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What to expect

This road trip takes you on the perfect summer adventure filled with lavender fields, funky hidden gems, beaches and unique wineries and breweries. This is our featured summer trip and is best taken mid-May- October!

Trip Highlights

Unique breweries & wineries

Lavender fields (mid-June to mid-July)

A hidden park to spot some deer

Some of our favourite country shops and markets

A fun beach town to soak up the sun

A couple of lighthouses to snap a photo

Suggested for
  • Beer & Wine Lovers
  • Outdoor Adventurers
  • Photographers
Available to depart
This trip is best done from late-May to mid-October, between Friday and Sunday. Lavender can be seen seasonally from mid-June through to mid-July.

Itinerary

Stop 1

Fill up on road trip treats at a countryside stop before driving to a secret park to spot some deer. Drive time to your second stop is 15 minutes.

Stop 2

Lavender, brews, and wines – oh my! Plenty of photo ops and tasty treats await you at stop number two. Drive time to your third stop is 15 minutes.

Stop 3

This brewery set in a barn will make you happy to be out of the city. If you’re not ready for another boozy spot, we recommended a couple of great shopping spots close by! Drive time to your fourth stop is 10 – 20 minutes.

Stop 4

It’s time to head east or west – the choice is yours! Going east will take you to a bustling beach town with some local eateries, a roadside waterfall and a small winery. Going west will take you to a waterside trail, a small brewery and a gorgeous winery.

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Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

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Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

Apple slices/carrots/mini corn (for feeding animals)
Bathing Suit
Beach towel
Camera
Reusable shopping bags
Road Trip Snacks
Walking shoes
Water
Additional Details
Kid Friendly
Pet Friendly
Wheelchair Accessible

Frequently Asked Questions

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See the approximate round-trip driving distances/times below. These are driving distances only and do not factor in time spent at stops. 

• From Toronto: 3 hours and 55 minutes / 318 km 

• From Oakville: 3 hours and 7 minutes / 247 km 

• From Hamilton: 2 hours and 38 minutes / 191 km 

• From Pickering: 4 hours and 30 minutes /395 km 

• From Kitchener: 3 hours and 18 minutes / 217 km 

• From London: 3 hours and 24 minutes / 261 km 

This trip is best done from mid-May to mid-October, between Friday – Sunday.  

We recommend leaving anytime between 9:00 – 9:30 am. The later you leave the less time you may have to complete all of the stops. 

You can bring your furry friend, but it will definitely limit you from going into some of the recommended stops. Please keep your dog on a leash at all times.

We recommend bringing up to 5 people on your surprise road trip adventure.

Parking is free and there are no admission costs to access the recommended businesses. 

After booking your trip, we’ll send you a confirmation email with a couple recommended accommodation options.