Excursions du phare (lighthouse excursions) travels to the western and central sector of the archipelago, where you can easily observe puffins, whales, seals, and the monoliths, magnificent rocks sculpted by erosion. You can also participate in an educational fishing trip for sea urchins. Departures are opposite the Souvenir Archipel Mingan gift shop in Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan. Excursions last 3-5 hours. Reservations are advisable. In operation from early May through mid-October.