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Old Montreal, Montreal

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Wander through one of North America's oldest urban areas at Old Montreal. First established by French colonialists in the mid-17th century (after the defeat of the local Iroquois people), the neighborhood retains much of its old-world charm. Admire the facades of important religious buildings, grab a meal on the terrace of one of the district's many restaurants, or simply lose yourself in the web of cobbled streets. Stroll down to the waterfront to see views over the Saint Lawrence River. Plan to visit Old Montreal during your Montreal vacation using our convenient Montreal trip itinerary planner .
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  • If you go to Montreal in plan of work or any activity outside the Center, you have to take the time to visit Old Montreal. It is one of the most beautiful cities in North America
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  • The streets of old Montreal are part of the areas not to be missed on a visit in this city full of contrasts. Certainly a little touristy but indispensable. There are some friendly bars and a few good restaurants.
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  • This area is lovely, historic, interesting, educational, welcoming. We went back three days in a row just to keep looking at everything and eating. Definitely pay for a couple of the tours, it will en...  more »
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