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Gifts For Families

Nothing compares to seeing the smile on your kids’ faces when you arrange a day of adventure that means spending time together as a family. Moms, dads and children alike will love our range of unique and thrilling experience gifts.


If you are looking for a unique gift idea for your children, nephews,  nieces, grandchildren we have everything from paddle boarding and boat tours, to bicycle tours, horseback riding and laser tag experiences.

If you have friends or family visiting this summer and you are looking for fun things to do with them we’ve got you covered…from white water rafting and whale watching to walking food tours and guided rainforest hikes.

Whether it’s a gift for graduation, Christmas or a birthday choose a gift that lets you create a memory together with them and an experience they will never forget.  You can find the perfect family gift idea to create lasting memories.

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1000 Islands Kayaking Guided Tour

Where Gananoque, Ontario
Enjoy a guided kayaking tour of the 1000 Islands and discover why it is one of the most beautiful places on earth.
From $85

Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Experience

Where Otter Lake, Quebec
Price for 1 Participant
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 with dog sledding and snow shoeing.
$69

Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play Adventure

Where Otter Lake, Quebec
Discover the fun of a dog sledding and snow shoeing adventure during this overnight stay and play package. Experience first-hand the excitement of mushing through fresh Pontiac powder during this hands-on Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play adventure.
From $279

Family Photoshoot Experience, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Gather your loved ones together and create a lasting memory with this Family Photoshoot Experience. Be it your new family growing, or the joy and laughter that your children bring to your lives, let a professional photographer work with you to create the kind of image you’re after.
$250

Kingston Food Tour

Where Kingston, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Discover Kingston’s hip and historic downtown as you blend tastings at Kingston’s best restaurants with an insider's perspective on the city's history and culture. The Kingston Food Tour offers a local's perspective into Kingston's culture through its delicious food, history and unique architecture.
From $59

Mermaid Swimming Class, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 7 years
Learn how to swim through the water like a mermaid in this fun and dynamic 60-minute aqua-fitness class. Adults and kids can learn different synchronized swimming techniques to get you feeling like a beautiful mermaid.
From $60

Mount Pakenham - All-Day & Night Adult Ski/Snowboard Lift Ticket

Where Pakenham, Ontario
Hit the slopes learn to ski or snowboard at Mount Pakenham ski hill. It will only take one day for you to know why Mount Pakenham is Ottawa and the Valley’s favourite family snow resort.
$36

Mount Pakenham Ski – Snowboard Lesson

Where Pakenham, Ontario
Hit the slopes and learn to ski or snowboard at Mount Pakenham ski hill. Select the lesson package that fits you best and come see why Mount Pakenham is the place skiing and riding begins and learning never ends!
From $58

Ottawa At Night Sightseeing Tour

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Experience the amazing sights and sounds of the Capital city’s nightlife on the Ottawa At Night Sightseeing Tour. You’ll be treated to a sunset river cruise, an opportunity to explore Byward market and the Northern Lights that illuminate the Parliament Buildings.
From $10

Ottawa Hot Air Balloon Ride

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take a Ottawa hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing Ottawa landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon. You’ll fly through the sky enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom.
$295 was $325

Ottawa Scenic Flight

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for Up To 3 Participants
Experience the thrill of flying over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Enjoy an amazing birds-eye view of the picturesque Ottawa-Gatineau landscape below.
From $149

Ottawa Sightseeing Tour

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Imagine being able to see all the major ‘must see’ attractions of Ottawa in a single day. On this 5-hour, guided land and river tour of Canada’s capital city, you will see everything from Parliament Hill and the Peace Tower to Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Royal Canadian Mint, and much, much more.
From $10

Pregnancy or Newborn Photoshoot, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Treat an expectant mother or new mom and dad to a Pregnancy or Newborn Photoshoot. Maternity and new born baby photos are the perfect gift for capturing those precious moments during the most magical time of your life.
$250

Rideau Canal Chaffey's Lock Boat Cruise

Where Elgin, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Relax and unwind on a guided cruise along the Unesco World Heritage Rideau Canal aboard a pontoon boat. Nestled between Kingston and Ottawa, this boat cruise is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of the city as you sit back and relax on a tour along the Rideau Canal.
From $30

Rideau Canal Cycling, Paddling and Picnicking Day

Where Elgin, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Experience the very best of the Rideau Canal around Chaffey’s Lock with the adventure filled Rideau Canal Cycling, Paddling and Picnicking Day. You’ll be cycling on the Cataraqui Trail, part of the TransCanada Trail system, kayaking on the World Heritage Rideau Canal, and then enjoying a “Flavours of the Rideau” Gourmet picnic.
$75

Rideau Lakes Cataraqui Trail Self Guided Bicycle Tour

Where Elgin, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Take a cycling tour of the Cataraqui Trail, one of the most spectacular sections of the Trans Canada Trail.
From $20

Salsa Babies - Latin Dance Fitness Classes for Moms & Babies

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Salsa Babies' dance fitness classes help new moms dance their way back into shape with the best little partners of all – their babies! With their little ones, Ottawa moms learn popular Latin dances while babies shake maraca rattles and bounce along to the Salsa beat! Choose from Salsa Babies and Salsa Tots classes or have a Fiesta with either dance program offered at your birthday party or special event.
From $120

Snow Shoeing Experience

Where Otter Lake, Quebec
Price for 1 Participant
Availability NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR SALE
Escape the flurry of day to day life in Ottawa & Gatineau and head to beautiful trails in the scenic Pontiac. Enjoy a memorable winter experience snow shoeing…and why not finish your day in the snow with a relaxing indoor hot tub?
$69

UrbanQuest Adventure and Dinner for 2

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 2 Participants
Explore Ottawa, solve clues & puzzles in a search for your dining destination. UrbanQuest is an interactive urban adventure game where you discover Ottawa’s sights and sounds at your own pace.
$90