5 days in Ontario Itinerary

5 days in Ontario Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hamilton
— 2 nights
2
Niagara-on-the-Lake
— 1 night
3
Niagara Falls
— 1 night

2
nights
Hamilton

Hamilton ©
As a major hub of Canada's steel industry, Hamilton remains off the radar for most tourists, though it hosts a slew of vibrant autumn fairs and provides an ideal stop on the way to Niagara Falls.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sherman Falls, admire the sheer force of Hermitage Falls, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Grain & Grit Beer Co., thenstroll around Sam Lawrence Park, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Collective Arts Brewing. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Beamer Falls, thenlearn about winemaking at Leaning Post Wines, thendo a tasting at Ridge Road Estate Winery, and finally hike along Dofasco 2000 Trail.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hamilton visit planner.

Montreal to Hamilton is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Montreal in August, plan for little chillier nights in Hamilton, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Things to do in Hamilton

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Beamer Falls
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Sherman Falls ©
Sherman Falls
Sam Lawrence Park ©
Sam Lawrence Park
Beamer Falls ©
Beamer Falls

1
night
Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake ©
In a place calling itself the "Loveliest Town in Canada," vacations in Niagara-on-the-Lake remain a good choice for anyone searching for a relaxed and scenic experience in Canada's wine country.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Southbrook Vineyards, Stratus Vineyards, Joseph's Estate Wines, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Caroline Cellars Winery, learn about winemaking at The Hare Wine Co., do a tasting at Southbrook Vineyards, do a tasting at Stratus Vineyards, thendo a tasting at Joseph's Estate Wines, and finally do a tasting at Jackson-Triggs Winery.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara-on-the-Lake travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hamilton to Niagara-on-the-Lake takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. August in Niagara-on-the-Lake sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Wineries
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The Hare Wine Co. ©
The Hare Wine Co.
Jackson-Triggs Winery ©
Jackson-Triggs Winery
Caroline Cellars Winery ©
Caroline Cellars Winery

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery as well as Niagra Parkway. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Niagara Oast House Brewers, learn about winemaking at Trius Winery, do a tasting at Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery, learn about winemaking at Pondview Estate Winery, thentake a memorable drive along Niagra Parkway, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Silversmith Brewing Company.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls road trip planning site.

Niagara Falls is just a stone's throw from Niagara-on-the-Lake. In August, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Wineries Breweries & Distilleries Outdoors

Side Trips

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery
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Pondview Estate Winery ©
Pondview Estate Winery
Silversmith Brewing Company ©
Silversmith Brewing Company
Pillitteri Estates Winery ©
Pillitteri Estates Winery

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