A spectacular experience no matter what time of the year you come.
Gananoque is your gateway to the 1000 Islands. This picturesque town welcomes you with stunning views and an abundance of amazing things to experience.
Easily accessible just off the 401 or Hwy 2
Hours to Montreal
Hours from Toronto
Hours from Ottawa
Minutes from the Border
Ontario’s Premier Waterfront Destination
It’s the little town with the big view and one of Ontario’s up and coming tourism destinations. Sitting prettily on the St. Lawrence River, Gananoque is your direct access to the 1864 Islands that make up this amazing area called, The 1000 Islands. But, views aren’t the only reason people flock to the islands, this is truly an outdoor paradise for those who like to fish, hike, sail, scuba dive or cycle. Add in the abundance of experiences, and access to two world famous UNESCO designated sites: the Frontenac Arch Biosphere and the Rideau Heritage Route and you’ve just found a small piece of paradise.
1000 Island Helicopter Tours offers the most spectacular views of the islands through five unique tours. Featuring the 1000 Islands, Boldt Castle and Two Castle Tours, this is an adventure you won’t want to miss!
The most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! 1000 Islands Kayaking is excited to provide you with nationally certified guides for a multitude of kayaking programs, from day tours to camping to skills courses.