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Free Old Montreal Tours

845 reviews
Montreal, Canada
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About Free Old Montreal Tours
Discover the classic areas of the old town by visiting its essential historic sites. Enjoy passionate guides and lively stories, as we take you through 300 years of vibrant history. The stuff you won't find in a guide book. First time in Montreal? This tour's for you! Offered many days a week.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the walking tour at 5.30 PM on a very cold day in June! Despite the really poor weather, I had a great time. I got a lot of information, historical and local and funny facts. I think guide’s name was Ariana, but not...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Zena d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide Christian was very knowledgeable,gave us a lot of information about Old Montreal.The way he presents the subject,tells you how much he enjoys his job.It’s a one way to get the information from a book,and totally different when you listen to the experienced...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Elena D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the tour with Etienne on June 8th. He is very dedicated and brought lots of interesting info. He wasn't too pushy for tips at the end, what's pretty good. He wasn't so humble thought, that bothered me a little, but overall great tour, I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide Caroline was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Learned lots of history, saw many interesting sites. AND it was all FREE!!!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank deb r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I just had a wonderful free tour of Old Montréal with tour guide Darren. He was incredibly informative, engaging, and very funny and entertaining. Top rating and highest recommendation for this tour and guide!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very personable and friendly guide. Came prepared with lots information, advice and tips. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Diane Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I seek out walking tours wherever I travel, and Darren's Old Montreal Tour was a wonderful introduction to the city! He arranged the tour thematically so we learned about political history at the old city hall, economics at the port, demography at the place where...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tourguide Adriana was very knowledgeable about Montreal and walked us through the amazing history of Montreal and how it evolved over the years. She was very pleasant and went out of her way to answer questions from the group. I learned a lot and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Darren our guide gave us an insightful 2.5 hours tour on Montréal. Not only about the history, but also the current social information which I find particularly informative and interesting. He was also very caring - looking out for the participants as we crossed roads...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank DoreenL590
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Stephen was wonderful, very knowledgeable about Montreal’s history and culture! I recommend going at the beginning of your trip so you can try out all of the recommendated places to visit/ dine at.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Lauren P
June 15, 2019|
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Response from Marissa A | Reviewed this property |
The difference is the tips because in paid walking tour you’re not obliged to give tips. But in free walking tour the tour guide’s income depend on the tips given to him by his group. Also, I found the tour guides in free... More
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Mary C
March 6, 2019|
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Oh wait - it looks like the season might be over for the walking tours ? You might want to call if you are able .
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Mariaburgess
December 29, 2018|
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Response from Mia W | Reviewed this property |
They still have food tours (access via website already referenced) but these are not the usual free (pay what you want) tours. Still a walking tour so you need VERY WARM clothes. It is currently -11 Celsius and will be -20... More
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