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Ile-de-la-Visitation Nature Park

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Address: 2425 Boulevard Gouin East, Montreal, Quebec H2B 1X7, Canada
Phone Number: +1 514-280-6733
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This nature preserve is popular among birdwatchers.

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Parc-nature de l'Île-de-la-Visitation

Parc-nature de l'Île-de-la-Visitation is a great place for a walk or a bike ride. Nature trails go through the woods and along the shore of the river. Many activities are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Parc-nature de l'Île-de-la-Visitation is a great place for a walk or a bike ride. Nature trails go through the woods and along the shore of the river. Many activities are organized for people of all ages. In the western part of the park are the ruins of a mill complex. There is a café here. The park is accessible by... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This park is awesome so I'm surprised I didn't review them yet. Beautiful nature walks and different options, bike as well as walking trails and a chalet on one side so there are bathrooms. You can go in several different visits to see different sections and several different paths that one can switch between or choose a different one each... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

Located on the island of Montreal, this peaceful refuge offers you a nice getaway moment. I took an hour walk by the river surrounded by nature. This is amazing since it is located in urban Montreal. After my walk I ventured on the shore side where the water level was low and was able to get close to numerous Canadian... More 

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1 Thank Belsole
Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Went at the Ile de la Visitation Nature Park for a short bike ride. The cycling path is nice. It was not too crowded. However, it is not as quiet and enjoyable as Ile Bizard or Bois de Liesse.

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1 Thank NadJohn
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

Greatly enjoyed the walk through the Park and Sidewalks. Enjoyable and Relaxing. Pleasant and Peaceful Atmosphere. Lovely sites to see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

The view at the Hydro Quebec waterfalls is spectacular, there is a little outlet that enables you to "stand" over the falls and kids loved it Great family walk/adventure

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Thank Karen S
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Wonderful place all year long, free and plenty of things to do, the waterfall is soothing and in summer, don't forget to bring your barbecue and your frisbee :)

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1 Thank Annie E
Montreal, Quebec
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2015

The best way to enjoy this park is walking. Do come in the week days, the weekends are crowded. In winter Cross Country Skiing is available for FREE. Just a Wonderful place. I LOVE THIS PLACE.

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Thank Eugenie R
Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014

A great feel of nature and nature's force with time... It is a great place to relax, walk around and certainly read about history... Hope you enjoy!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014

Beautiful park with a bistro near a little river. You can go for a walk, do a nice bicycle ride or just sit at the terrasse listening to the water and have a snack or a beer. Plenty of spots to take magnificient pictures.

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