Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Fruits & légumes RG: visit to the farm and open-air market
Hélène Couillard and her husband, Claude Gamache, have been farming the lands of the Gamache farm in L’Islet for more than 30 years. They represent the third generation to grow fruits and vegetables on this land. Today, their son Alexandre supports …
June 17, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Chouinard dairy bar: a tasty heritage
Jean Chouinard is undoubtedly a pioneer. In the 1960s, then a milkman in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli for a long time, he wanted to open a kiosk where people could stop for a glass of milk. He finally proposed something new by purchasing one of the very fir…
June 14, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Boulangerie Sibuet: talented from father to son
Boulangerie Sibuet is known to everyone in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli and well beyond. There is something for everyone, whether it is to enjoy a good meal or to buy a fresh sourdough bread of the day or a decadent dessert.
June 13, 2021
Curious Nature Enjoy nature in Saint-Marcel
Our ambassador Rébecca shares with you her favorites and the well kept secrets of her native village: Saint-Marcel-de-L'Islet.
Ambassadrice - Destination Région L'Islet June 7, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Bistro Ok: taste the flavors of the land and the river
It is not yesterday that Bistro Ok offers a wide choice of excellent dishes to its customers. But since the expansion work carried out in 2015, a stop is needed, because the architecture of the building alone is worth the detour! The magnificent spa…
May 31, 2021
On vacation an hour from home!
Ah ! Saint-Jean-Port-Joli ! Here is a village that lives up to its name! As I am lucky enough to live in the neighbouring MRC, only an hour away, it is not uncommon for me to head to Saint-Jean-Port-Joli for one or two days, simply to get a change o…
Ambassadrice - Destination Région L'Islet April 8, 2021
How to fully enjoy spring
The dazzling, invigorating and energizing spring sun! The art of gently enjoying this moment of transition from the lull of winter to the bright future of summer is a real joy. So take the time to stop for a getaway in our region with friends, lover…
Office du tourisme de la MRC de l'Islet March 24, 2021
Fill up at Saint-Jean-Port-Joli!
Traveling by van, my boyfriend and I have converted our own camper with the idea of exploring the province and our neighbors independently. It is on board our big red car that we try to escape the city as often as possible.
Ambassadrice - Destination Région L'Islet March 8, 2021
Active Nature Cross-country skiing at Trois-Saumons lake
This winter, the confinement and the weather brought me back to a sport I practiced for a long time during my childhood, cross-country skiing, which allowed me to take advantage of an incredible site a few minutes from my home. Just goes to show tha…
Ambassadrice - Destination Région L'Islet February 28, 2021
Discover the trails of Saint-Marcel de L'Islet!
Follow our ambassador, Frédéric Rétif, and his family as they discover the trails of Saint-Marcel during an improvised winter snowshoeing trip!
Ambassadeur - Destination Région L'Islet February 18, 2021
Hikers and fatbikers, here's what you need to know about the trails in Sainte-Louise
It's no longer a secret: there are hiking, skiing, snowshoeing and fatbike trails in Sainte-Louise that are well worth the detour. To get there, if you don't know the area, it can be a bit complicated. So I share with you some useful information.
Ambassadrice - Destination Région L'Islet February 16, 2021
Foody Nature Our terroir at your festive table
As many will not be able to travel to taste the delights of our region during the holiday season, why not bring the specialties of our region and the great talent of our local chefs and producers to your table? It's a great way to encourage our busi…
Office du tourisme de la MRC de l'Islet November 30, 2020
Foody Nature - Curious Nature Saint-Jean-Port-Joli on a whim
Going on a roadtrip to spend the day in St-jean-Port-Joli, that's a great way to start a week!
Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches September 18, 2020
Foody Nature The cream and maple sugar pie from Boulangerie Sibuet: “Succrulente! "
By our fault, we tasted it like 3-4 days after we purchased it. And that was something! I hardly dare imagine coming out of the oven.
Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches August 24, 2020
Curious Nature Musée de la mémoire vivante : the discovery of the intangible heritage of yesterday and today!
Reminding us of our origins or our childhood memories, this is an experience of visiting the Musée de la mémoire vivante, a museum dedicated to the person and which preserves intangible heritage. New for this year, the innovation Tower, features a v…
Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches August 11, 2020
Foody Nature Microbrewery Ras L'Bock
Everything you need to know about Ras L'Bock microbrewery
Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches July 30, 2020
Curious Nature A shopping spree in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli
A perfect way to discover the know-how and culture of Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, which abounds with an impressive number of specialty shops, art galleries and artists' studios. You'll find a host of Quebec creators in crafts, painting, jewellery, stained…
Office du tourisme de la MRC de l'Islet July 20, 2020
Foody Nature Flavours and gourmet discoveries in Région L'Islet
Discover the Gourmet Stops of L'Islet, in this circuit that will take you from the pastures to the gastronomic plate, while following the magnificent Route des Navigateurs.
Office du tourisme de la MRC de l'Islet July 20, 2020
Active Nature Two days in quad in L'Islet
I have always liked machines like quad bikes and snowmobiles. I learned when I was young to take them to my grandparents' chalet. I like the feeling of freedom that it gives us. We ride in nature, we reach places that would otherwise be difficult to…
Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches May 28, 2020