7 days in Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Itinerary

7 days in Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Itinerary

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Fly to Toronto, Shuttle to Owen Sound
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Owen Sound
— 1 day
Drive
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Tobermory
— 4 nights
Drive
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Wasaga Beach
— 2 nights
Drive

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Owen Sound

— 1 day
Owen Sound, the county seat of Grey County, is a city in the northern area of Southwestern Ontario, Canada. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): walk around Harrison Park and then explore the striking landscape at Inglis Falls.

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Ottawa to Owen Sound is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Owen Sound, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tobermory.

Things to do in Owen Sound

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
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Tobermory

— 4 nights

Fresh Water Scuba Diving Capital of the World

At the tip of Bruce Peninsula, little Tobermory is a big tourist destination for visitors interested in learning or perfecting their scuba diving skills.
Explore Tobermory's surroundings by going to Sauble Beach (Sauble Falls Provincial Park & Sauble Beach). Spend the 5th (Thu) exploring nature at Bruce Peninsula National Park. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Divers Den, enjoy the sea views from Big Tub Lighthouse, head off the coast to Flowerpot Island, and make a trip to The Grotto.

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Traveling by car from Owen Sound to Tobermory takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Wasaga Beach.

Things to do in Tobermory

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Wasaga Beach

— 2 nights
Wasaga Beach is a town in Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada. On the 6th (Fri), discover the deep blue sea with Collingwood Adventure Voyages, shop like a local with Blue Mountain Village, and then stroll around Wasaga Beach Provincial Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons and then stroll around Barrie Centennial Park.

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Drive from Tobermory to Wasaga Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Wasaga Beach are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Wasaga Beach

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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