Ottawa

 

Canada’s capital. National sites, famous landmarks like the Rideau Canal, and museums housing stunning national collections. But Ottawa is also vibrant and walkable, with an incredible food scene created by local culinary schools and top chefs. This is Ottawa, come experience it for yourself.

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Travel times to Ottawa

City Flight Time
New York City 1 hr 20 m
Boston 1 hr 40 m
Chicago 1 hr 50 m
Los Angeles 6 hr 50 m

Weather Average

  • December - February
    -4° / 25° F
  • March - May
    11° / 52° F
  • June - August
    27° / 81° F
  • September - November
    15° / 59° F

What to Do

 

What to do

Be in the know about must-see experiences.

  • Here’s how to savor the best of Canada’s sophisticated capital in an easy going, fun way.
    Here’s how to savor the best of Canada’s sophisticated capital in an easy going, fun way.
    Ottawa canal
  • One of Canada’s oldest and largest public markets, the ByWard market is a hub for foodies and shoppers both.
    One of Canada’s oldest and largest public markets, the ByWard market is a hub for foodies and shoppers both.
    The Heart & Crown Pub, in the ByWard Market neighborhood
  • If your idea of a great vacation is spending as little time indoors as possible, here’s what Ottawa has to offer.
    If your idea of a great vacation is spending as little time indoors as possible, here’s what Ottawa has to offer.
    Ottawa Aerial Tour
  • You don’t have to venture far from Canada’s capital to be hitting the trail. Here are some top hiking spots to explore.
    You don’t have to venture far from Canada’s capital to be hitting the trail. Here are some top hiking spots to explore.
    Pink Lake Gatineau Ottawa Hiking
  • Whether you’re in the mood to eat, drink, explore, or adventure, here are 14 of the best things to do in Ottawa.
    Whether you’re in the mood to eat, drink, explore, or adventure, here are 14 of the best things to do in Ottawa.

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Itineraries
Don’t miss the iconic spots and hidden gems. No matter where you go in Ottawa, there are amazing itinerary ideas for you to explore.