Croisières Lachance
Lieu historique national de la Grosse-Île-et-le-Mémorial-des-Irlandais

Grosse-Île by bike or on foot


This package includes :

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Come aboard and bring your bike: you will be able to visit the island at your own pace! Go to each station, by bicycle and on foot, to discover the quarantine site must-see features, its history, as well as the landscapes and natural environment of Grosse Île.

Along the way, you will also meet Parks Canada characters and guides who will tell you all about the fabulous history of this quarantine station, which welcomed tens of thousands of immigrants between 1832 and 1947.

  • Duration of cruise is about 5h30
  • Be transported into the past by an audio tour;
  • Visit the island must-see sites;
  • Search for the names of your ancestors on the memorial;
  • Enjoy a guided cruise by the Captains Lachance.

Additionnal information

  • Departure from Berthier-sur-Mer at 9h30 AM and 12:00 PM
  • Boarding will take place 30 minutes before your departure
  • Our lunch box (optional) is available on site or for preorder at $24.99. Taxes not included. A lunch box comes with a reusable insulated bag

Audio Tour

A map of the route is available on the Parcs Canada mobile app, we recommend you download it before your visit.


The course is a 4.5 km round trip, and the road is gravel. You must bring your own bike and a helmet is recommended.

  • Please note that there are no electric bike charging stations on the island.


From 22 June to 13 October 2024

Participating Companies

From $79.99

per adult, optional products and taxes not included

Book by phone: 1-866-856-6668