Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Ottawa, Canada

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] Arts Court
[A2] Astrolabe Gallery
[A3] Avant-Garde
[A4] Babylon Nightclub
[A5] Bank Street
[A6] Barrymores Music Hall
[A7] Beckta Dining & Wine
[A8] Billings Bridge Plaza
[A9] Billings Estate Museum
[B1] Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
[B2] Bridgehead
[B3] ByWard Market (must see)
[B4] Bytown Museum (must see)
[B5] Canada Agriculture Museum
[B6] Canada Aviation and Space Museum (must see)
[B7] Canada Science and Technology Museum‎
[B8] Canadian Children's Museum (must see)
[B9] Canadian Museum of History (must see)
[C1] Canadian Museum of Nature (must see)
[C2] Canadian Tulip Festival
[C3] Canadian War Museum‎ (must see)
[C4] Carleton County Jail
[C5] Christ Church Cathedral
[C6] Club Caliente
[C7] Cornerstone Bar and Grill
[C8] Creations Lucas
[C9] Currency Museum
[D1] D'arcy McGee's Irish Pub
[D2] Dodge City
[D3] Dow's Lake
[D4] Fairmont Château Laurier (must see)
[D5] Fat Tuesday
[D6] FlyBar
[D7] Friday's Roast Beef House
[D8] Galerie d'Art Jean-Claude-Bergeron
[D9] Garden Of Light
[E1] Great Canadian Theatre
[E2] Heart & Crown
[E3] Industry Room Liquor Store
[E4] Koyman Galleries
[E5] La Petite Mort Gallery
[E6] Lafreniere & Pai Gallery
[E7] Library of Parliament
[E8] Lisgar Collegiate Institute
[E9] Lower Town
[F1] Major's Hill Park (must see)
[F2] Maple Leaf Souvenirs
[F3] Mayfair Theatre
[F4] Mercury Lounge
[F5] National Arts Centre (must see)
[F6] National Gallery of Canada (must see)
[F7] Nepean Museum‎
[F8] Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica (must see)
[F9] Odyssey Theatre
[G1] Old Carbide Wilson's Abandoned Mill
[G2] Old City Hall
[G3] Opera Lyra
[G4] Ottawa Art Gallery
[G5] Ottawa Cigar Emporium
[G6] Ottawa Little Theater
[G7] Ottawa Normal School
[G8] Parliament Hill and Buildings (must see)
[G9] Peace Tower
[H1] Pub 101
[H2] Rideau Canal
[H3] Rideau Hall (must see)
[H4] Rideau Street
[H5] Ritual Nightclub
[H6] Royal Canadian Mint (must see)
[H7] Saint Brigid's Church
[H8] Saint Joseph Parish
[H9] Saint Patrick's Basilica
[J1] Sainte-Anne Catholic Church
[J2] Snow Goose Gallery
[J3] Sotto Bar and Lounge
[J4] Sparks Street (must see)
[J5] St. Anthony of Padua
[J6] St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral
[J7] Supreme Court of Canada (must see)
[J8] Ten Thousand Villages
[J9] Tequila Jacks
[K1] The Black Irish Pub
[K2] The Church of Saint John the Evangelist
[K3] The Fox and Feather Pub and Grill
[K4] The Great Canadian Cabin Bar
[K5] The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
[K6] The Rainbow
[K7] The Tea Party
[K8] The Whiskey Bar
[K9] Toy Soldier Market
[L1] Trattoria Italia
[L2] Umi Cafe
[L3] Velvet Room
[L4] Wall Space Gallery
[L5] Wallack Galleries
[L6] Woody's Elgin Street Urban Pub
[L7] Zaphod Beeblebrox

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:


Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
Choose a Hotel*:


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*:
Email*: