The Centre-du-Québec and the Mauricie region are filled with tourist attractions to satisfy everyone. In all seasons, you will discover a wide range of activities for all age groups.
Come and discover the walking trails at the Parc Écologique Godefroy!
Bécancour is noted for the variety of its attractions, the passion of its craftspeople and its outdoor activities set in a landscape bordering the fleuve Saint-Laurent (St.-Lawrence River) and its tributaries.
The Carpe Diem soap-making shop offers a range of hand-made body care products made according to a cold process method using vegetable oils. On site, you will discover a soap-making museum, workshop and gift shop. Carpe Diem... Seize the day, live for the moment...
Live a unique guided tour for individuals or families in 3 steps : Goat barn, information pavillon and l'Angélaine Boutique.
A zoo? An aquarium? No! A unique interpretation centre offering a direct contact with nature and its living species. Come see, touch and feel the biodiversity! With family, friends or as a group, everyone is welcome!
Built during the New France era, Moulin Michel is one of the rare flour mills that has maintained its original vocation. Watch as hydraulic mechanisms produce stone-ground flour from grain as in the days of our ancestors.
A public market in a country-style atmosphere brimming with fresh produce and processed products from the region and surrounding area. Open every Saturday from May 12th and every Saturday and Sunday from Juin 17th to October 17th 2012.
What makes L'Ancêtre Cheese Factory products so popular throughout Canana? You can truly savour the authentic flavour and enjoy the nutitional benefits in every bit! Drop by to discover a wonderful selection of organic cheeses made from raw (unpasteurized) and pasteurized milk, and let’s not forget their famous Cheddar Cheese Curds made fresh daily.
Located in the Amerindian community of Wôlinak, this studio/gift shop features a wide range of Abenaki arts and craft items as well as original creations.
Horseback Riding... Enjoy one of their unique activity as "city slicker" game or be a cowboy for a few hours excursion!
Live the Indiana Jones experiance for a day! From 8 years old until the end of time.
In Nicolet-Yamaska area, enjoy cultural visits... Take a breath of fresh air... Escape to a lovely rural decor either by bicycle or mototcycle... Taste our agricultural traditions...
Unique in North America, this museum invites you to travel through the fascinating world of the history and rites of religion.
The Galerie-Boutique Manu Factum is grouping together some 50 artists from various disciplines, created by and for artists to make their creations available to the public.
Dating back to the early 19th century, this magnificent home set in a rural landscape is the birthplace of artist-engraver Rodolphe Duguay, recognized in the art world as on of the masters of engraving in Canada during the first half of the 20th century.
Two wooden footbridges erected on pylons cross wooded areas and swamps featuring a very diverse wildlife and leading to the shores of Lake Saint-Pierre. Observation sites and a sight tower are built into the walkways. * The little wooden footbridge is closed until further notice.
The road to the Centre-du-Québec region is beautiful and there are many reasons to stop! Whichever route you take, you'll discover a genuine and amazing tourist region where tradition and terroir go hand-in-hand.
Collecting antiques is your passion? You are searching for beautiful antique furniture? Discover treasures in our region, named "antiques' capital".
Set in an idyllic location, the Village québécois d'antan recreates life in Québec in the 19th century. Its inhabitants introduce visitors to their way of life and customs, music and dancing.
The Mauricie region, located half-way between Montreal and Quebec City, is distinguished by the beauty of its landscapes, the dynamic nature of its economic base and the warm welcome of the local Mauricie folks.
La Cité de l'énergie of Shawinigan is a major tourist attraction in Quebec. Located in the Mauricie, this site will make you live an exciting adventure with its exhibitions and night show!
With its urban charm and cultural character, Trois-Rivières is a remarkable mix of curiosities... Simply a few minutes away.
The Musée québécois de culture populaire proposes six daring and unconventional exhibitions to entertain you… in a uniquely Québécois fashion. Adjacent to the Museum, the Old Prison of Trois-Rivières, classified a historic monument, offers an unforgettable visit-experience behind bars.
BORÉALIS shows the human face of the paper industry: an exclusive encounter between man and machine through interactive exhibitions. Lets learn about the adventure-filled history of paper!
Recreation center jam-packed with activites all year round : beach, swimming in the St.Mauricie river, children's playgrounds, tube slidding, cross-country skiing, 4.5 km ice skating nature trail and much more!