Ottawa River
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Our most recommended Ottawa River Family-friendly Activities

Ottawa: 1-Hour Bilingual Guided Tour by Amphibious Bus

1. Ottawa: 1-Hour Bilingual Guided Tour by Amphibious Bus

Climb aboard a unique vehicle that can travel on land and water and discover the historical attractions of Ottawa and the Ottawa River from different perspectives. Spend 40 minutes on land and 20 minutes on the water. Admire landmark monuments and attractions such as Lake Dow, Landsdowne Park and Byward Market. Get a magnificent view of the city as you cruise along the river aboard the amphibious vehicle. See all the important sights of Ottawa and the city of Gatineau, located just across the water. Avail of an activity that is both fun and educational for the entire family, and ideal for those who are short of time but want to see it all.

Foresters Falls: Soft Adventure Rafting on the Ottawa River

2. Foresters Falls: Soft Adventure Rafting on the Ottawa River

Discover the Ottawa River valley on a gentle rafting tour. Cruise down the river and splash over rapids to get an introduction to the world of white water rafting. Make your way to the local partner's location to begin your activity. After an in-depth safety briefing, board the bus for a short drive to the boats. Meet your guide, then hop aboard your raft to start your white water adventure. Enjoy the trip as you and your guide steer the raft over rapids. Admire the scenery and take a short break to enjoy some snacks and drinks. At the end of your rafting experience, a BBQ lunch is served on the boat and you can watch a video of your trip, filmed by a kayaker.

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What people are saying about Ottawa River

A great hour-long trip for my niece and nephew visiting from out of town. Get to see good parts of the city. The captain and tour guide were great.

Glad we did this! Great way to see our nation's Capital. Very informative and a unique experience!

Friendly guide and driver; on time departure, interesting places to visit

A great, informative tour. We learned so much about the city.

Excellent easy booking and amazing tour. Highly recommended