31 Toronto Spots To Take Amazing Instagrams This Summer

Insta 🔥.
31 Toronto Spots To Take Amazing Instagrams This Summer

Ever creeped someone’s Instagram and thought, “Gee, I wish my Insta was this fire”? Be the change you want to see and start taking those 🔥 shots yourself. You don’t need to have a fancy camera to take all those nice photos.

Step up your Insta game this summer and make the most of the warm weather. Whether you’re taking scenic shots or OOTDs, here are some Toronto spots you should go and take photos at this summer.

Graffiti Alley 2
Photo cred – @thisgirlcanshoot

1. Graffiti Alley

Hit up Graffiti Alley for artsy background galore. Just try to avoid the touristy selfie shots.

Toronto Islands
Photo cred – @mv.rco

2. Toronto Islands

The perfect place to get a gorgeous skyline view. With a little nature peeking in, it’s the perfect summer aesthetic.

Photo cred – @_soliveyourlife_

3. Chinatown

The aesthetic of Dundas and Spadina is just so different from the rest of the downtown core. You could take those infamous silhouette shots in front of all the neon storefront signs here.

HTO Park

Photo cred – @_kngs

4. HTO Park

The yellow umbrellas are so vintage. Add a vintage filter over it and you’ve got yourself a sweet Insta.

Jays Game
Photo cred – @kelly_nightingale

5. Blue Jays Game @ Rogers Centre

Whether or not you’re an actual Jays fan, an Insta at a game will make you the ultimate Torontonian (but not really).

Casa Loma
Photo cred – @tsyuka

6. Casa Loma

With all the pretty flowers, Casa Loma actually looks like it came right out of a fairytale.

Sugar Beach
Photo cred – @aalex.w

7. Sugar Beach

This will look so cute on your Instagram.

Village Bikes
Photo cred – Jessica Lam

8. Church-Wellesley Village

The Village is full of beautiful sights and colours.

Thompson Roof
Photo cred – @creativaaa

9. Thompson Hotel Rooftop Lounge

An Insta at the Thompson rooftop pool will make you look elite AF and will look hella cool on your feed.

Photo cred – @adamgelberg

10. Nathan Phillips Square

Everyone has a photo of the Toronto sign on their feed. Come up with a new way to display the Toronto sign and wow all your followers.

Allan Gardens
Photo cred – @melldoiron

11. Allan Gardens

A little nature-y getaway in the heart of the city.

Photo cred – Jessica Lam

12. Harbourfront

Sunsets over the water make for uh-mazing shots.

Canoe Landing Park
Photo cred – @thewhitewillow

13. Canoe Landing Park

Get a great view of the city from a canoe without having to go into water.

Photo cred – Jessica Lam

14. The Ex

Get on the gondola or go on the ferris wheel and take a sick shot of the entire carnival from up high.

Knox College
Photo cred – @ohaiiwendy

15. University of Toronto

The U of T campus is stunning and totally Insta-worthy.


Photo cred – @tomarmstrongca

16. Brookfield Place

Brookfield place is such a pretty place.

High Park
Photo cred – @gary_mcloughlin

17. High Park

It’s hard to believe there’s such a green place in downtown Toronto.

Rouge Beach

Photo cred – @c.lin10

18. Rouge Beach

Why take hot dog leg photos on the beach when you can take scenic photos of the rocky shore instead?

Evergreen Brickworks
Photo cred – @calainabrooke

19. Evergreen Brickworks

Get some nice views from the 6ix here.

Riverdale Park
Photo cred – @diverboyfilms

20. Riverdale Park

That view is everything.

Union Summer
Photo cred – @jan11ce

21. Union Summer [email protected] Station

We are loving this view.

Toronto Botanical Garden

Photo cred – @miriamwiles

22. Toronto Botanical Garden

So many pretty things to take photos of.

Trinity Bellwoods Park
Photo cred – @kaylarocca

23. Trinity Bellwoods Park

It’s a cute little place to hang out and a cute little place to take some really nice Instas.

Kensington Market

Photo cred – @taylornapier

24. Kensington Market

Because it’s super cute during the summer.


Photo cred – @hollysisson

25. Gooderham Building

Any shot of this building/intersection always looks cool.

Ireland Park
Photo cred – @iheartnapz

26. Ireland Park

Snap some cool shots with the statues.

TD Centre

Photo cred – @mcnostro

27. TD Centre

It’s just so nice here.

Aga Khan Museum
Photo cred – @ealtosaar

28. Aga Khan Museum

Ain’t no shade more summery than white. (Baby blue? Pastel pink?)

Scarborough Bluffs
Photo cred – @hn.jpg

29. Scarborough Bluffs

Who doesn’t love a stunning shot of the Bluffs during the summertime?

Outer Harbour Marina

Photo cred – @joezuie

30. Outer Harbour Marina

Boats make great props for Insta photos.

Billy Bishop Airport

Photo cred – @zenon.phillips

31. Billy Bishop Airport

As do airplanes.

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Jessica Lam

Jessica is a Media Production student at Ryerson University. She loves Indian food, Netflix, and funny cat pictures. You can follow her city adventures @jessicailam and on www.diaryofatorontogirl.com. For any inquiries, contact ...
31 Toronto Spots To Take Amazing Instagrams This Summer