Ottawa
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Our most recommended Ottawa Family-friendly Activities

  • Ottawa: 1-Hour Bilingual Guided Tour by Amphibious Bus

    1. Ottawa: 1-Hour Bilingual Guided Tour by Amphibious Bus

    Climb aboard a unique vehicle that can travel on land and water and discover the historical attractions of Ottawa and the Ottawa River from different perspectives. Spend 40 minutes on land and 20 minutes on the water. Admire landmark monuments and attractions such as Lake Dow, Landsdowne Park and Byward Market.

    Get a magnificent view of the city as you cruise along the river aboard the amphibious vehicle. See all the important sights of Ottawa and the city of Gatineau, located just across the water. Avail of an activity that is both fun and educational for the entire family, and ideal for those who are short of time but want to see it all.

    Glad we did this! Great way to see our nation's Capital. Very informative and a unique experience!

  • Ottawa: Hop-On Hop-Off Guided City Tour Day Ticket

    2. Ottawa: Hop-On Hop-Off Guided City Tour Day Ticket

    All aboard for this popular hop-on hop-off city tour of Ottawa that’s filled with fun, facts, and history! Stay on the bus for the 1.5-hour tour or hop off and back on throughout the validity of your ticket. See the sights of Ottawa from a classic open-top, double-decker bus. Sit on the lower deck and enjoy the inside comfort or ride on the top deck and enjoy the fantastic views as your knowledgeable, bilingual guide points out landmarks and shares the city's history with you. Hop off at sites you want to explore and hop back on to resume your city tour. Do this at your own pace, and visit as many of Ottawa’s top sites as you like. See museums, parks, galleries, the Byward Market, the Canadian Parliament buildings, and lots more. Explore, dine, and shop throughout the capital city!

    The tour was very informative and you get to see the city in whole different way. Would highly recommend this tour.

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What people are saying about Ottawa

Glad we did this! Great way to see our nation's Capital. Very informative and a unique experience!

very interresting, even my 8yrs old son did like the museum. People are nice, polite and helpful.

Friendly guide and driver; on time departure, interesting places to visit

Our guide was very friendly,kn owlegeble and had a gr8 sense of humor

Excellent easy booking and amazing tour. Highly recommended