10 days in Ontario Itinerary

10 days in Ontario Itinerary

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Aylmer
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Port Stanley
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London
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Stratford
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Aylmer — 1 night

Aylmer is a town in Elgin County in southern Ontario, Canada, just north of Lake Erie, on Catfish Creek. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Clovermead, look for all kinds of wild species at Springwater Conservation Area, then relax in the rural setting at Steed & Company Lavender, and finally walk around Port Bruce Provincial Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Aylmer day trip planning app.

Toronto to Aylmer is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Toronto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Aylmer, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Port Stanley.
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Port Stanley — 1 day

Port Stanley is a community in the Municipality of Central Elgin, Ontario, Elgin County, located on the north shore of Lake Erie at the mouth of Kettle Creek. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): walk around Waterworks Park, walk around Pinafore Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Moore Water Gardens, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Port Stanley Beach.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Port Stanley vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Port Stanley is very close to Aylmer. In August, daytime highs in Port Stanley are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to London.
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London — 4 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Ah! Some Art Inc. (in Point Edward), Grand Bend (Grand Bend Beach & Pinery Provincial Park) and Sarnia (Canatara Park & Stones 'N Bones Museum). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Storybook Gardens, let little ones run wild at Springbank Park, examine the collection at Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Port Stanley to London in an hour. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Port Stanley to London. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Stratford.
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Stratford — 4 nights

Named after Shakespeare's birthplace in England, Stratford serves as a top destination for theater buffs.
Change things up with these side-trips from Stratford: Waterloo (Spas, West Montrose Covered Bridge (Kissing Bridge), &more), Cambridge (Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory & Dumfries Conservation Area) and Elora (Elora Gorge Conservation Area & Zipline). There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at African Lion Safari, stroll around Victoria Park, examine the collection at The Stratford Perth Museum, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Stratford day trip website.

Traveling by car from London to Stratford takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Stratford is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.
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Ontario travel guide

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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.
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