Spend a few hour at sea…

Frigid but fertile waters, remarkable biological diversity, seal haulouts, cliffs swarming with marine birds, and joyful little pods of belugas crossing your path! Come to the St. Lawrence with us! We promise wonderful surprises.

  • All our cruises are guided and educational.
  • Come for the smell of the sea, for an up-close look at unspoiled nature, and most of all for discovery!
Seaward bound

Charlevoix spectacular!

Fantastic scenery, historic lighthouses: 4 hours to discover Charlevoix from the sea on board of the boat Le Renard. Guaranteed departures from the Rivière-du-Loup marina except if navigation conditions are unsuitable.
DATES: 18 & 28 August, 1, 2, 13 & 14 September 2020. Departure time varies with tide.
COST: $99 (taxes included)/person (adults and children over 12 years).
RESERVATION REQUIRED: 418-867-1660 or toll free at 1-877-867-1660. [Face mask compulsory during the excursion]

Îles-du-Pot cruise – CANCELED IN 2020

Cruise around Îles du Pot à l’Eau de Vie (without landing). Highly diverse marine birds (before late July), beautiful scenery, fascinating commentary on maritime history (contraband, mariner’s store, and more).

Pot-du-Phare cruise – CANCELED IN 2020

Spend a few hours away from it all in the middle of the St. Lawrence! Discover the flora, fauna, and surprising maritime history of this little archipelago with your guide. Highly diverse, easily observable marine birds (before late July), including short hike, and snack on the lighhouse island.

Further information


The variable tide schedule and problems with sediment dredging in the Rivière-du-Loup marina constrain us to modify the daily departure times for excursions. Check the 2020 schedule to plan your cruise.

Cancellation policy

Once you have confirmed your reservation, you may not cancel it due for instance to inclement weather or rough sea.

General terms

  • Gathering fruit is prohibited, except for immediate consumption.
  • Disturbing the wildlife and fishing are prohibited.
  • Pets are not allowed.
  • Biking is not allowed on Île aux Lièvres. We can store your bike in Rivière-du-Loup during your stay on Île aux Lièvres.
  • Sea kayaking from or around Île aux Lièvres is not allowed.
  • Sea trips
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  • Ile-du-Pot cruise* / 29 May - 4 October (Duration: 1 h 30 min)
  • Pot-du-phare cruise* / 12 June - 22 September (Duration: 3 h)
Taxes extra * Maximum of 12 passengers/boat ** Child: 12 or under