History Walking Tour of Old Montreal

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1,340 reviews   (4.67)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 1 hours

Departs: Montreal, Montreal

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Soak in the rich history, culture and heritage of Montreal on this walking tour of Old Montreal. See famous sites such as the exterior of Notre-Dame Basilica, Place Jacques-Cartier, City Hall and Champ de Mars, and learn about the city's amazing art and spectacular architecture from your guide, all while enjoying the quaint French charm. You can choose to tour the east side, west side or both the east and west sides of Old Montreal.

What's Included

Certified guide services

Local taxes

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
  • CHILD: Age: 6 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 64
  • SENIOR: Age: 65 - 99

Additional Info

  • Our guides who are sick, showing COVID-19 related symptoms, awaiting a diagnosis, have been in contact with a probable/confirmed case in the last 5 days or in quarantine for any other reasons are not allowed to work.
  • Service animals allowed
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • When doing both East & West tours on the same day, please note that the first tour starts at 11:00 a.m. and the second one at 1:30 p.m. You will have a 1-hour break in between both tours and you will end at 3:00 p.m.
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • This tour operates year-round
  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

Old Montreal
Your tour will be spent exploring the sights and attractions of Old Montreal

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Notre-Dame Basilica
Meet your guide near Notre-Dame Basilica to begin your walking tour of Old Montreal, the city's historic heart. Admire the masterful Gothic Revival architecture of this basilica (the tour does not go inside the church).

• Admission Ticket Free

Place d'Armes
You'll learn about this amazing city's rich history, French heritage and bustling culture as you roam the streets and visit top Montreal attractions such as Place d'Armes and the Royal Bank

• Admission Ticket Free

Place Jacques-Cartier
See the famous plaza and near by St. Jacques street, the "Wall Street" of Canada

• Admission Ticket Free

City Hall
See the beautiful Montreal City Hall

• Admission Ticket Free

Rue St-Paul
Stroll down St Paul Street, one of the most picturesque street's in Montreal

• Admission Ticket Free

Bonsecours Market (Marche Bonsecours)
Don't miss Bonsecours Market, which has served as Montreal's main public market for more than 100 years!

• Admission Ticket Free

Explore Champ de Mars, a public park that was once the site of Montreal's city walls

• Admission Ticket Free


Informative and fun
Dpenso11, 01-01-2023
I really enjoyed it and it was very interesting and compelling. We went to various locations and a good explanations were made of Old Montreal.
Great walking tour!
JeanFrancois_L, 31-12-2022
It was a wonderful day for a walk, and our guide was very informative. I would highly recommend this walking tour on a nice day.
The instructor was very...
Tania_A, 19-12-2022
The instructor was very kind and friendly , made the tour interesting and thank god for the bus because it was snowing .
Great value and shorter time is good (especially winter months)
Stephanie_L, 11-12-2022
The most memorable parts of the tour were learning about the architecture of that part of Montreal, the symbolism of the white pine on the city flag and learning about the beaver fur trade.
Excellent option and friendly guide!
Alishba_A, 09-12-2022
Very good option for those looking
To explore the city by eating all the best of the best along the way! Very filling
Food tour and guide was excellent and accommodating

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