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Old Montreal Walking Tour

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Notre-Dame Basilica | 110 Rue Notre Dame Ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

Really enjoyed the Walking Tour of Old Montreal West. Tour guide Thomas from Vienna was very well informed and extremely knowledgeable. Unfortunately, I was not able to go inside the Notre-Dame Basilica as they were having a concert. Would have been nice if I was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EscapeChick
Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2019

Bonjour EscapeChick, Thank you for such wonderful feedback! Your walking tour ticket grants you free admission inside the basilica for the whole day (readmission allowed). Usually, when the basilica is closed for events, clients are able to come back later to visit. We are sorry...More

Reviewed December 30, 2018

Louis and Sarah made this tour into an adventure! I live in the Old Port and still learned a ton about my ‘hood. Make sure you dress warmly! Thank you!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Bonjour, Thank you so much! We are glad that you had a great time discovering your own city with Louis and Sarah. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Before arriving in Old Montreal I’d read reviews of the walking tour and some general articles about the benefits of self guided walking tours. We decided to pay for the guide and we’re glad we did. Nathalie was very engaging and showed us so many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour Melody, Thank you so much for your kind words! We will share your nice review with your guide Nathalie. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this tour of Old Montreal. I took both the East and West tour with my friend a local of the Old Port. We had a blast. Louis and Sarah were the consummate guides on a very cold and blustery day. Extremely knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour James, Thank you so much for your 5-star review! We will make sure to share your enthusiastic words with your guides Louis and Sarah. They will certainly appreciate reading your positive comments as much as we did. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed November 1, 2018

Such a great tour! I went on the east and west tours. Martin hosted the west and Frederic G. hosted the east. Both were great guides, and were passionate about the history of Montreal. Each tour was about an hour and a half long, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour Jordon, Thank you for joining our group tours of Old Montréal! Indeed, there is so much to see and learn about the historic district. We are glad you enjoyed the introduction we propose as well as the passion and knowledge of your guides. Best...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

I took both the East and West Old Montreal walking tour with Martin last week. He knows his history of Montreal, which is what you want when visiting for the first time. He was friendly, funny and full of information. Took us to all the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this nice review and for highly recommending our group tours of Old Montréal. We are delighted to hear you appreciated your guide Martin! Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the walking tour for both east / west old Montreal. The tour guide Joanne made it an enjoyable tour, such a history of Montreal I now know more about. Thank you again Clifford J.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Clifford J
Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour Clifford, Thank YOU! It was a real pleasure to help you discover Old Montréal! We are sincerely glad you enjoyed both East & West group tours. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We had a guide called Darren who was exceptional. He was incredibly entertaining and informative. Made sure everyone feel included throughout. This was a brilliant way to see Montreal and gave a totally different perspective to the city. I’d thoroughly recommend for the start of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lindsey C
Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour Lindsey, Thank you so much for recommending our group tours of Old Montréal and for your kind words about your guide Darren. We sincerely appreciate it! Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed October 24, 2018

We quite enjoyed our tour- the guide was knowledgeable, and well spoken. We got to skip the line at the Basilica which was nice and we could re enter using our ticket later in the day if we wished.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 235Yvonne
Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Bonjour 235Yvonne, Thank you for your 5-star review and your positive feedback, we really appreciate it! Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We on both the east n west tours. Both were excellent. We had Martin for both tours n he was absolutely wonderful. Didn't seemed rushed n always asked if we had questions. Seemed like he really loved his job which made the tour that much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Old Montreal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Bonjour, Thank you for such positive feedback about our East & West walking tours of Old Montréal! We will happily share your kind words with your guide Martin. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

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March 8, 2018|
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Response from PapaStefano | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking station on the next block across from the cathedral and another around the corner in Boul St-Laurent. If cobble stones are your issue then I don't think this tour would be suitable for your mobility... More
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Natalie S
September 5, 2017|
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Hello, both tours are interesting but if you need to choose one, we would suggest the East which features all the main sites of Old Montréal. We try to do our best to limit the group between 10 to 15 people but it always... More
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September 2, 2016|
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Meet the tour guides in front of Notre Dame cathedral beside the boutique. They take your money or credit card there. Check the website for times: guidatour. qc. ca
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whispering-hills
Louisville, Kentucky
Too much for one day? (20 Replies)
My husband I will be visiting Montreal in July for 2.5 days with my parents (50s) and younger brother (15). We are okay with a busy day, but want to be exhausted by the end of the day. -Botanical Gardens (is it worth doing the combo ticket with the Biodome?) -Lunch -Lonely Planet Old Montreal Walking Tour (Notre Dame) - guidebook says 2 hours, but we would like to plan for this to take 3-4 hours just to be on the safe side -Dinner -Head to Habitat 67 to watch fireworks since this will...More
June 18, 2011|
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Forgot to ask if the Biodome and the Olympic Stadium Observatory are the same thing? If not, is the observatory worth checking out for the view?