Often referred to as ‘The Paris of North America’, Montreal is an intriguing mix of tradition and innovation. Nestled along the St. Lawrence River, the city – which is actually an island – welcomes visitors into its cultural hub of art, fine dining and unique history.
Montreal was discovered 350 years ago by French explorers, and the European influence has retained a captivating hold over the city ever since. The Quartier International de Montreal is full of peaceful streets, cultural treasures and some of the city’s best-known landmarks.
Love to shop? Montreal is the city for you. The famous Sainte-Catherine Street is 15 kilometres of department stores, artisan stores and high-end restaurants. Stroll further afield in the city and you will discover quirky boutiques and the chance to purchase some unique aboriginal folk art.
The second largest city in Canada, Montreal is more than a great cultural haven. The city is home to an exciting nightlife, with quirky pubs and high-end bars that will keep the young at heart entertained until the early hours of the morning.
If you are looking for the perfect romantic getaway, Montreal is the perfect city to fall in love all over again. Grab a strong coffee with that special someone and watch the world go by in Square St. Louis, one of the oldest and most beautiful public squares in the city.
Montreal is home to numerous fascinating neighbourhoods, many of which can be accessed by the extensive underground network that the city is famous for. Why not also use the underground walkways to explore Montreal’s famous culinary scene? The city is full of French-inspired cuisine, high-end fine dining and cheap eats that will delight all of your senses.
Would you love to visit this stylish, picturesque and multicultural city? A visit to Montreal will provide you will experiences that you won’t be able to find anywhere else in North America. Get in touch with our Canada Travel Specialists today to plan your trip to Canada. We can provide a personal advisor who will custom-design your itinerary to fit your requirements, low deposits and fantastic holiday payment plans – there has never been a better time to jet off to ‘La Belle Ville’.
“Montreal is the perfect city for any foodies! There are amazing restaurants on every corner so you will never go hungry. The architecture is beautiful, but if the weather takes a turn you can explore an incredible network of underground shops, museums and entertainment! I will definitely be back.”
Karen Robertson Cree, Business Development Manager