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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 flying a helicopter.

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 Kayaking – Self-Guided Day Tour

Where Gananoque, Ontario
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

Where Gananoque, Ontario
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 $85

Biplane Flight Over Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 2 Participants
Flying in a classic open cockpit biplane for an experience unlike any other. This Biplane Flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills is the perfect experience gift for anyone who has always want to take a trip back in time to the golden age of aviation.
From $190

Canadian Golf and Country Club Golf for Two

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 2 Participants
Enjoy playing a round of golf for two at the Canadian Golf and Country Club. Respected for its great layout and outstanding conditions this 27-hole Ottawa golf course, just minutes west of Ottawa, is sure to be the perfect experience gift for any golf lover!
From $86

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.

E-Scooter Exploration Adventure, Montebello

Price for 1 Participant
Where Montebello, Quebec
Experience the thrill of an E-Scooter Exploration Adventure as you follow GPS directions on an iPad to discover little-known places in and around Montebello.
From $10

Fighter Jet Flight, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Step into the world of a fighter pilot and experience the thrill of flying in an L29 Delphin Fighter Jet from the cold war era over Ottawa and the Parliament Buildings.
From $1,799

Introduction to Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP), Ottawa - Gatineau

Where Gatineau, Quebec
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.

Lac Leamy & Rideau Falls Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Private Tour

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Where Gatineau, Quebec
Discover the fun and excitement of paddleboarding (SUP) on the Ottawa River and Lac Leamy with up close views of the Parliament building and Rideau Falls.
From $50

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.

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 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

Paintball Adventure - Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 10 years
Price for 1 Participant
Get ready for the ultimate adventure game that requires courage, teamwork and stealth to overcome the opposition. This exhilarating Paintball Adventure will awaken your competitive side as you battle alongside your teammates to attain victory.

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.