Camping with the Whales


Enjoy a unique camping experience on the shore of the magnificent St. Lawrence River. Have you ever wanted to hear the whales sing? To get very close to them? A very few places in the world offer the opportunity to observe several species of cetaceans, including the blue whales, the humpback whales and the belugas. Here it’s quite possible! In the heart of a fabulous natural setting, you will camp in a spacious and cozy Canadian tent. You will be provided with all the equipment needed for a hassle free escape. The highlight of your adventure will undoubtedly be the unforgettable sea-kayak excursion you will take part in. You’ll then discover the infinite secrets of this majestic waterway where the gleaming backs of whales break the waves beneath flocks of seabirds in flight.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 Les Bergeronnes

    Les Bergeronnes Upon arrival, installation at your campsite which offers breathtaking views on the surrounding nature.

    - Accommodation: Canadian tent

  • Day 2 Les Bergeronnes

    Les Bergeronnes After a good night’s sleep, you may be awaken by the sound of a whale’s blow. Your adventure starts with some training provided by your experienced guide. Once on the water, you’ll paddle quietly towards a small beach where a healthy lunch will be served. The area is ideal to observe sea mammals, sea birds, sheltered cove as well as waterfalls. (L)

    - Accommodation: Canadian tent

  • Day 3 Les Bergeronnes

    Les Bergeronnes Before leaving the head full of memories, you’ll certainly want to further explore this eco tourism Mecca.

    - Accommodation: Canadian tent


Children under 7 years old unaccompanied are not accepted  

Period & budget

When to travel?

The best period for travelling is during the following months:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Notes

The cost includes:


- Full day guided excursion of sea kayaking
- Camping gear (sleeping bag, pellows, cooking equipment, fireplace and grill etc.)
- 2 nights accommodation to Canadian tent· 1meal (see abbreviations)
- Applicable taxes

The cost does not include:


- Air travel
- Shuttle to the meeting point (OPTIONAL)
- Personal expenses
- Drinks (excluding coffee and tea with meals included)
- Car rental (see www.iglobe-trotter.com)
- Tips for guide

Practical info

Sarah

My local agent
Sarah

  • Specialist in Canada and USA
  • Holder of a tourism licence
  • An adventurer at heart
  • Fascinated by local culture and people
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Destination
Quebec
Activity
Family Nature - Adventure Short trips and extensions Summer
Duration
3 days
Code
AV-08
Price
From C$250
Level
1/5
Comfort
2/5

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