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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
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All reviews cobblestone streets art galleries european city old world charm european feel souvenir shops street performers place jacques cartier beautiful area lots of restaurants walk around rue st notre dame walking tour waterfront stroll france
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We liked, all the architecture and old buildings were beautiful. It's really nice to walk there. You can find a variety of restaurants and touristic places.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A beautiful place to visit with many boutiques many many restaurants cobble stone streets and St. Paul is closed to traffic in the summer.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

The horse riding, the place Jacques Cartier where you find caricatures, singers, street dancers etc... amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sexyeyes59
Reviewed yesterday

If you ever come to Montreal, don't miss old Montreal, it's amazing to take a walk and be part of summer activities.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Codruta Ioana R
Reviewed yesterday

It is a wonderful place to wander, but beware of closings in the winter (often on Mondays and Tuesdays) as well as your route being affected by massive construction efforts that will be underway for some time. Still, lots of great restaurants and galleries, as...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 13LJG
Reviewed 4 days ago

The old town was filled with litter and dirt. construction going on everywhere, and most shops and cafes closed at 10 in the morning. The historical museum opening at 11 only. I am sure that Old Montreal is nice in the summer, but now it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank N0ggie
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed in the Old Montreal District and most things here we found to be within walking distance. There are plenty of great restaurants in the area such as Kyo Bar Japonais, Les 3 Brasseurs (which is also a brew pub), Pub Brewsky (if you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JameAndDare
Reviewed 5 days ago

Impressive architecture and fun stop along my walking tour. We did not go inside but would have liked to.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Staci M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed at l'hotel on st jacques for a weekend getaway. Had a great time. Nice hotel near everything. Highlights were l'afishiste (sp?), a shop dealing in original posters. The archaeology museum, and the cathedral of course. We were surprised at how walkable the city is....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

So many wonderful, old, beautiful buildings and statuary in Old Montreal. Easy to walk to from downtown. Great shops and cafes to check out and have a cappucino and pastry. Lovely, friendly shopkeepers and restaurateurs.

Date of experience: November 2018
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3 January 2019|
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Response from Holiday_traveller940 | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple hotels in the old town just depends on your budget. The train station is about 1.5 Kims from Notre Dame Bascillica if you use that as a reference point. The trains are great we caught a train from Montreal... More
11 August 2018|
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Response from C9261IDbrentb | 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 899marcusc | 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