11 days in Cobourg & Ottawa Itinerary

11 days in Cobourg & Ottawa Itinerary

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Cobourg ©
Cobourg is a town in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in Southern Ontario east of Toronto and east of Oshawa. Explore hidden gems such as Peterborough Lift Lock and Riverview Park and Zoo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cobourg: Warsaw Caves (in Warsaw), Dare 2 Dream Farm (in Kendal) and Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge (in Campbellford). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Cobourg Beach, tee off at Roxburgh Glen Golf Club, look for all kinds of wild species at Cobourg Conservation Area, and enjoy the sea views from Cobourg East Pierhead Lighthouse.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cobourg trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cobourg. August in Cobourg sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Cobourg

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Peterborough, Port Hope, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park, Warsaw Caves
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Cobourg  Beach ©
Cobourg Beach
Peterborough Lift Lock ©
Peterborough Lift Lock
Riverview Park and Zoo ©
Riverview Park and Zoo


Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Bank of Canada Museum, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway, then get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, and finally stop by ByWard Market. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, stroll around Major's Hill Park, and then make a trip to Ottawa Locks.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ottawa attractions planner.

Drive from Cobourg to Ottawa in 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Ottawa can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ottawa

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
Major's Hill Park ©
Major's Hill Park
Ottawa Locks ©
Ottawa Locks