Best activities in Montreal

Check out the top activities in Montreal, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Parc du Mont-Royal
1. Parc du Mont-Royal
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30 local reviews
1260, ch Remembrance, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 843-8240
Establishment
Jeffrey
Designed by the same urbanist that created Central Park, it is the perfect scene for a leisure walk with a lov…
Jane Deny
Walking the trails on Mount-Royal or even biking them will reward you with great views of the city and in the …
Jess And Todd
This mountain is located in the middle of the city and is one of the great tourist activities! There are many …
1. Parc du Mont-Royal
1. Parc du Mont-Royal
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30 local reviews
1260, ch Remembrance, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 843-8240
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Designed by the same urbanist that created Central Park, it is the perfect scene for a leisure walk with a lover or the family. Located on t…
Jane Deny
Jane Deny
Walking the trails on Mount-Royal or even biking them will reward you with great views of the city and in the distance, the South shore. Bri…
Jess And Todd
Jess And Todd
This mountain is located in the middle of the city and is one of the great tourist activities! There are many hiking trails (and in the wint…
2. Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal
2. Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal
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28 local reviews
Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal, Montreal
(514) 496-7678
RestaurantLodgingFood
David
Walking, activities (pedalo, biking, zipline,...), street performance, eating, buying souvenirs, drinking on p…
Josiane
Walk along the water and enjoy all sorts of different activities such as kayaking, rafting, biking, zip lining…
Éliane Et Éric
Unavoidable historic place to visit if you come to Montreal. Bunch of activities, museum, art galleries and re…
2. Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal
2. Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal
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28 local reviews
Vieux-Port de Montréal / Old Port of Montreal, Montreal
(514) 496-7678
David
David
Walking, activities (pedalo, biking, zipline,...), street performance, eating, buying souvenirs, drinking on patios...
Josiane
Josiane
Walk along the water and enjoy all sorts of different activities such as kayaking, rafting, biking, zip lining etc. Great restaurants and ar…
Éliane Et Éric
Éliane Et Éric
Unavoidable historic place to visit if you come to Montreal. Bunch of activities, museum, art galleries and restaurants.
3. Le Vieux-Port
3. Le Vieux-Port
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87 local reviews
Le Vieux-Port, Montreal
SublocalityPolitical
Michel
Out in the fresh air or inside, the Old Port is a veritable profusion of activities that will work your body, …
Milo
The Oscar-nominated movie Brooklyn was shot in Montreal's Old Port, as it shares the look and feel of the Big …
Demenick
Out in the fresh air or inside our stellar facilities, the Old Port is a veritable profusion of activities tha…
3. Le Vieux-Port
3. Le Vieux-Port
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87 local reviews
Le Vieux-Port, Montreal
Michel
Michel
Out in the fresh air or inside, the Old Port is a veritable profusion of activities that will work your body, your emotions, and your mind. …
Milo
Milo
The Oscar-nominated movie Brooklyn was shot in Montreal's Old Port, as it shares the look and feel of the Big Apple's old ports. A popular t…
Demenick
Demenick
Out in the fresh air or inside our stellar facilities, the Old Port is a veritable profusion of activities that will work your body, your em…
4. Jardin Botanique
4. Jardin Botanique
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70 local reviews
4101 Rue Sherbrooke Est, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 872-1400
Establishment
Dan And Nathalie
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanica…
Christopher+Fatine
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanica…
Gabriel
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanica…
4. Jardin Botanique
4. Jardin Botanique
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70 local reviews
4101 Rue Sherbrooke Est, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 872-1400
Dan And Nathalie
Dan And Nathalie
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanical gardens. It offers a colourf…
Christopher+Fatine
Christopher+Fatine
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanical gardens. It offers a colourf…
Gabriel
Gabriel
The Montréal Botanical Garden, one of the city’s jewels, is recognized as one of the world’s greatest botanical gardens. It offers a colourf…
5. Biodôme de Montréal / Montréal Biodôme
5. Biodôme de Montréal / Montréal Biodôme
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59 local reviews
4777 Avenue Pierre-de Coubertin, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 868-3000
Establishment
Team Meg Jordi
Traverse the many climates of Canada and enjoy some of the animals found here. This is a great family activity…
Cédrick
Biodôme: Animals, nature! Awesome place for kids, lots of activities! Planetarium (just beside Biodôme): Inc…
Good Living
The Montreal Biodome is a facility located at Olympic Park in the Montreal neighbourhood of Mercier–Hochelaga-…
5. Biodôme de Montréal / Montréal Biodôme
5. Biodôme de Montréal / Montréal Biodôme
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59 local reviews
4777 Avenue Pierre-de Coubertin, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 868-3000
Team Meg Jordi
Team Meg Jordi
Traverse the many climates of Canada and enjoy some of the animals found here. This is a great family activity​. The Biodome is indoors, som…
Cédrick
Cédrick
Biodôme: Animals, nature! Awesome place for kids, lots of activities! Planetarium (just beside Biodôme): Incredible spectacle of the star …
Good Living
Good Living
The Montreal Biodome is a facility located at Olympic Park in the Montreal neighbourhood of Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve that allows visito…
6. Tower of Montreal
6. Tower of Montreal
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52 local reviews
4549 RUE PIERRE DE COUBERTIN, Montréal
(514) 252-4141
Establishment
Coco & Jack
Tower visit, guided tours, sporting activities
Maité & Simon
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Janique
Built in 76 for the Games. World's tallest inclined tower. Observatory on the top. Constuit pour les jeux d…
6. Tower of Montreal
6. Tower of Montreal
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52 local reviews
4549 RUE PIERRE DE COUBERTIN, Montréal
(514) 252-4141
Coco & Jack
Coco & Jack
Tower visit, guided tours, sporting activities
Maité & Simon
Maité & Simon
See website for activities
Janique
Janique
Built in 76 for the Games. World's tallest inclined tower. Observatory on the top. Constuit pour les jeux de 76. Plus grande tour incliné…
7. Lac aux Castors
7. Lac aux Castors
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33 local reviews
Lac aux Castors, Montreal
Natural feature
Noemie
Halfway through a trek up the Mont-Royal mountain, in the heart of the city, leisure activities are offered in…
William
Lovely hiking trails, lake and both winter and summer activities!
