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History Walking Tour of Old MontrealHistorical Tours

History Walking Tour of Old Montreal

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Visit Montreal’s historic centerpiece on this guided walking tour of Old Montreal. Discover the history, heritage, architecture and culture in this, the oldest area of the city of Montreal, dating back to New France. Choose between a shorter tour around either the east or west sides of Old Montreal or a longer tour around both. See famous sites such as Notre-Dame Basilica, Place Jacques-Cartier, Bonsecours Market, Montreal City Hall and Champ de Mars, to name a few.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$17.59
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US$17.59
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Winter Charms of Old Montreal + Notre-Dame Basilica - Small Group Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Winter Charms of Old Montreal + Notre-Dame Basilica - Small Group Walking Tour

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Discover the highlights of Old Montreal—and soak up the city’s winter-wonderland ambiance—during this cold-weather tour. Bundle up, meet your guide in the neighborhood, and set off with just a small group for company. You’ll learn all about the area’s history, will spot key landmarks, and will even visit the Notre-Dame Basilica. You’ll also enjoy the city’s snow-covered beauty and will receive insider tips for must-try restaurants and cafes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.28
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US$46.28

Explore Old Montreal - Small Group Walking Tour Cultural Tours

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Explore Old Montreal - Small Group Walking Tour

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If you’re not familiar with Quebec’s past, it can be difficult to fully appreciate the historical and cultural significance of Old Montreal. Gain a deeper understanding of local history and culture, and take the hassle out of finding your way around the labyrinthine cobbled streets on this small-group walking tour. Entrance to Notre-Dame Basilica is included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$33.73
US$37.47
US$3.74 savings
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Old Montreal Walking Tour + Notre-Dame Basilica (Small Group / Winter Edition)Half-day Tours

Old Montreal Walking Tour + Notre-Dame Basilica (Small Group / Winter Edition)

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No visit to Montreal is complete without a wander through Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal), widely considered the best-preserved Old Town in North America. This walking tour takes visitors far from the beaten path and reveals a different side to the historic area, whose highlights include the Old Port and Notre-Dame Cathedral (admission included). Small-group tour limited to 10 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.65
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US$46.65

Montreal City Sightseeing Tour with Live CommentaryHalf-day Tours

Montreal City Sightseeing Tour with Live Commentary

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Experience an overview of Montreal on this guided sightseeing tour of the city. Visit many of Montreal’s top attractions and historical sites like Notre-Dame Basilica, Chinatown, Mount Royal Park, Olympic Stadium, Saint Joseph's Oratory, Old Port, and Old Montreal, to name a few. Hop aboard a comfortable motor coach and get to know the largest city in Quebec province, with live commentary from a professional tour conductor. Montreal hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$45.89
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US$45.89
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Beautiful Interiors: Underground & Above - PRIVATE Walking Tour Half-day Tours

Beautiful Interiors: Underground & Above - PRIVATE Walking Tour

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Private Walk through the labyrinth of the inner city of Montreal: the famous Montreal Underground! A tour without ever going outside (perfect in Winter or during a very hot day)! Follow me within the labyrinth of the inner city of Montreal. Do you imagine dark corridors of no interest? Think again! Discover beautiful atriums bathed in natural lights, intriguing public art, an indoor ice-skating rink and other surprises. Be sure this amazing stroll will also bring you on top of high buildings for incredible views. My promise: 100% INSIDE: not one foot in the outdoor streets !! To be noted: we will take many steps along the way, you should be at ease with that and be ready to walk a lot!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$101.98
Price varies by group size
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US$101.98
Price varies by group size
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Old Montreal Private Walking TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Old Montreal Private Walking Tour

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See the historical sights of Old Montreal, a.k.a. Vieux-Montréal, on a 2-hour private walking tour. Following a private guide, you'll learn about the city's history, which dates back to 1642, as you visit attractions such as Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, Place d'Armes, and the Old Port of Montreal.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$129.43
per group
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US$129.43
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Downtown Montreal and Underground RESO Walking TourHistorical Tours

Downtown Montreal and Underground RESO Walking Tour

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Explore the city of Montreal and RESO on this 1.5-hour tour of downtown Montreal and The Underground City, also known as RESO. Stroll down St. Catherine Street as you tour Montreal, and stop by the Christ Church Cathedral, Les Cours Mont-Royal, and Dorchester Square. Then head underground to RESO, the city which was started in 1962, to experience its hotels, shops, restaurants, and bars.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$19.12
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US$19.12
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Haunted Montreal Pub CrawlHistorical Tours

Haunted Montreal Pub Crawl

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If you're looking for a themed night out in Montreal where you can enjoy some drinks, with a special twist, don't settle for a night of normal bar hopping. Instead try this spooky Montreal pub crawl to three of the city's haunted pubs. Along the way, follow your guide, sip a few discounted drinks—at your own expense—and hear some real ghost stories (including the especially creepy tale of Montreal's vampire serial killer).
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$19.22
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US$19.22
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Sugar Shack Maple Syrup Private Day Tour with lunch from Montreal Day Trips

