Montreal Winter Festival Class Trip

  • 2 days
  • Middle School, High School

Experience the entire city all lit up for the festival “Montréal En Lumière!” Discover le Quartier des spectacles, the cultural hub of the city, where you’ll meet multi-talented artists at the Gésu, slide down the 360-feet-high urban slide, and stay warm by dancing to the city’s best DJ’s. Not to mention a stunning view of the city from the top of Mont Royal!

Here's What's On Deck:

Arrive in Montreal and meet your tour leader.

Enjoy a brief orientation tour with your tour leader to see Place Jacques-Cartier, City Hall, Marché Bonsecours, and more, before having some time to explore on your own.

Check in to the hotel to relax and unwind before dinner.

Forks up! Go back in time and enjoy dinner at Crêperie Chez Suzette, a traditional New France restaurant.

Discover Montreal’s culture hub: “le Quartier des Spectacles”. Meet multi-talented artists at the Gésu, attend a musical event or a painting exhibition at the Belgo, or participate in an activity at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal (individual expense).

Time on your own to explore la Place des Festivals.

Enjoy a taco at l'Escale Gourmande, slide down the 360-feet-high urban slide, and stay warm by dancing to the sound of Montreal's best DJs (individual expense).

Stroll along the tunnels of the underground city and discover astonishing modern art pieces installed specifically for Nuit Blanche.

Return to the hotel for a well deserved night's rest (travel via metro).

Breakfast at La Petite Marche, a quaint French restaurant in the Plateau Mont-Royal, following your hotel check-out.

Take a walking tour of the Plateau and be amazed by the colorful murals of this bustling cultural neighborhood.

Time for lunch and to explore the friperies and second-hand book and music stores on the Plateau Mont-Royal (individual expense).

Take a trip to the top of Mont Royal and walk to the Chalet de la Montagne for a view of the city landscape.

Step up for a hip hop dance workshop with some of Montreal’s R&B stars! Dinner at l'Académie, a French restaurant on trendy rue St-Denis.

Hugs and handshakes as you bid farewell to your tour leader and head back home.

Tour Options for: Montreal Winter Festival Class Trip

  • Go Ice-skating in a downtown skyscraper or in the Old Port
  • Explore the world of juggling during your circus workshop.
  • Learn graffiti techniques from a local expert.
  • Enjoy snowshoeing on Mont Royal
  • Tape your own television newscast in French at local studio.

Contact us for a full list of Tour Options

Travelling with Jumpstreet

By travelling with us you will have access to:

  • Our emergency line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week'
  • Our amazing Tour Leader team! We recruit, hire and train our own TLs and conduct detailed background checks as part of the hiring process
  • Your payments are placed in a Bonded Trust account'
  • Jumpstreet Tours maintains $25 million in general liability insurance

You help contribute to a greener planet!

A Jumpstreet tour:

  • Is always carbon neutral
  • All our Tour Leaders receive training on sustainable tourism and will give your group tips on how to be more eco-friendly

Conditions

Price based on the following:

  • Travel between February 28th to March 2nd 2015
  • Availability of accommodations, transportation, meals and activities cannot be confirmed until a deposit is received
  • Note: This itinerary is built around the Nuit Blanche festivities scheduled during the Festival Montréal en Lumière runs from February 20th to March 2nd, 2015. We would be delighted to customize a program to suit your preferred travel dates.