Graceful architecture, national treasures and fine museums characterize Ottawa, Canada’s capital city. The towering Parliament buildings, and the many National museums and galleries enable visitors to learn more about Canada, its history and people. Explore the famous Byward market, and then enjoy the selection of restaurants and cafés. And be sure to take a walk along the Rideau Canal; which in the winter becomes the world’s longest skating rink. Ottawa plays host to a large number of festivals and events, including the famous Winterlude and the Tulip Festival!
Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.
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*The Discover the Capital tour is seasonal and is only included from May
Reflecting the confidence, dignity and style of Canada's capital city, Fairmont Château Laurier stands as a testament to this dynamic, thriving city. Located next door to the Parliament Buildings, the landmark Fairmont Château Laurier hotel in Ottawa is a magnificent limestone edifice with turrets and masonry reminiscent of a French château. This luxury hotel in Ottawa enchants guests with its charm and stateliness.
One of the Ottawa’s finest hotels and ideally located in the heart of downtown Ottawa - directly across from Confederation Park and the National Arts Centre. You'll be steps away from the Rideau Canal, Ottawa Convention Centre, Parliament Buildings and the Ottawa Rideau Centre. Lord Elgin's Guestrooms reflect Ottawa's elegance. From the tall picture windows, bold tulip inspired artwork, to Biedermeier style luxury furnishings, you cannot help but feel pampered.