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Go sea kayaking in Quebec for $760

vicky vacay deal of the dayTravel Deal for July 11, 2013 

Take part in a one-week adventure to explore caves and tunnels on beautiful Havre-Aubert Island, Quebec. Havre-Aubert is part of Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, 20 kilometres north of Nova Scotia. This package is from Centre nautique de l’Istorlet, an organization that has been running guided sea-kayaking excursions for more than 15 years. Before departure, a guide will provide basic instruction and will accompany you for the duration of the trip.

This opportunity is available until August 24, 2013 and starts at $760 per person. There are shorter three-hour tours available starting at $50 per person, $40 for a double kayak. Click here for more information.

Package includes:

  • Five days of camping, breakfast and dinner included
  • Local transportation
  • Interpretative guide
  • All sea kayak and camping equipment Names Havre-Aubert Among Canada’s Top Beaches

If the name Havre-Aubert Beach sounds familiar to you it should — featured this beach in its Top 10 Beaches in Canada list. Scoring at number seven, Havre-Aubert Beach has an abundance of beauty, as well as several activities the whole family will enjoy. Interesting Facts: Catch a plane, take a cruise from Montreal or the daily ferry from Souris, PEI. This beach features 12 golden kilometres of beautiful sandy beach, with a view of Entry Island from Bout du Banc Point. A great place to disappear and be creative — no wonder you’ll find so many artists, especially sand artists, flocking to this community. In August, the water temperature will top 20 Celsius degrees (68 Fahrenheit).

Why This Beach Rocks: One big reason — one of the world’s best sandcastle contests, the Concours de Châteaux de Sable (August 9-11, 2013).”

To see the entire list of Top 10 Beaches in Canada, click here.

To book with Centre nautique de l’Istorlet: Click here, or call 1-888-937-8166 or email

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