Evening Leisurely Walking Tour of Old Montreal and Introduction to Montreal


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Activity Level



Local Experience, First Time Visitor, After Dark


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Guests must be able to walk. Those with limited mobility can also do this tour. I can adjust the tour to slow down the pace.

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (conversational), Italian (fluent), Hindi (basic), Spanish (advanced), Greek (basic), English (fluent), French (fluent), Bengali (conversational), Arabic (advanced)

Pre dinner, pre cocktail hour tour of Old Montreal.

The tour is idea just before dusk.
A late afternoon arrival into Montreal? Are you boarding a cruiseship the next day? Forget to book a tour and really want to get to know Montreal. Do you want an introduction into Montreal before you go off to explore on your own? This is the perfect tour for you ?
A walking to of Old Montreal our historical neighborhood but also an brief introduction to Montreal and what it has to offer.
The evening lights showcase the architecture of Montreal. Ruby , your private local guide will customise the tour to you take you for a leisurely stroll while giving you commentary , anecdotes and telling you about some of Old Montreal's well kept treasures and hidden gems. Once it gets dark, Old Montreal will come alive with the projections filled with stories. The tour has many stops to sit. We can finish at a local bar or restaurant


Place d'Armes Square
Outside of the Notre Dam Basilica
St James Street ( the wall street of Canada till the 1950's)
St Paul's Street with its galleries, restaurants
Hotel de Ville ( City Hall)
Château de Ramsey
Maison Pierre de Calvet
Marché Bonsecour
Place J. Cartier ( the main square in Old Montreal)
Place Royale
The Old Port
and more. .
*The exact sequence will be determined on the day of the tour
**Tour is available year round and best just before dusk, dusk
***Unless otherwise indicated the tour is outside

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet at City Hall( Hotel de Ville) or Place d'Armes infront of the Notre Dame Baslica
End of tour at your a hotel or restaurant in Old Montreal

End location: Tour begins and ends in Old Montreal

Duration: 2 hours


This is a walking tour with opportunities to sit down. Guests should be aware that their are cobbled stones. Comfortable walking shoes should be worn.

What’s Included

Services of a veteran, local Montreal expert and professional guide
Concierge services with assistance for restaurant reservations or other special requests, after booking for this tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 CAD - No extra costs or charges.

What’s Extra

Guests are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, drinks and restaurant meals.


Excursions outside of the Island of Montreal such as to the Laurentian Mountains, Eastern Townships, Ottawa, Québec City, Toronto, Niagara falls:
I can arrange a driver and vehicle.

A Recent Review of this tour

OUTSTANDING! Ruby was just wonderful. We learned so much, had a lot of fun and just had a wonderful night.
Linda Fucci

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