Sugar Shack Maple Syrup Private Day Tour with lunch from Montreal

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Québec is the maple syrup capital of the world. Get the authentic sugar shack experience on a private day tour with round-trip transport from your Montréal accommodations. In addition to navigating, your guide offers an rare inside look at the sugaring process from tree sap to pancake. The half-day itinerary includes a buffet lunch and a taste of maple toffee frozen on snow.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$144.54
Price varies by group size
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Montréal Downtown and Underground City Private Walking TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Montréal Downtown and Underground City Private Walking Tour

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Get a personal introduction to downtown Montréal on a two-hour private walking tour that offers flat-rate pricing for your group of up to 8 people. You’ll see the heart of the city, then go beneath the streets to explore a network of shops, restaurants, museums, apartments, and sites in the ‘Underground City.’ With an expert guide to lead the way, learn about the fascinating history and culture of Quebec’s biggest city, the perfect way to get your bearings in Montréal.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$129.43
per group
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US$129.43
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Ottawa Private Day Tour from MontrealDay Trips

Ottawa Private Day Tour from Montreal

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Take a day trip from Montreal to Canada’s capital, Ottawa, without the hassle of planning transport and an itinerary. Go with a guide who knows the best ways around the city to ensure you get to the highlights in limited time. Explore Parliament Hill, browse ByWard Market, and see the Senate of Canada Building. With a maximum of six participants on this tour, you can expect personalized attention.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$152.19
Price varies by group size
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US$152.19
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MTL DUO: Underground City + Old Montreal - Small Group Walking TourHalf-day Tours

MTL DUO: Underground City + Old Montreal - Small Group Walking Tour

Explore two iconic areas of Montreal with one tour! This tour is the perfect way to sample the best of both the Underground City and Old Montreal. Start with a jaunt in some of the more interesting tunnels, complexes and buildings connecting the world famous underground pedestrian network. Admire art, architecture, atriums and learn about the importance and history of the "RESO" tunnel system. Next, the tour emerges in the fascinating and beautiful historic district of Old Montreal. Stroll along the cobblestone streets lined with heritage buildings and enjoy public squares bursting with Old World charm. Learn about Montreal's intriguing past as you soak up the enchantment of the old city. Small group tour with maximum of 10 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.42
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US$34.42
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Haunted Griffintown Walking Tour Historical Tours

Haunted Griffintown Walking Tour

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Stroll through the historic Griffintown neighborhood of Montreal with a guide during this tour focused on the area's haunted past. Listen to commentary on the Industrial Revolution, the Famine of 1847, and other salient historical events. You'll visit haunted buildings, former burial grounds, mysterious ruins, and a polluted canal. A small group of just 10 or fewer makes for an intimate atmosphere.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$18.74
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US$18.74
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3 hour In-depth tour of Montréal in Convertible Cadillac incl. Mountain summitHalf-day Tours

3 hour In-depth tour of Montréal in Convertible Cadillac incl. Mountain summit

A personal and relaxed tour of the city in one of our iconic vintage convertible Cadillacs, with a local tour guide. We will fill you in on all the rich history and character that makes Montreal Canada’s cultural capital. Our friendly guides know what’s going on in the city and will let you know the places to go, with the latest restaurant, event, activity and nightlife recommendations for all age groups. Our comprehensive 3 hour tour allows you to fully immerse yourself in everything Montreal has to offer. You will visit Old Montreal with its French-influenced history and architecture, then to the hip and bohemian district of Le Plateau with its famous wall murals and eclectic mix of shops and retaurants, before cruising downtown to view the city’s modern skyscrapers and prestigious McGill University. The tour culminates by taking you to the top of Mont-Royal, from where you be able to take in a breathtaking 360° view of the city and beyond, all the way to the St-Laurent River.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$309.84
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US$309.84
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A Bit of Everything in Montreal: Mountain to River - PRIVATE Walking TourHalf-day Tours

A Bit of Everything in Montreal: Mountain to River - PRIVATE Walking Tour

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3-hour Private Walking Tour from Mont-Royal Look-out, through Downtown & Underground, to Old-Montreal. Explore Montreal from the Mont-Royal Park to the Old-Montreal, with a sample of downtown & underground included! While walking by contrasty areas & interesting buildings, I will show you some amazing details and tell you stories that you would have never known had you walked by yourself. Start the tour on top of Mont-Royal (the best view of the city!), listen to the babbling students on one of the oldest campuses in North America, look up at the skyscrapers of the city centre, explore the underground and walk the cobblestones of Old Montreal to learn about the first settlers. Enthusiastic and passionate, I like to offer insightful, factual and fun tours. I will also make sure to give you ideas to explore the city further during your own time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$101.98
Price varies by group size
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US$101.98
Price varies by group size
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Haunted DowntownHistorical Tours

Haunted Downtown

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Discover Montreal’s spooky side, and explore a part of the city that many tour groups miss, on this paranormal-themed excursion. Meet your guide—a professional actor and storyteller—in the evening at Norman Bethune Square, and set off with just a small group for company. You’ll visit supposedly haunted landmarks, spooky crypts, forgotten cemeteries, and other mysterious and ghostly locations. As you go, your guide will share eerie facts and stories about Montreal’s history.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$18.74
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US$18.74
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Historic Old Montreal - Private Walking Tour Private and Luxury