Meagan
Montreal's most famous park. A vast variety of activities are available including: hicking, walking trails, bi…
7. Lac aux Castors
7. Lac aux Castors
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33 local reviews
Lac aux Castors, Montreal
Noemie
Noemie
Halfway through a trek up the Mont-Royal mountain, in the heart of the city, leisure activities are offered in the summer and cross-country …
William
William
Lovely hiking trails, lake and both winter and summer activities!
Meagan
Meagan
Montreal's most famous park. A vast variety of activities are available including: hicking, walking trails, biking, bbqs on site, picnics, l…
8. Mont Royal
8. Mont Royal
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196 local reviews
Mont Royal, Montreal
Natural feature
Yan
Montreal’s spectacular Mount Royal Park (Parc du Mont-Royal) was inaugurated in 1876 as a place where city peo…
Theo
Beautiful Mount Royal with many view points show off the city at its best. Evening views show the beautiful li…
Luce
Montreal's lung! This park has it all: summer sports, winter sports, kid-friendly activities, romantic spots, …
8. Mont Royal
8. Mont Royal
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196 local reviews
Mont Royal, Montreal
Yan
Yan
Montreal’s spectacular Mount Royal Park (Parc du Mont-Royal) was inaugurated in 1876 as a place where city people could enjoy acres of green…
Theo
Theo
Beautiful Mount Royal with many view points show off the city at its best. Evening views show the beautiful lights and daytime will give you…
Luce
Luce
Montreal's lung! This park has it all: summer sports, winter sports, kid-friendly activities, romantic spots, etc etc.
9. Biosphère
9. Biosphère
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12 local reviews
160 Chemin du Tour de l'Isle, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 283-5000
Establishment
Yan
Built in 1967 as interior exhibition space for the Expo 67 World Fair, Montreal’s Biosphere is now an environm…
Paola
Built in 1967 as interior exhibition space for the Expo 67 World Fair, Montreal’s Biosphere is now an environm…
Charles
Offers beautiful views back to the city and is a great adventure to this close by island.
9. Biosphère
9. Biosphère
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12 local reviews
160 Chemin du Tour de l'Isle, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 283-5000
Yan
Yan
Built in 1967 as interior exhibition space for the Expo 67 World Fair, Montreal’s Biosphere is now an environment museum offering interactiv…
Paola
Paola
Built in 1967 as interior exhibition space for the Expo 67 World Fair, Montreal’s Biosphere is now an environment museum offering interactiv…
Charles
Charles
Offers beautiful views back to the city and is a great adventure to this close by island.
10. Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences
10. Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences
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22 local reviews
Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 496-4724
MuseumEstablishment
Vithu
Popular science museum in the old port with lots of interactive activities.​
Maddie
Amazing exhibitions and some really fun hands-on activities to keep kids busy for hours. Also has IMAX theatre…
Ray And Sigal
Great place to spend half a day with the kids! Lots of interactive exhibitions and activities. IMAX theatre. A…
10. Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences
10. Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences
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22 local reviews
Cinéma IMAX TELUS du Centre des sciences, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 496-4724
Vithu
Vithu
Popular science museum in the old port with lots of interactive activities.​
Maddie
Maddie
Amazing exhibitions and some really fun hands-on activities to keep kids busy for hours. Also has IMAX theatre.
Ray And Sigal
Ray And Sigal
Great place to spend half a day with the kids! Lots of interactive exhibitions and activities. IMAX theatre. And it's at the old port! Paddl…
11. Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
11. Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
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63 local reviews
260 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 285-4200
Establishment
Roger
This is the place to go at least once during your stay, many festivals an other activities are at Place des Ar…
David
Loads of concerts and activities
Anna
An area including indoor and outdoor spaces for all sorts of festivities - festivals, concerts, activities. Th…
11. Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
11. Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
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63 local reviews
260 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 285-4200
Roger
Roger
This is the place to go at least once during your stay, many festivals an other activities are at Place des Art, it is mostly outdoors and f…
David
David
Loads of concerts and activities
Anna
Anna
An area including indoor and outdoor spaces for all sorts of festivities - festivals, concerts, activities. There's usually something happen…
12. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier
12. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier
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59 local reviews
ParkEstablishment
Maeve
Great park, lots of green space and activities (pétanque, swimming pool etc.)
Kate
Beautiful park in the summer with plenty of activities. Public pool (kids pool and adult), weekly movies in th…
Kelly
They have a great outdoor pool, excellent for picking and activities.
12. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier
12. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier
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59 local reviews
Maeve
Maeve
Great park, lots of green space and activities (pétanque, swimming pool etc.)
Kate
Kate
Beautiful park in the summer with plenty of activities. Public pool (kids pool and adult), weekly movies in the park, picnic tables, boccie …
Kelly
Kelly
They have a great outdoor pool, excellent for picking and activities.