Vista Architecture bike tour
9:30 am departure / 20 kms – 75$ plus taxes
Cross the St-Lawrence river on two wheels !
Architecture and green spaces : Montreal’s best panoramic views.
New ! Enjoy a beer or glass of wine at the end of your tour.
Imagine a wonderful day where the water, the architecture and green spaces transport you!
Cross the St-Lawrence river by bike and ride on the F1 racetrack on Notre-Dame island. This experience, unique to Montreal On Wheels, offers you fabulous sites and underlines the historical importance of te river for the city. This unique circuit also lets you discover the architectural works that have branded Montreal and the parks that have built its reputation.
Places and locations visited: Old Port, Lachine Canal, Atwater market, St-Gabriel House, Jacques Cartier bridge, Habitat 67 (Moshe Safdie), « L’Homme » sculpture (Alexander Calder), Biosphere (Buckminster Fuller), Formula 1 racetrack (Gilles-Villeneuve), Sainte-Hélène Island and Notre-Dame Island.
Tasting stop, beer and wine:
A stop is planned at Montreal’s top rated bakery « Première Moisson » located at the famous Atwater Market , right by the historic Lachine canal. At the end of your tour, real and enjoy a beer or glass of wine served at an old Montreal resto-pub located just next to Montreal On Wheels ! Consult our tour schedule
Duration: approximately 4 hours
Distance: 20 kilometers
Note: This tour crosses the St-Lawrence River by way of the Jacques Cartier bridge. Because of the height of the bridge we do not suggest this tour to people who suffer from anxiety due to fear of heights.
2019 Tour Schedule * 9:30 am departure:
May 4 to May 25: every Saturday
June 1st to September 14: every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
Exception for the F-1 week: tour not available on june 4, 6 and 8.
Minimum age: 13 years and older And ability to handle a bike
Departure time: 9:30 am. Meet-up 15 to 30 minutes before departure
Price: 75 $ plus taxes / Got your own wheels: 70 $ plus taxes
- professional guide
- bike rental until our closing time
- food-tasting stop
- bottle of water
- after-tour rides recommendations
- our own bike path map and emergency shuttle
- after-tour free drink (with or without alcohol) at a local establishment of the Old-Montreal (1 per participant)