FOR ITS UNMATCHED LOCATIONS
Along its 126km, the fjord offers various landscapes: 350m rock walls, forests and shoreline villages.
The forest covers up to 90% of the regional territory, an area twice as big as Switzerland!
The Monts Valin offer a unique scenery: shapes, textures, fall foliage and limitless boreal forest.
20 weeks of snow coverage!
The snow and natural sceneries make believe that we are in a Siberian or Alaskan atmosphere.
The lake is an inland sea, 43km long and 24km large, covering an area of 1 041km2.
During the winter, the ice and snow on this huge area take us right in Arctic, at only 45 minutes away from the City of Saguenay!
Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien
485 hectares of boreal wildlife! A 7km nature trail brings you to a reconstitution of an impressive territory where large North-American mammals are roaming free.
Back in time
Site de la Nouvelle-France
A reconstitution of the 17th Century’s Quebec City on the shores of the Saguenay Fjord, the site includes a Native village, a farm and many other buildings and equipments of the New France era.
Pulperie de Chicoutimi
Former pulp mill built between 1897 and 1957, this complex definitely deserves its title “Industrial cathedral”!
Classified as National Historic Site of Canada, it includes various structures such as mills, electric substation, dams, railways, historical buildings.
City-town created in 135 days in the 1920’s for Alcoa’s workers and bosses, Arvida is now a historical borough of the City of Saguenay and is classified as National Historic Site of Canada.
With its New-England architecture, this is the perfect location for a movie taking place during the first half of the 20th Century!
FOR ITS CULTURAL LIFE AND THE QUALITY OF ITS SERVICES, IN THE MIDDLE OF THE RAW NATURE
Culture is omnipresent in Saguenay: museums, art galleries, music conservatory, specialized school programs in cinema, dance schools, festivals... We have numerous theatres, one of which can welcome 2,300 people.
Considered to be the largest commercial hub in North-East Quebec, Saguenay has a bustling city life... day and night.
Our city has: multiservice Convention Centres, superior and state-of-the-art sports facilities, over 700 four-star hotel rooms, fine cuisine restaurants and a complete range of specialized event suppliers.
All of this surrounded by an exceptionally lush natural environment!List of suppliers
FOR ITS PROFESSIONAL WORKFORCE IN CINEMA
Saguenay has numerous professional filmmakers whose versatility is a very precious tool. Producers shooting in Saguenay can find experienced resources on the spot!
FOR THE EASY ACCESS TO INSTITUTIONAL LOCATIONS
Ask and we’ll open the doors just for you!