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Gardens Ottawa

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Admire the beautiful parks and gardens between attractions and along pathways along Garden Ottawa's Garden Promenade.

Featuring more than 75 urban garden experiences throughout the Ottawa-Gatineau region, the circuit is perfect for flora lovers who want to soak up the beauty on self-guided outings or guided tours. Most sites are free to access!

The Garden Promenade routes focus on certain geographical areas to help you maximize your time and enjoyment. You can use the interactive maps and routes to plan self-guided visits on foot, by bike, by public transportation, or by car. Or consider the various guided tour options including bus, bike, or on foot. Sites include manicured beds along the Rideau Canal (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), historic grounds, experimental farms, rooftop spaces, and many more.

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