Ottawa-Gatineau Travel & Tourism Information

This section gives you all of the tourist information for Greater Ottawa and Gatineau Quebec, including city and Ottawa Valley attractions, accommodations, or city maps, as well as get-away travel from Ottawa.

Rideau River Rapids By Carleton University

The Rideau River and the Rideau Canal are not only strong parts of the city history, but they form part of the city's social fabric even today. In the summer, boating tourists navigate on the Rdeau Waterway to the Rideau Lakes and to Lake Ontario. And in the winter, civil servants commute to work, and students skate to school to two universities and a college on the Rideau Canal Skateway.

Get-away travel from Ottawa-Gatineau. Visit our sister site, TransCanadaHighway.com, for coast-to-coast travel info.

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Active Scale Manufacturing Inc. is the largest Canadian manufacturer of weigh scale systems from truck scales to crane scales, we build commercial and industrial scales for the toughest environments.

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Ottawa-Gatineau Accommodation

Here are some featured hotels, motels, long-term rentals, lodges/cottages, and campgrounds in the Ottawa-Gatineau area:

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view listing for Hilton Lac LeamyAccommodationHilton Lac Leamy

349 spacious rooms, Convention Centre connected to the Casino. Indoor and outdoor pools, a spa including 15 body treatment salons, a fitness centre and game rooms, meeting rooms, restaurants, boutiques and much more!

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view listing for Camp ConewangoAccommodationCamp Conewango

Beautiful sites for seasonal and overnight campers. Each site provides 15 amp service and water. The sites for overnight campers also have a fire pit and a picnic table. Some unserviced tent sites are available as well

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view listing for Les Suites Hotel, OttawaAccommodationLes Suites Hotel, Ottawa

On the edge of the Byward Market, AAA 3 star Les Suites offers convenience & value. Beautiful one and two bedroom suites define the value you will find at Les Suites Hotel. They are fully equipped with full kitchens and ensuite laundry facilities.

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view listing for Valois Motel & RestaurantAccommodationValois Motel & Restaurant

Valois' Restaurant and Motel has been an established family business since 1934. We have 44 modern, comfortable motel accommodations plus two seasonal cottages.

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view listing for Best Western Ottawa/Kanata Hotel & Conference CentreAccommodationBest Western Ottawa/Kanata Hotel & Conference Centre

AAA 2 diamonds hotel & conference centre, 15 minutes west of downtown. To meet your business needs we offer dataports, high-speed internet in our business rooms. We have 5,000 square feet of naturally lit meeting and banquet space.

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Ottawa-Gatineau Attractions

Here are some featured local attractions, museums, historical sites, and festivals:

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view listing for Club de golf Hautes Plaines.AttractionClub de golf Hautes Plaines.

check out our great golf course, wit its many challenging holes

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view listing for Champlain Golf Course (fomerly: Glenlea)AttractionChamplain Golf Course (fomerly: Glenlea)

This 18 hole course, in a setting of mature trees, has a pro shop, practice green, three sand traps, and restaurant.

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view listing for Tooth and Nail Brewing CompanyAttractionTooth and Nail Brewing Company

A brewery, bar and beer store. Hours for the brewpub: 4:00PM - 11:00PM

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MogulMike provides National Capital regions skiers and snowboarders with the latest local snow conditions.

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view listing for Beau's All Natural Brewing CompanyAttractionBeau's All Natural Brewing Company

ince 2006 Beau's All Natural has been brewing interesting, tasty beers like our Lug Tread Lagered Ale using the best ingredients & local spring water. Our family takes pride in creating unique, wonderful and certified organic craft beer,

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Travel Services

Here are some featured travel agencies, trnapsortation and attractions:

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Deal with the cruise experts to find and book your next dream getaway for less. Exceptional savings and value await.

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Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for Travel Mor Trailer SalesTravel ServiceTravel Mor Trailer Sales

Travel-Mor Trailers is the premier location in Ottawa to rent or buy a new or used RV. We carry a number of brands of RVs like Rockwood and R-pod, and will make sure that you find the RV you want! Travel-Mor

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view listing for Hudson's Bay CompanyTravel ServiceHudson's Bay Company

Canada's oldest department store, with a great selection of fashions, furnishings, houseware, toys, and cosmetics at great prices.

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view listing for National Rent-To-OwnTravel ServiceNational Rent-To-Own

National Car Rental operates in over 3,000 locations, and operates over 275,000 quality vehicles that serve over 15 million business & leisure travelers annually.

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Ottawa-Gatineau Intown Attractions

Restaurant Patio in the Byward Market

There is lots to see and do around Ottawa in the city. Take a tour of the city's shoreline, either from land or by boat. You can visit a museums, lots of parks and waterfront greenspace, and activities and sports to keep anybody busy (and happy). We even have a page that has tips on hundreds of things to do with kids.

Major Annual festivals:

  • Winterlude
  • Tulip Festival
  • Canada Day

  • Nearby Towns & Attractions

    Kinsmere ruins in Gatineau Park

    The Ottawa Valley is big, wide, and lush. In the summer there's river rafting up the Valley at Beachburg. At Pembroke, see Canada's first hydro-electric plant and the many murals around the downtown. At Chalk River, see the Nuclear Research Station. At Petawawa you pass Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, a major military training ground and a Forestry Research Station.

    Finally, at Mattawa, see the confluence of the Mattawa River, which was the major fur trading route to the west, now followed by the Trans-Canada Highway all the way to the Pacific Ocean.


    Ottawa-Gatineau Accommodation

    Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel

    There are many accommodation options in the area, from first class hotels, to motels, beds & breakfast, long-term accommodation, wilderness lodges and camping.


    Away: Travelling Out of Town

    We even have lots of tips for getting away, including other countries' Online Travel Offices, links to travel guidebooks' web sites. We even have links to sites that can help you plan a honeymoon, eloped wedding, or romantic getaway.

    To round things out we have information about Canada & US Customs, a listing of Canadian embassies and consulates around the world, and an overview of our airport(s) and links to airports around the world (so you can check what to do during connections between flights)


    Sustainable Travel & Eco-Tourism

    Going Green: Eco-friendly content!

    We recogize that travel inherently uses a lot of energy and a lot of resources, since it involves moving us (and our luggage) large distances around the world.

    Here are a number of suggestions for reducing our impact as well as our "carbon footprint".

  • Sustainable Accomodation
  • All-Inclusive Holidays And Sustainable Tourism
  • Cruise Ships Adapt To Ecotourism Demand
  • Tips For Travelling Sustainably

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