Glorious Fall Colours of OntarioReference WW38060
Arrival in Toronto and spend the day exploring the city on your own.
Today is free to experience the sights of Canada’s largest and most diverse city. You might want to visit the Eaton Centre, Chinatown, the CN Tower (admission Included) and the Old and New City Halls.
Collect your rental car (included) and travel to Kingston. Stop in the city of Peterborough, which boasts the world’s highest lift locks, literally lifting pleasure crafts, along with the water they float in, 20 metres (65 feet) straight up. Visit the Peterborough Lift Lock Visitor Centre (admission not included), and view the hydraulic lift lock, slides and films about the Trent- Severn Waterway. You will also see a working model, and experience the sights and sounds of lift lock construction at the turn-of-the-century.
Today is yours to explore more of this historical area, take the time to visit Fort Henry National Historic Site (admission not included) near Kingston. A living museum of military life, Fort Henry was built between 1832 and 1834 to repel an American invasion that never came. The fort, once the largest military establishment in Upper Canada, now offers visitors a glimpse of a soldier’s life of those days, through guided tours, soldier’s parades and drills.
Begin the day with a short drive to Gananoque for a cruise through the Thousand Islands (not included) Continue to the nation’s capital, Ottawa. With unique history, geography and lifestyle, it offers a wide variety of urban attractions: many of Canada’s best museums and cultural facilities, as well as the Parliament Buildings and other historical structures and major institutions are located in the Capital Area.
Day at leisure to see more of this beautiful city situated on the Ottawa River, Ottawa is a unique mix of old and new, history and technology, excitement and relaxation.
Time to travel again, heading west into Algonquin Provincial Park. Take your time and enjoy the scenery and amazing fall colours, visit the interpretation centre, and watch out for wildlife. Continue to Huntsville for your 2-night stay.
Warm weather activities and amenities are yours to enjoy today, spend some time by one of the lakes in the area. Rent a canoe or perhaps golf is more to your taste - there are dozens of courses in the area.
Leaving Huntsville this morning, you will head south along the beautiful Georgian Bay, your destination is Blue Mountain Inn, outside Collingwood on the shores of this magnificent body of water. Take your time, as the journey is not far, and there are villages and towns to explore along the way.
Overnight: Blue Mountain Inn
Spend the day on the shore, walking the miles and miles of white sandy beaches, or perhaps play a round of golf at one of the many local courses (not included).
Overnight: Blue Mountain Inn
Today, travel south back to Toronto, take your time and stop off at the many towns along the way.
Today your amazing tour ends when you check out of your hotel and make your own way back to Toronto Airport for your return flight back to the UK