This place has something for everyone. First, panorama! The Abbey is on the top of a hill, just in the side of the Memphrémagog lake, one of the most beautiful lakes in Quebec. You can walk around a bit, but within boundaries because the monks don't talk and like to be left in peace. Also, the monks of St-Benoit-du-lac produce a world-renowned blue chees and other very fine cheeses! :)
Another reason why people visit the abbey is for the different masses that they sing in latin. It's really impressive! They sing at 5am,7h30 am, 11am, 5pm, 7 and 9pm.
Also, if you feel the need to rest or seek guidance, the monks will offer hospitality and consultions to those who wish. Women and men liv...Read More