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Ottawa & Eastern Ontario

As one of Canada’s most beautiful cities, Ottawa has it all - the perfect combination of urban sophistication and back to nature outdoors adventure. If you're looking for a unique gift in Ottawa, you will find an experience gift to suit almost any taste, from a wining and dining tour in the Byward Market to a biplane adventure or a spectacular helicopter sightseeing tour over Parliament Hillor the 1000 Islands.

Ottawa and Eastern Ontario offer you a wealth of enjoyable, unique and memorable experiences. There is no shortage of fun things to do in Ottawa to check off your bucket list!

Whether you’re visiting, living there or just treating a friend or family member who is, make the most of Ottawa with Breakaway Experiences!

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1000 Islands Helicopter Tour  Gananoque Kingston

1000 Islands Helicopter Tour

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereGananoque, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Experience spectacular views of the 1000 Islands from high above on this exciting helicopter tour. Feel the excitement as you lift off from Gananoque and become mesmerized by the beauty and richness of the 1000 Islands as only seen from the air.
From $99
1000 Islands Kayaking – Self-Guided Day Tour , Kingston Gananoque, Breakaway Experiences

1000 Islands Kayaking – Self-Guided Day Tour

AvailabilityCurrently not available
WhereGananoque, Ontario
Age restrictionMinimum age for participation - 6 years
Explore the natural beauty of the 1000 Islands for a day on a self-guided kayaking tour. A 1000 islands tour your way!
From $55
1000 Islands Kayaking Guided Tour, Gananoque ON half day and full day tours.

1000 Islands Kayaking Guided Tour

AvailabilityCurrently not available
WhereGananoque, Ontario
Age restrictionMinimum age for participation - 6 years
Discover why the 1000 Islands is one of the most beautiful places on earth with a guided half-day or full-day kayaking tour of the 1000 Islands.
From $95
1000 Islands Helicopter and Cidery Tour

1000 Islands Seaway and Cider Helicopter Tour

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereGananoque, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Experience the most spectacular views of the 1000 Islands on a 30-minute scenic helicopter tour with a stop at BUSL cidery for tastings and a meal.
$330
Ottawa Tasting Tour Byward Market Breakaway Experiences 2

A Night Out in The ByWard Market Food & Wine Tour

COVID-19 SAFETYOn COVID-hold for the time being
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Age restrictionMinimum age for participation - 19 years
Price for1 Participant
AvailabilityCurrently not available
Explore the ByWard Market during this mouth-watering three-hour Ottawa food and wine tour where you will discover culinary gems at four unique Byward Market restaurants.
$149
Ottawa Blacksmith Class - Learn to create with hot metal

Blacksmith Class – Forge Your Own Blacksmithing Tools

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereHammond, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
What better way to get introduced to blacksmithing than to craft your very own blacksmiths tool – a hammer, a punch, and a pair of punch holding tongs. These 7-hr classes will introduce you to the art of blacksmithing using age-old techniques and traditional tools.
From $250
Learn to make a golf putter in an Ottawa blacksmith class. The perfect experience gift for Dad.

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Own Golf Putter

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereHammond, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Blacksmithing is an ancient craft and this experience offers a chance to visit a real forge and be guided in the art of making your very own vintage style 1920's golf putter. From this blacksmith class, you will get a sense of the trade and its history while enjoying the artistry of the craft.
$195
Learn the art of blacksmithing in an Ottawa class

Blacksmith Class – Forge Your Own Knife / Axe / War Hammer

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Discover the thrill of forging your own Chef’s Knife, Axe, or War Hammer as you learn the art of blacksmithing. Choose from several forging options at 2 Ottawa locations.
$250
Blacksmith class - Make your own San Mai razor. A unique Ottawa experience gift.

Blacksmith Class – Forge Your Own San Mai Straight Razor

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Discover the art of forging metal blades and make your own San Mai straight razor. This 7-hour course is designed for beginners that have no or little experience in blacksmithing or metalwork.
$250
Blacksmith class - Steak Turner, Breakaway Experiences

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Own Steak Turner

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Feel the heat and excitement of hot steel being forged as you create your own personal steak turner. This 2-hr class introduces you to the art of blacksmithing using age-old techniques and traditional tools.
$80 was $100
Forging nature in an Ottawa blacksmith class

Blacksmith Class – Forging Nature

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Learn the ancient art of blacksmithing and transform metal into an organic steel sculpture like vines or flowers in a unique Ottawa Blacksmith Class.
$250
Learn the art of blacksmithing from an expert blacksmith and forge your own Celtic style sword.

Blacksmith Class – Sword Forging

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereHammond, Ontario
Price for1 Participant
Learn the ancient are of blacksmithing from an expert blacksmith and forge your own Celtic style sword complete with cross guard and pommel in a 6-week forging workshop.
$1,695
Ottawa golf course Canadian Golf and Country Club gift for him

Canadian Golf and Country Club Golf for Two

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for2 Participants
A round of golf for two at the Canadian Golf and Country Club is the perfect experience gift for the hard to buy for golfer in your life! Respected for its great layout and outstanding conditions this 27-hole Ottawa golf course is just minutes west of Ottawa.
From $86
Learn to dance Ottawa Arthur Murray

Dance Lessons with Arthur Murray, Ottawa

WhereOttawa, Ontario
Price for2 Participants
COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
This Dance Class with Arthur Murray in Ottawa is the perfect way to get out on dance the floor. Learn the right moves from a Professional Instructor with dance lessons for individuals and couples of any age or experience level.
$125
Dogsledding and snowshoeing experience a short drive from Ottawa and Gatineau

Dog Sledding and Snowshoeing Experience

COVID-19 SAFETYOPEN - PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR DETAILS
WhereOtter Lake, Quebec
Escape the flurry of day to day life in Ottawa & Gatineau and head to magnificent trails in the scenic Pontiac. Enjoy a memorable winter experience dog sledding and snowshoeing.
$99