Green space galore, air like champagne
Right on Montréal's doorstep, Lanaudière spells outdoor pursuits par excellence! From its southern reaches, where fertile lands line the St. Lawrence, to the vast open spaces and forest-cloaked hills of the north, Lanaudière is a prime destination for hikers, cycle tourists. If sports activities and events abound, so do cultural happenings, like the Festival de Lanaudière -the most prestigious classical music festival in Canada-which brings Joliette and its surrounding churches alive each summer. Lanaudière, one of the first areas to be farmed in Québec, also provides endless opportunity for sampling regional specialties as you roam its country roads. The growing interest for an Authentic Quebec makes the Lanaudière-Mauricie regions one of the most promising destinations in Quebec. Authentic Quebec, for a complete Quebec experience!