60 days in Ontario Itinerary

60 days in Ontario Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ontario trip maker

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Fly to Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Drive to Port Hope
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Port Hope
— 3 nights
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Picton
— 5 nights
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Kingston
— 5 nights
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Ottawa
— 6 nights
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Algonquin Provincial Park
— 4 nights
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Huntsville
— 2 nights
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Blue Mountains
— 4 nights
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Essex
— 5 nights
Drive
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London
— 5 nights
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Guelph
— 5 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 6 nights
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Toronto
— 8 nights
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Port Hope

— 3 nights
Port Hope is a municipality in Southern Ontario, Canada, about 109km east of Toronto and about 159km west of Kingston. Change things up with these side-trips from Port Hope: Peterborough (Peterborough-Lakefield Rotary Greenway Trail, The Canadian Canoe Museum, &more) and Kawartha Nordic Ski Club (in Woodview). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Primitive Designs, go for a walk through Holton Flowers, get to know the resident critters at Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park, and shop like a local with ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Port Hope trip planner.

Alexandria, Egypt to Port Hope is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Alexandria to Port Hope is minus 7 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Alexandria in March: high temperatures in Port Hope hover around 1°C and lows are around -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Picton.

Things to do in Port Hope

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 18:

Picton

— 5 nights
Picton is an unincorporated community located in Prince Edward County in South Eastern Ontario, Canada, roughly 160 km east of Toronto. Explore Picton's surroundings by going to Trenton Greenbelt Conservation Area (in Trenton), Madoc Playground (in Madoc) and Consecon (Fat Frog Yoga & Redtail Vineyards). And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Sandbanks Estate Winery, see the interesting displays at Farmtown Park, shop like a local with Bloomfield Studios, and walk around Sandbanks Provincial Park.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Picton trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Port Hope to Picton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in March, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Kingston.

Things to do in Picton

Parks · Wineries · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 18 — 23:

Kingston

— 5 nights

Limestone City

Called the "Limestone City" because it contains many white-stone buildings, Kingston served as the first capital of Canada.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kingston: Handworks Gifts and Gallery (in Gananoque), Sundari Day Spa (in Westport) and Brockville (Brockville Arts Centre, St. Lawrence Park, &more). There's much more to do: learn the secrets of beer at Kingston Food Tours, deepen your understanding at Queens University, brush up on your military savvy at Royal Military College Museum, and walk around Kingston Waterfront.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kingston trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Picton to Kingston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March in Kingston, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ottawa.

Things to do in Kingston

Museums · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 23 — 28:

Ottawa

— 6 nights

Silicon Valley North

A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Get out of town with these interesting Ottawa side-trips: Glengarry Pioneer Museum (in Dunvegan), Beau's All Natural Brewery (in Vankleek Hill) and Perth (Top Shelf Distillers & Tay River Reflections). There's much more to do: ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, take a stroll through ByWard Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica, and see the interesting displays at Canadian Museum of Nature.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Ottawa trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Kingston to Ottawa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in March, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Algonquin Provincial Park.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 3:

Algonquin Provincial Park

— 4 nights
Sandwiched between Georgian Bay and the Ottawa River, Algonquin Provincial Park is the oldest provincial park in Canada and a stunning outdoor playground that draws crowds of nature enthusiasts with its biodiversity.
Algonquin Provincial Park is known for trails, museums, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: hit the slopes at Fen Lake Ski Trail, explore the activities along Canisbay Lake Day Use Area, see the interesting displays at Algonquin Logging Museum, and stop by The Lake of Two Rivers Store.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Algonquin Provincial Park journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Ottawa to Algonquin Provincial Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Expect little chillier evenings in Algonquin Provincial Park when traveling from Ottawa in April, with lows around -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Huntsville.

Things to do in Algonquin Provincial Park

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:

Huntsville

— 2 nights
Huntsville is the largest town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): stop by Muskoka Arts and Crafts, buy something for everyone on your list at The Gypsy Market Mews, then experience rural life at Sugarbush Hill Maple Farm, and finally sample the fine beverages at Copperhead Distillery and Spirits Ltd.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): head outdoors with The Fairways at Kirrie Glen, then relax and rejuvenate at Active Turtle, and then walk around Arrowhead Provincial Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Huntsville trip builder tool.

