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Old Port of Montreal - Longueuil Ferry

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Address: Jacques Cartier | (Ile Sainte-Hélène), Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Phone Number: 514-281-8000
Description: This local ferry runs from May to October.

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European Charm, in the heart of the city!

Terrific place to visit, as a tourist and a local. So much to see and regardless of the season. We celebrated my 8 yr old sons birthday Ice Fishing in the old port this march. It... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Terrific place to visit, as a tourist and a local. So much to see and regardless of the season. We celebrated my 8 yr old sons birthday Ice Fishing in the old port this march. It was brilliant! Right in the st Lawrence, under the Jaques Cartier bridge, there we were ice fishing! From ferries, to horse drawn carriage rides... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Bring your skates, strollers, bicycles, bring th kids to the Science Museum, have a nice afternoon by the St-Lawrence river. Take a boat cruise and in summer see the International Fireworks competition.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Very romantic large outdoor rink where you can skate, hold hands and listen to music. Great fun. We go every year at Christmas!

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Montreal, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

From the old port of Montreal, you can take your bike or just go by foot on a small ferry and cross over to the South shore of the city. Cost is under 12$. The ride itself is easy, mostly flat throughout once you're on the south shore. The differents views of Montreal are breathaking. You can easily vary you... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This feel a little like Europe... but it has its own soul... it is great for walking visiting, eating in restaurants... see some history or the numerous performing artists in the street... especially during the summer season...

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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We spent a number of hours at the Old Port walking along the river looking at the shops on the pier and the people enjoying the water. There was a cruise ship at the dock which added to the ambiance. There was a lively atmosphere and we enjoyed ourselves.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Part of old Montreal, cobble stone roads and laneway, it is so beautiful when you see it in sunshine or when its lit up in evening. Catch a bite in the local restaurants, enjoy a bowl of ice cream or sit down and listen to local jazz performance. It's very much the way you can imagine how Montreal life would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Old Port of Montréal has so many activites to do. Suggest you rent a bike and just bike around. Than take the ferry with your bike on the Longueuil Ferry and take the bike trail. Just beautiful and its an excellent adventure.

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ON, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I found the Old Port of Montreal and Old Montreal blended....but one adds equally to the other. They have done a good job of making the waterfront accessible to the public and drawing people down there. Parking is good; there is a lot to do; acitvities for the kids; on water activities available also. It's worth the trip

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We spent time in the shade along the water at the picnic tables. It's difficult to find sandwiches for takeout. And you really have to search for classic, European style supplies: cheese, bread, wine, olives - we brought ours from the outdoor market - but if you can, eat lunch at the tables. It's lovely.

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