Welcome to Montreal

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


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

Official Language : French

Timezone : EDT (UTC-05 :00)

Weather : The average temperature in August 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 visit 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)


Plan your stay


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)