Niagara-on-the-Lake often makes people’s list of ‘must-visit’ spots in Canada, and for good reason. And for those that have been to Ontario’s wine country, it’s often revisited time and time again. But what makes our town a must-see Ontario getaway spot?
Read up on why Niagara-on-the-Lake is one of the most sought-after places in Ontario to explore. This blog aims to help you get to know what exactly our gorgeous heritage town is famous for. Starting with exploring the greatness of the Green Belt and finishing with sipping fine wines and dipping into farm-to-table cuisine, Niagara offers a holistic experience for anyone looking for a full sensory luxury experience.
Ontario’s Premiere Wine Destination
Welcome to Wine Country
Did you know Niagara-on-the-Lake has more than 100 wineries offering unparalleled selections of reds, whites and ice wines? That’s why thousands of visitors, from across Ontario, Canada and the northern United States, visit our region time and time again, so they can keep their glasses flowing with VQA’s finest. Even those visiting Canada from far-away international destinations flock to our famed wine region to taste and explore the beauty that is Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Whether you want to take part in a private tour or you want to visit during one of our countless wine festivals, you will never run out of unique flavours to taste or samplings to enjoy – no matter which season you decide to come explore wine country with your refined palette.
Exceptional Agriculture and Produce
Abundant Local Fruits, Vegetables and Flavours
Niagara-on-the-Lake is not only famous for its produce and diligent agricultural practices. But, we also have an abundance of farmers’ markets and foodie celebrations where our artisans, farmers and chefs celebrate the extremely unique and delicious fruits and vegetables the Green Belt produces.
When you visit Niagara, we will happily talk your ear off about the uniqueness of our landscape and the ways in which we protect, preserve and proliferate its amazing natural products.
Some of The Best Fine Dining in Canada
Put some of Ontario and Canada’s very best food on your plate in Niagara
Niagara-on-the-Lake is home to countless restaurants – many of which have been designed to feel exclusive and bespoke – nothing like large-scale chains where many of the foods always seem to taste the same. Our region’s chefs take such pride in showcasing our farmers’ bounty, and every single plate is handcrafted with love, quality and creativity.
Within our Vintage Hotels properties, you will find a variety of award-winning Niagara-on-the-Lake restaurants that are not only delicious but offer wonderfully unique settings for your most special occasions.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Is Considered the Prettiest and Friendliest Town Around
Year after year, Niagara-on-the-Lake has been named, “The Prettiest Town in Ontario,” and it’s easy to see why.
Blooming with carefully manicured parks and naturally gorgeous hiking trails, Niagara is truly spectacular for those who enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you want to raise your heart-rate while biking, hiking, canoeing or skating, Niagara will give you endless opportunities to stretch your legs and see various parts of our widely varying landscape.
Beyond that, Niagara-on-the-Lake has proudly made the list as one of ‘The Friendliest Towns In Canada’ – a title we hold dearly. Our locals and business owners alike welcome visitors to the Niagara-on-the-Lake region with open arms.
Our Heritage District and Historical Monuments
Experience a Little History in Ontario
If you’re looking for a slower pace, consider strolling hand-in-hand with your loved one throughout Niagara’s Heritage District. You’ll be wowed by our historical buildings and the care that we put into preserving them. Otherwise, consider going to Fort George or Brock’s Monument to get a better understanding as to the pivotal role Niagara played in the changing of Canada’s history.
Explore Niagara-on-the-Lake for Yourself and See Why It’s a Must-See Canadian Destination
Niagara is waiting for you – whenever you’re ready to discover its favourite plates, glasses and places. We look forward to welcoming you to Vintage Hotels at that time.