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Private Half-Day Photography Tour of Montreal: Old and New
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Discover the city of Montreal with a professional photographer, learning to use perspective and playing with light and shadow. A private tour allows for plenty of questions on color, contrast, and techniques.
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From $399.99 each  Groups
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Discover Montréal with a professional photographer. Your personal photography guide will teach to you to shoot like a pro, using the beautiful historic city of Montreal as a backdrop. Capture memorable images of your visit; just bring your camera and questions.

Stops along the way include:
    Notre Dame Basilica, a magnificent Gothic Revival church dating back to 1829.

    Chateau Ramezay Museum, a former governor's residence dating back to the 18th Century.

    Montréal City Hall, built in 1872; from its balcony in 1967, French President General de Gaulle uttered his famous words "Vive le Québec libre!"

    Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum, a key site in Old Montréal that dates back to 1655.

    Pierre du Calvet House—built in the 18th Century, this house is one of the most beautiful examples of urban architecture developed in New France.

    The Marché Bonsecours was inaugurated in 1847 and was Montréal’s main agricultural marketplace for over a century.

    The Centre d'histoire de Montréal is a charming museum where the history of Montréal, starting in 1535, comes to life.

    Quays of the Old Port of Montréal is a 1 1/2 mile (2 1/2 km) recreational and tourist park which offers a variety of outdoor activities. The Clock Tower in the Old Port was built in 1922 to commemorate the courage of the men of the Merchant Fleet who were lost during World War I.

    Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History is a national historic site set at the very birthplace of Montreal.

    The Montréal Convention Center reveals a colorful façade. Plus much more!

Inclusions :
  • Photo tour of Montréal with a professional photographer
  • Expert advice and guidance on composing and taking photographs
  • Commentary and photography advice
  • Private tour pricing is good for up to four people

Approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes

Departure time and location:
9:30 AM; from the Montréal Convention Center (Palais des Congrais)

It is recommended that you take this tour in the morning for better light. Should you wish a different departure time please contact our service provider at the time of booking.

Return time and location:
1 PM; to the Montréal Convention Center

Please bring your own camera for this tour; it is advised that you also carry extra batteries, digital memory cards, or film with you. Participants in this activity must have a basic knowledge of their cameras. Please note that tours leave rain or shine. Good walking shoes, a lightweight poncho (in case it rains), and in high temperatures a small bottle of water and a sun hat are suggested. The tour route is subject to change based on local conditions.

Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

Please contact the supplier prior to your activity date with your hotel details and a local cell phone number so the photographer can call and confirm your meeting point and address any other special requests you may have; contact information is provided on your printed voucher(s). It is recommended that you take this tour in the morning for better light. Should you wish a different departure time please contact our service provider at the time of booking.

Exchange your voucher for activity:
Please meet your guide at the Montréal Convention Center 10 minutes prior to the departure time. Your guide will be holding a brochure saying "Adventures Thru the Lens." Please hand your voucher(s) and photo ID to your guide.
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to seven days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.