LE CIRCUIT DU PAYSAN -THE EPITOME OF RURAL TRADITIONS
Located in the foothills of the Adirondacks, in the Vallée-du-Haut-Saint-Laurent, the Circuit du Paysan offers hours and kilometers of fun and relaxation, either alone, as a couple, or with your family. The Circuit du Paysan runs along the American border between the Richelieu River and Lake St-Francis. Coming from the south shore of Montreal, the circuit is easily accessible from exit 21 on Highway 15 South in Napierville. It is the first signaled circuit in Quebec, and it is recognized as being among the best gourmet circuits in the province. Several events are held here between May and October. The main highlights are the U-pick berries and apples, the wineries, cider mills, dairies and meat products, the honey and mead, the farm animals and the lavender production.
LE CIRCUIT DU PAYSAN - A BADGE OF QUALITY AND AUTHENTICITY
LE CIRCUIT DU PAYSAN – A BADGE OF QUALITY AND AUTHENTICITY
Each member of the Circuit du Paysan proudly displays the logo at the entrance to their site. The employees and owners of each business are constantly dedicated to ensuring the quality of their welcome and will go out of their way to create a satisfying and unforgettable tourist experience.
Members of the Circuit du Paysan offer working hours to facilitate visitation : open from June 24 to Thanksgiving, the majority of the businesses are open a minimum of three days a week, including the weekends. It is always recommended however, that visitors confirm the schedule prior to arrival, because a few of the businesses are closed on Sunday or early in the week.
Additionally, some of the businesses are seasonal, which means that their open season is limited to the duration of the product or service they offer. Each business will respect the schedule they establish, but only for the duration of their season.
In the off-season, visitors are encouraged to call prior to arrival. There are several businesses that are open all year ; please check their schedules. The businesses who are part of the Circuit du Paysan thank you for respecting their working hours.
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