2014 Annual Conference Travel Tips and Tours
Get your family ready for the thrill of a lifetime aboard the only Amphibus tour in the city. Let us drive you by land and water through the National Capital area of Ottawa and Gatineau. A unique historical adventure awaits you. Let our bilingual guides take you through the important sites of this picturesque area. The bilingual tour with fully narrated humorous anecdotes will last approximately 1 hour and takes you along a picturesque entertaining and educational journey.
Times: 10:30, 12(noon),1:30, 3:00, 4:30, 6:00 & 7:30 pm (could change)
The Best way to visit The National Capital area of Ottawa and Gatineau is with the Lady Dive Tours. The bilingual guided tours will let you ‘’hop off’’at the sites you want to explore and ‘’hop back on’’ as many times through the day to resume your adventure tour. All this at your own pace. Visit all the important sites including museums, parks, galleries, the Byward market, the canadian Parliament buildings and lots more during this fun, historical, educational 75 minute tour.
Times: 10 am to 6 pm (could change)
Ottawa Walking Tours is dedicated to letting our experienced, professional guides acquaint you with the history and charm of our beautiful city. During the 2 hour guided tour you will Discover the history that created the National Capital of Canada, Learn about the architecture of the beautiful and historic buildings in Ottawa’s downtown core, Visit the most important monuments in the Canadian capital, Explore areas tourists don’t often see, Find out about our colourful political characters – past and present, Get recommendations on places to eat and drink and snap some outstanding photographs!
C’mon aboard the Capital’s premier sightseeing vessel, the Empress of Ottawa, and capture unique and spectacular views of some of the city's attractions such as the Parliament Buildings, Museum of Civilization, Rideau Falls a Unesco world heritage site, and the Prime Minister’s residence. With these landmarks as your backdrop Capital Cruises adds a sound track to complete the floating theatre experience. Using state of the art wireless technology our professionally produced commentary will captivate you as the story of Ottawa is told in your choice of English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, or Spanish.
A tour of the must-see sights in Ottawa and, along the way, we’ll discover hidden gems as well. Our tour leaders are not scripted and know the city inside out because it’s their home. Everybody can enjoy this tour, no matter what fitness level.
We believe one of the best ways to learn about a city is to explore its neighbourhood food markets, discover local produce and dishes, and meet area chefs and food artisans. C’est Bon’s gourmet walking tours are an ideal introduction to the national capital region’s vibrant food scene. Meet the bright lights and find the hidden treasures with the help of our expert and insightful guides. Our current tours explore Ottawa’s ByWard Market, Preston Street, Glebe and Westboro neighbourhoods, as well as Eddy Street in old Gatineau. These delightful epicurean outings last two to three hours each.