Top 40 Things to do in Montreal, Quebec

Outside of Paris, Montreal is the largest French-speaking city in the world, which is highly reflected by the culture of the city. Named by Monocle Magazine as "Canada's Cultural Capital," there is no shortage of things to do in Montreal. The downtown area is particularly noted for the vibrancy provided by its many festivals.

1-Day Bike Rental
Discover the largest metropolis in Quebec as you spend a day touring the city of Montreal by bicycle. Pedal through vibrant neighborhoods and glide past fascinating attractions like the Notee-Dame Basilica and the Montreal Clock Tower while riding on well-maintained... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$26
per adult

2-Day Hop-on Hop-off Bus Pass with River Cruise
Discover the heart of Montreal with a hop-on hop-off bus pass that takes you to all the city’s renowned landmarks and can’t-miss attractions. Plus, get the chance to check out the skyline from the wide-open decks of a spacious boat... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$63
per adult

3-Day Montreal Museums Pass
Delve into Montreal's world-famous museums with a pass that lets you visit any of 30 institutions over a 3-day period. Explore Canada’s art scene, get your hands dirty at an archaeological site, or immerse yourself in the culture of Quebec... Read More

Categories: Attractions

3 days

Free cancellation

$57
per adult

Afternoon Electric Scooter Tour of  the West Side
Montreal is all about neighborhoods, each with its own distinct identity, and this tour is just as unique as the districts you visit. Hop on an electric scooter for a ride that shows you the energy of the city's West... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$61
per adult

Au Sommet Place Ville Marie Observation Deck
Take in Montreal's natural setting and urban landmarks from the 46th floor with a visit to the Au Sommet Place Ville Marie. Stand 600 feet (185 m) above the city in this modern, cross-shaped skyscraper's observation deck, the perfect vantage... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 day

Free cancellation

$17
per adult

Chocolat All the Way: Guided Chocolate-Tasting Walking Tour
Taste your way through the cocoa-centric universe of Montreal's vibrant chocolate-making scene on an expert led tour. Bounce between bean-to-bar boutiques and chocolatier-run confectioneries, savor a light meal of chocolate-based Mexican dishes, and get your fill of rich and creamy... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$66
per adult

City Architecture Tour Across the Saint Lawrence by Bike
Hop on 2 wheels to pedal across the Saint Lawrence, checking out the architecture and historic sights of Montreal by bike. With an expert guide leading the way, zip around the Formula One track on Notre Dame Island, and hang... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$61
per adult

Croisières AML: Evening Sightseeing Cruise
With the city skyline as your backdrop, cruise the St. Lawrence River while your expert guide offers entertaining commentary about the city's history. Relax and sightsee comfortably from the climate-controlled glass-enclosed decks as well as 2 outside terraces. Read More

$52
per adult

Croisières AML: Gourmet 3-Course Dinner Cruise
Indulge in a 3-course meal at twilight aboard the Cavalier Maxim. An enchanting getaway on the St. Lawrence River, this is a unique opportunity to admire the lights of the city from the entirely glass-enclosed dining rooms as well as... Read More
Dinner Cruise on the Saint Lawrence Seaway
Savor an elegant, multi-course meal as you leisurely cruise up the wide waters of the Saint Lawrence Seaway. From your exclusive vantage point, take in views of the Montreal skyline floating by as you tuck into freshly prepared dishes served... Read More

$95
per adult

Downtown Street Food Bike Tour
Hop on a bicycle for a 2-wheeled exploration of downtown Montreal's major landmarks and must-visit street food destinations. Pedal around town with an expert local guide, and stop at a series of street food vendors to discover just what goes... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$52
per adult

Electric Scooter Tour of Plateau, Mile End, Little Italy & Old Montreal
Cruise around Montreal’s most delightful and unique neighborhoods on an electric scooter. Following the lead of your expert guide, you explore the city at a perfect pace that doesn’t tire you out. Visit hotspots like Jean-Talon Market and Mount Royal... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$78
per adult

