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18 Things You Need To Do In Toronto If You're Only Here For 24 Hours

So you finally decided to come visit the greatest city in the world eh? It's about time. Toronto has one of the most unique tourist scenes around. We've got plenty of restaurants, museums and attractions that simply cannot be missed. 

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If you're here for 24 hours or less, you probably want to make sure that you're doing all the best things. It's hard to see the whole city in a day, and we hope you'll come back and check out the rest. 

But for now, here's a list of some must see sights in the city if you only have 24 hours:

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1. Grab brunch at one of the amazing breakfast places in the city!

2. Start the morning with some zen at a ganja yoga class at The House of Yoga // 714 Bloor St. W.

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3. Wander the Toronto famous Kensington Market before it gets crazy.

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4. Watch the sunrise over the Toronto skyline at the incredible Riverdale Park East // 550 Broadview Ave.

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5. Before it gets too busy in the afternoon, visit Hanlan’s Point Beach // Lakeshore Ave for a morning dip.

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6. Grab coffee at one of Toronto's unique coffee shops before your afternoon adventures.

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1. Get day drunk with your friends at the popular Toronto patio, The Porch!

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2. Get fancy in the afternoon and grab lunch at an amazing restaurant in Yorkville!

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3. Spend the afternoon shopping along the famous Queen West strip in downtown. 

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4. Explore the Toronto harbour by boat at Harbourfront Canoe and Kayak Centre

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5. Enjoy a luxurious afternoon at one of Toronto's amazing spa facilities. 

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6. Really check out the city in 1 shot by going on a Sightseeing Tour by bus!

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1. Experience Toronto's diverse culture by visiting a unique restaurant from around the world. 

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2. Spend your night at a midnight showing at the Docks Drive-In.

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3. Get sweaty at one of Toronto's coolest dance clubs. 

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4. Check out some super cool themed restaurants unique to Toronto.

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5. Visit Ripley's Aquarium after 7:00pm for Sharks After Dark 

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6. Conclude your trip by watching the sunset at one of Toronto's coolest spots. 

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