2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour

June 29, 2020

November 8, 2020


65 Sparks St., Ottawa


Events Description


Join our small-group, fun and leisurely bike tour that shows you the best of Ottawa in less time. Pedal your way around with our super comfortable bikes on scenic and safe waterfront bicycle pathways and on backroads of quaint neighbourhoods.

We will stop about 6-7 times to see some of the city’s stunning look outs, hidden gems and must-see landmarks and attractions including Rideau Canal, Rideau Hall, the National War Memorial and Byward market while our fun and friendly local guides will tell you stories at each stop about history, local culture and life in Ottawa!

You will be amazed by how much you will see and learn and how many pictures you snap in just 2 hours. Suitable for all ages, this biking experience is ideal for easy-going bicyclists and families who want to see more of Ottawa in less time and also get lots of local tips about what to do and see in Ottawa!

COVID-19 Safety Precautions

  • Face masks required for travellers and guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Additional Info

  • Infant seats available
  • Guest must arrive to the tour starting location 20 minutes prior to the tour starting time for bike fitting and tour and safety review.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers


Adult (Age from 13 to 99): $67

What’s Included:

  • Bicycle
  • Helmet
  • Water bottle
  • Local guide

How to get tickets?

Buy online


From April 1, 2021 to October 31, 2021

10:00 AM and
1:30 PM

Duration: 2 hours

Starts from: 65 Sparks St., Ottawa
Ends at: Returns to original departure point

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: National War Memorial, Elgin Street Confederation Square, Ottawa

Starting the tour we first visit the war memorial.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Rideau Canal National Historic Site, Ottawa

Visit the historic Rideau Canal

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Bytown Museum, 1 Canal Lane Ottawa Locks, Ottawa

Learn about Ottawa’s oldest stone building and its legacy.

Stop At: Ottawa Locks, 1 Rideau St Beside the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa

See Locks original operation as boats pass by.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: ByWard Market, 267 Dalhousie St Suite 202, Ottawa
Cycling through the backroads, you will get a sense of Ottawa’s past and current neighbourhood.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Rideau Hall, 1 Sussex Dr, Ottawa

Visit Government General’s residence to learn about Canadian political system and enjoy the beautiful Gardens

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Rideau Falls, 1 Sussex Dr, Ottawa

Cycle through the historic neighbourhood of New Edinburg and stop to enjoy a beautiful view and fresh breeze at Rideau Falls.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa

Stop to learn a bit about the incredible collection in the gallery and snap some photos of the famous Spider Sculpture!

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Parliament Hill and Buildings, 111 Wellington St, Ottawa

You will see the best views of the Parliament Hill from the look outs that we with bring you to, will learn about it and can get some nice shots!

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