Let’s just start by telling that there are not only 10 things that are there to do in Montreal. But, honestly if, you are visiting the place for the first time then, you might not have time to visit each and every place thus Montreal tourist place, here are only the main things that you should not miss doing.
If you are visiting Montreal for the first time then, it would be amazing for you to go through the Culinary, Cultural, Historical and architecture aspect of the place. And for covering up these aspects a week or so is enough.
#1 START WITH THE MOUNT ROYAL
The best place to start your journey is Mount Royal in Montreal. You can either have a beautiful walk or can even take a bus ride and the best part is it’s free of cost. Trust me, Belvedere Observatory gives you mesmerizing view of downtown Montreal along with the mountains located on the south bank.
DO YOU KNOW: It offers a beautiful spot to click selfie so do not miss the chance to get ultimate picture.
#2 DO NOT FORGET TO FOOD TOUR
Montreal can be considered as a foodie city and the culinary classics gives it an ultimate side. The natives here in Montreal love to experience good meal and are very fond of night outs and that is the reason the city never sleeps. Try Mile End Food tour if you planning.
DO YOU KNOW: Montreal has more restaurants per street than New York City.
#3: DO NOT FORGET TO TASTE POUTINE
I know, Poutine might not look that tasty but, if you are in Montreal then, do not forget to taste it because it takes only one bite to fall in love with the taste of these fries. You can easily find Poutine in most of the places in Montreal.
#4: TASTE THE FAMOUS SMOKED MEAT SANDWICH
One of the most famous treats that Montreal has to offer is Smoked meat Sandwich. This 4 inches thick smoked meat sandwich is more than enough to fill you up completely. You can try Lester’s Deli to try the sandwich.
#5 Have a walk on St. Paul Street
Old Montreal is the place that has to offer so much that you will feel yourself short in time to cover everything. But, if you have less time a walk to Saint Paul Street will be more than enough to get a complete glance of the place. Montreal is one of the cheap towns and here, you can try out different restaurants and gift shops.
Do not forget to buy souvenirs for your friends and family.
#6 DO NOT MISS OUT BASILIQUE NOTRE-DAME
Although it is one of the religious places and you might think it’s boring but, it is one of the finest architecture with the sparkling and beautiful chapel at the back. Here, at Basilique Notre-Dame, you will find the Organ that is so well known.
#7 ARE YOU A COFFEE LOVER
If you are a coffee lover like me then, Montreal won’t disappoint you. there are many Instagram-friendly Coffee shops that will amaze you with their beautiful architecture. Try Café Myriad.
#8: ST.VIATEUR, THE PERFECT BAGEL PLACE
St. Viateur is the one place that you should not miss if you are in Montreal as they serve the best and ultimately yummy bagels that you will remember for life.
#9 SPACE FOR LIFE IN EAST MONTREAL
If you have time on your hands, I will strongly insist you visit Space for Life as it is the place where you will come in touch with the Montreal ecosystem and find beautiful species moving around you giving you the ultimate experience for life.
#10 MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
Last but not the least I would recommend visiting Montreal Museum of Fine Art as it offers a great collection of fine art framed by the well-renowned artists like Chihuly, Rodin, Warhol, Gaultier and more. Trust me exhibitions are worth your money.
These are just a few places listed above. There are more to find in Montreal.