One of the most romantic and scenic cities in Canada, Montreal offers better-than-average romantic opportunities. The European-like city seems made for lovers and has countless venues in which to cozy up, steal a kiss, or wine and dine together. Here are five of the best romantic ideas for lovers visiting Montreal.
Montreal in Spring Time — Photo courtesy of abdallah
1. Make Out in la Fontaine
Located in one of the most beautiful boroughs of Montreal, Park la Fontaine is a favorite spot for lovers. Ponds, waterfalls, and grassy meadows perfect for a blanket and delicious picnic are sure to set the mood.
2. Feed Each Other at La P'tit Plateau
La P'tit Plateau is regarded as one of Montreal's most romantic, intimate and affordable restaurants. Serving traditional French cuisine, and creating an ambiance of relaxed elegance, this bistro will have you snuggling and holding hands through at least three courses.
3. Discover this Beautiful City by Bike
A slow pace always adds to the pleasure of time spent with a lover. Bikes not only slow down time, but allow you to more fully discover this amazing city together. Bikes can be found at various and convenient locations throughout the city. For a small fee, you can rent and ride for several hours. Ambling, tree-lined, paths make a bike tour with your honey a must on your visit.
4. Explore Mount Royal
Mount Royal is a scenic area immediately west of downtown Montreal, consisting of several rolling hills that jut up offering an easy, rolling hike through lush greenery. The well-maintained and marked trails are both family- and lover-friendly, leading to a breathtaking view of the city below.
5. Cuddle on a Horse-Drawn Carriage Ride
It doesn't get much more romantic than a horse-drawn carriage ride through the streets and parks of this bustling Canadian city. If you're visiting during the winter months, this is the perfect way to cozy up with your sweetie under a warm blanket as you take in the sights, sounds, and twinkles of town.