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Independent City Discoveries: A Taste of Montreal

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Program #18521RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Let local experts lead you on an intimate journey of Montréal, with its 16th-century cobblestone streets, Victorian elegance and laid-back francophone culture. Dive into the city's rich history, culinary traditions, and its artistic passion. Experience the historic European charm and Montreal’s quintessential joie de vivre.


• Participate in a tasting tour of Montréal’s fine restaurants from the cultural communities that enrich the city.
• Gain insight into the city’s rich history, from settlement to current economic and cultural powerhouse.
• Local instructors lead you to out-of-the-way, favorite neighborhoods with great tips of areas to explore on your own, such as the grounds of McGill University and the Golden Square Mile.

Program Notes

This program includes substantial free time, directions for self-guided excursions, a pass for entry to five major museums and a 3-day metro pass.

Activity Notes

Urban walking of two miles or more over varied terrain; some stairs.

Date Notes
This departure coincides with the following Montreal festivals: International Festival of Circus Arts, Just for laughs Festival and Festival International de Percussions.8/5/2015
Program offers the opportunity to enjoy during free-time the annual OSM Classical Spree Festival. 30, 45-minutes concerts on August 7th and 8th in the heart of the Theatre District. 9/3/2015
Program coincides with The Magic of Lanterns at the Chinese Garden in the Botanical Garden.10/7/2015
Program coincides with The Magic of Lanterns at the Chinese Garden in the Botanical Garden.

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at no additional cost on this date ...
4 nights of accommodations
6 meals: 4 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 2 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips


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