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Northern Ontario - First Nations, Lakes & Wilderness Wonders
Follow in the footsteps of pioneering explorers into this tranquil corner of Ontario. Immerse yourself in First Nations culture, outdoor activities and the serene wilderness of northern Ontario.
- Style: Fly Drive Holiday
- Duration: 15 days/14 nights
- Starts in: Toronto
Guide Price £1969
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- History & First Nations culture
- Outdoor activities
Day 1 Toronto to Blue Mountain
Pick up your car in Toronto for an easy two hour drive north to Blue Mountain Resort.
Days 2-3 Blue Mountain
Blue Mountain is an outdoor lover’s dream. Why not book an Active Pass to make the most of what's on offer.
Day 4 Blue Mountain to Tobermory
Explore the crystal clear waters showcasing many shipwrecks of Fathom Five National Marine Park near Tobermory.
Day 5 Tobermory to Manitoulin Island
Perhaps take a boat trip to Flower Pot Island then take the ferry to Manitoulin Island.
Day 6 Manitoulin Island
The world’s largest freshwater island boasts boreal forest peppered with pools and lakes. Perhaps add an activity package at Great Spirit Circle Trail Aboriginal Centre nearby, to discover the island’s rich native culture.
Day 7 Manitoulin Island to Killarney
This morning drive back to the mainland winding through Killarney Provincial Park to the hidden, waterfront town of Killarney.
Day 8 Killarney
A wilderness of pink granite, woodland and lakes combined with opportunities to hike, canoe and spot wildlife, all make today a truly memorable day.
Day 9 Killarney to Sault Saint Marie
Take the scenic drive through small towns to the waterside city of Sault Saint Marie.
Days 10-11 Sault Saint Marie
Explore this friendly city and the surrounding area in the heart of the Great Lakes. Maybe drive a little further north to visit Agawa Bay, where you’ll find Agawa Rock, site of a fascinating assembly of ancient rock paintings or visit the Fort St Joseph historic site. For an exciting day trip, climb aboard the Agawa Canyon Train for a ride through giant granite rock formations and alongside pristine lakes and rivers.
Day 12 Sault Saint Marie to Minett
A longer drive today back south brings you back to the lovely Muskoka region.
Days 13-14 Minett
Two full days at this gorgeous resort allows time to recharge your batteries. Visit the excellent spa or hone your canoeing skills on the lake
Day 15 Minett to Toronto
Enjoy a leisurely drive back to the city and head to the airport for your flight home.
Please note The ferry from Tobermory to Manitoulin Island costs approx CAD60 and is bookable independently.
Optional Excursions:Pre-book These Unmissable Experiences:
Canadian Blue Mountain Active Pass
Great Spirit Circle Trail Activity Package
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- 15 days Alamo Gold Intermediate car hire including a free tank of fuel, 3 additional drivers, 24 hour Roadside Assistance and no surprise compulsory charges on pick-up.
- 14 nights 3★ to 5★ hotel accommodation
- 3 breakfasts & 2 dinners
- International flights
- Provincial Parks fees payable locally
Please Note:Due to the seasonal nature of tourism in this area, we recommend this itinerary for travel between early Jul - early Sep (or late May - mid Sep if not visiting Miminiska Lodge). Outside of these months attractions and restaurants may be closed or operating a reduced service.
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