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Guidatour Private Tours

360, Saint-Francois-Xavier Street | Suite 400, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2S8, Canada
+1 514-844-4021
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US$20.11*
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Walking Tour of Old Montreal
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US$18.91*
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Old Montreal Ghost Walking Tour
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US$120.67*
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Underground city and downtown private walking tour
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Guidatour is a tour guide agency for Montreal, Quebec City and Ottawa. Established in Montreal since 1985, Guidatour is well known for its dynamic, flexible and professional services. Walking tours of Old Montreal and Downtown Montreal for individuals, bus and bike tours, private guides and more!
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“west tour” (5 reviews)
“walking tour” (17 reviews)
“great tour” (8 reviews)
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360, Saint-Francois-Xavier Street | Suite 400, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2S8, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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+1 514-844-4021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sarah was our tour guide and she was GREAT! Very engaging! Lots of good info! The tour of Old Montreal West just wasn't as interesting for our tastes as it focused more on the financial institutions. But the info on the architecture was great. Highly...More

Thank Marie H
Guidatour, Responsable réception at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Marie, Thank you for reviewing our guaranteed departures group visits of Old Montréal. Some people do prefer the West tour which is indeed more focused on the financial history, but we are glad you appreciated your guide and the architectural information. Thanks for recommending...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time with our private guide tour Luis. Although it was raining at the beginning she made the tour unforgettable. She also made sure to find cool facts about the city that relate to us. A very entertaining tour.

Thank Galit B
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Galit, Thank you for sharing your unforgettable experience! It is nice to hear your guide took the time to personalized the tour and that you found it entertaining. We will make sure to let her know your appreciation! Guidatour's Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this tour with our two kids aged 10 and 14. Louis, our guide was fabulous. He was so passionate and knowledgeable about everything that we couldn't help but get caught up in the stories that he told us. This tour was super informative...More

Thank Anna K
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Anna, Thank you for this wonderful review and for recommending us! We will pass on your kind words to Louis. Guidatour's Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the tour of Old Montreal West and learned a lot from our guide Louis. We started with the Basilica and then focused on the financial district and development of downtown. It was interesting, but I think perhaps we would have enjoyed the Old...More

Thank StacyInDC2012
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Stacy! Thank you for sharing your comments and for recommending us. You are right about the focus of the East and West side visits. While both include historical and architectural information, the West visit is indeed more oriented towards Montréal’s economic effervescence of the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Andre was informative and funny. Somehow included relevant facts connected to all participants' hometowns - from Calgary to Sydney, Australia! And their child rates now include up to age 17yo, so was less expensive than expected with my teens!More

Thank Deanna C
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Deanna, We are really glad that you learned some relevant facts and had fun on our Old Montréal tour! Regarding the child rate up to 17 years old instead of 12 years old, it was recently introduced and it might not be available on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the Old Montreal East tour and it was great. it's about 90 minutes long and Isabele was the highlight. She was knowledgably, sweet and

1  Thank opinionatedone57
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you for these kind words about the tour and your knowledgeable and sweet guide! Guidatour's Team

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a great 4 pm walking tour of Old Montreal. We started the tour by walking inside the Notre Dame Basilica. Louise was very knowledgeable, funny and spent extra time with us. At the end of the tour, he gave us several recommendations for...More

Thank Amethyst30
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hello Amethyst30, Thank you so much for highly recommending us! We really do appreciate it and we are glad that you had fun and learned more about the city as well. Best regards, Guidatour's Team

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Bruno, our personal guide, met us at our hotel.....from then on we had a fantastic time. He was congenial and a fantastic source on local history and culture.....and also the amazing story of how Montreal came to have an underground, interconnected city with malls. And...More

Thank Twitfilteron
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hello Twitfilteron, We are glad you had an amazing time discovering Montréal from above and beneath. Having a local professional guide such as Bruno is indeed a great way to learn more about art, architecture, history and so much more. Thank you for your enthusiastic...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We did both the East and West tour on 2 separate days. The first tour guide was Claire and she was amazing - very interesting and engaging. She did the East tour. The East was more interesting than the West, if you can only do...More

1  Thank Ron M
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hello Ron, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Of course, we want all our guide to be welcoming, interesting and engaging like Claire. Your comments are sincerely important to us and be assured that we will meet with Carole to see...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We have spent a week in Montreal. Before our departure, our hotel recommended Guidatour for private walking tours. Their website was very helpful in getting an idea of areas to tour. In response to an e-mail inquiry, Louise called me to help with selections and...More

Thank On_foot_29401
Guidatour, Responsable relations publiques at Guidatour Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for these wonderful comments! We take pride in going the extra mile for our clients and, as you said, offering tours that are customized to their interests. We are really glad that the knowlegde and love of the guide for...More

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salyse530
11 August 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
You likely will not have time for a meal with table service, but there are a couple of cafes near Notre Dame where you order at the counter and they bring your food to the table fairly quickly. We particularly enjoyed Espace... More
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Karen W
15 May 2017|
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Response from Guidatour | Property representative |
Hello Karen, For our regular walking tour of Old Montréal East & West, we try to keep the group around 15 people maximum. We also offer the Old Montréal VIP, which is a 2-hour semi-private walking tour of 6 people max. Of... More
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Chris K
5 March 2017|
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Response from Guidatour | Property representative |
Hello Chris, Unfortunately, we don't offer guide services in Toronto. Only in Montréal, Québec City and Ottawa. Please contact us directly if you want to book a private tour for the time you are in Québec City. Best... More
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