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Old Montreal

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Stroll, bicycle or take a horse-drawn carriage through the narrow cobblestone streets of Montreal's famous Parisian-style historic district, filled with cultural landmarks, museums, boutiques, sidewalk cafes and restaurants.
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Montreal, Quebec H2Y 3Y8, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 877-820-2453
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All reviews cobblestone streets art galleries old world charm european city european feel souvenir shops street performers place jacques cartier beautiful area lots of restaurants walk around rue st poutine walking tour notre dame basilica waterfront stroll
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a private tour with Andre,a Montrealer who knew the history and all the short cuts. It was a lot of fun but be sure to wear sensible shoes.

Thank steggles11337
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I toured Notre-Dame of Montreal Basilica, Botanical Gardens and Insects, Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, Museum of Architecture, and a few galleries on St John Street. We were blown away by the Botanical gardens, but my favorite was the tour of...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a small 2-3 block neighborhood. There are a lot of restaurants and art shops. It has a nice old world feel.

Thank DKS44
Reviewed yesterday

This area was by far my favorite in Montreal. The history and the vibe was everything I could have wanted and more. We got on the Ferris Wheel for the views, and ate -- a lot.

Thank AlissaJ5
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked around Old Montreal and enjoyed looking at the architecture of the old buildings. Lots of tourist and souveneir shops. Watch out for the roadworks as they are all over the city. Massive traffic jams on the highway with the revitalisation project. It wasn’t too...More

Thank Peppacollie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely old part of town, still full of many old buildings mixed amongst newer ones. Sadly, like much of Montréal, most signs are in French only making it hard for non-French speaking tourists. There are a lot of roadworks currently going on...More

Thank skyerow
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice square to view the cathedral from; interior is lovely and filled with color, but fairly expensive to get in.

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Old Montreal is where I would stay upon my next visit. It is close to Notre-Dame Basilica and the Old Port and has many interesting places to eat and enjoy.

Thank Sioux P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Definitely a jewel in North America with it's beautiful architecture and history, this is one of the areas of the city that no one should miss!

Thank Felipe N
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you're going to Montreal, you need to see Old Montreal! You'll feel you're definitely in a place steeped with history.

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Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Response from Brent B | Reviewed this property |
yes...90 percent is for walkers only. there is a great rental bike system that actually gets used. the city itself is very bike friendly. great city for walking as well. old town is a 20 minute walk from the shearton... More
10 July 2018|
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Response from marcus c | Reviewed this property |
The cruise ships dock in in the old port of Montreal which is right in the Historic district of Old Montreal. There are great Hotels like the Westin, Intercontinental and Embassy Suites on Rue St Antoine only ten to fifteen... More
25 June 2018|
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Response from Mercy A | Reviewed this property |
Roof top terrace restaurant of Hotel D'Armes. No mosquitoes.