Grand reopening

After several years of renovation, the Site de la Nouvelle-France reopens its doors for the 2024 summer season. Starting in June, the site will once again be accessible to all groups and travelers eager to discover history and culture. Several additions and improvements have been made to offer an exceptional experience, including 14 new buildings straight out of the American series Barkskins. These remarkable sets and on-site actors will allow visitors to immerse themselves in the world of 17th-century Quebec settlement. What's more, it will also be possible to experience the brand-new giant zip line! Facing the fjord, this zipline allows visitors to explore the magnificent scenery from above. The 900-metre-long soft adventure experience flies over various picturesque areas. A shuttle is also available to take you down to the heart of the village, as well as a restaurant.


The fjord from tree-top

In the heart of the sublime Saguenay Fjord, Parc Aventures Cap Jaseux reinvents adventure in nature with passion. The renewed Fjord en arbre aerial course transports visitors into an unforgettable experience, propelling them above a forest of tall pines through more than 40 aerial points. Whether you're looking to outdo yourself or simply get carried away by the exhilaration, this experience promises unforgettable sensations for all.

The park also boasts five kilometers of newly developed hiking trails, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the fjord. What's more, the brand new three floors reception building boasts modern facilities and a welcoming atmosphere. It offers a full range of services, from equipment rental to boutique, café, and terrace to enjoy the breathtaking views. The renovated Murdock Pavilion, with its kitchenette, convivial communal area, sanitary block, and impressive view of the fjord, promises a comfortable stay.

New accommodations have also been added to Cap Jaseux's extensive range: two universal-access chalets and three pod-style mini chalets, all accommodating up to 6 people.

A new wind on the cape

The new owners of Auberge du Cap au Leste have been quick to introduce several new features for guests of this majestic site.

The most exclusive accommodation unit, the Inuit, is now available to visitors. It's a completely self-contained chalet with an unrivalled view of the Fjord, complete with full kitchen, washer and dryer. It has 2 bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom, 1 downstairs with 1 King bed and 1 upstairs with 2 Double beds, and an outdoor terrace.

As for activities, they've added weekly yoga and massage therapy sessions, yoga retreats, hiking with a naturalist guide and a Helico Romance package.

On the dining front, there's now a Full Board Option for the Summer Package, at a reduced price, including Breakfast + Lunch (on site or takeaway) + 3-course Dinner, as well as Brunch on Sundays.

A new look for La Saguenéenne

La Saguenéenne - Hôtel et Centre de congrès has undergone major renovations, mainly to the restaurant, pool and façade. The restaurant has been completely redesigned to become the first Tomahawk grill franchise in the region, offering a unique upscale steakhouse concept, with meat and fish to share and enjoy. The pool area has been renovated and the building's facade brought up to date.


An art room above the bedroom

We are proud to announce the inauguration of the brand-new art gallery at Auberge des 21. The Salle d'Art La Chapelle, located on the restaurant's second floor, offers a unique artistic experience with a breathtaking view of the majestic Fjord. You can relax on authentic church pews inherited from the former Saint-Édouard church in Port-Alfred while enjoying an aperitif, creating an atmosphere conducive to artistic contemplation.


Relaxing in front of the lake

Auberge des Îles enhances its offer. Espace 4S is a veritable haven of relaxation and activity, whatever the weather. Featuring indoor facilities such as a semi-Olympic pool, spa, children's water games, relaxation room, shared workspace, interactive games room, and workout room, it's the ideal place to have fun, work or relax while enjoying a magnificent view of the lac Saint-Jean. A place of inspiration on every visit. Newly added, the 4-season outdoor relaxation area now includes 2 outdoor spas and 1 sauna. All the more reason to make an invigorating stop at this magnificent accommodation.includes 2 outdoor spas and 1 sauna. All the more reason to make an invigorating stop at this magnificent accommodation.

A new podcast

Immerse yourself in a captivating sonic journey to the heart of the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region with this spellbinding podcast. Meet passionate people who push the limits: a guardian of Innu traditions, an intrepid swimmer crossing wild waters, an explorer of the underwater mysteries of the Saguenay Fjord, a virtuoso ice sculptor, and many more. Discover their inspiring stories and thrilling adventures, imbued with passion, authenticity, and connection to the wilderness.


The Heritage Harmony Circuit

Explore the enchanting world of The Heritage Harmony Circuit, where history and spirituality combine to create an immersive experience in the heart of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean. Our mission is to share this unique heritage with the world, offering emotionally rich journeys steeped in spirituality and authenticity. Every step you take with us helps preserve our religious heritage and support our local communities. Join us for an unforgettable adventure, where every visit is a contribution to the construction of our collective history.


Towards regenerative tourism

Contact Nature - Okwari Le Fjord announces the acquisition of electric vehicles for customer transportation and the launch of a new tourism product. The four 100% electric 6-passenger vehicles transport customers on forest activities. Contact Nature calculates its GHG emissions every year, and can confirm that this equipment will reduce Okwari Le Fjord's direct GHG emissions by almost 80% annually.


The Fjord's Marine Shuttles have acquired new engines for their houseboats, substantially reducing GHG emissions. A greener way to discover the immensity of the fjord.

New Maghrebian menu

After a year with cooks from Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria on the restaurant team, Hôtel Le Montagnais has added a menu featuring authentic dishes from their countries to the regular menu. The Maghrebi cooks are very enthusiastic and proud to introduce you to their culinary universe.