Soft, sandy shores and gorgeous blue waters might sound like something you'd find on a trip to Florida, but these white sand beaches in Ontario are just as dreamy.

Boasting stunning views and tropical vibes, you'll feel as though you're on a tropical vacation when relaxing at these spots.

Port Dover Beach

Price: Free

When: Opening date to be announced

Address: Port Dover, ON

Why You Need To Go: You'll feel like you're on a tropical vacation at this gorgeous beach, which even has palm trees to lounge under.

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Dunes Beach

Price: Prices vary

Address: West Lake, ON

Why You Need To Go: Located in Sandbanks Provincial Park, this stunning beach has giant sand dunes that will sweep you away to a whole other world.

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Cobourg Beach

Price: Free

Address: 138 Division St., Cobourg, ON

Why You Need To Go: Featuring soft sand and a boardwalk trail, this spot is the perfect place to soak up some summer sun.

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Turkey Point

Price: Prices vary

When: May 14, 2021 to October 14, 2021

Address: Turkey Point Rd., Simcoe, ON

Why You Need To Go: Located in Turkey Point Provincial Park, this spot boasts 2 kilometres of sand and stretching blue waters.

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Wasaga Beach

Price: Free

Address: Wasaga Beach, ON

Why You Need To Go: As the world's longest freshwater beach, this place is worth adding to your bucket list. It has gorgeous white sand that stretches as far as the eye can see.

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Sauble Beach

Price: Free

Address: Sauble Beach, ON

Why You Need To Go: According to the website, Sauble is rated as Canada's top freshwater beach, and with its dreamy white sands and adorable town, it's easy to see why.

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North Beach

Price: Prices vary

When: June 12, 2021, to September 19, 2021

Address: 440 North Beach Rd., Consecon, ON

Why You Need To Go: Located in North Beach Provincial Park, this beach features 1,200 metres of sandy shore to enjoy.

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Nickel Beach

Price: Parking fees

When: Opening date to be announced

Address: 69 Lake Rd., Port Colborne, ON

Why You Need To Go: You'll feel like you've hopped on a plane and jetted off on a tropical vacation while enjoying the white sand at this spot.

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Grand Bend

Price: Free

When: Opening June 22, 2021

Address: 90 Main St. W., Grand Bend, ON

Why You Need To Go: The Main Beach is one of 27 beaches in Canada to earn Blue Flag status for its safety regulations. It has gorgeous white shores and blue waters you'll want to splash in all summer long.

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