Explore the beautiful city of Montreal
Those that know Montreal, know that it is a great place to shop, dine and tour. Situated on the Island of Montreal and surrounded by the Saint Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers, the city is incredibly beautiful. Montreal is the second largest city in Canada and has a reputation for culture, beautiful old buildings and excellent ambience. It has been ranked as the best city in the world to live and a visit to this stunning city will soon help you understand why.
There is plenty to see and do in the beautiful city of Montreal. For architectural splendour, you might start your Montreal travel with a tour of the Notre-Dame Basilica, the city’s oldest church. Then you can continue your trip back in time with a horse-drawn carriage ride through the historical Parisian-styled district known as Old Montreal. The Chateau Ramezay Museum is an interesting historical museum as well as a beautiful building. After all this educational sightseeing, you will likely be eager to come back to the present. A good place to start is by visiting the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts where you can enjoy a taking a peak at Canada’s finest artworks through the ages. Another great stop is the Place Jacques-Cartier, a plaza where both natives and tourists gather to enjoy a lively outdoor atmosphere.
For a relaxing afternoon, you might want to try the Montreal Botanical Gardens which features the incredibly interesting Montreal Insectarium. If you love the botanical gardens, the Biodome de Montreal is also worth a visit and will allow you to enjoy four completely different ecological habitats and a zoo. The more young at heart will likely enjoy a trip to the La Ronde Amusement Park where they can enjoy a variety of thrill rides. Or you may prefer to visit the Casino de Montreal in an attempt to increase your finances. Of course, any trip to this city should be rounded up with some great Montreal shopping or a fine meal at a Montreal restaurant.
So book your Montreal hotel and flight to Montreal now to make sure that you don’t miss out on this exciting tourist destination!