Take a break, think about yourself and connect with nature; not always easy with work and family life! In 2018, more thanone in two Canadians worked 40 hours or more per week throughout the year.
It is therefore essential to rest well when we can and that is why Outgo thinks of you with these 4 ideas in the form of gift packages for a relaxing holiday in nature that will relieve the stress of the daily!
A hike to the Mont du Lac-Des-Cygnes
A hike in the mountains to relax, is it possible? Of course! The Mont du Lac-des-Cygnes , located in the Grands-Jardins National Park, is the ideal forest excursion for the occasional hiker who wants to enjoy the outdoors without exhausting himself physically. The 4.1 kilometre main trail is recognized as being easily accessible to all and offering breathtaking scenery. The Mount is also set up along the trail to make it easier for the whole family to travel.
For those wishing to fully enjoy the beauties of the Charlevoix region, L'Hôtel & SPA, Le Germain de Baie-Saint-Paul will welcome you after your expedition to the Mont du Lac-Des-Cygnes with its packages incredible gifts. Nestled between the river and mountains, the Hotel & Spa is the ideal place to savour local cuisine while letting yourself be charmed by the relaxing and invigorating spa experience.
Gift package at Nordik SPA nature in Chelsea
Relaxation means spa! The Nordik Spa-Nature in Chelsea is THE largest spa in North America. Located in the picturesque village of Old Chelsea, the Relax and Healing Center offers a range of gift packages ranging from thermotherapy to saltwater floating pool and exfoliation room.
In addition to body treatments, enjoy the landscape of the surrounding forest of Gatineau Park while indulging in the various delicacies offered by the house. Tapas, cheeses and chocolates accompanied by a glass of wine will delight you!
Nordik Spa-Nature also offers to build your own gift package by selecting the activities you like a la carte to offer each guest a unique and soothing stay.
A nature getaway in a micro chalet Zoobox
What could be better than a chaletinthemiddle of nature to relax with friends? This is exactly the type of experience offered by Le Vertendre's gift packages and Zoobox micro chalets in the Eastern Townships! Located on the southwest slope of Mount Orford, these 100% energy autonomous lofts offer a unique adventure in the heart of a mature and mesmerizing forest.
In addition to the beauties of the landscape, each micro chalet has an eco-friendly wood-burning stove, a well-equipped kitchen and an outdoor campfire site. Accommodating up to 6 people, the Zooboxes are even equipped with their own indoor climbing wall! Perfect for a stay with family or friends!
Paddle board rental in Mont Tremblant
Very popular in the southern United States, the Stand Up Paddle, also known as SUP, is a sport of watersliding that is gaining to be known and it is now possible to practice it in Quebec thanks to Écho Aloha SUP. Armed with a paddle, sail at your own pace admiring the beauty of Lac Mercier and Mont-Tremblant. Present on 4 magnificent Laurentian lakes, Echo Aloha SUP allows you to discover paddleboarding in Quebec safely. The paddle board is also the perfect gift package to relax while exploring the nooks of the lake with your family.
Yogabitten? Echo Aloha SUP also allows you to practice your favorite discipline on paddle board! Needing no experience, neither in yoga nor in SUP, the company offers lessons for anyone wanting to have fun on the water. Available at the swimming pool of the Cégep de St-Jérome, the Yoga Fitness course on Paddleboard is the ideal sport for anyone wanting to practice SUP in the city all year round.
And you? What are your best ways to relax in nature? Share it with us in comments!