Welcome to Gaspésie!
Given the current situation, before you travel, please be sure to book your accommodations and check with tourism companies to find out how they are operating.
Rest assured that local companies are following the recommended public health guidelines.
As the situation continues to evolve, we will make every effort to keep this website up to date.
We look forward to welcoming you in Gaspésie!
Birdwatching is a fun activity that you can enjoy as of early May all the way until December for some species.
Northern gannets are one of the most spectacular seabird species. Bonaventure Island is home to 120,000 of these birds and is the most accessible and second largest northern gannet colony in the world.
Most popular birdwatching sites:
- Réserve faunique de Matane
- Capucins Bay
- Cap-Chat Estuary
- Parc national de la Gaspésie
- Rivière-à-Claude to Gros-Morne
- Pointe à la Renommée
- Gaspé (York, Dartmouth and Saint-Jean rivers, Sandy Beach and Haldimand beach)
- Forillon National Park
- Seal Cove, Pointe Saint-Pierre and the Malbaie Barachois
- Parc national de l'Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé
- Grande Rivière and its estuary
- Petit Pabos Barachois and Grand Pabos Bay
- Port-Daniel Bay
- Hope Town Marsh
- Banc de Paspébiac
- New Carlisle Point
- Bonaventure Barachois
- Ruisseau Creux
- Saint-Siméon Marsh
- Taylor's Point Park, New Richmond
- Pointe Verte, Maria
- Carleton-sur-Mer Barachois
- Restigouche Estuary
- Matapédia and Les Plateaux