The capital of Canada, filled with history, culture, and natural beauty.
Ottawa is the picturesque capital city of Canada on the Ontario and Quebec borders. It is a city full of culture, natural beauty, and history that makes a great weekend getaway any time of the year. You’ll find an abundance of things to do and see while you’re here. Visit Parliament Hill to get a taste of the Canadian political landscape and history. Make time for ByWard Market and experience many local tastes, flavours, and local goods. There are many world-class museums and galleries to see. For natural beauty, check out Gatineau and many of the local neighborhood parks and green spaces.
As the seasons change, so do the outdoor activities, including dog sledding, snow shoeing, skating, golfing, biking, whitewater rafting, relaxing at beaches, and so much more. In the winter, enjoy Winterlude and skate on the Rideau Canal while enjoying some hot chocolate, or watch the locals skate to work. In the spring, don’t miss the Tulip Festival, where millions of tulips from the Netherlands bloom and fill the city with their beauty. Ottawa is a diverse, multicultural, must-see city with an incredible mix of natural beauty and cosmopolitan flair. Come and see what this big city with a small-town feel is all about.