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Lesley T.

Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Bonjour! Hi! Experience and discover Montreal like a local, with a local.

I would love to show you around Montréal and take you to all of my favourite spots. As a native born + raised Montrealer, I know the city inside and out. Having lived in Montréal my whole life, I have spent countless hours exploring, discovering, savouring and sampling all the unique things that my beloved hometown has to offer. I know Montréal!

Whether you are looking to learn more about Montréal's fascinating heritage & history, taste your way around town with our culinary delights, wander and explore our eclectic neighbourhoods, cycle our extensive bike path network or hunt for the best vantage points for memorable photos - let me show you around!

My passion for Montréal and knowledge of the city will guarantee that you get to see and do all of the things that you definitely won't want to miss. Nothing beats being shown around by a local!

I have worked exclusively in the local Montréal tourism industry for the last 20 years. Keeping up to date on the latest hot-spot restaurant, the newest pop up event, an upcoming festival or the current cultural and musical happenings is my passion. It will be my pleasure to make recommendations and help you put together an unforgettable Montréal experience.

Have a look at the tours that I offer - if you don't see what you're looking for, drop me a line. I'm sure I can accommodate your special request. It will be my pleasure to create a custom tour just for you!

À bientôt - See you soon!


A Recent Review of this guide

What a wonderful day in a charming city. The tour went at a relaxing pace and was full of knowledge. Leslie has a passion in her tour that makes Montreal all the more special. Will definitely tour with Leslie again when we next visit Montreal.
Thomas Sydlowski

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* Licensed Montréal Tourist Guide

* Guiding permit issued by the City of Montréal

* Graduate of the Professional Montréal Tourist Guide Training Program from the Hotel & Tourism Institute of Quebec (ITHQ)

* Member of the Montreal Professional Tourist Guide Association (APGT)

* Covered by Group Liability Insurance (with the APGT)

* Bike Tour Guide - certified by Vélo Québec

* First Aid / Basic Life Support Course certified by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

* Diploma of Collegial Studies in Tourism

* Diploma of Collegial Studies in Social Sciences

* 20+ years of work experience in the local Montreal tourism industry (media relations, event planner and convention services at Tourisme Montreal, hotel concierge, travel agent, trainer, tourist information agent etc..)

* Photographer


I do not offer tours outside of Montréal.

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Private tour guide Lesley

Winter Charms of Old Montreal - Private,...


Winter Experience - 2.5-hour private winter walking tour (available,...

162 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Montreal 101 - Private Local Urban Experience,...


An authentic local urban experience where you see the Montreal of Montrealers!

288 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

5 hours

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Discover RESO: Montreal's Underground,...


100% Indoors & Includes the Place Ville-Marie 360 Observatory - the,...

201 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

3 hours

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