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STEP INTO A WORLD OF LUXURY


ENJOY THE BEST OF MONTRÉAL


WITH EXHILARATING ENTERTAINMENT, GOURMET FOOD, OLD-WORLD HISTORY AND INSPIRING ARCHITECTURE AMONG SOME OF ITS TOP CHARMS, MONTRÉAL IS THE PERFECT LUXURY GETAWAY. DISCOVER A COSMOPOLITAN METRO­POLIS WHERE EUROPEAN CHIC AND CUTTING-EDGE CREATIVITY COEXIST, AND WORLD-CLASS FESTIVALS AND NIGHTLIFE SHINE BIG AND BRIGHT.

THRILL YOUR TASTE BUDS

RESTAURANTS

MAJOR OUTDOOR MARKETS

Atelier Joël Robuchon

Jean-Talon Market

For travelers with discerning palates, Montréal never disappoints. Our world-class chefs have put the city’s culinary offer in the international spotlight, treating foodies to meals that are pure magic.

Europea

From mouthwatering multi-course meals to decadent desserts, epicureans will love the city’s vibrant gourmet scene.

L’Auberge Saint-Gabriel

Good food here is abundant, whether you have reservations at a five-star restaurant, are checking out the hottest new eatery or browsing its colourful open-air markets.

Maison Boulud

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Helena

restauranthelena.com

Graziella

restaurantgraziella.ca aubergesaint-gabriel.com

Le Serpent leserpent.ca

maisonboulud.com

Montréal Plaza Restaurant montrealplaza.com

Restaurant Hvor hvor.ca

Restaurant TOQUÉ! restaurant-toque.com

marchespublics-mtl.com The multicultural flavours and sights of the Jean-Talon Market have been attracting crowds to Little Italy since 1933. In addition to the ubiquitous fruit, vegetable, flower stalls and firs is a tasty array of specialty shops that feature spices, oils, cheeses, meats, pastries and other exquisite products that are specific to Québec.

Atwater Market

marchespublics-mtl.com Open since 1933, the Atwater Market features a diverse range of merchants, caterers and specialty boutiques selling meats, fish, baked goods and fine foods all year round, in addition to its many vegetable and horticultural producers. The Lachine Canal cycling path leads up to the market.


STEP OUT ON THE TOWN Montréal is energetic and ebullient, and has endless entertainment options. If your tastes run classical and cultural, the range of choice is impeccable: award-winning orchestras, gorgeous museums and art galleries and stunning dance companies will sate your senses. Meeting up with friends? The city teems with swanky restaurants and bars that are great for intimate gatherings. Film buffs and music lovers, for their part, can get their fill at the city’s many avant-garde film and music festivals, while racing fans can immerse themselves in the thrill of the F1 Grand Prix engines.

Quartier des spectacles

FESTIVALS AND EVENTS Montréal en Lumière

montrealhighlights.com February 23 to March 12, 2017 A sparkling winter festival that features three scintillating components; performing arts, light and gourmet cuisine.

SEE MONTRÉAL IN 2017 With its irresistible blend of style, creativity and chic, Montréal offers truly upscale experiences. And in 2017, the city will be celebrating its 375th anniversary with even more exclusive performances, events and celebrations across the city. Come join us because it’s going to be a truly unique year, and you don’t want to miss it! 375mtl.com

Montréal AVUDO May 17 to September 2, 2017 The Old Port will host Montréal AVUDO, a grandiose multimedia show designed and staged by Daniele Finzi Pasca and poetic tribute to the St. Lawrence River.

Grand Prix du Canada circuitgillesvilleneuve.ca Annually in June

The best Formula 1 drivers in the world meet at the demanding Gilles-Villeneuve Circuit.

Festival International de Jazz de Montréal montrealjazzfest.com Annually in July

The world’s largest jazz festival features over 650 shows, including 370 free outdoor concerts presented in the heart of downtown Montréal.

L’International des Feux Loto-Québec laronde.com Annually in July

An awe-inspiring international fireworks competition featuring 10 spectacular pyromusical displays that each last 30 minutes.

MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE

montrealcompletementcirque.com Annually in July Circus troupes and performers from near and far take the cultural metropolis by storm for a summer event not to be missed.

OSM Classical Spree Festival vireeclassique.osm.ca Annually in August

An effervescent and joyful celebration of great music and outstanding performers from around the world. Presented throughout the day in a casual setting, these 45-minute concerts are an invitation to the general public to attend a variety of performances.

