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Ottawa Walking Tours

Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5N2, Canada
+1 613-799-1774
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We had fantastic tour with Luis, who showed us the main sites. We had our 3yo daughter with us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Georgia L
via mobile
Great tour you'll love!

We ABSOLUTELY loved the tour! We took the Historical Highlights tour on a Saturday morning with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gatineau, Canada
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Ottawa Walking Tours is a company dedicated to letting our experienced, professional guides acquaint you with the history of our beautiful city. Our 2.5 hour guided walks are a must for visitors wanting to get a great overview of the city and learn more about the city’s history, colourful political characters and snap some outstanding photographs. Spend a couple of hours with us exploring our city's past and discovering how the modern city of Ottawa came to be. A must for visitors who want to feel the essence of the Canadian capital
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Hours Today: 18:30 - 21:00
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5N2, Canada
+1 613-799-1774

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had fantastic tour with Luis, who showed us the main sites. We had our 3yo daughter with us, and she coped, though it was very much aimed at adults (which is fine, the tour was for us). Tour very good for visitors with little...More

Thank Georgia L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ABSOLUTELY loved the tour! We took the Historical Highlights tour on a Saturday morning with Craig... He basically knew everything there is to know about Ottawa. We visited monuments, buildings, main streets and found out all the historical details and fun facts. He had...More

Thank JessicaLT2
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Wonderful experience from beginning to end. Was hooked up using the Tulip Festival link. Craig was prompt to respond to our emails, very kind when we changed our date on him, found us the most charming of tour guides for our Historic Tour and despite...More

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a wonderful time. I rarely do walking tours. But I did this because I brought my boys. I wanted them to have learn something while they were on vacation. It was our first time in Ottawa. Craig our guide was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank dougkwon26
Reviewed 25 January 2017

With seemingly 'free' everything abounding on the web today, it's well worth investing a few precious loonies with one of the highly qualified and engaging guides at Ottawa Walking Tours. My tour was a fascinating look into 'Ottawa behind-the-scenes' you wouldn't discover for 'free', and...More

Thank david k
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My husband and I did a walking tour of Ottawa with Luis Amador and was so impressed. Luis was: personable, knowledgeable, obviously an experienced guide, however more important to me - an easy going person. We learned so much from him and the fact he...More

Thank myesegare
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The great way to visit Ottawa! A lot of information about city, history, culture and sociaty. Amzing guide with big knowlage and ability to creat friendly atmosphere :)

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My Fiance and I spent a long weekend in Ottawa 2 weeks ago and decided to start it with a walking tour to help us decide where to spend our time over the weekend. Craig was amazing at responding to my emails straight away! He...More

Thank Nicky Y
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The others booked on our tour didn't turn up so we got the guide to ourselves which was great. We spent the majority of out time in or around the Parliament area, the canal and Byward Market where the tour ended. Our guide was very...More

Thank Hotel Harry
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This tour is excellent! You get to walk the most important streets around the Parliament and learn about the important buildings and their history, as well as pretty interesting facts. Craig, the owner, was our tour guide and he was awesome! Funny and very knowledgable,...More

Thank patgraff
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Maggie B
Dog friendly?
18 June 2016|
Response from Sarah F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I would say the tour and route is dog friendly, but I would check with the organisers if they allow you to bring dogs.
How to book tour?
17 June 2015|
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Response from owt | Property representative |
The best way to book is to either visit our website (sorry, trip advisor will not allow me to insert our web page link here), selecting your language preference and then the "Tour Schedule" tab at the top centre of the page... More