If you live in or near Ontario, then you have probably heard of the stunning Cottage Country, and maybe you have even already been. But there is always so much more to discover and experience at this lovely destination. Read on to learn about more fabulous places to take your Volkswagen in the Cottage Country. Some destinations that are closer to the City of Orillia are Muskoka, Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton County and Parry Sound District. Brace yourself for this adventure through the Cottage Country!
No matter which VW vehicle you have, whether the small Golf or the giant Touareg, be assured that it is reliable and powerful to take you on this adventure you are about to embark on. Make sure you journey through the Cottage Country with the VW vehicle that best fits your needs and take your family and friends on a great adventure.
Muskoka is only a 40 minutes drive away from Orillia via the Burnside or Wainman lines and the Upper Big chute. So there is no excuse for not visiting this wonderful city. There are many lakes including Lake Muskoka and Lake Joseph for you to visit. You can also expect to see picturesque towns and villages as you drive along the streets of Muskoka. This is the perfect destination for an entertaining weekend with family and friends. Some fun activities include sailing, waterskiing, and canoeing. Make sure you have all the necessary accessories for your VW vehicle to transport your hiking and camping gear. And yes, the adventure begins!
Kawartha Lakes is also a popular destination in Cottage Country. It is only a 40-55 minutes drive from Orillia via Kirkfield road or Simcoe County road. Make sure to check out the many scenic rides in Kawartha, especially during the fall when you get to witness the leaves turning into beautiful colours. There are not only lakes, but you also get to go to the beach and enjoy the hot summer sun. And remember, a lake it never too far in Kawartha!
Haliburton County also known as “Haliburton Highlands,” is a very famous destination all-year round. Enjoy the beautiful lakes in the summer and other fun activities such as dog sledding, ice fishing and ice climbing in the winter. Even though this destination is a little bit of a longer ride of around one and a half hours via the Monck and Geert Roads, it is a ride that is definitely worth your time.
Another popular Cottage Country destination in the central Ontario area is Parry Sound. It is also a one and a half hours drive from Orillia via Trans-Canada highway or Burnside line. This drive is totally worth it as it takes you to the beautiful scenery in Parry Sound and also, you get to visit the many provincial parks and beautiful cottages in the area. And also make sure to enjoy the lovely and beautiful Waubuno Beach in Parry Sound.
Visit these wonderful destinations all year round in Cottage Country. Grab your friends, family and VW vehicle for a fun and splashy adventure in Cottage Country!