All year and every year, Montréal hosts over 40 festivals ranging from the traditional to the wildly avant-garde. Jazz, laughter, food and snow are just four of the many reasons Montrealers' take to the streets, theatres and clubs, and party for weeks on end. Montréal is truly an experience: old world charm, French joie de vivre and a modern style all its own. In this section, wander through travel itineraries and themed visits. Let yourself be transported into the very heart of the Montréal experience!
Double-Decker City! When in Montréal, look down and you'll see double. That's because this is really two cities in one. Above ground is the largest concentration of stores in the country, underneath lie miles of commercial space; every nook and cranny filled with more shops and boutiques. Montréal offers phenomenal shopping from serious chic to unique gifts, not to mention a host of services such as soothing spa treatments. Browsing or buying, you'll discover great shops all over the city... and even underneath it! Venture out into streets lined with Victorian boutiques, antique shops or a whole underground network of commercial centres. From downtown chic to Old Montréal charm, the incredible choice is yours.
From award-winning restaurants to ethnic food stores to locally grown products, Montréal is a city oozing with a thousand flavours. Discover everyone and everything behind the cuisine that's melted the hearts of food lovers far and wide. Just take your pick; our palate-pleasing and informative tours are designed to suit every epicurean's tastes. Dining in Montréal promises to be a memorable part of your trip. Satisfy your craving for great food, Montréal-style.