Old Montréal East & West

Old Montréal Walking Tours

Discover the major historical sites of the eastern or western Old Montréal in the company a professional guide from Guidatour. Stroll through the charming cobblestone streets and winding alleys of the historic district, revealing its rich heritage. These urban treks are filled with historical, architectural and anecdotal information that will highlight the best of Montréal’s birthplace, whether you are a tourist or a Montrealer.

Both tours include admission to Notre-Dame Basilica at no additional charge (value of $8.00)*. Also get a 50% discount on admission to Pointe-à-Callière Museum with your walking tour ticket (promotion valid until December 31, 2019). We also offer the group walking tour Old Montréal VIP.

Overview of the Old Montréal East Walking Tour

Discover the major historic sites of the eastern sector of Old Montréal and some hidden gems along the way. Among other attractions see: Notre-Dame Basilica, Cours le Royer, St-Paul Street, Place Jacques-Cartier, City Hall, Champ de mars, Bonsecours street and its chapel, end near Bonsecours Market.

Overview of the Old Montréal West Walking Tour

Go off the beaten track in this walking tour. Look back on Montréal’s economic effervescence of the 19th century and witness the dynamism of the metropolis today. Among other attractions see: Notre-Dame Basilica, Place d’Armes, St-Jacques Street and its banks, McGill Street, Place d’Youville and Place Royale, end near Pointe-à-Callière Museum.

Entire Old Montréal (East & West)

Make a combined purchase of the Old Montréal East and West visits for a more favourable price. You can then follow the tours on the same day (1 hr break in between both tours) or on different dates.

*Since the Basilica is closed on Sunday morning, please note that it is not part of the tour on that day. However, your ticket grants you access to the Basilica during their opening hours on the same day, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Practical Information

In front of the Boutique du parvis of Notre-Dame Basilica 110, Notre-Dame West Street (Metro Station: Place d’Armes)

90 minutes per visit

Reserve your Old Montréal Walking Tour

Rates below are in canadian dollars and taxes included. Gratuity left to your discretion.