Gatineau
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Our most recommended Gatineau Activities

  • Ottawa: Sightseeing River Cruise

    1. Ottawa: Sightseeing River Cruise

    Discover the natural beauty of the region that captured the imagination of the first European explorer Samuel de Champlain. Climb aboard the 'Paula D' for a 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise on the Ottawa River. This must-do experience offers an entertaining glimpse of the region's rich history and leaves you with plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your stay. For your convenience, there are two departure docks, one located in Gatineau and another in Ottawa. Once boarded, sit back and relax as you cruise down the river. Enjoy spectacular views of the city and learn about the river's past life as a watery highway for transporting resources with your guide's engaging and informative commentary in both English and French. During your cruise, you'll have the opportunity to see the Parliament Buildings, the Rideau Canal Locks, and the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau from the river. You'll also be a...

    It was an excellent way to learn Ottawa and the area. We had a great tour guide, Kat!

  • Ottawa: 2 or 3.5-Hour Sightseeing Bike Tour

    2. Ottawa: 2 or 3.5-Hour Sightseeing Bike Tour

    Get on a bicycle for a 2 or 3.5-hour guided tour to discover many of downtown Ottawa’s major attractions, must-see spots, and hidden gems. Choose your own adventure from two tour options and the option of a French, German, Spanish or Dutch speaking guide. 2-Hour Express Tour A fun and short sightseeing tour ideal for newer or easy-going bicyclists, who want to learn about Ottawa’s downtown and beyond. All ages will enjoy the leisurely 8.5-mile ride, stopping at major attractions for sightseeing and photos. Highlights include Parliament Hill, War Memorial, Rideau Canal Pathway, Rideau Hall, Rideau Falls, Quebec province, the National Art Gallery, the Museum of History, the Rideau Locks and Bytown Museum. 3.5-Hour Highlights Tour Discover more of Ottawa’s must-see spots and hidden gems on a slight longer 3 to 3.5-hour tour, with 95% of the route on bicyc...

    We were a group of 8 persons and Lisa, our guide was great to make us discover for 2 relaxing hours Ottawa and Gatineau. Loved to learn about the history.

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What people are saying about Gatineau

very interresting, even my 8yrs old son did like the museum. People are nice, polite and helpful.

The guide was very knowledgeable and dramatic in her descriptive tour. Really enjoyed the tour!

It was an excellent way to learn Ottawa and the area. We had a great tour guide, Kat!

Informative guide - a little difficult to hear at times...but that was mi

Our guide was friendly and knowlegeble and forthcoming