallsparkcampground

1. High Falls Park Campground

1.5 hours

This place has everything!

Click here for more info

2. Giant Corn Maze

1.5 hours

Ever wanted to recreate that final scene from The Shining minus the while murder thing? Well we may not have a hedge maze nearby, but we do have 2 awesome giant corn mazes!

Click here for more info.

Photo cred - tripadvisor

3. The Wine Route

1.3 hours

Come one, do I really need to convince you to check this activity out? You can tour The Wine Route and you can also visit Quebec’s two oldest established vineyards.

Click here for more info.

4. The Cheese Tour

30 minutes

What's the point of a wine tour without cheese? The beauty is that no matter where you are, you're next to a cheese maker. There are over 100 in the area so you might need more than a weekend to get to all of them.

Click here for more info.

5. Quebec's Lavender Fields

1.6 hours

Not only is this place gorgeous, it offers a ton of activities from June to September. There's wine tasting, massage therapy, yoga retreats, food festivals, art, cruises, music and even family weekends

Click here for more info.

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