Ottawa, which is the national capital, is located 280 miles (451 kilometers) southwest of Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois.
See why Charlevoix is so beloved by international and local tourists alike, by taking a road trip to see the treasure-trove of natural and man-made attractions around Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois. Take a trip to the Contemporary Museum of Art and Golf de Baie-Saint-Paul in and around Baie-St-Paul, approximately 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the south of Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois.
Organize some transportation and head to La Malbaie, a major city for the region, situated approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) away from Petite-Riviere-Saint-Francois. The city offers a wide range of tourist attractions, for example Mont Grand-Fonds Ski Lift, Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Riviere-Malbaie National Park and Charlevoix Museum. Gardens of Cap a l'Aigle, Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu Golf Club and Charlevoix Casino are just a sample of the many other interesting visitor attractions on offer here.
If you want to stay indoors, make a beeline for Charlevoix's excellent art galleries and art museums. These are great spots to learn about the region's culture and perhaps find a special souvenir. Spend a day in the sunshine and fresh air and make the most of Charlevoix's many open-air museums and open-air exhibits.
For those who feel it's important to collect valuable insights as well as souvenirs while on vacation, Charlevoix offers plenty of specialist tours, including wildlife spotting tours and guided nature walks. No getaway is really complete without a good dose of down time. Wildlife watching is one way to relax here and cycling is another.
There is no doubt about it, Charlevoix is a spectacularly beautiful place that you will linger in your memories for many years.