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Historic Old Montreal - Private Walking Tour

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Old Montreal is home to some of the city’s prettiest and most history-saturated landmarks—and this private tour makes it simple to discover the local highlights and learn the stories behind the sights. Meet your guide at the centrally located Place d'Armes, and set off on foot. Over the course of the tour, you discover top attractions like the Notre-Dame Basilica (entry own expense), Bonsecours Market, City Hall, and more. Don’t forget to bring your camera along to capture shots of the special scenery.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$122.86
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US$144.54
US$21.68 savings
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US$122.86
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US$144.54
US$21.68 savings
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Montreal Private Guided Tour An Insiders Local Authentic ExperienceFull-day Tours

Montreal Private Guided Tour An Insiders Local Authentic Experience

The tour is a unique customised tour, one of kind local experience of Montreal for those who love to explore one foot, using public transportion. Stopping in very typical Montreal neighbourhoods, making stops to meet other Montrealers.The tour will go at a leisurely pace, with pleny of opportunities to sit and rest. Stops to try local products. Observe Montrealers, learn about language, culture, arts, music and what makes Montreal so different do other North American Cities. Travellers will get to visit my neighbourhood, my local market and more. I created this tour in 1999 and have beeing offering it since. A very popular tour for those who like to stay fit, explore locally and most of all experience Montreal in the hands of a local expert, veteran culinary and art guide. I have been a local guide since 1992 and I share a wealth of knowledge including living and growing up in these neighbourhoods.
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  • 7 hours
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US$871.80
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US$871.80
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Old Montreal History Walking TourHistorical Tours

Old Montreal History Walking Tour

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Visit Montreal’s historic centerpiece on this guided walking tour of Old Montreal. Discover the history, heritage, architecture, and culture in this, the oldest area of the city of Montreal, dating back to New France. Explore the public squares of Place Jacques-Cartier, Place d’Armes, and Place Royale. Roam the historic streets of Saint-Jacques, Saint Paul, Notre-Dame, and Rue de la Commune, then stroll along the river banks of the Old Port of Montreal. See famous sites such as Notre-Dame Basilica, Pointe-à-Callière, and many more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$19.12
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US$19.12
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3 Hour Montreal City Bike Tour with Wine or BeerMountain Bike Tours

3 Hour Montreal City Bike Tour with Wine or Beer

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With 450 miles (650 km) of bike paths, Montreal was meant to be discovered by bicycle. During this 3-hour guided tour, cycle through the city’s various neighborhoods, main attractions and the most unusual locations. Your in-the-know guide takes you around the most popular districts and shows you lesser-known gems. This small-group tour is limited to just 13 people, ensuring a memorable experience. Once the tour ends, enjoy a complimentary drink (with or without alcohol) at a local establishment of the Old-Montreal near Ça Roule.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$62.28
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US$62.28
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Old Montreal Tourist Scavenger HuntHalf-day Tours

Old Montreal Tourist Scavenger Hunt

Are you visiting Montreal? Do you live here and are looking for a fun way to (re)discover your city? You must try this scavenger hunt to visit old Montreal! It will take you around and through the entire perimeter while throwing challenges your way, giving you some history and offer up some local tips. This 3-hour self-guided walking tour you complete with your smartphone is across 5.5 km / 3.4mi.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.42
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US$34.42
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2 Hour Full Tour of Montréal in Vintage Convertible CadillacPrivate Sightseeing Tours

2 Hour Full Tour of Montréal in Vintage Convertible Cadillac

x A personal and relaxed tour of the city in one of our iconic vintage convertible Cadillacs, with a local tour guide. We will fill you in on all the rich history and character that makes Montreal Canada’s cultural capital. Our friendly guides know what’s going on in the city and will let you know the places to go, with the latest restaurant, event, activity and nightlife recommendations for all age groups. Treat yourselves to the luxury of a drive in one of our classic cars while experiencing all the sights and sounds that this stunning city has to offer. Our 2 hour tour begins by visiting old Montreal with its French-influenced history and architecture, dating back over 300 years, including the stunning Notre-Dame Basilica. From there we’ll make our way to the hip and bohemian district of Le Plateau with its famous wall murals, eclectic shops, bars and restaurants, before crusing downtown to see the prestigious McGill University and the city’s striking modern skyscrapers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$219.63
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US$219.63
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Montreal Olympic Park Tourist Scavenger HuntPrivate and Luxury

Montreal Olympic Park Tourist Scavenger Hunt

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Are you looking for things to do in Montreal? Or, do you live here and are looking for a fun way to explore your city? You should try this scavenger hunt around the Montreal Olympic Park! It will take you from the Botanical Garden to the Maurice Richard Arena, by way of the Olympic Stadium and the Saputo Stadium. You’ll face challenges at every step. Each challenge will tell you where you are going next, as well as a bit of local history and trivia.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.42
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