This self-drive takes in the best of Ontario, a spectacular province encompassing Canada’s capital, Ottawa, the cosmopolitan city of Toronto, thundering Niagara Falls and parks that are full of dense forests and sparkling lakes.
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Upon arrival in Toronto, collect your hire car and travel along the shores of Lake Ontario to Niagara-on-the-Lake. Stay at the Hotel Prince of Wales for 2 nights. (N)
Take a shared cruise to experience the natural phenomenon of Niagara Falls. The remainder of the day is at leisure to wander around the old town or take an optional tour to visit some of the local wineries for some wine tasting. (N)
Drive to Toronto and spend the day exploring the city. Stay at Doubletree by Hilton for 1 night. (N)
Drive north through Ontario’s ‘Cottage Country’ to Algonquin Park. En route, visit Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons, a historic site depicting the life of the European settlers in the 17th century, or drive through the Muskoka lake district, famed for its 1,600 freshwater lakes and granite outcrops. Stay 2 nights at Killarney Lodge. (D)
Today is at leisure. We recommend visiting the nearby logging museum and visitor centre, which exhibits the park’s natural and anthropological history. (B, L, D)
Drive east to Ottawa. On arrival, stay 2 nights at The Andaz Ottawa Byward Market. (B)
Today is at leisure to explore Ottawa; entrance to the Canadian Museum of History is included. If you wish to pre-book an excursion, we recommend joining a half-day tour of the city. Please ask one of our tour consultants for details. (N)
Drive south to the small city of Kingston, noted for its 19th-century limestone architecture. En route, stop at Gananoque or Rockport to join an hour-long cruise of the St Lawrence river. On arrival in Kingston, stay overnight at the Delta Kingston Waterfront. (N)
Return to Toronto today. En route, we recommend visiting the Fort Henry National Historic Site (entrance not included) and the city of Peterborough. On arrival, stay overnight at the Doubletree by Hilton. (N)
Return your hire car to the airport today and fly home, or continue your holiday in Canada. (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
International flights are not included with this itinerary. For flight options and prices, please speak to your Cox & Kings tour consultant.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
For a price quote including flights or alternative accommodation standards, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3930 5094 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
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YON2018: 9 Nights