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  • Montreal Old Port: La Grande Roue Entry Ticket

    1. Montreal Old Port: La Grande Roue Entry Ticket

    Take in breathtaking views on top La Grande Roue de Montréal, the largest observation wheel in Canada. Upgrade your experience to a private gondola or beat the crowd with the early bird option. The wheel is located in the heart of the picturesque setting of Old Port, on the shore of the Saint Lawrence River. Step aboard climate-controlled gondolas with ultra-clear glass for unbeatable panoramic views 60-meters high. Year round, rain, snow or shine, admire exceptional views of the city and its surroundings. Your ride will last around twenty breathtaking minutes. No matter the weather, the temperate gondolas will keep you cool in summer and warm in winter.  Under the sun or stars, enjoy the historic buildings of Old Montreal, the city center’s eclectic architecture, Mont-Royal, and the majestic Saint Lawrence River. On a clear day, you can admire up to 28-kilometers of the horizon. As du...

    Had a great experience. Definitely worth visiting in the night, gives you a great view of the city lights.

  • Montreal Old Port: Urban Zipline Ticket

    2. Montreal Old Port: Urban Zipline Ticket

    Experience Canada's only urban zipline circuit and explore Montreal from a bird’s eye view. Experience a thrill like no other as you fly over the city like a superhero and share in this unique, safe, and exciting adventure with the whole family.  Upon arriving at the Old Port, head towards the 100-foot tower with a red and white sign that says "Zipline". Witness people of all ages screaming with joy as they glide down above you. Just check in with any of the fun and engaging employees who will be able to answer your questions, and they will explain how you can enjoy a thrill experience that is both safe, smooth, and fun for the whole family. After securing your harness and helmet, the staff will brief you on easy security measures and prepare you for an adventure that will leave you with a sense of floating long after you land. When you are ready, launch and glide across the lagoon, an...

    Wonderful service, an absolute must-do for all! Safety protocol was clear and concise, very friendly staff, such a fun experience!

  • Montreal: 20 or 30-Minute Helicopter Tour

    3. Montreal: 20 or 30-Minute Helicopter Tour

    Start your helicopter tour of Montreal with a quick safety briefing from your pilot. Get to know the pilot and the aircraft to feel comfortable before you take off. After a great photo opportunity in front of the helicopter, ascend into the skies above the city. Fly over the Quebec Capitol building at an altitude of 1,500 feet and see all the best spots of the city from a totally unique perspective. Hover over the Olympic Stadium, Downtown Montreal and Mount Royal. The 20-minute ride will bring you back to the airport through the Old Port of Montreal and Victoria Bridge. Opt for the 30-minute tour and fly above the Saint Lawrence River over Parc Jean Drapeau and the Jacques Cartier Bridge. Continue to the Îles-de-Boucherville National Park and make your way over the picturesque countryside for views of beautiful landscapes and the natural splendors of Montreal and its surroundings.  B...

    Great experience; excellent friendly Pilot. But no commentary on the city which was very minimum. Highly recommended.

  • Montreal: Le Bateau-Mouche St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise

    4. Montreal: Le Bateau-Mouche St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise

    Take full advantage of summer aboard a relaxing 1 or 1.5-hour river cruise departing from the Jacques-Cartier Pier in the heart of Old Montreal. This is the perfect introduction to Montreal if you are visiting the city for the first time. Be charmed by the boat's bright and comfortable environment no matter where you sit. Get close to the waves and nature on the enclosed main deck or enjoy the sheltered, open-air upper deck. If you want to feel the wind in your hair as you admire the panoramic views then the back terrace is the place to be. The flat-bottomed boat allows for smooth sailing, cruising areas inaccessible to other boats. Get closer to the splendor of the St. Lawrence River and its coastline. Catch sight of the Clock Tower, Biosphère, Jacques Cartier Bridge, and Habitat 67. The pre-recorded audio narration will explain what you're seeing, and you can enjoy bar and snack serv...

    The cruise was enjoyable, especially when we were near île Sainte-Hélène and in the old port. The portion down river was so - so since the industrial part of the port isn't that interesting.

  • Montréal: 5-Course Dinner Cruise

    5. Montréal: 5-Course Dinner Cruise

    Experience Montréal from a different perspective on a dinner cruise along the St. Lawrence River. Arrive in the Old Port of Montréal from 6:00 PM to collect your cruise ticket inside the brand new cruise terminal on Alexandria Pier. 

    Board the beautiful AML Cavalier Maxim vessel, with a capacity for up to 850 guests. Wander the outside decks and terraces and the indoor dining rooms. Enjoy a drink at one of the bars before the boat sets sail at 7:00 PM. Appreciate the panorama from the "floor to ceiling" all-glass dining rooms, and get breathtaking views of the harbor and St. Lawrence River as you sail.

    Experience the local gastronomy of dishes prepared by a talented team of chefs. Then, relax to the sounds of the live DJ after your 5-course meal. Take advantage of the outdoor patios, and dance the night away under the stars or on one of the indoor dance ...

