The days are numbered before the start of the 2021 school year and you are wondering what to do at the end of the week? Put aside the stress and excitement of September and take advantage of the last days of summer to do fun activities with or without the children!
Distillery & Picnic basket
To enjoy a magical romantic moment before the start of the 2021 school year, pick up your 100% local picnic basket at Distillerie B and enjoy it at Marie-Victorin Park ! This taste experience begins on the premises of the distillery. You will have the chance to visit the Distillery B facilities and taste their spirits! Then, you will be given a large basket in which you will find not only gin and tonic water, but also a variety of local products such as cheese, honey, smoked salmon, bread and chocolate! With your free access to Marie-Victorin Park, you can enjoy everything outdoors . A romantic picnic to end the summer gently!
Reconstructed village & guided tour
Just before the start of the 2021 school year, take an educational guided tour with your children at the Interpretation Center of the Droulers-Tsiionhiakwatha archaeological site. The immersive activity presents the way of life of the Iroquois along the St. Lawrence River in the 15th century. As a family, you will have the opportunity to discover the reconstructed village , enter the longhouses and take part in traditional activities . For 1h30, let yourself be guided by an experienced guide who will introduce you to the culture and customs specific to this indigenous people. It's the perfect way for children to get back into the spirit of school and learning!
City tour & Montreal
Have you always wanted to admire the view from the sky? Well, you can make your dream come true with Dorval Aviation by taking a city tour of Montreal aboard a Cessna plane! From Montreal-Trudeau Airport , board an aircraft operated by a professional pilot and fly over the city and its main attractions. The multiple breathtaking views will amaze you. At the end of this emotional 45-minute flight experience, you will even be given a gift !
Thermal Experience & Relaxation
Even if the 2021 school year causes stress for many parents, we must not forget to take care of ourselves and give ourselves a little respite before the new year! Enjoy a thermal experience in nature at the Natur'eau spa in Lanaudière . Nordic baths, Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, fire pit and rest areas await you! Alternate between cold and hot for guaranteed muscle relaxation ! The experience presented by Outgo gives access to the baths and the rental of a bathrobe for one person.
Conscious breathing & Well-being
Have you exhausted all the solutions to manage your anxiety? Léa from Forest Bath would be happy to accompany you on your journey as part of her conscious breathing activity. What is this? It is a form of meditation characterized by breathing exercises aimed at reducing stress, depression, insomnia or anxiety. As part of your 60-minute private online session , you will be able to gently get rid of some physical and emotional pain. As soon as the session is over, you will notice the many benefits on your body and mind. For CEGEP and university students, among others, this is a great way to refocus before the start of the 2021 school year!
Beard shaving & Hot towel
Men have few opportunities to be pampered, but they deserve it just as much! This is why the barber Les Barbares offers beard shaving and ultra-relaxing haircuts in its studios. This is the perfect time to change your mind before the start of the 2021 school year! The blade shave performed by a professional barber with a hot towel is done very gently in an inviting relaxing atmosphere. When you leave, you will also be given two beard oils so that you can maintain everything at home.
Brunch in Quebec & London atmosphere
Before the 2021 school year, enjoy a brunch in Quebec at London Jack. Mom and Dad definitely deserve a few hours of peace together before the madness of homework, transportation and extracurricular activities! For two people, this experience entitles you to two brunch plates of your choice, two coffees, two VIP seats and unlimited bloody Caesars or mimosas ! The jazz atmosphere, the enchanting decor and the music will allow you to spend a festive romantic moment .
Whether you are looking for gourmet, educational or relaxing activities, one of these experiences will give you an unforgettable experience! Which one caught your attention?