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We love seeing the look that spreads across visitors’ faces when they learn that the southern tip of our region dips onto the same latitudinal plain as northern California. The expression of disbelief quickly turns into a satisfied grin when they realize they’ve discovered a getaway destination that offers world-class freshwater beaches and water sports, some of the continent’s best birding, a rapidly evolving wine and culinary scene and the friendliest communities on the planet.
Now that we’ve let you in on the secret, it’s time to come and discover it for yourself. Use our website to learn more about the world-class waterfronts, best-in-class birding, wonderful wineries, fabulous festivals, and so many ways to play that are found on and in between our Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair and Lake Huron shorelines.
Dive into our must visit destination of entertainment, sports and conventions. Enjoy our Forest City all year round full of arts, culture, music, culinary delights and more! We’re a city that is ready for both fun and relaxation. We can’t wait to see you!
Explore the outdoor adventures, beaches and farm markets of Norfolk County: Ontario’s Garden. We are home to great fishing, cycling and hiking, plus superb restaurants, arts, culture and theatre.
Experience stunning shoreline, picturesque towns and villages, a rich agricultural heritage and coastal cruising routes.
Travel the Underground Railroad, or experience reeling in the big one on one of our world-class freshwater lakes!
We are Canada's southernmost destination with 100 miles of waterfront, a fascinating rum-running past, Canada’s largest casino resort, and home to EPIC Wine Country.
Your next adventure begins on Ontario’s Blue Coast. Discover internationally renowned Blue Flag beaches, sip your way across the province’s newest emerging wine region, and explore breathtaking natural scenery.
Enjoy learning about local history at one our museums, apple picking at a local orchard, hiking the snow covered trails and more in Middlesex County.
Unplug with a trip to Oxford. Discover delicious local food, enjoy our rich culture, take part in a unique experience and cycle across beautiful farm land. You’ll love our local history, events and live entertainment. There’s never been a better time to slow down, unplug and tour Oxford.
Take a relaxing trip to the countryside and enjoy the beautiful scenery and quaint small towns and villages. Secluded wooded trails, farmland, the mighty Grand River (a Canadian Heritage River) and picturesque Lake Erie are the backdrop to your next adventure.
The waterfronts of Ontario’s Southwest are best known for summer fun at world-class beaches, but visit in the fall and you’ll discover plenty of other great recreational activities near our coasts and waterways. Fall also means fewer crowds and bursts of autumn colour, making this the perfect time to experience nature and get outside.