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Outaouais, close and diverse

#Outaouaisfun is in store! It’s where you’ll find forests, lakes, and rivers right in the middle of the city. The region’s beautiful natural scenery is decorated with welcoming restaurants, microbreweries and the country’s largest museum offering. Outaouais is easy to get to, located just across the river from Canada’s capital, and boasts lots to do!

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Outaouais Tourism

Outaouais Tourism

Head to western Quebec and discover a part of the province you have yet to visit: Outaouais. A real trip for all your senses with cultural and gourmet [...]

Altitude Gym

Altitude Gym

Altitude Gym is a unique indoor rock climbing facility featuring over nearly 1,600 square meters of climbing surfaces and climbs up to 45 feet high. It [...]

Aqua-Taxis Au feel de l'eau

Aqua-Taxis Au feel de l'eau

The 100% electric Aqua-Taxi provides a shuttle service between the Ottawa docks (next to locks behind the Château Laurier), the dock at the Canadian Museum [...]

Aux 4 Jeudis

Aux 4 Jeudis

In addition to being a very popular meeting place during happy hour for people working in the centre of the city and a trendy place to be in the evening [...]

Biscotti & cie

Biscotti & cie

Biscotti & cie, either for take-out or in the garden, where parents, children and friends can enjoy little treats, coffee and delicious sandwiches. Home [...]

Bistro CoqLicorne

Bistro CoqLicorne

The simple but appealing menu of Bistro CoqLicorne features tapas, grilled dishes, sandwiches, soups and salads, all prepared with fresh quality products [...]

Café Cognac

Café Cognac

Bistro-style cuisine with full daily breakfast menu, and lunch and dinner table d’hôte. Thursday-night special: all-you-can-eat mussels and fries! Café [...]

Café Merkén

Café Merkén

Located at the heart of the Old Hull district, Café Merkén serves up empanadas, delicious Latin-American meals and a selection of specialty coffees. Enjoy [...]

Casino du Lac-Leamy

Casino du Lac-Leamy

An oasis of entertainment just a few minutes from downtown Ottawa, Casino du Lac-Leamy offers you over 1700 slot machines and countless table games, including [...]

The Forest Fire Prevention History Interpretation Center

The Forest Fire Prevention History Interpretation Center

The Forest Fire Prevention History Interpretation Center, located at Château Logue, pays tribute to those who have dedicated their talent and energy to [...]

Downtown Gatineau

Downtown Gatineau

Downtown Gatineau is the place to be for entertaining activities, cultural events, and celebrations of all kinds! Laval Street, which is closed to vehicular [...]

Chelsea Pub

Chelsea Pub

Drop by this institution in the charming village of Old Chelsea and enjoy a bistro-style meal in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, and discover a wide [...]

Eco-Odyssée

Eco-Odyssée

At Eco-Odyssée located in Wakefield, just 30 minutes from Gatineau–Ottawa, enjoy a unique experience in the heart of nature. Venture into beaver habitat [...]

Vélo MSM Mountain Fest

Vélo MSM Mountain Fest

July 20 to 22, 2018

From July 20 to 22 2018, Vélo MSM Mountain Fest is a fun-packed week-end for the whole family at Mont Ste-Marie. The ski lifts will be operational on Saturday [...]

Gainsbourg bistro brasserie

Gainsbourg bistro brasserie

Aubry place, in the heart of Old Hull, gets a makeover. This legendary pedestrian street lined with restaurants, bars and cafes now has its own bistro [...]

Gatineau, Bike Town

Gatineau, Bike Town

Gatineau is upwards of 290 kilometres of pathways and bicycle paths! A great way for families and friends to get together and discover the region. You [...]

Gray Line Ottawa-Gatineau

Gray Line Ottawa-Gatineau

Hop aboard one of the authentic London-style double deckers or turn-of-the-century trolley for a full-day guided city tour. The tour begins at the Gray [...]

