An ambiance of warmth and charm make Montréal unique. The Old City (Le Vieux-Montréal) is the site of the original colony, with historic homes, museums, churches, restaurants, and cobblestone streets. Look beyond the Old City to the modern Casino de Montréal, as well as fabulous shopping and dining. When the sun goes down, experience Montréal’s vibrant cabarets, bars, and nightclubs.
Québec City’s well-preserved old town, Vieux-Québec, is steeped in four centuries of history. The city’s defensive ramparts, as well as many 17th and 18th century buildings, have been lovingly preserved. Explore the Citadel fortress in Upper Town and the Naval Museum of Québec in Lower Town. Ride the funicular down to the Petit Champlain Quarter and browse the antique shops, boutiques, and markets in the Place Royale.