Some of the best places to visit in Ontario are the fun and unique spots, not the high traffic tourist destinations, but those fantastic little best kept secrets that are so memorable.
Parry Sound Muskoka Places to Visit: Bucket List Worthy
Abbey’s Bake House — A visit to this charming bakery is nothing short of delightful. If you want to taste the world’s greatest butter tart, add Abbey’s to your places to go list.
Algonquin Park — A special place to visit in Ontario and it’s 100% natural. A huge natural reserve with thousands of lakes and endless opportunities to experience the great outdoors.
Bala — A teeny town in Ontario, best known for the home of the famous Bala Cranberry Festival.
Port Carling — A waterfront cottage country destination, located in the heart of the Muskoka area, especially wonderful for fun in the summer sun.
Muskoka — If you’ve visited once, guaranteed you’ll be back. An ideal spot to relax, play and explore. Great restaurants, resorts and stellar scenery.
Parry Sound — Nestled in a harbour on the rugged, rocky shores of Georgian Bay, this quiet little Ontario town has it all: world class scenery, fishing, outdoor fun and a boater’s haven.
Henry’s Fish Restaurant — Located in the middle of nowhere in Georgian Bay, this unusual and fun restaurant can only be reached by water. Of all places to visit in Ontario, this one should be experienced at least once!
Aspen Valley Wildlife Center — A rehabilitation sanctuary for injured and abandoned Ontario wildlife.
Depot Harbour — A ghost town near Parry Sound, once a thriving town with an interesting history.
Georgian Bay — Awesome views, boating and water adventures, thousands of islands and miles of shoreline, Georgian Bay scenery is like no other.
Killbear Provincial Park — Rugged Georgian Bay shoreline, sandy beaches, shoreline lined with the iconic windswept pine trees, with camping for the adventurer in Ontario.
Killarney Provincial Park — Another of our extraordinary Ontario parks, a paradise of wilderness for the outdoor adventurer and photographer.
Hole in the Wall — A scenic spot and passage way through the tall granite walls in Georgian Bay. The local touring boat just squeaks through this tight spot.
Georgian Bay Islands National Park — Beautiful to see in the fair weather months. There’s a boat tour out of Honey Harbour to experience this enchanting wilderness.
Minett — For such an itty bitty little village, it’s big on fun. Find some of Ontario’s finest resorts: Clevelands House, J.W. Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort and the best darn butter tarts anywhere.
Rosseau — Beautiful and picturesque, located on Lake Rosseau in Muskoka. A wonderful destination for a one day trip from the city. Farmer’s Market, the Rosseau Classic Cruise, top Ontario resorts: the JW Marriott and Windemere House. (and summer home of Goldie Hawn)
Pointe au Baril Lighthouse — Visit this lighthouse by boat in the summer months.
Muskoka Boat & Heritage Center — An indoor museum with history galore. Displays of the most beautiful wooden boats you’ll ever see.
Muskoka Steamships — Go back in time. Take a tour on the RMS Segwun or the Wenonah II, original steamships tours, from the Gravenhurst wharf…. All aboard!