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2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour

Available from Apr 1

2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour

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This small-group bike tour is perfect for families and those wanting a safe and leisurely way to see Ottawa. Most of the route is on designated bike paths or quaint backroads that take you to some of Ottawa’s cultural and natural highlights. See Rideau Hall, cycle the Rideau Canal path, plus see the War Memorial, Byward Market and more. Stop along the way to learn more about certain locations and get local tips from your guide.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.55
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$36.55
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Ottawa Highlights 3.5 Hour Bike Tour

Available from Apr 11

Ottawa Highlights 3.5 Hour Bike Tour

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Experience the beauty and history of Ottawa on a half-day bike tour in and around the city. See the major attractions and must-see sites while enjoying the natural pathways and waterways of Canada’s capital city.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.88
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$73.88
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Ottawa Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour

Available from Apr 24

Ottawa Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour

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See the best of Ottawa without the stress of public transit and taxis on this hop-on hop-off guided bus tour. With your 1-day pass, hop aboard the double-decker, open-top bus for a panoramic sightseeing excursion. Great for kids and adults, your ticket offers the chance to see over 75 sites at more than a dozen strategically placed stops. Hop off at every stop, or just take in views on the full city loop.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.59
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$35.59

Original Haunted Walk of Ottawa

Available from Apr 10

Original Haunted Walk of Ottawa

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Take a spooky stroll through Downtown Ottawa on this guided haunted walking tour. Experience the darker side of Canada’s capital and hear tales of the city's haunted heritage as told by a professional storyteller. Hear the hair-raising stories and see the area’s most haunted sites. It’s a fascinating, spine-tingling adventure.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.54
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$21.54

Ottawa River Tour

Available from May 8

Ottawa River Tour

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See the sights in Canada’s Capital from the Ottawa River during this narrated tour onboard the Paula D. Look out at Canada’s Parliament Buildings from the river and snap photos of the spectacular city views. Marvel at the mix of natural beauty and modern, urban development while enjoying refreshments or cocktails from the boat’s canteen.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.47
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$25.47
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Best of Ottawa Neighbourhoods & Nature Bike Tour

Available from Apr 11

Best of Ottawa Neighbourhoods & Nature Bike Tour

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Experience the beauty and history of Ottawa on a bike tour in and around the city. Explore some of the city's trendiest and most vibrant neighborhoods and get a sense of local life as you travel through Centretown, the Glebe, and Hintonburg among others. On route, see all the major sites while enjoying the natural pathways and waterways of Canada’s capital city, and enjoy a snack as you travel.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.10
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$66.10
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Rideau Canal Cruise

Available from May 8

Rideau Canal Cruise

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The Rideau Canal links Canada’s capital—Ottawa—with majestic Lake Ontario. On this tour, cruise in comfort along the UNESCO World Heritage–listed waterway and admire sweeping views over top attractions including the Canadian Museum of Nature, Château Laurier, Dow’s Lake, and the National Arts Centre. Along the way, listen as your guide sheds light on centuries of colorful Canadian history.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$28.55
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$28.55
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Night on Ottawa Tour

Available from Jul 2

Night on Ottawa Tour

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Ottawa shines at night. Start with a leisurely sunset cruise on the river, passing Ottawa landmarks and giving you lovely views of the sky as it changes color. From there, enjoy a ride through Ottawa, and a wander through the bustling Byward Market. Top it off with the impressive “Northern Lights” show projected on the wall of the Parliament Building.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.87
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$115.87
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Ottawa Tourist Scavenger Hunt

Available today

Ottawa Tourist Scavenger Hunt

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Are you planning a visit to Ottawa? Our tourist treasure hunt will take you from Chateau Laurier to the Supreme Court and the Byward Market, passing by the Parliament Hill of course! You will have to solve challenges at every step to discover your next destination and earn points. At each step, you will learn a little history as well as interesting facts about what surrounds you. t takes 2-3 hours to complete, do it whenever you wish - you select your own date and start time, no scheduling or reservation needed. 20+ challenges, games and enigmas to solve as you walk through this historic neighborhood.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.99
per group
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$34.99
per group
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Ottawa Spring Tulip Festival Bike Tour

Available from May 14

Ottawa Spring Tulip Festival Bike Tour

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The Canadian Tulip Festival celebrates the return of spring, with over a million displays of tulips planted throughout our city in May. Capture spectacular views of the tulips and discover their colorful beauty along with other hidden gems and the history of the city on a bike tour. In addition to the Tulip site at Dow's Lake, you will visit Rideau Canal, Landsdowne Park, the Glebe, Little Italy and much more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.32
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$58.32

ByWard Market Lunch Tasting Experience

Available today

ByWard Market Lunch Tasting Experience

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**COVID-19 UPDATE: This tour requires a 2-person minimum booking and is a 2-bubble* only experience: Your guide will walk you through the streets of the ByWard Market and stop at various local-loved eateries where the house's specialty will be served to you as you learn about the city's rich history. Also known as the "International Tour" because of the diversity of authentic food offered, this 2.5 to 3-hour tour offers you a taste of the city's diverse roots and passion for food. This tour includes a stop to sample the world-famous BeaverTail (R) from the original location. Dietary restrictions and special needs must be communicated ahead of time - please indicate restrictions in the SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS field at the CHECKOUT of your ticket purchase. *Tours are restricted to people from the same household and up to 1 other household.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.20
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$71.20
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Ottawa Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Available from Oct 26

