Travel to Montreal, an architecturally and culturally adorned city
Built on the River St. Lawrence, the multicultural metropolis of Montreal promises anyone who visits it a series of surprises that will lead this journey to a higher cultural, artistic and gastronomic level.
Start this journey with an acquaintance with the historical and cultural heritage of the place. Head to the Old Montreal, wander through the cobbled streets, admire the famous Basilica of The Virgin Mary and all the historic buildings of the area and get to know the local tradition through the picturesque cafes and restaurants you will find there. Continue this historic journey, with a walk in the Old Port among the various cultural exhibits you will meet on your way.
Enjoy a relaxing walk-in place Jacques Cartier, the old square of the city to see up close the famous column of Nelson
and then take a visit to some of Montreal's popular museums, such as the Museum of Archaeology and History, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Canadian Centre of Architecture with its special exhibits.
Of course, you can't help but enjoy the sun and the calm atmosphere in the New Port, which is full of life, as it is the favorite meeting point of the locals for picnics and cycling.
If you want to explore the natural wealth of the city, then you will love an excursion to the Montreal Botanical Garden, which will fill you with blooming and colorful icons for your precious travel collection. Complete this excursion with a visit to the city's Zoo, which countless visitors rush to visit daily to experience the beauty of Canada's wildlife.
Food and local cuisine
With great influence from French cuisine, Montreal's gastronomy is full of surprises that you will love. Visit one of the picturesque restaurants of the region and discover the local tradition through its delicious dishes. Try one of the famous hot soups of the city and do not forget to try the famous smoked meat, beloved by locals and visitors.
Best time to visit Montreal
Montreal can be visited all year round, but the most ideal period is from May to October to avoid very low temperatures.
How to use transportation in Montreal
Transfer from/to Montreal
You can travel to Montreal by plane as it has its own airport. To get to the city centre you can use the 747 Express bus ($8), airport Shuttle Buses or taxis ($35).
Montreal has an organized transport network consisting of metros, buses and trains, and of course there is always the option of using taxis or renting a car.