11 days in Ontario Itinerary

11 days in Ontario Itinerary

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11 days in Ontario Itinerary

Start: Toronto
1
Toronto
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Stratford
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Peterborough
— 1 night
Bus:  3​h 45​min
5
Ottawa
— 3 nights
Fly + Ferry:  2​h 45​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Toronto

Toronto ©
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Head to St. Lawrence Market and The Saucy Millinerfor some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District, step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma, examine the collection at Royal Ontario Museum, and wander the streets of Kensington Market.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Toronto trip site .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Toronto. December in Toronto sees daily highs of 2°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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The Distillery District ©
The Distillery District
St. Lawrence Market
St. Lawrence Market
Kensington Market ©
Kensington Market

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
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.
Step out of Niagara Falls to go to Vineland and see Foreign Affair Winery, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Journey Behind the Falls, do a tasting at The Hare Wine Co., get in on the family fun at Niagara SkyWheel, and admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls.

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Traveling by car from Toronto to Niagara Falls takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Stratford.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Vineland, The Hare Wine Co.
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Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Niagara Fallsview Casino ©
Niagara Fallsview Casino
Kacaba Vineyards Winery ©
Kacaba Vineyards Winery

1
night
Stratford

Stratford ©
Named after Shakespeare's birthplace in England, Stratford serves as a top destination for theater buffs.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at shane norrie contemporary, sample the fine beverages at Junction 56 Distillery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Jobsite Brewing Co., look for gifts at Is This Chair Taken, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Shakespeare Brewing Company, and finally browse for treasures at Pass It On Store.

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Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Stratford takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Stratford sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Peterborough.

Things to do in Stratford

Breweries & Distilleries Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Pass It On Store, Is This Chair Taken, Shakespeare Brewing Company
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Jobsite Brewing Co. ©
Jobsite Brewing Co.
Is This Chair Taken ©
Is This Chair Taken
Junction 56 Distillery ©
Junction 56 Distillery

1
night
Peterborough

Peterborough ©
Peterborough shot to fame as the gateway to the Kawartha Lakes, a huge draw for local and international visitors since the early 20th century.
On the 28th (Sat), stop by Sunblockers, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at CraftWorks at The Barn, then admire the masterpieces at ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery, and finally stroll around Peterborough Millennium Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Peterborough trip maker site .

Getting from Stratford to Peterborough by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Stratford to Peterborough. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Ottawa.

Things to do in Peterborough

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery, CraftWorks at The Barn, Sunblockers
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ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery ©
ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery
CraftWorks at The Barn ©
CraftWorks at The Barn
Sunblockers ©
Sunblockers

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nights
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Ottawa is known for museums, trails, fun & games, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, examine the collection at Canadian Museum of Nature, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Basilica, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Waller St. Brewing.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ottawa trip builder app .

You can take a bus from Peterborough to Ottawa in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Peterborough to Ottawa due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in December, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
ByWard Market ©
ByWard Market
Waller St. Brewing ©
Waller St. Brewing

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