What to do in this month of January in Saguenay?
It's winter in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean! It's also time to take your time to travel to the local rhythm and enjoy the beautiful snow. Why not enjoy the comforting cuisine here and enjoy the winter pleasures of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean?
Cafés to relax and enjoy
Passion Café - Chicoutimi et Arvida
Both quiet and lively, this café-restaurant will charm you. You will find excellent lattes, daily menus and decadent desserts.
Café Mont-Royal - Chicoutimi
Popular, simple and generous cuisine, with baked beans and homemade pancakes. Come and enjoy delicious menus of the day including the famous tourtière served once a month.
Café Bistro Boutique Léz'art - Petit-Saguenay
A multi-purpose bistro café, starting with a menu of fine pizzas, succulent paninis, gourmet salads and other delicacies decorated with edible flowers to accompany a local beer.
La Maison Banville Café Bistro - Saint-Félicien
The memory of Dr. Banville still lives in this vast heritage house. Enjoy fine market cuisine, paninis, salads, local and homemade products, and delicious espressos.
Bistro D - Chicoutimi
Friendly and warm, Bistro D has 40 seats. The menu with slate varies according to the inspiration of the moment. Savory food is not a coincidence; they are carefully thought out and cooked in front of you, in the open kitchen. Discover the Corsican-inspired artisanal chacurterie!
Restaurant La Cuisine - Chicoutimi
La Cuisine offers authentic and innovative market cuisine. Everything is cooked on site to offer a quality home inspired by the seasons, prioritizing the use of fresh regional products. recognized "Ambassador of flavors" of the Boreal Zone.
What to do on cold days? Visit museums!
Musée du Fjord - musée et centre d'interprétation - La Baie
The Musée du Fjord opens the door to the marine world of the Saguenay Fjord. It is both a laboratory and a place of learning and wonder where history and science coexist.
Musée amérindien de Mashteuiatsh - Musée et centre d’interprétation - Mashteuiastsh
The museum's exhibitions take you through the 6,000-year history of the Pekuakamiulnuatsh. Stroll through this vibrant and vibrant showcase of a thousand-year-old culture
La Pulperie de Chicoutimi - Musée régional du Saguenay—Lac-Saint-Jean
Discover the industrial cathedrals dating back to the last century, home to La Pulperie and its impressive collection of over 26,000 artefacts and works of art. Explore traveling permanent and temporary exhibitions.
Bilodeau ÉCONOMUSÉE du Pelletier-Bottier et de la Taxidermie - Normandin
At BILODEAU Canada, discover the fascinating world of fur and taxidermy through the meeting of artisans at work.
Touverre ÉCONOMUSÉE (soufflage de verre et taillage de la pierre) - La Baie
The sculptor Giuseppe Benedetto popularizes the characteristics of glass and stone. Witness the different stages of making unique and original works!
Les Délices du Lac-Saint-Jean ÉCONOMUSÉE - Albanel
Délices du Lac-Saint-Jean, a family-owned company specializing in the processing of wild blueberries, has the objective of offering products made from this emblematic little fruit from Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean. Come discover their universe!
Where to enjoy winter pleasures?
Recreotourism Management of Mont-Lac-Vert
Mont Lac-Vert stands out for its evening skiing, snow parks and tube slides. Well located in the foothills of the Laurentians, you will be impressed by the panoramic view of the plain of Lake Saint-Jean. The Mont Lac-Vert is: 240 vertical meters, 20 slopes and 8 undergrowth, the highest tube slides in the region Snowshoe trails, Free School Slope at all times!
Dam-en-Terre Resort - Alma
What a great use of the streets of camping in winter! The 1.5-kilometer ice trails are among the most beautiful ice rinks in Quebec. Illuminated in the evening, the ice trails welcome you with family and friends in a magical setting with ambient music. Also find slides, snowshoe trails, fatbike (in collaboration with Equinox Adventure) and equipment rentals.
Le Valinouet - Saint-David-de-Falardeau
The Valinouët ski center offers a multitude of activities and services allowing you to fully enjoy the pleasures offered by the winter season. With family or friends, all will be filled thanks to the proposed activities such as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and sledding!
Équinox Aventure offers several snowmobile or dog sled packages to experience the winter experience in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean in complete freedom with guided and self-guided packages.
What to do to have fun and stay warm?
Escaparium - Saguenay
The goal of the game is simple: you are a prisoner in a room and you must find a way to escape. By solving different puzzles, you will have access to several tools that will allow you to walk in the rooms until the exit.
Mission Évasion - Chicoutimi
Change your mind during these days of changing weather. Live the life-size escape game located in the heart of Chicoutimi! You will live a unique and original adventure where speed, logic and team spirit will be your best allies!