Héli-Tremblant

Héli-Tremblant

Fly by helicopter over the Tremblant area. See the lakes, rivers and mountains for the air. Tour including a stop on top of a mountain. Romantic tour [...]

Info-Pontiac

Info-Pontiac

There are over a hundred different outings, sites to visit and activities to take part in year round in the Pontiac regional county municipality, from [...]

Kenauk Nature

Kenauk Nature

Experience the beauty of the Canadian wilderness firsthand at Kenauk Nature. Whitetail deer and other animals roam as freely as they did 200 years ago [...]

BBQ Shop

BBQ Shop

Le BBQ Shop: Specializing in international BBQ-style cuisine, with typical dishes from the USA, Argentina, Jamaica, and Quebec. From takeout fare to quick [...]

Le Bistro Montebello

Le Bistro Montebello

The Bistro Montebello offers a family style menu with local products in pub style cuisine. Well known for the delicious pizza cooked in wood oven, they [...]

Le Cellier

Le Cellier

Le Cellier is a charming restaurant in an ancestral house in downtown Gatineau (Old Hull). Come and taste wines from all around the world, or simply relax [...]

Le Rituel

Le Rituel

The Rituel welcomes you for an outstanding gourmet experience that is sure to be unforgettable, courtesy of the owner, Chef Jean-Philippe Ménard. Located [...]

Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light

Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light

August 4 to 18, 2018

The Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light invites visitors to enjoy five unforgettable evenings of firework shows in the sumptuous backyard of the Canadian [...]

Les Vilains Garçons

Les Vilains Garçons

The restaurant’s specialty: pintxos, the Basque (French/Spanish) equivalent of tapas, created by owner and chef Romain Riva. From fish, foie gras and tartares [...]

Northern Lights

Northern Lights

This experience of sound and light is a thrilling thematic journey through Canada’s history presented in spectacular detail against the backdrop of the [...]

Minotaure

Minotaure

The Minotaure has a cocktail bar, a patio, a concert hall, a selection of beers from Quebec microbreweries as well as arcades. There are many events that [...]

Canadian War Museum

Canadian War Museum

Located five minutes from Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the Canadian War Museum showcase Canada's rich military history through artifacts, personal stories [...]

Canadian Nature Museum

Canadian Nature Museum

Canada is all about nature. The beautiful vistas and wildlife you expect to see, you will see at the Canadian Museum of Nature. Just minutes from Parliament [...]

Canadian Museum of History

Canadian Museum of History

Breathtaking setting. Majestic architecture. Fascinating exhibitions. Welcome to Canada’s national museum of history, exploring this country’s rich cultural [...]

Canadian Children's Museum

Canadian Children's Museum

Hands-on adventure! Passports in hand, visitors discover one incredible destination after another. Whether on a visit to homes in the International Village [...]

National Gallery of Canada

National Gallery of Canada

See Canada’s visual arts treasures within the lively Ottawa By Ward Market. Discover the remarkable stories that have shaped this country in the completely [...]

Nordik Spa-Nature

Nordik Spa-Nature

Located at the entrance of Gatineau Park, only 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa, Nordik Spa-Nature is the largest spa in North America. Come relax and enjoy [...]

Ou Quoi Salon Urbain

Ou Quoi Salon Urbain

Coming to the Où…Quoi! Lounge Urbain is like dropping by a friend’s place to chat, hang out together and meet new people. At the Où…Quoi!, we’re changing [...]

Parc national de Plaisance

Parc national de Plaisance

Parc national de Plaisance… The name evokes the landscape’s beauty, from the earth to the water, ever-present in the bays, the islands, the peninsulas [...]

Parc Oméga

Parc Oméga

The Park is a 12 km car tour, two walking trails and exceptional picnic areas through a varied landscape with lakes, meadows, valleys, forests and rocky [...]

