La SalicorneÎles de la madeleine, Québec

The Islands and the Madelinots
The folks from here
Lauréat Déraspe
« I invite you to my Shed to show you how to make a lobster trap. I await your arrival to tell you of my fishing tales! »

How to get here

La Salicorne is located on the top of a hill, offering you a panoramical view of the ocean, the bay and the village of Grande-Entrée, the lobster capital of Québec. To obtain more information on the Magdalen Islands visit the web site of Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine : www.toursimeilesdelamadeleine.com

Don't forget to reserve your place on the boat. It is always possible to get here without taking your vehicle, we offer a shuttle service from the wharf at Cap-aux-Meules and the airport at Havre-aux-Maison to La Salicorne Inn. To learn more about our shuttle service
By Road

To arrive to the ferry at Souris, Prince Edward Island :


  •    From Montréal or Québec
        Take highway 20 to Rivière-du-Loup. Rivière-du-Loup to Moncton or New Brunswick, there are 2 ways
         to get to Souris, PEI :

  1. By the Matapédia Valley
Take rute 132 until you arrive to Matapédia. Go over the bridge towards New Brunswick and take route  11 Campbellton until you arrive to Bathurst, take route 8 until you arrive to Miramichi and then route 11, then take the route 15 until you arrive to Shediac (Campbellton to Shediac : 286 km).

2.    By Edmundston
Take route 185 (Québec), then take highway 2 (New Brunswick) until you arrive to Edmundston, then Moncton. Then take highway 15 until you arrive to Shediac (Edmonston to Shediac : 502 km).

  •     From Shediac
         Go to Cape Tourmentine by taking route 15 and then route 16 to then cross the Confederation bridge
         as far as Borden. There is a fee to cross. The rate varies to the type of vehicle and is payable the
         moment you leave the Island (In 2008, $41.50 was the price for an automobile).

  •    From Borden
        Take route 1 as far as Charlottetown and then take route 2 east until you arrive to Souris (Borden to
        Souris : 137 km)

By Ferry

Groupe C.T.M.A

Telephone : (418) 986 - 3278
Toll-free : 1 (888) 986 -3278
www.ctma.ca

The Madeleine
The ferry between Souris and Cap-aux-Meules, Madalen Islands.
Duration : 5 hours

The Vacancier
Ferry-cruise between Montréal, Chandler and the Magdalen Islands.
Duration : From 1 to 2 days
Airline Companies

Air Canada Jazz

Toll-free : 1 (888)247 - 2262
Web site : www.aircanada.ca

Pascan Air

Toll-free : 1 (888) 313 - 8777
Web site : www.pascan.com
Once on the Islands
Take route 199 east until you arrive to the village of Grande-Entrée. The Inn is situated across from the church and the elementary school.

Distance between the wharf of Cap-aux-Meules and La Salicorne : 55 km

Distance between Airport of Havre-aux-Maison and La Salicorne : 45 km
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