Rural Ottawa and the surrounding areas offer fascinating and fun sites, attractions and activities. If you’re visiting, take a detour on your way here or on your way home and discover our countryside!
Gatineau Park, Meech Lake
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Get outside this spring and soak in the season in Ottawa's Countryside. From biking through beautiful fields to visiting farms or rafting, we've got it all. Here's a sneak peek to start your summer getaway planning:
This city is a uniquely beautiful place: an urban centre on the edge of nature where you can enjoy the great outdoors and nearby in the surrounding countryside. There’s an easy cosmopolitan vibe here, and Ottawa is known for being both welcoming and walkable.
Ottawa is where you’ll want to be for the ultimate beautiful photography list! From whitewater rafting to the various bike paths, the summer aficionado's will have the opportunity to take in various summer sceneries of Canada's Capital. There will also be plenty more activities around the city, indoor and outdoor, to enjoy! Start planning your visit now!