Getting Here

Each year, our area welcomes more than a million visitors; just three short hours from Toronto, two hours from Ottawa and roughly three hours from Montreal, the breathtaking 1000 Islands is perfect for a quick getaway that will restore, revitalize and renew.

Visitors from the U.S. can arrive to the 1000 islands within just 15 minutes of crossing the border from New York State.

Easily accessible just off the 401 or Highway 2

Hours from Montreal
Hours from Ottawa
Hours from Toronto
Minutes from the border
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Getting Here

What to Bring

With an abundance of things to do and see in the 1000 Islands, it’s important to make sure you’re adequately prepared for any exciting experience that may come your way. Here are some packing essentials to consider so you’re primed to adventure no matter what

Just in Case
Kickstart your visit – 1000 Islands Gananoque

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