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Ottawa: Winterlude Tour

Ottawa Winterlude student educational Tour

Ottawa: Winterlude Tour


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Day 1: 

Board your motor coach to Ottawa

En route participate in The Adventure! 

Head over to Parliament Hill to learn how a bill becomes a law with Legislate This!

Discover Bytown on a historic walking tour

Arrive at the Canadian Museum of Nature for The Heist

Check in to your hotel

Full dinner

Ice Skating and Beaver Tails on the Rideau Canal

Visit Confederation Park’s Ice Sculptures

Head back to your hotel for the night    

Day 2: 

Start the day with an American breakfast buffet at your hotel

Discovery Caves & Snowshoeing at Arbraska Lafleche

Lunch at the Rideau Centre

Explore Sussex Drive on your motor coach

Winterlude’s Snowflake Kingdom

Full Dinner

Ottawa Senators Hockey Game

Day 3: 

Enjoy an American buffet breakfast at your hotel

Check out of your hotel

Experience the Canadian War Museum with a guided tour

Enjoy a guided tour of the Supreme Court of Canada

Lunch at the Byward Market

Board your motor coach for the drive home

Welcome home!

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3 Days
Winterlude's Snowflake Kingdom, Ice Skating on the Rideau Canal, Canadian War Museum, Supreme Court of Canada, Sussex Driving Tour, Bytown, Byward Market

Discover the beauty of Ottawa during the most magical time of the year on this 3-day tour during Winterlude with your students. Explore the nation’s capital with a few extra layers as you skate on the Rideau Canal, wander through the sculptures at Confederation Park and glide down the snow slides at Snowflake Kingdom. This tour is the perfect combination of outdoor activities and educational content to inspire your students to become adventurers.  

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Day 3

Full Breakfast

Guided Grand Tour at the Canadian War Museum

This tour provides an introduction to the Museum's award-wining architecture, its collection of war art, and its large military vehicles. This stunning structure on the banks of the Ottawa River houses the largest military history collection in Canada, and spans the period from The Seven Years' War to the present day. 

Guided Tour at the Supreme Court of Canada

The Supreme Court of Canada has been Canada's highest court of appeal since 1949.  This tour will familiarize you with the Canadian judicial system and how the decisions made by the Supreme Court Justices affect all Canadians. NOTE: The mock trial is subject to availability and is not guaranteed.

The Byward Market

Time to have lunch on your own and explore one of Canada's oldest and largest public markets. The legendary builder of the Rideau Canal, Leiutenant Colonel John By, laid out the plan for the Market. Within its streets, you will find museums, cafés, specialty food shops, boutiques, restaurants and more. 

Board your motor coach and depart for home