Cycling in Niagara on the Lake

Cycling in Niagara on the Lake

Cycling in Niagara on the Lake

Spending the Day Cycling in Niagara on the Lake is a Wonderful Way to Experience all the Sights and Sounds the Town has to Offer.

Niagara on the Lake, located just outside of Niagara Falls, ON, is one of the most beautiful, historic and picturesque towns in Ontario.

Spending the day cycling in Niagara on the Lake is a wonderful way to experience all the sights and sounds the town has to offer.

Niagara Bicycle Rentals

Niagara River Recreation Trail

Niagara River Recreation Trail

Starting in Niagara on the Lake, the Waterfront Trail heads south along the 56 km Niagara River Recreation Trail.

From early spring to late fall, Niagara Wine Tours offers a variety of bicycle rental options – each including a free tasting voucher for a featured winery of the day! Each bike is personally fitted to meet you needs and to ensure that you have a safe, comfortable and fun ride!

Now that you’ve decided to cruise the town, we’ve put together a list of things to do in Niagara on the Lake to help you make the most of your visit.

Wine Tours and Tastings

Niagara on the Lake is famously known as Niagara’s Wine Country, so taking a tour of some of our award winning wineries should definitely be on your To Do list! If your preference is small boutique style wineries or organic and LEED certified environmentally friendly vineyards, then making a stop at wineries like Stratus, Frogpond Farm, and Southbrook Vineyard will definitely please your environmentally sustainable palate!

Many wineries also offer full service dining with delightful and delicious, locally sourced menu options. All that cycling will make you hungry, so adding a full lunch or dinner to your winery tour is definitely a great idea. Check out Kitchen76 at Two Sisters Vineyards for Italian inspired fare, OLiV Tapas Bar & Restaurant at Strewn Winery for tapas, artisan pizza or a full fine dining experience, or The Restaurant at Vineland Estates for beautiful wine and food pairing for lunch or dinner.

Shopping

Niagara-on-the-Lake: Old Town

Niagara-on-the-Lake: Old Town

The Heritage District showcases the Town's history and the buildings tell the story of the architecture of years past.

Like to shop…or simply browse? Niagara on the Lake offers an amazingly unique shopping experience at each store. Shops offer one of a kind and fine goods including clothing, jewellery, hats and accessories, baked goods, chocolates and home made jams and jellies. You can also find local cheese, sauces and spices. The antique and welcoming feel of the shops and boutiques will enhance your retail therapy experience!

Niagara River Recreation Trail

If you’re the energetic type or an avid cycler, then spending some time on the Niagara River Recreation Trail is a must!

The trail is a 56 km bike path running parallel to the Niagara Parkway. Start in Niagara on the Lake, travel through Niagara Falls and end up at Fort Erie's beaches! Along the way you’ll pass so many historic sights and attractions that you’ll have a hard time choosing which ones to see. There’s wineries, the Butterfly Conservatory, the beautiful Niagara Botanical Gardens, the mighty Whirlpool and, of course, Niagara Falls – just to name a few!

Take a Break and Relax!

After all that cycling, you’ll need some time to relax! Give your legs a rest while taking a horse drawn carriage ride through Historic Old Town Niagara on the Lake.

There are also plenty of parks to enjoy while taking in some quiet time. Old Town boasts 11 stunning parks, while the rest of Niagara on the Lake has another 9 parks and green space for your enjoyment, recreation and relaxation.

Historic Fort George

Historic Fort George

Historic Fort George

Visitors to Fort George National Historic Site can step back in time to experience the early military history of Niagara.

Historic Fort George is, by far, one of the most interesting places to visit in Niagara on the Lake.

Take a step back in time to the 19th century and tour the military architecture. You can see the Blockhouses, Officers' Quarters, and Guard House, as well as the powder magazine, which is the oldest military building in Ontario, and the only surviving building of the Battle of Fort George. During the summer, you can experience live demonstrations, and taste traditionally prepared food in the Officer's Kitchen.

Enjoy Your Cycling Tour!

With so many sights to see, tastes to sample, and experiences to be had, a day spent cycling in Niagara on the Lake will be one that you’ll remember.

Niagara Wine Tours’ Bicycle Rentals will help get you started on an amazing adventure!

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Worry Free Touring

Each of our specially designed wine tour packages, along with our experienced and friendly tour guides, offer a unique, fun and worry free experience! We look after all the details so you can enjoy each moment of your wine country adventure!

Niagara Wine Tours   Cycling Tours