Montreal, Quebec, QC, Canada is located on the Island of Montreal and features Mount Royal - a triple peak hill in the centre of the city. The UNESCO City of Design rests at the confluence of the Saint Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers. Montreal is referred to as the "City of a Hundred Steeples" and is a centre for art, culture, culinary, architecture, finance, technology and commerce.
Activities most enjoyed in Montreal and the surrounding areas include golfing, kite surfing, swimming, beachcombing, swimming, boating, sailing, SUP, kayaking, canoeing, cycling, biking, touring, sightseeing, hiking, birding, ziplining, and wind surfing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing park and trail destinations located in Montreal, Quebec and the surrounding areas includes Mount Royal Park, Parc-nature de l'Anse-à-l'Orme, Parc de la Promenade Bellerive, Parc-Nature-du-Bois-de-l'ile-Bizard, Bois de Liesse Park, Parc Jean-Drapeau, Pointe-aux-Prairies Nature Park, Parc René-Lévesque, Parc Angrignon, Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park, and the Parc-nature de l'Ile-de-la-Visitation.
Some of the most visited sightseeing attractions, art galleries, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Montreal, Quebec include the Notre Dame of Montreal Basilica, Harbour Quay, Vauquelin Building, Saint Joseph's Oratory (largest church in the Canada), Montreal Science Centre, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Place des Arts, Victoria Park, 1705 Château Ramezay, 1698 Maison Saint-Gabriel, Saint Lawrence Seaway, the Underground City (RESO), Bonsecours Market, Old Port of Montreal, Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Just for Laughs (largest comedy festival in the world) and over 50 National Historic Sites of Canada.
Services important to vacation planning in and around the community of Montreal, QC includes accommodations (hotel, motel, inns, vacation homes, cottages, resorts, lodges, bed and breakfast, rental suites, hostels), tours, guides, campgrounds, pubs, restaurants, gas stations, laundromats, gift stores, liquor stores, big box stores, breweries, grocery stores, coffee shops, cell service, internet, banks and transportation services including taxi, bus, car rental, marina, rail, and the Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport..