Fort Erie Vacations
Fort Erie is near many of Niagara Falls’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Bridgewater Country Club and the iconic Peace Bridge. Two other popular spots that are located within a short distance of Fort Erie are the Fort Erie Historical Museum and the Willoughby Historical Museum.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. There are plenty of excellent destinations where you can spend a morning such as Welland Museum in Welland and the Mackenzie Printery and Newspaper Museum in Niagara-on-the-Lake. To experience Niagara Falls’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the acclaimed cultural performance centers such as the IMAX Theatre Niagara Falls.
Uncover the youthful side of the area at Marineland, the Maid of the Mist and the Fallsview Indoor Waterpark. The kids are guaranteed to have fun. Take a tour of the Aquarium of Niagara and Bird Kingdom, and learn about some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and enjoy the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy some of the tranquil parklands such as the Queen Victoria Park, the Oakes Garden Theatre and the Queenston Heights Park in Niagara-on-the-Lake. The nature preserves such as the Niagara Glen Nature Reserve, show visitors the animals and plants that exist in the local area.
Spots such as Skylon Tower, Butterfly Conservatory and Rainbow Tower are popular places for visitors to Fort Erie. Niagara Falls features some evocative reminders of the past; start your historic tour at Lewiston-Queenston Bridge in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, explore the various stores of Seaway Mall in Welland and the Canada One Factory Outlets.
At the end of a day enjoying the charms of Fort Erie, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Take your pick from the Sheraton On The Falls, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview, or the Four Points by Sheraton Niagara Falls Fallsview.