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Free Walking Tour Downtown Ottawa

Mike, our tour guide, was funny and enthusiastic. Although we had walked around Ottawa for a couple... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joy M
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Great tour and evening in Ottawa!

I really enjoyed the Free Ottawa After Dark tour with Stacey! She was very knowledgeable and... read more

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All reviews walking tour great tour funny stories founding fathers free walking two hours city's history highly recommend this tour night tour great introduction to the city great stories entertaining tour meeting point war memorial byward market downtown area downtown core
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Andre was awesome! We started out at the war memorial to see the changing of the guard and he took us down sparks street and around parliament, the canal, byward market and more. He gives a great history of Ottawa that won’t bore you and can answer any questions you have. Highly recommend doing this!!

Thank Rob S
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Finally understand why Ottawa was picked as the Capital. Plus the Rideau Canal. Who knew 2000 Irish labourers died building the $100 million canal 100 plus yrs ago.
Lots of colourful stories of lumberjacks and Finian Irishmen. Darcy McGee killed by Patrick Whalelan a Finian and hung in Ottawa. Yikes. Sounds like no real evidence.
The guide ran an excellent tour. Even in the pouring rain it was perfect. Bravo. Andrea

Thank Fish2live
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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Guide and founder Andre provides a good humored, well paced tour that is an informative and entertaining introduction to Ottawa. A great way to get a crash course in Canadian history and culture. I

Thank Madam_Zo_Zo
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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

We just stumbled upon this tour by chance as the host, Andre, called out for those waiting for the tour just as we were passing.
We decided to give it a go and are so glad we did.
Andre is a local and guided the tour in a knowledgeable and engaging way.
Lots of tips for other activities and good restaurants etc, one of which we are going to try out tonight.
Although we had been in town for a couple of days and already seen some of the sights, the tour introduced us to so much that we might not have seen along with some fascinating history too.
The tour relies on tips only so , if you decide to partake, make sure you give generously.

Thank Hi2LoobyLoo
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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Great tour! Andre is funny and very knowledgeable about Ottawa's and Canada's history. Totally worth the 2 hours

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