Are you planning to stay in Toronto during your trip to Canada? In such a case, do not miss an opportunity to participate in one of these short tours lasting only one day! Fortunately, there are so many great tourist attractions around Toronto that you do not have to go far away from the city in order to explore popular Canadian sights. Check some of the suggestions for a great one-day tour from Toronto collected in this article.
Explore the Niagara region
Needless to say, Niagara Falls is one of the most crucial natural sights not only in Canada but also in the entire world. Fortunately for those tourists, who are currently staying in Toronto, the trip from this city to Niagara Falls will not take too much time. Actually, you will be able to explore the entire area during a one-day trip and come back to Toronto the same day.
Trip to Niagara Falls is one of the greatest experiences you can get while being in Canada. The view of the waterfall is even more impressive once you get close to the crushing water of the river while being in Hornblower Boat on the waterfall’s lake. Some organised tours also include a delicious lunch served in a great observing point near Niagara Falls.
Still, you should be aware of the fact there are more great things to explore in this region. Actually, there is a town known as Niagara-on-the-Lake located close to the waterfall. One of the greatest attractions here is a large area covered by vineyards.
You can set on a trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake on your own organising your time according to your preferences or choose a tour offered by one of the travel agencies. No matter which option you use, you will be able to see the historic town and relish ice wine which is a specialty of the Niagara vineyards.
The Grand River
The Niagara falls is not the only one spectacular river in Ontario. Actually, The Grand River is regarded to be the largest one in the Ontario region.
The Grand River is a great place to enjoy a real adventure of floating down this river. Here, you will use a rubber ring for floating and you will be able to choose an option for the best experience depending on whether you prefer to observe the great Horseshoe region surrounding the river in a relaxed way or feel the thrill of rapid floating.
Certainly, visiting the Grand River during a hot summer season is a particularly good idea. Note that you can take your kids on the trip as well. We bet they will enjoy this amazing experience a lot!
Kelso Conservation Area
If you want to experience even more adventures while being in Toronto, you should visit the Niagara Escarpment and Kelso Conservation Area located in Ontario. These location offer their visitors an exciting experience of mountain biking.
Providing you really feel a huge need for thrill, but you have never practised mountain biking, this are will be perfect for you to gain biking skills in the safest way. The place is a great spot to start mountain biking since it is almost free of obstacles and do not require any knowledge of technical aspects concerning mountain biking.
Note that mountain biking is generally based on two activities. The first one is climbing to the top of a slope. The second one is enjoying the ride down the slope. Beyond a shadow of a doubt, it will need lots of energy from you. Once you satisfy your need for this energy rush, you should visit one of the picturesque beaches in the area where you will be able to refresh in the water and relax on the shore.
Wonderland theme park
The parents staying in Toronto should pay their attention to Wonderland theme park situated not far away from the city. Actually, the road to the park will take only an hour.
Wonderland theme park provides families with all the attractions kids will love including sugary snacks which can be found only on fairs, rollercoasters as well as amazing shows which will entertain the entire family.
Furthermore, Wonderland theme park offers a special facility for a hot season which is Splash Works. Splash Works is the largest wave pool located outdoors not only in Ontario, but also in entire Canada.
Eramosa Karst Caves
The tourists who particularly enjoy visiting unique natural sights whenever they arrive to a new country, should not miss an opportunity to see Eramosa Karst Caves by any means especially if they are staying in Toronto. Actually, the trip to Eramosa Karst Caves from the capital of Ontario will take only an hour.
The caves is a fantastic area for exploration which will amuse both children and adults. Here, you can also find a great number of waterfalls and streams making Eramosa Karst Caves even more picturesque.
Certainly, you should choose one of the spots on the sight in order to enjoy your lunch during a picnic in such an untypical place.