Experience Summer in Ottawa
Discover the best of Ottawa in the summer from the ideal location at Fairmont Château Laurier. Ottawa is a hub for outdoor activities: cycle safe and extensive bike pathways, enjoy a leisurely paddle along many lakes and canals, or take the kids to thrilling water parks. Summer provides an endless list of possibilities.
Did you know that Ottawa is home to over 800 kilometres of recreational cycling pathways? Whether you’re a city rider or prefer to discover the surrounding region on longer rides, you’ll find incredible opportunities to go by bike when you visit Ottawa in the summer. Rent a bike, book a tour, or explore on your own.
Canoeing & Kayaking
Boat Tours on the Rideau Canal or Ottawa River
Ottawa is a nature lover’s paradise. Hike Gatineau Park’s 165 kilometers of trails and learn all about its unique flora, fauna and rich history. Fairmont Château Laurier offers the perfect homebase for exploring Canada’s majestic natural landscapes.