Sherbrooke, Quebec, QC, Canada is located at the confluence of the Saint-François River and Magog River in Southern Quebec. The region is surrounded by many lakes, rivers and mountains. Sherbrooke is the economic centre of the Estrie Region.
Activities most enjoyed in Sherbrooke and the surrounding areas include golfing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, beachcombing, boating, fishing, mountain biking, cycling, spa, walking, touring, rollerblading, surfing, birdwatching, hiking, picnicking, jet skiing, geocaching and downhill skiing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing park and trail destinations located in Sherbrooke and the surrounding areas includes Mont-Bellevue Park, Lucien-Blanchard Park, Marais Réal-D.-Carbonneau, Jaques Cartier Park, Lac-des-Nations Boardwalk, Riviere Saint Francois Pathway, Trans Canada Trail, Sacred Heart’s Shrine of Beauvoir and Victoria Park.
Some of the most visited sightseeing attractions, art galleries, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Sherbrooke, Quebec include the Parc du Domaine-Howard, Théâtre Granada, Place de Moulins Square, Petit Théâtre de Sherbrooke, Magog River Gorge, Musée de la nature et des sciences de Sherbrooke, Maurice O'Bready University Cultural Centre, Sherbrooke Museum of Fine Arts, Sherbrooke Murals, 1857 St.Mark's Chapel, St.Michel's Cathedral and Basilica and the Érablière Duchesne and Érabilis Sugar Shacks.
Services important to vacation planning in and around the community of Sherbrooke, QC includes accommodations (hotel, motel, inns, vacation homes, cottages, resorts, lodges, bed and breakfast, rental suites, hostels), tours, guides, campgrounds, pubs, restaurants, gas stations, laundromats, gift stores, liquor stores, big box stores, breweries, winery, grocery stores, coffee shops, cell service, internet, banks and transportation services including taxi, bus, car rental, marina, and rail.