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11 Fun Things To Do In Ontario This Summer For $30 Or Less

No need to sweat about the price.

Toronto Senior Staff Writer

11 Fun Things To Do In Ontario This Summer For $30 Or ...

You don't need to blow all your money in order to have fun in Ontario this summer; you can enjoy these warm-weather activities for just $30 or less.

Lace up your hiking boots and explore massive caves or collect a stunning bouquet of flowers without sweating about the price.

Spend A Day In The Great Outdoors

Price: $28.50 per adult

Address: 260 Scenic Caves Rd., The Blue Mountains, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can spend an entire day at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, which features tons of summer activities. The day pass includes trail access, Southern Ontario's longest suspension bridge, and the cave trails.


Zoom Around A Race Track

Price: $12 per driver per 5-minute race, $4 per rider

Address: 4960 Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, ON

Why You Need To Go: Buckle up for the ride of your life the Niagara Speedway's multi-level go-cart track.


Take A Fluffy Alpaca On A Walk

Price: $20 per person

Address: 13557 Little Lake Rd., Colborne, ON

Why You Need To Go: It doesn't get cuter than a trip to Old Mill Alpacas. You can take a stroll with some furry friends, but don't forget to book in advance.


Pedal Around An Island

Price: $9+ per hour for bike, $8.19 ferry fee per adult

Address: Toronto Island, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Pedal around an island with the Toronto Island Bicycle Rentals. It's the perfect way to enjoy the summer sun.


Experience Jurassic Park In Real Life

Price: $30 per vehicle

Address: 2206 County Rd. 38, Indian River, ON

Why You Need To Go: Canada's Dinosaur Park is filled with life-sized, moving dinos, and you can drive along roads lined with the massive creatures.


Cozy Up By A Campfire

Price: $113+ per group of 5-6

When: July & August

Address: 7893 Bleeks Rd., Munster, ON

Why You Need To Go: It isn't summer without a bonfire or two, and you can enjoy hot dogs, s'mores, and more at the Saunders Farm campfire experiences.


Adventure Through Limestone Caves

Price: $10 per adult

Address: 407 Scenic Caves Rd., Lion's Head, Municipality of Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore some of the largest limestone caves in the province at Greig's Caves. You can climb your way to stunning views of Georgian Bay, and admission is cash only.


Hunt For Sparkling Gemstones

Price: $2 per pound

Address: 31241 Hwy 28 E., Bancroft, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can gather your own glimmering gemstones from the Princess Sodalite Mine and even take them home with you.


Get Lost In Fields Of Flowers

Price: $7.08+ per person

Address: 2468 25 Side Rd., Milton, ON

Why You Need To Go: Lochland Botanicals boasts endless rows of gorgeous blooms, and you can even pick your own bouquet. Don't forget to book a spot in advance.


Roller Skate Like You're In Venice Beach

Price: $18 for first hour

Address: 250 Fort York Blvd., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Glide around a figure-eight rink at Retro Rolla's outdoor roller skating. You'll feel as though you've gone back in time at this retro experience.


Watch A Movie Under The Stars

Price: $30 per carload

Address: 1521 Prince Edward County Rd. 1, Bloomfield, ON

Why You Need To Go: Cozy up in your car and enjoy some movies on the big screen at the Mustang Drive-In PEC.


Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.

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