Drive from Algonquin Provincial Park to Huntsville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. In April in Huntsville, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Blue Mountains.

Things to do in Huntsville

Shopping · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 7 — 9:

Blue Mountains

— 4 nights
Named after the shady peak that dominates its background, Blue Mountains sits between alpine playgrounds and an appealing coastline.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Blue Mountains: Bayside Astronomy (in Lion's Head), Ride Guides (in Horseshoe Valley) and At Last Adventures (in Owen Sound). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at The Barn Cooperative Network, experience the excitement of Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, head outdoors with Eagle Adventures Experience, and relax in the rural setting at Curries Farm Market.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Blue Mountains route builder site.

Traveling by car from Huntsville to Blue Mountains takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Blue Mountains when traveling from Huntsville in April, with lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Essex.

Things to do in Blue Mountains

Outdoors · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 9 — 13:

Essex

— 5 nights
Essex is a town with a population of 20,427 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario, Canada, whose municipal borders extend to Lake Erie. Change things up with these side-trips from Essex: Buxton National Historic Site & Museum (in Chatham), Eau La La Spa (in Erieau) and Smith & Wilson Estate Wines (in Blenheim). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Point Pelee National Park, examine the collection at Sombra Museum Cultural Centre, head outdoors with Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area, and do a tasting at Erie Shore Vineyard.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Essex day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Blue Mountains to Essex takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Blue Mountains in April, you will find days in Essex are somewhat warmer (16°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to London.

Things to do in Essex

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 18:

London

— 5 nights

The Forest City

It's home to a diverse population and perched on the River Thames, but that's where the similarities end between the city of London in Canada, and it's much more famous British counterpart.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Simcoe (New Limburg Brewing Company & Delhi Rail Trail), Backus Woods (in Port Rowan) and Elevation Mountain Bike Camps & Coaching (in Turkey Point). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Stones 'N Bones Museum, stroll through Springbank Park, sample the fine beverages at Junction 56 Distillery, and learn about all things military at The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our London travel route builder website.

Traveling by car from Essex to London takes 2 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Guelph.

Things to do in London

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 23:

Guelph

— 5 nights
Guelph is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada. Venture out of the city with trips to Massage Garage (in Paris), St. Mary Our Lady of the Seven Sorrows Church (in Kitchener) and St. Jacobs (Block Three Brewing Company & Magnolia's Of St Jacobs). There's lots more to do: stroll through Mountsberg Conservation Area, deepen your understanding at Physics Observatory Telescope, hike along Hillside Trail, and pick up some new knowledge with Cambridge Centre for the Arts.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Guelph trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from London to Guelph takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from London to Guelph, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Guelph

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Fun & Games · Classes

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 23 — 28:

Niagara Falls

— 6 nights
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Butterfly Conservatory, do a tasting at Rancourt Winery, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bird Kingdom, and enjoy breathtaking views from Skylon Tower.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls journey maker site.

Drive from Guelph to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Guelph in April, expect nights in Niagara Falls to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Wineries · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 4:

Toronto

— 8 nights

New York City of Canada

Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Step out of Toronto to go to Hamilton and see Art Gallery of Hamilton, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to CN Tower, see the interesting displays at Royal Ontario Museum, step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Toronto journey planning website.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Toronto, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 4 — 12:

Ontario travel guide

4.3
Waterfalls · Observation Decks · Specialty Museums
Popular with tourists throughout the year, Ontario holidays allow you to explore unspoiled natural landscapes and big cities packed with amenities and modern attractions. Containing the national capital and the country's largest city, this east-central province provides a home for nearly 40 percent of Canada's population. Home to a staggering number of lakes (250,000), this playground for nature lovers boasts approximately a third of the world's fresh water. You can spend your entire Ontario vacation driving, walking, skiing, or cycling across the region's sprawling wilderness, but for a well-rounded experience, make sure you spend some time in Toronto, cosmopolitan provincial capital known for its multicultural neighborhoods and outstanding food scene.