Things to see and do - Percé
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Named for the massive rock pierced (percé) by the sea, standing just offshore, this village occupies a magnificent site that inspires artists and poets and attracts visitors from all over the world to the Gaspé peninsula. A tiny, isolated fishing village until the advent of tourism at the turn of the 20C, Percé now boasts some of the peninsula's finest restaurants and tourist facilities.
Tourist attractions Percé : Things to see and do
The coast along Route 132 offers spectacular views. Just before entering Percé, a belvedere provides a good view of Aurore Peak (Pic de l'Aurore). Farther along the road, you are treated to a stunning panoramic view from west to east of the cliffs kn..
Once attached to the mainland, this mammoth rock wall is 438m/1,437ft long and 88m/289ft high. At one time the limestone block may have had up to four archways. One of them crumbled in 1845, leaving a detached slab called the Obelisk. Today only a 30..
In summer the cliffs of this island are home to some 200,000 guests (gulls, puffins, cormorants and small penguins), among which 70,000 gannets. The latter nest in the crevices, cracks and ledges of the cliffs lining the island. A pleasant boat trip ..
261 Route 132 CDN - Perce QC G0C 2L0
This Percé, Quebec hotel is located directly on the beach and is 1 km from downtown. The hotel features an outdoor patio overlooking the ocean, a restaurant and gym. Every guest room at Percé Riotel is equipped with cable TV and a coffee maker. A wo..
247 Route 132 ouest CDN - Perce QC G0C 2L0
Located on the shores of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, this property provides a beautiful view of Perce Rock. The Hotel-hotel Fleur de Lys offers colorful, traditionally furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TV. A refrigerator and a coffee maker are..
911 Rte 132 Ouest Anse-à-Beaufils CDN - Perce QC G0C 1G0
Located on Highway 132 along the Gulf of St-Lawrence, Hôtel-Motel Vagues Vertes is within 5 minutes' walk of the beach. It features rooms with free Wi-Fi. The Hôtel-Motel Vagues Vertes offers individually decorated rooms with large windows. A TV and..