One Day Trips - Toronto

Weekend Getaways from GTA: Exploring Ontario Provincial Parks

If you are looking for a perfect, inexpensive weekend getaways from GTA to relax and rejuvenate:  look no further than Ontario Provincial Parks. Whether you want to camp… Read more »

Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals and Sugar Shacks

Where to go to experience the smells and tastes of the sweet water of Ontario.

A list of maple syrup festivals, pancake houses/sugar shacks and maple trails to explore in Ontario.

5 Things to Do during Winter at Killarney Provincial Park

Killarney Provincial Park is an exceptional outdoor wonderland with immense wilderness landscapes. Visually colorful views permeate the area, as the pink granite of the Georgian Bay Coast,… Read more »

Things to Do during Winter at MacGregor Point Provincial Park

MacGregor Point Park boasts ecological diversity. Seven-kilometers of coast along the Lake Huron shoreline accommodate majestic migrating birds, exciting festivals and events, camping sites, a skating oval,… Read more »

5 Things to Do during Winter at Frontenac Provincial Park

Spanning 5,355 hectares of space on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield is the Frontenac Provincial Park. A stunning family-friendly park open year-round with 48 interior… Read more »

5 Things to Do during Winter at Pinery Provincial Park

If you’re looking for rare biodiversity, spectacular sunsets, and year-round outdoor adventures in unique forests, the Pinery Provincial Park is a staggering 6,330 acres that houses over… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of February

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this weekend of  February: February 1 to 3 Whether you want a cozy spa weekend, or… Read more »

5 Things to Do at Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival

The town of Bracebridge, located at the heart of Muskoka is holding its annual winter festival this Saturday, January 26. Here are 5 reasons why you should… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Fourth Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this fourth weekend of January in Ontario. Whether you want to enjoy skiing and snow tubing, or getaway from the cold, you are sure to find inspiration to plan a spontaneous day trip or weekend getaway.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Third Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this third weekend of January in Ontario.

15 Things to Do During Winter in Markham

Markham fosters tons of art, culture, and old town feeling, making the Winters here quaint and scenic. Here are 15 ways to make your winter more exciting… Read more »

15 Things to Do during Winter in Mississauga

Mississauga, the sixth largest city  in Canada, has plenty to offer in the realm of sports, shopping, arts and culture, and entertainment. Right on the shores of… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of January

5 Ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this second weekend of January in Ontario: Weekend of Jan 11 to 13. Niagara Falls Ice Wine Festival… Read more »

18 Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario’s best ice skating trails this winter.

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is Open for 2019 Season

Peterborough  Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is open for 2019 season since Jan 2. The Trent Severn Waterway and the City Peterborough offer public skating on the… Read more »

Top Things to Do in Ontario this January 2019

From outdoor skating trails to theatre festivals, here are 33 of the best things to do this January in Ontario.

Places to See Magical Christmas Lights in Ontario

From spectacular illuminations that transforms the Niagara Falls area to enjoying evening stroll through picture-perfect postcard setting with close to one million lights at Upper Canada Village, Ontario is all aglow with magical lights. Although every village, town, city, and community has at least one or two house or buildings worth stopping to check out, the following light shows are definitely worth travelling to see.

A Christmas Lights Day Trip – Simcoe Christmas Panorama

Plan a trip to Simcoe in Norfolk county and experience the charm of the original light festival in Ontario during the annual Simcoe Christmas Panorama and start your journey in a world of wonder as twinkling lights glimmer throughout the night.

Where to See Salmon Run in Greater Toronto Area

Early September to November when temperatures are between 3°C to 10°C, Pacific Salmon (Coho, Chinook) migrate upstream from Ontario’s Great Lakes  to lay their eggs in the shallows… Read more »

10 Fantastic Fall Activities in Ontario

The cool air of autumn heralds a time of country harvests, crunching leaves, and soothing drinks! There are plenty of fun fall activities to get you outside and here are 10 awesome Fall activities in Ontario!

Scenic Train Tours in Ontario

Explore Ontario on rails–through rolling hills, ravines, forested valleys and the country side! Whether as a family trip or on a day trip with your loved one, these scenic tours will never disappoint! Enjoy fall colours or have a haunted experience during Halloween, visit the pumpkin patch, or a trip to see Santa during Christmas.

Haunted Corn Mazes & Farms in Ontario

This Halloween, you never know what might be around the next corner at these farms haunted by children of the corn!

Corn Mazes in Ontario

Get lost at world-famous corn mazes or at the nearest to you for a memorable experience with the family. Most of these farms also have a whole bunch of other great activities so you can enjoy the entire day picking pumpkins, milking goats, cuddling bunnies and so much more!

25 Day Trips From Toronto on Public Transit

From Niagara Falls to Kingston, you have plenty of options for a getaway if you don’t have  a car – whether you want to plan a day trip or a weekend getaway.