5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Montreal
As Montrealers, the first thing we miss from home when we travel abroad (ok…besides family!) is definitely food. With the highest number of restaurants per Capita in Canada and the second in North America (after New York), Montreal is without a doubt a city for foodies. Yes, bagels, poutine and smoked-meat are characteristic of the city, but you shouldn’t miss the delicious gastronomy this city has to offer. Choose our Savour experience to taste all the flavours of Montreal!
Are you a beer aficionado? You might just find your paradise in Montreal! The province might be known for its ciders and iced wines, but you can also find more than a hundred different microbreweries, including severals in Montreal. Choose our Savour experience to drink all the flavours of Montreal!
3. Have fun
With more than 100 festival annually, Montreal is certainly not nicknamed ‘City of Festivals’ for nothing. From illuminated winter festivals of art, gastronomy and outdoor sports to international rhythms and circus performances in the heat of summer, you’ll never run out of fun things to do year round.
4. Culture, music & art
From music to art to startups, creativity thrives everywhere in Montreal. Named UNESCO City of Design in 2006, it holds a world leader position in everything artificial intelligence (AI), video games, augmented reality and participative installations. Join our Create experience to follow locals in the best underground art spots of the city.
Open, laid back, friendly and welcoming, this multicultural city attracts creative & cool people. Even if you’re travelling solo, it will be pretty easy to connect with locals here! With any of our experiences, you’ll also get access to a local host to show you around.