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Review of Ma Bicyclette

Ma Bicyclette
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Owner description: Discover Montreal's ideal launch pad for your next cycling excursion - Ma Bicyclette! Enjoy car free networks that lead to the St. Lawrence River, Lachine Rapids, Formula 1 race track, Old Montreal, Downtown and much more. This outdoor boutique is located directly on the historic Lachine Canal bike path, steps south of the famous Atwater Market and offers the finest bicycle rental equipment for all ages! Fleet consists of quality comfort Pathway bikes & performance road bikes by Cannondale, unique cycling solutions for families, tandems and quality kids bikes. Our knowledgeable staff are here to advise on rentals, repairs and to offer insight on parts & accessories. Refreshing drinks and energizing snacks available to keep you going! Unique cycling accessories, Montreal memorabilia, cold drinks and rejuvenating snacks. Scenic location, directly on the Lachine Canal dedicated bicycle path (voted top 3 urban cycling destination in North America by Time Magazine) across from the famous Atwater Market. An absolute must visit location in Montreal...for all ages. Winner of Le Grand Prix du Tourisme du Quebec 2010.
Boston, Massachusetts
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2011

I would totally recommend this tour. Ten people were led by Stephanie (yes, she lives up to the hype) on a three hour tour around Montreal. The biking is easy, the bikes are well maintained. Definately take a couple of minutes before the tour and get acclimated to the bike. The majority of the cycling is done in bike lanes or on bike paths, so you are not fighting with cars for space. We decided to keep the bikes for the rest of the day for an additional $5.00 and it was well worth it. We took the bikes out to Parc Jean Drapeau and biked around the park and the Gilles Villenueve track.

Also, it is convienently located on the LaChine Canel bike trail.

Visited September 2011
Thank Miss_E_Boston
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Orlando, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great ride - Great Guide and no silly orange vests!”
Reviewed August 4, 2011

This bicycle tour was not the highest rated, but is definitely the best. Our guide, Stephanie, was a great guide and the location - right along the bike path is superb. It is right across a pedestrian bridge from the Atwater outdoor market so you can go eat lunch when you are done.

We stopped for a break at Mont Royal and had a great snack that Stephanie had picked up at the Atwater Market of local cheeses and fruit as well.

And most important for our teenage kids was that we didn't have to wear the silly looking orange vests one of the other tours groups makes you wear --- we had helmets, just not construction vests.

Visited July 2011
Thank familytravelman64
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Porto, Portugal
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great bike ride thru the old city and surroundings -safe, fun with terrific guide Stephanie”
Reviewed August 4, 2011

Montreal was wonderful - the jazz was hot - loads of FREE concerts every day during the Jazz Festival aswell as great performers in the concert halls. Great food - all prices and a bonus - a really fun bike guided bike ride!

Visited July 2011
Thank anie52
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Montealegre de Campos, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“My Bicyclette - outstanding service”
Reviewed July 22, 2011

stopped in for minor repair, was out in 15 minutes flat. nearly zero wait time, friendly, knowledgable staff, great selection of merch (tires, bottles, cables...), reasonable pricing on service and merch. they also offer one of the best bike tours of the city - can't say enough good things about these guys.

Visited July 2011
Thank Bob M
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Montreal, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Tastes of Montreal”
Reviewed July 19, 2011

I took the three hour bike tour with a friend through the city. It was a great way to see the sites of Montreal - never knew there were so many bike lanes! Travelling on bike was so much better than by car. Knowledgeable and friendly guide. Very enjoyable experience!

Visited July 2011
Thank Smiley0316
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