Auberge La Salicorne

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Caves excursion : A unique adventure! Experience the open sea as never before. With a wetsuit, drift and swim to discover the extraordinary caves that have been carved out by the Islands' waves. This activity depends on the weather. Note : you must be in good physical condition and comfortable in the water, 14 years of age and older.

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377, route 199
Grande-Entrée, G4T 7A5
(Quebec, Canada)

Phone : 418 985-2833 #1 Phone : 418 985-2833 #1 Phone : 418 985-2949 Phone : 418 985-2949 Toll Free : 1 888 537-4537 Toll Free : 1 888 537-4537 Fax : 418 985-2226

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  • The Caves excursion

    The Caves excursion

    A unique activity! Wiih a wetsuit, a life jacket and a helmet, discover the surface caves that have been shaped by the oceans waves.

    TYPE OF EXCURSIONS depending on Mother Nature's mood :

    * Exploration excursion : For everyone
    * Sportive excursion : Extreme sport
    * A wave of adventure : With strong winds, for everyone

    Detailed rate
    Taxes not included

    REQUIREMENTS: 14 y/o and older, npt afraid of water.

    EQUIPMENT PROVIDED: Wetsuit, helmet and life jacket

    RESERVATION: Required, by phone with a credit card

    CONFIRMATION: By phone, an hour and a half before the activity

    NEEDED: Bathing suit, beach towel, face sunscreen
    Two excursions per day: 9:30 am and 1:30 pm
    July 1st to early September, upon reservation.

General information

Island Grande-Entrée Island
Nearest Beach Bassin Est Beach
Distance from the beach 0.5 km
We speak Français, English

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Dates and opening hours

  • From May 10, to October 13, 2024

    On reservation

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Please note that all visitors aged 13 and over must pay a fee of $30 before leaving the archipelago for departures between May 1st and October 14th, 2024. Read more