The Capital’s Urban Garden Experiences
Take in Ottawa and Gatineau’s natural and artistic beauty with the Garden Promenade, a showcase offering 75+ garden experiences.
The Garden Promenade begins on the east side of Ottawa at Rideau Hall, where you can explore the Governor General’s gardens. The Promenade travels all the way west to the 1,000-acre Central Experimental Farm, home to the Ornamental Gardens, Tropical Greenhouse, Dominion Arboretum, and Fletcher Wildlife Garden.
Your road trip from east to west, allows you to explore Sussex Drive, passing the Parliament Buildings in the heart of Ottawa. You can cross the bridge to Gatineau to visit “Ruisseau de la Brasserie” or follow the UNESCO World Heritage Rideau Canal. There is so much to see!
This Promenade is easily accessible by bicycle and walking paths, as well as by car. The Garden Promenade covers approximately 15 km.
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Garden Promenade Destination
As Canada’s capital, Ottawa is the perfect place to experience some of the country’s best attractions and flavours.
You can visit the country’s national museums along the Garden Promenade or visit lively neighbourhoods with tasty craft beer, fresh local food and unique shopping experiences.
Live the ultimate authentic Canadian experience and create unforgettable memories in Ottawa, Canada’s capital! For more info visit Ottawa Tourism.
Outaouais truly has something for everyone! You can follow the Cultural Trail connected to the Garden Promenade or travel more than 300 kilometres of pathways and bicycle paths! Visit Tourisme Outaouais.
Garden Promenade Partners
If you are taking the Garden Promenade Road Trip, you might want to check out some of our partners and our Official Hotels and Restaurants page.