Ottawa activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Ottawa City Tour by Land and Water

Experience the thrills of Ottawa and Gatineau from both land and water on an amphibious vehicle tour of Canada’s capital city. Board an “amphibus” to see Ottawa’s picturesque sites, including Parliament Hill (Colline du Parlement), the National Gallery of Canada (Musée des beaux-arts du Canada), ByWard Market (Marché By) and Sparks Street's National War Memorial Monument (Monument commémorative de guere du Canada). To get a comprehensive feel for the area on your one-hour tour, your bilingual guide will share humorous anecdotes as you cross the streets of Ottawa and Gatineau and float atop the waters of Ottawa River.
1 hour
Tours & Sightseeing

2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour

Enjoy a leisurely 2-hour bike tour of Ottawa that shows you many of downtown Ottawa's major attractions on its beautiful and safe bicycle paths (95% of tour is on designated safe bike paths). You will breath fresh air and experience much more of Ottawa than you would by walking or taking a bus tour. This tour is ideal for newer or easy-going bicyclists or those traveling with friends, family members and children who want to see and learn what is Ottawa's downtown core.
2 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Original Haunted Walk of Ottawa

Experience the 90-minute walking tour of Ottawa that has been captivating visitors and locals alike for more than 20 years. The Original Haunted Walk is led by the best of local storytellers, dramatists, and amateur historians, sharing some of the most hair-raising and spine-chilling real-life ghost stories from the area. Follow along as they lead the way by lantern light to their favorite haunted spots.
1.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Ottawa River Historic Sightseeing Cruise

Cruise in comfort along the Ottawa River aboard the Empress of Ottawa. Listen to live commentary in English and French as you learn about the sights and history of Canada's Capital. The Empress of Ottawa features an open air sundeck and two enclosed decks so you can find your ideal seat on board.
1.25 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Ottawa Highlights 3 Hour Bike Tour

Discover Ottawa's major attractions, must-see spots and hidden gems on this guided, 3-3.5 hour bike tour which is about 20-24 kilometers (13-15 miles) on 95% safe bicycle paths. Cycle through Rideau Canal and Lansdowne Park, Old Ottawa South neighbourhood, Arboretum, Dow's Lake/Little Italy, War Museum, and much more. The tour includes a stop for lunch or a snack at a local cafe. It's ideal for families, visitors with limited time or those who want to discover beyond Downtown core.
3 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Ottawa Spring Tulip Festival Bike Tour

On this 3-hour bike tour of Ottawa, visit the capital's renown Tulip Festival, a special annual event available from May 10 to 20. Enjoy Commissioners Park, home to the Ottawa's most dazzling festival display. Follow the winding pathways with your local guide through the explosion of color in gardens filled with over 300,000 tulips. There will be 30-40 minutes stop at the Major Tulip festival site along with visiting some other tulip sites and attractions in Ottawa.
2 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Montreal to Ottawa Day Trip

Experience the heart of Canada on this day trip from Montreal to Ottawa. Begin by visiting Parliament Hill. Have lunch and then visit famous landmarks, including the Canadian Museum of History, Rideau Hall, and the Royal Canadian Mint.
12 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Ottawa International Airport to Hotel Private Arrival Transfer

Skip the stress and confusion of finding a taxi upon arrival at the Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. Instead, book this private airport transfer service and enjoy convenient, reliable, comfortable private transportation from the airport to your hotel in Ottawa.
25 minutes
Cultural & Theme Tours

Ottawa Ghosts and the Gallows Old Carleton County Jail Tour

Choose from two departure times to begin your 60 to 75-minute tour experience that takes you inside the old Carleton County Jail, now the HI Ottawa Jail Hostel, one of the most haunted buildings in North America! Is the jail haunted today? Your guided jail experience will allow you to decide for yourself. Your tour begins and ends at the old Carleton County Jail.
1.25 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Best of Ottawa Bike Tour

Explore Canada's capital city of Ottawa on this guided, 5-hour bike tour which covers about 30-32 kilometers (18-20 miles). Forget the bus. Get on a bicycle and truly experience the beauty and history of Ottawa. See many of the major attractions and hidden gems, while enjoying the natural pathways and waterways of this beautiful city. Enjoy a delicious lunch stop in trendy Little Italy. See the best of the city at your own pace. You'll feel like an 'insider' at the end of this relaxing, fun tour! This tour is ideal for tourists who want to see much more of Ottawa while being outdoor, those who are new to the city or locals who want to show their out-of-town visitors the best of Ottawa.
5 hours