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Îles de la Madeleine Gourmet

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 gourmet adventure. Stroll along stunning beaches with beautiful red cliffs, meet friendly locals and learn all about the maritime history and culture of this fascinating achipelago 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 les Îles de la Madeleine and drive your way through the experience of discovering parts of the islands one kilometer at a time. The car rental and the 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.

Location:

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

INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Îles de la Madeleine (if air and hotel option is selected)
  • Choice of a 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 night stay at a 3-star hotel
  • 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7-day intermediate car rental, optional
  • À la carte breakfast served at te hotel every morning
  • One table d'hôte meal at Accents Resto Bistro restaurant
  • Tour and tasting at Barbocheux (artisan beverage produceur)
  • Tour and tasting at Fromagerie Pied de Vent
  • Tour and tasting at Fumoir d'Antan
  • Tour and tasting at Centre d'Interprétation des Cultures du Large
  • Earn Aeroplan® points

ITINERARY

Day 1

Welcome to Îles de la Madeleine

Board your flight to the Îles de la Madeleine. Pick-up your car 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 "Gourmet" passport offerts a variety of visits and tastings.

Your stop at Fromagerie au Pied-de-Vent, will make you discover a craft factory of Canadian cow's milk cheese. Several local products are available as well as cooked products made from cheese.

During your visit to Havre-Aux-Maisons' Fumoir d'Atan, you will have the chance to visit the smoker, the only surviving fishing building of the last century. Come and immerse yourself in history. The vintage photos, the artifacts and the shop will make you relive a not so distant time. The guided tour includes a tasting of products.

The Barbocheux is an old word of the islands that comes from "Barbocher" which meant to go have a drink from house to house (go "barbocher"). Made according to an original recipe with top quality ingredients, the island bagosse will charm you.

The company La Moule du Large Inc. has been specializing in mussel and oyster farming for over ten years. Learn more about mariculture from sea to table by visiting the Cultures du Large Interpretation Centre.

Meal(s): 2 Breakfasts, 4 tastings and 1 table d'hôte meal

Day 4

Fly Home

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

Meal(s): Breakfast

ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

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.

LOCATION
HOTEL
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

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily between June 1st and September 27th, 2021

MORE TO KNOW

Exclusions:

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

TRANSPORTATION

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 conditioning 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.