Ottawa Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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The Canadian capital is known for its historic landmarks, world-class museums, and riverfront parklands, but most travelers only get to see the highlights. On this tour, discover the city through the eyes of an Ottawa local and enjoy a personalized itinerary custom-made for you. Your ‘Lokafyer’ guide is no typical tour guide—instead, they will show you around the city like a friend and take you to the neighborhoods, museums, markets, and restaurants that they know and love.
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$27.92
Price varies by group size
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$27.92
Price varies by group size
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The Best of Ottawa Walking Tour

Available from Oct 26

The Best of Ottawa Walking Tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Did you know that Ottawa is the capital of Canada? A multilingual city? Ottawa! You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Ottawa. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$480.23
per group
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$480.23
per group

Pioneering Days: An audio tour of the captivating history of Ottawa's pioneers

Available today

Pioneering Days: An audio tour of the captivating history of Ottawa's pioneers

Starting where Ottawa began, this self guided audio tour will take you to the very best city viewpoint. Beginning back when there was nothing here but forest, you will see where and hear how Ottawa began and gain a pretty good feeling for the circumstances, events and leaders that shaped the city in its earliest days. Most everything you see as you walk is explained. The tour ends in the most famous market in town, where you will find lots to see and great places to refresh yourself. Take in gorgeous views of the Ottawa River. Find out about the indigenous people who inhabited the area for thousands of years. Learn about the famous locks of Ottawa. Finally end the tour in the bustling Byward Market. Along the way, discover the stories of the pioneering characters who have shaped the captivating history of Ottawa.
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    $5.00
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    $5.00

    Sportif tour of East Ontario and West Quebec

    Available from Apr 11

    Sportif tour of East Ontario and West Quebec

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    Join our hospitable and professionally guided sportive tour of the National Capital's Gatineau Park while enjoying the freedom from traffic delays as you ride from the Rideau Canal tour/rental centre.   The bikes are light aluminum or carbon road Giant models (105 or Ultegra) offered in five sizes and expertly fitted to suit you.  Ride the 30k loop (100%pathway) or the 50k loop to Champlain Lookout (pathway and road) with elevations from 100m or 600m.  Travel along the Ottawa and Gatineau river and park at a pace averaging 20-25kph.  You will ride between three to four hours and can choose a morning departure (9:00am) or depart in the afternoon (1:00pm).
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    • Free Cancellation
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    $102.89
    From
    $102.89

    The Best of Toronto Walking Tour

    Available from Oct 26

    The Best of Toronto Walking Tour

    Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Want to explore the biggest city of Canada? And to experience the outstanding selection of food? Street art? Parades? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Toronto. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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    • 2 hours
    From
    $480.23
    per group
    From
    $480.23
    per group

    Private 8-hour Tour to Ottawa from Montreal - Hotel pick up and drop off

    Available from Oct 26

    Private 8-hour Tour to Ottawa from Montreal - Hotel pick up and drop off

    Make the best of your time in Montreal and visit Ottawa, the capital of Canada, on a full day excursion with us. Explore the city most emblematic sites of Ottawa with a local expert. Your private driver will pick you up at your desired time in Montreal and drive you to Ottawa. Once there, alongside one of our professional tour guides, you will learn the history and visit the main sites of Ottawa during a 2 hour guided city tour. You will of course have free time for lunch in Ottawa before returning. Your tour will end up in your desired place in Montreal. Final itinerary is adjustable to your personal interests
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    • 8 hours
    • Free Cancellation
    • Taking safety measures
    From
    $960.48
    Price varies by group size
    From
    $960.48
    Price varies by group size
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    Cycle the Fall Colours

    Available from Sep 1

    Cycle the Fall Colours

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    Discover Ottawa’s waterways and scenic highlights by bike—and admire the city’s vibrant autumnal colors as you cycle—with this small-group bike tour. Depart in the morning from central Ottawa, and grab your helmet and bike (available in several convenient sizes). You’ll peddle along the Rideau Canal and will spy the Rideau Falls, will tour the Dominion Arboretum, will explore National Historic Site pathways, and more.
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    • 2 hours 30 minutes
    • Free Cancellation
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    $63.81
    From
    $63.81

    Toronto, Niagara Falls & 1000 Islands VIP 2–Day Trip From Ottawa

    Available from Aug 21

    Toronto, Niagara Falls & 1000 Islands VIP 2–Day Trip From Ottawa

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    * Two full days to discover Toronto and Niagara Falls * Scenic St Lawrence River Cruise among the 1000 Islands * Hornblower Cruise, unforgettable experience of Niagara Falls * Niagara-on-the-Lake, the charming of wine country * Urban landmarks in Toronto,Canada’s largest and cosmopolitan
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    • 2 days
    From
    $405.98
    Price varies by group size
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    $405.98
    Price varies by group size

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