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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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  • boat trip through the Percé rock, its seals and his guillemots and continuing until the island where thousands of gannets - nest long and hard way to go to get to the top of the cliff but what pictures!
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  • The tour of the island by boat and especially the tour of the island with its gorgeous Gannet colony is a must not to be missed.
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  • Bonaventure Island, on Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula, is a national park & home to the largest gannet colony in North America and the second largest in the world. The gannet is a magnificent sea bird, havi...  more »