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Îles de la Madeleine

An archipelago between sea and sky
  • Red Cliff of Fatima
    Red Cliff of Fatima - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Étang-du-Nord Microbrewery
    Étang-du-Nord Microbrewery - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Havre-aux-Maisons
    Havre-aux-Maisons - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Church of Grande-Entrée
    Church of Grande-Entrée - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Artisans du sable, Sand Economuseum
    Artisans du sable, Sand Economuseum - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord
    Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Buttes pelées, Havre-aux-Maisons
    Buttes pelées, Havre-aux-Maisons - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Vieux Treuil Havre-Aubert
    Vieux Treuil Havre-Aubert - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Artisants du sable, Sand Economuseum
    Artisants du sable, Sand Economuseum - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord
    Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Live to explore
    Live to explore - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Lobster cages
    Lobster cages - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Havre-Aubert Lighthouse
    Havre-Aubert Lighthouse - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Paysage
    Paysage - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Le Fumoir d'Antan - Smoked Herring economuseum
    Le Fumoir d'Antan - Smoked Herring economuseum - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord
    Red Cliff at Étang-du-Nord - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Red cliff at Étang-du-Nord
    Red cliff at Étang-du-Nord - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Fromagerie du Pied-de-Vent, Cheese Factory
    Fromagerie du Pied-de-Vent, Cheese Factory - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Grande-Entrée traditional colored house
    Grande-Entrée traditional colored house - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Red cliff at Havre-aux-Maisons
    Red cliff at Havre-aux-Maisons - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Havre-Aubert
    Havre-Aubert - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Havre-aux-Maisons
    Havre-aux-Maisons - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Acadian Flaf
    Acadian Flaf - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Smoked herring, Fumoir d'Antan
    Smoked herring, Fumoir d'Antan - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • The Site d'Autrefois depicts the Islands of yesteryear
    The Site d'Autrefois depicts the Islands of yesteryear - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Fromagerie du Pied-de-Vent, Cheese Factory
    Fromagerie du Pied-de-Vent, Cheese Factory - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Havre-aux-Maisons
    Havre-aux-Maisons - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Étang-du-Nord Lighthouse
    Étang-du-Nord Lighthouse - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Étang-du-Nord Lighthouse
    Étang-du-Nord Lighthouse - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Over 290 kilometres of honey-coloured sand
    Over 290 kilometres of honey-coloured sand - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Microbrewery
    Microbrewery - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Fishing boats in the port of Grande Entrée
    Fishing boats in the port of Grande Entrée - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Port of Cap-aux-Meules
    Port of Cap-aux-Meules - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Étang-du-Nord
    Étang-du-Nord - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • microbrewery
    microbrewery - Credit: Mathieu Dupuis
  • Cruise boat
    Cruise boat - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, A. Hubert
  • Aerial view of the port of Cap-aux-Meules
    Aerial view of the port of Cap-aux-Meules - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, George Fisher
  • Beach of the Grande-Échouerie
    Beach of the Grande-Échouerie - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, Michel Bonato
  • Lavernière's church
    Lavernière's church - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, P. Saharoff
  • Sandy beach
    Sandy beach - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, George Fisher
  • Aerial view of the Dune du Nord
    Aerial view of the Dune du Nord - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, George Fisher
  • Lobster fishing boats
    Lobster fishing boats - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, P. Saharoff
  • Verrerie La Méduse glassworks
    Verrerie La Méduse glassworks - Credit: Verrerie La Méduse, Michel Papageorges
  • Nature walk, Club vacances Les Îles
    Nature walk, Club vacances Les Îles - Credit: L'Auberge du Club vacances Les Îles
  • Kayak outing in Gros-Cap
    Kayak outing in Gros-Cap - Credit: Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine, Michel Bonato

Presentation

A stop in the Îles de la Madeleine will provide a unique and unforgettable experience thanks to the area's insulated authentic culture and vast natural spaces. The archipelago has a well-preserved natural heritage, extraordinarily beautiful marine landscapes and an exceptional coastline. You will also be greeted with the proverbial welcome of the Îles' warm and genuine inhabitants.

Have a memorable stay in our little paradise!

Visiting the Islands means booking a rendezvous with nature that is both rich and fragile due to its elements, size, origins and evolution. Here you will meet an insular community of Madelinôts whose language boasts an alluring accent that prompts escape and relaxation. The Îles de la Madeleine offer a truly distinctive blend of Acadian, French and English cultures and histories, thereby creating a community that offers a truly unforgettable experience.

Discover and share a lifestyle created over centuries by the omnipresence of marine elements. This presence makes its way into the area's renowned and typical regional cuisine featuring flavours of the sea. In addition, the mild maritime climate means that summer continues right into September. Thanks to its strategic geographic location in the heart of the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, the archipelago is on the Canada-New-England cruise ship route.

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