Explore Ottawa

A historical city evolved into a modern metropolis; this three-day tour showcases the highlights of Ottawa, the capital city of Canada. Ottawa's vibrant autumn leaves paint the streets with eye-catching yellows and reds and winter is a season of celebration for outdoor activities.

Bask in the city’s wealth of historic landmarks from the iconic Parliament Building, to the Rideau Canal - famed as the world's largest skating rink. All located within the downtown core, marvel at architectural wonders that house national museums and state-of-the-art galleries, and take in world-class exhibitions.

Explore the highlights of downtown Ottawa and the rolling hills of Gatineau Park. With the perfect mix of informative tour and time to explore, capture your own memories of this beautiful city, a year-round favourite for any visitor.
3 Days/2 Nights
from $218.00
per person based on double occupancy

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Highlights

  • Tour Canada’s incredible capital and capture its beautiful architecture
  • Experience this fascinating city by Double Decker bus or Trolley
  • Visit world-class exhibitions at the national museums and galleries
  • Indulge in shopping at one of the many boutiques
Features & Inclusions

Features & Inclusions

Accommodations

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation

Sightseeing Excursions

  • Admission to the Museum of History
  • Admission to the Museum of Nature
  • Admission to the National Gallery of Canada

Extras

  • Travel documents
  • Hotel luggage handling
Itinerary

Itinerary

DAY 1 – Arriving in Ottawa

Upon your arrival, make your way independently to your downtown Ottawa hotel and spend the remainder of the day exploring. Travel through 1,000 years of history as you explore the life-size reconstructions of Canada's cultural heritage at the Canadian Museum of History. Continue on to "the castle", a 100-year old building that is the Canadian Museum of Nature and marvel at the immersive exhibits of specimens, a whale skeleton, and over a thousand minerals and rock samples. As you stroll around this beautiful city, indulge in some shopping at one of the many boutiques in the ByWard Market. Relax and enjoy an overnight stay at your Ottawa hotel.

DAY 2 – Sightseeing in Ottawa

Enjoy a second day of exploring the beautiful city of Ottawa. Strap on your skates and head to the Rideau Canal National Historic Site for some ice skating along the canal - a scenic delight popular among visitors and locals alike. Admire the extraordinary collection of Canadian and European art within the vaulted galleries of the National Gallery of Canada. After delving into Ottawa's state-of-the-art museums, visit the regal Parliament building for that postcard-perfect picture and sample some local cuisine from the city's myriad of flavours. After a day full of sightseeing, relax and enjoy your overnight stay.

DAY 3 –  Departing Ottawa

Make the most of your free morning to enjoy this beautiful city. Take a morning stroll along the scenic Rideau Canal or relax at one of the many cafes. Return to your hotel to check out and complete your tour package.
prices

Prices

  Value Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 Nov - 30 Apr $218 $162 $388  $30
 
  Moderate Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 Nov - 30 Apr $272 $225 $480 $46
 
  Deluxe Accommodations
  Double Triple Single Child
1 Nov - 30 Apr $451 $365 $842 $41
  All prices quoted are per person and shown in CAD funds. Prices subject to applicable taxes and rebates. All prices include administration, planning, and operational expenses. All prices are subject to change without notice and are subject to international exchange rate fluctuations. Infants (less than 2 years old) travelling with an adult and not occupying a seat may travel free of charge. For children 2-11 years old, we provide reduced rates – please contact one of our vacation planners at 1-877-791-5500 for more information. A deposit of $200 per person is due at time of booking (unless otherwise stated at the time of booking). Final payment is due 45 days prior to tour departure. Tours booked within 45 days of departure require full payment before reservations can be confirmed. 
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Accommodation Options

Accommodation Selection

Location Value Moderate Deluxe
Ottawa Capital Hill Hotel & Suites Lord Elgin Hotel Fairmont Chateau Laurier

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