Side Trips from Montréal Travel Guide
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Fodor's Montreal & Quebec City 2014
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In the minds of many who live here, one of Montréal’s greatest attributes is its proximity to the sheer physical beauty of the surrounding countryside. From downtown Montréal you can head in pretty well any direction and within an hour or so you’ll be, if not quite in the wilderness, then at least in the thick of cottage country. The three most popular side-trip destinations from Montréal are the Laurentians, the Eastern Townships, and the Outaouais—each possessing its own distinct characteristics and flavor.
Accommodations here range from resort hotels to cozy auberges (inns). Hotels and inns often require a minimum two-night stay on weekends in high season...read more
Although you're not likely to find much in the way of quality ethnic dishes, the major towns in the region serve a range of cuisines at a range of prices...read more
Things To Do in Side Trips from Montréal
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
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