After living in Ottawa for a few years, you might feel as though you've done it all. Well, think again!\nThere are plenty of bizarre places and unique things to do around Ottawa that no one knows about. To help you discover some of these special spots and activities, we've made a list of all the things you need to try.\nHere are 11 wonderfully bizarre places and things to do around Ottawa you never knew about.\nVisit A Sand Dune\nAddress: Pinhey Sand Dune Complex, Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: Many locals have no idea that Ottawa has sand dunes that will make you feel like you're in a desert. The Pinhey Sand Dune Complex in Nepean has been conserved by the National Capital Commission, so everyone can go marvel at Ottawa's only sand dune ecosystem.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alyea Cyr Connell (@alyeaconnell)\nWebsite\nStay In An Old Jail Cell Overnight\nAddress: 75 Nicholas St., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: The Ottawa Jail Hostel is located in a 150-year-old former jail. Take a historic day tour of the building, which is rumoured to be haunted, or even stay overnight in a spooky cell! Just hope you aren't woken up by a ghost...\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dominic Fulham (@dom_fulham)\nWebsite\nFind Your Way Into A Hidden Speakeasy\nAddress: 315 Somerset St. W., Ottawa, ON \nWhy You Need To Go: Union 613 has an excellent menu and even better drunks, but did you know the location has a hidden bar inside of it? Behind a secret bookcase, you can find the door to Union 613's hidden speakeasy.\n View this post on Instagram A quick cocktail at @613union613 with @babykienan @g1ngerbeardman @lazypines @tina_the_machina @kmcwilson4 @djballistik A post shared by Peter Bastedo (@bigrideaubastedo) on May 4, 2019 at 7:44pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nVisit A Cold War Bunker\nPrice: $30+ per person\nAddress: 3929 Carp Rd., Carp, ON \nWhy You Need To Go: Right outside of Ottawa is the Diefenbunker Museum, a former Canadian military facility from the Cold War. While the museum on its own is pretty unique, within the Diefenbunker, you can even try to escape the world's largest escape room.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jessica Oblak (@jessicaoblak)\nWebsite\nSleep With Wolves\nPrice: From $549 per night for four people\nAddress: 399 Route 323 Nord, Montebello, QC\nWhy You Need To Go: Parc Omega has a cabin with floor-to-ceiling windows where you can see wolves up-close. Even better, these cabins are super luxurious, with a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, and a cozy fireplace. Sit back, relax, and watch the wolves play.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Parc Omega (@parcomega)\nWebsite\nHave Tacos On A Bus\nAddress: 10 Byward Market Sq., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: Right next door to Zak's Diner is another restaurant owned by the company. Not only is the food at this Mexican restaurant delicious, but inside Zak's Cantina, there's a bus where you can wear a sombrero and enjoy mouthwatering tacos. \n View this post on Instagram I’ve put my things on top of the bus, ready for #Mexico! Just kidding! I will be going with a backpack full of bathing suits, dresses, shoes, and fingers crossed that it’s not all rain while we are there! My thoughts are with those that are affected by the Hurricane ! ☂️ ☂️ ☂️ ☂️ #travelista #zakscantina #myottawa #bywardmarket @bywardmarket #zaful @zaful #ottawaeats #igersottawa #canadiantraveller #ottawa #ottawatourism #igerscanada #wearetravelgirls #champagnebackpacker #backpackeres #travelleres #cityexplorer #exploremore #discoverON #womenwhoexploreontario @ontariotravel #explorecanada @ottawatourism #ottawalife #eatatzaks #ottawafoodies #mexifun #ott #chickenbus #ottfoodies #texmex #hurricanemichael A post shared by ROXANA ✨ Travel + Lifestyle (@mytravellingbackpack) on Oct 10, 2018 at 9:34am PDT\n\nWebsite\nFly In A Vintage Open-Cockpit Plane\nPrice: From $68 per person\nAddress: 11 Aviation Pky., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can get a bird's-eye view of the city while flying in this vintage plane at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum. From May 1 to October 31 every year, the museum offers flights around Ottawa and Gatineau. Put on your helmet and googles and get ready for the flight of a lifetime!\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ottawa Biplane (@ottawabiplane)\nWebsite\nEat The Largest Burrito You Have Ever Seen\nPrice: $28.50\nAddress: 105A Clarence St., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: Burrito Borracho sells an incredible 1-kg burrito, called The Big Juan that you have to try. If you have a smaller appetite, the restaurant offers a wide menu of Mexican classics, from quesadillas to tacos. They even have an extensive cocktail menu to go with your food.\n View this post on Instagram 🌯🚨 GIVEAWAY 🚨🌯 Ottawa, I am holding the LARGEST burrito in the city, weighing more than ONE KILO and over 24 inches long! 😳 It’s been named “The Big Juan” and features 3 different meats with all your favourite burrito fillings. Burrito Borracho uses only the freshest ingredients, with family recipes coming right from Mexico, and has the BEST (and biggest) burritos in town! I wanna give YOU a chance to try one of their famous regular-sized burritos for yourself! I’ve teamed up with them to give FIVE lucky followers a burrito of their own! Here’s how to play: 1. LIKE this post 2. Be FOLLOWING myself and @burrito_borracho 3. TAG a friend in the comments (UNLIMITED ENTRIES) 4. That’s IT! The giveaway will close on Friday October 19th at NOON. There will be FIVE individual winners chosen at random via the comments, with each receiving their own burrito. Goodluck and burrrrrr-ing on the burritos 🌯🌯🌯🌯🌯 A post shared by CONSUMEDBYCARLO (@consumedbycarlo) on Oct 16, 2018 at 4:13pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nSip Cocktails While Playing Board Games\nAddress: 14 Waller St, Ottawa, ON K1N 9C4\nWhy You Need To Go: Level One Game Pub, located right downtown, has everything you need for a unique night out with your friends. Order food and drinks, and choose one of the 1200+ board games Level One owns to play at your table! The best part is that the pub's staff can help you understand the rules for their most confusing games, so you won't be reading the instructions all night.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Level One Game Pub (@levelonegamepub)\nWebsite\nSolve An Escape Room & Try To Get Recruited\nPrice: $24 per person\nAddress: 982 Wellington St. W., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: Ottawa's Escape Manor has locations all over the city, but its spy-themed room called "The Recruit" has an extra level of intrigue. The Canadian Communications Security Establishment is actually using this escape room as a way to recruit codebreakers. \n View this post on Instagram Navigating the week after a long weekend like...🤪. (P.S. no escape artists were harmed in capturing this photo) 😉. . . . . . . . . #escapemanor #escaperoom #willyouescape #humpday #wednesday #longweekend #myottawa #seetorontonow #seeyqr #givemebrisbaneanyday #saskatooning #escapegame A post shared by EscapeManor (@escape_manor) on Apr 24, 2019 at 1:30pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nSwim Like A Mermaid\nPrice: From $60 per person\nAddress: 180 Argyle Ave., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: At the Aqua Mermaid School, you can learn to swim like a mermaid and feel like Ariel for a day. While this company provides entertainment for birthday parties, it also has mermaid instructors who teach classes! Learn how to swim, dance, and act like a mermaid, and you'll be an underwater princess in no time.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by AquaMermaid | Become A Mermaid (@aquamermaidschool)\nWebsite\n\n\nBefore you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your trip.