Lost Ships & Thousand Islands

3-Day Thousand Islands Boat Trip

Prices from £198 pp

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Duration3 days / 2 nights (flexible)

LocationRockport - Thousand Islands

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Overview

The Thousand Islands are a group of over 1800 rugged islands dotting the St Lawrence river from Kingston to Brockville. You’ll spend 2 nights sleeping in historic Rockport, so you can explore the surrounding area when you wish. During your boat trip, you’ll take a scenic journey offering picture-perfect views of the 1000 islands and learn all about the history of the great lakes.

What's included

  • Accommodation – Price based on 2 people sharing
  • Excursion

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Your day-by-day itinerary

Arrival in Rockport

Today you’ll arrive in the Thousand Islands region, on the banks of Lake Ontario. Along the coast, you’ll pass several beautiful stops, one of them being Kingston. Kingston was Modern-day Canada’s first capital and has Canada’s oldest farmer markets. After your stop, you can then continue to Rockport, where you’ll be spending the next 2 nights in a 200-year-old country inn. Rockport is a very small town, but it has a lovely marina and plenty of choice of restaurants and a cosy pub.

Building in village

Cruise the Thousand Islands

On your second day, you’ll take a cruise along the Thousand Islands. You’ll pass Boldt Castle and the lavish homes of the rich and famous. During the over 2-hour boat trip, you’ll learn the ins and outs of the region, including stories that introduce you to the history and treasures of the Lost Ships… all without needing a wetsuit! Before returning to port, you will also learn to make the world-renowned 1000 Islands salad dressing.

Boat cruising Ontario Lake with Castle in background

Once you return to shore, you can take a visit to the 130-meter-high Thousand Island tower, it gives you three different panoramic views from the observation decks where you can marvel at the surroundings and observe the St Lawrence River and 1000 islands from above.

Thousand Islands on St Lawrence

Departure

Today it’s time to leave the Thousand Islands and head to your next destination. From here, you can take a trip to the flowing Niagara Falls, or head to Canada’s capital, Ottawa.

Fishing trip on a canoe
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