If you've been craving those tropical vibes, then you'll want to visit these spots around Toronto this summer.

From white sand beaches to colourful restaurants, you'll feel like you've taken a trip to the Caribbean without hopping on a plane.

Barangas On The Beach

Price: $10+ per dish

Address: 380 Van Wagner Beach Rd., Hamilton, ON

Why You Need To Go: Dine like you're on holiday at this waterfront patio, which boasts stunning views and delicious Mediterranean cuisine.

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Sandbanks Provincial Park

Price: Prices vary

Address: 3004 County Rd. 12, Picton, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can lounge on white sand at this park, which features three stunning beaches and the world's biggest baymouth barrier dune formation.

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Motel

Price: $17+ per dish

Address: 359 Barton St., E., Hamilton, ON

Why You Need To Go: Put on your tropical T-shirt because this patio is full of vacation vibes. You can enjoy unique breakfast dishes like champagne pancakes while soaking up some sun.

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Watering Can Flower Market Garden Tea

Price: $40 per person

Address: 3711 King St., Vineland, ON

Why You Need To Go: Sip tea and enjoy sandwiches and treats in a lush tropical garden. Reservations are required in advance.

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Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory

Price: $17 per adult

When: Plans to open July 23, 2021

Address: 2565 Niagara Pky., Niagara Falls, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore pathways lined with tropical plants and blooms at this butterfly-filled conservatory just outside of the city.

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Chubby's Jamaican Kitchen

Price: Prices vary

Address: 104 Portland St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Dine like you're on holiday at this tropical-themed patio. With fruity cocktails and Jamaican dishes, you'll forget you're in the city.

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Port Dover Beach

Price: Free

Address: Port Dover Beach, Port Dover, ON

Why You Need To Go: Perhaps one of the most tropical places in Ontario, Port Dover beach features sandy shores and palm trees.

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Grand Bizarre

Price: $7.50+ per ticket

Address: 15 Saskatchewan Rd., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can imagine you're at a Caribbean resort while hanging out at Toronto's largest poolside patio this summer. Complete with private cabanas, pools, and delicious food, it's as good as being on vacation.

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