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Lake Ontario

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 800-668-2746
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US$ 137.68*
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Sail the Toronto Islands and Lake Ontario
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US$ 24.71*
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Toronto Tall Ship Boat Cruise
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US$ 58.58*
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Niagara-on-the-Lake Cycle and Wine-Tasting Tour with Optional Picnic Lunch
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One of the mighty Great Lakes that offers outstanding tourism and recreation opportunities for every season.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Downtown West
+1 800-668-2746
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Toronto is finally coming around to appreciating its access to a stretch of Great Lake shore. The city grew up around a natural harbour sheltered by the Toronto Islands, and while the GTA extends well past that core, Lake Ontario's shore extends throughout. Unfortunately access...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many ways to enjoy the lake. We spent some time on the beach at Mary Curtis park (although no swimming was allowed that day because of bacteria levels), also walked along the waterfront trails. Also spent time in the Harbourfront area, down by...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Toronto and had the chance to admire the city's skyline from Lake Ontario. Breathtaking view!

Thank 2CINY
Reviewed 1 week ago

Toronto has several "blue-flag" (international recognition of clean and safe beaches) beaches, with life-guards. Woodbine Beach has subbed for Jamaica ("Cocktail" with Tom Cruise). Fresh water, smooth stones, volleyball. Chairs provided! There is even a wheelchair ramp to get you closer to the water without...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most relaxing and peaceful places in the city to visit...great to sit and enjoy the water.

Thank 199Lovebird
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was over joyed to be able to get to another of the Great Lakes. I had been to Lake Michigan years ago and both times we had to go on a boat tour just to be able to say we were on the Lakes...More

Thank 676ginak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went at night when it was very dark, because I just wanted to touch water on the East side of Canada, as I'm from the West Coast. It was water... it was cold... it was wet... it was a lake...

1  Thank Alizon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the islands were closed due to flooding, my son arranged for us to take a local bus to the west of the city and the beaches. What a beautiful calm unspoiled area with wonderful beach chairs in an array of colours scattered around for...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in downtown Toronto right in the heart of the entertainment district. While dining at a restaurant, we walked and sat along the lake while planes took off from the small airport and boats rode past. It was very beautiful and relaxing. We also...More

Thank midnight1020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by the lake on our way coming back from Niagra Falls, it looked nice and peaceful and I really enjoyed the view.

Thank nader p
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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26 July 2017|
Response from Falccros | Reviewed this property |
From the Canadian side: STOKES BAY, ONTARIO Target Species: Smallmouth bass SERPENT HARBOUR, ONTARIO Target Species: Muskies PICTON, ONTARIO Target Species: Giant walleyes Hope that helps!
26 July 2017|
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Response from Angeline M | Reviewed this property |
Ashbridges Bay is ideal. It's within walking distance of Woodbine beach. Check out Fishing Toronto's website for more detailed information.
28 June 2017|
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Response from betancourtlourdes | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Niagara on the Lake is beautiful! It has nature and trail, the greenbelt runs along. You can also go shopping and have dinner.