Instantly captivating, the Mingan Archipelago features colossal limestone outcroppings that evoke landscapes from primeval times. Frolicking whales and seals enliven the vast, blue horizon, while over 1,000 islands and islets enchant visitors with their unique flora and seabird colonies. Discover this timeless natural wonder aboard a sea expedition or by exploring the many island nature trails!
Hours of operation
Reception and Interpretation Centre located in Havre-Saint-Pierre
Reception and Interpretation Centre located in and Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan
Reception kiosk located in Baie-Johan-Beetz
Reception kiosk located in Aguanish
Free admission for youth.
Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list
Information and/or reservation: 418-538-3285 or 418-949-2126
Forillon National Park
Forillon is a place where you can paddle with seals, watch passing whales and swim off a magnificent sandy beach all on the same day. You may even see a beaver on a walk through the forest.
Battle of Restigouche National Historic Site
Relive the last naval battle between France and England for possession of American territory at the Battle of Restigouche National Historic Site. As well, discover the remains of the wreck of the Machault which has been under water for over 200 years!
Pointe-au-Père Lighthouse National Historic Site
The Pointe-au-Père navigational aid station, among the most important in Canada, helps us better understand the complexity of the St. Lawrence River and the role played by its lighthouse, one of the tallest in the country.
Saguenay–St-Lawrence Marine Park
Watch whales and learn about the fascinating mammals and their habitat. The Saguenay–St. Lawrence Marine Park is recognized as one of the best places in the world for whale watching.