Take your pick: adrenaline packed or slow and contemplative?
Animal lovers, we have a few ideas to offer you!
Four alpaca farms welcome you year round in the Eastern Townships. On the program, a tour of their installations, a path with interpretive panels and boutiques carrying alpaca products.
You would love to visit these woolly, long-necked animals? You can choose between Domaine des Nobles Alpagas, Alpagas Sutton, Les Alpagas de la Ferme Norli or Wow Freli Alpagas. Check their business hours before leaving home.
If you like to walk with animals, come and visit the Verger Champêtre - gîte et compagnie. You will have the opportunity to walk with an alpaca or a miniature horse. A moment that will warm your heart!
Would you like to ride off into the country on horseback? Three options are available: Centre d’équitation Jacques Robidas, Écurie Les Chevaux du Roy and the Winslow Ranch (open from May to October). Whether you’re a novice or an experienced rider, all three centres offer trail outings adapted to your level. It’s the perfect activity to admire the breathtaking landscapes of our region!
From the end of June to the end of September, Asinerie Les Ânes en culotte donkey farm invites you to get to know their milk producing donkeys for free. In this unique environment, discover the everyday routine and little-known lifestyle of these lovable little creatures. You’ll have access to a picnic area and children can visit with the animals in a mini-farm setting inside the domain. Before you leave, visit their boutique where you’ll find a panoply of products made with donkey milk.
Do you know the Cinézoo of Sainte-Anne-de-la-Rochelle? This Cine-zoological attraction will have you meet lots of animals that you might remember from when they shared the spotlight with famous actors. During your visit, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with exotic animals and learn more about these stars and the lives they’ve led. Visits with reservations only. Places are limited.