One of the best ways to really "know" a place is to experience the sights and sounds of the area. For some, this involves outdoor activities, shopping, or live theatre; for others, this involves absorbing the history and cultural aspects of the area. With plenty to see and do amid the spectacular natural surroundings of Quinte West, residents and visitors alike will find lots of activities that match their interests.
Just a short drive from Toronto (1.5 hours) and Ottawa (2.5 hours), Quinte West is a popular destination for the many outdoor activities it offers in all four seasons. Quinte West also offers cultural festivals, events, and attractions that honour the unique heritage of the area -- both the people who first settled here and the industries that nurtured its growth.
Whether you're planning an activity-filled intinerary or a more relaxed getaway, Quinte West has what you're looking for. If you're just passing through, we hope you'll come again and get to know us better.
Explore and discover -- Experience Quinte West