Gananoque and the 1000 Islands
Located along the St. Lawrence River, Gananoque and the 1000 Islands is one of North America’s most beautiful and unique destinations. It’s home to two UNESCO recognized sites; the Rideau Canal and the Frontenac Arch Biosphere.
The region is home to famous castles and cottages, shipwrecks, national parks, historic War of 1812 sites, theatres, festivals and a casino. It also boasts an abundance of natural beauty with rocky shorelines, sandy beaches, captivating rural pastureland and of course, a myriad of islands.
Where is Gananoque and the 1000 Islands?
Gananoque and 1000 Islands is located just 15 minutes from the Thousand Islands Bridge linking Canada and the U.S. The region is roughly a two-hour drive west of Ottawa and three hours from the Greater Toronto Area.
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Things to do in Gananoque and the 1000 Islands
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Last updated: February 16, 2024