Situated close to the bridge of Laviolette on the south bank of the majestic Saint-Laurent river, Becancour is the gateway to the touristic region of the Centre-du-Québec. The historical, cultural and agro-touristic riches of the RCM of Bécancour lie in its architectural heritage, local activities and events as well as in the warmth of the locals. Take route 132 and the numerous minor picturesque roads that crisscross the Saint-Laurent plain to really appreciate the region.
With over 300km of cycle tracks, cycling is a great way to enjoy the countryside. Stop by the Tourist Office to make the most of free bicycle hire and to plan your stay.
Godefroy Market is installed near the Pont Laviolette. It is increasingly popular and has reached a level of notoriety. This year, customers will discover 32 different exhibitors. In addition, the chief Fred Chappuis of Fredélys, is back with his recipes. At each presentation, the number of 16, he will receive a producer market. We invite you to discover the Godefroy market that is the pride of Bécancour. The Market is open Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 17 pm.