Welcome to this green land where a lake and a river are constantly fighting over which one has contributed the region’s fame. The splendour of Lake Saint-Jean reigns over the region, and is, by the way, the largest inhabited lake of the province. The Saguenay Fjord astonishes by the untamed beauty of its cliffs and forests that overlook the water rushing down below.
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If you wish to extend your stay in the region, you can rent a room in a hotel, an inn, a bed & breakfast or rent a campground site. Whichever you choose, people will welcome you here with open arms. Welcome in our region!
The Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean Travel guide allows you to find all the tourism information concerning the activities, attractions, events as well as accommodation in the region. You will find information concerning tourism in the Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean region, as well as water and sports activities, parks, museums and cultural attractions.
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