With its beautiful cities of Toronto, Ottawa and Hamilton as well as the world-famous Niagara Falls, Ontario holidays enjoy some of Canada’s top attractions - offering a vibrant and lively contrast to the expansive wilderness of the north.
Sandwiched between Quebec to the east and Manitoba to the west, Ontario sits on the shores of Lake Superior and the mighty Hudson Bay to the north.
The thunderous Niagara Falls is a truly incredible sight to include on any tour and is a must-see destination on any itinerary. Niagara-on-the-lake is considered one of the oldest and most historic town in Ontario and respects the heritage of the province. Toronto is a beautiful city and is something of a modern culture centre in the province and includes; the Assembly Hall, Cedar Ridge, the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art and The Guild, a collection of historical buildings inside the city park.
When to go to Ontario
Ontario’s climate is typically split into three distinct regions, the arctic north where winters can be long and severe, the central belt and eastern belt where temperatures can be milder and the south, which sees a climate similar to northern US. Typically, Toronto sees summer high temperatures of 26°C in July and winter lows of -7°C in January.
Self-drive tours amazing ways to see Ontario whether you want to focus on the bustling cities to the south, on the US border not far from New York state, or if you want to Things to do in the national parks and forests to the centre of the state or the wilderness of the north and Hudson Bay.
Touring in Ontario
Ontario offers some fantastic escorted and self-drive touring opportunities including the Great American Crossing, a 15-night tour that begins in New York and ends in Los Angeles, taking in a night’s stay at Niagara Falls. Ontario also includes some amazing hotels from 3*+ to five-star luxury hotels.
Planning a holiday to Ontario in 2017/2018?
If you are planning a holiday to Ontario in 2017 or 2018, Canadian Sky can help you to organise your perfect holiday. Call our Ontario Specialists and make the most of your next holiday.
Georgian Bay Island
Scarborough Historical Museum
Algonquin Provincial Park
National Art Gallery