YUL EAT

festivalyuleat.com Annually in September Each fall, foodies can enjoy exclusive food and drink tastings, culinary demos and conferences in Montréal’s Old Port.

Just For Laughs Festival

Gardens of Light

The world’s largest and most prestigious comedy event presents gala performances, theatre, club shows and free outdoor performances.

Gorgeous gardens glow with hundreds of colourful silk lanterns and beautiful architectural lighting.

hahaha.com Annually in July

Fashion & Design Festival festivalmodedesign.com Annually in August

The Fashion & Design Festival celebrates creativity and culture through a major outdoor event in the heart of downtown Montréal.

espacepourlavie.ca Annually from September to November


SPECIALIZED CITY TOURS Fitz and Follwell Co. fitzandfollwell.co

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Local Montréal

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Montréal on Wheels carouleMontreal.com

Round Table Tours

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Spade & Palacio

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SLEEP TIGHT

ATTRACTIONS Au sommet Place Ville Marie

Whether you’re jetting in for a weekend or stopping over on a cruise, Montréal offers a range of impeccable accommodations.

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Notre-Dame Basilica of Montréal

Montréal’s iconic Place Ville-Marie now features breathtaking panoramas, a gourmet restaurant, an exhibition space and a cuttingedge lounge on its top four floors.

notredamebasilica.ca

The basilica’s magnificent interior, paintings, sculptures and stained glass windows belong to Montréal’s religious heritage.

Cité Mémoire travel back in time

Opéra de Montréal

The city’s dynamic downtown is home to elegant properties whose sumptuous guestrooms are the perfect antidote to a busy day of sightseeing, strolling or shopping.

The Opéra de Montréal is the largest francophone opera company in North America and among the 15 most important opera houses on the continent.

Old Montréal is also home to many of the city’s chicest hotels, restaurants and galleries, which are tucked amidst beautiful greystones, stately squares and soaring cathedrals.

montrealenhistoires.com Montréal’s past comes alive with this moving multimedia exhibition that takes place outside.

Casino de Montréal

casino-de-montreal.com The Casino de Montréal offers one of the largest game varieties in North America. It includes five restaurants and four bars and a cabaret, which host shows, performances and concerts from the most popular local and international singers.

Montréal Botanical Garden – Space for life montrealspaceforlife.ca

Cultivate a patch of happiness at the Space for Life. An oasis in the middle of the city for over 80 years, the Montréal Botanical Garden is recognized as one of the largest and most beautiful in the world.

Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal macm.org

Devoted to contemporary art, the museum presents the wealth of Québec creativity expressed in visual works.

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Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal osm.ca

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Québec’s leading cultural ambassador, treats audiences to some 100 concerts each year.

Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History pacmuseum.qc.ca

At the very birthplace of Montréal, the museum offers an archaeological tour that takes visitors time travelling from the 14th century to the present day.

The Montréal Museum of Fine Arts mbam.qc.ca

This beautiful and important museum has an encyclopedic permanent collection that is among the most impressive in North America.

HOTELS Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

Renaissance Montréal Downtown

Le Crystal

Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile

Loews Hôtel Vogue

W Montréal

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Ritz-Carlton Montréal ritzmontreal.com

marriott.com/yulmd

sofitelmontreal.com whotels.com/montreal

William Gray

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CRUISES TRAVELLING TO MONTRÉAL IN 2017 Hapag Lloyd

Saga Cruises

Holland America

Seabourn

Holland America

Silversea

Europa July

Maasdam May to September (total 8) Rotterdam September (x2), October

Holland America Veendam May to October (total 9)

Oceania

Insignia June, September, October

Regent Seven Seas SS Mariner October (x2)

Regent Seven Seas

Saga Sapphire October

Seabourn Quest September, October (x2) Silver Muse September

Silversea

Silver Whisper September, October

Viking Cruises Viking Sea October

Viking Cruises Viking Sky September

Viking Cruises Viking Star October

SS Navigator August

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West Palm Beach, FL Air Canada

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Manager – Media and Leisure Market garchambault@mtl.org

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Montréal 2017 _ Step into a world of luxury  

With exhilarating entertainment, gourmet food, old-world history and inspiring architecture among some of its to charms, Montréal is the per...

Montréal 2017 _ Step into a world of luxury  

With exhilarating entertainment, gourmet food, old-world history and inspiring architecture among some of its to charms, Montréal is the per...

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