Lake Champlain

A great time for vacationing!

Adapting to all seasons, Lake Champlain never ceases to offer exciting activities. Whether you're looking to rejuvenate at the spa, get out of your comfort zone, try a new water sport or simply go fishing, it's the perfect destination for enjoying all the region's facets in one place.




The Véloroute du lac Champlain starts in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, crosses the fields of Montérégie and ends in the magnificent town of Venise-en-Québec. Verte à perte de vue (Green as far as the eye can see) is a magnificent 53-kilometre loop that winds its way through the countryside, finishing in style on the shores of Lake Champlain. 

Every year, the Lake Champlain Cycling Circuit (CCLACC) brings back that feeling of freedom for dozens of cyclists who can't wait to ride!

Venise-en-Québec's 40 cycling tours are the perfect opportunity to discover new horizons. Whether you choose to ride along the shores of Lake Champlain, head for Brome-Missisquoi in the Eastern Townships, or discover the islands of Lake Champlain in Vermont,the choice is vast and the adventures numerous.


With a stunning calendar of events, Venice-in-Quebec invites you to enjoy life and live to the rhythms of the seasons and shows. 

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Around the lake, the town of Venise-en-Québec, renowned as a vacation resort, offers all the amenities for an overnight stay or more, from luxury hotels to charming inns and sunny B&Bs, not forgetting the many campsites close to the beach. 

Winter on Lake Champlain

In winter, the frozen lake gives way to many winter sports, including skating, snowmobiling, quad biking, ice fishing and even snowboarding. Several kilometers of snow-covered trails plunge you into a magical world, whether on foot or on snowshoes.