Welcome to Montreal


Make the most out of the tourist attractions and the many activities that Montreal has to offer by browsing the links offered below. In addition, you will find some useful information about the host city.

Population (metropolitan region) : 4,098,927 (2016)

Official Language : French

Time zone : EDT (UTC-05 :00)

Weather : The average temperature in August in Montreal is between 20°C in the morning and 27°C in the middle of the day. (Click HERE for the weather - Government of Canada)


Montreal Airport : Pierre-Elliott Trudeau (YUL). Toll free : 1 (800) 465-1213

*Baggage Information : Please check the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) website for more details on what you can bring to Canada.

For guidance, the drive from Montreal to : 

Quebec City : 2h52 (252 km) / Toronto : 5h50 (541 km) / Niagara Falls : 6h50 (668 km)

Boston : 5h27 (307 km) / New York : 6h44 (372 km)


Useful Internet Links : 

- Infotouriste Centre Montreal

- Montreal Tourism

Celebrations of Montréal's 375th Anniversary

- Old-Port of Montreal

L'International des Feux Loto-Québec (fireworks)