Savon des Cantons / Gourmet par Nature

Good clean fun when you visit Savon des Cantons, the only Marseille soap manufacturer in North America. Discover our sea buckthorn fields and taste our specialties on our terrace (gelato, sandwiches, jellies, jams, mustard, confits, etc.). Make your own soap in one hour! New: Soap and sea buckthorn interpretation centre in our main building. An educational family activity in nature on one of the most beautiful tourist routes in Quebec. Combine your trip with a visit to the St-Benoit Abbey located 10 minutes away.


  • Tourist signs

Access for people with restricted physical ability

  • Partially accessible


  • Open year-round
  • Detailed schedule  June to September, daily, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. May and October, Thursday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. November to April, Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Video presentation.


  • Entrance  free
  • Detailed rates  Free admission for individuals. Groups formed: $5. Rate includes a demonstration of the making of Marseille soap with olive oil, a visit of the fields and a gourmet surprise.
  • Group rates available