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Îles de la Madeleine Culture and Discovery

Packages of:
4 days | 3 nights
5 days | 4 nights
6 days | 5 nights
7 days | 6 nights
8 days | 7 nights
Explore the unforgettable Îles de la Madeleine on this adventure. Stroll along stunning beaches with beautiful red cliffs, meet friendly locals, and learn all about the maritime history and culture of this fascinating archipelago in the Gulf of Saint-Lawrence. 
If you love the freedom and adventure of the open road, then a Fly & Drive vacation is just what you need. Fly to the Îles de la Madeleine and drive your way through the experience of discovering parts of the islands on kilometer at a time. The car rental and hotel stays are included in the package, along with a bunch of other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun and unforgettable.


  • Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
4  Days | 3  nights


  • Round-trip flights to Îles de la Madeleine (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7-night hotel accommodation
  • 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7-day intermediate car rental, optional
  • À la carte breakfast served at the hotel every morning
  • One table d'hôte meal at the Accents Resto Bistro
  • Entrance to the Musée de la mer (sea museum)
  • Entrance to the Autrefois Site (historical site)
  • Entrance to the Seal Interpretation Centre
  • Earn Aeroplan® points


Day 1

Welcome to Îles de la Madeleine

Board your flight to the Îles de la Madeleine. Pick-up your car rental at the airport and head towards your hotel by the sea. Upon check-in at the hotel, the front desk will provide you with your activity passport. The next few days will be full of discoveries with "Madelinoise" flavours.

Days 2 to 4

Îles de la Madeleine

In addition to a tasty 4-course table d'hôte meal at Château Madelinot's Accents Resto Bistro, your Culture and Discovery passport offers a variety of interestiong visits.

The permanent exhibition of the Musée de la Mer (Museum of the Sea) "Living in the Islands - Living the Islands" offers a foray into the history of the archipelago, through a fascinating journey through time and in all aspects of the culture of these maritime people and islands.

At the Site d'Autrefois, enter the world of Claude Bourgeois, who will share with you his journey as a castaway.

The Seal Interpretive Centre will transport you to the fascinating world os seals. This visit will please young and old alike.

Meal(s): 2 Breakfast and 1 table d'hôte meal

Day 4

Return Flight

Your stay is coming to an end. Drop-off your car rental at the airport and board your flight home.

Meal(s): Breakfast



The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
Château Madelinot(or similar)
Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
Château Madelinot(or similar)
Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
Château Madelinot(or similar)
Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
Château Madelinot(or similar)
Iles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada (YGR)
Château Madelinot(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard room at all hotels during the Fly & Drive trip.
Room occupancy: Maximum 4 persons



Daily between June 1st and September 27th, 2021



  • Meals, unless otherwise mentioned
  • Parking fees
  • Extra insurances with car rental
  • Personal expenses and insurance


Car rentals are booked for the duration of the tour but must be returned no later than 10am on the last day.

Car Rental Inclusions:

4-day intermediate car rental (Toyota Corolla or similar) including:  Unlimited KM, Provincial & Other taxes, Airport Contract Fees and air conditinioning on all vehicles equipped with air conditioning.

Car Rental Exclusions:

GPS (available for $5.00CAD per day or $25.00 per week) and everything not mentionned in the inclusions.

Car rentals are booked for periods of 24 hours, to avoid passengers having to pay for an extra day at destination, it is strongly recommended to take flights times into consideration and ensure that the return flight time is around the same time as the outbound arrival flight time.

Tour may be sold without the car rental, please inquire.

Pricing display

Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.