3 road trip ideas in the Outaouais region

August 25 2014

Although summer is slowly coming to an end, there are still warm days ahead to enjoy. Here are 3 ideas of activity that are ideal for a road trip in the east part of the Outaouais region.

Discover over 1,500 flowers

This weekend is your last chance to contemplate the magnificent Jardins d’Emmarocalles. Learn more about daylilies during a quick stop at the interpretation center and discover vegetables from the 18th Century in the demonstration garden.

Meet our regional artists

From August 30 to September 1st, during the annual Créateurs de la Petite-Nation studio tour, you can visit a dozen professional artists in their workshops and boutiques, all located within 15 minutes of each other. Discover beautiful creative works in a wide range of media, from painting, photography and sculpture to jewellery and ceramics.

Get off the road

The Outaouais region is home to Canada’s only Land Rover Experience Driving School, located at Kenauk Nature and open to drivers of all skill levels. Take a few hours to tackle a challenging series of obstacles that are sure to get your adrenalin pumping! And don’t forget your driver’s licence!


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