Evening Scooter Tour of Plateau, Downtown, Latin District & Old Montreal
Check out Montreal's famous sites and terrific nightlife on a tour that shows you around town after dark. An electric scooter combines an easy ride with a street-level view of North America's most European city, carrying you to shops, pubs,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$78
per adult

Gourmet 5-Course Dinner Cruise
Enjoy an evening on the water indulging in a gourmet 5-course meal as you admire the city lights. During this enchanting twilight cruise along the St. Lawurence, gaze out from the glass-enclosed dining room or terrace of the Cavalier Maxim.... Read More
Gourmet Food Truck Tour by Bike
Biker-friendly streets and a plethora of tasty food trucks combine to make Montreal an ideal destination for food-lovers and cyclists alike. Hop on a comfortable bike and pedal off behind your guide, working up an appetite over 6 miles (10... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$132
per adult

Grevin Wax Museum
Get up close and personal with your favorite stars at the Grevin Museum, where life-size wax models of Canadian and international athletes, actors, politicians, and thinkers are just waiting for you to strike a pose and snap a picture alongside... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$17
per adult

Guided Flavors & Aromas Walking Tour of Old Montreal
In the hands of a passionate tour guide, explore the culinary charm found in Montreal's oldest neighborhood. Visit specialty shops, boutiques, and French-style bakeries on this walking tour showcasing the city's historic and culinary background. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$45
per adult

Guided Sightseeing Cruise
Aboard the Cavalier Maxim vessel, admire panoramic views of the city from the St. Lawrence River. Your expert guide offers insightful and witty commentary about the city’s history as you sightsee comfortably from the climate-controlled glass-enclosed decks and outside terraces.... Read More

$22
per adult

Little Italy Guided Walking Tour
This guided walking tour takes you on a historical and culinary trip through Montreal's Little Italy neighborhood and into the famous Jean-Talon Market, known in part for the great cultural diversity of its shopkeepers and their produce. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$45
per adult

Living Table: Vegan & Sustainable Food Tour
Channel your inner health nut and immerse yourself in Montreal's burgeoning sustainable food scene on this delicious exploration of the city's vegan cuisine. Catch a cooking demo at the Crudessence Academy of Living Foods, pop into an organic food production... Read More

$114
per adult

Micro-Brewery, Distillery & Mixology Tour
Sip your way around the city as you discover its vibrant micro-brewing scene, meet master mixologists, and scope out locally loved distillers on this boozy adventure. An expert guide shares insight into Quebec's liquor-loving past, and tasty bites along the... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$132
per adult

Montreal Afternoon Tea Walking tour
Explore the history of tea in Montreal with an expert guide leading the way. Visit shops that have contrasting ways of brewing teas to get a thorough representation of the many unique forms of tea in the city. You can... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$132
per adult

Montreal City Bike Tour
Explore the Montreal that locals know and love during a guided bike tour that takes you to a combination of both popular and off-the-beaten-track pockets of the city. On 2 wheels, enjoy all the main attractions as well as unusual... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$52
per adult

Montreal Tower Observatory
Stand atop the largest inclined tower in the world to view Montreal from a sky-high angle. On a clear day, you can see 50 miles (80 km) in all directions, which offers you the opportunity to witness both the thriving... Read More

Categories: Attractions

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$14
per adult

Montreal Tower Observatory & Space for Life Museum
Take in sweeping city views from the Montreal Tower Observatory—the world’s tallest inclined tower at 575 feet (175 m) high—then choose to explore 1, 2, or 3 of the museums at the Space for Life complex, which includes a biodome,... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes

2 hours

Free cancellation

$24
per adult

Noshes & Nibbles: Jewish Neighborhood Food & Walking Tour
Practice your Yiddish and satisfy your appetite on this flavorful walking tour of Montreal's historically Jewish neighborhood—Outremont. Pop between long-standing eateries and kosher bakeries as you discover the heart and soul of the district, sampling treats like chocolate babka and... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$66
per adult

