Lachine Canal Tour - Limited Seats Available!


BORN IN 2003

We offer daily tours of the Old Port basins, excursions on the Lachine Canal, as well as private cruises for your special occasions.
We are proud to offer you an ecological alternative aboard our 100% electrically powered boats!




Whether it's for a business meeting, a birthday party or an evening with friends, any occasion is good to get together. Bar and catering services available. Contact us to plan your exclusive cruise !



Are the tours guided?


The music of the fireworks is played instead!

Can we buy drinks during the tour?


We only pause the service during the fireworks show.

Are there any positions available?

We are always looking for dynamic people!If you like working on the water and think you have the skills, send us an email at [email protected]

Are the tours guided?

Absolutely!For departures after 7pm, we replace our guide with background music.

In which languages are the guided tours given?

French and English, and yes, at the same time if needed.

How long does the cruise last?

Between 1h30 and 2h in each direction.

Can we buy drinks during the tour?


How do we get back to the Old Port if we book a one-way ticket to the Atwater Market?

We recommend you rent a Bixi, in only 10-15 min, you will be back. Otherwise, the Lionel-Groulx metro station is a few minutes walk from the market!

Are the tours guided?


In which languages are the guided tours given?

French and English, and yes, at the same time if needed.

How many people can the boats accommodate?

Le Petit Navire can accommodate 32 people comfortably, or 15 Americans.Le Petit Navire II can accommodate 22 people comfortably, or 10 Americans.

Can we bring our dog on board?

If your dog can swim and is small to medium in size, he should have no problems.

Can we eat on board?

No.According to our research, fasting for 45 minutes does not represent a health risk.

Is there a toilet on board?


*A small toilet is available for emergencies.

Can I get seasick?

For more than 18 seasons and tens of thousands of passengers carried, it is extremely rare that a passenger gets seasick.The captain always listens to his passengers and takes the necessary measures.

Can we take pictures on board?

As much as you want, even with the Captain.

Is there WiFi on board?


Can we charge our phone on board?

Not even.

Peut-on acheter des boissons durant le tour ?

Tout à fait !

Nous commençons le service de boissons pendant l’embarquement des passagers.

How many people can we be?

To be comfortable:The small ship: 32 adultsThe small ship II: 22 adults

For how long can we charter the boats?

Either 1h (45min on the water) or 2h (1h30 on the water).

What are the charter rates?

Please contact us!

Can we play our music?

Absolutely! Via Bluetooth or cable.

And dance?

Absolutely. No one will judge you on the water.

Can we bring our own alcohol?

No.However, we can place special orders at the SAQ for your group.

Contact us!

Where are our ticket offices located?

Ticket office on Place Jacques-Cartier (in front of Scena restaurant):

Jacques-Cartier Pier box office (in front of the boats):

Can I buy my tickets online?

Yes, just follow the “Book now” button.

Can I book my tickets over the phone?


What types of payment do you accept?

Cash, debit and the vast majority of credit cards.

Only credit cards and debit cards are accepted for drinks payments on the boat.

Can I pay in Bitcoin?

Not yet.

Where are the boats located?

Just search for “The Little Ship” on Google Maps.

Where to park?

The two closest parking lots are the Clock Tower and the Science Center. Here are their addresses:Clock Tower: Science Center:

How much does parking in the Old Port cost?

A lot.Latest news:0 – 60 minutes: $15

1 hour to 12 hours: $25

Between 12 hours and 24 hours: $35

Is it possible to find free parking?

Good luck.

So can we get there by public transportation?

Of course. The nearest metro stations are Champ-de-mars and Place d’Armes (orange line).

And by bike?

Also! Several Bixi stations are located around the Old Port.

Do we have to walk far to get to the boats?

If you are parked at one of the two parking lots of the Old Port: 5 min.If you arrive from the Champ de Mars or Place d’Armes metro station: 10 min.And… A bar service is waiting for you on the boat!



Anglais: HTML: Book JavaScript: Book Francais: HTML: Réserver JavaScript: Réserver