The world’s largest bilingual city (English and French), the second-most populous city in Canada and UNESCO City of Design in 2006


Why Montreal is the best city to live and study English or French in Canada

  • After Paris, it is the second biggest French-speaking city.
  • Montreal has the most restaurants per capita in Canada.
  • Montreal is a safe place to live.
  • Montreal is home to Canada's second-largest amusement park.
  • More than 18000 international students from more than 150 countries study in Montreal.
  • The city that hosts the most international events.
  • The city was designated as a UNESCO City of Design.
  • The most European of cities.
  • The world's biggest entirely bilingual city.

Most popular sights, tourist attractions, and things to do and see in Montreal

  • Basílica de Notre Dame de Montreal.
  • Calle Santa Catalina.
  • Circo del Sol.
  • Estadio Olimpico.
  • Jardín Botánico de Montreal.
  • La Ciudad Subterránea.
  • Museo de Bellas Artes de Montreal.
  • Museo de Pointe-a-Calliere.
  • Oratorio de San José de Mount Royal.
  • Parque Jean Drapeau.
  • Parque Monte Real.
  • Puente Jacques Cartier.
  • Tour en helicóptero sobre Montreal.
  • Viejo Montréal.
  • Vivienda 67.

Most important events and festivals in Montreal

  • Black and Blue Festival.
  • Canada Pride Montreal.
  • Comedy Festival 'Just for Laughs'.
  • Fantasia Film Festival.
  • FestiBlues international de Montréal.
  • Festival SOIR.
  • Fête nationale du Québec.
  • Fierte Montreal.
  • iF3 International Freeski Film Festival
  • International fireworks competition 'L'International des Feux Loto-Quebec'.
  • L'International des Feux Loto-Québec.
  • Montreal High Lights Festival.
  • Montreal International Festival of New Cinema and New Media.
  • Montreal International Literary Festival 'Blue Metropolis'.
  • Montreal Jazz Festival.
  • Montreal Reggae Festival.
  • Montreal Vegan Festival.
  • Montreal World Film Festival.
  • St-Ambroise Montreal Fringe Festival.
  • The People's Games.


Population (hab)1,762,949
Altitude (m.a.s.l.)6

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EC Montreal

EC Montreal

Excellent English and French school in the center of Montreal where you can study English and/or French

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Home Tuition

Home Tuition full immersion in Quebec region

Home Tuition full immersion in Quebec region

Private French Language classes in the Quebec region living at the teacher's house. Can combine with sports activities and cultural excursions