All information you need to know, to travel to Toronto.
Citizen's of certain countries need entrance visa to Canada. Starting March 15, 2016, visa-exempt foreign nationals who fly to or transit through Canada will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Exceptions include U.S. citizens and travellers with a valid visa. Find out more about what you need to visit Canada, how to apply for a visitor visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) and what to expect when you arrive in Canada. Official information about tourist visa
Toronto Pearson International Airport (also known as Lester B. Pearson International Airport or simply Pearson Airport or Toronto Pearson) (YYZ) is an international airport serving the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, its metropolitan area, and the Golden Horseshoe, an urban agglomeration of 8.7 million people. The airport is located 22.5 km (14.0 mi) northwest of Downtown Toronto.Directions:
Toronto Pearson is close to several major transit routes, so it’s easy to get to all corners of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) by public transit. Taxi fare is between $50 to $60 to downtown. You can use public transport (known as TTC) for $3, however it takes 75 minutes to get to downtown.
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ), commonly known as the Toronto Island Airport, is a small airport located on the Toronto Islands in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The airport is used for regional airline service and for general aviation, small charter flights, and private aviation.Directions:
The airport is accessible from a pedestrian tunnel at the foot of Eireann Quay. A ferry operates between the same location and the airport every 15 minutes from 5:30 am to midnight staff. A free shuttle bus service operates between downtown (from the intersection of York Street and Front Street) and the airport. There is a taxi stand at the dock too ($20). Short-term and long-term parking is available at the dock and on the island.
A list of best currency exchange spots in Downtown Toronto
Toronto is Canada's largest city, the fourth largest in North America, and home to a diverse population of about 2.8 million people. It's a global centre for business, finance, arts and culture and millions of tourists visit Toronto every year. We encourage you to take the chance and visit some of the world's most admired tourist's sites in Toronto. Below you can find a link to the most popular attractions of Toronto, followed by a few links to follow for more information.
The Island of Toronto is located just south of downtown Toronto. The island is enclosed by Lake Ontario: the inner harbour at the north of the islands, the eastern and western channels and the lake on the south. The island is actually a group of islands connected by pathways and bridges. learn more
Immerse yourself in a world of 16,000 aquatic animals and discover your own underwater adventure. The Aquarium features North America’s longest underwater viewing tunnel with more than 5.7 million litres of water and over 100 interactive opportunities. Get up close and personal with three touch exhibits featuring horseshoe crabs, sharks, and rays as well as daily dive shows every 2 hours. learn more
In 1995, the CN Tower was classified as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the American Society of Civil Engineers. The CN Tower shares this designation with the Itaipu Dam on the Brazil/Paraguay border, the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, the Panama Canal, the Chunnel under the English Channel, the North Sea Protection Works off the European coast, and the Empire State Building. learn more
St. Lawrence Market is one of two major public markets in Toronto, the other being Kensington Market. It was named the world's best food market by National Geographic in April 2012. St. Lawrence Market is home to several dozen meat and deli stands, produce shops and fish stands–all offering an abundance of everyday and gourmet foods. Cheese and dairy foods, dry goods and a small selection of organic health foods are also available on both levels of the market. learn more
The Royal Ontario Museum is a museum of art, world culture and natural history in Toronto. It is one of the largest museums in North America, the largest in Canada, and attracts over one million visitors every year. With six million objects in its collections and 40 galleries of art, archaeology and natural science, the ROM offers a whole world to explore. learn more
The Distillery District is a historic and entertainment precinct located east of Downtown Toronto. It contains numerous cafés, restaurants, and shops housed within heritage buildings of the former Gooderham and Worts Distillery. The 13 acres (53,000 m2) district comprises more than 40 heritage buildings and 10 streets, and is the largest collection of Victorian-era industrial architecture in North America. learn more