Awards & Honorary Mentions

Welcoming visitors with a world renowned reputation

Since 2009, the Saguenay port of call and Promotion Saguenay have proven themselves across many levels for their high-quality welcome. Many honorary mentions and rewards were awarded on the provincial, national and international levels

Saguenay - Awards
Year Award

2016

Saguenay won the “Best Port Welcome” award at the 2015 Cruise Insight Awards.

2014

Saguenay won the “Best Port Welcome” award at the 2013 Cruise Insight Awards

2013

Saguenay won the “Best Port Welcome” award at the 2012 Cruise Insight Awards.

2013

Saguenay is awarded with the silver Azimut award, for their initiative, creativity and innovation in regard to tourist reception in Québec for its fabulous welcome at the international cruise wharf.

2010

Saguenay was named “Cultural Capital of Canada” by Heritage Canada.

2009

Awarded “Best Port Welcome” by Dream World Cruise Destinations Magazine

2009

National silver prize winner at the Grands Prix du Tourisme Québécois (Québec tourism awards) in the “Tourist Services” category.

2008

The Saguenay Fjord is classified among the greatest must-see attractions in the world by the Michelin Guide, alongside the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the pyramids in Egypt.

2007

National gold prize winner at the Grands Prix du Tourisme Québécois (Québec tourism awards) in the “Tourist Services” category.