Synonymous with history and culture, Ontario has an abundance of museums and heritage sites educating visitors about days gone by. A few places to consider are Fort William Historical Park, Bata Shoe Museum and Dundurn National Historic Site.

For a summertime adventure, waterparks and theme parks are the place to be, and Ontario is bursting at the seams.  Great Wolf Lodge is home to a 100,000-square foot indoor waterpark, and Calypso Theme Waterpark boasts the largest waterpark in all of Ontario! In addition, check out Logos Land Resort, Bingemans, Wild Water Kingdom and Canada’s Wonderland.  Looking for an adventure? Try treetop trekking and walk, climb, zip or swing through the trees; this activity is sure to excite your inner adventurer. Experience this at Scenic Caves, Long Point Eco Adventure, Treetop Eco Adventure Park, and Treetop Trekking Ganaraska.

If dare devil is your middle name and heart-racing adventure is your game, there is no better excursion than a white water rafting trip along the Ottawa River. A great family vacation or a fun team-building exercise, no matter your adventure limits, this is one experience worth trying. Check out RiverRun Rafting & Wilderness Resort, OWL Rafting on the Ottawa River, or Wilderness Tours Adventure Resort.

Ontario’s north also has plenty to offer including the Agawa Canyon Tour Train in Sault Ste. Marie that travels through towering trestles, along pristine northern lakes and rivers and through the awesome granite rock formations of the Canadian Shield.

There are many great attractions and experiences that can only be found in Ontario, and many of them are closer than you think. With new places opening each year including CN Tower’s Edgewalk, Legoland Discovery Centre and Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, Ontario is without a doubt an ideal vacation destination.

This summer, experience fun that is only a car drive away; we guarantee that you will be pleasantly surprised by what you discover.