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Ottawa Spring Tulip Festival Bike Tour

Highlights
  • 2-hour bike tour in Ottawa during the annual Canadian Tulip Festival
  • Enjoy Ottawa's most dazzling display of tulips
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon departure time
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Ottawa Spring Tulip Festival Bike Tour
From USD 38.38
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Tulip Bike Tour(Afternoon)Most Popular
Enjoy Commissioners Park, home to the Capital’s most dazzling Festival display. Follow the winding pathways with us through the explosion of colour in gardens filled with over 300,000 tulips.
USD 38.38
Tulip Bike Tour(Morning)
Enjoy Commissioners Park, home to the Capital’s most dazzling Festival display. Follow the winding pathways with us through the explosion of colour in gardens filled with over 300,000 tulips.
USD 38.38
Overview
The Canadian Tulip Festival celebrates the return of spring, with over a million displays of tulips planted throughout Ottawa, Canada's capital. Book this 2-hour guided bike tour that takes place during the annual event available from May 12 to May 22. On your leisurely ride, enjoy expansive bursts of color as you pedal through gardens blooming with more than 300,000 tulips.
What to Expect
Available from May 12 to 22 only, don't miss this special 2-hour bike tour that takes place during Ottawa's famous Tulip Festival. You'll ride through Commissioners Park, one of the most impressive festival displays in Ottawa. An easygoing ride, this is a great activity for the whole family to enjoy.

Your guide begins the tour at 65 Sparks St. Continue to the Rideau Canal — after crossing the lock, pedal to the other side of the canal and cycle through the arboretum. Arrive at Dow's Lake, where you can leave your bike with your guide, and then stroll through the beautiful tulip site. Continue to Lansdowne Park to admire more tulips, before returning to the departure point.
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1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Ottawa bike tour

Chris was our guide. There were 12 in our group for the Tulip Discovery bike tour. An excellent experience. Well worth it. The tour would have been better in another week when all the tulips were blooming.

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Maria r, Owner at Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for your nice review! Yes, Tulips were in full bloom the following week. Still it was great that you could see them when the area was much less crowded! Maria :)

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Ottawa Tulip Festival

Although I grew up in Canada I had never been to Ottawa. Also, after living in Florida for 50 years, I'd been home for fall but hadn't seen spring. As part of our spring trip we went to Ottawa and saw some of the gardens...More

Thank patapinera1
Reviewed 6 June 2018
Great bike tour!

We had an amazing time with our bike tour! We had a great guide who was very friendly and knowledgable about the city. The route he took us on was a beautiful way to see the canal, tulips, and beautiful architecture of the city! I...More

Thank tarynstevenson22
Maria r, Owner at Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you so much Taryn! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour so much! Maria :)

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Escape Bicycle Tour - the Waglers

Maria was so friendly and happy to assure we were outfitted with great bikes.Our guide was so friendly and set the pace to accommodate us - the tour was customized to meet our "sites to see" .... along the Rideau Canal to Dows Lake and...More

Thank donotfly
Maria r, Owner at Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Dear Waglers, Many thanks for your beautiful review! You were an awesome couple and guests! We enjoyed having you in our tour. Hope to see you again! Maria :)

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Biking through the Tulips

Maria at Escape Bicycles sorted us out with a last minute trip through the Tulips on a flying visit through Ottawa. Going along the canal, our guide Dick had plenty of stops for a bit of history but also knew all the back routes to...More

Thank Johnanthony F
Maria r, Owner at Escape Bicycle Tours and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you for your nice review John, Happy we could work it out in the last minute and that you enjoyed your experience. Maria :)

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