Things to Do in Elora Ontario on a Day Trip

Things to Do in Elora Ontario on a Day Trip, Elora, Ontario (B)

One of the many small villages in rural Ontario is Elora, located along the gorgeous Grand River in Southern Ontario. It’s a charming destination for a day trip from Toronto. There are so many things to do in Elora Ontario, for every type of traveller. One of the famous Group of Seven painters, A.J. Casson, called Elora “Ontario’s Most Beautiful Village.” I have to agree, and at some point, I was even beginning to feel like I was in a small town in Italy. 

If you love the outdoors, there are parks, extreme activities like river tubing and zip-lining, and hiking. For the shopaholic, you’ll love the authentic, original Mom & Pop shops in the Elora downtown area – trust me, these days, it’s all about supporting local businesses. For my foodie friends, there are numerous places to eat, from fine dining to cute cafes. Lastly, if you love art, you can visit one of the several galleries or make your own art at one of the many art classes. 

- The first visitors were Roman Catholic missionaries who arrived in the 1600s. They attempted to turn the Indigenous People into Christians. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Things to Do in Elora Ontario on a Day Trip
Guide Location: Canada » Elora
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Christopher Rudder
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • The Lost and Found Cafe
  • The Wild Tart
  • The Elora Cafe 
  • Wreckless Eric
  • Elora Gorge Lookout
  • Bissell Park
  • Elora Centre Green Space
  • The Elora Gorge Trail
  • Elora Cataract Trailway
  • The Elora Quarry Conservation Area
  • The Elora Gorge Conservation Area
  • One Axe Pursuits
  • Elora Rapids & Adventure Tours
  • Elora Raft Rides
  • Elora Mill Restaurant
  • The Friendly Society
  • The Evelyn
  • LaFontana
  • Sweet Distractions
  • Elora Mews
  • The Wellington Museum and Archives
  • Elora Centre For The Arts
  • Blown Away Glass Studio
  • Elora Farmers Market
  • The Cellar Pub
  • Elora Brewing Company
  • Handsome Devil Bistro
  • The Elora Mill Country Inn and Restaurant
  • The Village Inn
  • The Cheshire Cat Bed and Breakfast
  • Bissell Park, Elora
  • Beatty Park, Fergus
  • Stait Park, Fergus
  • Farmers Market
  • Elora Gorge
  • the Elora Community Arena
  • the Elora Visitor Information Centre