ONTARIO BOAT CRUISES & TRAIN EXCURSIONS
Ahoy and All Aboard! Ontario is surrounded by some wonderful lakes, wilderness and natural beauty. This makes it a great destination to explore the local water and railways. From romantic dinner cruises to scenic train tours, the options are endless. Taking a guided cruise by boat or by train will ensure that your trip is as informative as it is beautiful. Whether you’re planning a lengthy stay or just a quick weekend getaway, there’s a scenic tour for every traveller.
Scenic Boat Cruises in Ontario
Boat tours are a popular and exciting way to explore the waterfront regions of Ontario. You can explore shipwrecks by taking a boat tour in Tobermory and travel to the ever-famous Flower-Pot island. Jump aboard a tour of the Trent-Severn Waterways, a historic site in Ottawa and offers tours of the Quinte, Rideau and Kawartha regions. You can also explore the ever-famous Niagara Falls or admire the Toronto skyline from a romantic and scenic boat cruise. A dinner cruise is a great way to enjoy a romantic meal and sunset-views of Ontario’s finest waterways.
Train Excursions and Tours in Ontario
Train tours are a great way to explore the waterways, wilderness and historical sites that Ontario has to offer. This historic mode of transportation is great for families of all ages and allows you to explore regions of Ontario that you normally wouldn’t be able to access by foot or by car. There are a number of great guided tours to choose from; so, leave the driving to someone else as you relax and enjoy the views of Kingston, the region of 1000 Islands, Ottawa and Muskoka.
Narrow your selection by choosing a region from the pulldown list above
1000 Islands & Seaway Cruises - Brockville
30 Block House Island Pkwy , Brockville - (near Gananoque, Kingston, Rockport), Ontario
Experience the Islands like never before as you cruise in comfort & safety at speeds of up to 45 mph on 1 & 2 hour 'Wildcat' Adventure Cruises featuring a view of Boldt & Singer Castles. Or, visit Boldt & Singer Castles on the 5-hour 'Two-Castle Explorer' Cruise. Dinner Cruises & Charters too.
Hornblower Niagara Cruises
5920 Niagara Parkway , Niagara Falls, Ontario
Experience Canada's most spectacular wonder of the world from the water. Get thrillingly close to the incredible flow of water, power & mist of Niagara Falls as you pass the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls & Horseshoe Falls & be prepared to get wet!
Tall Ship Kajama
Harbourfront Centre - 235 Queens Quay West , Toronto, Ontario
Greater Toronto Area
Making memories on the Tall Ship Kajama! Set sail on one of Toronto's best attractions. Imagine cruising the waters aboard a traditional 165-ft, 3-masted Schooner. Relax with a cold drink & meal as you enjoy beautiful Lake Ontario. Perfect for Individuals, Private Charters, Corporate, Weddings & Dinner Cruises.
1000 Islands Cruises Gananoque Boat Line
280 Main Street , Gananoque, Ontario
Experience our 1-hour "Beauty of the Islands" cruise, discover the legend and lore on our "Lost Ships" 2.5 hour cruise or be mystified on our 5-hour Boldt Castle stopover cruise. Two locations for your convenience: Gananoque and Ivy Lea (at the 1000 Islands International Bridge). 22 departures daily
1000 Islands Rockport Cruises
20 Front Street , Leeds and the Thousand Islands, Ontario
Discover and experience the Heart of the 1000 Islands, majestic castles and whispers of a thousand legends, as you cruise the breathtaking 1000 Islands with Rockport Cruises. Heart of the Islands Cruise, Palaces & Palisades Cruise, Lunch and Dinner Cruises, Boldt Castle and Two Castle Tour.
4340 Clubview Drive , Burlington, Ontario
Greater Toronto Area
Andrews Charter, under Captain Wayne Andrews, has been running charters on Lake Ontario for 40 yrs & is the longest running charter fishing company on Lake Ontario under the same ownership. We offer salmon fishing charters & Lake Ontario pleasure cruises (GTA) on one of Lake Ontario's largest charter fishing boats at competitive prices.
Boat Cruises - Midland & Penetanguishene
Head Office: 10 Robert Street East , Penetanguishene, Ontario
The Miss Midland sets sail from Midland's town dock (end of King St.) daily May to October. The Serendipity Princess departs the Historic Port of Penetanguishene (town dock) daily June to September then offers fall colour tours on the Trent-Severn Waterway departing from Port Severn.
Chi-Cheemaun Ferry (Owen Sound Transportation Co)
8 Eliza Street , Tobermory, Ontario
"Travel In Good Spirits" Take the Chi-Cheemaun to Manitoulin Island. Experience the rich Aboriginal heritage & natural beauty of the region aboard a remarkable ship. Join us for a Sunset Dining Cruise, Stargazing Voyage, Art Exhibit or sit back & enjoy the views from the upper deck.
Day Out With Thomas - THE FRIENDSHIP TOUR 2017!
