5 Things to See Around Toronto Union Station
Going to Toronto by train? Here are a few suggestions that are a walkable distance from the train station.
You are looking for a nice place to sit down, read a book and enjoy a nice view then go to the Harbour Front. With the skyline behind you while facing Lake Ontario, you are sure to feel relaxed. The Harbourfront Centre is also known as a key cultural organization. You can even take a ferry and go to the Toronto Islands. You can enjoy a stroll or even a picture perfect moment of Toronto’s unique skyline.
Where? 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto ON M5J 2G8
You are looking for a beach and you want to feel the sand between your toes, Sugar Beach is the place to go! This is another great place to relax and watch the boats go by. In the summer you can even go cool off. The best part is that it’s only a 15 minute walk from the station.
Where? 11 Dockside Dr, Toronto ON M5A 1B6
Hockey Hall of Fame
If you’ve always wanted to touch the Stanley Cup then this one is for you! You can find anything hockey related in one simple place. They have a memorabilia hall, you can play goalie, take shots and even test your hockey trivia by playing against other people through Game Time Trivia. Last but not least, if you want to go with a person that has no interest in hockey, they can spend some time in the Brookfield Place because the Hockey Hall of Fame is located inside of a mall.
Where? 30 Yonge St, Toronto ON M5E 1X8
St. Lawrence Market
If you’re a foodie and simply want to get lost through aisles of vendors then you should stop by the St. Lawrence Market. You will find more than a hundred vendors. It’s a great place to stop by and buy yourself a croissant at a local bakery.
Where? 93 Front St E, Toronto ON M5E 1C3
Toronto International Film Festival
You may have heard of this event before but did you know that they have film screenings, exhibitions and much more all year round. If you simply want to relax and watch a film then head down to their box office.
Where? 350 King St W, Toronto ON M5V 3C6
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How to Get There?
We offer Via Rail point to point tickets for all your Canadian transport needs. Rail is the easiest way to get from city center to city center. Book your Via Rail tickets here.
Coming from Toronto airport? The UP Express train is the easiest and fastest way to travel from Toronto Pearson Airport to Downtown Toronto. Book your UP Express ticket here.
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