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Caleche Rides in Old Montreal

#27 of 68 Outdoor Activities in Montreal Features Animals
Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T2, Canada
+1 438-765-3506
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The worst we ever had

We had a similar tour in Quebec City, which was fascinating! Caleche Rides Old Montreal is not in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tappolinyes
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Toronto, Canada
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Great history lesson with the right guide

We lucked out and had a fantastic driver who was very knowledgeable about Old Montreal - history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
544marniem
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Edmonton
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Hi my name is Zoe and my horses name is Prince he is a beautiful Golden Belge. Starting our guided tour to visit old Montreal. An experience I am certain you will enjoy! At the end of our visit we will return back to where we started, and this is the part that Prince particularly enjoys! It's time for his carrot. He adores carrots and he will even give you a kiss to get one!!! So please come and see us we will definitely enjoy meeting you. There are two tours in old Montreal a half hour tour where you will visit the oldest part of old Montreal. Inside the old fortification walls all the way to the harbor and back to the church. This costs 53$ tax included for the tour if you enjoyed your tour tips are greatly appreciated. There is an hour tour we will visit all of Old Montreal 85$ tax included. Weather permitting the carriages are out every day from 10 am to 6 pm . Give me a call and we can arrange your visit! Hope to see you soon!!
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  • Average3%
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T2, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a similar tour in Quebec City, which was fascinating! Caleche Rides Old Montreal is not in any way close. Not worth the money. The trip was boring. The tour guides were extremely unprofessional and non-informative. There were 2 tour guides in front. The...More

Thank tappolinyes
Zoe1408, Public Relations Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so sorry about Carines unprofessional attitude. I will speak to her and her employer Robert Betty and let him know about this. Her boyfriend is not a tour guide. Many women drivers have someone with them while they work mostly for the return...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We lucked out and had a fantastic driver who was very knowledgeable about Old Montreal - history and architecture. The time flew by too quickly. My 11 yr old loves horses and he let her ride up front with him. My recommendation would be that...More

Thank 544marniem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had to go in two carriages. One family had a woman who was both funny and informative, despite being hoarse that day. The other family got a distinctive red carriage. The driver said nothing and left them off at the top of the hill...More

Thank Withlucky
Zoe1408, Public Relations Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to here about the male driver, you stated he drove a red carriage . Do you have anymore information on him , the name of the horse, what time did you do you're tour, and was the red color the interior or...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one place the horses have the priority. I learned some things from my driver that I never knew or noticed. For example: the windows at the top of the building are smaller to make the building look taller. The guides are very tourist...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We located Daniel where the Amphi Tours are located. Daniel gave us a nice tour of Old Montreal and was so respective of his horse Zorro. When Daniel wanted Zorro to stop he would tell him in French "stop My Boy " when he wanted...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Visited over Memorial weekend with children. Numerous carriages are lined up outside the cathedral making it very easy to take a tour. Carriage ride was a fantastic way to see old town, fit 4 of us perfectly. Our driver pointed out unusual and interesting facts....More

Thank Donna C
Zoe1408, Public Relations Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Hello Donna, I am very happy you enjoyed your tour and stay in old Montreal. Thank you for sharing your experience. We look forward to seeing you again . Sincerely yours, Zoe

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Went everywhere in old Montreal, learned so much. The man who gave us the tour was very informative and so much fun!

Thank Mell A
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We took the 1 hour calèche ride and you really get to see the old city. The driver knew the buildings, what they used to be and he knew some history. Fun way to see things as a family.

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Lety0000, General Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2016

Dear Elise, I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your ride. Happy holidays! Sincerely yours, Zileti

Reviewed 10 December 2016

The best way to see Old Montreal is on a horse and buggy. Driver was knowledgeable and friendly. Just stop at the numerous horse carriages on the main street and ask for a ride. Not a bad price, either for 40 minutes. Driver even took...More

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Lety0000, General Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hello I am very happy you enjoyed your ride, maybe I can help with that picture I have pictures of all our drivers with their horse and carriage,just give me the drivers name ,or if you don't have that the horses name or the carriage...More

Reviewed 23 October 2016

We really enjoyed the horse drawn carriage ride around Old Montreal. The weather was perfect for the 40 minute ride. The driver was full of facts and interesting tidbits.The only drawback was a lot of noisey road construction.

Thank Kay M
Lety0000, General Manager at Caleche Rides in Old Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

I am very happy that you enjoyed your ride , sorry about the construction issues it is so sadly true we hope that the construction atleast in Old Montreal will be finished for Old Montreal's 375 anniversary in 2017!

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bobbibc
6 August 2017|
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Response from Zoe1408 | Property representative |
Yes these rides operate year round weather permitting off course. In October the drivers will work if it doesn¨t rain . They will work during the day from 11 am - 3 pm. For a particular request please call me.
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KimberleyL96
25 March 2017|
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Response from Zoe1408 | Property representative |
Hi in may the hours will be changed as our season begins. Especially if you are planning to visit on the weekend. Give me a call a day or two before you visit ,no need to reserve just call me and we will meet near the Notre... More
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Ryan D
7 December 2016|
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Response from Zoe1408 | Property representative |
Yes just give me a call ,let me know when you would like to go and we will arrange to meet in old Montreal.The reserved tour in old Montreal are usually between 11 am to 3 pm this time of year. Except for Christmas Eve and... More
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