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Ile Bonaventure, Perce

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Bird-watchers and sightseers will love Ile Bonaventure, a small island with North America's largest migratory bird population. The island is the home of a colony of 120,000 northern gannets, making it the best place in the world to see this species in the wild. Take a guided trek through the island for the chance to observe the 200,000 other nested birds of various species. Head to the information center for comprehensive help on what to look out for and things to do on the island. Don't forget to pack your camera to capture the natural marvel of a landscape covered with the birds. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ile Bonaventure by using our Perce trip itinerary builder.
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  • Take the boat around 9:00, you can spend the day if you want a guide you results through trail and wood for 1 h 30 approximately by explaining the flora, fauna and how was formed the Bonaventure Island, then you get to the top of the island and the show is great hundreds and hundreds Gannet are there the noise is of course important. This full earth is on tables for dining and toilet. After you can do around the island or cut through paths, take the boat around 16 / 17 h 00 predict sandwich, drink, tennis or walking shoes. Very good day to pass and after that a beer amber Percé to end this beautiful day.
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  • The ability to see hundreds of thousands of nesting northern gannets is a once in a lifetime experience. Absolutely amazing! Also, the number of grey seals basking on the rocks is not to be missed. Th...  more »
  • The visit of Bonaventure Island by boat is a good idea and worth the cost /. Unfortunately, we did in July at-5 degrees. But despite everything, the view is breathtaking and the view of the birds and mammals of all kinds is very pleasant. We don't stop at the island as such (frigorifies).
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