Canada’s Capital is an impressive yet intimate metropolitan area. Ottawa is filled with Capital sights and attractions - national and historic landmarks, cultural attractions, a beautiful natural setting supporting year-round recreation and adventure, a relaxed urban rhythm with distinctive neighbourhoods - and just about as many ways to explore and see them. The City of Ottawa covers a vast area, and is well served by thoroughfares, scenic parkways, rural roads, and quiet streets.
Ottawa’s public transit system, OC Transpo, provides city-wide service which makes it easy to get around. Use our trip planner below, which is a great and efficient tool, customized for tourists and residents alike!