8 days in Ontario Itinerary

8 days in Ontario Itinerary

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Start: Peterborough
Drive:  4 h
1
Ottawa
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Huntsville
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Kingston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Picton
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
End: Peterborough

1
night
Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Marked Paintball & Laser Tag as well as Murder Mystery Ottawa. On the 30th (Mon), have some family-friendly fun at Marked Paintball & Laser Tag.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ottawa road trip planning site.

Peterborough to Ottawa is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In December, daytime highs in Ottawa are -2°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Huntsville.

Things to do in Ottawa

Nightlife Neighborhoods Fun & Games

Side Trip

Marked Paintball & Laser Tag
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Murder Mystery Ottawa ©
Murder Mystery Ottawa
The Glebe ©
The Glebe
Marked Paintball & Laser Tag ©
Marked Paintball & Laser Tag

1
night
Huntsville

Huntsville ©
Huntsville is the largest town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, Canada. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): browse the collection at Lake of Bays Library, get your game on at Bush Poker Axe Throwing Muskoka, thenstop by Maple Bluff Farm, and finally pause for some photo ops at Group of Seven Outdoor Gallery.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Huntsville online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Ottawa to Huntsville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Huntsville can reach -2°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Kingston.

Things to do in Huntsville

Shopping Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Lake of Bays Library
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Maple Bluff Farm ©
Maple Bluff Farm
Bush Poker Axe Throwing Muskoka ©
Bush Poker Axe Throwing Muskoka

2
nights
Kingston

Kingston ©
Called the "Limestone City" because it contains many white-stone buildings, Kingston served as the first capital of Canada.
On the 2nd (Thu), explore the world behind art at KINGSTON GLASS STUDIO & GALLERY INC., get engrossed in the history at 1000 Islands History Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Lemoine Point Conservation Area, and finally deepen your understanding at Queens University. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Murney Tower National Historic Site, admire the striking features of Rideau Canal - Jones Falls Defensible Lockmasters House, thendo a tasting at Scheuermann Vinyard and Winery, and finally stroll around Charleston Lake Provincial Park.

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Traveling by car from Huntsville to Kingston takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Huntsville in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Kingston, with lows around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Picton.

Things to do in Kingston

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

1000 Islands History Museum, Scheuermann Vinyard and Winery, Charleston Lake Provincial Park
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Lemoine Point Conservation Area ©
Lemoine Point Conservation Area
Scheuermann Vinyard and Winery ©
Scheuermann Vinyard and Winery
 1000 Islands History Museum ©
1000 Islands History Museum

3
nights
Picton

Picton ©
Picton is an unincorporated community located in Prince Edward County in South Eastern Ontario, Canada, roughly 160 km east of Toronto. On the 4th (Sat), do a tasting at ThreeDog Winery, do a tasting at Devil's Wishbone Winery, identify plant and animal life at Bleasdell Boulder Conservation Area, thenlearn about winemaking at Stanners Vineyard, thentest your team's savvy at Escape Macaulay House!, and finally stop by The Prince Edward County T-shirt Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): sample the fine beverages at Kinsip House of Fine Spirits, sample the tasty concoctions at Parsons Brewing Company, kick back and relax at Dunes Beach, thendo a tasting at Broken Stone Winery, thendo a tasting at Domaine Darius, and finally learn about winemaking at Lighthall Winery.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Picton vacation planner.

You can drive from Kingston to Picton in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in January, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Picton

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Hillier, Bleasdell Boulder Conservation Area, Devil's Wishbone Winery, Frink Centre Conservation Area, Kinsip House of Fine Spirits
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Kinsip House of Fine Spirits ©
Kinsip House of Fine Spirits
Lighthall Winery ©
Lighthall Winery
Devil's Wishbone Winery ©
Devil's Wishbone Winery

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