Anchored by the Parliament buildings, the capital of Canada offers a dynamic compilation of inspiring museums, bilingual neighborhoods, spectacular parks and public spaces, and delightful winter festivities.
With four distinct seasons, Ottawa is fluttering with exciting things to do all year round. Regal yet gracious, explore the city’s notable landmarks and local hangouts then forge ahead to the rest of Ontario and neighboring Quebec.
Ottawa is a city where locals often ice skate to work or school in the winter, and is steeped in heritage and a wide range of attractions.
Enjoy a leisurely afternoon next to the iconic Rideau Canal. Winding along for five miles, the waterway transforms into an outdoor skating rink during the colder months.
Take a tour and wander the grounds of the Parliament buildings, the home of Canada’s government that is surrounded with breathtaking views of the city and the Ottawa River.
Set aside a few hours and browse this contemporary gallery. Enclosed in a glass tower, exhibitions include the famous Canadian landscape painters known as the Group of Seven, aboriginal artwork, and European impressionism.
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Treat yourself to a slice of the good life — book a car on Turo to leave the busy city streets of the downtown district behind and experience the nearby gems just a few hours’ drive away from the capital. Canadian winters bring inclement weather and icy roads, so if you’re visiting in the colder months, be sure to search for an all-wheel drive vehicle with snow tires equipped.Book the perfect car
Feeling adventurous? Pack a lunch and head to Bonnechere Caves for a unique and informative geological tour through underground tunnels and past stalactites, coral, and ancient cave creatures.
For a slower and more relaxed pace, head to Chelsea to replenish your energy levels. Book a massage at the Nordik Spa or stroll along the main street for lunch, pastries, or ice cream.
The perfect spot for nature lovers, take a quick 15-minute drive across the river from Ottawa’s downtown for gorgeous views and hiking paths for all levels and abilities.
No issues at all with the car, easy pick up, and cheap in comparison to any rental agency in Ottawa.
Neileen is very nice and the car is perfect (best one for quality/price in my opinion)
First time driving a full electric vehicle.I enjoyed it, and learned about the charging stations in Ottawa.
The owner was nice and great he asked me if I needed help and made sure he was able to answer any type of questions I had about the car.
I had to extend the trip and she granted my request which was super helpful: Her car was so cool that I fell in love with a Tesla.
Happy with the car, ran well throughout the week-long intense trip from Ottawa to the Niagara region and back.
Excellent experience with this rental 👌 great price, clean and fuel efficient car, communication was fast and Paul was very accommodating for last minute changes.
Nice car, it's what exactly what I was looking for, affordable price too, the owner is very kind person.
I even had some minor damages that we could deal with easily, he charged an honest and fair price.
The car is in great condition,I have no problem navigating myself from Ottawa, Montreal , and all the way to Quebec City, plus its a perfect small car for Quebec hard to find parking spot 😋.
He is pleasant to message with and quick to respond, plus picking-up the car is easy to find.
This car is perfect for one or two person to travel cheap, tidy, in good condition, easy to park and safe!
Renting Giriraj's Tesla Model 3 (2020) was absolutely the most enjoyable car rental experience of my life.
Travel along this uphill route alongside the Gatineau Hills and you’ll be rewarded with the best scenic views of the park once you reach the Champlain Lookout.
Sit back and enjoy this easy four-mile drive beginning at the fairytale-like Chateau Laurier then weaving alongside Rideau Canal, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and on to Dow’s Lake.
A smooth drive that winds around the Ottawa River, this scenic road takes drivers through the upscale area of Rockcliffe Park. For a side day trip, consider stopping at the Aviation Museum or Rideau Hall.
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