225 Wellington Street , St. Thomas, Ontario
Spend the day with Thomas the Tank Engine®. Take a 25-minute train ride, meet Sir Topham Hatt®, enjoy hours of fun-filled activities & more! July 15-16 & July 21-23, 2017. Tickets at www.ecrm5700.org or
Day Out With Thomas Celebration Tour 2017
19 Railway Street , Uxbridge, Ontario
Greater Toronto Area
Thomas is coming back to Uxbridge - Aug. 11-13 & 18-20, 2017.
Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt™ and enjoy lots of activities including temporary tattoos, face painting, live entertainment, hay maze, jumping castles.
Tickets go on sale April 1st!
For tickets: ydhr.ca/thomas
Grand River Dinner Cruises
36 Brant County Road 22 , Caledonia, Ontario
Treat yourself, friends or family to a relaxing, fun & memorable boat cruise along the scenic waters of the magnificent Grand River. Enjoy sumptuous food, lively entertainment and fascinating narrative! Perfect for special occasions, conferences, reunions or a romantic sunset dinner.
Halton County Radial Railway
13629 Guelph Line , Milton, Ontario
Greater Toronto Area
Ride the rails! A museum with a full-size operating electric railway. Fun day out for the whole family. Bring a picnic lunch and make a day of this unique setting. Unlimited rides, gift shop, ice cream shop and historic Railway Station.
The Fall colors are quite something Thanksgiving 2017
Island Queen Cruise
9 Bay St. , Parry Sound, Ontario
Enjoy a relaxing 2-hour morning cruise or a 3-hour afternoon cruise on the 550-passenger Island Queen. Experience a captain's-eye view of Georgian Bay's 30,000 Islands, the largest concentration of freshwater islands in the world. Cruises depart daily from Parry Sound, only 2-hours from Toronto.
207 Queens Quay W , Toronto, Ontario
Greater Toronto Area
Operating in Toronto’s Harbourfront, Mariposa Cruises offers great options to enjoy Toronto’s majestic skyline. Regularly scheduled harbour tours, Weekend Brunch Cruises, Lunch & Dinner Cruises. Sip & Sail Cruises. Special themed event cruises. Private Charters.
Muskoka Heritage Place - Museum, Village, Train
88 Brunel Road , Huntsville, Ontario
A fun day for all ages! Visit the 1880's pioneer village with realistic dwellings & demonstrations. Enjoy the farm animals, beautiful gardens, costumed storytellers, hands-on activities & stimulating museum exhibits. Top it all off with a scenic ride aboard an authentic steam train!
Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre
185 Cherokee Lane , Gravenhurst, Ontario
Iconic steamships and an interactive discovery centre provide an all-day hands-on experience for families and adult travellers. Located on Muskoka Wharf, the Discovery Centre is open all year. Steamships sail from June 17 to October 9, 2017. Celebrate RMS Segwun's 130th year in Muskoka.
Orillia Boat Cruises- the Island Princess
209 Mississauga St E , Orillia , Ontario
Located in the heart of Beautiful Lake Couchiching in Orillia, Ontario, we offer a variety of sightseeing cruises, both public & private. With free parking in the evenings & superior service every knot of the way, we are perfect for business functions, events/weddings or just a fun day on the water with your family.
South Simcoe Railway
Mill Street west , Tottenham, Ontario
Ride Ontario’s First Steam Heritage Railway. Bring the family for a scenic, narrated excursion aboard a historic branchline railway! A unique trip into the past. The 1-hour ride follows the Beeton Creek through rolling countryside & farmland. Narrated by the Conductor, with a commentary geared toward families.
100 Joseph St. , Port Carling, Ontario
The "Muskoka Experience" always includes a cruise on the big 3 Muskoka Lakes, with shimmering blue waters, rugged & beautiful Canadian Shield vistas & gorgeous cottages. Enjoy live commentary including history & local lore. 7 days/wk late June-Oct. Sunset, dinner & private/bridal cruises too!
Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
61 Melville St. , Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Celebrating over 20 years on the Lower Niagara River. Guests will experience awe-inspiring scenery, the thrill of Devil's Hole Class 5 White Water Rapids, the magnitude of the Whirlpool. Trips are 45 - 60 minutes, great for all ages (min 44 inches tall, 6 years old. Open May - October
Windsor River Cruises Ltd
1 Festival Plaza , Windsor, Ontario
Create a memory by cruising down the historic Detroit River aboard The Macassa Bay. Enjoy historical commentated Sightseeing, Lunch Cruises, Dinner Dance Cruises, Cruises to Amherstburg, River Beat Cruises, Special Events, customized group Charters & more! Check out our website for more details.
1 Brock St , Kingston, Ontario
Entertaining sightseeing lunch & dining cruises.
47 Discovery Drive , Hamilton, Ontario
A 45 minute narrated tour of Hamilton Harbour.
Departures btw Westport & Ottawa , Ontario
Rideau Canal day tours. Licenced. Charters too!
2 downtown departure locations , Ottawa, Ontario
200 Memorial Dr.(PO Box 1348) , North Bay, Ontario