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Stay and save with the Ottawa Experience Pass

Take advantage of Ottawa Tourism’s exclusive promotion, the Ottawa Experience Pass, to receive up to $200 towards a variety of Ottawa experiences! This promotion is only available when you book two or more consecutive nights through the Ottawa Tourism online booking tool below for a stay between July 5 and October 9, 2021.

The Ottawa Experience Pass features dozens of participating restaurants, tours, attractions and activities in the greater Ottawa area. You can redeem up to four savings vouchers from participating businesses (valued at approximately $50 each) for a total value of up to $200! Your four chosen experiences can only be redeemed during your scheduled stay. See the full list of businesses and experiences below and start planning your Ottawa getaway today!

Notes:

  • Some businesses featured on the Ottawa Experience Pass require reservations. Refer to each offer for corresponding details.
  • Offer only available for bookings made through Ottawa Tourism's reservation system. Reservations made through third party booking sites (like Expedia or Booking.com) or directly with the accommodation establishment are not eligible.
  • If you have any questions regarding your reservation or a specific hotel, please contact the establishment directly.

Terms and conditions apply

Attractions

1000 Islands Helicopter Tours
1000 Islands Helicopter Tours

Offering planned tours, custom charters and life-changing excursions. Featuring our 10 minute 1000 Islands Tour and our Boldt Castle Tour, designated by Ontario Tourism as an Ontario Signature Experience.

What's Included: $50 off two adult tickets for the 1000 Islands Tours or Boldt Castle Tour 

À la Carte Shuttle and Tours
À La Carte Tours

Explore by bike or get puzzling on foot and discover unique shops, local foods and craft beverages in and around Ottawa.

What's Included: $50 off your booking of any order over $50

Beyond Van Gogh immersive experience
Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

Beyond Van Gogh is a rich and unique multimedia experience, taking the viewer on a journey through over 300 iconic artworks including instantly-recognizable classics "The Starry Night", "Sunflowers", and "Cafe Terrace at Night", now freed from their frames. Set to a symphonic score and using the artist's own dreams, thoughts, and words to drive the experience as a narrative, Van Gogh's art comes to life by appearing and disappearing, flowing across multiple surfaces and heightening the senses with their immense detail. 

What's Included: $50 off 2 adult tickets

Escape Bicycle Tours & Rentals
Escape Bicycle Tours & Rentals

Ride on the safe and scenic bike paths to see the best of Ottawa’s attractions, key neighbourhoods, and nature with a fun local guide. Enjoy our popular 2-hour Ottawa Express tour or rent one of our top-quality super comfortable bikes and explore the city at your own pace. City, electric, kids, mountain, and road bikes are available. Now offering electric scooter rental.

What's Included: $50 off an Ottawa Express Bike Tour or $50 off bicycle or escooter rental

Escape Manor
Escape Manor

Escape Manor is Ottawa's home for immersive entertainment. Award-winning escape rooms, bars, lounges, puzzles, games and excitement await within stylishly decored surroundings with top-notch hospitality. Gel friendships and bond families with an exhilarating escape experience today! Online experiences available as well.

What's Included: One free in-person escape room experience for 2 people or $50 off an online live actor experience for up to 6

Haunted Walks
Haunted Walks Ottawa

Immerse yourself in Ottawa's hidden history and ghost stories! The Haunted Walk's cloaked tour guides have been entertaining visitors for over 25 years on fun and spooky evening walking tours. Night-light not included.

What's Included: Save $50 on any Haunted Walk Ghost Tour in Ottawa

Holtz Spa
Holtz Spa

Luxurious downtown Ottawa Day Spa offers Massage Therapy, Holistic Treatments, Medispa Services and Anti-Aging Therapies to balance body, mind and spirit. 

What's Included: $50 off a Full Body Pedicure $135 (Aromatherapy, Wellness Detox or Oriental Harmony)

 

Interzip Rogers
Interzip Rogers

Experience the incomparable sensation to fly over the border between Ontario and Quebec on the new and first interprovincial zipline. Be among the first to cross!

What's Included: One complimentary ticket to Interzip Rogers

Jigsaw Escapes
Jigsaw Escape Rooms

Your team will be given a high-stakes scenario and locked in a room for 60 minutes. In order to escape, you must work together to solve a series of fun, yet challenging puzzles and complete your mission before time runs out!

