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Near Montreal, Lanaudière offers a plethora of accessible and enticing activities. You’ll get an authentic taste of Quebec with its people, wide-open spaces, and local products. Our history, our culture, and our way of enjoying our landscapes will enchant you.

  • Size: 12,309 km2
  • Main cities: Terrebonne (112,214 inhabitants), Repentigny (83,967 inhabitants), Mascouche (46,884 inhabitants), L’Assomption (21,967 inhabitants), Joliette  (20,379 inhabitants)


For more information: Tourisme Lanaudière

Top 5 regional activities


  • Agriculture, fisheries and food industry: farming of vegetables for storage, nurseries, poultry production
  • The service sector employs most of the region’s workers.
  • Niches of excellence: metal fabricating sector as well as furniture and wood products sector


For more information on the economy: Services Québec


496 086 residents
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Mexico Cégep de St-Félicien
My experience in Quebec was life-defining for me
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