Summary of The Day: Travel along the scenic locks and pathways of Ottawa on this half day bike tour to discover the best attractions and sites in the city!
We'll begin our tour as we bike along the canal pathway, learning the history of the canal along the way, and make a short detour to visit the Glebe, Carleton University and visit beautiful Hog's Back Falls. We'll continue along the Rideau Canal, visiting the spectacular Arboretum, Fletcher Wild Life Garden, the Experimental Farm and the Canada Food and Agriculture Museum.
We'll stop for a delicious lunch in trendy Little Italy and Dow's Lake. Then we'll continue our ride to the beautiful Ottawa River pathway. From here we'll bike along Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway to Downtown Ottawa, home to numerous Ottawa attractions, including the powerful War Museum.
Next we'll take a short detour to the province of Quebec, where you will see a spectacular view of Downtown Ottawa. On our route back to our starting point you will see the National Gallery of Canada, Byward Market and the Parliament Hill!
This tour is ideal for visitors with limited time or families with younger children!
We will stop at major attraction for 5-10 minutes for sightseeing and taking pictures. We will stop at Little Italy for Lunch or snack for 30 minutes.
Rideau Canal Pathway, Experimental Farm Pathway, and Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway
Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.
* Adult age: 13 and older
* Children under 13 are not permitted to join the tour.
* This tour requires minimum 2 persons to operate.
Professional tour escort
Bicycle, helmet, water bottle and a power bar snack.
All personal expenses
Tour guides and drivers rely upon the service fees charged on the tour to supplement their income. The wages of tour guides and drivers are determined factoring in that they will receive service fees to augment their earnings. Please pay at least the recommended service fee because the tour guides and drivers work hard to accommodate many people on the tour.
We recommend arriving 15 minutes in advance to do the bicycle/helmet fitting, review the tour map, sign the required document(s) and get to know other tour participants. We'll leave sharp on time. There will be no refund to those who arrive late and miss the tour.
You are responsible for your own insurance. You are required to sign a waiver form before the tour begins.
Please bring rain jacket, sun screen, sunglasses, cash, ID card, emergency contact info and health insurance info.
Language: This tour is escorted by a professional bilingual tour guide and/or driver guide (English/Chinese). Tours and/or languages may be combined to operate this tour depending on the number of passengers who have booked a particular departure.
Bus Arrangement: Passengers on the same reservation will be arranged on the same bus unless stated otherwise. If you wish to be on the same bus as another party /an existing reservation, please note your request with the reservation number in the comment section on the checkout page or notify us at least 24 hours prior to tour departure.
1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.
- Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
- Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.