Walking tour of Old-Montréal


Tour Number

Activity Level



City, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children should be able to walk by themselves

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



French (fluent), English (fluent)

Historic and architectural discovery of the old part of town. Aussi disponible en français

Covering the entire old part of town from one end to the other. You will see : Place D'Armes, Place Jacques-Cartier, World Trade Center, St-James street (historic Financial district), City Hall, Bonsecours Market and founding ground of the city -among other things.


Walking tour of the old part of town from Place D'Armes and its monuments dating from French Regime to 20th century ; to Place Jacques-Cartier, the hub of touristic old town ; Marché Bonsecours and its local arts and crafts shops ; Saint-Jacques street, once described as "Canadian Wall Street" ; Pointe=à-Caillière, the fouding ground of Ville-Marie in 1642 ; the Old Port Park. A very thorough historical and architectural tour. Depending on your pace, more can be seen. . .

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: an hotel in the Old Montréal, I can meet you there.

or any other convenient meeting point we'll agree together.

End location: Any place in the Old Montréal at your convenience. If you're on a cruise ship, I can walk you back too or propose alternate point for ending the tour in the neighborhood.

Duration: 3 hours


Walking tour

What’s Included

My services from starting to return point. Three hour with a very experienced guide. I promise you my own personnal sense of humor mixed with historical facts.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 CAD - Entrance fee to Notre-Dame basilica ($5 CAD per person) and $15 CAD for coffee, bottle of water, snack, etc.

What’s Extra

Entrance fee for Notre-Dame basilica : $5.00 per person (if and when accessible)

A Recent Review of this tour

Very informative tour. Louis is a very personable and experienced guide.
Rob Davis

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