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Address: | Quai municipal, Sainte Agathe des Monts, Quebec J8C 3A3, Canada
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In that enchanting also picturesque surroundings, let yourself be rocked on...

In that enchanting also picturesque surroundings, let yourself be rocked on the magnificent Lac des Sables.Once on board, relax and enjoy the 12 km course on the water. Our captains, seconds by dynamic staff, you will discover an area famous for its historic residences and its enchanting landscape.

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Stunning Autumn Scenery -Old Boat

Even though it poured with rain most of the trip,we managed to get some stunning photos of the autumn colours ,the cute boat sheds and some of the wealthy houses.About fifty... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
Iona B
Sydney, Australia

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Sydney, Australia
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197 reviews
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Even though it poured with rain most of the trip,we managed to get some stunning photos of the autumn colours ,the cute boat sheds and some of the wealthy houses.About fifty minutes,the pilot had the little stove going and narrated some of the journey.

Thank Iona B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Looking for a great healthy activity to do...you must visit Ste-Agathe simply because its a beautiful village. At the beginning of Autumn we went on a road trip in the Laurentians and we ended up at Lac Des Sables, one of the gorgeous big lakes up North. This place is a must for anyone who needs fresh air and a... More 

1 Thank janet4jones
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

& yes we did it! Superb panoramic Fall colour scheme all round the lake, this was first quarter of October but of course depending on weather, as early cold & rain could make a difference to the Fall. Such lovely trip on the lake & we were able to see many beautiful (perhaps summer) houses of the famous, dating back... More 

Thank ParsonRussell
Montreal, Canada
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55 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Nice relaxing 12 klm ride on lac des sable, 50 minutes long, interesting tour guide, discount for 65 yrs and older, starts and finishes in ste agathe, beer and wine sold on board.. Fun

Thank 283rubinf
Montreal, Canada
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I've been living in the Laurentians all my life but never went on Croisière Alouette's 50 minutes boat ride on Lac des Sables. I finally did my mother-in-law and niece and we all enjoyed it. It's not a thrill ride for sure but I enjoyed the slow and relaxing vibe of the boat. The crew gives interesting facts about the... More 

Thank natrick12
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

A lovely, affordable experience - it was easy to enjoy the shoreline from the Alouette (boat). The guide was informative, the water was calm, the sun was out, and the homes (some with historic significance) were memorable. Worth the trip!

Thank Editrix_BC
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Beautiful scenery and calm ride. This is by far the cheapest way to travel on the water with all the nice houses on the shores of this magnificent lake... Thank-you for the captain,the guide who was very funny for this enjoyable cruise.

Thank Nathalie R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Their website indicated that they are open till end of October. I went there in middle of October with my family waited more than one hour and didn't see any boat. The office was closed with nothing specified on it. I tried to call them but nobody answered.

Thank Anthony G
Cincinnati, Ohio
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74 reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2014

We recently enjoyed this tour on Lac de Sables. The autumn colours were FABULOUS and it was great to get up close and be able to photograph the beautiful scenery. The Sunday afternoon we visited both boats were out on the water as the weather was so good. The only watchout was that the commentary was completely in French, although... More 

1 Thank Colin W
Rosemere, Canada
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

A nice activity with family or in couple, is a short cruise which it takes about 50 mins, and you see the nice view, the nice houses that surround the area, the mountains, the lake, the fresh air.. Very nice scenario for those who loves pictures. The price is good. I recommend it

1 Thank Samariamia

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