The Montérégie region is Québec’s food pantry. Foodies can discover its products all along this delicious route.

Agritourism abounds. Our getaway focuses on wineries, orchards and cider houses featuring top-notch wines and ciders. If you have the kids in tow, why not spoil them with a day at Zoo Parc Safari.

194 km

Tour these wineries and cider houses by car or bicycle if you have more time, but always be careful (no drinking and driving!).

Days
3
Destination
1
Activities
6

Regions

Montérégie
Day 1

Saint-Valentin, Hemmingford

Les Fraises Louis Hébert

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Founded in 1957, Les Fraises Louis Hébert was a U-Pick pioneer in Québec. The family-owned business produces strawberry and blueberry alcohol, including a mistelle called Le Valentin. The operation has also opened a strawberry interpretation centre.

Cidrerie du Minot

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Anyone familiar with Brittany, France knows that it produces excellent ciders. Well, the owners of Cidrerie du Minot hail from that region, which is a good sign! They are very adept at blending Breton tradition with Québec apples.

Day 2

Hemmingford, Franklin

Domaine des Salamandres

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In 2005, this vineyard suffered a spring frost that destroyed half its vines. But the determined and creative owners planted new vines, along with some pear trees. The result: white, red and ice wine, and a delectable pear ice wine.

Les Vergers Ivanhoë Faille

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These orchards are set on a hillside where visitors can admire the scenery as they enjoy a picnic or stroll along the paths. U-pick blueberries and apples available at the end of July. Nearby is the Entre pierre et terre cider house.

Day 3

Havelock, Hemmingford

Petch Orchards

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Renowned for its fresh-pressed apple juice, this orchard also operates a cider house and distillery, producing ice cider. Enjoy the petting zoo and picnic tables, and pick your own apples, pears, plums and pumpkins in season.

Plan your getaway

Customize your trip

Whether you're travelling with family, friends, as a couple or by yourself with your pet, we have a few suggestions for you.

Where to sleep

Find the perfect accommodation for you, whether in town or in nature. A classification program indicates the level of comfort, service and safety.

Festivals and events

We enjoy a good time. Whether it's large cultural or sports events, city celebrations or charming village gatherings, we're always ready to have fun!