Parks and Gardens

Parc-du-mont-RoyalFollow your guide and discover the famous parks as well as the hidden gardens of Montréal, many of them right in the heart of the city. It’s a trip that will definitely have you seeing green!
Highlights & sites visited
Here is an example of a typical tour:

  • Cross Jean-Drapeau Park, site of the 1967 World Fair and of the international Floralies horticultural exhibition ans its 400 acres of land.
  •  Discover the hidden treasures of Old Montréal such as the Château Ramezay’s unique little kitchen garden.
  •  The Quartier international will show you its finest assets, from Victoria Square to the “urban forest” of the Palais des congrès as well as Jean-Paul-Riopelle Place.
  •  Visit Dorchester Square and Canada Place, which together form a veritable oasis of greenery.
  • In the neighbourhood of the Plateau Mont-Royal, be charmed by the green alleys, flowered balconies and sidewalk gardens as well as by Lafontaine Park.
  • Drive through magnificent Mount Royal, nicknamed “the mountain” by Montrealers. This park was designed by Frederik Law Olmsted who also created New York’s Central Park.
  • Optional: A visit of the maison Saint-Gabriel or Religious Hospitallers of Saint Joseph or St-Joseph’s Oratory gardens can also be added ($).

Ruelle-verte-MontrealPractical Information & Reservation

We can customize the duration, the circuit and the content of the tour at any time, according to your needs and interests. Contact us for more information or to book a tour.

Schedule: year-round, day and time of your choice (according to availability).

Suggested length:3 hrs including one optional visit if desired (fees applicable).

2020 Rate: $255 (including taxes) for the private guide service of 3 hrs. Gratuity at your discretion.

Transportation not included. The guide can conduct the visit in your vehicle.
Need a vehicle? We can help you!

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Photo Credits: © Tourisme Montréal, Stéphan Poulin / © Tourisme Montréal / © Bruno Lajeunesse