Just a few steps away from Ottawa, discover a part of Quebec that hosts an abundance of things to do! The Outaouais (Gatineau) region is packed with experiences just waiting to be enjoyed. No need to dream of faraway places: the Outaouais region is closer than you think!
The Outaouais region has two distinct personalities as attractive as they are different. First there’s the urban effervescence of Gatineau and then there’s nature in all her glory: the surrounding hills, valleys and forests that, through the seasons, become a host of different playgrounds for exciting activities.
If you’re looking for an exceptional gift for special someone, (or an awesome activity to do yourself!) you are sure to find the perfect present here at Breakaway Experiences. Create lasting memories with an amazing Experience Gift Certificate. Gift Certificates are perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, holidays or any special occasion.
Looking for a bachelorette party, bridal show, girls night or birthday idea? Get at least 5 friends together and enjoy a glamorous belly dance party class where you can learn to shake and shimmy you way to an unforgettable time!
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…and why not finish your day in the snow with a relaxing indoor hot tub?
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.
Exploring, off-roading and riddle hunting all in one! The Electric Geo-Bike Rally Adventure, using electric Geo-Bikes and iPads, combines scavenger hunting & historical discovery. A green, silent and cultural game-adventure in Montebello for the whole family.
Looking for the highest bungee jump in the land? Then look no further. Just 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa is "The Rock", home to Great Canadian Bungee's 200 ft. “Goliath”. Follow this up with “RIPRIDE”, a 1015 ft cable slide that starts 200 ft above the crystal-clear waters of a lagoon.
See the Nation’s capital from the air with a helicopter flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Departing from the Canada Aviation and Space Museum (Rockcliffe Airport) you’ll discover the Ottawa River, the Hull Casino, the city of Gatineau and various tourist attractions,including the Parliament buildings.
Experience the fun of paddle boarding (SUP) on Meech Lake, Gatineau. This experience is designed to get you on the water quickly, with the skills to safely handle your board and enjoying time on the water.
A visit to the sugar shack is the ultimate experience in capturing the Spring’s sweetness. Escape the city and enjoy an overnight Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play experience at La Vallée des Rosiers in the Pontiac. You’ll get first hand maple sugar bush experience learning all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats.
This Ottawa Biplane Flight over Parliament Hill, downtown Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills is the perfect experience for anyone who has always want to take a trip back in time to the golden age of aviation. Strap on your aviator’s cap and goggles and get a bird’s eye view from the open cockpit of a vintage 1939 WACO UPF-7 biplane.
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.
Get stronger, build confidence, and feel more sensual. Increase your strength with Pole Fitness, get bendy with Flexibility Training. Learn the art of the tease and get fit with Bombshell Burlesque, Twerkout and Chair Dance!
You deserve more than just selfies. Let a fun, friendly local photographer capture your memories and show you around their city. With professional photographers in 19 cities across Canada and 40 in the United States, the Private Session with a Local Photographer experience is the perfect experience gift for proposals, anniversaries, bachelorettes, honeymoons, family reunions, vacations. Get stunning photos in amazing places.
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?
If you love the relaxing effects of being on the water, along with the many physical and emotional benefits of yoga, then Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Yoga with Paddlefit is for you! Whether new to yoga or an experienced yogi, SUP Yoga Fitness promises to relax, rejuvenate, and strengthen your body, mind, and spirit as you move through a practice on a paddleboard.
Looking for a fun way to find more balance in your life? Stand up paddle fitness is a great way to find daily inspiration, get fit and have fun in the company of other active women. Whether new or an experienced paddle boarder, Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Fitness promises to rejuvenate, and strengthen your body, mind, and spirit as you exercise on a paddleboard. NOT AVAILABLE FOR 2017