COVID-19 Update

Ottawa Tourism’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors. As we welcome travellers back to our region, please consult our Visiting Ottawa safely page for the latest COVID-19 information. When making plans, please confirm details with businesses and entities directly as parts of our website may not reflect current offerings.

Panoramic view of downtown Ottawa with Parliament Hill, Fairmont Château Laurier and Government Conference Centre

The 29th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course

April 21-23, 2022

Come early! Stay late! Ottawa is looking forward to hosting you. For up-to-date information as well as health and safety protocols, please refer to Ottawa Tourism’s Visiting Ottawa Safely page.

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What to see and do
Discover attractions, events and activities based on your preferences and a specific date range to plan your visit.
Canoeing Rideau Canal
Five must-see sites in Ottawa
Looking for the top five must-see sites in Ottawa? Discover some of the city’s most photogenic, fun, delicious and meaningful locations and experiences.
View of Parliament from Andaz Copper Spirits and Sights
Calling all foodies!

Brilliant chefs are always elevating Ottawa’s culinary scene to new, tasty heights. From brunch to late night snacks, immerse yourself in local flavours as you eat your way through Canada’s capital.

Rideau Canal Cruises
Plan your visit
Looking to get more familiar with Ottawa as a destination in order to plan the perfect trip? Learn some basic information about Canada’s capital
Rideau Canal, Fall
Visiting Ottawa safely during COVID-19
Last updated on October 19, 2021, and reviewed every weekday for accuracy. Ottawa Tourism’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and

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