What's Included: $50 of any escape room 

 

Oh Canada Eh? Ottawa
Oh Canada Eh? Ottawa Dinner Musical

This family friendly musical production celebrates all things Canadian! The two-hour show features famous characters singing Canadian hits, plus an optional Canadian meal.

What's Included: $50 off a show ticket of your choice

 

Ottawa Biplane Adventures
Ottawa Biplane Adventures

Open Cockpit bi-plane rides! See Parliament Hill and Downtown Ottawa from the seat of an authentic 1930's open cockpit bi-plane! Flights depart from the Canada Aviation and Space Museum and are subject to weather conditions. 

What's Included: $50 off an Ottawa Biplane Adventure

World Famous Paul's Boat Line
Ottawa Boat Cruise

Explore the National Capital Region by boat! Offering some of the finest views along the Ottawa River and Rideau Canal since 1936. Our fleet includes our brand new 100% electric powered vessel.  

What's Included: $50 off of 2 adult tickets for the Ottawa River Cruise and Rideau Canal combo

 

Ottawa City Rafting
Ottawa City Rafting

3-hours of the perfect urban rafting adventure combining fun, excitement and the history of this great nation. This professionally guided trip is available morning and afternoon. We provide a helmet, life jacket and paddle. Body surfing (swimming in small rapids) and cliff jumping are exciting optional parts of the trip. Non-swimmers are welcome.

What's Included: $50 off your reservation

 

Majors Hill Park Fun
Ottawa Free Tours

Ottawa Free Tours offer amazing walking tours of downtown Ottawa. Since 2015, our expert guides have been sharing captivating stories of Ottawa's colourful past, interesting landmarks and vibrant culture. We offer regular free (tip-based) public walking tours, as well as paid private walking tours throughout the year. We offer private tours in English, French and Spanish.

What's Included: $50 off a private standard 2-hour tour for a group of up to 8 people (English only) 

OWL Rafting
OWL Rafting on the Ottawa River

OWL Rafting combines an exhilarating river trip down the rapids of the Ottawa River finishing with a signature BBQ meal cruise to the lakeside resort. Choose from low, medium or high intensity day trips that run 7 days per week. All-inclusive overnight packages available from June to September.

What's Included: $50 off any rafting package

 

Rafting Momentum
Rafting Momentum

Full day of Rafting on the Ottawa river with 2 meals (lunch and BBQ dinner). Many rapids and highlights through the day. Day starts at 9am and finishes around 4pm. Located 1 hour from downtown Ottawa.

What's Included: $50 off one admission to the Adventure or Classic Momentum package

Rideau Canal - cycling
RentABike

Over 200 bicycles and accessories to choose from for all ages, sizes and routes. Located on the Rideau Canal beneath Rideau St. beside the Senate of Canada and across from Westin and Chateau Laurier Hotels. Rentals, escorted tours, sales and service.

What's Included: $50 off the Ottawa River, Chaudière Island and Rideau Canal Bike Tour for 2

Saunders Farm
Saunders Farm

Saunders Farm is an award-winning 100-acre farm attraction located in Ottawa's countryside. Explore the largest collection of full-sized hedge mazes in North America, cool down in the SplashPad, climb aboard a Pirate Ship and take a hayride through beautifully landscaped gardens.

What's Included: In July, $50 off admission for our Summer Maze Days. Starting September, $50 off admission for our Daytime Haunting Season. 

Thursty Pedaler
Thursty Pedaler

Help pedal a 15-person bike to three pubs and craft breweries in Ottawa’s vibrant Glebe neighbourhood on a one-of-a-kind tour. Get your heart pumping and enjoy a tasty beverage at each stop!

What's Included: $50 off your private party bike experience

Museums

Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
Canada Agriculture and Food Museum

Located on a national heritage site, the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum is the world’s only working farm in the heart of a capital city. Museum programs and exhibitions are related to Canada’s agricultural heritage, food literacy, and the benefits and relationship of agricultural science and technology to Canadians’ everyday lives.

