Your September 23, 2017 Itinerary
10:30 am Arrive to Montreal. The bus will make the first stop at the Mont Royal beautiful lookout, the mountain from which the city takes its name. We will go up to the TOP where beautiful views of this metropolis await.
After photos have been taken and views immortalized we will go back to the bus and head towards Montreal's downtown. We will be dropped off at our hostel where we will leave our bags.
12:00 -1:30 pm We suggest taking an hour and a half for lunch.
2:00 pm After having some food we will check in to our hostel.
2:30 pm Time for a Group walk of the City of Montreal's old town. We will gather at the hostel and make our way through the Vieux-Montreal cobbled stone streets, hitting landmarks such as: Place Jacques-Cartier, crowned by the beautiful City Hall building; the 'Marche de Bonsecours' inaugurated in 1847, and acknowledged as one of Canada's ten finest heritage buildings; the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours chapel, Montreal's oldest chapel (350 years old); typical rue St Paul, Place d'Armes and the Notre-Dame Basilica, considered North America's most beautifully decorated church.
Check our "Places of Interest in Montreal" section below to familiarize yourself with the city and the many interesting things to do.
5:00 pm Around this time we will head back to our hostel. There are hot tubs so make sure you bring your bathing suits! Want to go partying at night? let us know! There are plenty of nightclubs to choose from.
CANADA in the WILD
Itinerary for September 17, 2016
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8 am Meet us at 90 University Private, Ottawa, K1N 6N5. This is a residence building on the University of Ottawa campus [See our map below]. The Ottawa Residences Building is right in front of a big parking lot where our bus will pick us up. Here you will have a chance to gather and get to know your fellow travellers before we set out.
8:15 am The bus departs at 8.15 am sharp. Don’t be late, we will not be able to wait for you and we do not want you to miss this awesome trip.
7-10:00 am Our hostel comes with breakfast included.
10:00 am We will check out of our hotel at 10 AM (but can leave your bags in a secured area). Enjoy 6 hours to explore the city, walk its streets, visit museums, go shopping or simply sit at a cafe and relax while you watch people go by.
4:00 pm Our bus will pick us up back at the hotel at 4 PM to return to Ottawa. We will arrive at approximately 6 PM
WHAT TO BRING
For your feet: good walking shoes.
For your body: change of clothing including a night attire for party time, bathing suit, sun hat.
For your skin: sunscreen
Also: Your camera, water bottle, backpack (no suitcases!!!), a lock for your locker and your adventurous spirit!
Places of Interest in Montreal