Montreal
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  • Montreal: Private Tour with a Local

    1. Montreal: Private Tour with a Local

    Explore the city with a friendly local who is passionate about the city and eager to share all the information that will help you make the most of your trip. Get to know Montreal through the eyes of a Lokafyer on a 2, 3 or 4 hour private tour. Meet at your accommodation and head out on the tour to get familiar with the neighborhood. Learn about the best places to eat and buy groceries, the easiest ways to get around, and the top things to see and do. By the end of the tour, you'll feel more comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.

    Smith, our guide, was very friendly and knowledgeable about culture and places to go; he always made us feel comfortable and welcomed into the City.

  • Old Montreal: Architectural Walking Tour

    2. 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

    3. 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.

  • Montréal: Guided Tour in Vintage Convertible Cadillac

    4. Montréal: Guided Tour in Vintage Convertible Cadillac

    Discover the amazing sights and sounds of Canada’s cultural capital in style while you are driven around in a beautiful American convertible Cadillac. This is what you can do with friends or family during your visit to Montreal. Enjoy a personalized and private journey of the city’s famous landmarks, diverse history, and vibrant modern culture. Get recommendations from your local guide on the best restaurants and bars, nightlife, and current events to visit. Relax and soak up the summer sun in comfort while you are shown everything that makes Montreal so special, all with that local touch. Take the 1-hour option if you are on a tight schedule during your stay to explore the historical heart of the City, Old Montreal. You will be able to step back in time and see the fascinating architecture of this 17th-century French settlement, including the stunning Notre-Dame Basilica and Bonsec...

    We loved the tour and specially the guide. He is super knowledgeble and friendly, we definitely recommend this tour!

  • Montreal: Private Day Tour to Mont Tremblant

    5. Montreal: Private Day Tour to Mont Tremblant

    Take in the fresh air and stunning scenery of the Laurentian Mountains on this private day tour to Mont Tremblant.  Get picked up directly from your accommodation in Montreal and enjoy a 1.5-hour scenic drive through the Laurentian Mountains. Once you have reached Mont Tremblant you can do a light hike, take a gondola ride or take a stroll through the town and enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, the choice is yours.  At the end of the day, your driver will take you back to your hotel where you will arrive between approximately 5.00 and 6.00 PM.

  • Montreal: Historical Food Tour with 6 Tastings

    6. Montreal: Historical Food Tour with 6 Tastings

    Take a journey on this 3-hour food tour in Montreal. Indulge in a variety of cuisines, including Montreal famous dishes from the city's Mile End area. Meet your tour group at L'Église Saint-Enfant-Jésus du Mile End (the Church of Baby Jesus at Mile End). First stop is Boulangerie Guillaume bakery to enjoy some warm and savory Alsatian tarts baked Montreal style. You can also buy plenty of other delicious baked goods here. Next, head north along Saint Laurent Boulevard, where you will sit and relax with beer, wine, and most importantly, locally-made sausages. Little Italy awaits you close by. Enjoy stuffed gnocchi with tasty tomato sauce. Next door you will find freshly baked bagels from Fairmount Bagel. They are so delicious on their own that the best way to eat them is as is.  Walk down Fairmount Avenue, arriving on Avenue du Parc, where you will finally have poutine, the famous Canad...

    We LOVED this tour. It was outside of the area we were staying in Montreal and it was a hidden gem! We never would have found our way to this part of town had we not booked the tour. It was full of amazing treats and the guide was delightful! We ended up in a brewpub which we loved and stayed even after the tour had ended. I would recommend this tour without a doubt!!

  • Montreal: Private Day Tour to Ottawa

    7. Montreal: Private Day Tour to Ottawa

    Discover the history and culture of Canada's capital city Ottawa, just a 2-hour drive from Montreal.  Get picked up directly from your accommodation and enjoy a scenic drive through the charming Canadian countryside. On arrival in Ottawa, visit Parliament Hill, where you will see the stunning neo-Gothic Parliament Building that overlooks the majestic Ottawa River. Then, wander to ByWard Market, one of Canada's oldest and largest public markets. Next, take a stroll through some of the unique parks of Ottawa. If you’re feeling peckish, get some advice from your guide on the best places for lunch in Ottawa.  In the late afternoon, your driver will take you back to your hotel where you will arrive between 5.00 and 6.00 PM.

    I loved the tour and Chris, the guide, is absolutely wonderful! I definitely recommend this tour to Ottawa.

  • Montreal: Private Highlights & Hidden Gems Tour with a Local

    8. Montreal: Private Highlights & Hidden Gems Tour with a Local

    Discover Montreal's best-kept secrets with a local host matched to your interests. Enjoy a private and personalized experience as you explore the colorful history that has created a multicultural melting pot in the heart of the city. Your local host will lead you off the tourist trail down a secret network of cobblestoned streets to parts of Montreal your guidebook doesn't even know about. Learn about the European roots of the city, and discover the unique Québécois food and peculiar shops loved by locals in Plateau and Mile End. Explore Jean-Talon market, where growers, butchers, and fishmongers display their best produce. Relax in the enchanting Mount Royal Park and practice your French as you amble up to one of Montreal's most popular viewpoints to look over the city. Enjoy a flexible itinerary so you can always change your mind about what you want to do. Get matched to a like-mind...

  • Montreal: Sugar Shack Maple Syrup Day Trip with Lunch

    9. Montreal: Sugar Shack Maple Syrup Day Trip with Lunch

    Embark on a private day trip from Montreal where you will explore an authentic Quebec Sugar Shack farm, see the process of how maple syrup is made from extraction to bottling, and enjoy an all you can eat lunch buffet at the farm. Begin your day being picked up from any downtown Montreal hotel. Once you are settled in the air-conditioned car you will begin your journey towards the Sugar Shack farm. Upon arrival, marvel at the natural beauty of the farm around you. Follow your guide around the farm where you will learn about maple trees and how maple syrup is made from them. Fun fact: Canada produces about 80% of the world’s pure maple syrup, and Québec alone makes up over 90% of the country’s production.  Once your tour around the farm is complete, feast on a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet lunch. After lunch, you will make your journey back to downtown Montreal where your driver wil...

  • Montreal: Personalized Private Food Tour with a Local Foodie

    10. Montreal: Personalized Private Food Tour with a Local Foodie

    In central Montreal, the food scene can get slightly overwhelming — but with a food-obsessed local guide to lead the way, you’ll know exactly where to go for the very best of it. Discover the local specialties of this multicultural melting pot, including handmade and wood-fired bagels rolled in sesame seeds. Start in the youthful Plateau area, known for its casual bars and 24-hour eateries popular with students. Try Canadian classics at one of the favorite spots, then head 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) west to the trendy Mile End neighborhood, a hub of old-school bagel shops and cool cafés. Once there, get your caffeine fix at a coffee shop and a sesame bagel from St-Viateur, an iconic local haunt. Then, continue 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) further west through the Little Italy neighborhood. Pop into an Italian grocery store, if you like, then head to Jean-Talon Market for handcrafted cheeses...

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What people are saying about Montreal

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 197 reviews

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.

We loved the tour and specially the guide. He is super knowledgeble and friendly, we definitely recommend this tour!

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

Nice tour of the history and architecture. Guide was excellent

The guide was excellent. She explained everything in details