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Rideau Falls, Ottawa

Categories: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Rideau Falls is located in Ottawa. To visit Rideau Falls on your holiday in Ottawa, and find out what else Ottawa has to offer, use our Ottawa vacation planner.
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  • we didn't even know that we were going to see such a lovely sight until we basically feel apon this on our way to 24 Sussex! 
  • Although we've lived here for decades, today was our first visit to the Rideau Falls. It is best accessed to the left of the French Embassy where you will find 120 minutes of free parking. A trail lea...  read more »
  • A pleasant walk along Sussex Drive to the Rideau Falls which takes about half hour from the parliament buildings. If you carry on a little further you can see the prime minister residence through the ...  read more »
  • Small power-generating falls. Dropped by after visiting Rideau Hall and before heading back to downtown Ottawa, although it is also possible to see the falls from the Ottawa River aboard a ferry. There are two segments of the falls found on both sides of Green Island. I saw some swimmers but I doubt the water is clean and pure.
  • Pleasant place for an evening stroll... Can walk right over the falls..
  • Beautiful sunset location. Lots of neat things to see on green Island with the memorials. Right on the Rideau River bike path.
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