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Walking Tour in Old Montreal's West Side

Product ID: 25079
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Explore the west side of Old Montreal on this walking tour showcasing its French heritage and rich architecture. Soak up the European charm of Old Montreal, one of the oldest urban areas in North America, and learn its history from your expert guide.
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Duration: 1.5 hours
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English, French
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Stroll the cobbled streets of Old Montreal
  • Admire the dramatic Gothic Revival architecture of Notre-Dame Basilica
  • Experience Montreal's French-inspired culture
  • Stop at landmarks such as the Place d'Armes
  • Learn about the history of Montreal from your expert guide
  • Look back on Montreal’s economic effervescence of the 19th century
  • Witness the dynamism of the metropolis today
Full description
Explore the west side of Old Montreal during this 90-minute walking tour.

European in character, with cobblestone streets and cafe culture, much of Old Montreal has been preserved in its original 17th century state. Your expert guide will share the exceptional history of this French-influenced city while showing you its stunning architecture and historic sites.

Begin your walk with a step inside the famous Notre-Dame Basilica and end at the Place Royale, near the Pointe-à-Callière Museum. Encounter a variety of highlights in between as you see significant landmarks of Montreal, including the Place d'Youville and Place Royale. Walk along McGill and Saint-Jacques Street - once the financial heart of Canada.

While Old Montreal reflects the city's rich and colorful past, today it is a vibrant, artistic, and trendy neighborhood lined with galleries, restaurants, and fashionable boutiques you can discover as you explore the area with your guide.
Includes
  • Services of an English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Corner of Place d'Armes and Rue Notre-Dame West (look for a tour guide wearing a blue vest).

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From US$ 18.95 per person

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Product ID: 25079