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2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour provided by Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals

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2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour

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Overview
First-time visitors who want to experience the best of Ottawa can see more in less time on this bike sightseeing tour. Safely pedal around this bike-friendly city and check out Ottawa's highlights including the National War Memorial, Rideau Hall, and the Byward Market. Stop along the way to snap photos and learn about each location from your guide. Follow bike paths and backroads for a fun and safe experience suitable for all ages.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
65 Sparks St.
65 Sparks St., Ottawa, ON K1P 5A5, Canada
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  • 1
    National War Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    Rideau Canal National Historic Site
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Bytown Museum
  • 3
    Ottawa Locks
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    ByWard Market
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Rideau Hall
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Rideau Falls
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 7
    National Gallery of Canada
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Pass by Parliament Hill and Buildings
You'll end at
65 Sparks St.
65 Sparks St., Ottawa, ON K1P 5A5, Canada
See address & details
Highlights
  • See more of Ottawa in less time on this beginner-friendly bike sights tour
  • Stay safe as you ride by cruising along Ottawa's designated bike paths
  • Choose a departure time that's most convenient
  • Don't worry about extra costs, with bike, helmet, and water bottle included
Important Information
Departure Point
65 Sparks St., Ottawa, ON K1P 5A5, Canada
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bicycle
  • Helmet
  • Water bottle
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Guest must arrive to the tour starting location 20 minutes prior to the tour starting time for bike fitting and tour and safety review.
  • An additional fee of $60 would apply and is due on the day of the tour for non-English tour for 4 or less participants.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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E Lee wrote a review 7 Jul
Toronto, Canada1 contribution
My family of young children and I loved your 2 Hour bike tour Ottawa. The guide Hans was amazing!! We will definitely come back with my in laws and nephews!! Thank you for the incredible memories!!!
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Biketoursottawa, Owner at 2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour
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Thank you so very much for your kind words! We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience with us! We look forward to seeing you again with your inlaws and nephews! Warm regards, Maria :)
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SophieZ wrote a review 7 Jul
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What a wonderful way to get acquainted with this beautiful city. Our guide Hans was so entertaining, well prepared to accommodate our 3 girls (12, 10, 8) with a princess themed story to make it even more interesting for them. With at least one attraction not being accessible
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Biketoursottawa, Owner at 2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour
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Dear Sophie, many thanks for your kind words! Thank you for choosing us and trusting us to take good care of your family and you with a fun activity while keeping you safe! We greatly appreciate your vote of conficence! Warm regards, Maria :)
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Mary wrote a review Feb 2020
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Our family of five (two adults and kids ages 11, 13, 16) went of this tour in August. Our guide, Sparky, took us along the Rideau Canal, across the bridge to Quebec, and over to see the Governor General's House. Sparky was enthusiastic and great with the kids, and we learned a
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Biketoursottawa, Owner at 2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Greecemyluv, many thanks a lot for your kind words! We are thrilled to know that your bike tours with us was the highlight of your trip in Ottawa! Sparky is fantastic for sure! Warm regards, Maria :)
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WestHigh101 wrote a review Dec 2019
Salem, Oregon12 contributions2 helpful votes
Express City Bike rentals is perfectly located in the center of town. I happened to sign up for the 2 hour tour on the most challenging day of the year, July 1st "Canada Day" attracting what seemed to be hundreds of thousands of people to the city center. Our intrepid guide took
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Biketoursottawa, Owner at 2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour
Responded 1 week ago
We loved reading your review! Indeed , you visited us on one of the busiest day of the year. We are happy that our skilled and passionate guide gave you the excellent experience that we always strive for. Ebikes are indeed a great option for anyone who might worry about biking with a group. Thanks for joining us! Warm regards, Maria :)
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MountainGirl-Carol wrote a review Nov 2019
Calgary, Canada171 contributions
Brian our leader took us around city showing us the highlights at a leisurely pace. He gave a little history on the bridges we passed, Rideau Canal, Parliament Hill & Governors House. Had an enjoyable day learning a little history of Ottawa, being our 1st time. Would recommend
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Response from Biketoursottawa, Owner at 2-Hour Ottawa Express City Bike Tour
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Dear Carol, Thanks you so much for your recommendation! It is great to hear you enjoyed your tour with Brian! Warm regards, Maria :)
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By: Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals
Trek308542
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Bike tour
Highly recommend! Hans was very knowledgeable and accommodating during our tour. We enjoyed seeing Ottawa on bikes
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BC2019tourists
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We had a wonderful time. Saw all the highlights and Hans, our Guide, provided lots of information and the "backstory".
We really enjoyed our bike tour. We met the company personnel at the office - right on Sparkes Street. Our questi
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srM8030XW
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Great tour!
We really enjoyed our Ottawa city bike tour. Great guide, he was friendly and very knowledgeable about the sites we
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MarshaLuke
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Great fun!
The tour was both fun and informative. We were able to get close-up views of many sights and locations. Our guide s
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smsfirecracker
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Not-to-be missed
The many traffic-free cycle routes in Ottawa delighted us on a beautifully sunny and crisp October day - when trees
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David M
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Amazing Fall Day Ride with Lucie as our Guide
What a great thing to do to see the city on a cool but sunny day. The highlight of the trip to Ottowa! We came he
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Arturo M
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The best Ottawa Bike Tour
The best Ottawa Bike Tour, wonderful guide, places, for us the great way to experience the Ottawa City and the mos
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Newmane23
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3 hour bike tour
Excellent tour with our great guide Hans. The cycle route was just over 20km but was very flat and easy with plenty
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129Paul129
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Memorable Bespoke Cycle Tour of Ottawa
Organising this custom tour through Maria was simplicity in itself and on the day, our guide Hans charmed us with h
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avitatravels
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Fantastic
The tour guide was excellent and hilarious. The route was so amazing. We rode the streets, off road for a little. R
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KentR111
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Great way to see the cities
Wife and I, travelled to Ottawa and both enjoy hiking and biking. Decided to rent bikes from Escape Bicycle Tours a
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David A
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Good Exercise/Good History Lesson
We took this tour as an optional excursion with a Globus tour. The tour leader, Hans, was great. We would ride a mi
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TerryNEK
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Great service and experience.
In a group of 3 couples who rented bikes to do a self guided tour. Marie suggested the Rideau canal and river 25
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BettyBoo2u
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Great bike rental and helpful staff
We hire bikes most places we visit. The service was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. We got a map and a good
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Travel817208
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Must do if you are in Ottawa!
I took a 3 hr tour around Ottawa, and (apart from the city being lovely) it was a good tour. We saw all the major p
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  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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