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Lake Ontario

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 800-668-2746
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USD 138.35*
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Sail the Toronto Islands and Lake Ontario
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USD 24.83*
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Toronto Tall Ship Boat Cruise
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USD 58.86*
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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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“great lakes” (37 reviews)
“big lake” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Downtown West
+1 800-668-2746
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Take your bike if you can and explore this great place. Lots to see. Great place for a picnic and to spend the day with the family.

Thank MellyMel1517
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's actually hard to believe that this is a lake - it is so big. A fantastic backdrop to Toronto (and other towns and cities).

Thank OlderGuy1956
Reviewed 5 days ago

The lakeside areas around Toronto were peacefully and quiet, not much to do there other than chill out. Went to Bluffers Park, which was very nice, full of People with Barbecues. I suppose that with a city with so many high rise apartment blocks, the...More

Thank angryofpurley
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent option to walk around, romantic, but also good for families with kids, good place for a picnic. I recomend.

1  Thank Andrenalini
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were part of a Great Lakes extended cruise and crossed Lake Ontario as part of the itinerary. It is, as all four we traversed, a scenic destination and valuable resource.

Thank J B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Look up Lake Ontario and read about it. No one can give a review of a lake this big. What do you say? It has deep fresh water, waves, fish, beaches with sand, it borders both Canadian and the USA?

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The water was cold! by the time we reached the beach, it started drizzling and became cloudy. The kids had fun anyway.

Thank lindasok
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Ontario probably defines Toronto. It's very beautiful and offers a variety of recreational activities.

Thank hbhakh
Reviewed 1 week ago

How does one review a lake? It's got water, maybe not the cleanest water but it's water. Apparently there are fish in it, so if fishing's your thing maybe you can go? This is really weird, is someone reading this and deciding if visiting a...More

Thank CandyCritic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a long walk along the shore, starting near the bocce courts, along a charming boardwalk. There's lots going on during the weekends and parking in the neighborhood streets is difficult. Ride a bike or take public transportation down Queen Street.

Thank gatortunor
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.
29 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.