Underground City, Montreal, Canada More than four and a half square miles make up this second city in Montreal—the world’s largest underground complex, with 4,350 hotel rooms, 2,727 apartments, 930 retailers, 68 metro stops, nine fitness centers, three skating rinks, two libraries, and a chapel.

Underground City, Montreal, Canada More than four and a half square miles make up this second city in Montreal—the world’s largest underground complex, with 4,350 hotel rooms, 2,727 apartments, 930 retailers, 68 metro stops, nine fitness centers, three skating rinks, two libraries, and a chapel.

The Underground City (RÉSO)- the world’s largest underground city, officially known as RÉSO. Over 30 kilometres of passageways connect to all Montreal Metros and provide a refuge for tourists looking to escape the scorching heat of summer or the freezing winds of winter. With thousands of boutiques and apartments, 200+ restaurants and 34 movie theatres, this impressive underground city is regarded as both a major tourist destination and as an architectural wonder in itself.

The Underground City (RÉSO)- the world’s largest underground city, officially known as RÉSO. Over 30 kilometres of passageways connect to all Montreal Metros and provide a refuge for tourists looking to escape the scorching heat of summer or the freezing winds of winter. With thousands of boutiques and apartments, 200+ restaurants and 34 movie theatres, this impressive underground city is regarded as both a major tourist destination and as an architectural wonder in itself.

Underground city in Montreal, Canada  We took the underground subway all around Montreal. They have a complete city underground,You never have to go above ground in the winter.

Underground city in Montreal, Canada We took the underground subway all around Montreal. They have a complete city underground,You never have to go above ground in the winter.

From the street, all this appears as regular office buildings. I wouldn't have known if I hadn't taken the Metro (subway). But, with all of the snow, it is understandable! Imagine, dining, shopping, living, working and being entertained in this all winter long! I lived in a similar set-up in Toronto as a young woman, only I must say, this design is the real winner!

From the street, all this appears as regular office buildings. I wouldn't have known if I hadn't taken the Metro (subway). But, with all of the snow, it is understandable! Imagine, dining, shopping, living, working and being entertained in this all winter long! I lived in a similar set-up in Toronto as a young woman, only I must say, this design is the real winner!

Underground City Montreal: 16+ Amazing Attractions for 2017

Underground City Montreal: 16+ Amazing Attractions for 2017

The Canadian city of Montreal has a secret – miles of tunnels, some dating as far back as 1832, running beneath the streets, seen by only a few.

The Canadian city of Montreal has a secret – miles of tunnels, some dating as far back as 1832, running beneath the streets, seen by only a few.

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