Located on the shores of Georgian Bay, the town of Parry Sound, sometimes called “The Sound,” boasts incredibly outdoor activities, including canoeing, kayaking and hiking, as well as intriguing museums, beaches and a performing arts centre.
Explore the famous 30,000 Islands aboard the Island Queen Cruise in Parry Sound. The stunning scenery throughout the region attracts visitors from around the world to experience its marine heritage sites, lighthouses, towering cliffs and clear, sparkling waters.
Where is Parry Sound?
The town of Parry Sound is located on the eastern shore of Georgian Bay, about 125 kilometres north of Barrie.
Travel to Parry Sound by car from Toronto, with easy access from Highway 400. Bus service is provided by Ontario Northland and rail service by VIA Rail. You can also fly into Parry Sound Municipal Airport via small commercial flights or charter flights with Georgian Bay Airways.
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Things to do in Parry Sound
Have fun at the beach
Visit a hockey legend museum
Attend a classic concert
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Last updated: February 16, 2024