Montérégie is a vast extent of territory made up of numerous hills and valleys that spans over 11,000 square kilometres. The region owes its name to the abundant hills that dot its landscape. Conveniently located south of the Island of Montréal, midway between Québec City and Ottawa, Montérégie possesses a rich touristic diversity and is endowed with a unique blend of culture, agriculture and heritage. Bearing witness to its rich historical past and proud of its innovations, Montérégie invites you to discover the riches of its terroir!
Whatever the season, Montérégie offers an unforgettable getaway everyone will enjoy. Sports enthusiasts, campers, culture seekers, nature lovers and food connoisseurs alike will all find something to thrill and excite them during the summer or fall seasons, as will skiers, skaters and snowshoers in winter. From North to South, East to West, Montérégie offers a full array of attractions and fascinating experiences.
Discover the riches of the region’s four distinct sectors: Suroît, South Shore, Richelieu River and Montérégie-East.
Bordered by the St. Lawrence River, with Longueuil as its major metropolis, the South Shore invites you to discover its rich heritage and the historic districts of its small towns. Outdoor enthusiasts will be seduced by the Îles-de-Boucherville and Mont-Saint-Bruno National Parks, and by the beauty of Île Saint-Bernard. If you are looking for an out-of-the-ordinary shopping experience, the South Shore is the place to be with its numerous shopping centres and specialized boutiques, as appealing as they are varied.