Montreal & Quebec City - Old Montreal (PDF Chapter)
This is the Old Montréal chapter from Lonely Planet’s Montréal & Québec guide-book.
Artists and buskers converge with picturesque historic architecture in Vieux-Montréal (Old Montréal). Home to the iconic Basilique Notre-Dame and Old Port, attractions include river cruis-es, Cirque du Soleil performances, relaxing waterfront strolls and browsing in plush boutiques.
- soak up the beautiful craftsmanship and soaring architecture of the Basilique Notre-Dame, the city’s spiritual jewel
- take in a circus performance, river cruise, or waterfront stroll at the storied Old Port
- journey back to Montréal’s early foundation on a fascinating subterranean walk inside the Musée d’Archéologie et d’Histoire Pointe-à-Callière
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighborhood Top Five, Explore Old Montréal, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping and Sports & Activities, Old Port, Chinatown.
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