©

Wainfleet trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Wainfleet

Trip Planner Canada  /  Ontario  /  Wainfleet
(3.8/5 based on 45+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: parks, wildlife areas
Wainfleet is a rural township in southern Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada.There is a small and growing tourist industry, near and on Lake Erie at the southern area of Wainfleet called Long Beach. Wainfleet is also the home of the Marshville Heritage Village, a living history museum, recreating life in Ontario c. 1850-1910.CommunitiesThe township includes the communities of Attercliffe, Beckett's Bridge, Belleview Beach, Burnaby, Camelot Beach, Chambers Corners, Long Beach, Morgan's Point, O'Reilly's Bridge, Ostryhon Corners, Perry, Wainfleet, Wellandport, Willow Bay and Winger. Wainfleet is near Willow Bay.Coat of ArmsWainfleet Township’s Coat of Arms consists of a white shield depicting a red cross, which symbolizes the arms of Lincoln, England, with a maple leaf in its centre. The maple leaf represents Canada and divides the shield into four quarters.Two of the quarters are filled with blue wavy lines symbolizing water.One has a wagon wheel and the other a harrow.Anglo-Saxon meaning of Wain "a wagon" and Fleet "a creek - a river" is "a creek through which a wagon can pass."The Harrow represents development of agriculture in the area.A cranberry bush crest is indicative of the natural flora in Wainfleet.Two men stand on either side of the coat of arms: a Mississauga Native who represents the tribe that settled a long Lake Ontario and a Franciscan Priest who represents Father Daillon, the first European among the priests that established the settlement in 1626-1678.DemographicsThe township's 2011 population of 6,356 was a decrease of 3.7 per cent compared to its population of 6,601 in the Canada 2006 Census. There were 2337 private dwellings occupied by usual residents, out of a total of 2937 dwellings.
Make Wainfleet central to your Canada travel plans using our Canada trip itinerary planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Wainfleet

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Wainfleet

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Wainfleet:
Nature, theme parks, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Wineries, nightlife, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, shopping, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Parks, trails, fun & games
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Wineries, wildlife areas, shopping
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Ontario

3 days in Toronto BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Toronto BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in London BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in London BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, teens, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Toronto BY A USER FROM IRELAND April, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in United States & Niagara Falls BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 33 days in Birmingham & Ottawa BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Toronto & Utah BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Utah & Toronto BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Niagara Falls BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Thunder Bay BY A USER FROM CANADA March, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News