Repentigny is within easy reach of many of Montreal’s attractions. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Galeries Rive Nord and the incredible Arena Saint-Francois. Also worth checking out are the Boucherville Islands National Park and the Charron Island Park.
There are many unique cultural attractions in and around Repentigny. Learn, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums which include Biosphere, McCord Museum and Redpath Museum. Experience established and up-and-coming artists performing live at the Place des Arts, Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier and the Centaur Theatre. Head to the Museum of Contemporary Art and the St. Dizier Gallery, to get your fill of art.
When it’s time escape the city, head to the nearby green spaces. Bring a picnic, pull out your sketch pad, or just enjoy the fresh air at Olympic Park, Jarry Park and Lafontaine Park. Make the most of the native flora and fauna, by visiting the Centre de la Nature in Laval and the Ile-de-la-Visitation Nature Park.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at some of the local sights such as Habitat 67, the Champ de Mars and Victoria Square. These are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. Take the time to visit holy places such as the Christ Church Cathedral, the Notre Dame Basilica and the St. James United Church. Breathe in the atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the religious history of the area.
Work on your drives and putting while on vacation; book a round at the Base de Roc Golf Club in Joliette.
Go to Eaton Centre, Jean-Talon Market and Complexe Desjardins to scratch that shopping itch.
Head to the mountains around Montreal and enjoy the snow-based activities at the Mont Saint-Bruno Ski Resort.
Nearby Saputo Stadium is the perfect place to spend an afternoon enjoying soccer, and to see local heroes, the Montreal Impact, in action. On match days follow the river of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
To make sure you get the most out of Repentigny, consider staying at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Hotel Le Cantlie Suites, the Hotel Omni Mont-Royal and the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.