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.

Major's Hill Park, view of Parliament, fall

Travel Trade toolbox

Ottawa Tourism’s Travel Trade team has developed numerous content and reference materials to assist tour receptive and operators in their trip and packaged travel planning to Ottawa for group and FIT clients. Our toolbox has been put together with thought and care to provide tools corresponding to various client origins and travel themes such as culinary, cultural, outdoor and many others. From destination videos and Ottawa presentations available in different languages to images and guides and maps, you’ll be sure to find all the information you need to build Ottawa travel packages, promote our destination and train your team on everything there is to know about Canada’s capital as a travel destination.

To request additional materials, we encourage you to please contact the Travel Trade team.


Our custom-made destination videos for travel professionals will introduce you to Ottawa in different languages and will guide you through virtual visits of some of our most iconic attractions. These videos are available for download for your own professional use with your staff as well as your group and FIT clients.

Should you require b-roll footage, please contact our Travel Trade team.

Canadian War Museum
Virtually Ottawa Tours

Take a sneak-peek and a virtual tour of various travel trade-ready attractions in Ottawa.

Aerial, Parliament, Ottawa River
Ottawa Destination Video – Short

Enjoy an overview of the beautiful capital of Canada and its numerous attractions.

Rideau Canal Skateway
Ottawa Destination Videos – Long

Learn everything there is to know on Ottawa and its offering, as it tells the stories of Canada to national and international visitors.


Our image gallery provides you access to a curated selection of downloadable seasonal photos of Canada’s capital region. You may use these images in your marketing collateral by crediting Ottawa Tourism.

Should you require specific imagery please contact our Travel Trade team who will be happy to assist you.


Our presentation files will provide you with a comprehensive view of attractions and activities to see and do when visiting Canada’s capital. These presentations are categorized by themes and available in different languages to allow you to better reach and address your target markets when promoting Ottawa as a group and FIT travel destination.

Guides and maps

Learn more about Ottawa with the help of our introductory guide and navigate Canada’s capital  iconic sights, points of interests, hotels, as well as the Capital Cycle Route with our printout maps. 

Capital Cruises River Summer
Introduction to Ottawa

An introduction to Ottawa: fast facts, must-see landmark sights, cultural attractions, festivals and events.

Rideau Canal, Cycling. Biking
Downtown Ottawa map

This map showcases the location of iconic sights, points of interest, hotels and self-guided cycling routes within Ottawa’s downtown area.


Discover up to a year in advance the festivals, museum exhibitions, cultural and professional sport events and many more events happening in Canada’s capital by exploring our online event calendar. This tool will assist you in your advanced planning for your group and FIT client travels to Ottawa.

Stay up to date

Stay up to date on upcoming events and ideas to plan your next trip to Ottawa with friends, family or on your own by signing up for the Ottawa Tourism Newsletter.