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Burlington

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Just across the bay from Hamilton and less than an hour's drive from Toronto, Burlington remains one of Canada's top destinations for quick weekend breaks. Near a good selection of urban attractions, the city ensures plenty of things to do for gourmands, museum fans, theater buffs, and foodies. Comprehensive Burlington vacations incorporate fine dining and strolling along the photogenic lakefront with golfing, shopping, cycling, and attending a range of festivals. A pedestrian-friendly city, Burlington features a 23 km (14 mi) long paved path snaking its way along Lake Ontario and offering unobstructed views of the skyline. When using our Canada tour itinerary builder to make an itinerary online, Burlington holidays come together around your tastes, interests, and requirements, with us taking care of the logistics.
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Royal Botanical Gardens
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Biking Trail
Burlington Waterfront Trail
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Spa
Spas
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Duration: 2 hours
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Water Body
Spencer Smith Park
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Burlington

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Specialty Museum
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Cambridge
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Winery / Vineyard
Kacaba Vineyards Winery Vineland
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Spa
Spas Waterloo
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Wildlife Area
Elora Gorge Conservation Area Elora
4.0
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Hidden gems in Burlington

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Lowville Park
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Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Paletta Lakefront Park and Mansion
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Wildlife Area
Cherry Hill Gate
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Ireland House Museum
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Parks in Burlington

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LaSalle Park
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Playground
Hidden Valley Park
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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Kerncliff Park
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Beachway Park
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Duration: 2h 30 min

Golf in Burlington

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Golf Course
FarAway Greens Indoor Golf
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Golf Course
Crosswinds Golf & Country Club
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Duration: 4 hours
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Golf Course
Millcroft Golf Club
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Golf Course
Lowville Golf Club
3.8
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Burlington

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Scrivener's Men's Apparel
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Shopping Mall
Mapleview Shopping Centre
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Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Walkers Chocolates
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Duration: 30 minutes
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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Village Cigar Company
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Where to stay in Burlington

Along Lakeshore Road, which straddles the lake and borders the city center and the pleasant Spencer Smith Park, you can choose from a handful of pleasant mid-range hotels offering all the basic amenities. If you're just transiting through Burlington or looking for a convenient location from which to commute to nearby Hamilton, go north of the center to Queen Elizabeth Way. Here, you'll find a collection of standards motels and motor inns providing a comfortable night's sleep.
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