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11 Mind-Blowing Toronto Spots Where You Can Take Amazing Photos This Summer

Reminder that the 6ix is a gorgeous city!

Stop, drop, and selfie. Whether you’re looking to fill your feed with unique portraits or simply want to put your photography skills to the test, this one’s for you. There are so many stunning places to take pictures in Toronto and you can visit all of them this summer. 

From arched bridges with unmatchable sunset views to perfectly pink parks and gardens filled with every colour of the rainbow, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to snapping pics in the 6ix.

After all, if you didn’t ‘gram it, did it even happen?

But if selfies aren’t your jam, don’t worry.

Toronto’s skyline is the perfect spot to practice taking photos, and it’s just one of many landscapes in the city that will leave you feeling breathless.

Whether you’re armed with a smartphone or are going all-out with a DSLR, Toronto is yours to capture.

So, adjust your white balance everyone and get ready to hit the town for that precious golden hour.

The beauty of the city awaits!

Scarborough Bluffs

Price: Free

Address: Scarborough, ON

Why You Need To Go: A summer trip to the bluffs will have you feeling like you're on a tropical vacation.

Polson Pier 

Price: Free

Address: 11 Polson St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can get the best photos of Toronto's amazing skyline from this spot by the water.


Graffiti Alley

Price: Free

Address: Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can admire impressive art, including a new variety of Black Lives Matter murals, and score some super colourful selfies here.


Distillery District 

Price: Free unless there's an event

Address: Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: There are so many appealing spots to stop and snap a quick selfie within the Distillery District. Just remember, some photography may require a permit.


Sugar Beach

Price: Free

Address: 11 Dockside Dr., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: With white sandy shores and pretty pink umbrellas, you'll feel like you're in a 1950s paradise here.

Edwards Gardens

Price: Free admission

Address: 755 Lawrence Ave. E., North York, ON

Why You Need To Go: From the colourful blooms to the peaceful waters, you'll find so many gorgeous photo opportunities here.

June Callwood Park

Price: Free

Address: 636 Fleet St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This park will have you feeling pretty in pink in no time.

Humber Bay Arch Bridge

Price: Free

Address: Martin Goodman Trail, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: If you're looking to capture perfect sunset shots, the views from this bridge won't disappoint.

Toronto Inukshuk Park

Price: Free

Address: 789 Lake Shore Blvd. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: These towering Inukshuks are really something to marvel at.

Nathan Phillips Square

Price: Free

Address: 100 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Is it even summer in the 6ix if you didn't stop to pose with the Toronto sign in the square?

Leslieville Dollhouse

Price: Free

Address: 35 Bertmount Ave., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This unusual gem is a must-see in Toronto. Just remember to respect the private property.

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