Canada’s capital city, attractive UNESCO-listed Ottawa, boasts various museums, a canal and stunning architecture. Must see city landmarks include the striking buildings of Parliament Hill and the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, which was once one of Canada's grand railway hotels. Take a stroll along the Rideau Canal, or even skate along it in the winter, then visit the ByWard Market just east of Parliament Hill. By day a historic farmers’ market and at night it becomes a popular restaurant scene.

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Time difference:

GMT -5 hours

Capital:

Ottawa is the capital of Canada

Currency:

Canadian Dollar (CAD)

Flying time to destination:

7½ hours

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