Nature and humans. We grew up together.
But took different paths. It’s time to reconnect.
The meteoric Charlevoix effect
The region’s powerful, magnetic attraction began 400 million years ago with an epic meteorite impact that sculpted one of the most beautiful and unique landscapes in Quebec. It also left behind a particular magnetism and energy where visitors stop, breathe and reawaken their senses. A reconnection worth experiencing.Discover Charlevoix
Photo : Ian Roberge
The majestic, flowing energy of the St. Lawrence
The majestic St.Lawrence River runs along the entire Charlevoix region from southwest to northeast. The presence of its calming and powerful energy flows through the towns, and its people, enhancing the already picturesque Charlevoix landscapes.
Photo : Canopée Médias, Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
5 must see viewpoints along Charlevoix’s vast snowmobile network
The vast network of interconnecting snowmobile trails running through the Charlevoix region lets you go full throttle, criss crossing the region in exceptional conditions surrounded by landscapes as diverse as they are stunning.
Photo : André-Olivier Lyra
Alpine skiing views reach new heights
It’s a truly unique experience not only reaching the summit but also descending the slopes of Charlevoix's two renowned ski resorts. Whether you choose Mont Grand-Fonds or Massif de Charlevoix, landscapes adorned in immaculate white will exceed all your skiing and viewpoint expectations.
Photo : Hotel & Spa Le Germain Charlevoix
5 most unique and relaxing spas in Charlevoix
When it comes to recharging your batteries, nowhere is Charlevoix’s special and powerful energy more apparent than in the flowing waters of its unique spas. As a lover of relaxing atmospheres, Michèle Jean, Digital Marketing Project Manager at Tourisme Charlevoix, presents her favorite five spas, all very different in their own way with unique touches that rise to the surface.
Photo : Tourisme Charlevoix
Photo : Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron, Canopée Médias
Photo : Tourisme Charlevoix
Discover your perfect balance
On vacation, we all need a balance of different things. As we’re all unique, so are the ways you can enjoy your break to the fullest. Measure your well-being below and discover a perfectly balanced vacation.
At these discounts, visit on a whim
- 595 mi → New York
- 474 mi → Boston
- 929 km → Toronto
- 568 km → Ottawa
- 387 km → Montréal
Petite-Rivière-Saint-François is populated by eels, sympathetic name which, in the popular folklore, refer to the residents of the municipalitie considered as the entrance to Charlevoix to the West. Along the St. Lawrence, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François is one of the beacons of the region, being the cradle of settling in Charlevoix.Discover Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
Baie-Saint-Paul is to wolves, sympathetic name which, in the popular folklore, refer to the residents of the municipality. Along the St. Lawrence, Baie-Saint-Paul is one of the beacons of the region, ranking among Canada’s cultural capitals.Discover Baie-Saint-Paul
Charlevoix’s Mountain Sector weaves its way on a fertile territory where gourmet delights can be combined with adventure fun. Upon kilometres, we stop to load on goodies along the Flavour Road, we climb our two national parks looking forward to spectacular photos. We enter forests to the greatest pleasure of fishing and snowmobiling enthusiasts. Here all pleasures are allowed including the one of doing nothing.Discover Mountain Sector
Cratère et marées Sector
Between Baie-Saint-Paul and La Malbaie, Les Éboulements and Saint-Irénée are among Charlevoix’s iconic villages. While one overlooks the heights, the other eases its way along the Saint-Lawrence River. From top to bottom, the picturesque charm is omnipresent between the period homes and the post-card scenery. Here a steeple aims for the sky. There, a farm where alpacas are having a great time and everywhere, the beauty of the world!Discover Cratère et marées Sector
The Marsouins’ hospitality – popular name given to Isle-aux-Coudres inhabitants - makes the reputation of this 23-km island in the heart of the Saint-Lawrence River in front of Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive. Kite surfers enjoy its winds and families bike around it while admiring the scenery. Inspired by their ancestors, ship captains or schooner builders, the Marsouins today have the wind in their sails.Discover Isle-aux-Coudres
With more than 2 centuries of history, La Malbaie is considered the cradle of resort vacationing in Canada. It is here that the first white sailed ships with many rich Americans on board arrived looking for beauty and a change of scenery that the region has become famous for. It is also here that an emblematic manor - whose 5 stars shine well beyong the borders – has made a cliff known.Discover La Malbaie
Shaped by its maritime and forest past, Saint-Siméon offers three discovery poles : the village of Saint-Siméon, Baie-des-Rochers and Port-au-Persil.Discover Saint-Siméon
It’s whale and beluga country! Located to the Eastern end of Charlevoix, at the Saguenay Fjord’s mouth, this village welcome every year thousands of cruise passengers looking to explore the Big Blue and salute its inhabitants with the utmost respect.Discover Baie-Sainte-Catherine