The rich countryside surrounding Canada’s Capital is full of authentic experiences that perfectly complement the city’s urban vibe. A short road trip in any direction takes you to craft breweries, artisans, farms and museums that are sure to charm you with hospitality. Discover some of the unique places to visit and great things to do in Ottawa’s countryside!
Have a blast with the entire family with rafting, waterslides, zip lining, skiing, dog sledding and many other family activities. Or enrich your family vacation with a chance to connect with animals and farm life at a more moderate pace. You choose!
Are you a free spirit who thrives in the great outdoors? No matter if you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, a relaxing spa experience, or to improve your golf game, you’ll find all those options and everything in between in Ottawa’s countryside.