22 days in Niagara Falls, Toronto & Ottawa Itinerary

22 days in Niagara Falls, Toronto & Ottawa Itinerary

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Start: Ottawa
Fly + Train:  5 h 15 min
1
Niagara Falls
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Toronto
— 9 nights
Ferry + Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Ottawa
— 6 nights
End: Ottawa

6
nights
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.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Journey Behind the Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at Horseshoe Falls, have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Niagara Falls trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Ottawa to Niagara Falls is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, ferry, and bus; or drive. In January, Niagara Falls is somewhat warmer than Ottawa - with highs of 0°C and lows of -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Kacaba Vineyards Winery
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Niagara Falls Canada ©
Niagara Falls Canada
Journey Behind the Falls ©
Journey Behind the Falls
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory

9
nights
Toronto

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Change things up with these side-trips from Toronto: Room Escape Games (in Kitchener) and Hamilton (Dundurn Castle & BATL | The Backyard Axe Throwing League). There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, browse the eclectic array of goods at St. Lawrence Market, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Distillery District, and step into the grandiose world of Casa Loma.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Toronto trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Toronto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Toronto can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Ottawa.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Hamilton, Room Escape Games, AGT Golf Driving Range
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CN Tower
CN Tower
Royal Ontario Museum
Royal Ontario Museum
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma

6
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ottawa: Cartwright Springs Brewery (in Pakenham) and Eagles Nest Lookout (in Calabogie). The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, make a trip to Canadian War Museum, ponder the world of politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, and wander the streets of ByWard Market.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Ottawa trip builder tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Toronto to Ottawa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Toronto in February, expect Ottawa to be a bit cooler, temps between -5°C and -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trips

Cartwright Springs Brewery, Eagles Nest Lookout, Gatineau Park
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
Beer Tastings & Tours
National Gallery of Canada ©
National Gallery of Canada

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