Situated amidst an absolutely stunning seascape vista which provides visitors with an array of impressive views, Souris serves as the economic hub of Eastern Kings County. Heavily dependant on both land and sea which aids in preserving the rich farming and fishing traditions of the region, Souris residents maintain a very comfortable rural lifestyle that serves to enhance the community’s charm. The Basin Head Fisheries Museum gives visitors a glimpse into the regions history while the neighboring white sand beach is one of the province`s finest. As well, numerous retail stores, restaurants and public services are available in town while a ferry service offers transportation to Les Iles-de-la-Madeleine.
Souris is part of the Points East Coastal Drive Touring Region.