Attractions and activities
Are you one of those people who cancel their plans when the weather looks iffy? Think again! No matter whether it’s sunny or rainy, in the Eastern Townships there are umpteen things to keep you occupied.
So you think museums are boring? Well, think again! Today’s museums are a far cry from yesteryear and they offer all kinds of exhibitions, activities and events. Here are nine regional museums that will hold your interest. And no, we’re not kidding!
Looking for a peaceful oasis where you can pamper yourself and forget your worldly cares? Look no further. A trip to the Townships will transport you into an entirely different universe!
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Difficult to choose among all the activities available in the Eastern Townships? To help you choose, you'll find the must-see activities in the Quebec Eastern Townships.
For an exceptional getaway in a beautiful winter wonderland, on snowshoes, hiking or cross-country skis, nothing compares to the Eastern Townships region!
Discover the countryside through visiting a donkey farm, fishing, enjoying the beach; experiencing an adventure among the treetops (canopy walking or pedalling a VéloVolant); learning about nature and science or gold mining; immersing yourself in a world of legends at Foresta Lumina.
Our food producers are so innovative, they have been dubbed Créateurs de saveurs. Their produce, available at farmers’ markets, is grown right here in the Townships.
Absorb the therapeutic effects of nature at 4 national parks and numerous outdoor centres. Get close up and personal with the Townships’ by hiking or biking … in the mountains, forests or along the shores of a lake.
To enjoy your favorite sport in winter, join the snow bike enthusiasts (Fatbike), a pleasant way to enjoy the cold season.
Our premium local products : cheese, chocolate, ice cider and wine. For a stunning collection of artwork - La Boutique des métiers d’art de l’Estrie in the city of Sherbrooke.
Our artistic, eclectic culture reflects that and is evident in the exhibits at our museums and art galleries. The Townships Trail documents the region’s history.
Body lotion, lip balm, bath salts…Any one of those beauty products make the ideal gift to tuck into a Christmas stocking… or maybe just to keep for yourself! A number of local companies make excellent products. The following is a sampling.
The Townships turns into a magical playground enveloped in a blanket of snow – elongated skating rinks, tubing, snowshoeing and cross country skiing. Then there are our ski centres and four national parks...
Whether you prefer a Huttopia tent, a traditional tent (primitive or full-service camping), or a recreational vehicle, there are over 40 campgrounds to choose from.
A gourmet experience, courtesy of the aromatic, flavorful dishes created by our Chefs créateurs. What better way to enjoy a meal than by pairing it with one of the wines from the Townships – Quebec’s premier viticultural area.