    The food was excellent and the service was impeccable. Our waitress Marie was out going and very attentive. She was great. Would recommend this highly

  • Montreal: Guided Bike Tour of City, Old Port & Plateau

    6. Montreal: Guided Bike Tour of City, Old Port & Plateau

    Experience the best bike-friendly city in North America as you explore Montreal on two wheels. With a large network of bike paths, Montreal was meant to be discovered by bicycle. Take advantage of a 3- or 4-hour bike tour with the option to upgrade to an electric bike. Begin your adventure at the bike shop located in historic Old Montreal. After being equipped and briefed on safety, set off under the guidance of your experienced guide. Discover the city’s well-known and lesser-known sights as you ride through its various neighborhoods, main attractions, and more unusual locations. See Old-Port, Latin Quarter, La Fontaine Park, the Plateau, the entrance to Mont-Royal Park, McGill University campus, the business district, and Old Montreal. On the 4-hour tour, you will also ride through Montreal’s Mile End neighborhood. Enjoy a gourmet stop along the way at Saint-Viateur Bagel to taste Mon...

    Mike was an amazing guide! I highly recommend this activity if you visit Montreal. It really made our trip special and memorable. Thank you, Mike!! Brian and Teresa Lennox, Dundas, ON

  • Montreal: Full-Day Small Group City Tour

    7. Montreal: Full-Day Small Group City Tour

    Whether you are a local or a first-time visitor, there is always more of Montreal to discover. Join a full-day tour to see the top sights and some hidden gems. Your guide will share local insights and point out all the sights as you traverse the city in the comfort of a climate-controlled vehicle.   Your tour begins with pickup from your downtown hotel before heading to Westmount where you can see upscale neighborhoods with signature houses and mansions. Then, visit Canada's largest basilica, St. Joseph’s Oratory. Marvel at scenic views of the city from atop Mount Royal. Journey through historic French neighborhoods and drive across Jacques Cartier Bridge to the site of the Expo 67 on St. Helen’s Island. Here, stop for a picture of the monumental Biosphere, a museum dedicated to the environment. Travel back toward the city, admiring the city skyline en route to Old Montreal. See the No...

  • Montreal: Nordic Spa Thermal Experience

    8. Montreal: Nordic Spa Thermal Experience

    Discover a complete relaxation experience at Strøm Nordic Spa, a peaceful haven located right near downtown Montreal. Enjoy a thermal experience at an exceptional Nordic spa that includes the rental of a bathrobe, a towel, and a locker. Summer or winter, rain or shine, reduce stress as you revive your body and mind.  Begin by relaxing your muscles in the whirlpool hot tubs. Eliminate toxins by going to a heated sauna, followed by a dip in an ice-cold bath and a period of deep relaxation.  Practiced for thousands of years, thermotherapy is a wellness ritual based on the external use of water for therapeutic purposes. Benefit from access to the outdoor whirlpools, thermal and Nordic baths, Finnish saunas, eucalyptus steam bath, thermal and Nordic waterfalls, plus indoor and outdoor relaxation areas with fireplaces.

  • Old Montreal: Architectural Walking Tour

    9. Old Montreal: Architectural Walking Tour

    The history of Old Montreal can be discovered through its many unique buildings. With four centuries of architecture to explore, from the walled city to the latest trends in urban design and architecture, this exclusive guided walking tour is the only one with an architectural theme. Highlights of the tour include: Notre-Dame-de-Bonsecours Chapel, Bonsecours Market, Château Ramezay, City Hall, Pierre Viger House, Notre-Dame Basilica, the Old Seminary, New-York Life and Aldred buildings, Hôtel Place d’Armes, Bank of Montreal, Place Ville Marie, Cadieux Forge, Darling Foundry, the Biosphere and many more... At the end of your tour, you will have the chance to relax and enjoy a beer, a glass of wine or a soft drink at a resto-pub located in Old Montreal, right next to your start location facing the Old Port of Montreal.

    Booked on a very rainy day but our guide was excellent and such a great sport about it. She made sure we still got a great experience and even tried to show us places underground to avoid the rain, can’t be more any grateful she made it such a positive experience even though it was raining.

  • Montreal: Private Day Tour to Parc Omega & Montebello Lodge

    10. Montreal: Private Day Tour to Parc Omega & Montebello Lodge

    Embark on a private day tour to discover more of Montreal than just the main city sights. Enjoy the local insights of your guide as you journey in the comfort a private vehicle for you and your group.  Your day begins with pickup from your accommodation. Enjoy a scenic drive through rural countryside to Omega Park, home to many species of Canadian wildlife. Drive through the park, enjoying opportunities to interact with friendly animals such as elk, deer, wild boars, and many others. Observe from up close wolves, bears, coyotes, foxes, buffalo, and caribou. The journey through the park will be between 2 to 4 hours with many opportunities for stops. Your group might want to enjoy lunch in the park paired with incredible scenic views. Next, travel to the nearby Montebello Lodge, the largest log building in North America. Built in 1930, the lodge is nestled in the heart of the scenic Mont...

    Don't think it twice and just book It. It is really nice. Chris our guide is such a great guide. It is really worth.

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What people are saying about Montreal

Nice experience, I recommend to try it, the crew, the staff and even the customer service are excellent, helpful, kind and friendly I will come back for sure, only thing I didn't like is having to pay for a 2 month old baby, like all other children

Mike was an amazing guide! I highly recommend this activity if you visit Montreal. It really made our trip special and memorable. Thank you, Mike!! Brian and Teresa Lennox, Dundas, ON

Wonderful service, an absolute must-do for all! Safety protocol was clear and concise, very friendly staff, such a fun experience!

Tour guide was very knowledgeable and always had something interesting to tell us. It was a great time.

A great day out. Our tour guide Chris was amazing too. Would highly recommend.