Search over 1,000,000 properties worldwide and 550 airlines worldwide.
Search over a million flights, hotels, packages, and more
No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation.
We have all the red hot sightseeing tips for your upcoming trip to Ottawa. Grab your organizer and get ready to start topping up your itinerary.
Parliament Hill and the National Gallery of Canada are part of the thriving heart of this city. Well respected by locals and tourists alike, these renowned attractions should be non-negotiable fixtures of your itinerary.
You won't have to worry about feeling bored in this lively city. Rideau Canal and the Canadian War Museum will keep you entertained. The University of Ottawa and the Canadian Museum of History are just a few more fantastic sights that'll capture your imagination.
If these walls could talk! Just imagine the power grabs and heated arguments that have occurred at Supreme Court of Canada. Catch a tour and get a better look at this seat of governmental power. There's a wonderful range of things to do in this destination. If you're interested in discovering the area's history through its architecture, stick Royal Canadian Mint on your list. Be sure to stop and read any plaques or signs which reveal the fascinating stories behind it. Still have some time on your hands? Body wash, shampoo and a toothbrush are a few of the supplies you need when travelling. But — if you happen to forget your toiletries, you'll probably find what you need at Rideau Centre.
Life is either a wonderful adventure or nothing at all, so why not open yourself up to some new and exhilarating experiences?
Kick off your trip to Ottawa by checking out some of these activities:
For a full range of ideas, head to our Ottawa things to do page.
Find a place to lay your head before you start arranging all your exciting experiences in Ottawa. Pick from the national capital's 130 Expedia options and you'll be on your way to your next cheap holiday or luxury getaway.
It's not every day you get to go on holiday, so why not spend a few nights in a posh room at the Hilton Lac-Leamy (3 Boul Du Casino) or the Fairmont Chateau Laurier (1 Rideau St)? With five-star service and first-class amenities, you'll feel like royalty! If you've crunched the numbers and these don't fit into your budget, don't stress — we've got some more affordable options. Have a look at the Days Inn Ottawa Airport (366 Hunt Club Rd) and the Comfort Inn Gatineau (630 boul. la Gappe).
Nearest Airports to Ottawa
If you're flying in, it's likely that you'll be hitting the runway at Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW). Once you've retrieved your luggage from baggage claim and headed out of the terminal, central Ottawa will be 7 miles (11 km) away.
*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on Expedia.com from January through December 2017, as compared to price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.
Very spacious rooms. Quick check in. Lots of parking. Nicely located to reach downtown easily, a couple of shopping options nearby.
This hotel is right beside the Rideau Shopping Centre and is a short walking distance to the Byward Market as well as Parliament Hill. Hotel rooms are spacious and recently renovated. The breakfast buffet has ample selection and good value if you select in advance when booking through Expedia.
The customer service rep checking us in was not at all friendly and took a phone call while finishing up our check-in - just passed us the key/card and didn't say anything. This really left a poor impression Otherwise, the room was up-to-date, clean and comfortable. The breakfast included had many ...
Exactly what we expected .great location. Free breakfast was also good. Great for the price of stay.would recommend.