Toronto is a large city in Canada and is a true reflection of Canada. It is one of the multicultural diverse cities in the world which means there are so many interesting things to do and explore that you’ll definitely want to go back. When exploring a new city, it is often that there is so much to do that you don’t want to miss anything so book those cheap flights to Toronto because we’ve got our top picks of things you should do and see.
Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada
A very popular attraction in Toronto is Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada being very well-known for how large the aquarium is and how many marine mammals you can find here. There are several aquatic exhibits and a walk-through tank which everyone loves, a great way to get close to some (Canadian) sharks. Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada features 13,500 aquatic animals with more than 450 species to find… impressive, right? You can find the Aquarium here.
Much like many famous cities in the world, there is one top attraction and one of the places to visit in Toronto is the CN Tower. Despite losing its name of the “World’s tallest free-standing structure” it still offers a very impressive view of the beautiful city. For those of you who enjoy heights, there is the CN Tower’s EdgeWalk where you can walk on the roof and lean over the main pod – of course you don’t have to do it but if you feel a bit more daring you can. There are often light schemes here which light up the city from dusk till about 2am. You definitely need to see it while in Toronto!
St. Lawrence Market
If you’re wondering what to see in Toronto if you want to experience the Canadian city like the locals, the St. Lawrence Market is the place to be. It is considered one of the best markets in the world, and with a title like that you should definitely want to see what all the hype is about. There are three different buildings which all have different things being sold so there really is a lot to discover, and maybe buy if you fancy treating yourself to some local goods. Find more information here.
Dine around the world in one place
As mentioned, Toronto is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the world with over half its population being born outside Canada. With so many cultures being in one place you can only begin to image how many places there are to eat! Visit Chinatown or Little India or Little Italy… the list goes on really; if you’re visiting in summer, you should definitely go to the Taste of the Danforth which is celebration of Greek history with so much Greek food. Everyone loves food, right?
These are just a few of the best places to visit in Toronto but we really could list many more… if you’re looking for even more things to see in Toronto, click here. As much as it sounds as an amazing city, you really realize the true wonders of the Canadian city when you experience it for yourself. Add that to the bucket list!