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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 Helicopter Tour

Where Gananoque, Ontario
Price for 1 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

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

A Night Out in The ByWard Market Food & Wine Tour

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Age restriction Minimum age for participation - 19 years
Price for 1 Participant
Explore the ByWard Market during this mouth-watering three-hour Ottawa food & wine tour where you will discover culinary gems at four unique Byward Market restaurants.
$149

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

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Own Danish Inspired Kitchen Axe

Where Hammond, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
In this four-hour blacksmith class, you’ll experience what it is like to transform a piece of steel into your own functional kitchen axe. A twist on the Danish Kitchen axe, this little axe will slice meats, chop vegetables, and impresses your guests when sitting on a cheese board.
$195

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Own Golf Putter

Where Hammond, Ontario
Price for 1 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

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Own Steak Turner

Where Hammond, Ontario
Price for 1 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.
$100

Blacksmith Class - Forge Your Tanto Style Knife

Where Hammond, Ontario
Price for 1 Participant
Discover the art of forging metal blades to make your own tanto style knife. This 4-hour knife making course is designed for beginners that have no or little experience in blacksmithing or metalwork.
$195

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.
$99

Engagement and Proposal Photoshoot, Ottawa

Where Ottawa, Ontario
Create lasting memories of your engagement or proposal with this fun Engagement and Proposal Photoshoot experience. You’ll both enjoy being the centre of attention and practicing posing for the Big Day.
From $99

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

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

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