Map of Ottawa Region in Ontario

Map of Ottawa and Countryside Region in Ontario, Canada

Ottawa | Travel & Tourism Information Guide

Let your spirits soar in Canada's capital region where over 300 years of nation building have blanketed the landscape with glorious heritage buildings, diverse museums and cultural venues. Meander along the banks of the historic Rideau Canal and watch boats being lifted by hand-operated locks dating back to 1832. Board an elegant Edwardian style vessel for a cruise on the Ottawa River. Go museum hopping through all your special interests and be sure to try a BeaverTail - a unique, sweet pastry treat. Plan to spend your vacation in a capital destination - a place of endless attractions and warm hospitality that's an engaging blend of English and French.

City of Ottawa

Visit Parliament Hill to witness the colourful Changing of the Guard ceremony and the endless carpet of brilliant blooms during the world's largest tulip festival. Museum hop for days and include the magnificent Canadian Museum of Civilization where you can immerse yourself in a thousand years of Canadian history.

source: Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation