December 19, 2017
As the holiday season approaches, Montreal is without a doubt the best choice to put you in the magical atmosphere of Christmas; not to mention that family activities are all around! In order to fully enjoy the holidays, here are 7 activities to embrace the joys of winter!
1. Merry Montreal
(December 21 to January 1)
This annual event is perfect to celebrate both holidays and vacations. Guests can enjoy the outdoor cinema, as well as many free activities such as the city’s largest Christmas market. It is THE destination for Canada’s New Year.
The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition for anyone who wants to experience wonder! Ballet danced to perfection, intoxicating music and beautiful costumes create a happy combination of 150 excited people meeting nearly 70 musicians and soloists. This show is a must and will make any moment memorable.
3. Amazon 3D at the Imax TELUS Theatre
Discover the Amazon by following the adventures of explorer and naturist Henry Bates. You learn about the evolution of several species and you will see his legendary survival skills while fighting difficult living conditions. With over 14 500 different species in the Amazon, you are sure to meet amazing people.
4. Natrel Skating Rink
at the Old Port of Montreal
In its festive atmosphere and magnificent views of Old Montreal and the river, the Old Port Skating Rink is the perfect place to stretch your legs and listen to music. Great to get you into the holiday spirit!
5. Stewart Museum
Until January 7th, discover Santa in several different forms. Learn more about the evolution of this famous character through 30 figurines designed by American artisans.
Lacking some sun? You’re not alone! The Entertainment District opens the doors to a world of light. A series of 30 interactive seesaws changing with motion. This instrumental urban installation will allow you to put yourself in the shoes of an artist by participating, producing various sounds and lights.
7. Walk on Mount Royal
The traditional Mount Royal is wearing its white coat as winter crawls in. Take the opportunity to go for a walk, you will be amazed by the snowy view of the city!
Planning on staying in Montreal this winter? Come and stay at the Hotel Le Roberval, located in the heart of the city near all the main winter activities! Several rooms and suites are available with various necessities included.
Book your stay online today!