Ottawa River Cruise

The experience

Sit back and relax as the world famous Paul's River Boat takes you on an hour and a half river cruise down the Ottawa River to see over 55 different historical sites, landmarks, and attractions.


Paul's Boat Line river cruises cast off from an Ottawa dock located in the Ottawa Locks. The dock, found at 1 Canal Ln, is located at the foot of The Locks between Chateau Laurier Hotel and Parliament Hill.


Hopping aboard Paul's Boat Line river cruise is really the best and fastest way to see all of Ottawa's 'must see' attractions. Leaving from a dock in The Ottawa Locks, this 1.5-hour relaxing river cruise down the Ottawa River will take you by over 55 different landmarks and attractions. While on the cruise you will be guaranteed to see Parliament Buildings, Royal Canadian Mint, Rideau Falls, Canadian Museum of History, the Macdonald-Cartier Bridge, and much, much more. Don't forget to bring your camera because it can be guaranteed that you will want to capture the amazing views of these popular landmarks on film. Please note river cruises are only available from May until approximately mid-October.
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