Get Inspired / Canada & Alaska / Canada Canada: Highlights of Montreal Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / Canada & Alaska / Canada Canada: Highlights of Montreal story by: Inspire Canada & Alaska From your vantage point on Mount Royal, you can look down on all of Montréal and the St Lawrence River, making it the perfect starting point to get your bearings. Even better, if it’s a fine winter day, you might even fit in a spot of skiing! But where to from here? You could hire a calèche (horse-drawn carriage) and ride through the streets of Old Montréal; join the foodies at the Jean-Talon Market in Little Italy or explore the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve district with its vast biodome featuring four distinct ecosystems. LAURENTIAN MOUNTAINS TOUR Freshwater lakes and picturesque villages dot the landscape in the magnificent Laurentian Mountains just north of Montréal. Take a cruise on the Lac des Sables in St. Agathe and spend some time amongst the charming shops of Saint Sauveur. DEPARTS: Wed, Fri & Sat (May-Oct) DURATION: 9 hours BIKING TOUR MONTREAL Slip away for a cycling adventure with a professional guide to show you the major attractions and help you discover hidden places. This is an easy circuit with plenty of photogenic stops and commentary on history, architecture and life in Montréal. DEPARTS: Fri-Mon (Jun-Sep) DURATION: 4 hours A DAY IN QUEBEC CITY You will be charmed by the old world atmosphere of Québec City with its narrow streets, steep hills and historical treasures that take you back more than 350 years to the French regime. Guided from Montréal, includes 90 minute river cruise. DEPARTS: Daily (May-Oct) DURATION: Full day Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Taupo Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wakatipu: Queenstown Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Similar Journeys Add or remove from Wishlist Views to wake up to Read more Add or remove from Wishlist Inspire - February 2017 Read more Done this? Tell your friends about it.