Montreal: Half-Day City Tour

Montreal: Half-Day City Tour

From $97.15 per person

Explore the city of Montreal on a half-day van tour. Discover beautiful parks, historic churches, and downtown Montreal. Choose between a morning and an afternoon tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian, Arabic
Pickup included
Pickup is included from local hotels.
Private group available


  • See the top sights of Montreal on a half-day small-group tour
  • Visit historic landmarks from parks and neighborhoods to churches and basilicas
  • Discover the urban downtown and historic area of Old Montreal
  • Fit sightseeing around your schedule with morning and afternoon tours
Full description
Discover the sights of Montreal on a half-day guided van tour. Your tour begins with complimentary pickup from a selection of downtown hotels. Climb on board and embark on a sightseeing adventure around the city. Visit upscale neighborhoods like Westmount, where you can admire the architecture of its personalized houses and mansions. On the morning tour pause for a photo of Saint Joseph's Oratory, a National Historic Site of Canada, and the largest Basilica in the country. Next, visit Mount Royal Park and take a stroll to Beaver Lake (Lac aux Castors) and admire the scenery. Stop at Camillien Houde outlook for a breathtaking picture of the city. Journey to the Olympic Park and stop for a picture of the site of Canada's first Olympic games of 1976. Explore the French side of Montreal before crossing on Jacques Cartier bridge to Saint Helen's Island. Visit Parc Jean-Drapeau, the site of the unforgettable Expo 67 and take a picture of The Biosphere Environment Museum. The morning tour will be concluded with the visit of Notre-Dame Basilica in Old Montreal area. On the afternoon tour, Visit Saint Joseph's Oratory, before heading to Mont Royal Park and stroll to the top of the mountain for a scenic view of the city from atop the mountain. Then, visit the famous Plateau Mont-Royal neighborhood, reputed for its European-style and characteristic multi-colored houses with twisty outdoor staircases and green alleyways. After visiting the cultural district "Quartier des Spectacles" and Downtown Montreal, conclude the tour with a visit to Old Montreal and the Old Port area.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from selected downtown hotels
  • 3-hour sightseeing tour
  • Transportation by van
  • Bilingual guide
  • Admission to Notre-Dame-Basilica (if morning option selected)
  • Admission to St Joseph's Oratory (if afternoon option selected)
  • Local taxes and fees
  • Food or drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Food and drinks
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Vaping

Know before you go

  •  This tour operates in rain or shine
  •  Tours are capped at a maximum of 12 participants
  •  The tour itinerary is subject to change without prior notice, pending special events, road closures, or attraction closures
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Wonderful tour. Lots of great information and helpful tips.

September 17, 2020

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