The town of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is located just 25 minutes from downtown Montreal, making it the perfect getaway close to home. Throughout the summer, this beautiful village comes alive to entertain visitors and boaters who are passing through. Craft stores, local restaurants, the Promenade du Canal and breathtaking sunsets are just a few of the reasons why you should visit Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue on the next sunny day.

Enjoy a sunny day in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue 

This summer, let yourself be charmed by the heritage village of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, where music, culture and nautical activities are offered to entertain visitors. The summer program is filled with local talents such as musicians, singers, performers and instructors. In addition, among the various attractions in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is the Promenade du Canal and its historic lock, which remains one of the most visited in Canada by boaters. If you are visiting on a Saturday, be sure to stop by the Marché Ste-Anne, a charming outdoor market offering a wide selection of local products. Finally, your day is not complete if you don’t take the time to enjoy a good meal on one of the terraces along the waterfront or a delicious ice cream while walking along the promenade.

Something for everyone

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is a popular summer destination because of its natural environment and its proximity to the city. In fact, while in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, you can admire Quebec’s wildlife at the Zoo Ecomuseum, walk the trails of the Morgan Arboretum and visit the Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal National Historic Site. Moreover, it is on foot or by bicycle that you can fully discover the heritage village. Also, did you know that Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is home to the Montreal Aviation Museum, a non-profit organization unique in Quebec. Paddleboarders will be delighted to know that Paddle Mac offers human-powered watercraft rentals so you can discover Lake Saint-Louis.

The perfect palate-pleasing treat

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The beautiful village of Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue has several local restaurants offering a variety of choices to visitors. In addition, you will be delighted to know that a selection of desserts, coffees and pastries are available. Finally, wine lovers are not forgotten! Take advantage of your visit to discover the only winery on the island of Montreal, Le Souffle de Vie, located in Senneville, only a few minutes from Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue.

Discover the must-see events in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue!

Every year throughout the summer, many different events take place in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue. Among the most anticipated is the river shuttle linking Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue to Notre-Dame-de-l'Île-Perrot. A foodies favourite, the Garlic Festival, will be held on August 26 while Naturellement Sainte-Anne, the largest festive gathering for families, will take place on September 9. Then, to close the summer season, the long-awaited car show will be back on September 16! Check out this summer’s program details.

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