Pêle-Mêle

Pêle-Mêle

The Pêle-Mêle restaurant and sports bar is the perfect spot for a night out with friends. Enjoy a good meal and watch the greatest sporting events in a [...]

Rafting Momentum

Rafting Momentum

Rafting Momentum offers you the ultimate white water rafting experience on the most beautiful river in Quebec/Ontario, located in Outaouais! You will ride [...]

Réserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle

Réserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle

The Réserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle is found in both the Outaouais and Laurentians tourism regions. For fishing lovers, this is a true delight! More [...]

Réserve faunique la Vérendrye

Réserve faunique la Vérendrye

Welcome to the kingdom of walleye! The immensity of the territory and the abundance of water make this destination a favorite place for anglers and canoe [...]

Table des Trois-Vallées Restaurant

Table des Trois-Vallées Restaurant

La Table des Trois Vallées is operated by the École hôtelière de l’Outaouais as a training ground for students in the culinary program. Enjoy a warm welcome [...]

Resto pub Le Rabaska

Resto pub Le Rabaska

Whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner, the Resto pub Le Rabaska will satisfy you with its hearty Canadian cuisine. Join us with your friends for live [...]

Rustiek Taverne gastronomique

Rustiek Taverne gastronomique

Rustiek specializes in northern European cuisine with an original twist, prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. When it's time to quench their [...]

Vallée-de-la-Gatineau Secrets

Vallée-de-la-Gatineau Secrets

By snowmobile, by ATV, on foot or on skis, the Vallée-de-la-Gatineau invites you to get outside and discover this vast territory’s great winter attractions [...]

Culture Trail in Downtown Gatineau

Culture Trail in Downtown Gatineau

Inspired by Boston's legendary “Freedom Trail” the Culture Trail takes pedestrians through downtown Gatineau. This winding path extends over a few kilometres [...]

SHAKER Kitchen & Mixology

SHAKER Kitchen & Mixology

SHAKER Cuisine & Mixology of Gatineau welcomes you to its renowned industrial chic decor. Located in the Promenades Gatineau, this restaurant and bar promises [...]

Soif - Bar à vin

Soif - Bar à vin

Worldly renowned sommelier Véronique Rivest invites you to her wine bar in Old Hull. On the menu: many discoveries from bubbly to wine... Real wines that [...]

Mont Cascades Waterpark

Mont Cascades Waterpark

Mont Cascades Mountain Waterpark is the National Capital Region’s premier family recreation centre. Just 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa and Gatineau, [...]

Tours Lady Dive

Tours Lady Dive

Lady Dive Tours specializes in bilingual guided tours on both land and water! Hop aboard the Amphibus or one of the double-decker buses and discover over [...]

Zec Bras-Coupé-Désert

Zec Bras-Coupé-Désert

With its 400 lakes (including 125 frequently visited ones), two rivers, beautiful beaches and breathtaking landscapes, Bras-Coupé-Désert ZEC in the Vallée [...]

Le Troquet

Le Troquet

Far more than just a café or a bar, Le Troquet is part of the whole Gatineau experience. The diversified menu is healthy, good and affordable: pasta, salads [...]

Piz’za-za Restau Bar à vin

Piz’za-za Restau Bar à vin

The restaurant is a prime location for both tourists and local people seeking a good time and a delicious meal in an environment that is connected and [...]

Parc Aventure des Chutes Coulonge

Parc Aventure des Chutes Coulonge

Come discover our two new adult aerial obstacle courses and the eight zip line series! Our giant canyon zip lines are guaranteed to take your breath away [...]

Arbraska Laflèche

Arbraska Laflèche

A visit to Arbraska Lafleche is a group outing that every one loves! Located less than 30 minutes from Ottawa, Arbraska Laflèche promises you an exciting [...]

Canada Day in the Capital Region

Canada Day in the Capital Region

July 1

Get ready to experience exciting moments as we highlight Canada Day! On July 1, Canada Day will be celebrated with memorable activities and performances [...]