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About Niagara-on-the-Lake

It would be a big mistake to think of Niagara-on-the-Lake as just the town by the falls. There's so much more to it than that! To really discover the beauty of the area, book your Niagara-on-the-Lake vacation rental on FlipKey and let your adventure begin.

About Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Visiting Niagara-on-the-Lake is like stepping back in time. The entire town has a distinguished and sophisticated feel – making it the perfect destination for a few days away.

Once the site of the neutral Onghiara Indian village, it has grown into an active and engaging vacation spot. It's full of historic sites and museums, where you can discover the area’s history. For a bit of culture, visit one of the three theaters or simple stroll along the scenic marina.

There are lots of special events held throughout the year, so make sure you check the town's event calendar before you set off!

Enjoy the quaint and charming feel of the old houses and idyllic pathways, and use it as a chance to escape from your busy day-to-day life.

What to do

As you're so close, it would be remiss not to visit Niagara Falls. Take a boat tour, or hike up the side of the falls, or if you want a truly exhilarating experience, take a helicopter ride!

For a sophisticated day out, take a tour of one of the wineries in the area and sample the local delicacies. Combine that with an evening at the Shaw Festival theater and you'll have a memorable trip!

Walk through the Niagara Parks Garden Trail and weave along the river as you head to the lake. For flower fans, this is the best place to go and enjoy the vivid plants that are native to Niagara.

For history buffs, visit Fort George National Historic Site of Canada. You'll learn about the area's history and enjoy seeing the people dressed in period costume – this is also a great spot for the kids!

Top Niagara-on-the-Lake travel tips

The iconic Shaw Festival takes place from April to October, and there are countless activities for you and the family to enjoy. Take a look at their website to figure out what you want to see.

Rent a bicycle to get around. Sample some of the best fine dining in Canada at the restaurants in Niagara-on-the-Lake – the exquisitely cooked artisan cuisine is an amazing way to end a day of exploring.

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