Tel: (613) 241-8811
Web Site: http://capitalcruisesottawa.com
C’mon aboard the Capital’s premier sightseeing vessel,
the Empress of Ottawa, and capture unique and spectacular views
of some of the city's attractions such as the Parliament Buildings,
Museum of Civilization, Rideau Falls a Unesco world heritage site,
and the Prime Minister’s residence. With these landmarks
as your backdrop Capital Cruises adds a sound track to complete
the floating theatre experience. Using state of the art wireless
technology our professionally produced commentary will captivate
you as the story of Ottawa is told in your choice of English,
French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, or Spanish.
Guests are free to roam about our two enclosed decks and the
third open-air deck to find their ideal spot aboard. Full service
bars are available for refreshments on both the first and second
levels. Washrooms are also located on both enclosed decks for
The Empress has daily boat tour departures from two locations
to best serve our customers, Jacques Cartier Park Wharf in Gatineau
(Hull Sector) and at the base of the Rideau Canal locks below
the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa.
Tickets can be purchased at our ticket kiosks on Confederation
Square, at Jacques Cartier Park Wharf or on the Empress. Settle
for nothing less than the best . . . the triple deck Empress of
Ottawa a class above the rest.