Watch whales and learn about the fascinating mammals and their habitat. The Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park is recognized as one of the best places in the world for whale watching.

Parks Canada Centres along the Saguenay–St. Lawrence Marine Park

Featured things to do

Hours of operation

The Marine Park is a protected marine area accessible year round when navigation is possible or when ice conditions permit.

Parks Canada Centres
From June 17 to October 9, 2023
Detailed schedule


Access to the marine park is free.
Fees apply at Parks Canada centres.
Detailed fees list 

Contact us

Telephone: 418-235-4703

Sites nearby

  • Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve

    The first word that springs to mind at the mention of the Mingan Archipelago is “remote”. Far from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Mother Nature enchants with limestone sculptures, prolific marine and bird life, and the seductive sound of the sea.

  • Forillon National Park

    Forillon is a place where you can paddle with seals, watch passing whales and swim off a magnificent sandy beach all on the same day. You may even see a beaver on a walk through the forest.

  • Pointe-au-Père Lighthouse National Historic Site

    The Pointe-au-Père navigational aid station, among the most important in Canada, helps us better understand the complexity of the St. Lawrence River and the role played by its lighthouse, one of the tallest in the country.