LocationOttawa, Ontario time.png Duration3 hours 30 minutes (approx.) adult.png Per Person View price
Tour Inclusions
  • Enjoy a fully narrated tour experience with a local guide.
  • Tour limited to a small group of maximum 6 guests for an intimate experience.
  • Benefit from complimentary hotel pick up and drop off in Downtown Ottawa.
  • Travel in style and comfort with luxury, air-conditioned transportation.
  • No need to worry about costs, all attraction admission fees are included.
  • Bypass long queues with skip-the-line ticket entries, saving time and avoiding crowds.
  • Delight in the Parliament Light Show for a sensory treat.
  • Unwind during a relaxing Ottawa River Cruise. Discover multiple points of interest during a narrated drive.

Ottawa Small Group Night Tour With River Cruise And Light Show

Experience Ottawa Small Group Night Tour with River Cruise and Light Show" and discover the allure of Canada's capital after dark. This unique and intimate tour is the perfect way to witness Ottawa's nighttime charm, away from the hustle and bustle of day-time tourism.

Commence your journey with a serene river cruise under a starlit sky. Glide along the historic Rideau Canal, absorbing the city's glowing panorama and tranquil nocturnal ambiance. As the night deepens, watch the cityscape come alive with a dazzling light show that paints the skyline with vibrant colors and intricate patterns.

Once ashore, immerse yourself in the city's heritage as our expert guide leads you to explore prominent landmarks, including Parliament Hill and ByWard Market, each of them stunningly illuminated. Take in the spectacular views and learn about Ottawa's rich history and culture, adding depth to the visual beauty you witness.

This small group tour is designed to give you a personalized experience, ensuring you can savour every moment of this enchanting night tour. An unforgettable journey awaits as you experience Ottawa like never before, bathed in a symphony of light and brimming with nighttime magic.

Tour Itinerary

  • 1.

    Rideau Canal National Historic Site

    Begin your night with a serene evening river cruise guided by your host. As you journey through the Ottawa River, marvel at the city's landmarks and attractions, beautifully illuminated against the night sky. The cruise lasts for one hour, and the admission ticket is included.

    Ottawa 1 hour Ò€’ Admission Ticket Free
  • 2.


    Next, experience the vibrant city with a fully narrated driving tour. You'll pass by numerous attractions bathed in night light, including the Supreme Court, Parliament Hill, Nepean Point, and the Canadian Museum of History. This part of the tour lasts an hour and doesn't require an admission ticket.

    Ottawa 1 hour Ò€’ Admission Ticket Free
  • 3.

    Parliament Hill and Buildings

    Conclude your evening by immersing yourself in the mesmerising Northern Lights - Sound and Light Show on Parliament Hill. Witness fascinating narratives about key personalities, events, and history, all set against the backdrop of Parliament Hill's Centre Block and Peace Tower. This segment of the tour also lasts an hour and is free of admission charges.

    Ottawa 1 hour Ò€’ Admission Ticket Free

Pickup Information

  • Your pick-up location and time will be mentioned in your booking confirmation email.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Full refunds are available for cancellations up to 24 hours before the experience.
  • To get a full refund, cancellations must be made 24 hours prior to the experience's start time.
  • No refunds for cancellations made less than 24 hours before the experience's start time.
  • Changes will not be accepted if made less than 24 hours before the experience's start time.
  • Cut-off times follow the local time of the experience.
  • Good weather is required for this experience.
  • In case of cancellation due to poor weather, an alternate date or a full refund will be offered.

Other Information

  • Booking confirmation will be provided immediately upon booking.
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible.
  • The seasonal Sound and Light Show on Parliament Hill typically starts in July, exact dates may vary.
  • The tour operates regardless of weather, so appropriate clothing is advised.
  • The tour is stroller-friendly.
  • The tour's location is conveniently near public transportation.
  • The provided transportation accommodates wheelchairs.
  • All surfaces along the tour are wheelchair-friendly.
  • The tour is designed to accommodate most travelers.
  • Wheelchairs must be foldable to fit in the van's back; guests should be able to enter the van.
  • The tour or activity is limited to a maximum of 6 travelers.

Tour Exclusions

  • Gratuities