Canada’s biggest city and home to Drake and the iconic CN Tower, Toronto is an exciting and diverse city with plenty of things to see and do. From incredible restaurants and bars, to world-class coffee, you’ll love it here.
If you’re looking for the best things to do in Toronto, we’ve got you sorted…
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1. Brave the CN Tower EdgeWalk
Head to CN Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in the western hemisphere, which now includes EdgeWalk, a thrilling hands-free walk around the outside ledge of the tower.
2. Get cultural at Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)
From signature Canadian works, the African art gallery, cutting-edge contemporary works and masterpieces of European art, the AGO offers an incredible experience. Ideal for a rainy day in the city.
3. Visit the Toronto Islands
Take the ferry to the Toronto Islands for a day in the parks and on the beaches – a piece of calm outside the hustle and bustle of the city. Refreshing signs read “Please walk on the grass” and you’ll have an amazing view of the skyline.
4. Browse one of the exciting city markets
Wander the eclectic and bohemian Kensington Market for vintage finds, organic coffee, tacos, Jamaican patties, gourmet cheese shops, green grocers and Indian spices. St. Lawrence Market is also top notch for delicious goodies.
5. Experience the Toronto’s legendary ice hockey
6. Make the most of the snow!
If the snow piles up, there’s some tobogganing hills in the city to check out. Centennial Park in Etobicoke has one of the biggest hills in the city. Riverdale Park and Withrow Park in the east end are popular also, and High Park and Trinity Bellwoods Park are good west end options.
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7. Take photos in Brookfield Place
Brookfield Place is an internationally acclaimed public space with the stunning vaulted Allen Lambert Galleria, a favourite backdrop for visitors. The space is also used for prominent exhibitions and art installations.