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Canoeing Rideau Canal, Fall

Take a walk on our fall side

Take a walk on our fall side

Cleanse yourself with indoor and outdoor beauty this autumn while on a getaway to Ottawa. Take a refreshing nature bath in the colourful urban core or the picturesque nearby countryside. Rejuvenate your soul at museums and historic sites, or by taking one of the many walking, cycling or bus tours. Then nourish your body with a spa visit as well as fresh flavours from local farms at stellar restaurants. Treat yourself inside and out this fall in the vibrant Ottawa region!

Fall favourites

Pumpkinferno, Upper Canada Village
Outdoor family fall activities in the Ottawa region
Have fun outdoors with the kids this fall by walking, cycling, paddling, ziplining, flying, tasting and touring your way through the Ottawa region.
Saunders Farm, Fall
Spooky and fun Halloween activities in Ottawa this fall
Looking to celebrate Halloween with fun, spooky or even terrifying programming? The Ottawa region has options for everyone from young kids to adults.
Pumpkins, fall
Fall for the perfect pumpkin patch and apple orchard in Ottawa
Visit apple orchards and pumpkin patches at the many farms in the Ottawa region this autumn for pick-your-own or pre-picked goodies, activities, and more.
Byward Market, Fall
Top places to photograph in Ottawa this fall
Discover top spots to capture amazing photos in Ottawa this autumn, including natural wonders, urban sites, hiking destinations and special events.
BeaverTails and pumpkin
Best fall treats in Ottawa
Enjoy sweet and savoury goodies including harvest-inspired beer, baked goods, cold treats and warm drinks while basking in Ottawa’s autumn beauty.
Voyageurs Pathway/Sentier des Voyageurs
Awesome autumn adventures and activities in Ottawa
Be adventurous while enjoying spectacular fall colours this fall in Ottawa by ziplining, caving, bungee jumping, flying, climbing, hiking, cycling, and more.

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