Ottawa City & Cruise VIP Day Tour

Ottawa City & Cruise VIP Day Tour

* A historic sightseeing cruise aboard the Empress of Ottawa(Availability : May - October 10)
* Parliament Hill, a must-see in Canada’s Capital
* Rideau Canal - UNESCO World Heritage Site
* Rideau Hall – the official residence of both the Canadian monarch and the Governor General of Canada
* Chance to Vistit Canadian Museum of History and War Museum


Starting from September 1st 2021, all travellers of 12 years old and more are required to be fully vaccinated with proof of vaccination from one of the recognized COVID-19 vaccines.

So, please make sure to bring vaccine proof (2 vaccines) + an ID

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Ottawa River, Ontario Canada

(Availability: May - October 10)Set sail on a 75-minute historic sightseeing cruise aboard the Empress of Ottawa. Enjoy incredible views of the city, waterways, and scenic highlights. Admire unobstructed views of passing landmarks. Look out for highlights like the Parliament of Canada, Canadian Museum of History, Rideau Falls, the Prime Minister's residence, the Royal Canadian Mint, the National Gallery of Canada, magnificent riverfront Embassies, and the Rideau Falls. Bilingual (English/French) guided tour provided

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Stop At: Parliament Hill and Buildings, 111 Wellington St, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Canada

One of Canada's most iconic sites and a must-see when visiting Canada's capital

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Rideau Canal National Historic Site, Ottawa, Ontario K7A 2A8 Canada

The canal was opened in 1832 as a precaution in case of war with the United States. It remains in use today primarily for pleasure boating, with most of its original structures intact, operated by Parks Canada. The locks on the system open for navigation in mid-May and close in mid-October. It is the oldest continuously operated canal system in North America, and in 2007 it was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Stop At: Canadian Museum of History, 100 Laurier St, Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8 Canada

The museum's primary purpose is to collect, study, preserve, and present material objects that illuminate the human history of Canada and the cultural diversity of its people

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Place, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0M8 Canada

(Available from late October to May) The museum covers all facets of Canada's military past, from the first recorded instances of death by armed violence in Canadian history several hundred years ago to the country's most recent involvement in conflicts. It includes major permanent exhibitions on wars that have been fought on Canadian soil, the total wars of the twentieth century, the Cold War and peace support operations abroad, and Canada's history of honouring and remembrance. There is also an open storage area displaying large objects from the Museum's collection, from naval guns to tanks, from motorcycles to jet aircraft. The exhibits depict Canada's military past in its personal, national and international dimensions, with emphasis on the human experience of war and the manner in which war has affected, and been affected by, Canadians' participation.

War Museum is a replacement activity for cruise, and will be available only when cruise season ended.

Duration: 2 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 07:00 AM
Duration: 13 Hours
Start location: 68 Boulevard René-Lévesque O, Montréal, QC H2Z 1A2, Canada
Traveler pickup is offered
* Hotel pick up is available from Montreal hotel within 5 km radius from 68 Boulevard René-Lévesque O, Montréal, QC H2Z 1A2, Canada
* Please arrange to pick up from your hotel when you call to confirm your reservation
* For hotel pick up, please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time
* Please do not forget to the area code when you fill in your phone number

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Cruise fare(Availability : May - October 10)
  • Multilngual Tour Leader
  • Transportation by luxury coach or mini-bus
  • Roundtrip transport to and from Montreal hotel
  • Taxes
  • The Indemnity Fund amounting to CAD1.00 per CAD1,000 of travel services purchased in Quebec

Not Included

  • Entrance fees of the attractions
  • Travel insurance
  • Food and drink
  • Cruise fare(Availability : October 11-May)


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