Why choose Ontario?
The province of Ontario contains four of the five Great Lakes and as well as the world famous cities of Toronto and Ottawa, making it a treasure trove of experiences from the urban to the rural. There are over 330 provincial parks, six national parks, 250,000 lakes and 100,000km of rivers. The oldest and most famous of these provincial parks is Algonquin, which features pristine wilderness and great canoeing opportunities.
Begin your trip in Toronto, from where we have several escorted tours and can put together individual packages to the diverse regions of Ontario including rail travel.
Ontario’s provincial capital, Toronto, boasts iconic landmarks and vibrant neighbourhoods. The lively cosmopolitan city is a capital of culture with a thriving arts scene, world-class restaurants and exciting nightlife.
Just 90-minutes from Toronto, Niagara Falls and the surrounding region offers a wealth of activities. Feel the mist of the Falls and experience the natural wonder by water, land or air. Only 20 minutes from the buzzing Falls, the town of Niagara-on-the-Lake offers quaint vineyards, boutique hotels and charming local shops and restaurants.
Ottawa is the nation’s unique and sophisticated capital which boasts stunning historical architecture including the Parliament Buildings, Museum of Civilization and UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Rideau Canal.
Head off-the-beaten-track and discover gems such as the 1000 Islands, regarded as one of the most beautiful places on earth and can be explored by both water and air.
The areas around Georgian Bay and the Muskoka Lakes offer a chance to experience water sports and relax on pristine beaches and at lakeside retreats. Georgian Bay is proudly home to the longest freshwater beach in the world; Wasaga Beach at an impressive 14km long. Muskoka, known as ‘cottage country’ for its stunning lakeside properties, boasts idyllic landscapes, shimmering lakes and beautiful towns.
The biggest secret Ontario has to offer is the cabin/cottage resorts, ideal for family vacations as they require less driving with lots to entertain the whole family.
Whatever you want from a holiday, it is likely that Ontario will exceed your expectations.