If you skipped the day your geography teacher taught your class where Gatineau is located, don't stress. With some help from us, you'll be able to find it easily!
To help you get your bearings, Gatineau lies 5 miles (8 kilometers) north of the notable city of Ottawa.
Ready to rub shoulders with the locals? 240,000 people call this part of Outaouais home.
It's not every day you take off on vacation, so why not indulge in a little luxury? The Hilton Lac-Leamy (3 Boul Du Casino) and the Fairmont Chateau Laurier (1 Rideau St) are a couple of the top upmarket properties in the area. More of a cost-conscious traveler? The Comfort Inn Gatineau (630 boul. la Gappe) and the Motel du Chevalier (169 Greber Blvd) may be the ideal properties for you.
Experience the unique culture of this city hub by checking out places like Rideau Canal and the Canadian War Museum. If you want more options, the University of Ottawa and the Canadian Museum of History are well worth visiting too.
Ascend into the heavens on a journey through aeronautical history at Canada Aviation and Space Museum. From single-man planes to Boeing 747s, the evolution of flight never ceases to impress. Want some more options? Shopaholics rejoice — you'll be able to indulge in a little retail therapy at Promenades de L'Outaouais. Ready to work your wallet and buy up a storm? But that's not all. Do you adore our equine friends? Come face to face with the graceful animals, discover what it takes to care for them and observe farm life firsthand at RCMP Musical Ride Centre. Saddle up!