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Rideau Canal Cruise

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US$ 26.15
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Rideau Canal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the perfect place to get great views of Ottawa’s top monuments. With this tour, save time studying a map, and enjoy stress-free sightseeing adventure with live commentary along the way. Glide along the Rideau Canal, and admire views of city attractions, including Chateau Laurier, the Canadian Museum of Nature, and the National Arts Center.
You'll start at
1 Elgin St
1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P, CanadaDepartures are on the National Art Center side of the canal Address: 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P5W1 Directions: Below the Plaza Bridge (Rideau Street Bridge)
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    Rideau Canal Cruises
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    Rideau Canal
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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  • Sail past many top Ottawa attractions on this Rideau Canal Cruise
  • Learn as you travel through live on-board commentary
  • Choose from multiple departure times throughout the day
  • Access fantastic photo opportunities of canal-side sites of interest
Important Information
Departure Point
1 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P, Canada
1h 30m
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  • Entry/Admission - Rideau Canal Cruises
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Audio guide available for download in Chinese (simplified), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Spanish
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Skilliter wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
Very nice scenic cruise. Informational about city sites and history. Our guide was wonderful and very entertaining.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Peter M wrote a review Oct 2019
16 contributions6 helpful votes
We had a good relaxing trip that was not rushed. Our guide provided good information and was quite witty
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Date of experience: September 2019
vicksand wrote a review Oct 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Great experience, loved the nature . Guide, Amber was great too. Thanks Ottawa for a nice attraction.
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Date of experience: October 2019
ilTouristico wrote a review Sep 2019
395 contributions32 helpful votes
We cruised the Rideau Canal this afternoon and I thought I’d give a quick review of our experience. Our guide, Brennan was so entertaining and knowledgeable that the one and a half hours passed by so quickly...I’m sure he must’ve been a professional comedian. Highly recommended
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johnmZ6422XW wrote a review Sep 2019
79 contributions14 helpful votes
We took a bus trip with great Canadian and stayed at a casino in Gateneau and ,we took the cruise and the speaker was Brenden, what a guide the best we ever saw on my many trips, he should be getting raise from the cruise line Best trip in Ottawa.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Key Details
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: Korean, Russian
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