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Montreal Amphi-Bus Tour

Intersection of De La Commune Street and St-Laurent Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Fun tour

Went on the amphi bus tour this summer with my family. It was a great way to learn a bit about... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
Kenilworth, New Jersey
Lots of Fun! Lots of Info

We tried to book this tour in advance, and were unable to do so. We were told to call back the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Tucson, Arizona
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Intersection of De La Commune Street and St-Laurent Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Went on the amphi bus tour this summer with my family. It was a great way to learn a bit about Montreal and it was fun because we were able to drive around and also take a ride in the water. Our tour guide was...More

Thank Mrs.Lovington
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We tried to book this tour in advance, and were unable to do so. We were told to call back the morning of the tour, to see if it was running. It was available, so we booked it. Really enjoyed both the Captain and the...More

Thank 421unhappycamper
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to take this tour on the spur of the moment and were pleased we did! A quick trip round the main sites of Old Montréal was followed by a 30 minute trip round the port viewing the Montréal skyline across the water. Our...More

Thank DP1066
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our guide James was entertaining and informative. A very good way to see some of the significant landmarks of Old Montreal by road and from the water. It was a leisurely one hour drive / boat ride that the whole family enjoyed very much. The...More

Thank Dushyantha P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My niece and me took this tour. It lasts an hours; half on land and half on the water. Our guide was really funny and made the tour fun. A nice way to spend an hour at the Old Port.

Thank Gabz2009
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We really enjoyed the tour. Our tour guide James was funny, nice, and took the time to go and take pictures of all the groups of people on board which I thought was a really nice gesture. We learned a little bit about the city...More

Thank samanthads34
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Entertaining and informative quick overview of Old Montreal at night with James, then enjoyable views of Montreal at night from St Lawrence River. Spectacular 30 minute fireworks display from the water choreographed to Broadway and pop music transmitted over FM stereo radio. Unexpected adventure when...More

Thank Harley W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We went on the boat tour today- and the staff was so pleasant. Herman was so sweet and knowledgeable. He was also very fluent in all languages- and went out of his way to make us feel comfortable. I brought a World War 2 Veteran-...More

Thank dclifeandstyle_1
Reviewed 16 July 2017

It was our last day in Montreal and decided to take this tour. We had done one of these boats in Boston years ago. It did not disappoint. Burt, our driver/captain, was a character. His partner whose name escapes me, was equally entertaining and informative....More

Thank JCSquared08
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The people that sell the tickets were very pleasant but our tour guide, James, was not. He was the only person in Montreal that we interacted with that was arrogant and snidely disparaging towards Americans. Upon meeting him he asked us if there was a...More

Thank Yellowbug92
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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19 August 2016|
Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
No. Only select nights.
Esther Z
1 July 2016|
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Response from AlMel27 | Reviewed this property |
In June, we got the first tour at 12 noon. We bought tickets a the booth right by the Amphi Bus itself. Hope that helps?
20 June 2016|
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Response from Marlene M | Reviewed this property |
No - it is open with a roof - if it is raining you won't get wet. Great for all ages - lots of fun. The tour is bilingual. It starts in Old Montreal and they have a booth which you cannot miss as the bus is sitting on the... More