Old Montreal Ghosts & Spirits Walking Tour
Take to the streets of Old Montreal to enter the world of dark spirits, ominous criminals, and the city’s most infamous deceased inhabitants. Explore rumored paranormal activity and visit the sites where some of Montreal’s spookiest past events have occurred—you... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$18
per adult

Old Montreal Walking Tour
Discover the heart of historic Montreal on this enthralling walking tour. A professional guide shares knowledge of the city's storied past, pointing out the architectural landmarks and centuries-old secrets that abound within the stone walls of Old Montreal. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$19
per adult

Pointe-a-Calliere Montreal Museum of Archaeology & History
A national historic site in its own right, Pointe-a-Calliere takes visitors on a journey through Montreal’s past from the 14th century to the present day. Check out native artifacts, the city’s first marketplace, and the relics within an underground archaeological... Read More

Categories: Attractions

3 hours

Free cancellation

$15
per adult

Private Family-Friendly Bike Tour with Ice Cream
Hop on 2 wheels with your entire crew to explore the city's natural scenery and urban landmarks. With over 400 miles (643 km) of bike paths, Montreal is one of North America's best cities for biking, and a friendly guide,... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$51
per adult

Saint Lawrence Whitewater Jet Boat Adventure
Strap on your lifejacket and prepare to be soaked on the whitewater ride of a lifetime as you raft the world-famous Lachine rapids of the Saint Lawrence River on a specially-designed jet boat. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$51
per adult

SpaFinder Gift Card
Pamper yourself with a facial, sweat it out in hot yoga, or ease into a state of calm with a soothing massage—however you find your bliss, the Spafinder gift card can get you there. With more than 20,000 participating wellness... Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty

1 hour

$38
per adult

Taste of Montreal’s Chinatown Walking Tour
Experience the real Chinatown on a lunchtime walking tour that takes you deep into the heart of this vibrant downtown neighborhood. Learn about the history of the city's Chinese community as you sample specialties from various regions, tasting your way... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$63
per adult

Tastes of the Iberian Peninsula Food & Walking Tour
Forget the cold of Canada and immerse yourself in the sunny flavors of the Iberian peninsula on this Spanish-centric food tour. Sample Mediterranean delicacies at a local deli, try fine charcuterie at a Spanish grocery store, and feast on traditional... Read More

$140
per adult

Underground Walking Tour
Explore Montreal from top to bottom—literally. This unique excursion takes you on an all-encompassing journey through this stunning Canadian city, from the bustling streets and plazas on the surface, to the vast network of luxury shops, businesses, and tunnels that... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

Walking Tour of Old Montreal
Step back in time as you stroll past picturesque squares, amazing edifices, and intriguing ports on this all-encompassing walking tour of Old Montreal. With an experienced guide leading the way, learn about the early days of the City of Spires... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

Whitewater Rafting near Downtown Montreal
Tackle the whitewater rapids of the Saint Lawrence River for a thrilling outdoor adventure just minutes from downtown. Feel the rush as you charge through the waves with a view of the heart of urban Montreal. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

2 hours 15 minutes

Free cancellation

$41
per adult

Whitewater Rapids by Jetboat
Combine the excitement of whitewater rafting with the power of a jetboat on this thrill ride along the Saint Lawrence River. This family-friendly adventure takes you on a high-speed adventure through the Lachine and Sainte-Catherine Rapids for an unforgettable experience... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour 15 minutes

Free cancellation

$49
per adult

Wild Edible Plants & Mushrooms: Full-Day Urban Foraging Tour
Food is everywhere if you know where to find it. This full-day excursion takes you out of the city and into the forest and the fields of the Île Sainte Marguerite to search for edible plants, nuts, and mushrooms in... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$307
per adult

Wine Pairing in Montreal with Tastings
Sample scrumptious wines on this guided tour through Montreal that reveals the secrets behind successful wine pairing. Learn tips and tricks from a sommelier guide as you enjoy carefully planned pairings and visit a luxurious wine cellar. Try 6 different... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$132
per adult

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