Ontario’s Highlands: Your Ultimate Weekend Getaway | Ontario Highlands Tourism

Ontario’s Highlands: Your Ultimate Weekend Getaway

Weekend getaway in Ontario

This Summer, get yourself out of the hustle and bustle of the big city and escape to your own backyard for a memorable weekend getaway in Ontario’s Highlands. The region is vast, and the experiences are endless. Between the many quaint towns and the beautiful landscapes, we have weekend getaway packages available that will provide you with the fun filled escape you’ve been aching for. Check out these four AWESOME Ontario weekend getaways below for a taste of what the region has to offer.

Family Rafting Adventure

It doesn’t matter if you’re six or 86, the family rafting adventure from the RiverRun Rafting & Wilderness resort is a weekend getaway that will have you smiling for days on end. Located on the Ottawa River, you’ll spend two nights at the resort, taking in the beautiful scenery and relaxing by the clear and clean riverside, and of course – Whitewater Rafting! The rafting float trip lasts approximately 4-5 hours, requires no prior experience and provides thrills and views that cannot be experienced anywhere else. All meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner are included.

Pedal Your Arts

If you’re one of the many who ride their bikes around the busy cities of Ottawa or Toronto, or if you’re one who simply loves to travel on two wheels, you’re the perfect fit for the Pedal Your Arts weekend getaway in the Haliburton Highlands. The trip includes a full two days of cycling through the beautiful Haliburton trails with stops at various towns and villages, all while taking in some of the most beautiful landscapes Ontario has to offer. As well, there are plenty of stops to shop, view local art and indulge in one of a kind foods and pastries throughout the area. The package includes two nights at the Bonnie View Inn, a bicycle tour guide and breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout your stay!

Tastes of Haliburton

If you consider yourself a foodie, and find yourself continuously expanding your list of go-to culinary destinations within your hometown of Toronto or Ottawa, you’re the perfect match for the Tastes of Haliburton weekend getaway. This culinary adventure is a two night weekend getaway that will have your taste buds in awe from the flavour filled foods eaten throughout the weekend. To start your stay, you’ll become an official member of the Wild Edibles Lunch Club and venture out to various food destinations including Abbey Gardens, Moon Shadows Estate Winery, The Little Tart, Wintergreen Pancake Barn, Norm’s Smoke house, and more! You’ll stay at Heather Lodge throughout the weekend, where you will be provided with breakfast and dinner as well as transportation to all the culinary destinations you choose to visit.

Summer Splash at Sir Sam’s Inn

Escape the concrete jungle of the big city, and relax lakeside in Ontario’s Highlands with the Summer Splash Package at Sir Sam’s Inn.  Go sailing, kayaking, swim in Eagle Lake, lounge by the pool, and unwind at the WaterSpa. The package includes two nights lakeside accommodation, includes a daily breakfast, and provides full use of all waterfront facilities. Some booking restrictions apply, so make sure to reserve early!

Check out all of our featured Ontario Getaway Packages, or if you are ready to escape the city this weekend contact us by phone at 1-855-629-6486 or by email at info@ohto.ca . We would be more than happy to plan your upcoming Ontario weekend getaway, and have you spending time where summer is supposed to be experienced, in Ontario’s Highlands!  

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