OTTAWA TULIP FESTIVAL
Cities/Towns: 1000 Islands, Gananoque, Gatineau, Ottawa
Provinces/States: Ontario, Quebec
Tulips - millions of them - along with entertainment, tours and fun in May at
Canadian Tulip Festival.
Ottawa, Canada's Capital
groups a diverse selection of experiences in the spring and year round, with an impressive lineup of
attractions, galleries and museums.
Tulip Festival, over three million tulips adorn the Tulip Route through
Ottawa and Gatineau. This 18 day festival features an International Pavilion with food, music and culture from 25 countries from around the world and a showcase of arts and ideas hosted in a spectacular European Magic Mirror Tent with daily cabaret, circus and shows. Your
group will have an amazing time!
GROUP TOUR ITINERARY:
4 Day / 3 night Group Tour Itinerary
On your way to Ottawa stop in the beautiful
1000 Islands to enjoy a
one hour cruise on the St. Lawrence River and see the world famous and beautiful 1000 Islands
Ottawa Step on guide will provide a
3 hour official Tulip Tour of Ottawa.
Tulip Experience Passport is your ticket to all the official sites including Major's Hill Park, Dow's Lake -Commissioners Park, Parliament Hill -Capitol Info Centre, Ottawa City Hall, Festival Plaza and the home of the Tulip Explosion, Lac-Lemy Complex (Hilton and Casino) in Gatineau.
Free photo souvenir of "you in the tulips" at one of the official sites.
Your Tulip Welcome includes an entertaining and humorously animated welcome from Official Tulip Gardeners. An introduction to the colorful story of the Gift of the Tulips to Canada, souvenir included, free tulip cookie and coffee.
3 night's accommodation in
downtown 3 Diamond, full-service hotel, baggage handling
Visit the centre stage of Canadian democracy by taking a guided tour of
Parliament, and the nerve centre of Canada's government! Enhance your visit with a view from the
Peace Tower observation deck
tour at Rideau Hall - Home of the Governor General of Canada, includes tour of residence and grounds.
Spend an afternoon at
Major Hill's Park with Artisans in the Park - the Festival's main activity and celebration site. Artisans in the Park features up to 100 aritisans under one tent.
Free time for shopping in
boat cruise along Rideau Canal, the sights include National Arts Centre . University of Ottawa . Lansdowne Park . Carleton University . Experimental Farm . Dow's Lake . and much more.
National Art Gallery, an visual arts museum of international stature
Museum of Civilization - see three major galleries presenting permanent exhibitions where sound, images, and treasures from the collections create memorable impressions of this nation's colorful past.
Casino Lac-Lemay with group incentives
Package price from $349** US double
3 night's accommodation in Ottawa, baggage handling, all taxes
3 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners, all inclusive
admissions as listed above
Step on guide for a 3 hour City tour
One escort comp included with minimum 30 paid people
Driver room and overnight coach parking with minimum paid people
**Prices may vary depending on hotel choices and selected dates of travel.
Motor coach transportation is not included but can be added to your package.