Today we will go to Ottawa where we will visit Parliament Hill, Canadian Museum of Nature, Rideau Hall, Rideau Canal. We will also take Ottawa River Boat Cruise and see the Tulip Festival (seasonal).
Located on the Ottawa River in eastern Ontario, Canada's capital city is also its center of technology and politics. This historic city features many museums, art galleries, and performance centers as well as other attractions like the Rideau Canal.
Parliament Hill, located on the banks of the Ottawa River Canada's capital city, is home to the Canadian Parliament. The gorgeous location and dramatic architecture make this a huge tourist location-- more than 3 million people come every year.
The Canadian War Museum in Canada's capital city of Ottawa, ON is the country's national museum of military history. This large museum was established in 1880 and has a collection containing more than 500,000 historically significant pieces.
The largest official residence in the capital, Rideau Hall is home to the Governor General of Canada. It keeps its doors open to the public, creating a rare opportunity for visitors to step inside this impressive historic building.
The Rideau Canal connects the Ottawa River in Ottawa, Ontario to Lake Ontario in Kingston. From May to October when the locks are open, it is a popular boating and recreation area for locals and tourists alike.
From the comfort a climate-controlled cruise ship, you will sail down the beautiful Ottawa River, the border between Quebec and Ontario, seeing Victorian mansions and expansive Canadian forests as you kick back, relax, and float along.
Opening Hours: May 1 - Oct 31
This massive flower festival held annually in Ottawa, Ontario bills itself as the largest tulip festival in the world with more than one million of the flowers on display. It gets more than 500,000 visitors every May.
Gatineau is a city in western Quebec, Canada. It is the fourth-largest city in the province after Montreal, Quebec City, and Laval. It is located on the northern bank of the Ottawa River, immediately across from Ottawa, together with which it forms Canada's National Capital Region.
The Canadian Museum of History is one of North America's oldest heritage and cultural preservation sites. It explores 20,000 years of human history and Canadian culture and is visited by more than 1.2 million people every year.
*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Canadian Museum of History (Optional)
$10 (3-12 yrs)
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I recommend this tour!
Posted by: john on 2019-07-11
the guide was very nice with me, Ottawa is not too far form Montreal, the cruise of Ottawa river is the best activity.