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Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is a Roman Catholic minor basilica and national shrine located at 3800 Queen Mary Road on Mount Royal's Westmount Summit in Montreal, Quebec. It is a National Historic Site of Canada and is Canada's largest church, with one of the largest church domes in the world. Founded in 1904 by Saint André Bessette in his patron saint, Saint Joseph's honour, the Oratory was brought alive through the work and ingenuity of numerous architects and thousands of workers in a process spanning six decades. With its monumental scale, Renaissance Revival facade and contrasting Art Deco interior, the Oratory is recognizable not just in Montreal but around the world, attracting more than 2 million visitors and pilgrims to its steps each year.The Oratory is the highest building in Montreal, rising more than 30 meters above Mount Royal's summit, allowing it to be seen from many kilometers away. Wikipedia

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Night on Montreal Tour

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Saint Joseph's Oratory Of Mount Royal, Montréal

Fun and excitement lie ahead in our Scenic Montreal Night Tour. Your guide will pick you up directly from your hotel in downtown Montreal before heading out on a narrated driving tour of Mont Royal and Saint Joseph’s Oratory, Canada’s largest church. Your guide will then bring you to the Mont Royal Lookout, the tallest spot in the city where you can look out at the city’s illuminated skyline and surrounding nature. Next you will explore more of Montreal’s cultivating night life with a narrated drive through Old Montreal where you will stop to view the Notre Dame Basilica, the mother church of Montreal, a masterpiece of Gothic Revival architecture. After admiring the Gothic architecture of the Notre Dame Basilica you will head to your final stop, La Grand Roue. Here you will ride the largest ferris wheel in Canada and enjoy a tasty local snack from nearby vendors. At the end of your tour, your guide will drop you back off at your hotel in downtown Montreal.

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Ultimate Montreal Tour

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Your tour will begin with a drive through Westmount on your way to Mount Royal. Along the way, you’ll pass by the famous St. Joseph’s Oratory, Canada’s largest church. At Mount Royal, you will take in beautiful views of the city skyline and nature and snap some pictures while you’re there. Following a view of the beautiful downtown Montreal, head out through some more of the city as you work your way towards the world-famous Olympic Park which was the main stop for the 1976 Olympics. Next, you will head to Notre-Dame Basilica. This magnificent Gothic Revival style church features incredible architecture and impressive stained glass window displays adorn the interior. Your final stop on the tour is the Old Port of Montreal where you will board a St. Lawrence River Cruise (Seasonal). For 90 minutes, you’ll enjoy a relaxing ride on the river, taking in incredible views of the city and learning about the area’s fascinating history.

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Montreal at Night Tour

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What about seeing the main attractions of Montreal by night, in small-size group with accredited tour guide in a comfortable vehicle? Your guide will take you on a drive where you will appreciate the city lights and main attractions of Montreal. You will pass by impressive monuments, such as Saint Joseph's Oratory, the illuminated Jacques Cartier Bridge, Notre Dame Basilica, Montreal City Hall and many more. The tour starts with a drive from the busy commercial downtown to Mount Royal via the upscale neighborhoods of Westmount. You will see breathtaking panoramic views of the city from above. The city night life areas will be next as your guide drives you through streets where the vibrant nightlife takes place. Once you cross the Jacques Cartier Bridge and appreciate its magnificent light show, you will see Montreal skyline. With a visit of the Old Montreal and Old Port area you will get immersed in a magical atmosphere and be marveled by the city's historic architecture.

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