I discovered the existence of this park whilst looking to extend my drive down to Niagara Falls into more of an adventure rather than just looking at highways for a few hours.
Travelers can navigate the interior of Algonquin Provincial Park by canoe and never see a soul, or dive into the multicultural neighborhoods of Toronto for the ultimate entertainment scene. These 25 things to do will inspire travelers to set their own agendas for exploring unforgettable Ontario.
Located in southeastern Ontario, the park has been dubbed the Gem of Ontario Parks. This Canadian favorite hosts more thanvisitors each year. The easiest way to experience the park is via the Highway 60 corridor that runs nearly 35 miles through it with lots of wildlife viewing opportunities.
Visitors can expect Central and Western African art, European masterpieces, Gothic boxwood miniatures, emerging Canadian indigenous artists, The Group of Seven s landscape painters, a photography collection, and more. The building itself is a work of art.
Wednesday evenings offer free admission.
Art Gallery of Ontario 3. Over species of large and small mammals, amphibians, rare reptiles, and birds are at home in this park.
Visitors can hike the front-country, trek the backcountry on multi-day adventures, scramble the rocky shoreline of Georgian Bay, and swim the pristine lakes.
Camping opportunities are available in yurts, or at campsites. There is a Visitor Centre in Tobermory, which is the best place to start an adventure. Guests can expect a park film, foot lookout tower, myriad trails with great views, and numerous interpretive programs.
Adventure seekers will thrill to an exhilarating collection of rides that twist, turn, and soar, including Lumberjack, Behemoth, Leviathan, and the new Yukon Striker with a record breaking dive. Kid-friendly entertainment is at Planet Snoopy and KidZville, where the little ones can pick from over 25 rides.
The park hosts events throughout the year including Camp Spooky on Halloween and Winterfest each November. The stunning castle offers sweeping views of Toronto. Visitors can take self-guided tours of the castle suites, towers, secret passageways, stables, estate gardens, and an foot tunnel.
Tours are available in multiple languages. Casa Loma Gift Shop offers unique souvenirs. Set in the heart of the city, it offers visitors to Toronto, the best degree views imaginable. Visitors can experience CN Tower a number of ways. The LookOut level has floor-to-ceiling window walls and a glass floor.
At 1, feet, it easily provides epic views for all visitors. The glass floor on the LookOut level is above the original glass floor one story below, so visitors can see to the street. Daring visitors can try Edgewalk, an outdoor hands-free, thrill walk stories above ground.
Today, the Victorian industrial architecture is central to this internationally acclaimed village. Three great ways to get an overview of the Distillery District is via a walking tour, foodie tour, or Segway tour.
Thrill seekers perform a hands-free walk stories above ground on a 5-foot-wide ledge. Groups of six adventurers at a time are led by a guide who encourages them to stretch their limits and lean into the air off the edge of the ledge while attached to a safety rail via their harness.
Following the daredevil walk, participants get complimentary access to the Lookout, SkyPod, and Glass Floor. Skylon Tower Skylon Tower is one of the most famous attractions in Niagara Falls providing jaw-dropping degree views feet above the falls.
The Revolving Dining Room restaurant is the most popular attribute of Skylon. It silently rotates degrees every hour, providing diners with an ever-changing vantage point as they dine on award-winning continental cuisine. Summit Suite Buffet Dining Room restaurant is a more family-affordable restaurant providing an extensive selection of dishes from fresh seafood and carved meats to fresh salads and delectable pastries.
Visitors can access Flowerpot Island via boat tours out of Tobermory. Experienced kayakers can also make their way to the island. Once there, visitors will find lots to do. Those with limited time will want to spend it exploring the cave and admiring the flowerpots, which can be done in 90 minutes.
The beautiful lake with 1, miles of granite shoreline, the largest freshwater archipelago in the world, and Georgian Bay Islands National Park is a must-see when visiting Ontario.
Summers bring fishing, kayaking, and boating in full force.Algonquin Provincial Park is said to be the "jewel" of Canada's Parks.
This is the park where I went for my first backcountry-paddling excursion and so it will always remain a reminder of my youth for me.
A 1 Day trek through the beautiful natural environment of Algonquin Park and its many pristine lakes and forests. This trip includes a short wilderness hike, a canoeing lesson, and a . Getting To Wabakimi Provincial Park We set off on our road trip from Tobermory, Ontario so that we could begin the trip with a crossing of Georgian Bay on the Chi-Cheemaun “Big Canoe” ferry.
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Play next Views: K. 13 days ago · Algonquin Provincial Park is Ontario’s first park, and its largest. Located in southeastern Ontario, the park has been dubbed the Gem of Ontario Parks. This Canadian favorite hosts more than , visitors each year.
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