14 days in Cobourg, Kingston & Ottawa Itinerary

14 days in Cobourg, Kingston & Ottawa Itinerary

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Cobourg
— 3 nights
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Kingston
— 3 nights
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Ottawa
— 7 nights

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Cobourg

Cobourg ©
Cobourg is a town in the Canadian province of Ontario, located in Southern Ontario east of Toronto and east of Oshawa. Get out of town with these interesting Cobourg side-trips: Riverview Park and Zoo (in Peterborough), Maple Crescent Farm (in Campbellcroft) and Millbrook Valley Trails (in Millbrook). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Primitive Designs, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Anglican Church, take in the pleasant sights at Holton Flowers, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cobourg trip tool.

Toronto to Cobourg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. While traveling from Toronto, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Cobourg, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kingston.

Things to do in Cobourg

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Port Hope, Riverview Park and Zoo, Stephen's Gulch Conservation Area, Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park, Dare 2 Dream Farm
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Cobourg  Beach ©
Cobourg Beach
Riverview Park and Zoo ©
Riverview Park and Zoo
Primitive Designs ©
Primitive Designs

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Kingston

Kingston ©
Called the "Limestone City" because it contains many white-stone buildings, Kingston served as the first capital of Canada.
Venture out of the city with trips to Broken Stone Winery (in Hillier), Wellington Heritage Museum (in Wellington) and Picton (Lake on the Mountain & Sandbanks Provincial Park). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Fort Henry National Historic Site, explore the galleries of Martello Alley, pause for some photo ops at Gaskin Lion, and stroll around Joel Stone Heritage Park and Splash Pad.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kingston trip planner.

Getting from Cobourg to Kingston by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ottawa.

Things to do in Kingston

Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Picton, Broken Stone Winery, Wellington Heritage Museum, Joel Stone Heritage Park and Splash Pad
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Sandbanks Provincial Park ©
Sandbanks Provincial Park
Fort Henry National Historic Site ©
Fort Henry National Historic Site
Kingston Waterfront ©
Kingston Waterfront

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Ottawa

Ottawa ©
A major center of technology nicknamed "Silicon Valley North," Ottawa offers visitors a modern flavor with its range of trendy hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Change things up with a short trip to Omega Park in Montebello (about 1h 10 min away). There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Hill and Buildings, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gatineau Park, see the interesting displays at National Gallery of Canada, and explore the activities along Rideau Canal National Historic Site.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ottawa online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kingston to Ottawa in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ottawa

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Gatineau, Omega Park
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Parliament Hill and Buildings ©
Parliament Hill and Buildings
Rideau Canal National Historic Site ©
Rideau Canal National Historic Site
Canadian War Museum ©
Canadian War Museum

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