Put on your crowns and capes, because these dreamy spots around Ontario will make you feel like you've fallen into a fairytale. You don't need to go to Disneyland to relive your favourite childhood stories. These enchanting places are fit for a princess. Jump on your magic carpet and zoom off to Ontario's Disney places for a whimsical experience.
Ontario may not strike you as a particularly Disney-esque place, but these charming spots will have you thinking otherwise.
From dreamy rose gardens to stone castles, you'll be wishing upon a star to visit these locations.
Guild Park has enchanting woodland trails and tons of historic sculptures that will transport you to another world.
The Greek theatre is especially impressive to visit at the park, and it's the kind of place Hercules might hang out at.
You can visit a real-life Rapunzel tower in Kitchener. The historic tower is situated by the Grand River and surrounded by forest trails.
Decew Falls is the perfect summer spot to adventure for some magic. The stunning waterfall is right next to an old mill which looks like the ideal setting for a Disney story.
Get ready for all your dreams to come true at these fairytale spots!
Visit Rapunzel's Tower
Address: 300 Lookout Ln., Kitchener ON
Why You Need To Go: Pioneers Memorial Tower is tucked away by the water in Kitchener. You'll half expect to see Rapunzel letting down her long hair at this historic spot.
Explore A Magical Garden
Price: $18 per adult
Address: 680 Plains Rd. W., Burlington, ON
Why You Need To Go: Wander through roses and past cascading fountains at the Royal Botanical Gardens.
Splash Beneath A Dreamy Waterfall & Old Mill
Address: Decew Falls, St. Catharines, ON
Why You Need To Go: Decew Falls has a whimsical mill perched beside a shimmering waterfall.
Let Your Inner Princess Shine At Boldt Castle
Price: US$10 per adult
When: May to October
Address: 1 Heart Island, Alexandria Bay, NY
Why You Need To Go: While this whimsical castle isn't technically in Ontario, all you need to do is hop on a boat to get to it. Perched on an island near Kingston, this stunning stone fortress is straight from the pages of a fairytale book.
Wander Across Karlo Estates Bridge
Price: $4 + per tasting
Address: 561 Danforth Rd., Wellington, ON
Why You Need To Go: Karlo Estates Winery has a stone bridge that gives off some major magical vibes. Hopefully, you won't find any trolls lurking beneath it!
Feel Like Royalty At Guild Park
Address: 201 Guildwood Pkwy., Scarborough, ON
Why You Need To Go: This picturesque Toronto park has woodland trails and historic sculptures, including a Greek theatre. This looks like the sort of place where Hercules might hang out.
Have A Chat With The Wise Old Oak
Address: Healthy Valley Trail, Woolwich, ON
Why You Need To Go: While this may look like something from Pocahontas or even Game Of Thrones, this tree actually exists in Ontario and you can visit it on your next hike.
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