An ideal option. The Piknic site is 250 metres from the Jean-Drapeau metro station. Once there, follow the rhythms!
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BICYCLES AND ROLLERBLADES
From the island of Montreal
Join the bike lanes of the Lachine Canal at the Old Port. Follow the signs to la Cité du Havre, then to île Notre-Dame. Connect with the Parc Jean-Drapeau bike paths and follow the music.
From the South Shore
Join the bike path toward île Notre-Dame at the Victoria Bridge.
Bike lanes into the park are closed during the time of the Canadian F1 Grand Prix.
BIXI, bike sharing system
First, you have to subscribe or acquire a 24-hour or 72-hour access to use the service. Take out a bike as many times as you want. Trips of 30 minutes or less have no additional fees if you purchased a 24-hour or a 72-hour access; usage fees apply for longer trips. Three stations are available nearby the Piknic venue.
Plan your route based on your starting point and learn more about BIXI.
Leaves at all hours from the Jacques-Cartier Quays at Montreal’s Old Port. Consult schedules at the Navettes Maritimes website. The cost is $7,75 per crossing. Once on the island, walk 350 metres in the direction of the music.
Take the Jacques-Cartier Bridge, exit Île Ste-Hélène. Drive to the La Ronde parking (P8). The parking is operated by Parc Jean-Drapeau and rates change during the season (from $18 to $30 daily). Click here for more information.
JARDINS DES FLORALIES
From the exit of the Jean-Drapeau metro, you have two options : go to île Notre-Dame via the Cosmos Bridge, then follow the directions to the Jardins des Floralies. Or take the 167 – CASINO bus. Friom the Casino bus terminal, follow the signs to Piknic Electronik. Les Jardins des Floralies are behind the Casino.
BICYCLES AND ROLLERBLADES
Join the bike lanes of the Lachine Canal at the Old Port, take the Concorde Bridge and descend toward île Notre-Dame. Follow the directions to Jardins des Floralies.
Take the Concorde Bridge or the Jacques-Cartier Bridge, and go to the P1 parking lot on île Notre-Dame. Walk along the Chenal du Moyne path and then follow the signs to Jardins des Floralies.
The parking is operated by Parc Jean-Drapeau and rates change during the season (from $18 to $30 daily). Click here for more information.