Destination guide

Friendly Nepean will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Nepean with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its university setting, restaurants and hockey games, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Parliament Hill and National Gallery of Canada are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Nepean

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Nepean has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Camp Fortune (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Nepean Sportsplex (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Vincent Massey Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Capital Golf Centre (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Rideau Glen Golf Club (16.8 mi / 27 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nepean

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nepean is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Andrew Haydon Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Mooney's Bay Park (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Vincent Massey Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Brewer Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Commissioners Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Lansdowne Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nepean

Fly into Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Ottawa Fallowfield Station.