What's Included: Free family admission (2 adults and up to 4 youth)

Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Canada Aviation and Space Museum

Located on a former military air base just five kilometers from the Prime Minister’s residence at 24 Sussex Drive in Ottawa, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum focuses on aviation in Canada within an international context – from its beginnings in 1909 to today.

What's Included: Free family admission (2 adults and up to 4 youth)

Canada Science and Technology Museum
Canada Science and Technology Museum

Learn about steam locomotives, telescopes, cameras, gold miners, climate change, hydroelectricity and much more through temporary and permanent exhibitions at this interactive, family-friendly museum.

What's Included: Free family admission (2 adults and up to 4 youth)

Canadian Museum of Nature
Canadian Museum of Nature

Explore the fascinating science related to fossils, mammals, minerals, birds, plate tectonics, Arctic discovery and more in a historic building minutes from Parliament Hill.

What's Included: Up to $50 off of General Admission. Call to reserve a minimum of 24 hours prior to your visit.

Diefenbunker Museum
Diefenbunker Museum

Ponder the Cold War as you tour this four-storey underground bunker in rural Ottawa. Originally designed to shelter Canadian VIPs during a nuclear attack, it is now a National Historic Site.

What's Included: Free family admission (2 adults, 5 youth)

 

National Gallery of Canada
National Gallery of Canada

Discover contemporary and historical artworks—including paintings, sculptures, photographs and multimedia installations—in this landmark site located near the vibrant ByWard Market area.

What's Included: Free family admission (2 adults & 3 youths age 17 and under)

Restaurants

Absinthe Café
Absinthe Café

Absinthe is renowned for its commitment to fine food. The restaurant is a modern bistro, using locally sourced ingredients, prepared in an inventive and sophisticated manner.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Beckta
Beckta

We believe that the experience of great hospitality doesn’t have to be reserved for special occasions. This is why we created our Wine Bar. Where we offer a constantly-changing fine-dining bar food menu alongside a legendary cocktail and wine program, all delivered with extraordinary value and a genuine sense of caring.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Big Rig Brewery Ottawa
Big Rig Brewery Ottawa

Tour the Kanata brewery or drop into one of two lively brewery restaurants for great pub fare with your beer.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Blue Cactus Bar & Grill
Blue Cactus Bar & Grill

Its fresh stylish décor creates a vibrant evening atmosphere in which to enjoy contemporary cuisine and with a selection from our award winning drink menu.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

CRAFT Beer Market
CRAFT Beer Market

With over 100 beers on tap, our newest location, on historic Bank Street, brings people together under one roof to share fresh local food and great craft beer.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Fairouz Restaurant
Fairouz Café

Take a modern journey through the Middle East in Ottawa’s ByWard Market district! At Fairouz Café, you'll be transported by the blend of fresh ingredients, traditional herbs and fragrant spices served casually and quickly over lunch, or upscale in the evening. Specialty coffees, as well as a special selection of wine, beer and cocktails perfectly complement the food. Take-home and to-go options are available.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Play Food & Wine
Play Food & Wine

Explore the local flavors of Ottawa in a relaxed, contemporary setting where seasonal, individual or shared dishes are served, made with local produce and paired with wines chosen from a well-stocked and carefully crafted menu.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Pure Kitchen
Pure Kitchen

Ottawa-owned with four locations to serve you, we are a scratch kitchen serving vegan/vegetarian cuisine that is internationally inspired comfort food or health conscious menu items. We offer dine-in service, take out, delivery (some restrictions) and grab & go items in case you're looking for healthy on the go!

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

The Grand Pizzeria and Bar
The Grand Pizzeria & Bar

The Grand features authentic Napoletana pizza baked in a wood-fired oven, home-madepastas and original cocktails.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

The Hintonburg Public House
The Hintonburg Public House

The menu is an exciting rendition of traditional pub fare & comfort food all made in house from scratch using local ingredients.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

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Yangtze Dining Lounge

Located in the heart of Chinatown, we specialize in Cantonese and Szechuan Cuisine and also offer an extensive selection of Dim Sum.

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

Zak's Diner
Zak's Diner

The charm of Zak's is keeping the Diner classics untouched. We've made the milkshakes, the burgers, our all day breakfast and signature classics the same way for 32 years!

What's Included: Receive $50 off your bill

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