Half Day Activities
Let Croisières AML take you to the whales.
At the confluence of the St. Lawrence River and the Saguenay Fjord, Baie-Ste-Catherine is perched between the cliffs and the sea. Known as one of the world’s most beautiful bays, it is home to several species of whales during the summer. Croisières AML gives you the chance to encounter these astounding marine mammals.
When you choose a whale watching cruise in Charlevoix, make sure you choose the world’s finest observation boat: the Grand Fleuve. For a true adventure, discover the fascinating world of whales up close from a zodiac in perfect safety with AML. Croisières AML in Baie-Ste-Catherine is your best choice for an exciting cruise that truly respects nature! For more information visit our website; www.croisieresaml.com/en/_croisiereproduit.php?idcrois=4&idprod=105
Ski The Slopes of Charlevoix
For all you ski enthusiasts, the perfect way to spend a winter day in Charlevoix is skiing down the slopes of the highest vertical drop in Eastern Canada. Less than 50 miles away from Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu is Le Massif, which offers slopes up to 750 metres high with perpetual views of the St-Lawrence River. If you are looking for something a bit closer, Mont Grand-Fonds is just 20 minutes away from Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu and offers both downhill and cross-country skiing. Discover our special ski packages for more information.
Golf Through The Mountains
Following up on a significant upgrade to the existing course, the Club de Golf Le Manoir Richelieu is now home of 27 world-class holes of golf. While keeping the essence of the original design, the new golf course showcases the natural beauty and aesthetics of the Charlevoix region.
The golf experience starts with an exclusive panoramic trail leading directly to the Clubhouse. While driving your golf cart up on the 1.5 km trail, golfers enjoy the magnificent views that are being offered to them. This unique and uncommon way of accessing the golf course acquaints you with a golf experience that is second to none!
- Tadoussac summer festival. One of the largest musical festivals in the area. Held every summer, it presents new and upcoming talents as well as established names through outdoor and indoor concerts.
- Chant-Eau-Fête of St-Siméon is another musical festival of great quality, with renowned artists and concerts presented throughout the summer. A great evening to plan during your stay in Charlevoix.
- Volkswagen Beetle owners meet at Ile-aux-Coudres every summer for the Bug Out. Whether you’re a Beetle enthusiast or not doesn’t really matter, as everyone is welcome for this event on this small island which is one of the most beautiful spots in the area.
- Charlevoix Triathlon.
(Depending on season. Please check dates with our Concierge.)