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“Fantastic Family Fun Day” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Toronto Islands

Toronto Islands
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Toronto Islands Morning Bike Tour
Ranked #1 of 500 things to do in Toronto
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Owner description: Park consisting of four main islands and containing trails, beaches and children's amusement rides.
Heckmondwike, England, United Kingdom
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“Fantastic Family Fun Day”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

I spent 2 days on the island (avoiding the Nudist beach at the north of the island) visiting the fun park, old houses, and east beach where we swam and sailed model boats.
The weather was in our favor and we had an awesome time, the kids fun fair was absolutely amazing with adult rides shrunken down to kids level my 4 year old road the roller coaster, rocket ships, pirate ship and much much more. People were amazingly friendly and the walks were beautiful and clean.

If you're in Toronto and you have some time to yourself The Island is a Must !

Visited October 2012
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Barrie, Canada
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“Fun for everyone!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

I love going to Toronto Island!! The ferry isn't to expensive and departs regularly. There are several different parks you can walk through and explore. There's a couple of different restaurants that have great menu items!! The Carousel Café is a personal favorite! If you've got young kids, take them to the amusement park, which is lots of fun! Some great points of interest are the Franklin Children's Garden (which as adults we had fun going through), the Gibraltar Point Lighthouse, Wading Pool, Amazing Maze and more!! You can also rent a bike and explore the island faster and take it all in. Take in a day at the beach but it's best to bring a picnic to avoid high food costs. Toronto Island is a definite must!

Visited July 2012
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Toronto, Canada
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“Peaceful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2013

Take the ferry to the Islands. Relax, enjoy the fresh air or go down to Centerville and enjoy the day. Boat trip around the Islands are possible

Visited August 2012
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Calgary, Canada
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“Follow the crowd "to the beach"”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2013

Catch a ferry over to the island for a days fun on the beach. Brave the queue to get onto the ferry it is worth it. There is a large park and sandy beach. A few fast food stops such as Pizza and drinks. Better to pack a picnic. You can rollerblade too if you are so inclined.

Visited July 2012
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Nottingham
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“Lovely walk”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2013

We had a lovely walk on a sunny day in the week. There were few families about, ti was mainly adults out for a walk in the sunshine. it was very quiet.
We couldn't hire a bike, as the ID required was health card or driving licence, and as foreign travellers, we were not carrying anything other than cards or hotel documents and they wouldn't accept these. This was a shame, as we had waited for them to open.

Visited May 2013
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