One of the things that will most likely be at the top of your list of things to do in Ottawa will be a trip to see the Parlament buildings. Once you have done this there are plenty of other things to keep you busy and entertained.
There are many landmarks in Ottawa that are well worth seeing. It may be difficult for you to choose from so many. What you may want to do is take one of the many city tours that are available to you here. You can break this down into segments where you take one tour on land and perhaps another on the water. This way you are really going to make the most of your sight seeing time.
Canadian War Museum
To really garner a great understanding of Canada, on the whole, you may enjoy a visit to the Canadian War Museum. You will find that the time passes quickly here because there is so much to see.
Great Food Experiences
Eating is one of the most pleasurable things to do in Ottawa. This is because there is such a vast selection of eateries. You can enjoy whatever type of food appeals to you at the moment. When it comes to restaurant atmosphere it ranges from fine dining, to casual to cafes and plenty of take outs.
No trip to Ottawa would be complete without some shopping excursions While here you can take in some of the large shopping malls, or pay a visit to some of the local shops and boutiques.
Enjoy some Quiet Time
With all these activities that you can participate in while in Ottawa you may want to fit in some quiet time. The ideal locations for these are the many parks that can be found here. They are quiet and serene and packed with beauty.